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These first three letters are not transcribed as they are written in a form of shorthand. Dated between 1790 and 1796 I believe they are a variation of Samuel Taylor's or John Byrom's shorthand systems.
Letter 1 - dated 17 Nov 1790 to the Reverend Mr. Houghton, Norwich.
Letter 2 - dated Aug 1796 to the Reverend Mr. Houghton, Norwich. Letter 2
Letter 3 - dated approx 1793 to the Reverend Mr. Houghton, Norwich. Letter 3
Undated letter but approximately 1779-1781 to the Reverend P Houghton, Elland, Yorkshire - a letter from an Irish friend, J Galway. Portaferry
Letter dated Dec 1808 to the Reverend P Houghton, Lambeth - a letter from his mother-in-law and a friend. Lambeth
Letter dated August 1810 to the Reverend P Houghton, Lambeth - a letter from his daughter with addition by A(nne) Caldwell. Nantwich 1810
Letter dated August 1810 to the Reverend P Houghton, Lambeth - a letter from his daughter. Nantwich 1810a
Letter dated January 1811 to the Reverend Mr. Houghton, Westminster - mentions a job offer. January 1811
Letter dated February 1811 to the Reverend Mr. Houghton, Westminster - general enquiries from Linley Wood Staffs. Linley Wood 1811
Letter dated July 9th 1822 to the Reverend Mr. Houghton, Liverpool - congratulations on his daughter's engagement. Norwich 1822
Letter undated but approx 1823 to Cromer - description of the wedding frolic from his brother Wedding Party
Letter dated April 1825 to Geldeston - thanks for a legacy of a book of sermons from James Caldwell of Linley Wood Staffs. Linley Wood 1825
Letter dated August 4th 1821 to Norwich- Latest news from her father, details of a complicated journey Liverpool 1821
Letter dated November 1st 1822 to Norwich- Latest news from her father Liverpool 1822
Letter dated November 11th 1822 to Norwich- Latest news from her father including a holiday in Tranmere Latest news Liverpool 1822
Letter dated July 4th 1823 to Cromer - LH Dowson and friend welcoming her to the family Thetford 1823
Letter dated May 4th 1824 to Geldeston - Condolences from Harriet Martineau on the death of her father Harriet Martineau
Letter September 1829 to Geldeston - Congratulations from sister-in-law Emily Dowson on the birth of a son Emily 1829
2 letters from Hove House School to Geldeston - letters home from Harry (Henry) Harry 1842
Letter dated March 28th 1840 to Susan Dowson in Geldeston - General chitchat from Harriet Cooper Maidsotne 1840