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Title: Hugh Brown, Belfast, to James Brown, [Philadelphia?].
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileBrown, Hugh/169
SenderBrown, Hugh
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationunknown
Sender Religionunknown
OriginBelfast, N.Ireland
DestinationPhiladelphia, Penn.? USA
RecipientBrown, James
Recipient Gendermale
SourceD.3688/F/23: Deposited by C. MacLaughlin.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.9510028
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 12:10:95.
Word Count169
TranscriptDear James Belfast Ireland Feby [February?] 27

I take the liberty of writing
you a few lines letting you know we are all well
I in good health thank god only this little
trouble that happened us which i need not write
you; you will see the particulars in little
William Browns letter in Samuel Chist
there was 16 dollars & a good watch i understand
he is going to give it to John Gray which
when you write i hope you will allow it
to me for a keep sake it would not be worth
his while to sell it you know he is a little
greedy for Money Mrs Malcom [Malcolm?] is ded [dead?] belonging
to the trench having Nothing More to commun
i cate [communicate?]; at present as i think William
has wrote to you

excuse my Remains No more at preasant [present?]
writing for
i had a bad Your affectionate Brother
pen and no
time we Hugh Brown
are to [too?] busy

James Brown
Please to deliver it