Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Charles Blagrove, 8 July 1812

To Charles Blagrove

Monticello July 8. 12.

Th: Jefferson asks the favor of mr Blagrove to have him furnished with an authenticated copy of his grant of 100. acres of land in Campbell county dated 1797. May 22.

PoC (ViU: TJP); dateline at foot of text; endorsed by TJ as a letter of 6 July 1812 but correctly recorded in SJL.

Blagrove probably enclosed the authenticated copy of TJ’s land grant dated 1797. may 22 (FC in Vi: RG 4, Virginia Land Office Grant Book, 39:303–4) in his missing letter to TJ of 13 July 1812, recorded in SJL as received from Richmond three days later.

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