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Title: Sinclair Joseph Orr, Illinois to the Hall family, Armagh.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileSinclair, Joseph Orr/80
SenderSinclair, Joseph Orr
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationunknown
Sender Religionunknown
OriginChemung, Illinois, USA
DestinationArmagh, N.Ireland
RecipientHall family
Recipient Genderunknown
SourceD 2041/13: From the papers of Thomas Hall, Loughgall, County Armagh, solicitor; purchased from J. A. Gamble Esq., 44 Taunton Avenue, Belfast 15.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
Doc. No.9311010
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogAction By Date Document added by C McK., 02:11:199
Word Count212
TranscriptDecember 14 1890

Dear Friends

I know [now?] take the Pleasure of Riting [writing?] you
those [these?] few lines hoping this Will find you all well
as this leaves me at Present thank God for his goodnss
[goodness?] to me We are having a Splended [splendid?]
Winter for so far. When I Came to New York I would have
liked to have John address. I would a went and seen him. I
would like to have his address. When you Rite [write?] as I
would like to rite [write?] to him all my Brothers are doing
Well I would like to know when you think of coming to
Chicargo [Chicago?]. I live 60 miles west of it I would
[like?] to have a Paper something like the ones you had when
I was at your Place If you woul [would?] like to have a
Paper let me know and if there is anything Strange in
Ireland. kindly Remember me to Brother William in Moy.
I woul [would?] like you to send me ant [aunt?] Mary
address when you rite [write?]. I would like to rite [write?]
to Her hoping this will find you all well with kind love to
you all Please rite [write?] soon B [by?] Riturn [return?]
of poast [post?].
from a friend
Sinclair Joesph [Joseph?] Orr
Chemug [Chenoa?] Illinose [Illinois?]
United States