Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on Mutual Assurance Society Policy, [ca. 10 May 1818]

Notes on Mutual Assurance Society Policy

[ca. 10 May 1818]

D   D 
A. Scale house. insured 320. valued 400
B. Transfer 200. 250
C. Warehouse 288  360
808  1010
D. Warehouse 160  200
E. Warehouse 240. 300
1208  1510

the houses D. & E. being blown down the valuation was reduced to 1010.D. and the insurance of the 1510. having been 9.11 D that of the 1010.D. is thus found

As 1510 : 9.11 :: 1010 : 6.09

my new warehouse was built in 1811.

the Warehouse C. was taken down in 18141

1809. Aug. 27. pd by G. & J.2 to W. Dawson fee on valuan of my mill 11.40.
Sep. 5. pd Benj. Brown for the fire insurce co. 63.55 being a requisition on the former insurance of Monto house.
1811. Apr. 3. pd by E. Bacon to B. Brown 28.24
1813. Aug. 7. gave ord. on G. & J. for 43.27 for the houses at Monticello for the years 1811.12.13 inclusive.
1818. May 10. inclosed to Jas Rawlings order on P. Gibson for 71.90 arrearages for the insurance of Monto house for 1814. with interest.

MS (MHi); written in TJ’s hand on both sides of portion of reused address cover; undated.

1Recto ends here.

2Abbreviation for “Gibson & Jefferson,” here and below.

Index Entries

  • Bacon, Edmund; pays insurance premium search
  • Brown, Benjamin; and TJ’s insurance search
  • Dawson, William; and Mutual Assurance Society search
  • Gibson, Patrick; and payments made for TJ search
  • Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); payments made for TJ search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; Notes on Mutual Assurance Society Policy search
  • Milton, Va.; warehouses at search
  • Monticello (TJ’s Albemarle Co. estate); insurance on search
  • Mutual Assurance Society; and Milton warehouses search
  • Mutual Assurance Society; and TJ’s insurance search
  • Rawlings, James; and Mutual Assurance Society search
  • Shadwell mills; TJ’s insurance for search