Jay, Peter A. (Peter Augustus), 1776-1843; Jay, Sarah Livingston
1800 September 06
Has received the hair she (Sarah Livingston Jay) sent; Mrs. Cortlandt has
promised to make up a frisette (hairpiece) as soon as possible. Has heard that her
health has improved greatly from trips to Lebanon and Oak Hill, but is...
Sarah's health continues to mend. Describes an oven which Brockholst
Livingston has installed in his kitchen fire-place, in case John Jay might think it
worthy of his attention, for use at Bedford. News of family and
Mr. Banyer and Maria are visiting her at Oak Hill. Has heard that their
(John JayÆs and Sarah Livingston JayÆs) son is very dear to Mr. Ellison, who just went
through a dangerous illness. Her own health is much better and she l...
Looks forward to a visit from Maria in later summer. Assures her that her
health has improved. endorsed by Maria Banyer: "From my dearest Mother. the last letter
she ever wrote to me, she departed this life the 18th of the same...
ante 1765 and 1780 January 1 - 1781 March 14
John Jay's School Copybook (ante 1765) and Sarah Jay's Letterbook, 1
January 1780-14 March 1781. Paperbound copybook opening with eight leaves inscribed by
John Jay, probably ante 1765, containing conjugations of French verbs a...