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Sarah Sabina Kean wrote to John Kean, her son, addressed to Highland School, Cold Spring, Putnam County, NY. She wrote to John primarily about his education and updated him on friends and family. She said Princeton College was his best prospect and a good college as it was attended by his father, Peter Philip James Kean, and many of his ancestors.
People Included: Sabina Cooper, Christine Alexander William Kean, Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, Dr. Watts, Charles Beck, Dr. Berinans, Mr. Nobart, Dr. Stevens, Charlotte Stevens, Cousin Mary, Cousin Catherine, William Baker, Susan Ursin Niemcewicz, Mr. Chegary, William Palmer
Sarah Sabina Kean, formerly Sarah Sabina Morris, and later Sarah Sabina Baker (1788-1878)
John Kean (1814-1895)
Ursino, Elizabeth Town, County of Essex, NJ
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Kean, Sarah S.. Sarah Sabina Kean to John Kean, October 26, 1830. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1830s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1830s/54
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