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Letter from David Pendleton Oakerhater to Mrs Mary Burnham
January 17, 1881

Page 1 of letter from David Pendleton Oakerhater to Mrs. Mary Burnham dated 17 January 1881

Paris Hill N.Y.
Jan 17th, 1881

My Dear Friend Mrs Burnham

I was
very sorry indeed a few days
since I hear about Your loving
Brother of death Mr. Saville
I know all the Same way
Sorrow when I know before
that my own Dear Brother
we have lost Many Years
ago It is very hard for
you of your Good Brother

Page 2 of letter from David Pendleton Oakerhater to Mrs. Mary Burnham dated 17 January 1881

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I am very Sorry for you
I pray for you I pray God
to bless you and make
your faith strong good
everlasting life but many
other pray for you I am
sure our heart So Sad
Just now Mr Saville yet happy
home up heaven best place
so lovely home Always
happy with us Jesus no
more pain or Sicking or

Page 3 of letter from David Pendleton Oakerhater to Mrs. Mary Burnham dated 17 January 1881

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Sorrow Always very full
is heart great rejoice is
father house up heaven
also many good thing
play nice music Singing
rejoice laugh no darkness
Alway very bright Beautiful
place only one the Same
way home up heaven
I do not know only one
God know what is the best
Perhaps some time again
God will be done the Same

Page 4 of letter from David Pendleton Oakerhater to Mrs. Mary Burnham dated 17 January 1881

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Happy home and See him
your dear brother also all
your folk again great rejoice
happy with us up heaven
Dear House Mother I am Sure
My heart with you so Sad
I shall have close write

Good bye from Your loving friend

David Pendleton

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