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Lynch Family Letters, 1858-1866

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444. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 23, 1866
444. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 23, 1866 Letter from Anna Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch wishing him a merry Christmas. 4p.
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037. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 17, 1859
037. Anna Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 17, 1859 Letter from Anna Lynch to brother, Bishop Patrick Lynch, regarding the health of the family, especially their brother Bernard. 4p.
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001. Bernard Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 5, 1858
001. Bernard Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- April 5, 1858 Letter from Bernard Lynch in Columbia to brother, Bishop Patrick Lynch, in Charleston. Bernard, in hopes of becoming superintendent of the Gas Works in Columbia, is seeking any information the Bishop may have on the position. 2p.
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032. Eleanor Spann to Bp Patrick Lynch -- February 24, 1859
032. Eleanor Spann to Bp Patrick Lynch -- February 24, 1859 Letter from Eleanor Spann in Galveston to Bishop Patrick Lynch in Charleston, congratulating him on his appointment to Bishop and reminiscing of earlier times in Charleston. 4p.
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115. Ellen Spann to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 14, 1860
115. Ellen Spann to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 14, 1860 Letter from Ellen Spann to her uncle, Bishop Patrick Lynch, requesting his presence at the Ursuline Convent to celebrate the feast of St. John the Baptist. 4p.
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304. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 10, 1863
304. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 10, 1863 Letter from Francis Lynch in Cheraw to Bishop Patrick Lynch mentioning the suspension of the shelling in Charleston and the news that he has had an offer on the house of their deceased brother, James. 2p.
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055. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 16, 1859
055. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 16, 1859 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch updating him on his health and informing him that he may be in Charleston soon. 2p.
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062. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- July 27, 1859
062. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- July 27, 1859 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch asking him to endorse and deposit a note for $4000. 2p.
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113. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 9, 1860
113. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 9, 1860 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch asking the Bishop if it is okay to draw a draft in his name for $800 at the Merchants Bank of Cheraw. He also mentions that recent heavy rains have allowed him to successfully use the river to ship several flats of bark. 3p.
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117. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 27, 1860
117. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 27, 1860 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch asking him to endorse a note for $3000 he has sent to "Mr. Waring cashr" at the Bank of the State of South Carolina. 1p.
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139. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 27, 1860
139. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 27, 1860 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning financial affairs and family news. Francis is eager to get the newly seceded government's business if they should need supplies and plans to write to "His Excellency next week." 4p.
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148. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 8, 1861
148. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 8, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch asking him to take receipt of a bill due him. 1p.
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150. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 9, 1861
150. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 9, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning a series of financial transactions he needs assistance with. In one instance he hopes to secure a shipment of leather before the 15th "when duties will be levied on imports." 2p.
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161. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 28, 1861
161. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- June 28, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning the success of his shoe business. Francis writes that he already has orders for 2000 pairs of Brogans. 1p.
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173. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 19, 1861
173. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 19, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch concerning his shoe business. Francis asks the Bishop to collect payment from Colonel Hatch, Quartermaster General, and deposit it in his account in Charleston to cover another note. The Bank of South Carolina has refused Francis' offer to use Confederate bonds to cover the note. 2p.
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174. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 21, 1861
174. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- September 21, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch about business and the Bishop's travel plans. Francis tells the Bishop that his "debts North do not reach $800 so I will not be any great deal inconvenienced by the Sequestration Act." He also hopes the Bishop decides against travelling to Baltimore, fearing that after the publication of the Bishop's letter to the Archbishop, "no plea would serve you in the land of Lincoln." 2p.
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182. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 16, 1861
182. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 16, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch responding to his inquiry of boarding room in Cheraw for those wishing to flee Charleston. He also touches on his shoe business, mentioning paying patent rights on a tanning process, the use of fennel, salt peter and salt in the tanning process and the delivery of 1000 pairs of shoes to the Confederacy. 4p.
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185. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 25, 1861
185. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- November 25, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch describing the state of his shoe business and his attempt to talk his 16-year old son(?), Conlaw, from volunteering for the Confederacy. 1p.
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187. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 14, 1861
187. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- December 14, 1861 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch written after hearing of the devastating Charleston fire of December 11, 1861. 1p.
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205. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 4, 1862
205. Francis Lynch to Bp Patrick Lynch -- March 4, 1862 Letter from Francis Lynch to Bishop Patrick Lynch about the status of some rental properties and the arrangements being made to receive "Col. Northrop's negroes" from the Bishop. 1p.
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