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Washington, Bushrod, 1762-1829

 Person

Found in 335 Collections and/or Records:

Corbin Washington, Walnut Farm, to Bushrod Washington, 1792 January 26

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 01
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed. Corbin writes that his wife has almost died from "very severe epileptic fits."

Dates: 1792 January 26

Corbin Washington, Walnut Farm, to Bushrod Washington, Richmond Town, 1795 September 14

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 01
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. With additional sheet signed by Corbin describing Walnut Farm in Westmoreland County.

Dates: 1795 September 14

Deed of sale, John Augustine Washington to Bushrod Washington, 1785 October 7

 Item — Box 10, Folder: 1785.10.07
Identifier: 2022-SC-007-016
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection of historic manuscripts dates from 1607-1933, with the bulk of materials dating from 1738-1868. The correspondence, journals and diaries, legal and financial records, estate documents, and printed ephemera in the collection primarily relate to the Washington and Custis families, the Revolutionary War, and society life in antebellum Washington D.C. and Virginia.

Portions of this collection have been digitized, as noted in the item-level descriptions.

Dates: 1785 October 7

Division of Bushrod Washington's stocks and slaves, 1830 April 5

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents

A copy from the County Court of Fairfax of the division of the slaves and stocks from the estate of Bushrod Washington amongst his nephews. Includes a list of the names of the enslaved persons that went to each nephew, with their values.

Dates: 1830 April 5

E. Blackburn, Spring Grove, to Bushrod Washington, 1816 January 23

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

A letter from the brother of Bushrod's wife, Julia Ann Blackburn Washington.

Dates: 1816 January 23

Elizabeth Blackburn Scott, Washington, to Bushrod Washington, 1824 May 12

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 14
Scope and Contents

A distant relative of Bushrod's wife writes a second time to ask for assistance.

Dates: 1824 May 12

Elizabeth Hamilton to Bushrod Washington, 1818

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Elizabeth Hamilton writes about her husband Alexander Hamilton's legacy and invites Bushrod and his wife to stay with her next time they are in New York.

Dates: 1818

Elizabeth Hamilton to Bushrod Washington, Mount Vernon, 1820 January

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. Letter delivered by William Hodgson, an English gentleman touring America. Elizabeth Hamilton writes to Bushrod about news from New York.

Dates: 1820 January

Elswyth Thane Beebe collection of Washington family papers

 Collection — Shelf D:5
Identifier: RM-710
Content Description

This collection includes correspondence between John Augustine Washington III and his mother and wife, as well as other family members, mostly dealing with family matters and running Mount Vernon.

Dates: 1818-1861; Majority of material found within 1840-1850