Lee County, Iowa Territory

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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 30 September 1839

    Excerpt:
    Mrs Phebe Woodruff. Montrose Lee County Ioway Territory [stamp in red ink] FARMINGTON OCT 2 CT [stamp in red ink] MAIL 25 W. Woodruff farmington & Eunice Sept 30, 1839
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 2 July 1840

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    Montrose Lee County July 2nd 1840 My Dear Willford It is with peculiar feelings that that I sit down to write to you at this time. I have not heared from you for nearly 5 months untill now, and I have been left to wonder at it, some times thinking that you might be in prison, or where you could not write I have felt more than common lonely of late, for what reason I do not know but your letter came to hand the 24th ...
    Dates:
    July 2, 1840
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 8 March 1840

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    Montrose Lee County March 8th 1840 My Dear Willford As this is a memorable day to me I think I cannot spend it better, than in writing to my dear Willford not being unmindful that last sabbath was your birth ^day^ and knowing where we were last march about this time, leads me to exclame Ah! what geat changes may take place in one year and even in much less time— then my Willford was with me— but where is he now— far far from me acrost ...
    Dates:
    March 8, 1840
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 9 May 1840

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    Montrose Lee County May 9th 1840 My Dear Willford Think me not negligent in answering your letter when I tell you you that it about 3 weeks since I received your last communication which I was truly glad to get and perused it with much satisfaction— the most of my time since your letter came to hand has been devoted to the care of my babe for the destroyer has tried hard to get him from me but I feell as though I had the best right to him and ...
    Dates:
    May 9, 1840
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 6 October 1840

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    Lee County Iowa Territory, Sept. 6th ^Oct 6th^ 1840 My Dear Companion To day I came down to the Hawly settle ment and there I received a letter from you which I had long looked for, it afforded the pleaseing of your health inteligence of your health and prosperity in the gospel and many kind words to the children— the former I was much pleased to hear but the latter even those to
    Dates:
    October 6, 1840
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 12 January 1840

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    Mrs Phebe W. Woodruff Montrose Lee County Ioway Teritory North Americe [two stamps in red ink] SHIP LETTER 13 JA 13 1840 LIVERPOOL NEW - YORK SHIP MAR 15 Willford Woodruff Jan 12th 1840 Liverpool England ...