Correspondence Of Mr. Ralph Izard, Of South Carolina (volume 1); From The Year 1774 To 1804 With A…

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1844. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... Correspondence of Mr. Ralph Izard, of South Carolina Ralph Izard ADVERTISEMENT. In laying the following letters before the world--I believe I shall be doing it an acceptable service--at the same time that X shall be discharging a duty to both my Parents--as on receiving them from my mother--she expressed a strong desire that they might be published--and the name of one who deserved so well of his country --be rescued from oblivion. The task of arranging them has been a pleasant and (fortunately) an easy one--as there was little more to do--than to place them according to their dates--and as much as possible--avoid repetitions. The Memoir'wonld he iplitP inidgguite^diitnot the letters themselves supply alT Its* dVficiencies,-arid give i more correct view of my father's character--fha;n epiitjf be obtained by any other mode. They will--I trust--prow that"hM snottc was well chosen and appropriate. "."".J **:.;: * Anne Izaed Deas. New York, August?, 1844! MEMOIR OF RALPH IZARD Mr. Izard's ancestors were English--and came to America in the reign of Queen Anne. They settled in South Carolina--where they acquired considerable possessions, in different parts of the State. The family residence--called " The Elms"--was situated in St. James' Parish, Goose-Creek--about seventeen miles from Charleston. He was named Ralph--after his Grandfather. His father--Mr, Henry Izard--died young--leaving only two children--the subject of this Memoir--and Margaret--afterwards married to Mr. Daniel Blake--she died without children. Ralph was sent at a very early age to England--and placed at school at Hackney--and his education was finished at Christ College, Cambridge. He then came to America--and took possession of his Estate. He p...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1844. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... Correspondence of Mr. Ralph Izard, of South Carolina Ralph Izard ADVERTISEMENT. In laying the following letters before the world--I b...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:74 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:January 13, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217193498

ISBN - 13:9780217193498

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