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Washington, George Steptoe, 1771-1809

 Person

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Appointment of executors of George Washington's estate, George Steptoe Washington and Lawrence Lewis, 1802 November 15

 Item — Box: 38, Folder: 1802.11.15
Identifier: RM-683; MS-4652
Scope and Contents

A.D. 2 pages. John Hewitt, Register of Wills, Washington County, District of Columbia acknowledges that an "authenticated copy of the last will and testament of George Washington deceased ..." has been recorded. Administration of the will is "hereby Granted and Committed unto ... George Steptoe Washington and Lawrence Lewis two of the executors by the said will appointed."

Dates: 1802 November 15

Bail bond, George Steptoe Washington, 1801 April 6

 Item — Box: 37, Folder: 1801.04.06
Identifier: A-456.5
Scope and Contents

D. 1 page. Bail Bond of George Steptoe Washington for $200. Dated 1801 April 6, and docketed "McCormick vs. Washington Bond," signed by George Tate and George S. Washington, witnessed by Benj. Stephenson. Document, docketed "McCormick vs. Washington Bond," signed by George Tate and George S. Washington, witnessed by Benj. Stephenson, laminated.

Dates: 1801 April 6

Copy of the last will and testament of George Steptoe Washington, 1807 July 9

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 20
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: 1807 July 9

Letter, Charles Simms to Lawrence Lewis, George Steptoe Washington, and Samuel Washington, 1800 January 22

 Item — Box: 36, Folder: 1800.01.22
Identifier: A-570.2
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. Simms answers questions put by them [see letter of Jan. 20, 1800] as executors of George Washington's estate -- among other things, he assures them they can dispose of personal property and wheat at private sales, but an account must be kept of articles disposed of in this way, and must be included in the estate inventory. Autograph letter signed, integral cover, laminated, watermark. Name on original manuscript appears as "Ch. Simms."

Dates: 1800 January 22

Letter, George Steptoe Washington to Lawrence Lewis, 21 October 1801

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: RM-703; MS-4758
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter signed, discussing the settlement of George Washington’s estate.

Dates: 21 October 1801

Letter, Lawrence Lewis, George Steptoe Washington, and Samuel Washington to Charles Simms, 1800 January 22

 Item — Box: 36, Folder: 1800.01.22
Identifier: A-471
Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 2 pages. The writers request answers to several specific questions about their role as executors of Washington's will -- they require Simms's professional advice because Judge Bushrod Washington (another executor) hasn't arrived yet. Autograph letter signed, in hand of George S. Washington (?,) laminated, G.W.'s watermark.

Dates: 1800 January 22