Thursday, Aug 23rd fine day my Aunts Ann & Mariah  gave me $400,00 for Amanda & I Uncle & I went to Cooperstown & I quit claimed for Amanda & myself all right title & intrest in their possessions this money they considered as my share & Amandas share of grandfathers estate coming through our father I bought apples & peaches for Aunts & Author cards  for my boys PM Uncle & I walked around & called on some of his friends Aunts bought a new one horse carriage for $150,00 cash got 2 letters from Mag & was glad to hear from home I should have started home tomorrow but Uncle wants to go to Richfield Springs with me & he wants me to wait till Monday
 Sarah Ann Carr and Maria Carr, daughters of Isaac and Sarah (Bissell) Carr.
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