George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 19 August 1798]

19. Morning clear & Calm Mer. 80 at noon 89 and at Night 79. Showers around us in the Afternoon but none fell here. Colo. Simms & lady, & Mr. Herbert & Son dined here.

Charles Simms’s wife, Nancy Douglass Simms, was the daughter of William Douglass of New Jersey.

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