George Washington Papers

Cash Accounts, January 1768

Cash Accounts

[January 1768]

[January]— To Cash upon hand Balle of last years Acct £208. 3.1
By Cards 4/—Jany 12th Ditto 8/91 £  0.12.9
[Jan. 13]  By William Skilling 1. 0.0
16— By Bryan Allisons Acct in full 2. 1.0
By Cards 3/62—Club at Mr Arrols 4/8 0. 8.2
18— By Mr Jno. Muirs Acct to the date 4. 1.8
By Cards 11/3—Servants 5/ 0.16.3
28— By Servants at Colo. [George William] Fairfax3 1.10.0

AD, Ledger A description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 1, 1750-72, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 269.

1Charles Dick, a merchant in Fredericksburg, George Muse of Caroline County, and GW’s brother Charles arrived at Mount Vernon “In the Evening” of 12 Jan. for a visit of several days (Diaries description begins Donald Jackson and Dorothy Twohig, eds. The Diaries of George Washington. 6 vols. Charlottesville, Va., 1976–79. description ends , 2:31).

2On 16 Jan. GW was “At home all day at Cards—it snowing” (ibid., 32).

3GW spent the night of 19 Jan. at Belvoir.

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