Letter to Achsa Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from H.G. Burr


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Letter to Achsa Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from H.G. Burr from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Letter to Achsa Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from H.G. Burr. Contact WHS at info@worthingtonhistory.org to request permission.

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Letter to Achsa Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from H.G. Burr is text, with genre letter and correspondence.

It was created around 1815-1882.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor. Achsa Johnson (née Maynard), 1791-1882 and H. G. Burr are the Correspondents.

This is a brief note to Achsa Johnson from H.G. Burr requesting a few pounds of lard for purchase. Burr indicates that any amount that can be spared will be appreciated.

Achsa Johnson was born Achsa Maynard on April 7, 1791. She was the daughter of Moses Maynard. In 1815, she married Orange Johnson (b. February 7, 1790 - d. November 28, 1876) a comb maker by trade from Connecticut. The comb business was very successful, and Achsa and Orange moved into their home at 956 High Street in 1816. They had three children, but only one, Mary, survived into adulthood. The family moved to Columbus in 1847, when their daughter married Francis Sessions.

It covers the topics Orange Johnson House, Worthington history and history.

It features the person Achsa Johnson (née Maynard), 1791-1882.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

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The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 2012.0005.52.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0997.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on August 24, 2017. It was last updated October 13, 2017.