Thomas Jefferson Papers

Statement of Account from John Francis, [1 March 1799]

Statement of Account from John Francis

[1 Mch. 1799]

The Honble. Thomas Jefferson Esqr.
To John Francis Dr:
To boarding from the 25th: Day of Decr. } $
1798. to the 1st. of March 1799 is  241. 42/100
9. Weeks and 2. dayes—at 26. Dolls.
To Wood at 4. $. pr. Week   37. 13/100
To. 16. ℔ Candles    4
To Wine   19
Cr: By Cash recd on Acct.  150
To Ballance  151:55

Recd: the above one Hundred and Fifty one Dolls. & 55/100—Inful

John Francis

MS (MHi); in unknown hand, signed by Francis; endorsed by TJ.

For cash recd on acct., see note to TJ to Henry Remsen, 25 Jan. 1799. On 1 Mch., the day he left Philadelphia, TJ gave Francis an order on John Barnes for $151.55, the Ballance (MB description begins James A. Bear, Jr., and Lucia C. Stanton, eds., Jefferson’s Memorandum Books: Accounts, with Legal Records and Miscellany, 1767–1826, Princeton, 1997, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Second Series description ends , 2:999).

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