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Margaret Livingston wrote from Clermont to John Kean, addressed to Beaufort, SC. She congratualted him on the birth of his son, Peter Kean and talked about how divided different areas of New York were over the new Constitution. She sent John three green gage trees and a peach tree. Margaret was the daughter-in-law to John's wife, Susan Kean's, great uncle Robert Livingston.
Margaret Livingston, formerly known as Margaret Beekman (1718-1800)
John Kean (1755-1795)
Clermont Estate, New York
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Livingston, Margaret. Margaret Livingston to John Kean, 1788. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1780s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1780s/49
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