W1173c TO MR. JEFFERSON HOLDEN from Dr. Calvin McQuesten
Apr 28 1851
To: Jefferson Holden
You are respectfully requested to attend the Funeral of Mrs. C. McQuesten1 on Wednesday next, the 30th instant, at Four o'clock P.M. from her husband's residence, Merrick Street, to the place of interment.
1 Estimate Ruth E. Baldwin, Dr. McQuesten's second wife and the mother of his second surviving son, Isaac Baldwin McQuesten. She had also borne David McQuesten, who only lived from November 12, 1849 to December 8, 1854. He may have died in a housefire but this is uncertain.