Letters, 1889-1896, from Fannie [-----] in Nottoway County, Virginia, to her relatives consisting of news of her family, information on her crops and livestock, and news of people in Nottoway County including deaths.
C.; commenting on rumors of the death of Confederate General Joseph Johnston at the battle of Seven Pines (Fair Oaks); noting that the Confederates have improved in their treatment of Union wounded and prisoners; and complaining about an address given by Massachusetts Governor John Andrews, stating that Massachusetts men are fighting for the Union, not to abolish slavery.
h IS FAMILY WAS FAIRLY LARGE CONSISTING OF SISTERS NAMED m ADGE AND k ATHLEEN ALONG WITH BROTHERS t ED, f ELIX, DONALD AND a LLAN (LATTER TWO WERE KILLED IN f RANCE IN w ORLD w AR o NE FIGHTING FOR b RITAIN). His father was Walter Wilkinson His mother was Susan Pepper He married Susan Brown of Stranrear Scotland. He emigrated to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, about 1882; moved to North Bay, Ontario , then to Lee Valley. Jul 1888 THOMAS WILKINSON died in 1907, Maine Township, Linn County, Iowa and he was buried in Jordan's Grove Cemetery, Central City, Iowa. Stephen became "Grand Master of Railroad Brakemen".
h IS FATHER WAS a RCHIBALD (a RCHIE] h ARRAP w ILKINSON OF r EGINA, s ASKATCHEWAN, A NEWSPAPERMAN FOR THE r EGINA l EADER p OST UNTIL HIS DEATH IN j UNE 1941.
a RCHIE'S WIFE WAS THE FORMER m URIEL s TEDMAN OF f OREST h ILL IN l ONDON, e NGALND. Wilkins I am searching for information on William Pepper Wilkinson, born England on Aug. Reply via e-mail or to ---Duane Wilkinson 555 Washington St. with wife Anna and son Willie, living with his brother Horace WILKINSON and family.
The subject of the letter includes, the officers tooth ache and extraction, his wifes tooth extraction and gold filling, being charged in error for light blue military pants, studying field and light artillery, and the 1864 election of William Alfred Buckingham as Governor of Connecticut.
Letter, 9 April 1864, from an unknown Union officer named Andrew, stationed at Fort Scott, Arlington, Virginia, to his wife Sarah.