Thomas Delf letters
Emeline Augusta Breed, the daughter of Holton Johnson and Nancy Symonds Breed, was born in Salem, Massachusetts, on August 3, 1809. On November 14, 1837, she married Thomas Delf, an English immigrant. They had at least three children: twins Emeline Louisa (died young) and Thomas Holton (b. October 3, 1839) and Emeline Louise (b. August 13, 1840). Emeline Augusta Breed died a widow on September 3, 1884.