Thomas Jefferson Papers

Samuel J. Harrison to Thomas Jefferson, 8 June 1811

From Samuel J. Harrison

Lynchbg June 8th 1811


On the 6th Inst I gave Mr Griffin a Dft on our Friends,x paye the 4 July for $2,731.99. being the Balance due you for your crop of Tobo after deducting Some Small Sums Drawn by him, & what he Claims as his & Roberts’s part of the Crop. of All which I suppose he has advisd you.—

Scott has just ordered Suit against us Jointly, for the Land!—

I am Sir Yr Mo ob St

S J Harrison

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 28 June 1811 and so recorded in SJL.

Authorial notes

[The following note(s) appeared in the margins or otherwise outside the text flow in the original source, and have been moved here for purposes of the digital edition.]

x Gibson & Jefferson

Index Entries

  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); payments made for TJ search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); tobacco sold for TJ search
  • Griffin, Burgess; Poplar Forest overseer search
  • Harrison, Samuel Jordan; buys tobacco from TJ search
  • Harrison, Samuel Jordan; letters from search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; dispute with S. Scott search
  • overseers; and sale of tobacco to S. J. Harrison search
  • Poplar Forest (TJ’s Bedford Co. estate); Overseers at; and sale of tobacco to S. J. Harrison search
  • Roberts, Thomas; and Poplar Forest tobacco search
  • Scott, Samuel; TJ’s land dispute with search
  • tobacco; payments for search
  • tobacco; sold to S. J. Harrison search