Thomas Jefferson Papers

Jeremiah A. Goodman to Thomas Jefferson, [ca. 13 December 1812?]

From Jeremiah A. Goodman

[ca. 13 Dec. 1812?]


the is one thing I forgot to name to you Mr Colmon inforoms me Mr Johnson informs him that all the old rails is to takin from the part of the Land which you got of said Johnson and be Carried to rund the Cros fence mr Colmon applid to me if it was so and I am to Let him know today from you

J A Goodman

RC (ViU: TJP); written on a scrap; undated; at foot of text: “Mr Jefferson”; endorsed by TJ: “Johnson Benj.”

SJL records a missing letter of 29 Dec. 1812 from Goodman to TJ, received from Poplar Forest on 6 Jan. 1813.

Index Entries

  • Bedford County, Va.; TJ’s lands in search
  • Coleman, Mr. (Bedford Co.) search
  • Goodman, Jeremiah Augustus; letters from search
  • Goodman, Jeremiah Augustus; letters from accounted for search
  • Goodman, Jeremiah Augustus; Poplar Forest overseer search
  • Harrison, Samuel Jordan; buys land from TJ search
  • Johnson, Benjamin; land transactions with search