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John Kean in Philadelphia, PA wrote to Susan Kean, addressed to Elizabeth Town, NJ. There was bad weather. He disputed sending Peter to Susan's brother's because of the dampness of the house and the possibility of someone having whooping cough. The letter discussed the issue of inheritance and a dividend dispute. John sought to purchase a larger house near the bank. People included: Peter, Mr. Livingston, Hunter, LeRoy, Major Butter, Knox, Anderson, Collins. Places included: Market Street, Chestnut Street.
John Kean (1756-1795)
Susan Kean, formerly Susan Livingston and later Susan Ursin Niemcewicz (1759-1833)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Kean, John. John Kean to Susan Kean, June 5, 1793. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/363
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