Stephen Longfellow to Josiah Pierce, 1836

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Portland lawyer Stephen Longfellow (1776-1849) wrote to Maine Senator Josiah Pierce (1792-1866) asking to have a justice of the peace commission for Longfellow's son renewed and seeking action on several other matters.

Longfellow's daughter Anne was married to Pierce's brother George Washington Pierce, who had died recently.

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  • Title: Stephen Longfellow to Josiah Pierce, 1836
  • Creator: Stephen Longfellow
  • Creation Date: 1836-02-23
  • Subject Date: 1836
  • Locations:
    • Gorham, Cumberland County, ME
    • Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 4210
  • Collection: Pierce family collection
  • Object Type: Text

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