From Catherine Bayard1
New York, April 24, 1787. “I wish you Could so Much advance the Settlement of My affairs as to Make Me Receive of the Trustees of Bayards Estate a Sum Sufficient to Provide for My Urgent Expences during your Absence and Reimburse you what you so Obliginly have Sent to Me.…”
ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress.
1. Catherine Bayard was the widow of Samuel Bayard.