Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from Jeb and Nannie Peyton, November 11th, 1893.

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Title

Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from Jeb and Nannie Peyton, November 11th, 1893.

Subject

Description

The Peytons write to the Home asking to "get" a girl "of good mind and good health about 12 or 14 years of age" with "no relation so that she would learn to love me as a mother." They include that they have 7 boys and one 4-year old girl. They also include that they can meet her at "Paducha." Letter marked Hinkleville Ballard Co., KY.

Creator

Jeb and Nannie Peyton

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1893-11-11

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-04_072

Citation

Jeb and Nannie Peyton , “Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from Jeb and Nannie Peyton, November 11th, 1893.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed January 30, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2430.