AndrewCopenhaver3

Transcription: 

Union Monroe County Va
August 8th /62
Dear Father I seat myself let you know
that I am well & hope when thes few lines
come to hand thay will fine you all well
pa Camel Anderson will get of[f] in a few days
& I will send my mare by him seh has [seh = she]
got some thin to matter of hir & I dont know
wether she can hard ly get home or not
pa I have know nues to write & will soon close
I want you to faten my mare & sell hir
if you can pa we have heard times & I fear thare
is worse acoming pa as I have written to you
afew days ago & have know neus to write
write soon & give me the neus
A J Copenhaver
 

Date: 
August 8, 1862

Author(s)

Unit: 
Co. A, 8th Virginia Cavalry
Rank: 
Private
Residence (County): 
Smyth County, VA

Recipient(s)

Residence (County): 
Smyth County, VA

From

From State: 
Virginia
From Municipality: 
From County: 
Monroe (W.Va.)

To

To State: 
Virginia
To County: 
Smyth

Transcription/Proofing Info

Transcriber: 
Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
January, 2013
Proof Date: 

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