Guide to the Francis Wainwright Letter, Oct. 13, 1774
Collection number: MS 39
Francis Wainwright (1687-1772) was the son of Col. John Wainwright and Elizabeth Norton, born in Essex MA. He married Mary Dudley in 1713 and died in Boston in 1772.
About the Francis Wainwright Letter
Letter written by Francis Wainwright of Portsmouth, NH to his brother. In the letter, Wainwright notes that he is uneasy about the fact that he was not baptized as an infant, and he asks his brother for money to buy clothes.
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Francis Wainwright Letter, Oct. 13, 1774, MS 39, Milne Special
Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: Manuscript Co. of Springfield, Mar. 17, 1980 (Accession number: 7945)