Seale 1608-06 E M Kekewich to Mrs Seale 27th Feb 1803

Seale 1608-06 E M Kekewich to Mrs Seale 27th Feb 1803
Seale Family Papers       1802-1803        19thC
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Seale Family Papers:Correspondence to and from members of Seale family of Mount Boone, Hayne family and associates (transcripts) also other material related to Seale and Hayne families c.1650-1812. Property of Seale family, used with permission. Hayne family correspondence purchased by Ray Freeman, now property of Seale family, used with permission.
DHRG No:101765
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Good things sent by a Mr. Cole unpacked, Mrs. JS has to keep the damson cheese as Maria had enough of sweetmeats. Sorry Mrs. JS has no cook, Father unwilling to get one in London, to expesive advertising to risky. Mrs Kekewich had no cook, aprehensive of advertising. Betty suited Maria but she liked to finish early. So no good to Mrs. EJS with her large family, Maria had a violent cold. Mrs. Mervin promised help. The house was very new, on the other side of the road from Mrs. M and higher up then Mrs. MacLean’s, it should be aired by Lady Day in time for Maria’s confinement. Nurse not found. Betty was to make enquiries, little Granville never still. Father said he was spoilt but he was impatient with children. G was are still very bald, said papa & all gone when he wanted another sugar plum which GK gave him regularly. Mr. Lister rather better, had hoped to be in town in a month