George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 6 June 1798]

6. Morning—Mer. at 65. Calm & thin clouds; thunder abt. 10 Oclock & Showers at a distance. In the Afternoon Rain for near an hour. Mer. 64 at Night. Mr. Law went away this morning & Dr. Stuart Mrs. Stuart & three daughters came to breakfast & dinner.

According to Niemcewicz, the Stuarts arrived in a coach and four with two postilions and two men on horseback (niemcewicz, 103). The Stuarts’ three daughters were Ann (b. 1784), Sarah, and Arianne (b. 1789).

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