Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Tench Coxe, 5 [–8] June 1793

From Tench Coxe1

[Philadelphia] June 5th. [–8] 1793

Dr. sir

The following is a Note of all the payments made by you to me in part for the lands purchased by me of Messrs. Pattersons & Stroud, W. Steedman & Ball & Smith for the joint account of John B. Church esqr. & myself being forty three thousand Acres—That is to say

1793

Apl. 9- 500 x x x } as per my letter of the 10th & the postscript
Note thereto of the 11th. April last.2
11 - 500 x x
15 - 800 ✓ x x x
19.  1500 ✓ x x x
May 1.. 500 ✓ x x x
17 - 500 x x
20 - 1000 x x
June 3 -  900 ✓   x x
6200
5th 300
retained out of Note of 800 Drs
the rest being repaid
}
6500 Dollars

This sum of six thousand five hundred dollars, includes all the payments, which have been made to me on the account of Mr. Church, or the purchases of Lands Some of them appear in my former Correspondence with you.

My Check is inclosed for the Sum of 495 47/100 Drs. the overplus of your Note discounted, which makes every thing square so far as the installments are due, and untill August.

I have the honor to be   your most obedt. Servant

T. C

Hon. Alexr. Hamilton, Esqr.

The Check was deld. in person on the 5th instant.

T. Coxe

ADfS, Papers of Tench Coxe in the Coxe Family Papers at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

1For an explanation of the contents of this letter, see the introductory note to Coxe to H, February 13, 1795 (PAH description begins Harold C. Syrett, ed., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton (New York and London, 1961– ). description ends , XVIII, 262–69). See also the references cited in Coxe to H, April 13, 1793, note 3 (printed in this volume).

2See Coxe to H, April 10, 1793 (PAH description begins Harold C. Syrett, ed., The Papers of Alexander Hamilton (New York and London, 1961– ). description ends , XIV, 304–05).

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