Thomas Jefferson Papers

George Jefferson to Thomas Jefferson, 24 October 1811

From George Jefferson

Richmond 24th Octr 1811

Dear Sir

I have received of Mr Griffin W. & R. Mitchell’s dft on Robert Gamble for 600$ due the 5th of next month, which is accepted.

I now inclose a note for your signature, to renew with at the Bank.—I also inclose 3 blanks, which, if you think proper, you can1 fill up and return, as it will save you the trouble of frequent applications.

I am Dear Sir Your Very humble servt

Geo. Jefferson

RC (MHi); at foot of text: “Thomas Jefferson esqr”; endorsed by TJ as received 26 Oct. 1811 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosures not found.

SJL records a missing letter from TJ to Jefferson of 20 Oct. 1811.

1Manuscript: “call.”

Index Entries

  • Gamble, Robert; merchant search
  • Griffin, Burgess; Poplar Forest overseer search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); and payments to TJ search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); and TJ’s bank note search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); letters from search
  • Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); letters to accounted for search
  • Mitchell, William & Reuben (Lynchburg firm); TJ’s transactions with search
  • overseers; make contracts for sale of wheat search
  • Poplar Forest (TJ’s Bedford Co. estate); Overseers at; make contracts for sale of wheat search