George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 21 April 1775]

21. Captn. Curtis dind here. In the Afternoon my Brother Jno. Billy Washington, & George & Charles Lewis came.

Capt. Philip Curtis and GW were settling the accounts of the brig Farmer, which GW sold ten days later to Thomas Contee, of Maryland (LEDGER B description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 2, 1772-93, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 192). Billy was William Augustine Washington (1767–1784), son of GW’s brother John Augustine Washington. George and Charles Lewis were sons of GW’s sister Betty and her husband Fielding Lewis.

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