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Washington, Bushrod, 1762-1829


Found in 335 Collections and/or Records:

Estate sale, Thomas Peter to Bushrod Washington, 1827 December 8

 Item — Box 9, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. Thomas Peter, George Town, to Bushrod Washington, Mount Vernon. Thomas Peter writes to Bushrod about money owed for two purchases he made from the estate of George Washington.

Dates: 1827 December 8

Esther Maria Lewis Chapin collection of Washington family documents

 Collection — Shelf D: 4-5
Identifier: RM-703
Scope and Contents Scope and Content: This collection was originally assembled by Esther Maria Lewis Chapin, who inherited some of the Washington and Custis papers but was also an avid collector. She reassembled family materials that were being dispersed nationwide, much of which was purchased at Anderson Galleries, sale 22001, 28-29 November 1927. The collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and financial records related primarily to the Custis and Lewis families. Much of the financial and legal...
Dates: 1743-1852

Extracts from Washington family wills, undated no. 135

 Item — Box 86, Folder: undated no. 135
Identifier: RM-538; MS-4183
Scope and Contents

D. 4 pages. Extracts from Washington family wills, and legal documents, relating to MV, viz. Augustine W-n's deed conveying Mount Vernon to Lawrence, will of Augustine W-n, Bushrod's interpretations. Name does not appear on original manuscript.

Dates: undated no. 135

Form of the declaration for assurance for Bushrod Washington, 1796 February

 Item — Box 3, Folder: 25
Scope and Contents

Printed form with manuscript inputs. Signed on verso B. Washington. Insurance application for Bushrod’s residence Belvedary in Richmond City in the county of Henrico. Includes a plan of three buildings – a kitchen, dwelling, and office.

Dates: 1796 February

Gabriel Duvall, Marietta, to Bushrod Washington, 1829 August 31

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 5
Content Description From the Collection: The Bushrod Washington Family Papers consist of documents gathered by the descendants of the first President of the United States, George Washington. The collection comprises an assortment of correspondence and legal documents documenting the lives and property ownership of several branches of the Washington family. The collection is organized into five series: Correspondence, Legal Documents, Social, Miscellaneous, and Indenture Notices (Land Deeds).The Correspondence series,...
Dates: 1829 August 31

George Washington Spotswood, University of Virginia, to Bushrod Washington, Washington, 1829 March 8

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. Spotswood writes Bushrod asking his help help getting a job with the Jackson administration.

Dates: 1829 March 8

George Wythe to Bushrod Washington, 1785 January

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel.

Dates: 1785 January

Hannah Bushrod Washington and John Augustine Washington, Blenheim, to Bushrod Washington, Philadelphia, 1782 November 26

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 04
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed with integral address panel. 2 letters on 1 leaf of paper written to Bushrod by his mother and father.

Dates: 1782 November 26

Insurance policy, Bushrod Washington, 1815 December 6

 Item — Box 89 OVERSIZE, Folder: 1815.12.06
Identifier: RM-1093; MS-5761
Scope and Contents

Document signed, partly printed, docketed "Policy of Assurance for The Honbl. Bushrod Washington." Signed by James Rawlings.[See also under 1815, Aug. 23, Insurance Evaluation on Mt. Vernon]. Policy for a barn at Mount Vernon.

Dates: 1815 December 6

Inventory and appraisement of the personal estate of Bushrod Washington of Mount Vernon, approximately 1830

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents

Autograph document in the hand of John Augustine Washington II, 20 pages. Includes a list of enslaved workers and household goods listed by room, with some notes on to whom they were bequeathed.

Dates: approximately 1830

Inventory of the division of the furniture at Bushfield, 1785-1787

 Item — Box 4, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents

An inventory of the furniture from John Augustine Washington's estate at Bushfield, which was divided between his wife Hannah and their two sons, Corbin and Bushrod. This document is located within Box 4 (oversized).

Dates: 1785-1787

J. H. Williams to Bushrod Washington, 1823 March 17

 Item — Box 10, Folder: 8
Identifier: MS-3839
Scope and Contents

To Mount Vernon. Answer concerned with legal matters in Court of Chancery suit against W. L. Lee.

Dates: 1823 March 17