Washington, Hannah Bushrod, approximately 1738-1804
Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:
A.L.S. 1 page. Sorry to hear of Col. [John A.?] Washington's illness--Bushrod [Smith?] has been ill, also Fanny [Smith?]--Betsy is weak. Autograph letter signed, mounted.(Philip Smith's wife, Elizabeth, or Betsy, seems to have been Mrs. John A. Washington's sister).
Martha Washington acknowledges that she has received the cotton for spinning from the addressee. Also hopes to visit Mrs. Washington if the General can find time. Intends to send a weeping willow when the season is right. She also congratulates Mrs. Washington on the birth of another child.
Document signed, 11 p.
26 shillings discharging Miss Fanny B. Smith's account ... Witnessed by Hannah Washington, Sr.