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Sarah Ricketts wrote to Susan Kean in New York, New York. Sarah’s children were well over the measles but she feared they would get sick with colds. Hoped Peter recovered and that Susan’s leg was better. Received a letter from George Brown dated the 4th where he informed Sarah that he was in Philadelphia at 129 Arch Street and supposed that they would see him in New York soon. Longed to see Susan but supposed she would not be able to leave town until their brother made another dividend.
People mentioned: George Brown, Peter Kean, Mrs. Armstrong, Mrs. Livingston, Philip Livingston, and Mr. Ricketts.
Susan Kean, formerly Susan Livingston, and later Susan Ursin Niemcewicz (1759-1833)
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Ricketts, Sarah. Sarah Ricketts to Susan Kean, circa 1700s. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/671
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