The Hazard Family
March 1835 Cover to Joseph P.
Hazard - Peace Dale, Rhode Island
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Information and Additional Links)
March 1835 Boston CDS with 10 Cent Rate
Postal Act of April 9, 1816, (effective
May 1, 1816) set the zone rate
for mail traveling between 30 to 80 miles to
The post road distance between Boston, Massachusetts and Providence,
Rhode Island was approximately 50 miles.
Hazard was born in Burlington, New
Jersey in 1807. He died on January 18, 1892
in Peace Dale, Rhode Island.
1832 Joseph P. Hazard Cover
for additional biographical information.