Thomas Jefferson Papers

Francis Eppes to Thomas Jefferson, 11 April 1813

From Francis Eppes

Lynchburg April 11 day 1813

Dear Grand Papa

I wish to see you very much I am very Sorry that you wont Write to me this leter will make twice I have wrote to you and if you dont answer this leter I Shant write to you any more. I have got trough my latin Gramer and I am going trough again I enclose a leter in this from My Cousin Wale Baker Give my love to all of the family

belive me to remain with the filial love your most affectionate Grand Son

Francis Eppes

RC (ViU: TJP-ER); endorsed by TJ as received 15 May 1813 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure: John Wayles Baker to TJ, 11 Apr. 1813.

Index Entries

  • Baker, John Wayles (TJ’s grandnephew); TJ’s relationship with search
  • education; Latin search
  • Eppes, Francis Wayles (TJ’s grandson); education of, in Lynchburg search
  • Eppes, Francis Wayles (TJ’s grandson); letters from search
  • Eppes, Francis Wayles (TJ’s grandson); TJ’s relationship with search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Family & Friends; relations with grandchildren search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Family & Friends; relations with J. W. Baker search
  • Latin; study of search