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Title: [Hamilton?] [Young?], New York, to "Dear Matty", Ireland.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileYoung, Hamilton/35
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.9604013
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 04:04:96.
Word Count207
TranscriptDear Matty New York 19 January 1787
I wrote you the 2, 8 & 10th Jns [Jan?] the first by
pacquet, the two later by Capt. Gillis of the Brig
Brownlow, the Copys [copies?] of them under Mr [Gaults?]
Cover goes by this is oppy [opportunity?] Gillis got to Sea. The
11th Jns [Jan?] & I hope will be with you before he reaches you.
I now inclose you a bill Lading for one
barrel containing Twelve of the Nicest Hams.
I will see by the bearer Capt John Hunter of the
Ship George who has promised to Deliver this letter
himself, youl [you will?] send four of them with my
compliments to Mr Isaac, as I dont write
him by this conveyance, as Mr Sadler thinks
best to take my [Andr?] & the other. I enclose you
copys [copies?] of them herewith. I am disapointed [disappointed?]
of the money expected, which I think hard as
they oblig'd me to pay - [Youl?] & [lexervius?]
Waddell empowerd them in the manner
he did he will have to look to them on a final
Setlement [settlement?] [Clis?] you dont forget the Diaper
Shirting [bring?] with Love to Sisters & Self & [Corross?]
to all friends &c.
Capt Hunter Belfast
& [Thos?] Conyngham [Cunningham?]