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Title: Hamilton Young, New York, To "Dear Matty", Ireland.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileYoung, Hamilton/104
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.9606050
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 19:06:96.
Word Count239
TranscriptDr [Dear?] Matty New York, 20th Feb 90 [1790?]

I wrote you the 18 Jny [January?] by this Conveyance
since then have been made uneasy by finding
the Gentlemen I employ in London has done
a good deal of Business with France for
fear of their suffering by the Troubles there
They have no power to sell out any of my
Stock in the [three?] [-Courts?], or can they do it
without one, but they are in acct [account?] me
[It?] cash œ300 besides œ150 I drew on them last Novem.r
[November?] which there has not been time to hear of &
there will half years dividend become due
in July œ154.10.0 What I woud [would?] wish to do is
to get Wm [William?] Campbell to make some enquery
[inquiry?], & if you find it obsolutely [absolutely?]
necessary to take any proper Steps do it, & imidiatly
[immediately?] advise me by
differant [different?] oppys [opportunities?], I shall write
you by the pacquet [packet?] & advise you what I say to
them by [her?], youl [you?] [will?] be exceeding Secret in
the enquery [inquiry?] for fear there shoud [should?] be no
occasion for it I am [&c?]
[&c?] Capt Hayes Belfast HY [Hamilton Young?]
[&c?] Capt McMeakin 27 July
The St James dont goe [go?] to Belfast, Mr Baillie
not yet got her a Vessel from England who
saild [sailed?] the 5th Jany is arrived here, nothing
&c the Experiment Capt Hudson Via Newry