Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Authorization to Sell Ivy Creek Lands, 17 November 1809


Authorization to Sell Ivy Creek Lands

I hereby authorise James Martin who lives adjacent to my lands on Ivy creek, to wit the 374. acres formerly Tullos’s & 100. acres formerly Stith’s, on the terms explained in conversation together, to make sale of the same which being done agreeable to the said terms, I bind myself to convey & warrant a good title in fee simple to the purchaser, witness my hand this 17th of November 1809

SC (MHi); entirely in TJ’s hand; subjoined to covering letter.

Index Entries

  • Campbell County, Va.; TJ sells Ivy Creek tract in search
  • Ivy Creek (Campbell Co.); TJ sells lands on search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; sells land on Ivy Creek search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Writings; authorizations to sell land search
  • Martin, James; and sale of TJ’s Ivy Creek tract search
  • Stith, Richard; and Ivy Creek tract search
  • Tullos, Richard; and Campbell Co. land search