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Title: H.Y. [Hamilton Young?], to "Dear Matty" [Martha Young?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileYoung, Hamilton/61
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.9604088
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 19:04:96.
Word Count267
TranscriptDear Matty
I am this Moment favord [favoured?] with
yours of the 24 Decmr [December?]. It was Wm [William?] Scott he
commanded the Ship Waddell which was here
in 1775, The Minerva Capt Eccles shoud [should?]
have been arrived when you wrote perhaps
you omitted mentioning it, send the [Bess?]
if any oppy [opportunity?] direct by him. I thought it was
Jordan you mentioned not Gordon. I am
much pleased to hear Mr Campbell is
quit [quite?] recovered tell him so, Jack Young
& his Wife are such [Characters?] that wish
you or Sister may have nothing to do
with them, unless you can recover my
Money from them. I dont believe a word
of what the [they?] mention. Tom Windsor
writes the 16 Decmr [December?] to Mrs Bourdue
& Co [Company?] that
which he heard last from Mr Feltham 18
Novr [November?], he was at the Bell Inn Gloucester
& proposed soon to visit a friend of his at
Chester he said his Conduct to me has given
him [any] [an?] [idea?] of him. [Communicate?]
this immediately to Wm [William?] Norris. I am much
[worried?] for the pacqt [pacquet?] therefore conclude
Sincere Love for you & Sisters
P.S. Make my best respects to Mr Isaac &
acquaint him that his favor of the 2 Decr [December?]
is just deliverd [delivered?] me & that I will do every
thing in my power [rel?] [lost?] [in?] the Content.
I think I know Andw [Andrew?] McCormick
& shall write the Commr [Commander?] as soon as I can
get the proper information. I am &c H Y [Hamilton Young?]