LETTERS

© 2013 Patricia and Edward Shillingburg


The letters referred to The Nicolls of Sachem’s Neck are drawn from these sources:

1.) Shelter Island Historical Society: Collected Letters of Charlotte Ann Nicoll,
2.) New York University, Failes library: Sylvester Manor Collection
3.) New-York Historical Society: Collections of Nicoll and Townsend families
4.) Museum of the City of New York: Collection of DeLancey family

Primarily, they are those Charlotte Ann Nicoll saved, are held by the Shelter Island Historical Society, and are presented in the Collected Letters of Charlotte Ann Nicoll (Shelter Island Historical Society, 2011). The remainder are presented in Appendices 1 and 2.

The headings of the following letter list refer to:

FN: The footnote in this book referring to the letter.
Date: The date (or estimated date) that the letter was written
#: The record number of the original letter at the Shelter Island Historical Society collection.
Source: The source and, as applicable, the page number in Collected Letters.

FN Date From To # Source
26 7/29/1820 Anne Charlotte DeLancey Father 4
28 3/1/1820 Gloriana Nicoll McAdam Nephew 3
30 7/2/1827 Anne Charlotte DeLancey Father 4
32 4/21/1853 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 24 1-63
33 1/1837 Ben Nicoll III Sister Charlotte 165 1-13
34 8/1839 Ben Nicoll III Father 166 1-14
35 2/6/1850 Ben Nicoll III Brother Bill 3 1-37
36 10/1850 Ben Nicoll III Brother Bill 2 1-38
38 6/27/1852 Ben Nicoll III Father 249 1-51
39 9/15/1852 Ben Nicoll III Brother Bill 10 1-53
41 9/18/1852 Ben Nicoll III Brother Bill 12 1-54
42 10/31/1852 Ben Nicoll III Brother Bill 13 1-55
43 5/1/1853 Bill Nicoll Sister Charlotte 11 1-63
44 1/16/1861 Ben Nicoll III Father 109 1-136
45 3/20/1862 Ben Nicoll III Mother 119 1-141
46 5/22/1816 Charlotte Ann Father 117 1-144
4/7 - 6/10/1872 Ben Nicoll III Eben Horsford 2
48 6/29/1875 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 181 1-175
49 11/1875 Ben Nicoll III Sister Charlotte 180 1-177
50 3/17/1881 Ben Nicoll III Sister Charlotte 185 1-180
51 3/27/1881 Ben Nicoll III Sister Charlotte 186 1-181
8/26/1827 Solomon T. Nicoll Father 3
53 1840-1843 Eben Horsford Charlotte 240 1-17

54 1845 Phoebe Gardiner Charlotte 305 1-18
55 1845-1850 Marie Charlotte 323 1-19
56 1845-1850 NS Holbrook Charlotte 186 1-22
57 1845-1850 AT Charlotte 171 1-22
58 1845-1850 Anna Russell Charlotte 84 1-24
59 1845-1850 SCC Charlotte 248 1-25
60 1845-1850 Mary Charlotte 314 1-27
61 1845-1850 Helen Charlotte 327 1-29
62 1845-1850 AL Russell Charlotte 328 1-30
64 8/1846 Janice Marie Charlotte 167 1-20
67 7/13/1849 Anne Townsend Charlotte 205 1-32
69 12/1865 Samuel Nicoll II Daughter Charlotte 135 1-156
70 3/22/1868 Ben Nicoll IV Mother Charlotte 148 1-163
71 2/22/1868 Ben Nicoll IV Brother Edward 239 1-162
72 2/26/1868 DeLancey Nicoll Mother Charlotte 146 1-163
73 3/3/1868 Annie Nicoll Mother Charlotte 144 1-164
74 3/10/1868 Mary Nicoll Mother Charlotte 149 1-164
75 3/15/1868 William Lawrence Charlotte 325 1-165
76 4/4/1868 Charlotte Mother 145 1-166
77 2/1/1870 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 176 1-170
78 5/15/1875 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 178 1-174
80 6/29/1875 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 181 1-175
81 8/13/1875 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 179 1-176
82 1842 William Nicoll Mother, Father 160 1-15
83 5/2/1852 William Nicoll Solomam T. Nicoll 346 1-48
84 3/23/1853 William Nicoll Mother 26 1-60
85 12/26/1853 William Nicoll Mother, Father 16 1-71
88 1/21/1854 William Nicoll Mother, Father 41 1-73
89 3/6/1854 William Nicoll Father 36 1-78
90 2/1/1856 William Nicoll Ben Nicoll III 182 1-99
91 7/25/1856 William Nicoll Father 73 1-107
92 6/29/1857 William Nicoll Ben Nicoll III 82 1-117
93 7/24/1857 William Nicoll Ben Nicoll III 83 1-118
94 8/8/1861 William Nicoll Ben Nicoll III 110 1-138
95 4/30/1862 William Nicoll Ben Nicoll III 127 1-143
96 8/21/1880 William Nicoll Sister Charlotte 104 1-179
97 3/3/1851 Sarah Whitlock Sarah BP Nicoll 5 1-39
98 10/1851 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 236 1-41
99 11/1851 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 225 1-42
100 1/1852 Sarah P Nicoll Nancy Sealy 14 1-46
101 6/6/1852 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Sarah 232 1-49
102 7/7/1852 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 162 1-52
103 3/1853 Samuel Nicoll II Wife 195 1-61
104 7/1853 Sarah Whitlock Sarah BP Nicoll 15 1-66

105 1/31/1854 Sarah BP Nicoll Daugs. Sarah * Glory 37 1-74
106 1854 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 222 1-71
107 10/17/1854 Sarah P Nicoll Mother 279 1-82
108 1855 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Sarah 237 1-78
109 11/11/1855 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 228 1-91
110 12/1855 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 220 1-114
111 1/4/1856 Sarah P Nicoll Mother 76 1-98
112 4/6/1856 Sarah P Nicoll Father 79 1-101
113 5/4/1856 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 61 1-102
114 5/22/1856 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 226 1-103
115 6/1856 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 223 1-104
116 9/9/1856 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 229 1-109
117 4/18/1858 Sarah P Nicoll Sister Charlotte 140 1-122
118 5/1858 Sarah P Nicoll Mother 221 1-122
119 4/1/1869 Sarah Crane Mother 150 1-165
120 1/1873 Sarah Crane Ben Nicoll III 227 1-158
141 1/1853 Glory Nicoll Mother 199 1-56
143 7/22/1853 Glory Nicoll Sister Annie 18 1-67
144 1/1854 Sarah BP Nicoll Daugs. Sarah & Glory 37 1-74
145 2/11/1854 Glory Nicoll Father 31 1-75
146 2/28/1854 Glory Nicoll Father 32 1-76
147 11/16/1855 Glory Nicoll Father 47 1-92
148 4/1856 Glory Nicoll Brother Matthias 187 1-102
149 7/13/1856 Glory Nicoll Sister Annie 198 1-106
150 10/8/1856 Glory Nicoll Mother 282 1-110
151 10/15/1856 Glory Nicoll Mother 64 1-110
152 1/15/1857 Glory Nicoll Mother 201 1-94
153 5/5/1857 Glory Nicoll Mother 80 1-116
154 2/14/1858 Glory Nicoll Sister Charlotte 88 1-121
155 1859 Glory Nicoll Niece Annie 215 1-124
156 1861 Glory Nicoll Mother 200 1-135
157 4/15/1861 Glory Nicoll Father 238 1-138
158 5/22/1861 Charlotte Father 117 1-144
159 6/22/1861 Glory Mother 115 1-147
160 12/29/1861 Charlotte Father 191 1-151
161 7/20/1867 Aunt Dering Charlotte 249 1-158
163 1867 Mary Abbott Charlotte 139 1-159
165 1867 Mrs. Abbott Charlotte 141 1-160
166 1870 Sarah BP Nicoll Charlotte 176 1-170
167 6/29/1875 Sarah BP Nicoll Charlotte 181 1-175
168 1/1853 Matthias Nicoll Father 29 1-58
169 2/1/1853 Matthias Nicoll Father 20 158
170 2/24/1853 Matthias Nicoll Father 22 1-59
171 2/25/1853 Matthias Nicoll Father 23 1-60

172 10/14/1853 Matthias Nicoll Father 106 1-69
173 11/3/1853 Sarah BP Nicoll Son Matthias 21 1-69
174 11/9/1853 Ben Nicoll III Brother Matthias 86 1-70
175 11/11/1853 Samuel Nicoll II Son Matthias 1 93 1-70
176 1/7/1854 Mr. Russell Samuel Nicoll II 40 1-72
177 2/14/1854 Matthias Nicoll Mother 45 1-73
178 12/22/1854 Matthias Nicoll Sister Charlotte 44 1-83
179 1/3/1855 Matthias Nicoll Father 53 1-85
180 1/10/1855 Matthias Nicoll Brother Ben 54 1-86
181 Matthias Nicoll Essay on Lies 316 1-84
182 6/1855 Matthias Nicoll Brother Bill 57 1-87
183 7/27/1855 Matthias Nicoll Sister Annie 58 1-88
184 8/28/1855 Matthias Nicoll Essay on Opium 138 1-89
185 9/13/1855 Matthias Nicoll Father 56 1-89
186 12/5/1855 Ben Nicoll III Brother Matthias 49 1-92
187 12/1855 Samuel Nicoll II Son Matthias 51 1-94
188 1/9/1856 Matthias Nicoll Brother Ben 71 1-98
189 2/20/1856 Charlotte Brother Matthias 70 1-100
190 6/10/1856 Matthias Nicoll Father 69 1-104
191 7/15/1856 Charlotte Brother Matthias 63 1-107
192 8/29/1856 Matthias Nicoll Father 164 1-109
193 7/21/1856 Matthias Nicoll Father 95 1-123
194 1/9/1858 Matthias Nicoll Sister Charlotte 89 1-125
195 5/7/1859 Matthias Nicoll Mother 94 1-128
196 1861 Annie Nicoll Brother Matthias 202 1-202
197 1/27/1862 Charlotte Brother Matthias 124 1-140
198 2/17/1862 K.A. Matthias Nicoll 122 1-141
199 3/30/1872 Matthias Nicoll Sister Charlotte 174 1-173
200 12/26/1872 Matthias Nicoll Brother Ben 177 1-173
201 10/3/1873 Matthias Nicoll Mother 217 1-174
202 1853 Annie Nicoll Mother 189 1-94
204 11/17/1854 Annie Nicoll Father 211 1-82
205 3/1855 Charlotte Sister Annie 52 1-87
206 7/1856 Glory, SBP Nicoll Sister, daughter Annie 198 1-106
207 1856 Annie Nicoll Dream 214 1-95
208 8/1856 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Annie 62 1-108
209 8/18/1856 Matthias Nicoll Sister Annie 68 1-108
210 8/21/1856 Annie Nicoll Brother Mattias 60 1-108
211 11/25/1856 Georgie Beebee Friend Annie 59 1-111
212 10/12/1858 Annie Nicoll Brother Matthias 87 1-123
213 5/27/1858 Annie Nicoll Reveries 91 1-128
214 1858 Annie Nicoll Sister Charlotte 212 1-114
215 2/26/1860 Annie Nicoll Sister Charlotte 102 1-133

216 1/24/1861 Nanette Bolton Samuel Nicoll II 111 1-137
217 1861 Annie Nicoll Brother Matthias 209 1-114
218 1861 Annie Nicoll Mother 210 1-129
219 4/15/1862 Sarah BP Nicoll Daughter Charlotte 238 1-138
220 5/1862 Aunt Dering Niece Annie 118 1-143
221 1863 Samuel Nicoll II Daughter Charlotte 276 1-134
222 4/11/1870 Annie Nicoll Mother 290 1-171
223 4/13/1870 Annie Nicoll Mother 203 1-172
224 4/14/1870 Annie Nicoll Lilly Nicoll 208 1-172
226 1854 Annie Nicoll Essay 207 1-119
227 3/27/1881 Ben Nicoll III Sister Charlotte 186 1-181
228 1/24/1875 NY Times Defalcation 322 1-169
229 2/28/1888 Laurence Smith Friend Charlotte 184 1-182
230 5/21/1888 Charlotte Herself 289 1-182