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Sarah Sabina Kean wrote from Butternuts to her son, John Kean, addressed to Highland School, Cold Spring, Putnam County, NY. Sarah apologized for not writing to John or his sister Julia, but she was so overcome at hearing of the death of Bishop Hobart she could not think of anything else. She said that she sympathizes with his widow. She also wrote about their family and her trip to Butternuts.
People Included: Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, Christine Alexander William Kean, Sarah, Uncle Jacob Morris, Mary, Ann, Mr. Noble, Robert Page, Sophia Pringle Morris, Dr. Watts, Susan Ursin Niemcewicz, Mrs. Hobart, Lewis Lee Morris and Wife, Robert Rutherfurd, John Rutherfurd
Places Included: Cooperstown, NY, Bellville, NJ, Albany, NY
Sarah Sabina Kean, formerly Sarah Sabina Morris, and later Sarah Sabina Baker (1788-1878)
John Kean (1814-1895)
Butternuts, Otsego County, NY
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Kean, Sarah S.. Sarah Sabina Kean to John Kean, September 25, 1830. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1830s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1830s/101
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