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Title: Robert Love, Liverpool to Robert Love, Petersburg, Va.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
Filelove, robert (uncle)/125
SenderLove, Robert
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationworks for a merchant
Sender Religionunknown
OriginLiverpool, England
DestinationPetersburg, Virginia, USA
RecipientLove, Robert
Recipient Gendermale
SourceT 2393/2/30: Presented by Messrs Heron & Dobson, Solicitors, Banbridge, Co. Down.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.9405168
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 09:05:1994.
Word Count207
TranscriptLpool [Liverpool?] 30th Decr 1821
My Dr [Dear?] Robt [Robert?]

Inclosed [Enclosed?] I send you
a letter from your father which has been
too long with me own [owing?] to contreary [contrary?] winds
for ships going out to sea. I hope it will
find you in good health and peace
as it leves [leaves?] me and my family in the
same. I understand that Mr Riddle
has been in Ireland and gon [gone?] back again
and that he brought letters from you
that let them know of your wellfaif [welfare?]
I wish you a happy new year in health
welth [wealth?] and peace. We have peace and plenty
in this Kingdom, but not so in Ireland
the upper counties of that Island is
in a disturbed state and many Rigments [Regiments?]
of Solders [Soldiers?] is gon [gone?] over to put a stop to their
proseedings [proceedings?] - I hope you got my last letters
I begg [beg?] you to write as often as you can
your father and famly [family?] are all well
your grandfather is still alive and well
and lives at the castle now. your Aunt
Jane is well and famly [family?] and sends her
love to you. no more at present
from your afectenate [affectionate?] uncle
R [Robert?] Love

[addressed to:] [stamped:]
Mr Robt [Robert?] Love SHIP
at Peters & Tuffts [Tufts?]
Petersburgh [Petersburg?]
Virgina [Virginia?]