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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.06956
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0133] January-April 1797 
Title Bon-Albert Briois de Beaumez to Francis Flucker on social and family news
Date 28 April 1797
Author Beaumez, Bon-Albert Briois de (1759-ca. 1809)  
Recipient Flucker, Francis  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Expresses his happiness on receiving Francis's letter and encourages him in his studies. Writes that Francis's mother, Sarah Lyons, and his sister Harriet are doing well and describes the weather in India. Sends his love to his other step-son Thomas and to Henry Knox and his family.
Subjects Children and Family  Women's History  India  
People Beaumez, Bon-Albert Briois de (1759-ca. 1809)  Flucker, Francis (fl. 1796-1801)  Beaumez, Sarah Lyons Flucker (fl. 1784-1801)  Flucker, Thomas (fl. 1775-1801)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written Calcutta, India
Theme Children & Family; Education; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Additional Information B. Beaumez, the husband of Sarah Lyons Flucker Beaumez, is most likely Bon-Albert Briois de Beaumez (also spelled "Beaumetz"), a travelling companion of Talleyrand and former President of the French National Constituent Assembly.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859