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THE LETTERS OF JAMES & CHARITY CLAYDON

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About forty old documents and letters relating to James Claydon and his wife Charity were found, scanned, and transcribed. Collectively, they form a picture of what life was like in the 1800's and who was who.

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DOCUMENTS

DATEDESCRIPTION

1848-APR-05

Warranty Deed for the sale of land by John & Olive Greene of Greenfield to Charity Rowland for $675.

1860-MAR-08

Then in 1860, the sale of the same 50 acres to James Wilson for $1200.

1848-APR-19

To Mr. Clayton, 15 Kinnerton St., Wilton Place, 1 ton of Walls End coals in 10 sacks, 224 lbs. coals per sack, Frederick W. Helmore & Charles Smith, Vendors.

1848-JUL-14

Passage receipt for voyage from London to New York, 4 1/2 passengers, steerage on ship Northumberland. Arrived in New York on August 31, 1848.

1873-JUN-10

Dental receipt for upper set teeth and intertining lower plate for $30 - 6/10/1873.

1873-NOV-17

Agricultural Insurance Company of Watertown, NY - receipt of policy, $10 for three years starting 12/18/1873.

1876-MAY-22

Will of Charity V. Claydon

1876-MAY-22
1876-APR-03

Will of James Claydon
Surrogate Court Petition

1876-NOV-09

Agreement - George W. Fitchener and Benjamin S. Robinson, Executor - sale of Claydon estate/property for $1000. Also see this letter, dated 1876-APR-08 from an heir.

LETTERS FROM ENGLAND

DATEFROMSENDER LOCATIONTO

1859-OCT-17
1862-OCT-31
1865-__-__
1868-NOV-26
1871-DEC-14

Philip Claydon (nephew, son of Sarah) Hendon, Middlesex, ENG
29 Oak Village, Kentish Town, London, Middlesex, ENG
[Hendon?], London, Middlesex, ENG
James & Charity Claydon

1873-APR-16
1873-APR-17
1874-AUG-05

Maria Lake (Niece, daughter of William), John Claydon (Brother) Fringford / Hethe, Oxfordshire, ENG James & Charity Claydon

1873-APR-17
(two letters)

Sophia Claydon (Niece, daughter of John) and John Claydon (Brother) Fringford, Oxfordshire, ENG James & Charity Claydon

1873-OCT-08
1874-MAY-17

Thomas Claydon (Brother) Solihull, Warwickshire, ENG James & Charity Claydon

1874-SEP-18

Ellen Cox (Niece, daughter of Thomas) Isleworth, Middlesex, ENG James & Charity Claydon

1874-SEP-30

James & Elizabeth Banks (unknown relation) 2 Devons Rd., Bow Common, London, Middlesex, ENG James & Charity Claydon

187_-OCT-25

Sarah Claydon (Daughter of John Claydon) White Hall Lodge, Bennington, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, ENG James & Charity Claydon


LETTERS FROM AMERICA - CLAYDON

DATEFROMSENDER LOCATIONTO

1876-JAN-03
1876-MAR-28

Sarah Mills (grand-niece of James Claydon, sister of Elizabeth Reeves, granddaughter of William) Seney township, Plymouth Co., IA James & Charity Claydon / Benjamin S. Robinson Esq., Executor

1876-MAR-03

Elizabeth Reeves (grand-niece of James Claydon, sister of Sarah Mills, granddaughter of William) Seney township, Plymouth Co., IA James & Charity Claydon

1860-JAN-15
1873-APR-29
1874-OCT-26

Mary (wife of Thomas Claydon, niece-in-law of James Claydon, and mother of Sarah Mills and Elizabeth Reeves) Aurora, Kane Co., IL James & Charity Claydon

1876-APR-08

Mary Ann Hollowell (sister of Thomas Claydon and Maria Lake, daughter of William) 16 Cook St., Brooklyn ED, Kings Co., NY Benjamin S. Robinson, Esq., Greenfield, Saratoga Co., NY


LETTERS FROM AMERICA - GREENE, ETC.

Friends and Family of Charity V. (ROWLAND) CLAYDON

DATEFROMSENDER LOCATIONTO

1842-APR-25

Cornelia Jane Gillespie Troy, NY Miss Charity Rowland

1875-JUN-27

Stephen Van Rensselaer "S.V.R." Greene (cousin of Charity) Cannon City township, Faribault, Rice Co., MN James & Charity Claydon

1869-MAR-28
1870-FEB-13
1876-JAN-22

Joseph & Catharine (Cousin of Charity) Greene Foote Nebraska City, Otoe Co., NE James & Charity Claydon

1872-SEP-15
1872-OCT-10
1876-MAR-27

Lydia Cook (Cousin of Charity) Sunbury, Delaware Co., OH James & Charity Claydon

1875-SEP-15

James Taylor, debtor Luzerne, NY James & Charity Claydon