Letter - 1867

Appendix – List of Names – 1867

Family and Friends Name Last Name Also Known As Notes Carry O’Reilly Caroline Née Trutch Frank O’Reilly “Ala” Francis “Fuddle” Frankie “King” Sweetie Son of Peter and Caroline Peter O’Reilly Husband Joe Trutch Joseph Fairfield John Trutch John Brother of Joe and Caroline Julia Trutch Née Hyde Wife of Joe Mama Trutch, Mrs. Charlotte Mother …

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Notes and Observations

This series of letters from Carry (Caroline) O’Reilly to her husband Peter covers the time period from July 21, 1867 to September 23, 1867. The scene shifts from Yale to New Westminster to Victoria. There are some rare glimpses into the daily domestic life of a family separated at a “trying” time. Names have been …

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