Rev George Butler to his son George

Scope and Content

Written from Winchester. Pleased with George's letter from 'the breezy North'. Church and general news.

Administrative / Biographical History

'a good report of the family at St Andrews'

This was the family of his second son Stanley who was a Professor at St Andrews University and lived there with his wife Rhoda and 2 children.

'Aunt Tully'

A family pet-name for Mary Ann Garston a younger sister of JB. She lost her husband Edgar Garston in 1873.

Biog: Canon Gowdy; F Morshead