Letter

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 JKS/1/1/23
  • Dates of Creation
      23 Dec 1824
  • Physical Description
      4 sheets Tear around wax seal.

Scope and Content

Hannah Kay [mother]. Letter to James Phillips Kay (18 Albany Street, New Town, Edinburgh [Scotland]).

Dated at: [Meadowcroft] Rochdale [Lancashire].

She encloses a ten pound note from his father to go towards educational expenses. She reports that his uncle [James Kay] is close to death and that papa is visiting him. Other family news is that James Butler [cousin of James] has eloped with a Miss Morris.

Previous reference number 24.