Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Account with James Lyle, 6 July 1811


Account with James Lyle

Thomas Jefferson Esqr on acct of Richd Harvie

In acct. with James Lyle

To This sum, per Col: Jefferson’s letter, due with interest from the 19th of April 1783 at 5 perCt per Ann:—Sterling Money } £132.12.0
To Interest on the same till July the 6th 1811 being 28 years 2½ Months } 187. 0.4
1811 319.12.4
July 6.  By Cash of Gibson & Jefferson per order $1000 } £300.0.0
 Deduct Exchange at 133  75. 225. 0.0
 Bal: due JL. July 6th 1811 £94.12.4
Errors Excepted
James Lyle

MS (MHi); in a clerk’s hand, with signature and line above it by Lyle.

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  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); payments made for TJ search
  • Harvie, Richard; and TJ’s debt to J. Lyle search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; orders books search
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