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Title: H.Y. [Hamilton Young?], to "Dear Matty" [Martha Young?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileYoung, Hamilton/59
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.9604086
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 19:04:96.
Word Count149
TranscriptDear Matty New York 9 Feby [February?] 1788
Annexed you have copy of mine of the
14 & 19th past & since remains without hearing
from you the Novr [November?] pacquet being not yet
arrived. Mr Norris writes me the 31st
Octr [October?] that you had Drawn on him for
One thousand pounds the money in
his hands, therefore hope you have
finaly [finally?] settled with Mrs Clark
tho from what he mentions I did not expect she
woud [would?] be so light with regard to the [mode?]
of payment, however shall be pleased
to hear you have got it finished. We have
had a very Severe Winter here. I write
this by the Ship & Friends as there is
no pacquet here & you are so anxious
in hearing from me being with Love
to you & Sisters I am &c
[&c?] Capt Douglass [Douglas?]
[&c?] [&c?] Capt [McMeakin?] Belfast H Y
[Hamilton Young?]