Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Account with Bernard Peyton for Flour Sales, 22 January 1822


Account with Bernard Peyton for Flour Sales

Sales 50 Barrels Fine Flour by Bernard Peyton
 Richmond 1822  for ℀ Mr Th: Jefferson
January 22nd To Charles Palmer for cash on Basin Bank
50 Blls: Fine Flour at $6 $300. 00
 Cash paid Fght:  the above at 2/6 $20. 83
 Canal Toll do  do 〃 d 5. 21
 Inspection do  do 〃 1. 00
 Commission at 2½ pr Ct   is 7. 50 $34. 54
Nett proceeds $265. 46
B. Peyton
By C. Bias

MS (MHi); entirely in Cesario Bias’s hand; with covering letter subjoined.

e.e.: “Errors Excepted.”

Index Entries

  • Bias, Cesario; as clerk for B. Peyton search
  • canals; and transportation costs search
  • flour; price of search
  • flour; sale of search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; sells flour search
  • Monticello (TJ’s Albemarle Co. estate); flour from search
  • Palmer, Charles; buys TJ’s flour search
  • Peyton, Bernard; account with TJ search
  • Peyton, Bernard; and TJ’s flour search
  • Richmond, Va.; flour prices at search