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In January 28th 1845 my mother died leaving three children, sister Elizabeth, brother Henry and myself. January 5th 1846 father married the widow Steward with two children, Charlotte and Henry. Charlotte was older than I and Henry a year younger. We never got along very well together. My sister went to live with Aunt Furber and I went to live with Mr. Charles Starr and went to school to Wm. Southmayd at Darrowville. Henry lived with grandmother Season and I stayed with Father for a number of years. Henry was drowned in the Cuyahoga River August 24, 1850.