Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Francis Eppes, 21 July 1793

From Francis Eppes

Eppington July 21st. 1793

Dr Sir

I am sorry its not yet in my power to remit any part of your proportion of the Debt due from A. Cary’s Estate tho’ flater myself it will not be long before it will be in my power to do something for you as Mr. Page gives me very flatering promises. You may assure your self the moment the money gets into my hands it shall be remited. Your note inclosing Polly’s letter to her Aunt came to hand a few days ago, this serves as a cover to the answer. I am with every wish for the health of you both Dr Sir Your Friend

Frans. Eppes

RC (ViU: Edgehill-Randolph Papers); endorsed by TJ as received 30 July 1793 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure not found.

TJ’s Note inclosing Polly’s letter is not recorded in SJL and has not been found. A missing letter from Eppes to TJ of 27 June 1793 is recorded in SJL as received from Eppington on 5 July 1793.

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