Letter From John SPURLIN To George WRIGHT - 25 May 1862
|Camp Martin Zolicoffer
Sullivan County Tennessee
Company H., 43d Redgment Tenn. Vol.
May the 25th day 1862
I this day take my pen in hand to write a few lines to you to let you know that I am well and doing very well and I hope that these lines may find you all well and doing well Mr. WRIGHT I have nothing very strange to write at this time I expect you have heard that I was in the southern army I have bin in the service now a going on seven months in the 43d Redgment and I have not heard from my Mother in law Nancy M. HICKS since I joined the army that is I have got no letter from her and I dont know where to write to her that is I dont know what post office to Send a letter to for her to git it the last I knew of her she was living on your land down in the Elisha ROSE house down by the long Island and as I dont know now where she lives I will take it as a kIndex favor if you will please write to me and let me know where to Direct a letter to her or otherwise see her and tell her what I want her to write to me and to back the letter