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Thomas Slater wrote from Lebanon, NY to Jacob Morris, addressed to Butternutts, Ostego County, NY to inform him of the death of Peter Kean, his son-in-law, the day before. Attached to this letter is another one dated May 25, 1931 it is addressed to Christine Griffin Kean Roosevelt, Peter's granddaughter, from J.C. Pearson. Pearson had sent her the previous letter and offered to sell it to her for $2.
People Included: Peter Philip James Kean, Sarah Sabina Kean, Mr. Dayton, Mr. Palmer
Jacob Morris (1755-1844)
Christine Griffin Roosevelt, formerly Christine Griffin Kean (1858-1936)
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Slater, Thomas, and J.C. Pearson. Thomas Slater to General Jacob Morris, October 3, 1828. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1820s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1820s/12
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