George Washington Papers

Memorandum, 1749–1750



Memorandom to Charge Mrs Ann Washington with 4/9 pd. the 20 of July to a Maryland Hou[se]wife1 as also Major Law: Washington with 1/3 ent[ered] the 15 of August 5/9 the 17 Do 2/6 Do.2 Read to the reign of K:John.

AD, DLC:GW. For background on this document, see the editorial note to GW to Ann Washington, Sept.-Nov. 1749.

1In an entry for 20 July 1748 in his account book, GW noted this sum as “Paid a Maryland woman” (Accounts, 1747–65, NjMoHP).

2All three of these transactions appear in GW’s accounts for 1748, the first of which was for money “lent you at the falls of Potomack” (Accounts, 1747–65, NjMoHP).

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