George Washington Papers

Cash Accounts, June 1773

Cash Accounts

[June 1773]

June 23— To Ditto [cash] recd in part of David Kennedys Rent of Mr Geo: Johnston1 £104. 8.3
To Ditto recd from Captn Law[renc]e Sanford for 10 Barls of Flour sold at Phila. 14. 8.3
12— By ditto pd Edwd Williams 1. 4.02
15— By Servants 0. 3.0
By Cash paid John Keene for Barrl Staves £38 Maryd Cury equal to 28.12.9
By ditto paid for 5 dozn course Mett: But[tons] 0. 3.9
20— By Cash pd the Revd [Lee] Massey readg the Service over Miss Custis3 2. 6.3
23— By Charity 0. 6.0
By Mr [William] Belmains Acct 1. 4.2
By James Connells Acct for a Coffin &ca for Miss Custis3 7.17.9
24— By Cash paid Mr [David] Hoops of Phila. for a Phaeton bot of him £50 Pena 40. 0.0
By Cash paid Thos Bishop 9. 0.0
By Charity 0. 3.9
By Cash paid Colo. [John] Carlyle for Governor [Robert] Eden 12.15.0

AD, Ledger B description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 2, 1772-93, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 90.

2GW gives detailed entries of his expenses on his trip to New York in May and early June in his Cash Memoranda, 1772-75 description begins “Pocket-day-Book or Cash-Memorandums,” 9 Aug. 1772–27 May 1773, 29 May 1773–22 March 1774, 26 Oct. 1774–3 May 1775. Manuscript in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. 24 March-31 October 1774. Manuscript in Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, Calif. description ends . See also Cash Accounts for May.

3For GW’s account of Martha Parke Custis’s death on 19 June, see his letter to Burwell Bassett, 20 June.

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