Thomas Jefferson Papers

Julius B. Dandridge to Thomas Jefferson, 10 November 1819

From Julius B. Dandridge

Office Bank U States Richmond Nov 10h 1819


I had the pleasure to receive your letter of the 3d inst: enclosing sundry papers as therein mentioned. Enclosed herewith is a deed of Trust, prepared for the purpose, which you will please execute and acknowledge in the clerks office; and when it shall have been recorded, be good enough to have it returned to me;

It being the wish of our Board of Directors to have another Trustee with Mr Peyton, the name of Mr Stevenson has been introduced; and to save you any further trouble the deed has been so drawn as to require, if you have no objection, merely your signature:

In a hurry, I take this opportunity to inform you that, by a decission of our Board, to day, two, three, and four years with interest paid Semiannually, will be allowed for the discharge of this debt.

I am, Sir most respectfully Your obed Sevt

J: B Dandridge Cashr

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 13 Nov. 1819 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosure: TJ’s Deed of Trust of Bedford County Land to Andrew Stevenson and Bernard Peyton, 15 Sept. 1819, document 4 in a group of documents on Jefferson’s Mortgage of Bedford County Land, 15 Sept. 1819.

Index Entries

  • Bank of the United States, Second, Richmond branch of; and W. C. Nicholas’s debts search
  • Bedford County, Va.; deeds of trust for land in search
  • Dandridge, Julius Burbridge; as cashier of Bank of U.S. search
  • Dandridge, Julius Burbridge; letters from search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; endorses notes for W. C. Nicholas search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Writings; Deed of Trust of Bedford County Land to Andrew Stevenson and Bernard Peyton search
  • Nicholas, Wilson Cary (1761–1820); TJ endorses notes for search
  • Peyton, Bernard; TJ deeds Bedford Co. land to search
  • Stevenson, Andrew; TJ deeds Bedford Co. land to search