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Title: John McAtyer, Albany, New York, to Robert Shipboy, New York
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
Filemcatyer, john/8
SenderMcAtyer, John
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationunknown
Sender Religionunknown
OriginAlbany, NY, USA
DestinationNew York, USA
RecipientShipboy, Robert
Recipient Gendermale
Relationshipfriends, business
SourceD530/22/1: Obtained by Arthur Deane, Esq., Whitehead
ArchivePublic Record Office, Northern Ireland
Doc. No.9503018
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 10:03:1995.
Word Count187
Robert Shipboy and
Co [Company?] the Care of John Shipboy
in New York

Albany November [the?] 12 1766

friend I am glead [glad?] to hear of your saue [safe?] arival [arrival?]
I am sorey [sorry?] to aquent [acquaint?] you of my new fortune
which I supose [suppose?] you ar [are?] not on aquent [acquaintance?] with
I send you your accounts along with
this your accounts or to pay yet
but what you will find was [that?]
I am not at this present in accord as
to pay you what I have received of your
money your lotery [Lottery?] tickets Drue [Drew?] one
pries [prize?] of five pounds which I got the
half of of [sic] your part one pound tow [two?]
shins [shillings?] and six pence frend [friend?] Robart [Robert?]
I hop [Hope?] to see you by Crismes [Christmas?] in
New York and then I can setesfy [Satisfy?]
you But [er?] if you would put
your self [yourself?] to the trouble of send me
tow [two?] or three linds [lines?] to me and if
you have any eters [letters?] from Ireland
pleas [please?] to send them along with a
sure hand and in so Doing you
will obilag [obilge?] your Humbel [Humble?]
Servant John McAtyer