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John Teser wrote from Baber Island, Liberty County to John Kean, addressed to Beaufort. He was on Barber Island and was informed by William Way that the land was owned by John Kean and he should contact him. He mentioned that on the islands he had some fine horses and a crop of corn. The letter spelled Kean and Cain and has many other word that are spelled phonetically.
John Kean (1755-1795)
Barber Island, Liberty County, GA
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Teser, John. John Teser to John Kean, June 29, 1789. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1780s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1780s/294
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