Transcript of Letter from Eunice Elizabeth Thompson Blanchard (1824) to Agnes Sophia Blanchard Lapham (1815)
Letter transcribed by Jean Ohai
An 1857 letter from Eunice Elizabeth Thompson Blanchard to her sister-in-law Agnes Sophia Blanchard Lapham in either Livonia, Wayne, Michigan or Farmington, Oakland, Michigan.
Norton Lapham, her brother-in-law, was born in Palmyra about 1800. Asaph was sent to Michigan about 1839–1840 as a missionary when he was expelled from Missouri after he arrived with Kirtland Camp. Imagine coming to preach to a brother-in-law who probably knew Joseph Smith!Read more →