Condolence Letter from the Governor

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 22, 1732. His Honour our Governor has been pleased to write a Letter to the Governor of Boston, in Behalf of the distressed Palatines on Marthas Vineyard, of which the following is a Copy.

Anna Elizabeth Armentrout’s Arrival

The Armentrout’s arrived August 27, 1739 in Philadelphia on the English ship Samuel from Dover England. On board was widow, with her seven children.


She had help from her older children on their voyage. Now the journey was almost over. At the time of the voyage, Anna Elizabeth was about age forty.

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