Letter: [Athens, Georgia] to J[ospeh] H[enry] Lumpkin, Athens, Georgia, 1852 Oct. 1
author: Hoyt, N.
date: October 1, 1852
summary: Letter dated October 1, 1852 from Pastor N. Hoyt to Joseph Henry Lumpkin thanking him for the perusal of a letter from Callie to her brother and sends his blessing to her and her husband, Porter King.
Letters King, Porter, 1824-1890--Marriage King, Callie, 1826-1905--Marriage Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century Lumpkin, Joseph Henry, 1799-1867 Athens (Ga.) Clarke County (Ga.)
repository: Alexander Campbell King Law Library, University of Georgia School of Law, on deposit at the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries
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collection: Joseph Henry Lumpkin family papers, 1821-1862 (bulk 1852-1857)
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Many thanks to you, my Dear Brother, for the perusal of Sweet Callie's Sweet letter to her brother. It breathes the Spirit of Jesus -- loving, [unclear text: kindly] affectionate, Zealous, humble, prayerful, & truly Evangelical. Callie understands the plan of Salvation -- the [unclear text: imputed] righteousness of Jesus. I think She has passed from death into life, & that she will hold on her way till she arrives at home -- in that blessed world where the wicked cease from troubling & where the weary are at rest. Dear child, I do love her most ardently, & have long loved her more than she ever knew, or suspected. God bless her & her noble husband!
I will try to write her ere [before] long. I hope you are better.
Ever yours most Sincerely.
[Signed] N. Hoyt
Oct. 1st 1852.
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