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Title: John McGoogan, [Knocknahinch?], to "Dear Brother".
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
Filemcgoogan, john/36
SenderMcGoogan, John
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationfarmer
Sender Religionunknown
OriginKnocknahinch, Co. Antrim, N.Ireland
Destinationposs. Pittsburgh, Penn., USA
RecipientMcGoogan, Samuel
Recipient Gendermale
SourceDonated by John H. McGuckin, Jr, Senior Vice President, 400 California Street, San Francisco, California 94104.
ArchiveThe Ulster American Folk Park.
Doc. No.9602133
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 22:02:96.
Word Count146
Samuel McClure

Mr Samuel [McClure?]
Elm Pr
Fayette [stained]

Dear Brother
I received your
kind and welcome letter of July 12th
and I now send you my likness [likeness?]
which I promised [so?] [Any?] [stained]
[have?] been in a frame, but I took it out
I will write again in a short
time and give you all the
information you require I only add
[now?] that I have [a?] fine young
son; born on the 21st may
Baptised on the 13th July and
his name is James Campbell
the grass seed I will send in
my next John Morgan is dead
Uncle George died on the 14th July
was buried on the 16th This year
Uncle Andrew and Aunt [as?] [were?]
Hugh is chief Boatman coast
Guards at [Eyre] bay [Cousin?]
John and ruth are at home the
rest are in [America?] young Andy
is the same as ever working at
a hundred trades.

John M Googan