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Philander Chase comforts his sister-in-law Olivea in light of the fatal illness of her husband, Philander's brother, Dudley Chase. He informs her that many of his family in Illinois are in poor health as well, including his wife Sophia and nephew Dudley.
Philander Chase, Olivea Chase, Olivia Chase, Dudley Chase, Dudley Chase Jr, Sophia Chase, sickness, health, death, religion, illness
Chase, Philander, "Letter to Olivea Chase" (1846). Philander Chase Letters. 1250.