1882 Letters

May 9, 1882 letter to Oscar & Mary Ann Keith from Sarah Keith

May 9, 1882                       To: Oscar & Mary Ann Keith From: Sarah Keith A letter of condolence to Oscar and Mary Ann regarding the death of their daughter, Katie. Also writes with an update on her family, particularly that Louese and D.D. Harris were married on April 12th. She also adds a letter of condolence to… Continue reading May 9, 1882 letter to Oscar & Mary Ann Keith from Sarah Keith

1872 Letters

October 8, 1872 letter to Frank Tomlinson from Ethan Keith

October 8, 1872 To: Frank Tomlinson From: Ethan Keith, Galesburg, MI Should have answered sooner, but had been working at the Grand Rapids & Indiana Railroad. Writes that Henry is thinking of starting a jewelry store, Lucy’s baby died of water on the brain, Eugene Crawford  is going to work scaling logs for $30.00 a… Continue reading October 8, 1872 letter to Frank Tomlinson from Ethan Keith

1872 Letters

September 22, 1872 letter to Frank Tomlinson from Henry Keith

September 22, 1872 To: Frank Tomlinson From: Henry Keith, Galesburg, MI His plans to go west fell through as his friend has lost or is likely to lose his property. He will try to start a business in the fall. Scan of 1872-09-22 Henry Keith to Frank Tomlinson Galesburg Sept 22nd 72 Dear Cousin You… Continue reading September 22, 1872 letter to Frank Tomlinson from Henry Keith

1872 Letters

January 18, 1872 letter to Sarah Keith from Oscar Keith

January 18, 1872 To: Sarah Keith From: Oscar Keith, Coloma, MI Was sorry to hear that Kirby had foreclosed on their mortgage. Mentions the birth of several babies. Scan of 1872-01-18 Oscar Keith to Sarah Keith Coloma Jany 18, 1872 Dear Aunt Yours of the 21st was just recd. I was glad to hear from you… Continue reading January 18, 1872 letter to Sarah Keith from Oscar Keith

1869 Letters

December 10, 1869 letter to Luke & Sarah Keith from Oscar Keith

December 10, 1869 To: Luke & Sarah Keith From: Oscar Keith, Coloma, MI News about neighbors, both past and present. Would like Luke to talk to Mr. Streator about some money he apparently owes them. Alfleda and Mary Ann both add to the letter; Mary Ann mentions that Oscar built a cottage, and that the… Continue reading December 10, 1869 letter to Luke & Sarah Keith from Oscar Keith