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Title: Margaret Martin, Liverpool, to Mr.Smith, County Monaghan.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
Filemartin, margaret/67
SenderMartin, Margaret
Sender Genderfemale
Sender Occupationwaiting to embark for America
Sender Religionunknown
OriginLiverpool, England
DestinationCo. Monaghan, Ireland
RecipientMr Smith
Recipient Gendermale
Relationshipposs. a former employee of Mr Smith's
SourceD 3531/P/Box 1: Deposited by Major J.E. Shirley. #TYPE LET Shirley Papers: Margaret Martin at Liverpool to Mr.Smith, Carrickmacross, County Monaghan, 12th April 1847. [Shirley Estate?], [Farney?], [County Monaghan?].
ArchiveThe Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.9004061
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
Log02:05:1990 GMcE#CREATE created 17:08:1990 amcm inp
Word Count156
TranscriptTo Mr.W.G.Smith
Carickmacross [Carrickmacross?]
County Monean [Monaghan?]

April the 12th 1847

Dear Sir I rte [write?] you thas [these?] Few line [lines?] hoping
to Find your hounor [honour?] in good health
as God laves [leaves?] us at present thank God
dear Sir I am to inForm [inform?] you that
I thought to go to Emeraca [America?] but it is
out of my power unless you relieve
me with more money or Else imst [I must?]
devied [divide?] My poor Family and send
some of them of [off?] and Go to the poor
house me self [myself?] which is a poor plase [place?]
and I wont be Alive unless you relieve
me if you or Mr.Smith does not
Pleas [please?] send me Anan swer [an answer?] a swoon [as soon?]
as possible or else I mus [must?] send two
of them tharne [there?] No more remains
Margret [Margaret?] Martin

Liverpool 12th Sept [September?] 1847

Dr [Dear?] Sir the [trifle?] I had when
leaving was contrary to my feelings