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Mary Eleanor Westcott Papineau fonds [textual record]. 



Place of creation

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21 cm of textual records.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of correspondence and related papers concerning the life of Mary Eleanor Westcott Papineau, her life as a young girl, as a married woman, as a mother and grandmother. The principal correspondents are her father, James Randolph Westcott, her husband Louis-Amédée Papineau, her children Ella (Eleanor), Louis-Joseph and Marie-Louise Papineau and family friends. The papers include a small series of correspondence between James Randolph Westcott and his son Jimmy Westcott and his brother, Gardner Westcott; and several letters signed by Louis-Joseph Papineau concerning chiefly family events such as births, marriages and deaths. Among documents worthy of notice, are copies of Louis-Joseph Papineau's marriage contract, 1818 and will, 1866.

Textual records
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Biography / Administrative history

Mary Eleanor Westcott married Louis-Joseph-Amédée Papineau (1819-1903) in 1846 at Saratoga Springs, New York.

Additional information

Received in 1977 and 1984._

Related materials
For other papers concerning the Westcott Papineau family, see MG 24 B 2 and MG 25 No. 172.

Subject heading

1. Mary Eleanor Westcott Papineau - Biography, [1810-1889] James Randolph Westcott, [1810-1889]
2. Papineau family, 1818, 1866, [1810-1889] Louis-Joseph-Amédée Papineau, 1818, 1866, [1810-1889]
3. Westcott family, 1818, 1866, [1810-1889] Ella (Eleonor) Papineau, [1810-1889]
4. Louis-Joseph Papineau - Will, 1866 Marie-Louise Papineau, [1810-1889]
5. Louis-Joseph Papineau - Marriage, 1818 Jimmy Westcott, [1810-1889]
6. Antenuptial contracts, 1818 Gardner Westcott, [1810-1889]
7. Papineau family - Genealogy, [1810-1889] Louis-Joseph Papineau, [1810-1890]
8. Westcott family - Genealogy, [1810-1889]


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