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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1846 May
Inclusive dates
1846 May
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, May 1846, from Alexander H. Terrett (ca. 1828-1866) of Washington D.C. to John Dowling of Terre Haute, Indiana, concerning his mother and slaves she had sent to Mississippi. Terrett believes his mother will move back to Virginia from Washington D.C. and will try to get her slaves back from Mississippi. He states that his family is doing well and that he and his new wife are fine. He asks how Dowling and his family are doing. Terrett also comments on the Mexican War
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Biographical or historical data
Alexander Terrett was born about 1828. In 1846 he was living in Washington D.C., but had moved to Fairfax County, Virginia, by 1850, where he became a farmer. Terrett married Elizabeth C. Payne (b. ca. 1828) 21 April 1846 in Fairfax County, and they had two children. Terrett died in Fairfax County in 1866.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000502690
Type of unit
p.

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