George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Marmaduke Leigh, 25 September 1798

From Marmaduke Leigh

Alexandria Sept. 25th 1798


I am told you wish to dispose of your Lands on the ohio river in the State of Virginia, I would willingly become a purchaser of a tract of your Land, particularly that tract below the Little Kenhawa river.

Should the price and terms of payment suit me, As I am acquainted with the quality of your Lands on the ohio river, If you will Let me know your price and the terms of payment I will Let you know if it will Suit me to become a purchaser.1 I have the honour to be Sir your most obedient Servant

Marmaduke Leigh


1Marmaduke Leigh has not been identified, and no response to this letter has been found.

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