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Title: Hamilton Young, New York, To "Dear Matty", Ireland.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileYoung, Hamilton/1
SenderYoung, Hamilton
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationgoods trader
Sender Religionunknown
OriginNew York, USA
DestinationBelfast, N.Ireland
RecipientYoung, Martha
Recipient Genderfemale
SourceD.729/22: Presented by Miss Duffin, Mount Pleasant, Stranmillis, Belfast.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.9607138
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 24:07:96.
Word Count137
TranscriptDear Matty New York 18 June 1791

Since writing you the 4th May I have the
5 Inst recd [received?] your [Esteemed?] favor of the 29
March, you can easily [perceive?] my
feelings on the Occasion, that with the
indisposition of Mr Isaac & your lowness
of Spirits has made me very unhappy
The People of Belfasts answer is not
yet come, I shall wait a little Longer
& if dont come shall leave this as my
own private concerns shant [shall not?] detain
me. Capt McMillin [McMillan?] Charging the
aples [apples?] was very impolite not to say worse,
I am much obliged to Mr Campbell,
My utmost wish is now to get to you
therefore shall say nothing further
but that I am with Love to our Sisters &c
P [Per?] Pacquet [Packet?] Belfast HY [Hamilton Young?]
P [Per?] the Caledonia