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Sarah Sabina Kean wrote from Butternuts, Otsego County, NY to John Rutherfurd, her uncle, addressed to Edgerston, near Belleville, NJ. She wrote that she was shocked to hear of the death of Mary Ricketts. She knew she should return to Elizabethtown, but felt that in her current state of health she would just be a burden.
People Included: Mary Ricketts, Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, Susan Ursin Niemcewicz, Jacob Morris, Dr. Watts, Mrs. Palmer, Mr. Peugnet, John Kean
Sarah Sabina Kean, formerly Sarah Sabina Morris, and later Sarah Sabina Baker (1788-1878)
Butternuts, Otsego County, NY
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Kean, Sarah S.. Sarah Sabina Kean to John Rutherfurd, July 21, 1829. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1820s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1820s/139
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