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Title: Prudence Love, Banbridge, to Robert Love, Belfast
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileLove, Prudence/159
SenderLove, Prudence
Sender Genderfemale
Sender Occupationunknown
Sender Religionunknown
OriginBanbridge, Co. Down, N.Ireland
DestinationBelfast, N.Ireland
RecipientLove, Robert
Recipient Gendermale
SourceT 2393/2/2: Presented by Messrs Heron and Dobson, Solicitors, Banbridge, County Down
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
Doc. No.9509139
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 29:09:95.
Word Count261
TranscriptMy Dear Robert
You left us all with sorry hearts today
I cannot tell you what I feel when I
think that I shall never see you coming in
and out againe [again?] but I hope this thought won't
be true I trust we shall meet you again on this
Garden and in yonder happy plains when
we shall part no more & strive my dear
Brother to love and serve God and happyness
[happiness?] will be your portion in time and in Eternity
be shur [sure?] and write to us and tell us if you
were home in time with the horse tell us how
all your things were got down and if you have
put up your close and when you are to goe [go?]
mind and get every thing you stand in need
of don't forget the little batch of pepermint [peppermint?]
nor more Cakes if you think you would need
them let us know how you are since you
left us omit no oppertunity [opportunity?] of writing to us
we will have many an anxious thought about
you if your mattress has been wet dont forget
to have it dried if you should find your [night?]
clothing too light put your great coat on you
mind to get the sheets also we all join in sending
our love and best wishes to you which you
shall ever have Fairwell [farewell?] my dear Brother may
God the Everlasting be with you so prays your
loving sister
P. Love

tell us if you got your note changed
for gold

Prudence Love
May 1819

Robert Love
[?] House