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Title: M Arnold, Franklin to Dear Cousin , Castledamph
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileArnold, Maggie/32
SenderArnold, Maggie
Sender Genderfemale
Sender Occupationmentions crops, prob. Farming family
Sender Religionunknown
OriginFranklin, New York, USA
RecipientSmyth, James Alexander
Recipient Gendermale
SourceCopyright Retained by Mr & Mrs J Smyth, Castledamph, Plumbridge, Co Tyrone, castledamph@btinternet.com
ArchiveMr & Mrs J Smyth, Castledamph, Plumbridge.
Doc. No.501010
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 13:01:2005.
Word Count223
Transcript[no envelope]

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Trout River
Franklin Co
August 1st 1902

Dear Cousen [cousin?]
I was glad
& much surprised to receive
your letter as I answered
your letter last year two
days after I read -it
we are all well Aunt
Jane is still alive I am
glad to see your sister is
getting along so well.
Dear Cousen [cousin?] now should
you happen to change
your mind & not go to
NY [New York?] on a trip so you
would not be priveleged [privileged?]
to pay us a visit I
want you & your sister

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to write to me occassionally [occasionally?]
& make up your mind to
be sure & you both come
next Summer & spend
Holidays with me Sisters
Jane & Lizzie intends [sic]
to be here if spaired [spared?]
all through the warm
weather next season

how does your sister
like this Country I would
like to see her we have
had a very wet time
most of July but crops
all look good, we are
getting along fine I
suppose you be (sic) to your
Uncles I would like to
see what Canada looks
like [out?] your way

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give my Love to your sister
& tell her write to me & I would
be onely [only?] too glad to see you
with Love & best wishes
to you both Your
Cousin Maggie Arnold
Trout River Franklin Co

Transcribed by Greg Floyd