Letter to Achsa (Maynard) Johnson from Former Boarder, Martha Cary, Concerning Payment 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 (Maynard) Johnson from Former Boarder, Martha Cary, Concerning Payment. Contact WHS at firstname.lastname@example.org to request permission.
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It was created on Tuesday, May 16, 1848.
Martha Cary, a former boarder, writes to Achsa to inform her that she will not be returning. She had an offer to teach school for the summer, and would be able to make a little more money. She promises to pay the money that she owes as soon as possible, and requests that Achsa send her clothes.
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 features the person Achsa Johnson (née Maynard), 1791-1882.
It covers the city Worthington.
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The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 2012.0005.24. The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0988.
The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 2012.0005.24.
The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0988.
This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on May 23, 2017. It was last updated October 13, 2017.