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James Ricketts in Elizabeth Town, NJ wrote to Susan Kean, addressed to New York, NY. Mr. and Mrs. Ricketts wrote to Susan on New Year's Eve. Mr. Ricketts wrote about letters left for her. Mr. Cogniac left two letters with them and there was a letter likely from Mrs. Corvaisier. Sarah Ricketts planned to have a grand ball. People included: Mr. Cogniac, Philip Livingston, Mrs. Corvaisier, [Mr. Cornice], Mr. Reillyburgh, Cato [enslaved], Ogden, Mrs. Armstrong, Mr. Armstrong, the Bayards, Peggy. Place included: New York.
James Ricketts (1754-1824)
Susan Kean, formerly Susan Livingston and later Susan Ursin Niemcewicz (1759-1833)
Elizabeth Town, County of Essex, New Jersey
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Ricketts, James. James Ricketts to Susan Kean, December 31, 1795. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/298
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