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William Wilcox letter: San Francisco, California, to Mary, East Hartford, Connecticut
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Letter from a 19th century ship’s captain to his wife
William Wilcox was a native of East Hartford, Connecticut and worked as a ship's captain for his adult life. He married Mary Hills in 1849; they had at least three children, William G., Fanny, and Ella. Wilcox died March 4, 1862 in Baltimore, Maryland.
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