Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson’s Account with Edmund Bacon, [ca. 1 May 1820], with Jefferson’s Note, 25 October 1820

Account with Edmund Bacon, with Jefferson’s Note

[ca. 1 May 1820]


1819  Received from John Wells $ 200
a horse 120
An Order on the mill for ofall  4


Sepr 22. 1819. Amount of acct due EB. that day $1365. 69
May 1st Paid John H Craven 45.
Wages for 1820 166. 67
Interest to be calculated and aded 1

Interest on the 45 dollars Paid to Craven to be Calculated from 1st day of January 18202 untill Paid. and Also on 22 dollars yet due to Craven for hay makeing the amount in all for hay $67.

Say to EB  45$
J H Craven  22$

[Note by TJ adjacent to final calculation:]

Oct. 25. I gave Isaiah Stout assee of J Craven ord. on Raphael for 23.10

MS (MHi); in Bacon’s hand, with subjoined note by TJ; undated; endorsed by TJ: “Bacon Edmd account.”

assee: “assignee.”

1Line added by Bacon in a different ink.

2Preceding two words interlined by Bacon in a different ink in place of “March.”

Index Entries

  • Bacon, Edmund; TJ’s account with search
  • Craven, John H.; financial transactions of search
  • hay search
  • horses; price of search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; account with E. Bacon search
  • Raphael, Isaac; and payments made for TJ search
  • Stout, Isaiah search
  • Wells, John Clark; and TJ’s bond search