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Washington, John Augustine, III, 1821-1861



  • Existence: 1821-1861
  • Existence: 1821 - 1861

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, Jane Charlotte Blackburn Washington to John Augustine Washington III, 1855 April 9

 Item — Box: 74, Folder: 1855.04.09
Identifier: 2017-SC-008-012
Scope and Contents Autograph letter signed "Jean C. Washington." Jane writes to her son that an enslaved man named George has died. "He was very much reduced, not being able for some time to retian any nourishment. He was delirious, but never violent or ungovernable: fancying he saw lovely angel children near him - and when I read to him, was calm, and apparently pleased, tho' he seldom spoke." She adds, "I shall miss him very much, he was a faithful and affectionate servant - and in traveling watchful and...
Dates: 1855 April 9

Letter, John Augustine Washington III to Jane C. Washington, 1842 October 18

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: MS-4861
Scope and Contents

Mount Vernon to Charlestown. Tells mother of proposing to Nelly; describes horse races; financial matters.

Dates: 1842 October 18