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John Todd (Trustee, Augusta College, KY) writes to Finley concerning the death of his brother, Rev. John P. Finley (professor of languages at Augusta College). Todd describes John's three week illness and death. He also shares information about the funeral at the Methodist Church and the burial in the meeting house yard. A substitute professor has been hired for 3 months to fill the vacancy left by John. John's family would like Finley to come to Augusta to assist with decision making. Abstract Number - 46
John P. Finley; Illness; Finley Family -- Brother; Death; Funeral; Augusta College (Augusta, Ky.)
Todd, John, "Letter from John Todd to James B. Finley" (1825). Finley Letters. 46.