File MC 1206/1-18, 808X1 - Letters from William Thomas (d c 1841) and Mary Thomas his sister [? in-law], both of King's Lynn and other members of their family (including an unnamed sister from Reading) to their brother Thomas Thomas, a farmer, of Stanbridge Mills, Lower Canada

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MC 1206/1-18, 808X1

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Letters from William Thomas (d c 1841) and Mary Thomas his sister [? in-law], both of King's Lynn and other members of their family (including an unnamed sister from Reading) to their brother Thomas Thomas, a farmer, of Stanbridge Mills, Lower Canada

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  • 1832-1851 (Creation)

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16 letters, 2 photographs

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Matters covered include family and national news, references to local unemployment and the state of the poor, the new workhouses, possible emigration of Thomas's daughter Maria, Methodist sentiments and religious affairs at Lynn, cholera and the Temperance Movement. Also photographs of the Marquis of Lorne and Princess Louise.

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9422f128-317f-49f5-9d64-471f080f60c6

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Created 25/08/2000 by droip. Modified 16/04/2012 by Droje.

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