Adam & Eve Sampler
Portsmouth, NH 1800
Elizabeth worked this Adam & Eve sampler at age 10, in the year 1800, while attending school in Portsmouth,
NH. It is inscribed: Elizabeth Tredick is my/ name and with my needle/ I wrought the same age 10.
Elizabeth Tredick (1790-1815) was born to Henry and Margaret Tredic, she married George Kennard. Henry was a merchant
and fisherman in Portsmouth and owned several properties on the water front.
Published: In Female Worth and Elegance by John F. LaBranche & Rita F. Conant
Silk on linen; 15 ¼" X 11" sight.
STEPHEN & CAROL HUBER
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