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Margaret Livingston wrote from Cleremont to John Kean, addressed to Beaufort, SC. she had received his letter and the oranges he sent and expressed her gratitude. she was also glad that he, Susan, and their son arrived safely as there was a big storm the day after they left New York which caused everyone to fear for their safety. Her daughter Alida Livingston married General Armstrong and all Margaret's children except Johnny were there.
Margaret Livingston, formerly known as Margaret Beekman (1718-1800)
John Kean (155-1795)
Clermont Estate, or Clermont State Historic Site
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Livingston, Margaret. Margaret Livingston to John Kean, March 31, 1789. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1780s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1780s/255
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