Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Eulalie Cathalan, 26 August 1819

Marseilles le 26. aout 1819

Monsieur,

depuis notre derniere lettre du 10. aout qui vous annoncoit la mort de m Et. Cathalan, nous avons reçu le triplicata d’une lettre de M. Jn Vaughan, de philadelphie, qui nous porte une remise de f 1312.50 —sur paris, a 60 Jours de vue dont votre Compte sera dechargé, apres l’encaissement.

Nous recevrons avec plaisir La lettre de votre part, que MrVaughan nous annonce.

Nous avons l’honneur dêtre avec Consideration Vos tres humb & tres ob Servrs
Les hoirs de feu Etienne Cathalan
Cathalan Ve Samatan

Editors’ Translation

Marseilles August 26, 1819

Sir,

Since our last letter of April 10 informing you of the death of Mr. E. Cathalan we have received the triplicate of a letter from Mr. Jn Vaughan, from Philadelphia, who sends us a remittance of F1312.50 payable in Paris after 60 days, the sum of which will be debited from your account after it has been cleared.

We will receive with pleasure your letter, that Mr. Vaughan tells us is coming.

We have the honor of being, with consideration, your very humble and obedient servants.
The heirs of the late Etienne Cathalan
[Widow] Cathalan Samatan

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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