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Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean wrote to John Kean, her brother, addressed to Mr. Watson's at Cold Spring, Putnam County, NY. She updated him on family and friends in Elizabethtown. She also wrote about the Polish Revolution and how their step-grandfather, Julian Ursin Niemcewicz, was being called the Lafayette of Poland. Susan Ursin Niemcewicz was worried for his safety and that he might be arrested and spend his final years in prison.
People Included: Sarah Sabina Baker, John Rutherfurd, Christine Alexander William Kean, Clermont Baker, Julian Ursin Niemcewicz, Lawrence Family, Palmer Family
Places Included: Wheat Sheaf, New York
Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, later Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Fish (1815-1887)
John Kean (1814-1895)
Elizabethtown, County of Essex, NJ
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Kean, Julia U.. Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean to John Kean, February 5, 1831. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1830s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1830s/74
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