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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.02929
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [071] 1755 
Title John Livingston to Robert Livingston re: worry regarding the late Henry Hansen's debts
Date 13 October 1755
Author Livingston, John (1714-1786)  
Recipient Livingston, Robert  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description John expresses concern for the health of Robert's son Philip, and wishes Philip could come to New York to see a physician. He explains that the whole family is quite sorrowful over the death of their brother-in-law Henry Hansen, and are troubled with finding a way to take care of his numerous outstanding debts. At the bottom of the letter he adds that war with France seems inevitable. Docketed on address leaf.
Subjects Children and Family  Death  Health and Medical  Finance  Debt  Military History  Global History and Civics  French and Indian War  Canada  France  
People Livingston, Philip (1716-1778)  Livingston, Robert (1708-1790)  Hansen, Henry (fl. 1751-1755)  Livingston, Philip (1734-1756)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Children & Family; Health & Medicine; Foreign Affairs; French & Indian Wars; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859