Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Williams, 11 June 1822

To Samuel Williams

Monticello in Virginia June 11. 22.


Your favor of June 12th was recieved in due time. having occasion now to remit to mr Appleton a further sum of 1305. Dollars I have desired my correspondent in Richmond Colo Bernard Peyton to procure a bill netting that sum in London, made payable to yourself according to his instructions. this sum I have to request you to remit to him with the inclosed letter which informs him of the disposition of the money. a line notifying me when you make the remittance will be thankfully recieved. Accept the assurance of my great respect.

Th: Jefferson

PoC (DLC); on verso of reused address cover of Dupl of Richard Rush to TJ, 11 Dec. 1820; at foot of text: “Mr Samuel Williams”; endorsed by TJ. Enclosures: TJ to Thomas Appleton, 11, 12 June 1822. Enclosed in TJ to Bernard Peyton, 11 June 1822.

Index Entries

  • Appleton, Thomas; TJ pays search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; account with T. Appleton search
  • Peyton, Bernard; payments made for TJ search
  • Williams, Samuel (ca.1759–1841); and remittances to T. Appleton search
  • Williams, Samuel (ca.1759–1841); forwards correspondence search
  • Williams, Samuel (ca.1759–1841); letters to search