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Washington, George Fayette, 1790-1867

 Person

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Account, James Taylor to George Fayette Washington, 1820 October 17-1827 December 31

 Item — Box: 46, Folder: 1820.10.17
Identifier: RM-857; MS-5313
Scope and Contents

A.D.S. 2 pages. Account of payment due Taylor from Washington mostly on taxes that Taylor had paid on behalf of Washington in Kentucky and Ohio. Possibly George Fayette Washington. Autograph document signed, docketed. Name on original manuscript appears as "George F. Washington."

Dates: 1820 October 17-1827 December 31

Deed, George F. and Maria Washington to William Stephenson, 1826 March 4

 Item — Box: 89 OVERSIZE, Folder: 1826.03.04
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents D.S. 2 pages. Deed of 512 acres in 4 tracts in Frederick County to Wm. Stephenson, trustee; if Geo. F. Washington does not pay $10,000 owed Taliaferro Stribling as executor of Francis Stribling Senr., land to be advertised for sale by Stephenson, and then Stribling is to be paid from the proceeds of sales. If money is paid, Stephenson to reconvey the land to Geo. F. Washington. Signed by Geo. F. Washington, Maria Washington, Talifaferro Stribling, Wm. Stephenson. Aug 7, 1826 certification of...
Dates: 1826 March 4

Deed, Robert Grayson to George Fayette Washington, 1813 November 17

 Item — Box: 44, Folder: 1813.11.17
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

D.S. 3 pages. Deed of land, 309 acres of land in Jefferson County to George Fayette Washington in exchange for payment of 4 bonds. If bonds are paid to Washington in time, deed to be void. Witnesses Matthew Ranson, John Yates, William Stanhope.

Dates: 1813 November 17

Deposition of George Fayette Washington, 1820 May 2

 Item — Box: 45, Folder: 1820.05.02
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

D.S. 1 page. Deposition of George Fayette Washington before WIlliam Waters, justice of the peace in Washington, D.C. -- deposer is the only surviving son of George A. Washington, late a Lieutenant in Virginia continental line -- claim for U.S. bounty lands -- his brother Charles A. and sister Anna Maria Thornton are dead, and sister's sons Charles A. ad Churchill J. Thornton to receive half. Document signed, docketed "Memo. May 2d to ex. and Rept. tomorrow," watermark.

Dates: 1820 May 2

Letter, Anna Maria Thomasina Blackburn Washington to George Fayette Washington, 1810 April 20

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 1810.04.20
Identifier: RM-9; MSS-2012
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 4 pages. Woodlawn. Family letter... her health not good; under the care of Dr. Dangerfield ... her friend, Eliza Smith, wrote of the activities of their friends ... Miss Vanderings, Frederick Campbell, P Coleman, Dr. Nelson, Miss Re, M. Randolph are some of the names mentioned in the letter ... Autograph letter signed, integral cover. Name on original manuscript appears as "A. M. W."

Dates: 1810 April 20

Letter, Anna Maria Thomasina Blackburn Washington to George Fayette Washington, 1810 May 3

 Item — Box: 42, Folder: 1810.05.03
Identifier: A-680
Scope and Contents A.L.S. 3 pages. Woodlawn. Anna Maria writes her dear brother news of the "Doctor" [Stuart] and family, a visit at Ossian Hall, and "Aunt Lewis" and family at Woodlawn -- wishes to have thread spun to knit stockings for her two brothers George Fayette and Charles for they are "much more pleasant in Summer than cotton" but is having trouble finding someone to do the spinning for her -- Aunt Lewis has knitted purses for them. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, laminated, watermark (RG)....
Dates: 1810 May 3

Letter, Anna Maria Washington Thornton to George Fayette Washington, 1815 February 12

 Item — Box: 44, Folder: 1815.02.12
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents A.L.S. 4 pages. Greenwood. Anna writes to her brother George Fayette of her ill health over a long period -- pain in breast and cough -- describes the medicines she has been taking and efforts to get a doctor from Fredericksburg or elsewhere -- hopes to visit him in summer by packet "if the British will be good enough to keep out of the way." -- writes of her children, Charles and Churchill -- scolds him for not writing. Autograph letter signed, (under cover of letter of March 1) watermark....
Dates: 1815 February 12

Letter, Anna Maria Washington Thornton to George Fayette Washington, 1815 March 1

 Item — Box: 44, Folder: 1815.03.01
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. She sends the letter written fortnight ago [see letter of 12 February 1815 -- it was not sent earlier because Jack was struck with rheumatism and could not carry it to Alexandria -- again rebukes her brother for not writing -- her health is improved, but pain and cough continue. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked "[ ] Mar. 2," laminated, watermark. Name on original manuscript appears as "A. M. Thornton."

Dates: 1815 March 1

Letter, Anna Maria Washington Thornton to George Fayette Washington, 1815 June 14

 Item — Box: 44, Folder: 1815.06.14
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 2 pages. Greenwood. Expresses concern over a report of her brother's illness -- describes her own poor health -- will try to come up to see him if he is still ill -- explicitly prays to the Lord for his consolation and recovery. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, laminated, directed "by Jack Cole", watermark. Name on original manuscript appears as "A. M. Thornton."

Dates: 1815 June 14

Letter, Bushrod Washington and Lawrence Lewis to George Fayette Washington, 1823 January 3

 Item — Box: 48, Folder: 1823.01.03
Identifier: A-698.7
Scope and Contents L.S. 1 page. Printed circular letter requesting agreement of legatees of George Washington's estate to bring suit in court of District of Columbia in order to settle and pay out remaining assets of estate -- signed by Bushrod Washington and Lawrence Lewis -- a note is added in Bushrod Washington's hand, requesting to know heirs of Mrs. Anna Maria Thornton [Geo. F. Washington's sister] -- this added note is dated 23 January 1823. Letter signed, printed, with additions in hand of Bush. W.,...
Dates: 1823 January 3

Letter, Charles A. Thornton to George Fayette Washington, 1846 May 29

 Item — Box: 67, Folder: 1846.05.29
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents A.L.S. 3 pages. Bayou Goula to Frederick County, Virginia. Will try once more to come to terms regarding their business, before going to extreme measures--he is already yielding more than half his rights--dislike taking an honored relative to court--will he settle as he proposes or abide by decision of a court?--late brother [Churchill J. Thornton] owed him much at his death, and has title to their Ohio lands. Name on original manuscript appears as "C. A. Thornton." Autograph letter signed,...
Dates: 1846 May 29

Letter, Charles Thornton to George Fayette Washington, 1843 February 3

 Item — Box: 65, Folder: 1843.02.03
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents A.L.S. 4 pages. G.F.W. neglected to answer his inquiries in last letter--desires to know exact location of their land in Ohio on Scioto River--search his papers for any reference to the land--title supposed to be derived from his grandfather Geo. A. Washington--G.F.W. should give him power of attorney so he can do something about their land if he finds it--his Kentucky land--low price of cotton--"This country is almost universally bankrupt." Name on original manuscript appears as "C. A....
Dates: 1843 February 3

Letter, Churchill Thornton to George Fayette Washington, 1833 September 5

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 1833.09.05
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents A.L.S. 3 pages. Pha. Alms House to Brucetown Frederick County, Virginia. Asks about money loaned by him to Dr. Snyder and not repaid--could have made several hundred dollars in a few days by investing it in stock--will subscribe to Saturday Evening Post for him-- approves of sending cousin Charles to college. Name on original manuscript appears as "Churchill." Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked "Phil Oct 4", docketed "The Funeral," laminated, watermarked (J.L. Robeson,...
Dates: 1833 September 5

Letter, George Fayette Washington to Cassius Lee, 1857 June 10

 Item — Box: 75, Folder: 1857.06.10
Identifier: MSS-251/a-b
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. Waverly. Sends letter of Mrs. M.W. as "a fit accompaniment-to one of G.W.'s sent earlier--her virtues. Autograph letter signed, separate cover, "Mrs. R. E. Lee", scribbled across cover. (A Note by Varina Jefferson Davis (undated) is filed with this statement of Authenticity).

Dates: 1857 June 10

Letter, George Fayette Washington to Charles Augustine Washington, 1849 December 4

 Item — Box: 70, Folder: 1849.12.04
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 2 pages. Greenwood to Alexandria. Writes his brother family news--bad weather--killed some of C.A.W.'s sheep for fear of their starvation--feared to lose them all--Aunt [Frances] [?] is said by some to be going to marry Bushrod [Corbin ?] Washington. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked by hand "Brucetown Va Decb. 6th,." Name on original manuscript appears as "G. F. Washington, Jr."

Dates: 1849 December 4

Letter, George Fayette Washington to Churchill Thornton, 1828 February 26

 Item — Box: 53, Folder: 1828.02.26
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 3 pages. Waverly to Charles Town, Va. He expresses satisfaction that his nephew Churchill seems to be more truly pious than most young people -- offers spiritual support and direction in a letter full of biblical allusions. Autograph letter signed, docketed "From Uncle Washington Feby. 26 1828," badly mutilated, laminated.Name on original manuscript appears as "Geo. F. Washington."

Dates: 1828 February 26

Letter, George Fayette Washington to Jane Frame, 1834 January 11

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 1834.01.11
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 3 pages. Waverly to Charles Town. Reflections on new year and transitory nature of life--advice to her. Name on original manuscript appears as "Geo. F. Washington." Autograph letter signed, integral cover, marked "A New Years Gift," laminated, directed "per Mr.[ ].

Dates: 1834 January 11

Letter, George Fayette Washington to Mary Ann Lewis Scott, 1859 October 6

 Item — Box: 77, Folder: 1859.10.06
Identifier: RM-61; MS-2135/a-b
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 3 pages. Mrs. W-n ill after leaving Old Point Comfort ... now that her recovery is under way he writes for his wife ... refers to "good old times at Wellington" ... nicely settled at Waverly ...

Dates: 1859 October 6

Letter, George Washington Bassett to George Fayette Washington, 1841 March 6

 Item — Box: 64, Folder: 1841.03.06
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 3 pages. Eltham to Bruce Town. Informs him of death of their uncle [Burwell Bassett, Jr.] on Feb. 26--his last hours--he would have been 77 the 15th of this month--would have no doctor and no minister--wife very ill--informs G.F.W. that his uncle left a will and he [G.W.B.] is sole heir [see will dated Mar. 13, 1838]. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked by hand "Buchamsville Va March 7th," laminated. Name on original manuscript appears as "G. W. Bassett."

Dates: 1841 March 6

Letter, W.D. Beall to George Fayette Washington, 1834 January 17

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 1834.01.17
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents A.L.S. 3 pages. Georgetown. Answers inquiry of [nephew of Geo. A. Washington] regarding military rank and bounty claim of Geo. A. W-n--"It appears from the rolls furnished the War Dept that Maj. W[ashington] was returned as a Lieutenant at the close of the war, which was probably the rank he held in the Regiment from which he was taken to perform the duty of Aid de Camp. According to the existing military laws the appointment of Aid gives the title of Major without the command or...
Dates: 1834 January 17

Memorandum of agreement, George Fayette Washington and Matthew Ranson, 1813 July 27

 Item — Box: 43, Folder: 1813.07.27
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

Memorandum of agreement, D. 3 pages. Agreement for sale of 85 1/2 acres of timbered land and 125 acres cleared land by Washington, near Charlestown -- Ranson to pay $60 per acre for wooded and $40 per acre for cleared -- terms of payment -- Washington to have it surveyed and give proper title. Document, docketed, laminated. Signed by Geo. F. Washington and Mathw. Ranson, witnessed by John Yates.

Dates: 1813 July 27

Tax receipt, W.D. Gilkeson to George Fayette Washington, 1840

 Item — Box: 64, Folder: 1840.00.00
Identifier: A-698
Scope and Contents

D. 1 page. Tax receipt, Sheriff of Frederick County, Virginia. Receipt for $38.44 for land tax, slaves, horses, levies. Document, partly printed, signed by d[eputy] s[heriff] W.D. Gilkeson.

Dates: 1840

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