Thomas Jefferson Papers

Craven Peyton to Thomas Jefferson, 20 January 1817

From Craven Peyton

Monteagle Jany. 20. 17.

D. Sir.

Nothing shall prevent my attending in Milton the day aftar tomorrow agreeable to Your request. please send John Hendersonsquit Claim to refresh my Memory—with great Esteem

C. Peyton

RC (MHi); addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqre Monticello” by “Boy”; endorsed by TJ as received 20 Jan. 1817 and so recorded in SJL.

For the quit claim, see TJ to Peyton, 30 Dec. 1816, and note. A letter of 20 Jan. 1817 from TJ to Peyton, not found, is recorded in SJL with the additional notation: “Peyton Craven (no copy) to attend arbitrn.”

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