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|
|Cr: By Cash recd on Acct.||150|
Recd: the above one Hundred and Fifty one Dolls. & 55/100—Inful
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).