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Title: Hamilton Young, New York to "Dear Matty", Ireland
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileYoung, Hamilton/89
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, Stranmillis, Belfast
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
Doc. No.9606040
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 19:06:96.
Word Count362
TranscriptDear Matty New York 11 July 1789

Annexed is copy of my last the [Cash?]
of [Hams?] goes try by [-?] Capt. [Cheevers?] to Liverpool
he will on his arrival there forward them by
one of the Traders. I am also sending by the Ship
Hibernia Capt. Scallon the finest piece of
Mahogany I have seen this many years
to care of Mr Norris to forward you, its 195
superficial feet he has advised me your
remittance & the Gloves & Sheeting are arrived
15th. The 6 inst. I had the pleasure to receive
your favor of the 28 April & the Ladies are
much obliged to you for the above. I debtd [debited?]
Mr Norris for your remittance & observe
you have sent the Magazines by the [St James?]
I apprehend they will find me here as she is
dayly [daily?] expected. I hope Mr Isaac is got quite
well [&?] [his?] [sisters?] [note?] is very flattering
to me considering the long friendship I have
experienced from that family. I intend [to?] find
Alex Montgomery tho [though?] has inquired of many
people from the North of Ireland. she shoud [should?]
have been more particular, if you have
an opportunity present my respects to her
& that I will continue my inquiry while
I stay. You are very welcome to the [Tabend?]
& if Molly & Belle houses each one send for
them & Charge it to my Accot [account?]. Its a fortunate
circumstance for the Nation the Kings recovering
& I always looked upon the Roman Catholics
as good Subjects when properly treated.
[Jeremy?] Hamilton must have his note
he had improved his Estate much, no doubt
Saml [Samuel?] Hyde will be the purchaser. I have
a letter from Maryland offering the Years
Interest of the Bond & requesting further
time, such is our Situation. they say they
will by no means take my deduction as
soon as they can dispose of Lands to pay it
I am under the necesssity to defer writing
you my final determination to next [---?]
I am with Love to you & Sisters
&c Pacqt [Pacquet?] Belfast H.Y. [Hamilton Young?]
wrote by Scullion & Cheevers & Copy
by Stocker