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Object ID number 2004.09.024
Date 1855-1870
Scope & Content ***** Letters From Glasgow *****

15 letters from 1855 to 1870 from Mary Devine Burnham's family in Glasgow, Scotland. Each folder contains the original letter and a transcription.

This group starts with Letter #8 [Letters 1-7(a) are in the Section "Letters From the Sea"].

8. 1855 Oct 14 Owen Devine (Mary's father), Margaret Devine (Mary's sister) and Agnes Devine (Mary's mother) to Mary
References: Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, James Wylie, Agnes Devine, Margaret Devine, Margaret Walker, Mr. Holdsman [first name unknown], Elizabeth Ross, Erastus W. Burnham, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Mrs. Cochran [first name unknown], John McLachlan, Holyoke, MA, Rhode Island, New York, Maty Hart, James McKenna, Charles Devine, America, Owen Devine, Falkirk, Scotland, Catherine Devine, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Mary Brown, Mary Anderson, Collin Anderson, Mrs. Anderson [first name unknown], John Miller, Mr. Bishop [first name unknown], Mrs. Bishop [first name unknown], Janet Bishop, Hugh McFarlane, William McFarlane, John McFarlane, Duncan McFarlane, Peter McGuire [father], Mrs. McGuire [first name unknown], Peter McGuire [son], Mr. O'Neal [first name unknown], Mrs. O'Neal [first name unknown], Mrs. Clark [first name unknown], Hugh Kippy, Stephen Weir, Jessie Weir, Jean Weir

9. 1856 Jan 06 Owen Devine and Margaret Devine to EWB and Mary
References: Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Erastus Williams Burnham, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson, John McLachlan, Gartmore, Scotland, Helen Devine, Archibald Fullerton, John Miller, Jane Weir, Jessie Weir, Robert Carwell, Mrs. Bishop [first name unknown], Janet Bishop, Hugh McFarlane, Susanna O'Neal, Margaret Walker, Mrs. O'Neal [first name unknown], Agnes Devine, Mrs. Wylie [first name unknown], Mrs. Peffers [first name unknown], Mary Brown, Mary Anderson [first name unknown], America, Broomielaw, Glasgow, Scotland, Holyoke, MA, Williamsburg, NY, William McFarlane, John McFarlane, Peter McGuire [father], Mrs. McGuire [first name unknown], Peter McGuire [son], Patrick O'Neal, Mrs. O'Neal [first name unknown], Mrs. Clark [first name unknown], Mrs. Cochran [first name unknown], Mrs. Fleming [first name unknown], Owen Devine, Margaret Devine, Charles Devine

10. 1857 Mar 15 Owen Devine and Agnes Devine to Mary and EWB
References: Canal Bank Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Erastus Williams Burnham, William Burnham, Windsor, CT, Catherine Devine McLachlan, John McLachlan, James McLachlan, America, James McKenna, Margaret Devine, Charles Coughren, Margaret Walker, Mrs. Walker [first name unknown], Owen Devine, Agnes Devine, Janet Bishop, Hugh McFarlane, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson, John Miller, John McFarlane, Mrs. Bishop [first name unknown], Mrs. McGuire [first name unknown], Peter McGuire, Mrs. O'Neal [first name unknown], Mrs. Clark [first name unknown], Jessie Weir, Jean Weir, Charles Devine.

11. 1858 May 06 Margaret Devine, Owen Devine and Agnes Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Erastus Williams Burnham, Owen William Burnham, Catherine Devine McLachlan, James McKenna, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson, Fall River, MA, Susanna O'Neal, Mrs. O'Neal [first name unknown], Mrs. Walker [first name unknown], Margaret Walker, America, Margaret Devine, John McLachlan, Owen Devine, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Charles Devine, Juliaette (Juliet) L. Burnham White, Edward S. Burnham, Agnes Devine, No. 6 North Street, No. 173 Long Island, Williamsburg, NY

11(a). ** (No year but from subject matter appears likely to be 1858.)
Dec 13 Owen Devine and Margaret Devine to EWB and Mary
References: Canal Bank, Old Bason, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Charles Devine, Margaret Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson, John McLachlan, Owen W. Burnham, Margaret Pickett, Mrs. Pickett [first name unknown], Lawrence, MA, Mr. Pickett [first name unknown]

12. 1860 Jan 12 Owen Devine and Charles Devine (Mary's brother) to EWB and Mary
References: Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Margaret Devine, Agnes Devine, Charles Devine, Helen Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson, Owen Devine, Peggie Walker, Holyoke Masters, Holyoke, MA, America, Owen William Burnham, Charles Lee Burnham, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Juliaette (Juliet) L. Burnham White, Edward S. Burnham, John McLachlan, James McLachlan, Helen Devine

13. 1862 Jan 14 Owen Devine to Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Erastus Williams Burnham, Edward S. Burnham, Catherine Devine McLachlan, 4 Meadow Street, Lawrence, MA, John McLachlan, Charles Devine, Agnes Welsh Devine, Margaret Walker, Springbank, Glasgow, Scotland, Mrs. Walker [first name unknown], John Miller, Janet Bishop, William Randles, John McFarlane, Margaret Bishop, Ellen Devine, Gartmore, Scotland, Agnes Devine, General Benjamin Franklin Butler, James McLachlan, Catherine McGuire, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Owen William Burnham

14. 1862 Oct 20 Owen Devine to Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Erastus Williams Burnham, Agnes Devine (Charles' mother), Charles Devine, Agnes Welsh Devine (Charles' wife), Agnes Devine (Charles' daughter) Black Quarry, Glasgow, Scotland, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Owen Devine, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Jessie Weir, William Lockard

15. 1864 Apr 28 Owen Devine and Charles Devine to EWB
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Charles Devine, Owen Devine, Noble Army of the Potomac, Agnes Welsh Devine, Agnes Devine, Margaret Walker, Mary Graham Devine Burnham,

16. 1864 Dec 08 Owen Devine to EWB
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Catherine Devine McLachlan, James McKenna, Henry Erastus Burnham, Agnes Devine, the North (The Union Army), Charles Devine, Agnes Welsh Devine, Margaret Walker, Owen Devine

17. 1866 Apr 15 Owen Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Petersburg, VA, Charles Devine, New York, Ellen Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Agnes Welsh Devine, Mary Brown, Owen Devine, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Edward S. Burnham, Juliet (Juliaette) L. Burnham White, Mrs. McGuire [first name unknown], Margaret Walker

17(a).** (This is a partial letter dated without a year. From the subject matter it appears it was likely written in 1867.)
May 30 Owen Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Merrin McLearn (McLearen), Charles Devine, America, Agnes Welsh Devine, Ellen Devine, John Miller, Margaret Walker, Emeline Parsons Burnham

18. 1867 Jul 27 Owen Devine and Charles Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Owen Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Charles Devine, Ellen Devine, Margaret Devine, Agnes Welsh Devine, Mary Devine, "The Virginia", America, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson

19. 1868 Jun 14 Owen Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Owen Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Glasgow, Scotland, John McFarlane, Margaret Walker, the Finian Movement

20. 1868 Aug 02 Owen Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Agnes McLaughlin (McLachlan) Burnham Lamson, Glasgow, Scotland, Mrs. O'Neal [first name unknown], Susanna O'Neal, Mary O'Neal, Mr. O'Neal [first name unknown], John McFarlane, Margaret Walker, Charles Devine, Ellen Devine

21. 1869 Mar 18 Owen Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Agnes Devine, Owen Devine, Catherine Devine
McLachlan, Emeline Parsons Burnham, Margaret Walker, Charles Devine, Ellen Devine, John Miller

22. 1870 Jan 16 Owen Devine to EWB and Mary
References: 231 Canal Bank, Old Basin, Glasgow St. George, Lanarkshire, Scotland, Erastus Williams Burnham, Mary Graham Devine Burnham, Catherine Devine McLachlan, Merrin McLearn, Margaret Walker, Mrs. Walker [first name unknown], Jane Weir, John Weir, Charles Devine, Agnes Devine, Owen Devine, Emeline Parsons Burnham



Collection Erastus W. Burnham Collection
Year Range from 1855.0
Year Range to 1870.0