George Washington Papers

From Richard Kidder Meade to Theodosia Ford, 26 July 1780

Hd Qrs July 26th 1780


I have read your favor by Captain Pry I communicated its contents to His Excellency & am directed to transmit you the inclosed certificate I have the honor to be &c.

R. K. Meade A.D.C.

I certify that the Commander in Chief took up his quarters at Mrs Fords at Morris Town the first day of Decr 1779, that he left them the 23d of June 1780, & that he occupied two Rooms below all the upper floor, Kitchen, Cellar & Stable—The Stable was built & the two Rooms above Stairs finished at the Public expence, & a Well which was intirely useless & filled up before put in thorough repair by Walling &ca

R. K. Meade A.D.C.

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