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John writes to his Uncle James saying that he has not written because he has had nothing to say. He is now living in Bloomfield and practicing medicine. His mother Elvira's youngest child with her.??? She intended to visit James but after Elvira's sickness and death she was not able. The country is very beautiful and the ground rich. He now has four boys, all going to school. William and Elizabeth are now living in Iowa. A man of about 40 by the name of Samuel Finley died and it is alleged that he has relatives in Ohio. John would like James to come for a visit, saying that James needs a rest. Abstract Number - 983
Finley Family Letters -- Nephew
Finley, John P. Jr., "Letter from John P. Finley to James B. Finley" (1848). Finley Letters. 967.