George Washington Papers

Cash Accounts, April 1765

Cash Accounts

[April 1765]

Cash
Apl 1— To Ditto [cash] of Mr Lund Washington £ 8. 0.0
25— To Ditto of Ditto 7. 0.0
Contra
Apl 8— By Josias Cook 5. 0.0
By [Thomas] Bishops E[x]p[enses]s to Churchills Sale1 0. 4.9
 
9— By Cash lent Jno. Askew 3. 0.0
24— By Mr Lund Washington 16. .0
25— By Entrance pd Mr Stedlar to Musick (Maryld Cury) 4. 1.02
By Saml Moxley’s Order to Mr Magowan 6. 9.4
28— By Wm Houston for Shoeing my horse 0. 4.0
By Do for putting a pr of Shoes to my Boots 0.12.6
By Servants 0. 2.0

AD, Ledger A description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 1, 1750-72, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 203.

1This was probably Col. William Churchill of Middlesex County from whom GW bought nine slaves in 1759. See Cash Accounts, May 1759.

2John Stadler served as music teacher at Mount Vernon for several years. See Diaries description begins Donald Jackson and Dorothy Twohig, eds. The Diaries of George Washington. 6 vols. Charlottesville, Va., 1976–79. description ends , 2:40, and Guardian Accounts, 11 April 1767, 5 May 1769, and 1 May 1771. The amount is in Maryland currency.

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