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Babcock, Amos G.

  • A Journal, of a Young Man of Massachusetts (ed. B. Waterhouse), 10:168–10:169, 10:247, 10:259

The Babler, 7:665

Bache, Benjamin, 3:39, 3:40n

Bache, Benjamin Franklin (1769–1798), 1:49n, 3:39, 3:40n, 3:331n, 3:451, 3:452n

Bache, Benjamin Franklin (1801–1881)

  • mentioned, 7:62

Bache, Catharine Wistar

  • family of, 7:62, 8:449n
  • friendship with E. Trist, 2:285, 3:163n
  • mentioned, 10:450
  • and T. M. Randolph, 8:448

Bache, Emma Mary

  • death of, 7:62

Bache, Franklin, 3:39, 3:40n, 3:88

Bache, Hartman, 3:39, 3:40n

Bache, Margaret Hartman Markoe. See Duane, Margaret Hartman Markoe Bache (William Duane’s wife)

Bache, Richard, 3:39, 3:40n, 3:88, 3:452n

Bache, Sarah Franklin, 3:451, 3:452n

Bache, William

  • appointment, 1:615–1:616
  • health of, 7:62, 7:63n

Backer, T. H. (Amsterdam agent), 1:50n

Backus, Azel

  • criticizes TJ, 1:277, 1:278n, 1:350n, 7:206, 7:207n

bacon, 2:371, 5:489, 6:343, 7:45, 8:184, 9:588, 9:588, 9:713, 11:298, 11:299, 11:623

Bacon, Ann Simmons (Edmund Bacon’s wife)

  • and wool spinning, 4:380

Bacon, Edmund

  • and agreement with R. Durrett, 5:418
  • attends court, 2:670
  • buys corn for TJ, 6:181, 6:181–6:182, 6:553, 6:554, 7:72n, 9:151–9:152, 9:152n, 11:214
  • buys plow horse for TJ, 2:155n
  • delivers nails, 1:64
  • describes TJ’s siting of Central College, 11:544–11:545n
  • describes travels with TJ, 1:51–1:52
  • and 1810 census, 3:202
  • identified, 1:52n
  • letter from accounted for, 10:538n
  • letters from, 9:151–9:152, 11:211–11:212, 11:421
  • letters to, 4:306–4:307
  • letters to accounted for, 5:418n
  • letters to from R. B. Sthreshly, 6:554
  • mentioned, 3:215, 7:520n, 7:619n, 9:105
  • and merino sheep, 2:666
  • Monticello overseer, 1:52n, 1:81n, 3:394, 3:513, 3:612, 3:643, 4:306–4:307, 4:464–4:465, 4:543, 4:557n, 5:418, 5:576n, 5:608n, 6:136n, 9:147, 9:151–9:152, 9:415, 9:483, 9:483n, 10:105, 10:106, 10:107, 10:475, 10:517, 11:211–11:212, 11:421
  • orders goods for TJ, 6:343, 6:344, 6:344, 6:344, 6:345, 6:345, 6:345, 6:346, 6:346, 6:346, 6:346, 6:347, 6:348, 6:348, 9:267, 9:269
  • pays I. Chisholm, 5:5
  • pays insurance premium, 3:329n
  • pays TJ’s expenses, 5:6, 5:6n
  • pays Wayt & Winn, 6:111n
  • plans to move west, 11:211–11:212
  • and rent collection, 2:422, 9:483, 10:472
  • seeks cottonseed for TJ, 1:81, 1:159
  • TJ borrows money from, 11:451–11:452n
  • TJ pays, 1:41, 1:81n, 2:155, 5:298, 10:467n
  • TJ’s promissory note to, 6:54, 7:231, 7:231n, 9:301, 9:301, 9:301n
  • witnesses documents, 2:229, 5:607–5:608, 6:34, 6:36, 6:36n, 6:36, 6:36n, 8:396, 8:396, 8:396n, 8:399

Bacon, Ezekiel

  • and federal revenue, 4:520n
  • identified, 3:358n
  • letters from, 3:358
  • letters to, 3:428
  • reference for J. L. Edwards, 4:92
  • and repeal of Embargo Act, 2:533, 2:534n, 2:537
  • and Supreme Court appointment, 3:126, 3:166, 3:178
  • and J. Wilkinson, 3:358, 3:428, 3:428–3:431

Bacon, Francis

  • classification of knowledge, 6:408, 6:409, 7:606, 7:607n, 8:240, 8:473, 8:475n, 9:xliv–9:xlv
  • in D. Fraser’s proposed book, 5:545
  • The Historie of the Reigne of King Henry The Seventh, 7:629, 7:631n
  • mentioned, 7:101, 11:390
  • Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning: or the Partitions of Sciences, 8:473, 8:475n, 9:xliv–9:xlv
  • portrait of, 3:305, 10:398
  • quoted, 9:110, 9:111n, 10:371
  • tried for bribery, 10:77, 10:79n
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Bacon, John

  • promissory note assigned to, 6:54, 6:54n, 6:54n, 7:231, 9:301, 9:301, 9:301n

Bacon, Mary Anne Williamson

  • account with TJ, 11:421, 11:421n, 11:451–11:452
  • identified, 11:451n

Bacon, Matthew

  • A New Abridgment of the Law, 3:546, 3:546, 7:125, 7:126, 7:127, 7:127, 7:627, 7:628, 7:628, 7:628

Bacon, Nathaniel (1593–1660)

  • read by J. Adams, 4:474

Bacon’s Rebellion, 10:423, 10:423n

Bacot, Thomas Wright

  • and Seventy-Six Association, 11:530n

Bacquet, Jean

  • Oeuvres, 3:174–3:175n

Badajoz, Spain, 2:233, 2:247, 6:515, 6:515n

Badillo, Francisco de Sales, 3:478n

Bagot, Mr., 2:83

Bagot, Charles

  • British minister plenipotentiary to U.S., 9:579

Bagot, Mary Charlotte Anne Wellesley-Pole (Charles Bagot’s wife)

  • and Washington society, 9:579

Bagwell (TJ’s slave)

  • farm laborer, 2:426n
  • on Monticello slave lists, 4:386, 8:62n
  • purchased by TJ, 2:425, 2:425, 2:464

Bahamas

  • Spanish expedition against, 4:286, 4:286n

Bailey, Lydia R.

  • and P. Freneau’s poems, 2:309, 2:336, 2:369, 3:241, 3:243, 3:296, 3:334
  • identified, 2:309n
  • letters from, 2:309, 2:369
  • letters to, 2:336, 3:241

Bailey, Nathan

  • edits Minellius Anglicanus, sive Publii Ovidii Nasonis Metamorphoseon (Ovid), 9:464, 9:538, 9:639

Bailey, Theodorus

  • and dispatches to France, 2:410
  • forwards letter to F. A. Van der Kemp, 10:36
  • identified, 3:459n
  • letters from, 3:459, 3:459–3:460, 3:503, 3:521, 3:597–3:598, 4:588–4:589, 4:673, 5:263, 5:581–5:582, 10:36, 10:271
  • letters to, 3:505–3:506, 4:589, 5:305–5:306, 5:606
  • letters to accounted for, 3:444n, 4:580n
  • and map of N.Y., 3:459–3:460, 3:521, 3:597–3:598
  • postmaster in New York City, 3:459, 3:464, 3:503, 3:505–3:506, 3:521, 3:538, 10:36, 10:271
  • Report of the Commissioners, 3:459–3:460, 3:597
  • returns undeliverable letter to TJ, 10:271
  • sends TJ maps, 5:263, 5:305–5:306, 5:581, 5:582, 5:582n, 5:606
  • and spinning machines, 4:588, 4:589, 4:673
  • on War of 1812, 5:581–5:582

Baily, Jeremiah

  • receives patent, 6:456, 6:458n

Bainbridge, William, 6:206, 6:207n, 10:217

Baird, Sir David

  • killed by French forces, 1:108

baize, 5:394

Baker, Harriet Weissenfels (John Martin Baker’s wife)

  • health of, 10:58
  • mentioned, 11:660, 11:661, 11:662
  • requests landscape view of Monticello, 1:346, 1:366, 1:434
  • sends greetings to TJ, 2:391, 3:524, 4:5, 6:165
  • sends seeds to TJ, 9:102

Baker, Henry

  • The Microscope made easy, 1:581

Baker, James

  • and fish for TJ, 11:66, 11:274, 11:295
  • letter from, 11:274–11:275
  • letters to, 11:66, 11:295
  • as Richmond merchant, 11:386

Baker, Jerman (ca. 1734–1792), 1:363, 1:378, 2:397

Baker, Jerman (17761828)

  • attends dinners honoring TJ, 1:608+, 1:615+
  • and J. W. Baker’s education, 10:183, 10:664, 10:672, 11:18–11:19, 11:49, 11:59
  • and Central College subscription, 11:331, 11:596
  • considers land purchase, 9:147
  • health of, 9:331, 10:664
  • identified, 9:278n
  • letters from, 9:331–9:332, 10:664–10:665, 11:59, 11:132–11:133
  • letters to, 9:277–9:278, 10:581–10:582, 10:628, 11:18–11:19
  • and petition of P. I. Barziza, 10:628, 10:628, 10:664, 11:19, 11:19n, 11:59, 11:146
  • and petition of J. Miller, 9:277–9:278, 9:279, 9:331, 9:332n
  • and proposed Albemarle Co. road, 10:581–10:582, 10:664, 11:59, 11:59n, 11:119, 11:132
  • sends greetings to M. J. Randolph, 10:664
  • as Va. legislator, 9:277–9:278, 9:331–9:332, 9:379n
  • visits Poplar Forest, 9:147

Baker, John Martin

  • as consul, 6:163–6:164, 6:165, 7:634, 7:693, 7:697n, 9:102, 9:112, 9:119n, 10:58, 11:660–11:662, 11:662–11:663
  • family of, 6:164, 6:165, 9:102, 10:58, 11:660, 11:660n, 11:661, 11:662
  • identified, 1:346n
  • letters from, 1:345–1:346, 1:434, 2:391, 3:523–3:524, 4:4–4:5, 6:163–6:165, 9:102, 10:58, 11:659–11:660
  • letters from accounted for, 2:391n
  • letter from, to R. Rush, 11:660–11:663
  • letter to, 1:365–1:366
  • and L. de Prunner, 2:297, 2:391, 4:4
  • seeks appointment, 2:391, 3:523–3:524, 4:5, 4:5, 6:163, 6:164–6:165, 9:102, 11:659–11:660, 11:660–11:663
  • sends goods to TJ, 4:215, 4:220, 4:529, 6:163, 9:102, 9:333, 9:369–9:370, 10:58, 10:278, 10:292
  • and TJ’s order for goods from Majorca, 1:345, 1:365–1:366, 1:434, 3:524
  • visits Montpellier (Madison family estate), 11:659

Baker, John Wayles (TJ’s grandnephew)

  • education of, 10:183, 10:356n, 10:664, 10:672, 11:18–11:19, 11:59, 11:59n
  • on T. Holcombe, 6:64
  • identified, 6:65n
  • letters from, 6:64–6:65
  • at Poplar Forest, 7:400
  • and study of French, 7:647, 7:647n
  • TJ’s relationship with, 6:64–6:65, 6:65, 6:225, 6:451, 6:451, 6:648, 6:649, 9:712, 10:355

Baker, Martin, 6:19

Baker, Polly (fictional character), 10:646, 10:648n

Baker, Sir Richard

  • A Chronicle of the Kings of England, 11:274, 11:274n, 11:447

Baker, William, 1:156n

Bakewell, Robert

  • identified, 3:264n
  • letters from, 3:263–3:264
  • Mineralogical and Statistical Survey of Estates, 3:263–3:264
  • Observations on the influence of soil and climate upon wool, 1:479, 1:480n, 3:263, 3:264n

Baldwin, Abraham, 5:372, 5:373–5:374

Baldwin, Briscoe

  • as attorney, 11:538–11:539

Baldwin, Cyrus B.

  • cloth manufacturer, 6:335, 6:335, 6:631, 6:631, 6:631–6:632n, 7:309–7:310, 7:310n, 7:460, 7:461n

Baldwin, William

  • identified, 2:125n
  • letters from, 2:124–2:125
  • letters to, 2:157–2:159, 2:159
  • and Quakers, 2:124–2:125, 2:125n, 2:157–2:158, 2:159

Baldwin I, emperor of Constantinople, 7:66

Baldwin II, emperor of Constantinople, 7:66

Baldwin IV, king of Jerusalem, 7:66

Balearic Islands, 1:345, 1:346n, 1:365

Ballard, Bartlet, 2:237, 2:238–2:239n

Ballard, William

  • account with TJ, 9:105–9:106
  • agreement with TJ, 6:304
  • identified, 6:304n
  • as juror, 5:278, 5:279
  • as Tufton overseer, 6:304, 8:203, 8:204n, 8:611, 8:611n, 8:676n, 9:604n
  • witnesses documents, 8:396, 8:396n, 8:399

Ballendenies. See A free translation of the Preface to Bellendenus, containing animated strictures on the great political characters of the present time (Parr)

balloons, 8:388

Ballowe, Thomas, 7:600, 7:601n

Bally, Victor François

  • Du Typhus d’Amérique ou Fièvre Jaune, 10:129, 10:146n
  • Opinion sur la Contagion de la Fièvre Jaune, 10:130, 10:135, 10:147n

balm of Gilead fir. See balsam fir (balm of Gilead fir)

balsam copaiba trees, 1:56, 1:56, 1:58n

balsam fir (balm of Gilead fir), 4:497, 4:498n, 4:498n

Baltic Sea

  • and American commerce, 4:612, 4:612n
  • and Napoleon’s Continental System, 5:385, 5:561, 7:92

Baltimore, Lord. See Calvert, Frederick, 6th Baron Baltimore

Baltimore, Md. See also McCulloch, James Hugh (father of James H. McCulloh): collector at Baltimore

  • American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser, 1:178n, 1:221n, 2:173, 2:174n
  • banks in, 2:117
  • Church of St. Mary, 1:450, 1:450–1:451n
  • commerce at, 4:26
  • cotton factories in, 9:534–9:537, 9:537n
  • currency, 3:525–3:526
  • defense of, 8:153, 8:154, 10:426, 10:439, 10:441
  • dinner for D. B. Warden, 3:340
  • 1812 riot in, 7:229, 7:230n, 7:231, 7:231–7:232n, 8:689, 8:689n
  • flooding in, 11:606, 11:606n, 11:614, 11:626n
  • French immigrants in, 10:490
  • gaslights in, 10:310–10:311
  • glass manufactured at, 8:21, 8:142
  • lottery office, 4:391, 4:392n
  • merchants in, 1:50, 2:205, 7:72
  • militia of, 7:656, 7:656n
  • millers in, 7:386, 7:386n
  • and J. Monroe’s presidential tour, 11:568, 11:569n
  • museums in, 6:291, 6:291–6:292n, 6:374, 8:462, 10:179n
  • newspapers, 3:414n, 4:177–178, 4:234, 4:336, 4:338n, 8:260, 8:566, 8:569–8:570, 8:598, 8:599n, 8:660n, 9:607n, 10:385, 10:385n, 10:536, 10:536n, 10:537, 10:601, 11:5, 11:277, 11:279n, 11:594, 11:594–11:596, 11:604, 11:604n, 11:648, 11:649
  • prices in, 3:437, 6:561
  • Republican support for W. Duane, 3:585
  • St. Mary’s Academy, 1:450, 1:450–1:451n
  • Smith family of, 3:542, 3:550, 3:550n, 3:553
  • tarring and feathering in, 2:411, 2:412n
  • TJ orders gypsum from, 2:197, 3:453

Baltimore Patriot & Evening Advertiser (newspaper), 8:598, 8:599n, 8:660n, 9:607n, 10:536, 10:536n

Baltimore Tammany Society

  • letters from, 1:176–1:179
  • letters to, 1:221

Bancroft, Edward

  • correspondence with TJ, 9:8n, 9:283
  • identified, 9:7n
  • introduces P. I. Barziza to TJ, 9:6–9:7, 9:394
  • letter from, 9:6–9:8

bandages, 10:364n

Bandini, Angelo Maria

  • and portrait of A. Vespucci, 7:613

Banger, Timothy

  • identified, 10:409n
  • letters from, 10:408–10:409, 10:409–10:410
  • letter to, 10:444
  • and package for TJ, 10:408, 10:409, 10:409, 10:444, 10:448, 10:500
  • thanks TJ, 10:408–10:409
  • TJ on, 10:444

Banister, John, Jr., 3:183, 3:210–3:211

Bankhead, Ann (Anne) Cary Randolph (TJ’s granddaughter; Charles Lewis Bankhead’s wife)

  • and Bedford Co. land, 3:187, 4:316, 4:318n
  • and birth of son, 3:315n, 4:429, 4:430n
  • book for, 3:633
  • Carlton estate of, 7:401n, 8:308n
  • Carlton estate of conveyed to trustees, 8:394–8:397
  • children of, 8:395, 8:397n, 8:398, 8:636, 8:636n, 10:537
  • Christmas visitors of, 2:110, 2:111n
  • compared to flowers by TJ, 3:633
  • gold watch for, 6:339n
  • greetings to, 7:16, 7:460, 7:623, 7:643, 7:643n, 7:656, 7:698
  • health of, 11:172, 11:172n
  • identified, 2:104n
  • infant of, 1:387, 1:396n
  • letters from accounted for, 2:104n
  • letters to, 2:103–2:104, 3:633–3:634
  • and letter writing, 1:245
  • mentioned, 10:89, 10:90n, 10:212, 10:212n, 10:537
  • mistreatment by husband, 9:131
  • pregnancy of, 11:15
  • swans for, 7:621
  • TJ conveys land to, 8:278, 8:397–8:399
  • TJ misses, 3:394, 3:644
  • and TJ’s plants, 2:103
  • visits Monticello, 7:635, 9:131, 11:631n

Bankhead, Charles Lewis (Ann Cary Randolph Bankhead’s husband)

  • and Albemarle Co. land, 3:621–3:622, 3:644
  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344, 5:345n
  • alcohol abuse by, 9:131–9:132, 10:461–10:462, 10:537
  • and appointment of principal assessor, 6:442
  • and Bedford Co. land, 3:64, 3:162, 3:163n, 3:186–3:188, 4:5–4:6, 4:59, 4:279, 4:316, 4:317, 4:318n, 4:319
  • beer for, 8:565
  • and birth of son, 3:315n
  • buys land, 2:239n
  • Carlton estate of, 7:401n, 8:277, 8:308n, 9:131–9:132, 10:168, 10:462
  • Carlton estate of conveyed to trustees, 8:394–8:397
  • children of, 8:395, 8:397n, 8:398
  • debts of, 8:277, 8:394
  • and 1810 census, 3:202
  • at family dinner, 1:387
  • greetings to, 7:460, 7:623, 7:656
  • health of, 8:565
  • identified, 3:188n
  • letters from, 4:5–4:6, 6:517–6:518
  • letters from accounted for, 7:636n, 10:462n, 11:244n
  • letters to, 3:644
  • marries A. Randolph, 1:396n
  • mentioned, 5:600
  • military service of, 7:624, 7:635
  • mistreats wife, 9:131
  • and proposed Albemarle Co. road, 11:243, 11:243, 11:244n
  • purchases horses, 3:180
  • requests charcoal from TJ, 6:517
  • sells corn, 10:118
  • and W. Short’s land, 4:5–4:6, 4:59
  • slaves owned by, 8:395
  • studies law under TJ, 1:245, 1:389, 1:416, 2:103
  • TJ conveys land to, 8:277–8:278, 8:397–8:399
  • TJ on, 8:277, 8:278, 10:461–10:462
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:625
  • TJ sends greetings to, 3:633
  • tobacco crop of, 5:34, 5:51, 5:56–5:57, 5:63, 5:64n, 5:489
  • visits J. Bankhead, 8:123, 8:565
  • visits Monticello, 9:131
  • witnesses document, 2:229, 4:277–4:278n

Bankhead, Ellen Monroe (TJ’s great-granddaughter), 6:438n, 8:397n, 8:636, 8:636n

Bankhead, James, 5:533–5:540, 5:542–5:543n, 5:543n

Bankhead, John

  • family of, 8:123, 11:172
  • health of, 8:123
  • identified, 8:278n
  • letter from accounted for, 8:279n
  • letters to, 8:277–8:279, 9:131–9:132, 10:461–10:462
  • and T. J. Randolph, 1:590–1:591
  • relationship with C. L. Bankhead, 8:277–8:278, 8:565, 9:131–9:132, 9:132n, 10:461–10:462, 10:537
  • and seeds for TJ, 10:212
  • and W. Short’s land, 3:621–3:622, 4:6, 4:59
  • TJ sends greetings to, 2:103, 3:633, 3:644
  • as trustee of A. C. and C. L. Bankhead, 8:394–8:397, 8:397–8:399
  • visits Monticello, 9:132
  • witnesses document, 3:188

Bankhead, John Warner (TJ’s great-grandson), 3:315n, 3:633, 4:429, 4:430n, 8:397n, 8:636, 8:636n

Bankhead, Mary Warner Lewis (John Bankhead’s wife)

  • relationship with C. L. Bankhead, 8:277–8:278
  • and W. Short’s land, 3:622, 4:6
  • TJ sends greetings to, 2:103, 2:103, 3:633, 3:644, 8:278, 9:132, 10:462

Bankhead, Thomas Mann Randolph (TJ’s great-grandson)

  • appearance of, 11:631n
  • family of, 8:397n
  • health of, 8:636, 8:636n, 11:631n

Bankhead, William, 3:188

Bankhead, William Stuart (TJ’s great-grandson), 8:397n

Bank of Alexandria

  • notes issued by, 8:19, 8:511

Bank of Columbia, 2:181, 2:182, 4:192, 4:576, 6:168, 7:380, 7:381n, 7:421, 7:617, 8:125, 8:499, 8:511, 9:587–9:588, 10:93, 10:94–10:95, 10:295–10:296, 10:312, 10:431–10:432, 10:451, 10:568, 10:584, 10:585, 10:598–10:599, 10:625, 10:626, 10:639, 10:640, 10:641, 10:665, 11:57, 11:124, 11:155

Bank of England

  • crisis management by, 7:193, 8:525, 8:527n

Bank of Fredericksburg, 2:661, 3:112, 3:302, 3:373, 4:81, 4:217, 4:556, 4:557, 4:558, 5:225, 6:306, 6:314, 6:471

Bank of Germantown (Pa.)

  • cashier of, 9:447

Bank of New York, 8:413

Bank of Norfolk, 1:626, 5:494n

Bank of Orleans, 2:121, 2:192

Bank of Pennsylvania

  • drafts on, 1:407, 1:421, 1:455, 6:156, 6:258
  • stock owned by T. Kosciuszko, 1:32n, 1:166, 1:217, 1:218n, 1:408, 2:135, 2:181, 3:89, 3:90n, 3:284, 3:289, 3:524, 3:528, 3:613, 3:617, 3:619, 4:17, 4:18n, 4:26, 4:418, 4:463, 4:487–4:488, 4:591–4:592, 4:665–4:666, 5:59–5:60, 5:374, 5:380, 5:381n, 5:393, 6:168, 6:307, 6:546, 7:170, 7:189, 7:192, 7:193–7:194, 7:211–7:212, 7:215–7:216, 7:233–7:234, 7:261, 7:283–7:284, 7:294, 7:294, 7:314–7:316, 7:333–7:334, 7:334, 7:353, 7:354, 7:355, 7:369, 7:380–7:381, 7:421, 7:432n, 7:432, 7:432, 7:432, 7:432, 7:440–7:441, 7:442–7:443, 7:456–7:457, 8:20, 8:300, 8:499, 8:499, 8:500, 8:573

Bank of Richmond. See Bank of Virginia (Richmond)

Bank of the Manhattan Company

  • distressed situation of, 7:211, 7:212n, 7:216

Bank of the United States

  • deposits in, 2:121
  • drafts on, by TJ, 1:41n, 1:45, 1:49, 1:455, 1:458
  • and W. Duane, 3:450–3:451, 4:174, 5:254–5:255, 5:257n
  • and A. Gallatin, 3:602–3:603, 6:535
  • and A. Hamilton, 6:534
  • loan through J. Barnes and J. Madison, 1:212–1:213, 1:217–1:218, 1:246, 1:281, 1:285, 1:408
  • mentioned, 6:225, 7:654
  • opposition to, 2:70, 2:70n, 2:92, 2:93n, 3:317, 3:388–3:389, 3:449, 3:450–3:451, 4:113, 4:113n, 4:128–4:130, 5:254–5:255, 5:257n, 5:586n, 6:581, 6:594, 8:556–8:557, 9:407, 9:407n
  • and renewal of charter, 3:259, 3:274–3:275, 3:317, 3:331, 3:386, 3:388, 8:155n
  • and state charter for, 4:371–4:372, 4:373n

Bank of the United States, Second

  • W. H. Crawford on, 10:99–10:100
  • creation of, 9:354, 9:354–9:355n, 10:29, 10:29, 10:31n, 11:110, 11:380, 11:380n
  • currency of, 11:585
  • and internal improvements, 11:123n
  • Richmond branch of, 11:304, 11:304n, 11:426, 11:426n, 11:451
  • TJ’s loan from, 11:464, 11:476, 11:496, 11:496n, 11:593, 11:594, 11:605, 11:638

Bank of the Valley in Virginia (Winchester), 10:660n

Bank of Virginia (Richmond)

  • and Albemarle Academy, 7:339, 11:253
  • banknotes of, 7:96, 8:35, 8:36n, 8:511, 9:443, 9:447, 9:522, 9:525, 9:553, 9:587, 10:74, 10:521, 10:600, 10:630, 11:486, 11:585
  • and C. Bellini estate, 9:123, 9:136, 9:291, 9:490, 9:490, 9:490n, 9:492, 9:530, 10:249, 11:580
  • calls in debts, 7:515, 7:515, 7:517
  • and Central College, 11:317
  • charter for, 7:144, 7:145n
  • deposits in, 7:617
  • financial condition of, 10:294, 10:295n, 10:361, 10:549, 10:549n
  • and S. J. Harrison, 3:374–3:375
  • and W. McClure’s debt, 5:15, 5:17, 5:174, 5:574, 5:587
  • and mail service, 3:103, 3:104n
  • and J. Shoemaker, 2:95
  • and W. Short’s land sale, 5:400
  • TJ’s loan from, 1:302, 1:318, 1:344, 2:199n, 2:216, 2:217n, 2:234, 2:314, 2:329n, 2:463, 2:464n, 3:280, 3:289, 3:528, 3:561, 3:561n, 4:6, 4:17, 4:169, 4:185, 4:194, 4:463, 4:528, 4:555, 4:619, 5:102, 5:132, 6:20, 6:91, 6:113, 6:113, 6:116, 6:295, 6:306, 6:337, 6:356, 6:372+, 6:396, 6:396n, 6:544, 6:544, 6:552, 6:561, 7:69, 7:515, 7:551–7:552, 7:552, 7:555, 7:710, 7:716, 8:47, 8:49, 8:63, 8:63n, 8:180, 8:187n, 8:284, 8:323, 8:323n, 8:491, 8:491n, 8:491–8:492n, 8:582, 8:624–8:625, 8:676, 8:694, 9:37, 9:51, 9:62, 9:99, 9:106, 9:124, 9:133, 9:133, 9:273, 9:312, 9:313, 9:552, 9:567, 9:568, 9:593–9:594, 10:36, 10:36n, 10:59, 10:218, 10:219n, 10:388n, 10:467, 10:671, 11:208, 11:236, 11:236–11:237, 11:290–11:291, 11:362, 11:379–11:380, 11:380n, 11:395, 11:426, 11:464, 11:476, 11:496, 11:496n, 11:593
  • and wartime loan to Va., 7:670, 7:670, 8:165

Bank of Washington (D.C.), 1:30n, 1:481, 1:481n, 1:535

Bank of Winchester, 6:306, 6:314

The Bankrupt Law of America compared with The Bankrupt Law of England (T. Cooper), 11:369, 11:370n

banks

  • J. Adams on, 3:357, 6:626, 10:360, 10:360, 10:360
  • J. Barnes on, 7:192–7:194, 8:19, 8:472
  • J. C. Cabell on, 7:144, 7:669–7:671, 8:35, 10:294, 10:294
  • T. Cooper on, 7:678
  • currency issued by, 6:533n, 7:128, 7:134, 7:149–7:150, 7:203, 7:315–7:316, 7:716, 8:6, 8:19, 8:32, 8:35, 8:36n, 8:165, 8:167, 8:177, 8:182, 8:259–8:260, 8:306–8:307, 8:332, 8:382, 8:509, 8:510, 8:511, 8:511, 8:511–8:512, 8:556–8:557, 8:654–8:655, 9:44–9:45, 9:95–9:96, 9:97n, 9:202–9:203, 10:74, 10:432, 10:440, 10:463, 10:465, 10:471, 10:473, 10:521, 10:600, 10:630, 10:643, 11:356, 11:523
  • distressed situation of, 7:128, 7:168, 7:169–7:170, 7:192–7:194, 7:211–7:212, 7:212n, 7:216, 7:384, 7:491, 7:553–7:554, 7:602, 7:653–7:655, 7:669–7:671, 7:678, 7:678, 7:689–7:691, 7:692, 7:699, 7:714, 8:18, 8:19, 8:300, 8:301, 8:472, 8:653–8:654, 8:654–8:655, 10:251, 10:252, 10:512, 10:513n
  • P. S. Du Pont de Nemours on, 9:617
  • engraving of banknotes for, 10:165–10:166, 10:167 (illus.), 10:256
  • European, 6:224–6:225, 6:588–6:589, 6:592, 6:649, 6:649n, 6:650
  • in Georgetown, D.C., 10:94–10:95, 10:431–10:432, 10:451, 10:568, 10:568, 10:584, 10:585, 10:598–10:599, 10:625, 10:626, 10:639, 10:640, 10:641, 10:665, 11:57, 11:124, 11:155
  • T. Law on, 6:578, 6:594, 6:649, 6:649, 7:468, 8:475
  • J. Melish on, 3:384, 3:388–3:391
  • in New York, 11:508, 11:539
  • W. C. Nicholas on, 6:600
  • petitions for incorporation of, 6:649, 6:650, 7:145n
  • proliferation of, 11:288
  • W. Short on, 7:223, 8:556–8:557
  • stock issued by, 7:363, 8:18, 8:413, 8:472, 9:587–9:588, 10:431–10:432, 10:451, 10:568, 10:584, 10:585, 10:598–10:599, 10:625, 10:626, 10:639, 10:640, 10:641, 10:665
  • TJ on, 7:128, 7:133–7:134, 7:149–7:150, 7:168, 7:169–7:170, 7:211–7:212, 7:314–7:316, 7:442–7:443, 7:653–7:655, 7:689–7:691, 7:692, 7:699, 7:710, 7:713, 7:714, 8:31, 8:108, 8:109, 8:109, 8:163, 8:177, 8:182, 8:259–8:260, 8:265, 8:300, 8:301, 8:306–8:307, 8:355–8:356, 8:360, 8:653–8:654, 8:654–8:655, 9:95–9:96, 9:329–9:330, 9:353–9:354, 9:358, 9:407, 9:407n, 9:561–9:562n, 10:251–10:252, 10:522, 10:608, 11:194, 11:346
  • in Va., 7:134, 7:144, 7:145n, 7:185, 7:203, 7:669–7:671, 7:689–7:691, 7:710, 7:713, 7:714, 7:716, 8:19, 8:35, 8:36n, 8:306, 8:511, 8:676, 8:694, 9:286–9:287, 9:287n, 9:332, 9:332n, 9:365, 9:401, 9:401n, 9:496, 10:74, 10:294, 10:294, 10:295n, 10:361, 10:549, 10:549, 10:549n, 10:659, 10:660n, 11:67
  • in Washington, D.C., 8:499, 9:587–9:588
  • works on, 3:296, 8:6, 9:61, 9:90, 10:22–10:23, 10:25–10:29, 10:29–10:31

Banks, Henry

  • attacked by A. McRae, 1:616n
  • A Compendious View of the Establishment & Operations of Manufactory of Arms, 1:614–1:615
  • identified, 1:615n
  • letters from, 1:614–1:615
  • mentioned, 1:615
  • Observations, 3:296
  • Sketches & Propositions, 3:296

Banks, Sir Joseph

  • praises Lewis and Clark Expedition, 10:287–10:288n
  • president of Royal Society of London, 6:252, 10:287n

Bankson, John

  • identified, 1:179n
  • letters from, 1:176–1:179

Banneker, Benjamin, 1:588–1:589, 1:590n

Banyalbufar (wine), 1:366, 1:366

Baptists

  • in Va., 9:380, 9:382

Baranov, Aleksandr A.

  • manager of Russian-American Company, 4:550, 4:551, 4:554n

Barataria (fictional island), 2:44–2:45, 2:46n

Barataria Island, La.

  • pirates on, 8:84, 8:85n

Barbary sheep, 3:190, 3:637

Barbauld, Anna Letitia

  • The Female Speaker, 7:665

barbecues, political, 1:515, 1:517n

Barbé Marbois, François, comte de

  • Complot d’Arnold et de Sir Henry Clinton contre les États-Unis d’Amérique et contre le Général Washington. Septembre 1780, 11:436, 11:438n, 11:503, 11:635, 11:635–11:636n
  • and Destutt de Tracy’s commentary on Montesquieu, 5:436
  • exile of, 11:436, 11:438n
  • greetings from, 5:576
  • identified, 11:437–11:438n
  • letter to, 11:436–11:438
  • T. Lyman introduced to, 11:294

Barber, Mr. See Barbour, James; Barbour, Philip Pendleton

Barbeyrac, Jean

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:506

Barbour, James

  • and access to records, 7:256, 7:256
  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 11:319, 11:319
  • and appointments, 6:288–6:289, 6:292, 6:301, 6:336
  • and approach of war, 4:566
  • family of, 5:391–5:392n
  • as governor of Va., 7:33, 7:61, 7:62n, 7:190, 7:232, 7:669, 7:670, 7:671n, 8:47, 11:182
  • identified, 4:415–4:416n
  • issues proclamation, 7:669, 7:671n
  • and W. F. Jones, 6:126, 6:127n
  • letters from, 4:415–4:416, 4:485–4:486, 4:559, 6:336, 9:532, 9:563, 10:651–10:652, 11:227
  • letters to, 4:432–4:434, 4:565–4:566, 6:288–6:289, 7:256, 9:532–9:533, 11:3
  • and W. McClure’s debts, 5:174–5:175, 5:328–5:329, 5:639–5:640
  • portrait of, 11:xlvi, 11:232 (illus.)
  • on Republican presidential nominations, 9:563
  • seeks plants, 9:532, 9:532n, 9:532–9:533, 11:227
  • TJ advises, 4:415, 4:432–4:434, 4:485–4:486
  • and TJ’s designs for Barboursville, 11:xlvi, 11:223–11:227, 11:227, 11:232 (illus.)
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624
  • transmits seeds to TJ, 4:534, 4:559, 4:565–4:566
  • and J. Trumbull’s historical paintings, 10:651–10:652, 11:3
  • as U.S. senator, 8:47n
  • and War of 1812, 5:191–5:192, 7:623, 7:632
  • wool cloth manufactured for, 6:631–6:632n

Barbour, Lucy Johnson (James Barbour’s wife)

  • seeds for, 9:533

Barbour, Mordecai, 1:25

Barbour, Philip Pendleton

  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 11:319
  • identified, 5:391–5:392n
  • and Jefferson v. Michie, 6:554, 6:630
  • letter from, 10:302
  • letters from accounted for, 6:555n
  • letters to, 5:391–5:392, 5:516–5:522
  • letters to accounted for, 5:392n, 6:289n
  • and Limestone Survey lawsuit, 10:302
  • and Rivanna Company, 5:391, 5:516–5:522, 5:526–5:528, 5:529, 5:529, 5:556, 5:639

Barbour, Thomas, 3:636

Barboursville (J. Barbour’s Orange Co. plantation), 9:532, 9:532n, 11:xlvi, 11:223–11:227, 11:227, 11:232 (illus.)

Barcelona, 4:222–4:223

Barclay, John D.

  • certifies Treasury Department warrants, 9:495n

Barclay, Robert

  • Quaker theologian, 4:152–4:153

Barclay, Samuel (ship captain), 11:531

“The Bard: A Pindaric Ode” (Gray), 3:633n

Bardstown Repository (Ky. newspaper), 4:277n

Bargellini, Giovanni Santi

  • merchant, 9:293

barilla, 2:283n

Baring, Alexander, first Baron Ashburton

  • An Inquiry into the Causes and Consequences of the Orders in Council, 1:35
  • and British debt, 3:199
  • and Lafayette, 3:212, 3:445

Baring, Francis

  • and Lafayette, 2:16, 2:245, 3:54, 3:55n, 4:30, 4:359, 4:649, 4:650, 5:213

Baring Brothers & Company (London firm)

  • identified, 7:440n
  • and Lafayette’s debts, 3:212
  • letter from, 8:484
  • letters from, to John Barnes, 8:125, 9:182–9:183
  • letters to, 7:439–7:440
  • letters to, from J. Barnes, 8:484, 8:484n
  • and remittances to T. Kosciuszko, 2:219, 3:525n, 4:418, 7:421, 7:431n, 7:432, 7:437, 7:441, 7:442, 7:456, 7:499, 8:125, 8:430, 8:484, 8:497, 8:498–8:499n, 8:573, 9:181, 9:182, 9:367, 9:448, 9:465, 10:296, 10:297n, 10:567, 10:567, 10:599, 10:641–10:642, 11:350, 11:362
  • and W. Short’s certificates, 2:479n

Barker, Jacob

  • writings of, 8:6

Barker, John, 5:623n

Barksdale, Jonathan

  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Barksdale, Nelson

  • as Central College proctor, 11:467n, 11:570
  • and Central College subscription, 11:326, 11:328
  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Barksdale, Samuel

  • as juror, 5:278, 5:279
  • witnesses warrant, 5:280

barley

  • as farm produce, 3:348, 8:439
  • Persian, 4:49
  • seed, 2:272, 4:562, 5:384
  • sent to TJ, 1:44
  • TJ orders, 1:268, 1:368, 2:109

Barlow, Joel

  • carries TJ’s letters to France, 3:553–3:554, 3:564, 3:565n, 3:598–3:599, 3:613, 3:617, 3:619, 3:627, 4:49, 4:62–4:63, 4:327, 4:462
  • The Columbiad, 1:35, 5:614, 5:617, 5:618, 5:621
  • and J. Corrêa da Serra, 4:547
  • and N. Cutting, 10:677
  • death of, 5:612, 5:665, 5:667n, 5:674, 6:45, 6:57, 6:485n, 7:428n, 7:490, 8:37, 8:38n, 8:45
  • departure for France delayed, 4:26, 4:28–4:29
  • and dynamometer, 2:111, 2:145, 2:176, 2:317
  • An Elegy on the late honorable Titus Hosmer, 5:614, 5:617n, 5:618
  • forwards book manuscript to TJ, 6:45
  • forwards letters to TJ, 4:350
  • historical writings of, 2:145, 2:176–2:177, 3:564, 3:565n, 3:598
  • J. A. Houdon bust of, 5:l, 5:358 (illus.)
  • identified, 1:589–1:590n
  • Joel Barlow to his Fellow Citizens, of the United States of America. Letter I, 5:615, 5:617n, 5:619
  • Joel Barlow to his Fellow Citizens of the United States. Letter II, 5:615, 5:617n, 5:619
  • and T. Kosciuszko, 4:29
  • and Lafayette, 4:358–4:359, 4:359
  • letters from, 2:145–2:147, 3:598–3:599, 3:619, 4:49
  • letters from mentioned, 2:178
  • letters to, 1:588–1:590, 2:111–2:112, 2:176–2:177, 3:564–3:565, 3:613–3:614, 4:51–4:52, 4:62–4:63
  • Letter to Henri Gregoire, 1:588, 1:590n
  • and T. Main, 2:146, 2:177
  • mentioned, 3:280, 5:276, 5:580n, 6:429n, 10:353
  • and merino sheep, 2:3
  • as minister to Algiers, 9:575
  • Obituary by P. S. Du Pont de Nemours and K. E. Oelsner, 5:612, 5:614–5:617, 5:618–5:621, 6:515–6:516, 6:516n, 7:525, 10:46
  • opinion of W. Lambert’s ode, 2:401n
  • Oration delivered at Washington, July Fourth, 1809, 1:588, 1:590n
  • on T. Paine, 6:297
  • and profit-making scheme, 3:578n
  • proposed historical work by, 11:461n
  • Prospectus of a National Institution, 4:24n, 5:615–5:616, 5:617n, 5:620
  • A Review of Robert Smith’s Address to the People of the United States, 4:21n
  • sends grain samples to TJ, 4:49
  • and TJ’s belongings in Washington, 4:49, 4:51–4:52, 4:193, 4:215
  • and treaty negotiations in Paris, 4:649, 4:650n, 4:665, 4:665n, 5:68, 5:82, 5:107, 5:212, 5:436–5:437, 5:576, 5:577n
  • U.S. minister to France, 3:427, 3:443, 3:444n, 3:521, 3:539, 3:564–3:565, 3:598–3:599, 4:17, 4:22, 4:30, 4:34, 4:54, 4:155, 4:358, 4:418, 4:446, 4:529, 4:540n, 5:296, 5:436, 5:616, 5:617n, 5:620, 7:428n
  • The Vision of Columbus, 5:615, 5:619
  • and J. Wilson, 6:415n

Barlow, Ruth Baldwin (Joel Barlow’s wife)

  • conveys letter, 6:459
  • dispute with D. B. Warden, 6:484, 6:485n, 8:45
  • P. S. Du Pont de Nemours on, 5:612, 6:484
  • family of, 5:614, 5:617n, 5:619
  • health of, 1:589, 5:674
  • sends greetings to TJ, 3:599
  • superintends husband’s business, 5:617n
  • TJ sends greetings to, 2:177, 3:564–3:565, 3:613–3:614

Barlow, Thomas, 6:484, 6:485n, 8:37

Barnaby (TJ’s slave; b. 1783). See Gillette, Barnaby (TJ’s slave; b. 1783)

Barnes, David L., 3:231, 3:232n

Barnes, John

  • account with T. Kosciuszko, 7:432, 7:456–7:457, 7:499, 8:430, 8:484, 8:499, 8:500, 8:500–8:501, 9:465, 9:465, 10:94–10:95, 10:295–10:296, 10:431, 10:638, 10:638–10:642, 11:57, 11:58n, 11:125
  • and M. P. Beckley, 2:135, 2:151, 2:182, 3:528, 3:558–3:559, 3:587–3:588, 4:3
  • cosigns loan to TJ with J. Madison, 1:212–1:213, 1:217–1:218, 1:246, 1:281, 1:285, 1:408
  • as customs collector, 4:488–4:489, 4:685
  • on defense of Washington, 7:554, 7:617–7:618
  • and Destutt de Tracy’s Treatise on Political Economy, 10:452, 10:479, 10:480, 10:625
  • on European affairs, 6:212
  • family of, 11:350
  • handles financial transactions, 1:458, 1:467, 7:261, 7:261–7:262, 7:284, 7:294, 7:323, 7:456–7:457, 7:553–7:554, 7:572, 7:713, 8:430, 8:573, 9:130, 9:131n, 9:553, 9:648, 9:649n, 11:425, 11:507–11:508, 11:539, 11:648, 11:648n
  • health of, 6:558, 7:284, 7:294, 8:473
  • identified, 1:32n
  • injures arm, 1:166, 1:206, 1:218
  • introduced to G. W. Campbell by TJ, 7:354, 9:14
  • and T. Kosciuszko’s American investments, 2:134–2:135, 2:151–2:152, 2:181–2:182, 2:188, 2:219, 2:256, 2:260, 3:89, 3:90n, 3:284, 3:289, 3:524, 3:528, 3:531, 3:558, 3:567, 3:587, 3:613, 3:617, 4:3, 4:17, 4:26, 4:29, 4:418, 4:462–4:463, 4:469, 4:487–4:488, 4:521, 4:576, 4:591–4:592, 4:621, 4:629, 4:666, 4:684–4:685, 5:27–5:28, 5:59–5:60, 5:188, 5:192, 5:295, 5:374, 5:380, 5:381n, 5:393, 5:484, 5:531, 5:571, 6:85, 6:91–6:92, 6:118, 6:166, 6:167, 6:168, 6:211–6:212, 6:212, 6:239–6:240, 6:262–6:263, 6:307, 6:507, 6:546, 6:558, 6:577–6:578, 6:606–6:607, 6:607n, 7:9–7:10, 7:46, 7:169–7:170, 7:189, 7:192–7:194, 7:211–7:212, 7:215–7:216, 7:233–7:234, 7:261, 7:283–7:284, 7:294, 7:294, 7:314–7:316, 7:333–7:334, 7:334, 7:334, 7:353, 7:354, 7:355, 7:363, 7:369, 7:380–7:381, 7:421, 7:431–7:432, 7:432, 7:437, 7:440, 7:440–7:441, 7:442–7:443, 7:456–7:457, 7:475, 7:499, 7:553–7:554, 7:572, 7:617, 7:713, 8:20, 8:125, 8:125, 8:145, 8:172, 8:172, 8:194–8:195, 8:300–8:301, 8:425–8:426, 8:437–8:438, 8:472–8:473, 8:480–8:481, 8:497, 8:498–8:499n, 8:499, 8:500, 8:500–8:501, 8:573, 9:181–9:182, 9:182n, 9:182, 9:367, 9:448, 9:465, 9:465, 9:500, 9:587–9:588, 10:93, 10:94–10:95, 10:250, 10:250, 10:295–10:297, 10:312–10:313, 10:431–10:432, 10:451, 10:479, 10:567–10:568, 10:584, 10:585, 10:585, 10:598–10:599, 10:625, 10:626, 10:638, 10:665, 11:27, 11:57–11:58, 11:58n, 11:124–11:125, 11:155, 11:155, 11:187, 11:350, 11:361, 11:362, 11:447–11:448, 11:522, 11:523
  • letters from, 2:134–2:135, 2:181–2:182, 2:219, 3:284, 3:524–3:525, 3:558–3:559, 3:587, 4:3, 4:26–4:28, 4:418, 4:487–4:489, 4:521, 4:576, 4:629–4:631, 5:27–5:28, 5:59–5:60, 5:177, 5:374, 5:393, 5:483–5:484, 5:530–5:531, 6:91, 6:91–6:92, 6:166, 6:168, 6:211–6:212, 6:262–6:263, 6:546, 6:558, 6:606–6:607, 7:46, 7:189, 7:192–7:194, 7:215–7:216, 7:233–7:234, 7:283–7:284, 7:294–7:295, 7:323, 7:333–7:334, 7:334–7:335, 7:363, 7:369, 7:380–7:381, 7:421–7:422, 7:431–7:432, 7:437–7:438, 7:456–7:457, 7:469–7:470, 7:470–7:472, 7:499–7:500, 7:553–7:554, 7:617–7:618, 8:19–8:20, 8:125, 8:145, 8:194–8:195, 8:430, 8:437–8:438, 8:497–8:499, 9:181–9:182, 9:367, 9:465, 9:500, 9:587–9:588, 10:93–10:94, 10:250, 10:295–10:297, 10:312–10:313, 10:431–10:432, 10:479, 10:567–10:568, 10:598–10:599, 10:638, 10:665, 11:57–11:58, 11:155, 11:217–11:218, 11:350–11:351, 11:385–11:386, 11:402, 11:507–11:508, 11:522, 11:523–11:524, 11:539
  • letters from accounted for, 1:166n, 1:281n, 1:408n, 1:455n, 1:509n, 3:90n
  • letters from, to Baring Brothers & Company, 8:484, 8:484n
  • letters from, to M. P. Beckley, 3:587–3:588
  • letters from, to T. Kosciuszko, 8:498–8:499n
  • letters to, 1:165–1:166, 1:217–1:218, 1:281, 1:408, 1:455, 1:467, 2:151–2:152, 2:188, 2:256, 3:29–3:30, 3:89–3:90, 3:289–3:290, 3:528, 4:17–4:18, 4:462–4:463, 4:554–4:555, 4:589–4:590, 4:621, 4:684–4:685, 5:145, 5:380–5:381, 5:499, 5:570–5:571, 6:84–6:85, 6:118, 6:239–6:240, 6:307, 6:507, 6:577–6:578, 7:169–7:170, 7:211–7:212, 7:261, 7:261–7:262, 7:314–7:317, 7:353–7:354, 7:440–7:441, 7:572, 7:713, 8:172, 8:425–8:426, 8:472–8:473, 8:480–8:481, 9:448, 9:553, 10:451, 10:452, 10:584–10:585, 10:625, 11:27, 11:124–11:125, 11:187, 11:361–11:362, 11:425–11:426, 11:438–11:439
  • letters to accounted for, 10:297n, 11:539n
  • letter to, from Baring Brothers & Company, 8:125
  • letter to, from T. Kosciuszko, 9:465
  • letters to, from J. Milligan, 10:480, 11:523–11:524
  • letters to mentioned, 2:155, 2:260, 2:261n
  • manages funds for TJ’s granddaughter, 9:553, 9:553–9:554, 9:578, 9:579, 9:587, 10:93
  • mentioned, 4:193
  • on Napoleon’s return to power, 8:497–8:498
  • on prospects for peace, 7:437, 7:499–7:500, 8:20, 8:125
  • recommends J. Eliason, 5:483–5:484, 5:499, 5:530, 5:570–5:571, 6:91, 6:166
  • reports on visit with W. Short, 7:469–7:470, 7:471–7:472, 7:472n
  • and runaway slave, 11:438–11:439, 11:522
  • sends greetings to TJ, 4:471–4:472, 5:177
  • sends newspaper to TJ, 11:217
  • ships goods to TJ, 1:44–1:45, 1:509, 11:523
  • and W. Short’s certificates, 2:478, 3:29–3:30, 3:89, 3:106, 3:197
  • on stability of banks, 7:192–7:194, 8:19, 8:472
  • and supplies for TJ, 4:26–4:28, 4:630, 4:685
  • TJ pays, 1:41, 3:528, 3:531, 3:550, 3:551, 3:559, 4:557, 6:117, 7:441, 7:517, 7:552, 7:572, 7:572, 7:602, 7:617, 8:19, 8:425–8:426, 8:426, 8:427, 8:434, 8:437, 8:451, 8:483, 8:501, 11:426n
  • TJ’s account with, 1:31–1:32, 1:166, 1:217, 4:3, 4:17–4:18, 4:463, 6:118, 6:166, 6:167, 7:422, 7:441, 7:617, 7:713, 11:522, 11:522–11:523
  • as TJ’s agent, 4:554–4:555, 4:560, 4:560, 4:561, 4:576, 4:577, 4:589–4:590, 4:685, 4:686, 5:28, 5:129, 5:130–5:131, 5:145, 5:177, 5:454, 6:506, 6:506, 6:506n, 7:333, 7:353, 7:713, 8:472–8:473, 10:240
  • TJ’s power of attorney to, 8:145, 8:172, 8:172, 8:194, 10:432, 10:451, 10:568, 10:584, 10:584, 10:584, 10:585, 10:585–10:586, 10:598–10:599, 10:625, 10:626, 10:665, 11:27, 11:57, 11:124–11:125, 11:155, 11:155, 11:187
  • travels to Philadelphia, 7:363, 7:381, 7:456, 7:457, 7:469–7:470, 7:470–7:472
  • visits Monticello, 11:350, 11:361–11:362, 11:385–11:386, 11:402, 11:413, 11:425, 11:522
  • on wartime finance, 8:19–8:20, 8:125

Barnes, Joshua

  • Anacreon Teius, poeta lyricus, 10:357

Barnet, Isaac Cox

  • as claims commissioner, 9:388
  • as consul, 8:161, 9:388, 9:648, 10:21, 10:22n, 11:473
  • identified, 5:463–5:464n
  • letters from, 5:463–5:464
  • letters to, 7:50
  • sends books to TJ, 5:463, 5:580n, 6:489, 6:509, 7:50
  • and D. B. Warden’s removal as consul, 7:428n, 7:428n, 7:428–7:429n
  • witnesses document, 8:346n

Barnett’s Tavern (Fauquier Co.), 1:52n

Barney, Joshua

  • and contested congressional election, 7:177n
  • and row galleys, 6:169–6:170, 6:170n, 6:216
  • and trade with Saint-Domingue, 1:515, 1:517n

barometers

  • altitude calculated with, 9:9–9:10, 9:10n, 9:11, 9:12n, 9:71–9:72, 9:187, 9:188–9:192, 9:193, 9:313–9:315, 9:316–9:317n, 11:51, 11:51–11:52
  • and meteorological observations, 9:239–9:243
  • mountain, 9:224, 9:225n
  • for surveying, 9:642–9:643, 9:689
  • TJ purchases, 5:xlviii

The Baronage of England (W. Dugdale), 8:581, 9:109

Baronio (Baronius), Cesare

  • quoted, 7:24

Barr, Thomas Tilton

  • identified, 10:593n
  • and Kentucky Society for Promoting Agriculture, 10:593, 10:593n, 11:4
  • letter from, 10:593
  • letter to, 11:4

Barralet, John James

  • and publication of Declaration of Independence, 5:631, 5:633n, 5:643

Barraud, Ann B.

  • and Bremo (J. H. Cocke’s Fluvanna Co. estate), 9:502n

Barraud, John Taylor

  • forwards books for D. B. Warden, 5:436, 5:499–5:500, 7:90
  • identified, 5:500n
  • letters from accounted for, 5:500n
  • letters to, 5:499–5:500

barrels, 11:603

Barrett, Jean Jacques de

  • translates Cicero, 9:354, 9:420

Barrett, Oliver

  • identified, 4:512–4:513n
  • letters from, 4:592–4:593
  • letters to, 4:512–4:513, 4:579–4:580
  • spinning machine of, 4:424–4:425, 4:426, 4:512–4:513, 4:579–4:580, 4:588, 4:589, 4:592, 4:637, 4:666–4:667, 4:673, 5:21–5:22, 5:23, 5:24, 5:80, 5:134, 5:181, 5:182n, 5:182n, 5:208, 5:209, 5:241–5:242

Barringer Creek (Albemarle Co.), 3:432

Barrington, Daines

  • as literary patron, 11:613

Barrois, Louis Théophile

  • as bookseller, 11:636

Barrow, David

  • identified, 8:365n
  • Involuntary, Unmerited, Perpetual, Absolute, Hereditary Slavery, Examined, 8:365n
  • letter from, 8:364–8:365
  • letter to, 8:454–8:455
  • Minutes of the Kentucky Abolition Society, 8:365n

Barrow, William

  • An Essay on Education, 7:658, 7:666n

Barry, Mr.

  • letter from J. Wagner to, 3:262–3:263
  • and newspaper anecdote, 3:261

Barry, Jeanne du

  • mentioned, 6:622
  • quoted by J. Adams, 6:466–6:467

Barry, Richard

  • and Blodget’s Hotel, 4:577
  • identified, 2:41n
  • letters from, 2:52–2:53, 2:188, 2:362, 3:342, 3:441, 4:326, 4:422, 4:577
  • letters to, 2:40–2:41, 2:80–2:81, 2:346, 3:460, 3:525, 4:463
  • letters to accounted for, 4:577n
  • order on TJ of, 2:40, 2:40, 2:52–2:53, 2:77, 2:80
  • painter at President’s House, 1:200
  • and W. Thornton’s shepherd dogs, 2:456, 2:490, 2:511, 2:666, 3:63, 3:241
  • TJ makes payments to, 4:555, 4:576, 4:576, 4:576n, 4:577, 4:590
  • TJ’s debt to, 3:342, 3:441, 3:460, 3:525, 3:528, 3:531, 3:550, 3:551, 3:587, 4:3, 4:17–4:18, 4:326, 4:422, 4:463
  • and window glass for TJ, 2:80, 2:188, 2:346, 2:362, 3:556, 3:557n

Barsac (wine), 9:209, 9:513, 10:58, 10:278, 10:292

Barthe, Dominick

  • forwards J. Potocki book, 3:434, 3:456
  • identified, 3:434n
  • letters from, 3:434
  • letters to, 3:456

Barthélemy, Jean Jacques

  • scholarship of, 9:697
  • Voyage du Jeune Anacharsis en Grèce, 1:580, 1:582n, 7:662, 7:666n, 7:666n

Bartlet (TJ’s slave; b. 1786)

  • delivers letter, 8:158n
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387
  • transports hogs, 8:158

Bartling, Daniel

  • and clarification of liquids, 10:606, 10:606n

Bartolini, Lorenzo

  • Italian sculptor, 9:127–9:128, 9:128n, 9:350, 9:387, 9:670

Barton, Aron S.

  • letters from, 2:4
  • seeks TJ’s aid, 2:4

Barton, Benjamin Smith

  • Additional Facts, Observations, and Conjectures relative to the … Opossum of North-America, 8:422, 8:422–8:423n
  • and American Philosophical Society, 6:516n, 7:281n, 7:281n, 8:193, 8:194n, 8:318, 8:319, 8:321, 8:321, 8:323, 8:324, 8:327
  • and appointment to U.S. Army medical department, 6:27, 6:28n, 6:46, 6:64
  • Archaeologiae Americanae Telluris Collectanea et Specimina, 2:510n, 8:422, 8:422n
  • and books borrowed from TJ, 8:284, 8:319, 8:422
  • botany lectures, 1:45, 1:46n, 1:191, 1:245, 1:308
  • botany work, 3:167, 3:181, 3:596
  • and classification of animals, 7:152
  • correspondence with TJ published, 3:76, 3:76n
  • death of, 9:309, 9:310n, 10:445
  • and J. Delaplaine’s Repository, 7:295, 7:302, 7:562
  • and Edinburgh Encyclopedia, 3:589
  • Elements of Botany, 1:35, 1:581, 7:626
  • and S. Godon’s mulberry paper, 2:404n
  • and history of Lewis and Clark Expedition, 2:332, 3:166–3:167, 3:181–3:182, 3:309, 3:582, 3:649–3:650, 6:46, 6:46, 6:531, 10:444–10:445, 10:445
  • A. von Humboldt sends greetings to, 1:453n
  • identified, 1:521n
  • illness of, 8:274, 8:325, 8:422
  • on Indians, 6:137, 6:138, 7:289
  • Indian vocabularies of, 11:454
  • on insects, 8:423n
  • and instruction of M. Lewis, 6:424n
  • introduced by TJ, 8:274, 8:274, 8:318, 8:319, 8:321, 8:321, 8:323–8:324, 8:324, 8:325–8:327, 8:327
  • introduces A. B. Woodward, 7:288
  • and journals of M. Lewis, 9:309, 9:310n, 9:467, 9:605, 10:377, 11:486–11:487
  • on language, 6:137
  • letter from forwarded to National Intelligencer, 2:670
  • letters from, 1:520–1:522, 2:507–2:510, 3:166–3:167, 3:596–3:597, 6:27–6:28, 7:288–7:289, 8:274–8:275, 8:319, 8:422–8:423
  • letters to, 1:555–1:557, 3:150, 3:181–3:182, 4:146–4:147, 6:46, 7:281, 8:284–8:285, 8:325–8:327
  • library of, 9:467, 9:605, 9:605n
  • and mammoths, 2:507–2:509
  • medical instruction by, 1:193
  • A Memoir concerning … Various Species of Serpents, 8:422, 8:422–8:423n
  • memoir on the extinction of species, 2:509, 2:510
  • mentioned, 3:374, 7:399
  • names plant after TJ, 1:57n
  • New Views of the Origin of the Tribes and Nations of America, 1:520–1:521
  • and Noël de la Morinière’s work, 5:604n
  • offers to assist TJ, 8:274
  • and opossums, 11:367–11:368, 11:370n
  • on J. Priestley, 8:423n
  • as F. Pursh’s mentor, 2:90, 2:91n
  • seeks to be treasurer of U.S. Mint, 6:28n
  • sends packages to TJ, 7:308, 8:422–8:423
  • and N. G. M. Senter’s works, 5:64, 5:66, 5:66, 5:67–5:68n
  • TJ introduces J. Bradbury to, 4:146–4:147
  • TJ recommends as correspondent, 3:618
  • trip to Europe of, 8:274, 8:318, 8:319, 8:321, 8:321, 8:323–8:324, 8:324, 8:325–8:327, 8:327
  • as university professor, 8:318, 8:319, 8:321, 8:321, 8:323, 8:324, 8:327
  • J. S. Vater criticizes work of, 2:467n, 2:468n
  • and J. S. Vater’s work, 3:150, 3:150n, 3:166, 3:615–3:616
  • and work on Indians, 3:596, 3:596–3:597, 3:616, 4:146

Barton, Mary Pennington (Benjamin Smith Barton’s wife)

  • and journals of M. Lewis, 9:467, 9:605, 11:486–11:487, 11:574

Barton, William

  • identified, 5:371–5:372n
  • letters from, 7:398–7:400, 7:511–7:512
  • letters from accounted for, 5:372n
  • letters to, 5:371–5:372, 7:446–7:447, 7:555–7:556
  • Memoirs of the Life of David Rittenhouse, 5:371, 5:372n, 7:150, 7:151n, 7:216–7:217, 7:398, 7:512, 7:554, 8:469, 9:204
  • Select American Biography, 7:398–7:400, 7:446–7:447, 7:511
  • TJ pays, 7:555–7:556
  • on war and U.S. society, 7:511–7:512

Bartram, William, 2:221, 5:433

Barziza, Antonio, Count

  • family of, 9:6, 9:230, 10:628, 10:629
  • and L. L. Paradise estate, 7:372
  • TJ as agent for, 7:372

Barziza, Giovanni (John L.), Count

  • and books for TJ, 9:283, 9:322, 9:394
  • family of, 9:7
  • and L. L. Paradise estate, 9:7, 9:322, 10:580n, 10:628, 10:629
  • proposed visit to U.S. of, 9:7, 9:283, 9:322, 9:394
  • TJ conveys letter to, 11:580

Barziza, Lucy Paradise, Countess (Antonio Barziza’s wife; John and Lucy L. Paradise’s daughter)

  • family of, 9:7, 9:7, 10:628, 10:629, 11:147

Barziza, Philip Ignatius

  • and books for TJ, 9:283, 9:322, 9:394, 9:394, 10:579, 10:628, 11:120
  • identified, 9:7–9:8n
  • introduced to TJ by E. Bancroft, 9:6–9:7, 9:394
  • letters from, 9:230, 9:322–9:323, 10:579–10:580, 11:120
  • letters to, 9:282–9:283, 9:394, 10:628–10:629, 11:146–11:147
  • and L. L. Paradise estate, 9:6–9:7, 9:230, 9:282–9:283, 9:322–9:323, 10:579–10:580, 10:580n, 10:628, 10:628, 10:629, 10:659, 10:660n, 10:664, 11:19, 11:19n, 11:59, 11:66, 11:120, 11:146–11:147
  • TJ invites to Monticello, 9:283, 9:322
  • visits Monticello, 9:8n, 11:580

basalt, 9:134

“Basanistes” (pseudonym)

  • Αἱρέσεων ἀνάστασις or, A New Way of Deciding Old Controversies, 10:241, 10:242, 10:242n, 10:381, 10:382

Basilii Fabri sorani Thesaurus Eruditionis Scholasticæ (B. Faber), 10:235, 10:237n

basins, 6:348

bass. See chub, Roanoke

Bassano, Hugues Bernard Maret, duc de, 5:616, 5:617n, 5:620, 6:575, 6:575n, 7:490, 7:491n, 8:452

Bassett, Burwell

  • identified, 3:652n
  • letters from, 4:42–4:43
  • letters to, 3:651–3:652, 4:68
  • and mammoth bones, 4:43
  • and Palisot de Beauvois’s claim, 3:651, 3:652–3:653, 4:42, 4:68
  • reference for Willis, 4:516, 4:516

Bassette, John

  • and Dutch accounts of Va., 2:502–2:503, 2:511, 2:567
  • translates work, 2:503n, 2:503n

Bassus, Cassianus

  • Γεωπονικά Geoponicorum sive de re rustica libri XX (ed. T. Owen; 1805–06), 8:56, 8:57n, 11:164
  • Γεωπονικά Geoponicorum sive de re rustica libri XX (trans. P. Needham; ed. J. N. Niclas; 1781), 2:81–2:82, 2:83n, 10:233, 11:164
  • Γεωπονικά Geoponicorum, Sive De Re Rustica Libri XX (ed. P. Needham; 1704), 2:81–2:82

basswood (American linden)

  • used in polygraph manufacture, 8:545, 8:549n

The Bastard (Ottawa chief)

  • views painting, 4:181, 4:182n

Bates, Andrew

  • captain of the Charles, 5:220

bath

  • portable, 6:570, 6:615, 7:187–7:188, 7:325, 7:326n, 7:345, 9:22–9:25, 9:43–9:44

Bathurst, Henry, bishop of Norwich

  • and treaty of commerce and friendship, 8:381

Bathurst, Henry, 3d Earl Bathurst

  • political views of, 8:542, 8:543, 8:544n

Baton Rouge, W. Fla., 1:442, 3:264–3:265, 3:282, 3:325, 3:344

Batteux, Charles

  • Histoire des Causes Premières, 6:439, 7:75, 7:148

Battle, Mr.

  • and sheep, 11:347

Batture Sainte Marie

  • TJ receives books on, 1:37, 1:37, 1:38n, 1:287, 1:287n

Batture Sainte Marie, controversy over. See also Livingston, Edward; Livingston v. D’orgenoy; Livingston v. Jefferson; Moreau Lislet, Louis; The Proceedings of the Government of the United States, in maintaining the Public Right to the Beach of the Missisipi (Thomas Jefferson); statement on the batture case (Thomas Jefferson)

  • acts cited in case of, 3:72, 3:176n
  • books on, 3:545–3:546, 3:546–3:547
  • W. C. C. Claiborne on, 2:434, 2:471–2:472, 2:659n, 2:681–2:682, 3:157–3:158, 6:388–6:389, 6:394–6:395, 6:433–6:434, 6:434n, 8:64
  • communications between TJ and his counsel concerning, 2:414, 2:414–2:415, 2:432, 2:473–2:474, 2:474–2:475, 2:494, 2:494, 2:501–2:502, 2:545, 2:659–2:660, 2:675–2:677, 3:42–3:43, 3:152–3:153, 3:203, 3:226–3:227, 3:331–3:332, 3:481–3:483, 3:483–3:488, 3:489–3:499, 3:499–3:500, 3:546–3:547, 4:110–4:111, 4:195, 4:594–4:595, 4:596–4:597, 4:605–4:606, 4:615, 4:646, 4:678–4:679, 5:43–5:47, 5:143–5:145
  • and Congress, 2:357, 2:358n, 2:427–2:428, 2:440n, 2:441n, 2:442n, 2:450n, 2:450n, 2:451n, 2:455, 2:455, 2:494, 2:519, 2:659, 2:660, 2:662, 2:682, 3:203–3:204, 3:244, 3:254–3:255, 3:256–3:257
  • deeds related to, 3:478n
  • and Federalist party, 2:398, 2:408, 2:414
  • A. Gallatin on, 2:516–2:518, 2:518–2:529
  • and injunction from Orleans Parish court, 6:433–6:434, 6:434–6:436, 6:437n
  • lawsuit brought against TJ, 2:395, 2:396n, 11:70
  • E. Livingston seeks damages locally in, 10:668–10:669
  • J. Madison on, 2:435–2:436, 2:678–2:679
  • map of, 4:xliii–4:xliv, 4:370 (illus.), 4:521, 4:522n
  • F. X. Martin on, 6:434–6:436
  • and New Orleans city council, 6:388, 6:390–6:391, 6:392–6:393, 6:394–6:395, 8:64, 8:64n
  • pleadings in, 3:43, 3:109, 3:118, 3:119, 3:123–3:124, 3:134, 3:147, 3:152–3:153, 3:203, 3:226–3:227, 3:316, 3:331–3:332, 3:397, 3:397–3:400, 3:400–3:401, 3:401–3:404, 3:404–3:407, 3:407–3:410, 3:410–3:411, 3:420, 3:425
  • resolutions of Orleans territorial legislature concerning, 2:159–2:161, 2:192–2:193, 2:355, 2:357–2:358, 3:25, 3:26–3:27n
  • C. A. Rodney on, 2:454–2:456, 3:117, 3:151
  • L. W. Tazewell on, 5:43–5:47
  • TJ assembles counsel, 2:398, 2:401–2:402, 2:406, 2:416–2:417, 2:470, 2:474–2:475, 2:493, 2:494, 2:501
  • TJ receives documents, 2:435, 2:435–2:436, 2:439, 2:439–2:446, 2:449, 2:449–2:451, 2:516–2:518, 2:682, 3:30–3:31, 3:109, 3:233–3:235, 3:235–3:237, 4:465, 4:466, 4:595, 4:646, 4:679, 5:16, 5:17n
  • TJ requests documents, 2:426, 2:426–2:427, 2:427, 2:427–2:428, 2:428, 2:429, 2:452, 2:657–2:659, 2:662
  • TJ returns documents, 3:475–3:476, 3:476–3:478, 5:84–5:85, 5:85–5:87n
  • and U.S. Constitution, 2:436

Baudoin. See Baldwin

Baudoin, Capt.

  • and French expedition to Africa, 8:244

Baudoin, Francis, 7:66

Baudoin, Jean, 7:66

Baudon, A.

  • letter from, 9:12–9:13
  • seeks TJ’s aid, 9:12–9:13

Baudouin, Pierre, 6:626

Baudouin de Toulouse, 7:66

Bauduy, Peter, 1:199, 1:200n, 1:667–1:668, 3:63

Bauluy, Mr., 2:13

Baxter, Capt. (schooner Greyhound), 2:667

Baxter, George A.

  • president of Washington College, 9:712, 9:714n

Baxter, John

  • A New and Impartial History of England, 1:580, 3:5, 3:7n, 3:37–3:38, 3:38, 3:86, 7:629, 8:235

Baxter, John George

  • identified, 8:605–8:606n
  • letter from, 8:634–8:635
  • letter from accounted for, 8:606n
  • letter to, 8:605–8:606
  • recommended by J. C. Breckinridge, 8:554–8:555
  • textile machinery of, 5:207–5:208, 5:268, 8:554–8:555, 8:605–8:606, 8:634–8:635

Bayard, James Ashton

  • and election of 1800, 6:192, 6:193n
  • J. W. Eppes on, 6:313
  • as peace negotiator, 6:74, 6:103, 6:105n, 6:313, 7:198, 7:198n, 7:201, 7:202n, 7:429n, 7:433
  • and speech on war with Great Britain, 5:577n
  • as U.S. representative from Del., 8:276, 8:276–8:277n

Bayle, Pierre

  • Dictionaire Historique et Critique, 3:546
  • mentioned, 3:329
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:506

Bayley, Richard, 10:150

Bayly, Mr. (of Germantown, Pa.)

  • and hydrostatic engine, 7:232, 7:233n

Bayly, Mountjoy

  • wins Senate doorkeeper election, 4:164n

Bayreuth. See Frédérique Sophie Wilhelmine, margravine de Bayreuth

Baytop, James

  • recommended for military appointment, 4:529

beans

  • Arikara, 3:150, 3:150n, 3:166
  • asparagus, 3:454, 3:454, 3:454, 3:456, 3:501–3:502
  • black-eyed pea, 1:157
  • chickpea, 6:188, 6:293, 7:326
  • crowder, 1:157
  • as farm produce, 3:348
  • frijole, 6:188
  • haricots, 5:489–5:490, 5:658, 6:44, 6:45, 9:532–9:533
  • horse, 9:672
  • lima, 1:631, 1:657, 3:502, 5:658, 9:608–9:609
  • and Pythagoras, 7:218, 7:221n
  • snap, 3:501–3:502, 5:658, 6:44–6:45, 6:487

bear, grizzly

  • skin sent to TJ, 1:668n, 2:39, 2:106

Bear Creek plantation (part of TJ’s Poplar Forest estate)

  • blankets and beds for slaves at, 4:382–4:383, 5:463n, 6:310
  • clothing for slaves at, 6:309
  • clover cultivation at, 8:78
  • hogs at, 8:72
  • land conveyance at, 4:316–4:319
  • overseer at, 8:493n, 9:34, 9:34n, 11:285
  • roads through, 7:71, 7:430, 8:70
  • slaves at, 4:384–4:386
  • Survey of Bear Creek Lands, 4:279–4:280
  • TJ’s instructions for, 4:381–4:382, 5:489

bear grass, 3:353

Bear Meat (Cherokee Indian)

  • militia service of, 7:161

Béarn family

  • and Albigensian heresy, 7:65

bears

  • claw of, 10:398
  • in Va., 11:631

Beasley, Frederick

  • professorship of, 8:446, 8:449n

Beasley, Reuben Gaunt

  • as agent in London, 5:454, 7:198, 7:198n

Beauclerk, Amelius

  • British admiral, 6:57, 6:58n

Beauharnais, Hortense de, 1:250n

Beaujolais, Louis Charles d’Orléans, comte de

  • seeks refuge in U.S., 9:575, 9:578n

Beaujour, Louis Auguste Félix, baron de

  • French consul general to U.S., 2:353
  • and L. P. G. de Lormerie’s passage, 5:432

Beaulieu, Va., 3:392

Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 2:13, 10:13

Beaumes de Venise (wine), 9:513

Beaumont, Albanis

  • Travels from France To Italy, through The Lepontine Alps, 7:389

Beaumont, Francis, 7:664

Beautemps-Beaupré, Charles François

  • maps of, 5:203–5:204n

Beaver (ship), 4:550, 4:554n

Beaverdam lands. See Willis Creek tract (Cumberland Co.)

Beaver Dams, Battle of (1813)

  • American defeat at, 8:259, 8:261n

Bec (TJ’s slave; b. 1797)

  • given to T. J. Randolph, 6:36
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388

Beccaria, Cesare Bonesana, marchese di

  • An Essay on Crimes & Punishments, 8:388, 8:672, 8:673n
  • quoted, 4:25, 4:26n, 10:371, 10:373n

Beck, Thomas

  • transports gypsum for TJ, 9:582, 9:582n

Beckley, John

  • debt to TJ, 2:135n, 3:588n

Beckley, John James

  • as Henrico Co. deputy clerk, 8:170
  • work of bound for TJ, 8:630

Beckley, Maria Prince

  • identified, 3:588n
  • letter from to J. Barnes, 3:587–3:588
  • loan from TJ, 2:135, 2:151, 2:182, 3:528, 3:558–3:559, 3:587–3:588, 4:3, 4:17

Becks, Thomas, 3:612

Bécourt, Regnault de

  • La Création du Monde, 5:466, 5:467n, 5:467n, 5:607, 6:133, 6:134n, 6:213, 6:368, 6:368, 7:284–7:285, 7:303–7:305, 7:324, 7:324
  • health of, 6:368
  • identified, 5:467–5:468n
  • letters from, 5:466–5:468, 5:554–5:556, 6:133–6:134, 6:368–6:369
  • letters to, 5:607, 6:213
  • proposed book by, 6:133, 6:134n, 6:368–6:369
  • seeks funds from TJ, 5:466, 5:554–5:555, 5:607

Bede, Saint

  • Venerabilis Bedæ Presbyteri Ecclesiasticæ historiæ gentis Anglorum, 10:357

Bedford County Court, Va., 8:73, 8:73

Bedford County Superior Court of Law, Va., 10:498

Bedford County, Va. See also Poplar Forest (TJ’s Bedford Co. estate)

  • C. L. Bankhead to buy land in, 3:64, 3:162, 3:163n, 3:186–3:188, 4:5–4:6, 4:59, 4:316, 4:317, 4:318n, 4:319
  • and dog tax, 4:349n
  • land prices in, 9:147
  • Randolphs sell land in, 3:186–3:188
  • roads in, 3:195, 9:35
  • smoke in, 9:145
  • surveyor in, 5:465, 5:465n
  • Tabernacle Meeting House, 9:35
  • taxation on property in, 8:73, 8:73n, 8:73, 8:255–8:256, 8:256, 9:50, 9:51–9:52n, 10:466, 10:467n
  • temperature readings at, 3:396–3:397
  • TJ’s lands in, 4:387, 5:465, 5:465n, 5:470, 5:475–5:476, 5:476n, 5:479–5:481, 5:486, 5:486–5:488
  • and TJ’s land transfer with J. W. Eppes, 5:348–5:349
  • Wolf Creek, 2:237, 3:187, 3:188n, 4:317, 4:318n

beds, 4:231–4:232n, 4:383, 7:71, 8:71, 8:132, 8:158, 8:186, 8:186n, 8:235, 8:255

Beecher, Lyman

  • On the Importance of Assisting Young Men of Piety and Talents in Obtaining an Education for the Gospel Ministry, 9:255, 9:255, 9:255–9:256, 9:257n, 9:257n, 9:378, 9:378–9:379, 9:379n, 9:381, 9:381n, 9:381–9:382, 9:383

beech trees, 7:52, 8:248

beef

  • mentioned, 6:187
  • for militia, 7:649
  • at Monticello, 8:xlvii–8:xlviii, 8:280
  • price of, 8:307
  • purchased for Monticello, 1:81n
  • received as pay, 1:419, 1:421
  • sent to TJ, 2:291
  • in soup, 4:180
  • TJ purchases, 4:12n, 4:209, 10:539n
  • at Tufton, 5:260

beekeeping

  • methods of, 11:503–11:504, 11:504n
  • works on, 8:388, 11:165

beer. See also Coppinger, Joseph

  • as alternative to whiskey, 9:329
  • books on, 8:410, 8:411, 8:412n, 8:439, 9:29, 9:30n
  • bottled, 5:31, 8:185, 8:186, 9:542
  • brewed at Monticello, 6:507, 6:507n, 7:712, 8:185, 8:186, 8:438–8:439, 8:565, 9:4, 9:371, 10:340, 10:462
  • brewing of during American Revolution, 8:439
  • brewing process, 8:410–8:411
  • jugs for, 7:154, 7:155, 7:204, 7:710, 7:712, 7:716, 8:11, 8:11, 8:12
  • porter, 3:241–3:242, 3:252, 4:630, 11:293
  • porter used to make brandy, 9:3
  • profits from brewing of, 8:413
  • served at Monticello, 8:235
  • TJ orders, 2:116
  • B. Waterhouse on, 1:299

beets, 1:56, 1:157, 2:37, 2:38, 7:54, 7:54n, 7:55, 7:55n, 11:308

Beggs, Charles

  • and Indiana Territory Legislative Council, 1:96

Bekker, Balthasar

  • De Betoverde Weereld, 11:231, 11:232n, 11:308

Beleurgey, Claudius

  • editor of Telegraphe, 3:233, 3:234n

Belfast Agricultural Society. See Belfast Literary Society

Belfast Literary Society, 3:279, 3:280n, 3:294–3:295, 3:309, 3:309n, 4:159, 4:175, 4:187–4:188n

Belfield (Charles Willson Peale’s Pa. estate), 5:323

Belgium

  • and Congress of Vienna, 9:90
  • government of, 9:346, 9:346

Bélidor, Bernard Forest de

  • Architecture Hydraulique, 6:381, 7:386

Belknap, Jeremy

  • American Biography: or, An Historical Account Of those Persons who have been distinguished in America, 5:387
  • The History of New-Hampshire, 1:581

Bell, Andrew

  • An Analysis of the Experiment in Education, made at Egmore, near Madras, 7:342, 7:342n

Bell, George, 5:276

Bell, James. See Bell, John (surgeon)

Bell, John (editor)

  • Bell’s British Theatre, 7:665

Bell, John (surgeon)

  • Anatomy of the Human Body, 1:35, 1:307, 7:626

Bell, R.

  • delivers R. Jefferson’s letter, 4:607n

Bell, Robert

  • letters from accounted for, 4:689

Bell, Robert W.

  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344

Bell, Thomas

  • and P. Derieux’s debts, 9:252, 9:253n
  • as justice of the peace, 11:419n

Bell, William

  • letters from accounted for, 2:683

belladonna lily, 3:633, 4:523, 5:412

Bellavista, Va., 3:392

Bellechasse, Joseph Deville Degoutin

  • and batture controversy, 2:159–2:160, 2:440–2:441n, 2:442n, 2:442n, 3:26n, 3:484
  • identified, 2:161n

Bellenden, William (Bellendenus)

  • A Free Translation of the Preface to Bellendenus (ed. S. Parr), 1:35
  • work of bound for TJ, 8:630

Belleplaine, Va., 3:392

belles lettres

  • books on, 7:629
  • study of, 7:638, 7:638, 7:641, 7:664

Bellet (wine), 9:471–9:472, 9:569, 11:246, 11:404, 11:405, 11:407, 11:656, 11:657n

Bellinger, Joseph

  • identified, 6:317n
  • introduced to TJ, 6:317

Bellini, Aurora (Maria Aurora Gaspera)

  • and C. Bellini estate, 3:375–3:377, 3:381n, 4:68–4:69, 4:69n, 4:80, 4:185, 4:214, 7:694, 9:113, 9:290, 9:292, 9:490, 9:491, 9:492, 9:492
  • vital records of, 9:290, 9:290, 9:291n, 9:291n, 9:292–9:293

Bellini, Carlo Maria Niccola

  • family of, 9:291n

Bellini, Charles (Carlo Maria Marchionne)

  • death of, 9:292, 9:297n
  • estate of, 3:375, 3:381n, 4:34, 4:68–4:69, 4:69n, 4:185, 4:214, 7:694, 9:113, 9:114, 9:118n, 9:122–9:123, 9:123, 9:136, 9:290–9:292, 9:292–9:294, 9:297, 9:490, 9:491–9:492, 9:530, 10:249, 10:249n, 11:580
  • vital records of, 9:290, 9:291n

Bellini, Leon Girolamo

  • family of, 9:290, 9:291n, 9:292, 9:292

Bellini, Luisa (Louisa; Maria Luisa Eleonora)

  • and C. Bellini estate, 3:375–3:377, 3:381n, 4:68–4:69, 4:69n, 4:80, 4:185, 4:214, 7:694, 9:113, 9:290, 9:292–9:294, 9:297, 9:490, 9:491, 9:492, 9:492
  • vital records of, 9:290, 9:290, 9:291n, 9:291n, 9:292n
  • will of, 9:290, 9:291–9:292n, 9:293

Bellini, Maria Vittoria Luchini

  • family of, 9:291n

Bellona (schooner), 6:45, 6:152, 7:90, 7:349

Bell Rock (North Sea)

  • lighthouse on, 4:362–4:363, 4:364n

bells

  • mechanical device to ring, 10:344–10:345, 10:345 (illus.), 10:345, 10:345

Bell’s British Theatre, 7:665

Belmont tract

  • sale of, 2:101, 2:102, 2:114, 2:137, 2:138, 2:139, 2:206–2:207, 2:227, 2:228, 2:347, 3:169–3:170, 3:170–3:171, 3:172, 3:210, 3:425–3:426, 5:671, 6:20, 8:96–8:97, 8:142

Beloe, William

  • The History of Herodotus, 8:22, 8:23n, 8:671, 8:672n
  • translates Herodotus, Translated From The Greek, With Notes, 11:268

Belsham, Thomas

  • American Unitarianism, 8:553, 8:553–8:554n, 8:658
  • in collegiate curriculum, 7:662, 7:667
  • and Jesus’s miracles, 10:381–10:382, 10:382n
  • Memoirs of the Late Reverend Theophilus Lindsey, M.A. (T. Lindsey), 6:145, 6:146, 6:146, 6:180, 6:192, 6:193, 6:204, 6:219, 6:226, 6:227, 6:228, 6:277, 6:278, 6:280, 6:367, 9:175, 9:176n, 9:595, 9:596n, 10:381, 11:230
  • mentioned, 6:227, 6:317–6:318, 6:500, 10:241
  • TJ on, 6:233
  • and TJ’s syllabus on Jesus’s doctrines, 10:381

Belsham, William

  • History of Great Britain, 1:580, 3:122–3:123
  • Memoirs of the Kings of Great Britain of the House of Brunswic-Lunenburg, 3:122–3:123, 7:664
  • Memoirs of the Reign of George III, 3:122–3:123
  • mentioned, 6:227, 6:500
  • TJ recommends, 7:629

Belshazzar, king of Babylon, 7:582, 7:590n

Belvidera, HMS (frigate), 4:133, 5:207

Belvoir (Hugh Nelson’s Albemarle Co. estate), 1:500n

Bembo, Dardi

  • translates Opere di Platone (Plato), 9:394

Ben (TJ’s slave; b. 1785)

  • and corn mill, 4:12
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387

Benade, Abraham, 5:423, 5:424n

Benedict XIV, pope

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Bénévent, Prince de. See Talleyrand-Périgord, Charles Maurice de

Benjamin & George Williams (Baltimore firm)

  • J. A. Morton’s agents, 4:629, 4:631n, 4:666, 4:684, 5:27–5:28, 5:59–5:60

Benjamin & Thomas Kite (Philadelphia firm)

  • identified, 4:186n
  • letters from, 4:186
  • sends work to TJ, 4:186
  • TJ pays, 5:133

benne. See sesame (benne; benni)

Benner, Jacob, 3:377

Bennet, George

  • New Translation of the Morals of Seneca, 1:576

Bennett, Capt.

  • pilots Rolla (brig), 9:366, 9:366n

Bennett, Thomas

  • identified, 6:89–6:90n
  • letters from, 6:88–6:90
  • letters to, 6:124–6:125
  • and Seventy-Six Association, 6:88–6:90, 6:124–6:125

Benneville, George de

  • farm of, 4:179–4:180

benni. See sesame (benne; benni)

Benson, Egbert

  • TJ misdirects letter to, 1:14n, 4:581n

Benson, Jane

  • Philadelphia boardinghouse keeper, 7:469

Benson, John

  • Fredericksburg postmaster, 1:592, 1:667, 4:193, 4:581, 4:582, 5:83, 5:114
  • identified, 1:14n
  • letters from accounted for, 4:581n
  • letters to, 1:14, 4:581–4:582
  • TJ declines invitation by, 1:14

Benson, Thomas

  • Vocabularium Anglo-Saxonicum, 6:406, 6:407n, 10:358, 10:465

Bent Creek (Buckingham Co.)

  • mail service to, 3:103, 3:104n, 3:148

Bentley, Anna Briggs

  • education of, 9:540, 9:541n
  • family of, 9:606

Bentley, William (of Massachusetts)

  • correspondence of, with C. D. Ebeling, 9:137, 9:137–9:138, 9:138n
  • A Funeral Discourse [for] John Fiske, 7:198–7:199, 7:199n, 7:242
  • identified, 4:617n
  • introduces O. Rich, 4:617, 8:601
  • letters from, 4:617, 7:198–7:199, 9:137–9:138
  • letters to, 7:242, 9:299–9:300

Bentley, William (of Virginia)

  • account with TJ, 2:185–2:186
  • and Beaverdam lands, 2:169, 2:170n, 3:155, 4:519–4:520
  • and W. B. Giles, 2:170n
  • identified, 2:186n
  • letters to, 3:155
  • sends botanical specimens, 1:191n

Bentzon, Adrian Benjamin

  • and trade agreement with Russia, 4:551, 4:554n

Bérenger, Laurent

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:504

Beresford, William

  • A Voyage Round The World, 1:445–1:446, 1:449n

Bergasse, Henri Joachim, 10:170–10:171, 10:171n, 11:405

Bergasse, Henry, 10:171, 11:405, 11:407, 11:653

Berington, Joseph

  • The History of the Lives of Abeillard and Heloisa, 7:664

Berkeley, George

  • in collegiate curriculum, 7:480
  • An Essay Towards a New Theory of Vision, 9:637, 9:638n
  • works of, 11:383, 11:383

Berkeley, Sir William

  • on printing presses, 7:140, 7:141n
  • seed from Greenspring estate of, 7:16n

Berkshire Agricultural Society

  • TJ as honorary member of, 11:279n
  • I. H. Tiffany on, 10:661
  • E. Watson as member of, 11:277, 11:279n, 11:279n, 11:338

Berlin, University of, 4:354n

Berlin and Milan decrees

  • application of, 1:313–1:314, 2:345–2:346
  • criticized, 2:8
  • described, 1:21n
  • effect of, 9:210–9:211, 9:571
  • partial repeal of, 5:293, 5:294n
  • provoked by Great Britain, 2:231, 7:39
  • revocation of, 1:183, 1:658, 3:54, 3:77, 3:105, 3:165, 3:255, 3:600, 5:82, 5:294n, 6:142, 6:538, 6:540n, 7:87, 7:463–7:464, 8:107
  • TJ on, 1:19–1:20, 4:429, 5:293, 7:87, 8:572
  • unchanged, 2:162, 2:162n, 2:195, 2:470, 4:611–4:612

Bern, Switzerland

  • aristocracy of, 3:8, 3:12, 3:15

Bernadotte, Jean Baptiste Jules, crown prince of Sweden

  • book sanctioned by, 6:513
  • in 1813 campaign against Napoleon, 6:619, 6:621n
  • Lafayette on, 3:105
  • as peace broker, 6:241
  • and TJ, 3:105, 3:106n
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:504

Bernard, Benjamin B.

  • threshing machine invented by, 2:5n, 2:36

Bernard, Sir Francis

  • correspondence of published, 6:258

Bernard, Simon

  • family of, 10:391
  • identified, 10:392n
  • introduced to TJ, 10:391–10:392, 11:139–11:140, 11:180
  • letter from, 11:139–11:140
  • letter to, 11:180
  • serves under Napoleon, 10:392
  • as U.S. Army engineer, 10:391–10:392

Berrian, Samuel

  • identified, 8:614–8:615n
  • letter to, 8:614–8:615
  • An Oration, delivered before the Tammany Society, or Columbian Order, 8:614, 8:615n

berries, 3:190

Berry, duc de. See Artois, Charles Ferdinand d’, duc de Berry

Berry, duchesse de. See Bourbon, Marie Caroline Ferdinande Louise de, duchesse de Berry

Berth, Mr., 8:592

Berthe, Jean Nicolas

  • Précis Historique de la Maladie qui a régné dans l’Andalousie en 1800, 10:129, 10:130, 10:146n

Berthier, Louis Alexandre, Prince de Neuchâtel, 8:452

Berthod, Anselme, 8:560

Berthollet, Claude Louis, 1:267n

Berwick, Duke of

  • and portrait of C. Columbus, 7:563, 7:611, 7:612, 7:616

Beschryvinge van Nieuw-Nederlant (Donck), 2:503n, 2:503n

Bess (TJ’s slave; b. 1747). See Betty (Bess) (TJ’s slave; b. 1747)

Besson, Alexandre Charles, 3:65, 3:66n

De Betoverde Weereld (B. Bekker), 11:231, 11:232n, 11:308

Betsy (TJ’s slave; b. 1812). See Fossett, Betsy-Ann (Betsy) (TJ’s slave; b. 1812)

Betty (Bess) (TJ’s slave; b. 1747)

  • health of, 10:355
  • hempen bed for, 8:71
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:380, 4:383, 4:384, 4:386, 5:462, 6:308, 6:308, 6:309, 8:60, 8:60, 8:61, 8:61, 8:255

Betty (Island Betty; Old Betty) (TJ’s slave; b. 1749)

  • makes butter, 4:379
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:382, 4:383, 4:383, 4:384, 4:386, 5:461, 5:462, 6:308, 6:309, 6:309, 8:60, 8:61, 8:61, 8:61, 8:61, 8:61, 8:62, 8:255, 8:255, 8:255

Betty (TJ’s slave; b. 1801)

  • mentioned, 5:34
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:462, 6:308, 8:61, 8:255

Betula. See birch trees

Beugnot, Jacques Claude

  • as head of the French police, 8:138, 8:139n

Beverley, Robert

  • Histoire de la Virginie, 5:509, 8:388

Beverley Town, Va. See Westham, Va.

Beverly (Henrico Co., Va.)

  • TJ’s lots in, 4:63, 4:154

Beverly (TJ’s slave; b. 1798). See Hemings, Beverly (TJ’s slave and probable son; b. 1798)

Beyer, Edward

  • painting of Liberty, Va., by, 9:xliii, 9:344 (illus.)

Béziers (Besiers) family

  • and Albigensian heresy, 7:65

Bézout, Étienne

  • Cours De Mathématiques, 7:481, 7:626, 9:79, 9:107, 11:409, 11:452
  • Cours de Mathématiques, à l’usage de la Marine et de l’Artillerie (ed. F. Peyrard), 10:235
  • Cours de Mathématiques, a l’usage Des Gardes du Pavillion et de la marine, 7:458, 7:458n, 8:309–8:310, 9:69–9:70, 9:229, 9:229n
  • Cours de Mathématiques, a l’Usage du Corps Royal de l’Artillerie, 8:309–8:310, 9:69–9:70, 9:80–9:82, 9:82n

Bianchi, Jacopo

  • clerk in Florence, 9:294, 9:294

Bianchi, Pietro

  • family of, 9:294

Bibb, George Minos

  • as U.S. senator, 4:114n

Bibb, William A., 5:528n

Bibb, William Wyatt

  • U.S. representative from Ga., 4:612n

Bible

  • Acts referenced, 6:541, 7:25, 7:26, 7:27n, 7:575, 7:589, 7:590n, 7:590n, 10:121
  • Acts referenced by TJ, 4:73, 4:74n, 5:123, 5:125n
  • J. Adams on, 7:25–7:26, 7:76
  • Amos referenced, 4:606, 4:607n
  • apocrypha, 7:25, 7:26, 7:27n, 7:77, 7:78n, 7:218, 7:219
  • authenticity of, 7:25–7:26, 8:196–8:197
  • Colossians referenced, 10:506
  • 1 Corinthians referenced, 3:94, 3:95n, 7:581, 8:364, 8:365n, 10:505, 11:424n
  • 2 Corinthians referenced, 5:326–5:327, 6:284, 6:285n, 8:614, 8:614n
  • Daniel referenced, 6:236, 6:302, 7:36–7:37, 7:98, 7:99n, 7:582, 7:590n, 8:7, 8:7n, 10:306, 10:307n
  • Daniel referenced by TJ, 5:135–5:136, 5:137n
  • deluge in, 10:564n
  • Deuteronomy referenced, 6:98, 6:100n, 6:618, 10:505
  • dictionary of, 1:36
  • Ecclesiastes referenced, 6:192, 6:192–6:193n, 10:5, 10:8n
  • Ecclesiastes referenced by TJ, 9:374, 9:375n, 11:338, 11:339n
  • Ephesians referenced, 8:191
  • Esdras referenced, 8:665, 8:666, 8:667n, 8:667n
  • Exodus referenced, 6:616–6:618, 6:619n, 6:643, 6:644n, 8:665, 8:666, 8:667n
  • Exodus referenced by TJ, 5:591, 5:591n, 7:125, 7:147, 8:126, 8:127n
  • Ezekiel referenced, 7:195, 7:195n
  • Galatians referenced, 10:504
  • Galatians referenced by TJ, 7:605, 7:605n
  • Genesis referenced, 6:21, 6:23n, 6:541, 7:219–7:220, 8:7, 8:7n, 10:46, 10:505, 10:506–10:507n
  • Genesis referenced by TJ, 4:56, 4:57n, 6:564, 6:567n, 7:616, 7:617n, 9:329, 9:331n
  • Habakkuk referenced, 7:386, 7:386n
  • Hebrews referenced, 8:190, 10:504
  • Isaiah referenced, 7:195, 7:195n, 7:579, 7:579, 7:586, 7:589, 7:590n, 10:504
  • Isaiah referenced by TJ, 4:395, 4:395n, 10:375, 10:376n
  • Jeremiah referenced, 7:579
  • Jeremiah referenced by TJ, 4:627, 4:628n, 5:12
  • Job referenced, 5:58, 5:59n
  • John referenced, 6:302, 6:447, 6:521, 6:643, 6:644n, 7:25, 7:25, 7:217, 7:221n, 7:362, 7:363n, 7:585, 8:189–8:190, 8:190, 8:275, 8:276n, 10:78, 10:79n, 10:121, 10:505, 10:505
  • Jonah referenced, 4:606, 4:607n
  • Joshua referenced by TJ, 3:579, 3:579n
  • Jude referenced, 7:219
  • Judges referenced, 7:23, 7:27n, 9:249, 9:250n
  • Judges referenced by TJ, 9:334, 9:336n
  • Judith referenced, 6:623, 6:627n
  • 1 Kings referenced, 5:495, 5:496–5:497n, 10:647
  • 1 Kings referenced by TJ, 9:330, 9:331n
  • 2 Kings referenced, 10:211, 10:212n, 10:504
  • Lamentations referenced, 10:146n
  • large print edition of, 10:214
  • Leviticus referenced, 6:98, 6:100n
  • Luke referenced, 1:615+, 2:458, 5:126–5:127, 5:127n, 6:183, 6:184n, 6:287, 6:288n, 7:25, 8:552, 8:553n, 8:665, 8:667n, 10:78, 10:78, 10:79n, 10:79n, 10:121, 10:123, 10:124n, 10:467, 10:468n, 10:504, 10:505, 10:505, 10:506, 11:115
  • Luke referenced by TJ, 1:154, 1:156n, 1:564, 1:565n, 2:421, 2:421n, 3:145, 3:146n, 3:555, 3:555n, 3:606, 3:607n, 7:148, 7:151n, 7:414, 7:415n, 8:168, 10:522, 11:24, 11:25n, 11:346, 11:347n
  • Malachi referenced, 8:190
  • Mark referenced, 7:25, 7:575, 7:589–7:590n, 10:78, 10:79n, 10:121, 10:505, 10:506
  • Matthew referenced, 1:291, 1:292n, 1:615+, 2:203, 2:203n, 2:386, 2:387–2:388n, 3:74, 3:75n, 3:206, 3:207n, 3:262, 3:262n, 5:70, 5:71n, 5:590, 5:590n, 6:237, 6:239n, 6:447, 6:447, 7:25, 7:25, 7:584, 7:588, 7:588, 7:588, 7:590n, 8:406, 8:406, 8:407, 8:408n, 8:450, 8:451n, 8:665, 8:667n, 10:77, 10:78, 10:78, 10:79n, 10:79n, 10:79n, 10:121, 10:123, 10:124n, 10:467, 10:468n, 10:504, 10:504, 10:506, 11:115, 11:484, 11:484n
  • Matthew referenced by TJ, 5:305, 5:645–5:646, 5:646n, 7:243, 7:243n, 7:705, 7:706n, 10:522, 10:656
  • mentioned, 8:5, 10:417, 10:541, 10:611
  • miracles in, 6:236
  • new edition proposed, 5:654, 5:654–5:655n, 5:662
  • New Testament, 10:480, 11:335, 11:368
  • Numbers referenced, 7:58, 7:58n
  • Old Testament, 11:368
  • Peter referenced, 7:219
  • 1 Peter referenced, 10:76, 10:78, 10:79n, 10:79n
  • 1 Peter referenced by TJ, 2:274, 2:277n
  • prints of scenes from, 11:403
  • Proverbs referenced, 5:98, 5:98n, 6:623, 7:579
  • Proverbs referenced by TJ, 8:341, 8:343n
  • Psalms referenced, 5:127n, 5:612, 5:614n, 6:22, 6:23n, 6:447, 6:616, 6:616
  • Psalms referenced by TJ, 6:67, 6:68n, 6:402, 6:407n, 6:550–6:551, 9:682, 9:682n, 11:339–11:340, 11:340n
  • Revelation referenced, 5:627, 5:629n, 6:521, 7:36–7:37, 7:98, 7:99n, 7:195, 7:195n, 8:7, 8:7n, 8:364, 8:365n, 10:78, 10:79n
  • Romans referenced, 6:447, 7:582–7:583, 7:589, 7:590n
  • 1 Samuel referenced, 6:37, 6:39–6:40n
  • 1 Samuel referenced by TJ, 1:103, 1:103n, 5:123, 5:125n
  • 2 Samuel referenced, 5:641, 5:642n, 6:37, 6:39–6:40n, 10:505
  • 2 Samuel referenced by TJ, 7:103, 7:104n
  • selling of, 10:283–10:284
  • sermon based on, 2:411, 2:412n
  • societies for distribution of, 6:607–6:608, 6:608n, 7:178, 7:182–7:183, 7:183n, 7:586, 10:507, 10:509n, 10:550, 10:610–10:611
  • A. O. Stansbury on, 8:188–8:189, 8:190
  • study of, 7:182, 7:715, 9:651–9:652, 10:468
  • swearing on, 2:594
  • Ten Commandments, 6:616–6:618, 7:125, 7:146–7:147, 7:147, 10:122, 10:425, 10:508, 11:525
  • Thessalonians referenced by TJ, 1:596, 1:597n, 3:304, 3:308n, 7:605, 7:605n
  • 2 Timothy referenced by TJ, 5:123, 5:125n
  • TJ orders copies of, 2:321–2:322n, 2:337, 2:349, 10:233, 10:580, 10:642–10:643, 11:30, 11:31, 11:452
  • TJ’s favorite edition of, 10:450
  • works on, 2:321–2:322n, 3:356–3:357, 8:235, 8:472, 8:472n, 8:672, 8:673n, 9:86, 9:194, 9:194n, 9:340–9:341, 10:233, 10:300, 11:115–11:116, 11:116n

Bible Society of Virginia, 6:607–6:608, 6:608n, 7:178, 7:182–7:183, 7:183n

Bibliothecæ Americanæ Primordia (Kennett), 5:513, 5:513n

Bibliothecae Historicae Libri Quindecim de quadraginta (Diodorus Siculus), 1:580, 6:382

Bibliotheca Historica (B. G. Struve, C. G. Buder, and J. G. Meusel), 8:559, 8:562n

Bibliothèque Britannique (eds. F. G. Maurice, C. Pictet de Rochemont, and M. A. Pictet), 11:444, 11:446n

Bibliothèque du Panthéon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève), Paris, 10:311

Bibliothèque Nationale (Bibliothèque Royale), Paris, 10:311

Bibliothèque portative d’Architecture élémentaire a l’usage des Artistes (C. A. Jombert), 10:235, 10:237n

Bibliothèque Universelle (eds. F. G. Maurice, C. Pictet de Rochemont, and M. A. Pictet), 11:443, 11:444, 11:446n

Biddle, Jane Margaret Craig (Nicholas Biddle’s wife)

  • identified, 7:383n
  • introduced by J. Vaughan, 7:383

Biddle, Nicholas

  • American Philosophical Society membership diploma for, 6:xliv–6:xlv, 6:115n, 6:116n, 6:386 (illus.)
  • and books for L. Marks, 10:445, 10:446n
  • and J. Corrêa da Serra, 6:532
  • History of the Expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark, 6:417, 7:63–7:64, 7:64n, 7:289, 7:289n, 7:290, 7:517–7:518, 7:555, 7:555n, 7:556, 9:704, 9:705, 9:706–9:707n, 10:60, 10:257, 10:257n, 10:377, 10:444, 10:445
  • identified, 2:74–2:75n
  • introduced by J. Vaughan, 7:383
  • and J. B. Lefevre’s claim, 2:74, 2:94
  • letters from, 2:74–2:75, 6:531–6:532
  • letters to, 2:94, 6:430
  • and Lewis and Clark Expedition, 2:332, 6:357, 6:417, 6:427, 6:429, 6:430, 6:531–6:532, 9:704, 9:706–9:707n, 10:164, 10:256–10:257, 10:377, 10:377, 10:445, 10:445, 10:446n, 11:43, 11:43–11:44n, 11:486–11:487, 11:574
  • and naval position for F. B. Taggart, 5:502, 5:503
  • and Philadelphia Museum, 8:461, 8:465n

Bidet, Nicolas

  • Traité sur la nature et sur la culture de la Vigne, 11:164

Bidwell, Barnabas, 3:28, 3:28n, 3:75, 3:118, 3:124

Bienville, Mr. See Le Moyne, Jean Baptiste, sieur de Bienville

Big Bone Lick, Ky.

  • fossils acquired from, 8:449n

Bigordi, Domenico di Tommaso (Domenico Ghirlandajo)

  • and portrait of A. Vespucci, 7:613

bile, 2:542

Bill for the improvement of the United States, by public roads and canals, 2:213–2:214

A Bill for the More General Diffusion of Knowledge (1778), 7:637, 7:641n, 9:626, 9:627, 10:263, 10:264n, 11:415, 11:416n

Bill of Mortality for Portsmouth (Spalding), 3:373–3:374

A Bill providing for the establishment of primary Schools, Academies, Colleges, and an University, 11:133–11:134

Bill Requiring the Sheriffs of the different counties and corporations within this Commonwealth, to take the sense of the people upon the propriety of calling a Convention (1815), 9:286, 9:287n, 9:298, 9:298n, 11:119n

Billy (Big Billy) (C. L. Bankhead’s slave), 8:395

Billy (Little Billy) (C. L. Bankhead’s slave), 8:395

Billy (C. Clay’s slave), 6:94

Billy (J. B. Couch’s slave)

  • and lost trunk, 1:346, 1:347, 1:348

Billy (N. H. Hooe’s slave), 3:112

Billy (C. Peyton’s slave)

  • transports clover seed, 4:548

Billy (E. Randolph’s slave), 4:231–4:232n

Billy (TJ’s slave; b. 1799)

  • delivers letter, 5:342, 8:133n, 9:505
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 4:388, 5:461, 8:61
  • on smallpox vaccination list, 9:718
  • as wagoner, 5:489

Billy (TJ’s slave; b. 1808; Flora’s son)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:461, 6:309, 8:62, 8:255

Billy (TJ’s slave; b. 1808; Sarah [Sally] Hubbard’s son)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:460, 6:309, 6:310, 8:62, 8:255

Bingham, Thomas

  • identified, 10:433n
  • letter from, 10:433
  • War of 1812 service of, 10:433

Bingham, William, 1:56n

Binns, John

  • and Philadelphia Democratic Press, 8:5
  • publishes Declaration of Independence, 5:632–5:633n, 10:188, 10:189n

Binns, John Alexander

  • and R. Rush’s cabinet proposal, 5:78
  • A Treatise on Practical Farming, 2:198n

Binny, Archibald. See also Binny & Ronaldson (Philadelphia firm)

  • and perpetual-motion machine, 5:559n
  • printing partnership, 1:17, 1:18–1:19n

Binny & Ronaldson (Philadelphia firm)

  • W. Duane on, 3:329–3:330
  • letters from, 1:283
  • letters to, 1:314–1:315
  • and raising of sheep, 1:17
  • as typefounders, 1:18–1:19n, 5:654–5:655n

biography

  • and clues to character, 7:63–7:64
  • A Description of a System of Biography (J. Priestley), 8:472, 8:672
  • Port Folio to publish, 7:317–7:318
  • proposed national, 2:188–2:189, 7:295–7:296, 7:302–7:303, 7:330, 7:411–7:412

Biot, Jean Baptiste

  • member of Société d’Arcueil, 1:267n
  • Traité Élémentaire d’Astronomie Physique, 10:235

Birch, Thomas

  • drawing by, 10:200 (illus.), 10:201n
  • family of, 5:221n
  • The Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain … With Their Lives and Characters, 7:399, 7:400n
  • identified, 10:200–10:201n

Birch, Thomas Erskine

  • identified, 4:286n
  • letters from, 4:286–4:287, 4:391–4:392, 4:518–4:519
  • letters to, 4:396, 4:562–4:563
  • The Virginian Orator, 4:286, 4:287n, 4:391, 4:396, 4:518–4:519, 4:562–4:563

Birch, William Russell

  • bust of TJ, 3:625n
  • drawing of TJ by, 5:221n
  • and D. Edwin’s engraving of TJ, 5:221
  • identified, 5:221–5:222n
  • letters from, 5:221–5:222
  • letters to, 5:288

Birch, William Young, 3:296–3:297n

Birch, W. Y., & A. Small (Philadelphia publisher), 1:18, 1:19n, 1:172n

birch trees

  • F. A. Michaux on, 5:7, 5:8n, 7:52, 8:248

Bird, John

  • scientific-instrument maker, 9:314

bird pepper, 5:364–5:365, 6:xliii, 6:66–6:67, 6:67, 6:81, 6:127–6:128, 6:187–6:188, 6:195–6:196, 6:252, 6:292, 6:377, 6:386 (illus.), 6:615, 7:326, 7:567, 7:568n

birds

  • books on, 8:6, 8:22, 8:22–8:23n, 8:671, 8:672n
  • cranes, 8:6
  • hawks, 8:6
  • house martins, 11:39
  • mockingbirds, 1:162
  • nightingale, 1:599
  • skylark, 1:599
  • swallows, 11:404
  • whip-poor-wills, 8:6, 11:39
  • wood robins, 11:39

A Bird’s Eye Sketch of the Military Concerns of the United States (Duane), 5:257n

Birdwood (Gilmer family’s Henry Co. estate)

  • E. Trist at, 5:27n, 7:501–7:502, 9:456–9:457

Birkbeck, Morris

  • Notes on a Journey through France, 9:122, 9:122n, 9:679, 10:559, 10:560, 10:560, 10:592, 11:124, 11:124n, 11:300–11:301
  • and settlement in U.S., 11:222, 11:301, 11:301n, 11:609, 11:609n

Birth, Mr. See Berth, Mr.

birthdays

  • TJ’s, 10:114, 10:117n

Bishop, Joseph

  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344
  • and Central College subscription, 11:322, 11:328
  • petition to General Assembly, 5:378–5:380
  • TJ pays, 2:116, 7:459, 7:460n, 7:460

bison, American (buffalo), 6:470, 7:302, 8:238, 10:398

Bisset, Robert, 7:664

bittersweet, American. See waxwork (American bittersweet)

Bixby, Luke, 5:39n

Bizarre Scandal, 8:296n

Bizet, Charles

  • acquires seed from TJ, 11:183, 11:183n
  • delivers letter, 11:248
  • letters from accounted for, 4:689, 10:679

Black, Christopher L.

  • identified, 11:529n
  • letter from, 11:528–11:530
  • letter to, 11:582
  • and Seventy-Six Association, 11:528–11:529, 11:582

Blackbeard (Edward Teach), 2:668, 5:600–5:601, 6:53

blackberry lily, 10:517

Blackburn, George

  • professor at College of William and Mary, 4:108, 4:246, 8:609
  • professor at South Carolina College, 8:353, 8:609–8:610, 8:646
  • seeks professorship at Central College, 8:353

Blackden, Samuel

  • and Ky. land, 1:131n, 5:433

black-eyed peas, 1:157

Blackledge, William

  • recommendation of, 2:211, 2:212n, 2:333

Blacklock, Thomas

  • as translator of Horace, 6:551, 6:552n, 6:616

blackmail letters, 1:425–1:428

Blackmeadow (farm at Montpellier [Madison family estate]), 3:190

Blackmore, Richard

  • J. Swift satirizes, 10:424, 10:425n

Black Rock, N.Y.

  • burnt by British forces, 8:217

blacksmiths

  • charges from, 1:3
  • at Monticello, 1:419n, 1:464n

Blackstone, William

  • Blackstone’s Commentaries (ed. S. G. Tucker), 7:616, 7:617n, 7:628, 8:336, 10:438
  • cited in Livingston v. Jefferson, 4:299, 4:302n
  • Commentaries on the Laws of England, 2:420, 3:546, 4:302n, 5:136, 5:136, 5:137n, 7:125, 7:126–7:127, 7:127, 7:148, 7:148, 7:249, 7:628, 9:697, 10:417, 10:428–10:429
  • as legal authority, 9:697, 11:368
  • on legislators’ responsibility to constituents, 4:129, 4:130n
  • and Magna Carta, 7:67
  • mentioned, 4:162, 7:129, 7:223
  • Reports of Cases Determined in the Several Courts of Westminster-Hall, from 1746 to 1779, 3:134, 3:135n, 3:152
  • and royal rights, 3:174n, 3:176n
  • J. Tyler on, 3:206
  • writings of bound for TJ, 8:630

Blackstone’s Commentaries (W. Blackstone; ed. S. G. Tucker), 7:616, 7:617n, 7:628, 8:336, 10:438

Blackwater (part of TJ’s Poplar Forest estate)

  • beds and blankets distributed to slaves at, 4:382–4:383

Blackwater Mills (Bedford Co.), 4:87

Blackwater tobacco warehouse (Lynchburg), 6:25, 6:26n

Bladen, Martin, trans.

  • Caius Julius Cæsar’s Commentaries of his wars in Gaul, and civil war with Pompey, 1:580

Bladensburg, Battle of (1814), 7:621–7:623, 7:624n, 7:656n, 8:19n, 8:153, 8:155

Blagden, George

  • and reconstruction of U.S. Capitol, 8:592, 8:592, 11:480

Blagrove, Charles

  • identified, 5:87n
  • letters from, 5:103, 5:159
  • letters from accounted for, 5:222n
  • letters to, 5:87, 5:128, 5:222
  • and TJ’s land dispute with S. Scott, 5:87, 5:103, 5:103n, 5:128, 5:159, 5:222, 5:222n

Blagrove, William

  • and Bunker Hill Association, 2:504–2:505, 2:666
  • identified, 2:505n
  • letters from, 2:504–2:505
  • letters to, 2:666

Blainville, Henri Marie Ducrotay de, 10:165, 10:165n

Blair, Archibald, 3:605, 3:605n

Blair, Beverley

  • identified, 2:154n
  • letter prepared by, 2:154

Blair, Hugh

  • Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, 1:576, 7:629, 7:662
  • TJ references, 7:630

Blair, John

  • and P. Mazzei’s property, 3:383n, 5:598, 6:115+, 6:115n+
  • TJ on, 10:366
  • will of contested, 9:27–9:28, 9:28–9:29n, 9:29n, 9:93–9:94, 9:94n

Blake, George, 3:126, 3:127, 3:165–3:166, 3:178

Blake, Mrs. George (née Moredock), 3:127

Blake, James Heighe

  • letters from accounted for, 1:12n
  • mayor of Washington, 7:669n

Blake, Joaquín, 2:247, 2:248n

Blancan, René

  • merchant, 9:451

Blanchy (brig), 11:661

Bland, Richard

  • executors of, 1:403
  • An Inquiry into the Rights of the British Colonies, 8:643, 8:645n
  • and protection of slaves, 7:603, 7:605n
  • and Stamp Act Resolutions, 4:599, 8:642
  • TJ on, 7:411, 7:548, 7:603, 8:643
  • and Two-Penny Act (1758), 7:546
  • and Va. Committee of Correspondence, 9:369n

Blankenship, Mr., 5:128

blankets

  • Dutch, 6:344, 6:344, 9:76
  • Indian, 1:510
  • E. Randolph’s, 4:231–4:232n
  • for slaves, 4:99, 4:382–4:383, 5:33, 5:34, 5:460–5:463, 5:470, 8:68, 8:132, 8:158, 8:186
  • striped, 9:147

Blanque, Jean

  • La. legislator, 7:227

Blanque, Jean Paul, 3:52, 3:496–3:497

Blanquefort (wine), 9:513

Blatchford, Samuel

  • Elements of the Greek Language … Being a Translation of Dr. Moor’s Celebrated Greek Grammar, 8:660, 9:464, 9:464n, 9:538, 9:639

Bleakley, David

  • letters from accounted for, 3:655

Bledsoe, Jesse

  • as U.S. senator, 6:241

Blenheim (slave), 4:231–4:232n

Blenheim Mountain (Albemarle Co.), 8:568, 9:648

blindness, 11:359

Bloch, Marcus Elieser, 5:601

Blocquerst, Andrew J., 5:467n

Blodget’s Hotel (Washington), 4:577, 4:577n, 7:680, 7:698, 7:699n, 8:445n

Bloodgood, Abraham

  • chairs meeting of N.Y. Republicans, 1:530–1:534, 1:568–1:569
  • identified, 1:534n
  • letters from, 1:530–1:534
  • letters from accounted for, 1:533n
  • letters to, 1:568–1:569

Bloody Buoy (Cobbett), 3:305, 3:308n

Bloomfield, Joseph

  • military experience of, 6:527–6:528

Bloomfield, Samuel F.

  • and post road, 1:350, 1:351–1:352

Blount, Thomas

  • and party politics, 9:100–9:101, 9:101n

Blount, William

  • conspiracy, 4:174, 4:174–4:175n, 5:4
  • and party politics, 9:100–9:101, 9:101n

Blount, Willie

  • letters from accounted for, 3:655

Blucher, Gebhard Leberecht von, 6:619, 6:621n

Blue Ridge Mountains

  • altitude of, 9:10n, 9:71–9:72, 9:193
  • as geographical feature, 2:218, 3:102, 4:177, 4:526
  • routes through, 1:197–1:198, 9:35, 11:628–11:629
  • surveying of, 9:687–9:688
  • visible from Monticello, 8:298
  • visible from Poplar Forest, 3:355

Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich

  • career of described, 2:510n
  • and classification of animals, 7:152, 7:208–7:209, 7:210, 7:210, 11:367
  • corresponds with TJ, 1:207, 1:208n
  • on mammoths, 2:508, 2:509
  • Manuel D’Histoire Naturelle, 7:626

Blunt, Edmund March

  • Blunt’s Edition of the Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris, for the year 1814, 6:535, 6:559
  • Blunt’s Edition of the Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris, for the year 1816, 8:118, 8:142, 8:181, 9:60
  • Blunt’s Edition of the Nautical Almanac, and Astronomical Ephemeris, for the year 1817, 10:580, 10:630, 10:642, 11:13, 11:13n, 11:31
  • Blunt’s Edition of the Nautical Almanac, and Astronomical Ephemeris, for the year 1818, 10:580, 11:13, 11:13n, 11:31
  • identified, 4:13n
  • letters from, 4:13, 4:202, 6:535
  • letters to, 4:55–4:56, 6:559
  • Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris for the year 1812, 4:13, 4:13n, 4:55
  • Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris for the year 1813, 4:202, 4:202n

boatmen

  • corrupt activity of, 9:371, 9:402, 9:499
  • payment of, 11:459
  • rates for transport, 9:418, 9:493, 9:493–9:494

boats. See also gunboats

  • barges, 6:170n
  • building materials for, 9:555–9:556, 9:556, 9:557
  • cost of transportation by, 10:561–10:562
  • design of, 5:491, 5:492n, 5:508n, 5:548–5:549, 9:555–9:558, 9:558n, 9:601
  • diving (submarine), 6:206, 6:313, 6:314n
  • floating batteries, 6:637–6:641, 6:642
  • impressment of, 7:123, 7:135, 7:156
  • lifeboats, 9:556, 9:557
  • mechanical power for, 10:184
  • military vessels, 9:557, 11:498
  • and river navigation, 11:104, 11:413
  • rowboats, 6:169–6:170
  • safety of, 9:557
  • steamboats, 4:199, 4:199–4:200, 4:235, 4:273, 6:56–6:57, 6:62, 6:63, 6:247–6:249, 6:272, 6:637–6:641, 8:591, 10:610, 10:674, 10:675, 10:675, 11:32, 11:65–11:66, 11:111, 11:255, 11:435, 11:448, 11:457, 11:497–11:499, 11:539, 11:565, 11:565n
  • transfer goods to and from Richmond, 1:44n, 1:81, 1:114–1:115, 1:153, 1:176, 1:246, 1:257, 1:319, 1:368, 1:457, 1:488n, 2:96, 2:109, 2:110–2:111, 2:116, 2:154, 2:305, 2:335, 2:392, 2:423, 2:430, 2:438, 3:67, 3:310n, 3:334, 3:442, 3:479, 3:518, 3:520, 4:57, 4:219, 4:233, 4:234n, 4:381, 4:422, 4:526, 4:530, 4:548–4:549, 4:557, 4:580, 5:599, 5:622, 5:656, 7:94–7:95, 8:97, 8:100, 8:305, 8:492, 8:536, 8:571, 8:582, 8:609, 8:609n, 9:51, 9:76, 9:133, 9:254, 9:272–9:273, 9:273, 9:313, 9:313, 9:421, 9:499, 9:505, 9:542, 9:547, 9:582, 9:602, 10:300, 10:357, 10:358, 10:395, 10:410, 10:434–10:435, 10:440, 10:440, 10:450, 10:466, 10:475, 10:494, 10:494n, 10:502, 10:532, 10:539, 10:571, 10:576, 11:260, 11:290, 11:303, 11:337, 11:378, 11:548, 11:593, 11:593

Bob (Charles Clay’s servant), 3:65, 9:229

Bochart, Samuel

  • Hierozoicon, 7:715, 7:716n

Bode, Johann Elert

  • Uranographia sive Astrorum Descriptio, 10:508–10:509, 10:550, 10:587

Boehmeria nivea. See silk plant

Boerstler, Charles, 5:533–5:539, 6:645, 7:525, 8:261n, 8:263

Boethius, Anicius Manlius Severinus

  • Consolationis Philosophiæ Libri V. Anglo-Saxonice Redditi ab Alfredo, 8:236

Boggs, Robert

  • on J. Logan, 9:64

Böhmer, Justus Henning

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Boileau, Nathaniel Britton

  • secretary of commonwealth of Pa., 4:372, 4:373n

Boileau, Nicolas, 7:665

Boimare, A. L.

  • edits Journal Historique de l’Établissement des Français a la Louisiane (B. de la Harpe), 9:659n

Boissieu, Denis Salvaing de

  • Traité de l’usage des fiefs et autres droits seigneuriaux, 3:175n

Boiste, Pierre Claude Victoire

  • Dictionnaire Universel de la langue Françoise, avec le Latin, 10:235

Bolama (Guinea-Bissau), 3:269–3:270n

Bolaños, Juan de Hevia

  • Curia philipica: donde breve y comprehendioso se trata de los juyzios, mayormente forenses, 3:175n, 3:176n, 3:546

Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, Viscount

  • J. Adams on, 7:74, 7:78n, 7:480, 10:6
  • correspondence with J. Swift, 6:267, 6:267n
  • mentioned, 6:228, 6:238, 6:302, 6:302, 6:521
  • Philosophical Works, 2:51
  • read by J. Adams, 4:474
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:507
  • works of, 8:49, 11:383

Bolland, Jean de

  • Acta Sanctorum, 7:220, 8:558–8:563, 8:656–8:657, 8:682, 9:431–9:432, 11:527

Bollandists

  • and Acta Sanctorum (J. de Bolland and others), 8:558–8:563, 8:656–8:657

Bolling, Edward

  • debt to TJ, 3:488, 4:11
  • identified, 6:42n
  • letters from, 6:42
  • recommends T. Roberts to TJ, 6:42

Bolling, John (d. 1757)

  • and Westham land, 8:171n, 8:171n

Bolling, John (17371800) (TJ’s brother-in-law)

  • and Shadwell cemetery, 11:566

Bolling, John (TJ’s nephew)

  • family of, 5:568n

Bolling, Mary Jefferson (TJ’s sister), 8:612n

Bolling, William

  • and Central College subscription, 11:332
  • and education of the deaf and mute, 9:656n

Bollman, Justus Erich, 2:14, 3:324, 3:325n, 6:599, 7:128

Bologna, University of, 2:565

Bolton, Capt., 5:665

bolts, 2:545, 2:546, 2:547, 11:548, 11:588

Bonamy, Alexis Cesar, 5:86n, 5:86n

Bonaparte, Caroline, 1:250n

Bonaparte, Elisa, grand duchess of Tuscany

  • as art patron, 9:127, 9:128n

Bonaparte, Elizabeth Patterson

  • conveys letter, 11:618, 11:619n
  • identified, 8:378–8:379n
  • letter from, 8:378–8:379
  • letter to, 8:434–8:435
  • marriage of, 2:288n
  • seeks letter of introduction from TJ, 8:378
  • TJ’s letter of introduction for, 8:437
  • visits Europe, 8:378–8:379, 8:432, 8:434–8:435, 8:437, 9:392, 9:393n

Bonaparte, Jerome, king of Westphalia, 2:287, 2:288n

Bonaparte, Joseph

  • as king of Spain, 1:96, 1:108, 2:35n
  • and Napoleon’s abdication, 7:537
  • U.S. residence of, 9:653, 9:694, 9:696n, 10:9, 10:9n

Bonaparte, Josephine, 1:417n

Bonaparte, Julie Clary (Joseph Bonaparte’s wife)

  • proposed visit to U.S. of, 9:694, 9:696n

Bonaparte, Louis, king of Holland

  • abdication of, 2:49n
  • appoints TJ to Royal Institute of Sciences, Literature and Fine Arts, 1:194
  • interest in mineralogy of, 2:49n
  • TJ on, 2:354

Bonaparte, Napoleon. See Napoleon I, emperor of France

Bonci, Giovanni

  • notary public, 9:673, 9:673, 9:676, 9:678n

Bond, Achsah, 5:525, 5:526n

Bond, Edward Fell

  • identified, 5:526n
  • letters from, 5:524–5:526
  • seeks appointment, 5:524–5:526

Bond, Nathaniel S. (ship captain), 10:170, 10:172n, 11:531

Bond, Shadrach, 5:525, 5:526n

Bond Street (London), 4:109n

“A Bond Street Lounger”

  • criticizes U.S., 4:109
  • letters from, 4:109

Bondurant, George W.

  • and Central College subscription, 11:331

Bondurant, William

  • and Central College subscription, 11:331

Boniface I, pope

  • T. Dwight compared to, 9:255

Bonne, Rigobert

  • Atlas Portatif à l’usage des Colleges, 7:116, 7:116–7:117n

Bonnel, Mrs., 1:667

Bonneville, Margaret B.

  • identified, 6:8n
  • letters from, 6:8
  • letters to, 6:47
  • and TJ’s letters to T. Paine, 6:8, 6:8, 6:47

Bonnycastle, John

  • An Introduction to Algebra, 10:357, 10:386

Bonpland, Aimé Goujaud

  • Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of the New Continent, during the years 1799–1804. by Alexander de Humboldt, and Aimé Bonpland (trans. H. M. Williams), 10:243, 10:244n
  • Voyage de Humboldt et Bonpland, 1:24–1:25n, 1:455, 1:455n
  • and D. B. Warden, 3:557–3:558n

Bonsal, Conrad & Company (Norfolk firm), 4:56n

Le Bon-Sens, ou Idées Naturelles Opposées aux Idées Surnaturelles (Holbach), 9:650, 9:652n

“The Book!” or, The Proceedings and Correspondence upon the subject of the Inquiry into the Conduct of Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales (S. Perceval; included in Book of Kings compiled by TJ). See also Book of Kings, 6:374, 6:374n, 6:413, 7:34, 7:36n, 7:270, 7:410, 7:410n, 7:500, 8:33, 8:240

bookcases

  • at Monticello, 8:xlv–8:xlvi, 8:55, 8:272 (illus.), 8:289, 8:393, 8:485, 8:486
  • at Poplar Forest, 8:256
  • used in transportation of TJ’s library, 8:xlv–8:xlvi, 8:290

Booker, George

  • attorney, 9:683–9:684

The Book of Common Prayer, 8:388, 8:672, 10:375, 10:376n

Book of Kings (compiled by TJ)

  • “The Book!” or, The Proceedings and Correspondence upon the subject of the Inquiry into the Conduct of Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales (S. Perceval), 8:33
  • bound for TJ, 8:33, 8:240, 8:671, 8:672–8:673n
  • A Circumstantial Report of the Evidence and Proceedings upon the Charges preferred against His Royal Highness the Duke of York (G. L. Wardle), 8:33, 8:240, 8:242n
  • favored by TJ, 8:240
  • Mémoires de Frédérique Sophie Wilhelmine de Prusse, Margrave de Bareith (Frédérique Sophie Wilhelmine, margravine de Bayreuth), 8:33
  • Vie de Jeanne de St. Remy de Valois, ci-devant Comtesse de La Motte (J. La Motte), 8:33, 8:34n

books. See also Jefferson, Thomas: Books & Library

  • and African colonization, 11:11
  • on aging, 3:137, 3:137n
  • on agriculture, 1:581–1:582, 3:321, 3:322n, 4:110n, 6:17, 6:122, 6:219, 6:280, 6:280, 6:380, 6:613, 6:613, 7:626, 8:56, 8:57n, 8:388, 8:388, 8:442, 8:672, 10:234, 10:237n, 10:501, 10:501–10:502n, 10:532, 11:129, 11:162, 11:164–11:165, 11:165n, 11:245–11:246, 11:398
  • on American Revolution, 3:41, 3:41n, 3:98, 6:55, 6:122, 6:231, 6:258, 6:373, 8:178, 8:179n, 8:266, 10:276–10:277, 10:646–10:647, 11:313, 11:364
  • on anatomy, 8:429, 8:429n
  • on architecture, 9:500, 10:235, 10:237n, 11:335, 11:352, 11:396, 11:456
  • on art, 6:571, 6:571n, 8:4, 8:43, 8:195, 8:196n
  • on astronomy, 6:75, 6:84, 6:84n, 7:626, 8:388, 8:670, 8:685, 8:686, 10:233, 10:235, 10:237n, 10:508–10:509, 10:550, 10:580, 10:587, 10:642, 11:13, 11:31
  • atlases, 11:582, 11:582–11:583n
  • auctions of, 9:186, 9:186n, 10:512, 10:513n
  • autobiographical, 6:113n, 10:234, 10:524, 10:524n, 10:553, 10:553n
  • on balloons, 8:388
  • on banks and currency, 8:6, 9:61, 9:90
  • and batture case, 3:545–3:546, 3:546–3:547
  • on beer, 8:410, 8:411, 8:412n, 8:439, 9:29, 9:30n
  • on bees, 8:388
  • on belles lettres, 7:629
  • binding of, 10:236n, 11:233, 11:233n, 11:247
  • binding of for TJ, 1:35–1:38, 1:225, 1:286, 2:321, 2:349, 2:482n, 4:289, 8:33, 8:566, 8:628, 8:629–8:632, 8:671, 8:672, 8:672–8:673n, 8:674, 8:678, 9:60, 10:452, 10:452, 10:569, 10:572, 10:637, 11:26, 11:205, 11:352, 11:362, 11:386, 11:394–11:395, 11:523, 11:523, 11:539
  • biographical, 1:288–1:289, 1:580, 2:145–2:146, 2:147n, 2:176, 6:489, 6:509, 7:50, 7:295–7:296, 7:302–7:303, 7:330, 8:478–8:479, 8:486–8:487, 8:529, 10:xlv, 10:75, 10:75n, 10:234, 10:237n, 10:245–10:246, 10:276, 10:357, 10:365–10:366, 10:384, 10:406, 10:408, 10:419–10:420, 10:421–10:423, 10:423n, 10:431, 10:434, 10:437–10:438, 10:487–10:488, 10:492–10:494, 10:497, 10:520, 10:523–10:524, 10:524, 10:535–10:536, 10:536n, 10:541, 10:542, 10:542, 10:612, 10:613, 10:613–10:614n, 10:657, 11:148
  • biographical on TJ, 7:330, 10:38, 10:39n, 10:493, 10:497, 10:536, 10:541, 10:542, 10:542
  • on birds, 8:6, 8:22, 8:22–8:23n, 8:671, 8:672n
  • Book of Kings (compiled by TJ), 8:33, 8:34n, 8:240, 8:671, 8:672–8:673n
  • on botany, 3:167, 3:181, 3:596, 5:640, 5:642n, 5:682, 7:245n, 7:626, 8:194, 8:248, 8:248n, 8:284, 8:285n, 8:319, 8:363, 8:363n, 8:422, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429, 8:430n, 8:430n, 8:601, 8:601–8:602n, 8:616, 10:234, 10:287, 10:288n, 10:357
  • on brewing, 4:562, 6:507, 6:510, 6:511n, 6:533, 6:597, 6:647, 7:259, 7:285, 7:292, 8:410, 8:411, 8:412n, 9:29, 9:30n, 9:50n
  • on canals, 8:388
  • carried by B. Hemmings, 1:321
  • on chemistry, 5:175–5:176, 5:223, 6:408, 6:408, 6:411n, 7:626, 8:429, 8:430n, 10:234
  • for children, 2:101, 2:193, 2:306–2:307, 2:308n, 2:309n, 3:122, 8:22, 8:633–8:634, 9:97, 9:97n, 9:129, 10:336, 10:338
  • classical, 7:259, 9:195–9:196, 9:455–9:456, 9:697, 9:697–9:698, 10:212–10:213, 10:233, 10:233–10:234, 10:235, 10:236n, 10:236–10:237n, 10:257, 10:257n, 10:328, 10:328, 10:349, 10:349, 10:349n, 10:365, 10:384, 10:384n, 10:417, 10:443, 10:485n, 10:531–10:532, 11:414
  • of correspondence, 6:532, 6:532n, 8:236, 8:237n, 8:382, 8:383n, 8:435, 8:671, 8:672n, 10:589
  • on criticism (literary), 7:629
  • dedicated to TJ, 2:172, 9:355, 9:448, 10:xlvi, 10:240 (illus.)
  • dictionaries, 6:220, 6:387, 6:441, 6:471, 6:533, 7:286, 7:286n, 7:458, 7:633, 7:646, 8:210, 8:236, 8:237n, 8:435, 8:469, 8:472, 8:481–8:482, 8:482n, 8:514, 8:581, 8:628, 8:660, 8:672, 8:672, 9:60, 9:274, 9:274, 9:276, 9:277n, 9:394, 9:464, 9:464, 9:538, 9:538, 9:639, 9:639, 10:62, 10:72, 10:81, 10:172, 10:234, 10:235, 10:235, 10:237n, 10:358, 10:358, 10:358, 10:358, 10:391, 10:465, 10:491–10:492n, 10:619, 10:642, 11:13, 11:31, 11:67, 11:233, 11:233n, 11:247, 11:248n, 11:335, 11:352, 11:396, 11:397, 11:547, 11:592
  • on distilling, 8:388
  • on dyeing, 10:471
  • on economics, 6:596, 7:5–7:6, 7:598, 7:628, 8:361
  • on education, 8:382, 8:383n, 8:550–8:551, 8:551n, 10:45–10:46, 10:328, 10:370–10:372, 10:390–10:391, 10:481, 10:482n, 10:550, 10:604
  • on Egypt, 11:650
  • on electricity, 8:685
  • encyclopedias, 6:408, 7:683, 7:683, 8:244, 8:580–8:581, 8:581n, 8:581, 8:630, 10:192–10:193, 10:193n
  • on ethics, 7:627, 8:630, 8:630, 10:460, 10:550, 10:573, 10:580, 10:642–10:643, 10:657–10:658
  • on fish, 5:601–5:602, 5:603–5:604n, 5:604–5:605
  • forwarded by W. F. Gray, 2:482, 2:483n, 8:674
  • on French Revolution, 8:291–8:292, 8:388, 8:672, 8:673n
  • on gardening, 6:118, 6:167, 6:214, 6:214, 8:388, 8:672, 9:60, 11:352
  • on geography, 4:311–4:312, 4:325–4:326, 4:326n, 6:352, 6:374, 6:413, 7:389, 7:626, 8:301, 8:301, 9:299, 10:626
  • on geology, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429–8:430n
  • given to TJ, 2:95–2:96, 2:161
  • on government, 7:628, 10:40, 10:44–10:45, 10:459–10:460, 10:550, 10:556–10:557, 10:557n, 10:564–10:565, 10:625
  • on grammar, 6:40–6:41, 6:41–6:42n, 6:402, 7:320, 7:320n, 7:458, 7:458n, 10:235, 10:358, 10:358
  • on history, 1:580–1:581, 3:122–3:123, 3:635–3:636, 6:32, 6:45–6:46, 6:55, 6:58, 6:58–6:59, 6:93, 6:94, 6:146, 6:157, 6:165, 6:167, 6:206–6:207, 6:231, 6:231n, 6:289, 6:342–6:343n, 6:352, 6:373, 7:139, 7:155, 7:190, 7:286, 7:389, 7:629, 8:xlvi, 8:22, 8:23n, 8:40, 8:121–8:122, 8:122n, 8:140–8:141, 8:143, 8:150–8:151, 8:151n, 8:152, 8:174–8:175, 8:176n, 8:200, 8:203, 8:235–8:236, 8:236, 8:237n, 8:237n, 8:266, 8:282–8:283, 8:291–8:292, 8:301, 8:309, 8:326, 8:334–8:337, 8:338n, 8:350, 8:388, 8:388, 8:581, 8:581, 8:582n, 8:628, 8:629n, 8:629, 8:632n, 8:671, 8:672n, 9:137, 9:138n, 10:xlvi, 10:107–10:108, 10:214–10:215, 10:215n, 10:234, 10:234, 10:235, 10:235, 10:237n, 10:237n, 10:342, 10:357, 10:357–10:358, 10:358, 10:365, 10:457–10:458, 10:486, 10:486, 10:486, 10:486, 10:489, 10:508, 10:509, 10:552–10:553, 10:553n, 10:588–10:589, 10:617, 10:626, 10:637, 10:646, 11:274, 11:274n, 11:447, 11:612, 11:650
  • on horses, 5:447, 5:448n, 5:455, 8:388, 8:672
  • on hydraulics, 6:381–6:382, 6:468, 6:469n, 7:302, 7:386
  • of hymns, 10:651n
  • on insanity, 3:277, 3:279n, 6:60–6:61
  • on latitude and longitude, 8:660, 8:674n, 9:60, 9:60, 9:274, 10:62, 10:158
  • lent by TJ, 2:28, 2:51
  • on Lewis and Clark Expedition, 6:122, 6:417, 6:418–6:424, 10:60, 10:377, 10:444, 10:445
  • on Massachusetts, 6:44, 6:82
  • on mathematics, 1:37, 1:576, 5:14, 5:416–5:417, 5:442, 5:443n, 5:447, 5:448n, 5:455, 5:493, 5:501, 5:523, 6:157, 6:381, 6:381, 7:250–7:253, 7:286, 7:458, 7:458, 7:458n, 7:458n, 7:626, 7:683, 8:56, 8:301, 8:309–8:310, 8:469, 8:481–8:482, 8:482n, 8:640, 8:660, 8:670, 8:670, 8:674n, 8:685, 8:685, 8:686, 9:60, 9:60, 9:69–9:70, 9:82n, 9:107, 9:229n, 10:235, 10:336, 10:338, 10:357, 10:386, 10:645, 11:409, 11:537
  • on medicine, 8:388, 8:472, 8:472n, 8:672, 8:673n, 10:163–10:164, 10:234, 10:237n, 11:4, 11:4n
  • on merino sheep, 3:321, 3:322n
  • on metaphysics, 5:223, 5:276
  • military, 8:388, 8:672, 10:235
  • on milling, 6:456, 6:456, 11:352
  • on mineralogy, 3:263–3:264, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429–8:430n
  • on moral philosophy, 8:4, 8:118, 8:242, 8:472, 8:630, 8:630, 8:672, 8:673n, 10:234–10:235, 10:580, 10:603–10:604, 10:642–10:643, 11:283
  • on morals, 6:510–6:511, 6:511n, 6:533, 6:597, 6:647, 7:286, 7:458, 7:458n
  • on music, 8:4
  • on natural history, 6:133, 6:134n, 6:213, 6:368–6:369, 7:389, 8:5, 8:6, 8:22, 8:22–8:23n, 8:388, 8:422, 8:422–8:423n, 8:581, 8:672, 9:307, 9:307n, 9:308n, 10:234, 11:192
  • on natural law, 7:627, 8:285, 8:328, 10:46, 10:557–10:558, 10:594
  • on natural philosophy, 1:581, 7:626, 10:486, 11:30, 11:30n, 11:31
  • on neutral rights, 8:387, 8:387–8:388n
  • on New York, 6:352, 6:352, 6:352–6:353n, 6:400, 6:400n, 6:449, 6:450, 6:450, 6:450n, 6:450n, 7:169, 7:169n, 7:248, 7:264
  • novels, 3:122, 3:633, 3:633n, 6:70n, 6:464n, 8:4, 8:238, 8:242n, 8:243n, 8:294, 10:545, 10:545n, 10:573, 10:656, 11:254, 11:254n, 11:266, 11:627, 11:628n, 11:630, 11:630n
  • on oratory, 7:629–7:630, 8:630
  • on orthography, 6:355n
  • packing and shipping of, 8:579–8:580, 8:603, 8:628, 8:629, 10:243, 10:243–10:244n
  • on physics, 7:282, 7:292, 8:429, 8:429
  • on plants, 3:167, 3:181, 7:458, 7:458n
  • on plague, 10:136, 10:147n
  • of poetry, 6:464n, 10:234, 10:235, 10:237n, 10:656
  • on politics, 5:223–5:224, 6:374, 6:374, 6:413, 6:504, 6:505n, 6:613, 6:613, 7:628, 7:682, 8:xlvi, 8:4, 8:5–8:6, 8:22, 8:175, 8:175, 8:198, 8:198n, 8:229, 8:231, 8:236, 8:240, 8:242, 8:242n, 8:248, 8:291, 8:294, 8:301, 8:317, 8:326, 8:328, 8:328–8:329n, 8:391–8:392, 9:40–9:41, 9:41n, 9:58–9:59, 9:74, 10:153, 10:153n, 10:363, 10:363n, 10:371, 10:417–10:418, 10:418, 10:419n, 10:481n, 10:486, 10:518, 10:519n, 10:587, 10:657–10:658, 10:658
  • price of, 9:108, 9:108–9:109, 11:234
  • published by J. Milligan, 2:101, 2:193, 3:623n, 10:120, 10:120n
  • published by W. W. Woodward, 2:321, 2:321–2:322n
  • publishing of, 3:238–3:239, 10:328, 10:328
  • purchased from J. Milligan, 1:35, 2:193, 8:118, 8:660–8:661, 9:130, 10:260
  • returned to W. Prichard, 3:241, 3:243, 3:296, 3:334
  • on rhetoric, 7:629
  • satires, 7:60, 7:62n
  • school textbooks, 1:455–1:456, 8:294, 8:482, 8:482n, 8:640, 8:670, 10:294, 10:336, 10:338
  • on scientific nomenclature, 6:408, 6:408, 6:409, 6:411n, 6:411n
  • on self-improvement, 8:388
  • on sensation in vegetables, 5:276, 5:277n
  • sent by Bradford & Inskeep, 7:289
  • sent by I. A. Coles, 2:106
  • sent by N. G. Dufief, 3:137, 3:393, 5:36, 5:442, 5:443n, 5:523, 5:594–5:595n, 6:119, 6:157, 6:368, 6:471, 6:510, 6:647, 7:286, 7:292, 7:633, 7:646, 8:468, 8:674, 8:685, 8:686, 10:172, 10:590, 10:642, 10:658, 11:13, 11:30, 11:31, 11:31–11:32, 11:161, 11:247
  • sent by J. R. Fenwick, 3:41, 3:41n, 3:98
  • sent by Fernagus De Gelone, 11:193
  • sent by H. Gazzera, 2:37
  • sent by L. Harris, 2:467, 2:468n, 2:468n
  • sent by J. Laval, 11:283
  • sent by J. Milligan, 1:332–1:333, 1:384, 2:193, 2:264, 2:482, 2:483n, 3:122–3:123, 3:623, 6:643, 8:22, 8:33, 8:48, 8:54, 8:106, 8:471, 8:472, 8:628, 8:629n, 8:660, 8:661, 8:678, 9:131
  • sent by D. B. Warden, 1:613n, 1:629–1:630, 1:630n, 10:243, 10:243–10:244n, 11:417, 11:454, 11:501, 11:618
  • on slavery, 8:442, 8:450, 8:451n
  • sold by A. Koenig, 8:361, 8:362, 8:362n, 8:579
  • of speeches, 7:331–7:332, 7:332n, 7:373–7:374, 7:374n, 8:585–8:586, 8:614, 8:614, 8:615n, 8:630, 8:648–8:649, 8:649–8:650n, 10:164, 10:358, 10:528, 10:601–10:602, 10:602n, 10:646–10:647, 11:5
  • on spelling, 7:320, 7:320n, 10:336
  • of State Department, U.S., 3:638
  • of state papers and public documents, 8:156, 8:157n, 8:235, 8:252, 8:330, 8:379, 8:418–8:419, 8:424–8:425, 8:439–8:440, 8:474, 8:475n, 8:628, 8:631–8:632, 8:661, 9:237, 9:289, 9:318, 9:531, 9:544
  • TJ recommends on agriculture, 1:581–1:582, 2:81–2:83
  • TJ recommends on history, 1:580–1:581, 3:5–3:6, 3:7n
  • TJ recommends to S. R. Demaree, 1:576–1:577, 5:478, 5:479n, 5:557
  • TJ recommends to G. W. Jeffreys, 11:164–11:165, 11:165n
  • TJ recommends to Bishop J. Madison, 5:577
  • TJ recommends to J. Minor, 7:625–7:631
  • TJ recommends to B. Moore, 7:625–7:631
  • TJ recommends to F. A. Van der Kemp, 11:307, 11:422
  • TJ recommends to J. Wyche, 1:205–1:206, 1:508, 1:579, 1:580–1:582
  • for U.S. Coast Survey, 9:225, 9:226n
  • on War of 1812, 8:94–8:95, 8:228, 8:228, 8:338–8:339, 8:340n, 8:340–8:341, 8:344, 8:344, 8:371–8:372, 8:381, 8:450–8:451, 8:471, 8:471n, 8:576–8:577, 8:577n, 8:672, 9:103, 9:103n, 9:128–9:129, 9:129n, 9:710, 9:710n, 11:159, 11:364, 11:382
  • Westover library, 8:331, 8:332n
  • on wine, 8:411
  • on wool, 3:263, 3:264n
  • on yellow fever, 10:127–10:128, 10:128, 10:129, 10:130, 10:130, 10:130–10:131, 10:131, 10:131, 10:131–10:133, 10:133, 10:133–10:134, 10:135, 10:136, 10:136–10:137, 10:145–10:146n, 10:146–10:147n, 10:147n
  • on zoology, 7:626, 8:481–8:482, 8:482n

Books, Rare, Curious, Elegant and Valuable … for sale at auction, in Boston, 20 December, 1815, 9:186, 9:186n, 9:276, 9:277n

Boothroyd, Benjamin

  • The History of the Ancient Borough of Pontefract, 7:389

boots, 6:346, 9:147, 9:147, 9:147

Boqueta de Wosieri, John L.

  • A Plan of New Orleans & its Environs, 3:499, 3:500n

Borda, Jean Charles de

  • Description Et Usage Du Cercle De Réflexion, 11:179, 11:193
  • and surveying instruments, 3:480, 4:369, 4:370n, 9:76, 9:77n, 9:222, 9:680, 9:689, 9:691, 9:691–9:692, 10:571–10:572, 10:572n
  • and trigonometrical tables, 4:148
  • and weights and measures, 4:224, 4:227

Borda’s circle (surveying instrument), 3:480, 4:369, 4:370n, 9:70, 9:76, 9:77n, 9:222, 9:680, 9:689, 9:691, 9:691–9:692, 10:571–10:572, 10:572n, 11:40, 11:179, 11:193

Bordeaux

  • U.S. consul at, 4:189, 4:529–4:530, 4:530n, 8:37, 8:571, 10:215, 10:489, 10:632

Bordeaux, Decree of, 3:71, 3:73n, 3:132

Bordeaux (wine), 9:288

Bordes, Jean Marie de

  • Economie de la Vie Humaine, 3:50n
  • identified, 3:50n
  • letters from, 3:49–3:50
  • sends TJ pamphlet, 3:49

Bordley, John Beale

  • Essays and Notes on Husbandry and Rural Affairs, 1:581, 11:165
  • Sketches on Rotations of Crops, and other Rural Matters, 2:82

Borgia family, 9:346, 9:347n, 9:431

Bosanquet, John Bernard, 2:455

Boscovich, Ruggiero Giuseppe

  • on law of forces, 7:557, 7:560n

Bosio, Secondo, 5:555, 5:556n

bos moschatus (Ovibos moschatus). See musk ox, Canadian

Bossut, Charles

  • Essai sur l’Histoire Génerale des Mathématiques, 6:381, 7:626

Boston (TJ’s slave; b. 1811)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 4:386n, 5:461, 6:309, 8:62, 8:255

Boston, Mass.

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 4:196, 4:197n, 4:228, 4:229n
  • Brattle Street Church, 8:49, 8:50n
  • British evacuation of during Revolutionary War, 7:101, 7:103n, 9:54
  • commerce at, 4:26
  • decline of, 9:5
  • duck cloth manufactured in, 2:98–2:100
  • glass from, 8:143, 8:235, 11:112, 11:137, 11:307
  • and gypsum, 9:226–9:227
  • impact of British blockade on, 6:48
  • W. Lambert criticized in, 3:285
  • merino sheep sold in, 2:456
  • newspapers, 1:50n, 1:533n, 1:569n, 1:671, 1:673n, 5:6, 5:7n, 5:110n, 8:57, 8:57n
  • pharmacopoeia of, 1:35
  • representation of, in state legislature, 2:367
  • Republican party in, 11:569, 11:569–11:570n
  • support for Great Britain in, 8:134

Boston Daily Advertiser (newspaper), 8:57, 8:57n

Boston Female Asylum, 5:165n

Boston Patriot (newspaper)

  • prints TJ’s correspondence, 1:533n, 1:569n

Boswell, James

  • anecdote of, 11:492
  • The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D., 11:495n

The Botanist (Waterhouse), 5:640, 5:642n, 5:682

botany

  • and Belfast Literary Society, 4:159, 4:175
  • books on, 1:436–1:437n, 2:81, 2:82, 2:83, 2:680, 2:681n, 3:167, 3:181, 3:320–3:321, 3:322n, 3:561–3:562, 3:596, 5:640, 5:642n, 5:682, 7:244–7:245, 7:245n, 7:626, 8:194, 8:248, 8:248n, 8:284, 8:285n, 8:319, 8:363, 8:363n, 8:422, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429, 8:430n, 8:430n, 8:601, 8:601–8:602n, 8:616, 10:234, 10:287, 10:288n, 10:357
  • J. Bradbury’s expedition, 1:435–1:437, 2:533, 2:534n, 4:8, 4:146–4:147, 4:535–4:536, 4:563, 9:337–9:338, 9:522
  • and Lewis and Clark Expedition, 2:90–2:91, 2:140, 4:523–4:524
  • Liverpool Botanic Garden, 1:163, 1:164n, 1:164n, 1:435, 4:146
  • and proposed Washington botanical garden, 4:426–4:427, 4:535, 4:563–4:564n
  • T. J. Randolph’s enthusiasm for, 1:191
  • and T. M. Randolph, 1:436–1:437
  • scholars of, 1:24–1:25n, 2:91n, 2:125n, 2:681n, 4:189, 8:480, 10:287, 10:288n
  • study of, 7:638, 7:639, 7:640, 7:641, 7:667, 7:687, 8:13, 9:26, 9:27, 9:37, 9:37–9:38, 9:38, 9:39, 9:84, 10:164
  • TJ on, 3:181, 8:13, 8:616

Botany Boards. See Elements of Botany (B. S. Barton)

Botetourt, Norborne Berkeley, baron de

  • colonial governor of Va., 4:600, 8:644, 8:645n, 11:252

Botidoux, Marie Jacinthe de

  • correspondence with M. J. Randolph, 1:377, 1:659n

Botta, Carlo Giuseppe Guglielmo

  • Il Camillo, o Vejo Conquistata, 9:207, 9:343, 9:343n, 9:493, 9:493n
  • identified, 2:529–2:530n
  • introduces E. G. Valli to TJ, 9:207, 9:707
  • letters from, 9:207–9:208, 9:343
  • letters from accounted for, 2:200n
  • letters to, 2:529–2:530
  • sent geophysical work, 2:536
  • Storia della Guerra dell’ Independenza degli Stati Uniti d’America, 2:161–2:162, 2:529, 2:536, 3:41, 3:41n, 3:98, 7:616, 7:617n, 8:626, 8:626n, 8:657, 9:207, 9:343, 10:234, 10:235, 10:276–10:277, 10:646, 11:313, 11:364, 11:452
  • D. B. Warden’s opinion of, 2:162
  • works of, 11:205

bottles, 8:11, 8:12, 9:371, 9:371–9:372, 9:418, 9:512

Boucher, Pierre B.

  • Institution au droit maritime, 3:72, 3:73n, 3:546
  • Institutions Commerciales, 3:629–3:630, 3:638

Boudet, Jean, comte, 1:371

Boudinot, Elias

  • A Star in the West; or, A Humble Attempt to Discover the long lost Ten Tribes of Israel, preparatory to their return to their beloved city, Jerusalem, 11:49, 11:49n, 11:230

Bougainville (Solomon Islands), 5:202–5:203

Bougainville, Jean Pierre

  • as translator of Cleanthes, 6:521, 6:540–6:541, 6:541
  • as translator of Theognis, 6:280n

bougies, 4:416

Bouginé, Carl Joseph

  • Handbuch der allgemeinen Litterargeschichte nach Heumanns Grundriß, 8:559, 8:562n

Bouguer, Pierre

  • and barometric calculation of altitude, 9:314, 9:314, 9:317n
  • La Figure de la Terre, 9:314, 9:317n

Bouhier, Jean

  • translates Cicero, 9:354, 9:420

Boulton, Matthew

  • manifold writer of, 11:481
  • steam mill of, 9:302–9:303, 9:304n

Bouquet, Henri, 1:290

Bourbon, Marie Caroline Ferdinande Louise de, duchesse de Berry, 10:119, 10:119n

Bourdaloue, Louis

  • sermon of referenced, 6:21, 6:23n
  • Sermons, 7:627

Bourgeois, Maurice, 3:475n

Bourguignon, Louis. See Cartouche (Louis Bourguignon)

Bourjon, François

  • Le droit commun de la France, 3:174n

Bourne, Sylvanus

  • death of, 11:660
  • identified, 2:352n
  • letters from, 3:76–3:77, 4:274–4:275
  • letters to, 2:352
  • letters to mentioned, 2:544
  • and London consulship, 4:274–4:275
  • mentioned, 6:469
  • and Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2:352, 3:76

Bousquet, Augustine, 8:640

Boutté, Hilaire, 2:445n, 5:86n

Bouvard, Alexis

  • and standard measures, 9:223

Bowditch, Nathaniel

  • The Comet: Elements of the Orbit of the Comet, now visible, 4:195–4:196, 4:196–4:197n, 4:237
  • identified, 8:456n
  • letter to, 8:455–8:456
  • “On the Eclipse of the Sun of Sept. 17, 1811”, 8:455, 8:456n
  • “On the Motion of a Pendulum”, 8:455, 8:456n
  • praised, 7:217
  • and solar eclipse, 4:195–4:196, 4:237, 4:238, 4:239

Bowdoin, James (1726–1790)

  • governor of Mass., 7:65, 7:67n

Bowdoin, James (17521811)

  • eulogy for, 5:597, 5:597n
  • identified, 3:96n
  • mentioned, 7:65
  • nephews of adopt surname, 7:66, 7:67–7:68n
  • TJ on, 5:165, 5:165n
  • translates Advice to Shepherds, 3:96n, 3:343, 3:343n, 5:165, 5:165n, 11:164
  • U.S. minister to Spain, 1:524, 3:96, 5:165n, 5:597n

Bowdoin, James Temple

  • adopts uncle’s surname, 7:67n

Bowdoin (Winthrop), James

  • adopts uncle’s surname, 7:67–7:68n

Bowdoin, Sarah. See Dearborn, Sarah Bowdoin (James Bowdoin’s widow; Henry Dearborn’s third wife)

Bowdoin College, 7:65

Bowdoin family

  • and Albigensian heresy, 7:64–7:67

Bowen, William Daniel

  • Canadian militia officer, 8:225

Bowie, Washington

  • and merino sheep, 2:3–2:4, 2:31, 2:32n

Bowie & Kurtz (Georgetown firm), 2:219, 3:525n, 3:558, 4:18n, 4:418, 7:431n, 7:432, 7:437, 7:439–7:440, 7:442, 7:443n, 8:497, 8:497, 8:499n, 8:500, 8:573

Bowles, John, 5:419, 5:426

bow-wood. See Osage orange (bow-wood)

Boxer, HMS (brig), 6:509, 6:510n, 6:526

Boyd (Boid), Mr.

  • militia service of, 7:161

Boyd, John Parker

  • Documents and Facts, relative to Military Events, During the Late War, 10:17, 10:17n
  • identified, 10:17–10:18n
  • letter from, 10:17–10:18
  • mentioned, 6:525
  • and War of 1812, 8:216, 10:186

Boyd, Samuel (of New York City), 10:263

Boyer, Abel

  • Grammaire angloise-françoise, 5:557

Boyer, Isaac

  • identified, 11:598–11:599n
  • letter from, 11:597–11:599
  • letter to, 11:647
  • and politics in Pa., 11:597, 11:599n, 11:647

Boyer, Jean Baptiste de, marquis d’Argens

  • and correspondence with Frederick II (“the Great”), 9:709n
  • translates Defense du Paganisme par L’Empereur Julien, en Grec et en François, 8:553, 8:553n, 10:14
  • and Frederick II (“the Great”), 10:14
  • mentioned, 8:558
  • translates Ocellus Lucanus en Grec et en François, 7:75, 7:78n, 7:148, 8:553, 8:553n, 10:14
  • translates Timée de Locres en Grec et en François (Timaeus of Locri), 8:553, 8:553n, 10:14

Boyle, Caleb, 6:291n

Boyle, John J., 1:14–1:15, 1:25

Boyle, T. (of New York City)

  • publisher, 8:450n

Boylston, Nicholas

  • bequest to Harvard University, 4:473

Bracken, Miss (John Bracken’s daughter)

  • health of, 4:81

Bracken, Henry

  • The Traveller’s Pocket-Farrier, 8:388, 8:672

Bracken, John

  • and C. Bellini estate, 3:375–3:376, 3:381n, 4:34, 4:68–4:69, 4:69n, 4:80, 4:185, 4:214, 7:694, 9:113, 9:122–9:123, 9:123, 9:136, 9:290–9:291, 9:292n, 9:490, 9:491–9:492, 9:530, 10:249, 10:249n, 11:580
  • and College of William and Mary, 5:469, 5:469n, 5:579n, 6:606
  • identified, 4:69n
  • letters from, 4:80–4:81, 4:214
  • letters to, 4:68–4:69, 4:185, 9:122–9:123

Brackenridge, Henry Marie

  • identified, 6:329n
  • on Indian antiquities, 6:322–6:329, 6:516, 6:518
  • letters from, 6:322–6:330, 7:383–7:385
  • letters to, 6:518, 7:242–7:243
  • proposes to visit Monticello, 7:384–7:385
  • TJ forwards letter of to American Philosophical Society, 6:516, 6:518
  • Views of Louisiana, 4:7–4:8, 4:8n, 7:242, 7:383–7:384, 7:385n

Bracton, Henry de

  • in law curriculum, 7:688
  • Legibus et Consuetudinibus Angliæ, 1:383, 3:546, 7:125–7:127, 7:257, 7:627
  • TJ advocates translation of work of, 7:125, 7:127

Bradbury, John

  • botanical expedition of, 1:163, 1:435–1:437, 2:533, 2:534n, 4:8, 4:146–4:147, 4:535–4:536, 4:563, 5:252, 5:253n, 9:337–9:338
  • identified, 4:536n
  • letter of introduction from W. Roscoe, 1:163
  • letters from, 4:535–4:536, 9:337–9:339
  • letters to, 4:563–4:564, 9:521
  • proposes garden at Saint Louis, 1:436–1:437n
  • seeks appointment, 9:338, 9:521, 9:521–9:522
  • TJ on, 2:533
  • visits Monticello, 1:164n, 1:435–1:436
  • and Washington botanical garden, 4:535, 4:563, 4:564n
  • work of published, 9:338, 9:339n, 9:521

Bradbury, John Leigh, 1:164n

Braddock, Edward

  • 1755 defeat of, 10:269

Bradford, Hiram

  • militia service of, 7:161

Bradford, Samuel Fisher

  • and Bradford & Inskeep, 2:680, 2:681n, 3:321, 3:322n, 6:427n, 7:289–7:290n
  • identified, 7:289–7:290n

Bradford & Anderson (New Orleans firm)

  • letters from accounted for, 2:683

Bradford & Inskeep (Philadelphia firm)

  • account with TJ, 7:290
  • and R. de Bécourt’s book, 5:467n
  • and history of Lewis and Clark Expedition, 6:417, 7:289, 7:289n, 7:290, 7:517–7:518, 7:555, 7:555n, 7:556, 10:444–10:445, 11:43–11:44n
  • identified, 7:289–7:290n
  • letters from, 7:289–7:290
  • letters to, 7:556
  • and J. Pinkerton’s atlas, 3:296n
  • and Port Folio, 7:318, 10:19
  • TJ pays, 7:554, 7:556, 7:646, 8:469

Bradley, Abraham

  • as assistant postmaster general, 9:508
  • identified, 1:480n
  • letters from, 1:480, 1:514
  • letters to, 1:505–1:506
  • and Milton post office, 1:480, 1:505–1:506, 1:514

Bradley, Absalom

  • and Bedford Co. land, 5:475, 5:476n

Bradley, James

  • and Barboursville plantation, 11:227
  • visits Monticello, 11:227

Bradley, John W.

  • and Bedford Co. land, 5:476, 5:480–5:481n
  • survey, 5:475

Bradley, Judith (Julia) Webb

  • family of, 6:47–6:48, 6:48n
  • poverty of, 6:12–6:13
  • TJ declines to aid, 6:47–6:48

Bradley, Mary (Absalom Bradley’s wife)

  • and Bedford Co. land, 5:475–5:476, 5:480–5:481n
  • survey, 5:475

Bradley, Richard

  • The Experimental Husbandman and Gardener, 2:82
  • A General Treatise of Husbandry and Gardening, 2:82
  • The Gentleman and Farmer’s Guide for the Increase and Improvement of Cattle, 2:82, 2:83n
  • Ten practical discourses concerning Earth and Water, Fire and Air, 2:82

Bradley, Stephen R.

  • as U.S. senator, 10:96, 10:96n

Bradley, Zenas, 6:47, 6:48, 6:48n

Bradwardine, Thomas, 7:667

Brady, Nicholas

  • as translator of Psalms, 6:550, 6:551, 6:552n

Bragg, Joseph, 3:472n

Brahan, John

  • identified, 1:603–604n
  • letters from, 1:602–1:604
  • and M. Lewis’s death, 1:602–1:603

Braidwood, John

  • and education of the deaf and mute, 9:361, 9:397, 9:656n

Bramble (schooner), 7:115n

Bramham, James W.

  • and Henderson lands, 1:440, 1:460

Bramham, Nimrod

  • account with TJ, 5:5, 5:6n
  • and Albemarle Academy, 7:335
  • and Central College subscription, 11:322, 11:328
  • and W. Duane, 3:507, 3:509n, 3:540
  • identified, 5:528n
  • letters to, 5:526–5:528
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254
  • and Rivanna Company, 5:522, 5:526–5:528, 5:556, 5:638–5:639, 6:595, 6:597–6:598, 6:634, 11:64, 11:76, 11:91, 11:99, 11:101–11:102, 11:259–11:260, 11:260n, 11:557–11:558, 11:558n
  • Rivanna River Company commissioner, 3:254n
  • vouches for O. Norris, 3:465
  • welcomes TJ, 1:47n

Bramham & Bibb (Charlottesville firm), 5:528n, 6:54n

Bramham & Jones (Charlottesville firm)

  • debt assigned to, 10:387, 10:388n
  • letter from accounted for, 10:388n
  • receipt from, 9:489n

bran, 3:541

Branagan, Thomas

  • identified, 8:451n
  • letter from, 8:450–8:451
  • opposition to slavery by, 8:450, 8:451n
  • The Penitential Tyrant, 8:450, 8:451n
  • A Preliminary Essay, on the Oppression of the Exiled Sons of Africa, 8:450, 8:451n
  • The Pride of Britannia Humbled, 8:450–8:451

Brand, Mr.

  • letter to, 8:528–8:529
  • TJ buys lime from, 8:528, 8:528n

Brand, Chiles M.

  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344

Brand, Fanny (Frances) Whitlock (Joseph Brand’s wife)

  • identified, 9:262n
  • letter to, 9:262
  • TJ buys cider from, 8:12, 8:12n, 9:262, 9:262n

Brand, Joseph

  • and Henderson lands, 1:459, 5:424n, 5:427, 8:528–8:529
  • letters from accounted for, 6:653
  • TJ pays, 2:116, 5:425
  • TJ purchases lime from, 8:528n
  • TJ’s debt to, 8:528–8:529

Brand, William, 2:118, 2:255

brandy

  • French, 1:268, 1:368, 2:109, 2:221, 2:222, 2:223, 2:339, 4:182, 4:209, 4:210, 4:210, 4:210, 4:211
  • made from porter, 9:3
  • at Monticello, 8:xlvii–8:xlviii, 8:30–8:31
  • offered to TJ, 7:78
  • production of in Va., 4:419, 6:487
  • subsidy for production of, 9:426
  • as wine additive, 2:221, 2:222, 2:223, 2:339, 3:240, 11:296, 11:300, 11:345

Brandywine, Battle of (1777), 8:494

Brantz, Lewis. See also Mayer & Brantz (Philadelphia firm)

  • identified, 1:50n

Brassica napus rapifera. See rutabaga (Swedish turnip)

Brassica sempervirens. See kale: sprout

Brattle Street Church (Boston)

  • J. Adams on, 8:49
  • ministers of, 8:49, 8:50n

Braxton, Carter

  • buys lots in Westham, 8:171n

Brazer, John

  • opposes B. Waterhouse, 6:97, 6:100n
  • on Republican committee, 11:569–11:570n

Brazil

  • and J. Corrêa da Serra, 4:351
  • internal conflict in, 10:328
  • monarchy in, 8:503, 8:508n, 10:374, 11:355, 11:355n
  • relations with Portugal, 11:355, 11:384, 11:384n
  • U.S. consul at, 1:26, 1:155
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:505

bread

  • in American workers’ diet, 9:616, 9:620n, 9:620n
  • for militia, 7:649
  • at Poplar Forest, 9:505
  • rye, 11:271
  • scarcity of, 10:379, 10:539, 10:597, 10:666

Breck, Samuel, 2:200, 2:200n, 2:475

Breckinridge (Breckenridge), James, 2:93

Breckinridge, John

  • proposed biography of, 8:486–8:487, 8:487n, 8:529
  • TJ on, 8:529

Breckinridge, Joseph Cabell

  • identified, 8:487n
  • letters from, 8:486–8:487, 8:554–8:555
  • letters to, 8:529, 8:606
  • and proposed biography of John Breckinridge, 8:486–8:487
  • recommends J. G. Baxter’s textile machines, 8:554–8:555
  • TJ forwards letter through, 8:606

Bremo (J. H. Cocke’s Fluvanna Co. estate), 1:136n, 9:500–9:501, 9:501–9:502n, 11:274n

Bremo (TJ’s horse)

  • and carriage accident, 11:622
  • purchased from J. H. Cocke, 7:300, 7:300n, 7:301, 7:513–7:514, 7:608, 8:41, 8:42n, 8:47, 8:66

Brent, Daniel

  • identified, 8:495–8:496n
  • letters from, 8:495–8:496, 11:458, 11:667–11:668
  • letters to, 11:421–11:422, 11:462
  • letter to accounted for, 11:580n
  • as State Department clerk, 1:15n, 3:260, 8:495–8:496
  • TJ sends letters through, 8:495–8:496, 11:421–11:422, 11:458, 11:462, 11:667

Brent, Richard

  • letters to, 4:164
  • and J. Monroe’s conversation with TJ, 2:42, 2:44–2:46
  • as U.S. senator, 4:163, 8:47

Brent, Robert

  • chairs meeting of Washington Republicans, 1:11–1:12
  • identified, 1:12n
  • introduces W. P. Rathbone to TJ, 8:675–8:676
  • letters from, 1:11–1:12, 8:675–8:676
  • letters from accounted for, 1:12n
  • as mayor of Washington, 1:657
  • and merino sheep, 1:481
  • as paymaster general, 3:450

Brent, William (brother of Daniel Brent)

  • letter misaddressed to, 11:458

Brent, William (of Stafford Co.)

  • and Central College subscription, 11:334, 11:636, 11:636–11:637

Brent, William Leigh

  • identified, 1:29n
  • letters from, 1:26–1:29
  • and Md. legislature, 2:196n
  • and meeting of Washington Co. Republicans, 1:26–1:28

Brerewood, Edward

  • on Indians, 6:137, 6:138

Breuil, Mr., 6:45, 6:152, 6:152, 7:349

Breve Descripcion de la Fiebre Amarilla Padecida en Cadiz y Pueblos Comarcanos en 1800 (J. M. Aréjula), 10:130, 10:146n

brewing

  • books on, 4:562, 6:507, 6:510, 6:511n, 6:533, 6:597, 6:647, 7:259, 7:285, 7:292, 8:410, 8:411, 8:412n, 8:439, 9:29, 9:30n, 9:50n
  • as business enterprise, 8:412–8:413, 9:279
  • at Monticello, 6:507, 6:507n, 8:12, 8:185, 8:186, 8:438–8:439, 8:565, 9:4, 10:340, 10:462, 11:189, 11:216
  • process of, 8:410–8:411
  • TJ on, 8:438–8:439
  • use of corn in, 8:410, 8:439, 8:565
  • use of hops in, 8:565, 10:340
  • use of malt in, 6:517–6:518, 8:12, 8:35, 8:410, 8:565, 10:462
  • use of wheat in, 8:439

Brézillac, Jean François de, trans.

  • Cours de Mathématique (Wolff), 7:250, 7:253n

Bridgeland, Alexander

  • letter to accounted for, 10:539n
  • TJ purchases beef from, 10:539n

Bridgen, Edward, 6:227

Briefe an Hernn Hofrath Heyne von Professor Wolf (F. A. Wolf), 9:88n

A Brief History of the Influenza, Which prevailed in New-York in 1807 (Ricketson), 1:257, 1:257n, 1:294–1:295

Brief Remarks on the Present and Former War with France (Caines), 3:522n

A Brief View of the Policy and Resources of the United States (Hare), 3:198–3:199, 3:200n

brier, sun, 1:56

Briggs, Anna. See Bentley, Anna Briggs.

Briggs, Hannah (Isaac Briggs’s wife)

  • consults J. Bringhurst, 10:4
  • property of, 9:475
  • sends message to TJ, 10:4

Briggs, Isaac

  • and American Board of Agriculture, 11:338, 11:339n
  • communications to TJ as president, 9:508, 9:510n
  • cotton manufacturer, 9:475
  • and Erie Canal, 11:339, 11:357, 11:358n, 11:364–11:365, 11:376–11:377
  • family of, 9:475, 9:540–9:541, 9:541n, 9:680, 9:682, 10:4, 11:358n, 11:376
  • identified, 9:476–9:477n
  • letters from, 9:474–9:477, 9:606–9:607, 10:18–10:19, 11:339–11:340, 11:357–11:358, 11:376–11:377
  • letters to, 9:515–9:516, 9:680–9:682, 11:364–11:365
  • map praised by, 11:429, 11:430n
  • petitions Congress, 9:474–9:476, 9:477n, 9:477, 9:507–9:510, 9:515, 9:606–9:607, 10:4, 10:18
  • proposed as surveyor of Va., 9:627–9:628, 9:680–9:681, 10:4, 10:18, 11:365
  • recommended by J. Bringhurst, 10:4
  • recommends T. Moore, 11:358, 11:360, 11:376–11:377
  • seeks employment, 10:18, 10:19n, 11:339–11:340
  • Statements and Remarks, addressed to Thomas Newton … on the subject of Agriculture, Ma[n]ufactures, and Commerce, 9:476, 9:476n, 9:515
  • surveyor of federal lands, 1:215n, 1:650, 4:476, 4:477n, 5:449, 9:474–9:476, 9:477n, 9:477, 9:507–9:510, 9:515, 9:628, 10:18, 10:19n, 11:364–11:365
  • TJ’s compensation to, 9:509–9:510

Briggs, Mary Brooke

  • expresses gratitude, 10:19
  • family of, 9:540, 9:541n, 9:680, 9:682
  • identified, 9:541n
  • letter from, 9:540–9:541, 10:19
  • letter to, 9:682
  • mentioned, 11:339–11:340, 11:340n
  • praises TJ, 9:540–9:541, 9:606, 9:682

Bright, Michael, 1:213–1:214n

Briley (TJ’s slave; b. 1805). See Bryley (Briley) (TJ’s slave; b. 1805)

Bringhurst, Joseph

  • identified, 10:4–10:5n
  • letter from, 10:4–10:5
  • recommends I. Briggs, 10:4

briquet phosphorique, 1:376–1:377, 1:377n

briquet pneumatique, 1:376–1:377, 1:377n, 2:145, 2:147n

Brisson, Mathurin Jacques

  • and scientific classification, 7:208, 11:367

Brissot de Warville, Jacques Pierre, 6:228

Bristol County, R.I.

  • convention of, letter to, 1:88–1:89

Britain Independent of Commerce; or, Proofs, Deducted from an Investigation into the True Causes of the Wealth of Nations (Spence), 1:35

Britannia Romana: or the Roman Antiquities of Britain (J. Horsley), 8:581, 9:109

British Board of Agriculture, 1:252, 1:252n, 2:83

The British System of Education (J. Lancaster), 9:443n, 9:502, 9:503n, 9:529

The British Theatre (E. Inchbald), 7:665

Britton (Wingate, ed.), 1:383, 3:546

Britton, Anderson

  • operates ferry, 8:170

broadcloth, 4:40

Broadhead, Achilles. See Brodhead (Broadhead), Achilles

Broadhead, William

  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Brochant de Villiers, André Jean François Marie

  • Traité Élémentaire de Minéralogie suivant les Principes du Professeur Werner, 2:551, 2:552n

Brock, Isaac, 5:355, 5:396, 5:445, 5:446n, 8:215, 8:219

Brockbank, John

  • scientific-instrument maker, 9:223–9:224, 9:224

Brockenborough, William

  • and W. F. Jones, 6:126

Brockenbrough, Arthur Spicer

  • as University of Virginia proctor, 11:467n, 11:467n

Brockenbrough, John

  • on Bank of Virginia, 10:295n
  • as J. Harvie’s agent, 4:499, 4:532–4:533, 4:555, 4:557, 4:594, 5:671, 6:20, 8:96, 8:100, 8:127–8:128, 9:449
  • identified, 4:533n
  • letters from, 4:532–4:533
  • letters to, 4:555
  • and TJ’s Bank of Virginia loan, 4:555

Brocklesby, Richard

  • physician, 7:74

Brodeau, Ann, 1:466, 1:479, 5:80, 5:80n, 5:148, 5:148n

Brodhead (Broadhead), Achilles

  • and Central College subscription, 11:328
  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Brodie, Francis, 1:75, 1:75n

Brodnax, William E., 1:66

Broglie, Achille Léonce Victor Charles, duc de

  • marriage of, 9:327, 9:328n, 9:377, 10:375
  • Opinion de M. de Broglie Sur la Loi d’amnistie portée par les Ministres de Sa Majesté à la Chambre des Pairs le 9 janvier 1816, 9:377, 9:377n
  • sends greetings to TJ, 11:117

Broglie, Albertine Ida Gustavine de Staël Holstein, duchesse de

  • marriage of, 9:327, 9:328n, 9:377, 10:375, 11:283
  • sends greetings to TJ, 11:117

Broglie, Charles Louis Victor

  • family of, 9:377

Broglie, Victor François, duc de

  • family of, 9:327, 9:328n, 9:377, 11:283

Bronaugh, James C.

  • and charges against I. A. Coles, 7:609–7:610n, 7:610n, 7:610–7:611n
  • and Niagara Campaign, 5:539

Brongniart, Alexandre

  • and Nouveau Bulletin des Sciences, 9:325, 9:326n

Brooke, George, 1:503

Brooke, Mary Brooke Briggs. See Briggs, Mary Brooke

Brooke, Sir Robert

  • La Graunde Abridgement, 7:126

Brooke, Robert

  • surveyor, 9:686–9:687, 9:692n

Brooks, Samuel

  • letter from accounted for, 10:19–10:20n
  • and Port Folio, 10:19

Broome, John

  • identified, 1:80n
  • letters from, 1:79–1:80
  • letters from accounted for, 1:80n
  • letters to accounted for, 1:125n
  • and N.Y. state legislature, 1:79–1:80, 1:125n

brooms

  • household, 6:345
  • stable, 1:3

broom, Spanish (plant), 9:533

Brougham, Henry Peter, Baron Brougham and Vaux

  • and British commercial policy, 10:646
  • quoted, 11:23, 11:24–11:25n
  • The Speech of Henry Brougham, Esq. before the House of Commons, 1:35

Brown, Betty (TJ’s slave; b. 1759)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:386

Brown, Mr.

  • paid for cutting stone, 5:576n

Brown, Mr. (legal author)

  • writings of, 7:688

Brown, Mr. (manufacturer)

  • and shot manufactory, 8:309

Brown, Abraham, 5:12

Brown, Andrew, 6:255

Brown, Benjamin

  • and Henderson case, 6:199, 6:199, 6:200, 6:200, 6:480, 8:692
  • identified, 1:320n
  • letters from, 1:320, 3:294, 5:315–5:316
  • letters to, 1:333, 3:328–3:329
  • petition to General Assembly, 5:378–5:380
  • TJ purchases land from, 4:386, 8:398
  • and TJ’s insurance, 1:320, 1:333, 3:294, 3:328–3:329, 4:114–4:115, 5:298, 5:315–5:316, 5:316n, 6:351, 6:361
  • vouches for O. Norris, 3:465

Brown, Brightberry

  • and proposed Albemarle Co. road, 11:243

Brown, Catherine Percy (Samuel Brown’s wife), 6:128

Brown, Charles (of Albemarle Co.)

  • and Central College subscription, 11:324, 11:328

Brown, Charles (of Richmond)

  • delivers insurance bill to TJ, 3:294n, 3:328–3:329

Brown, Charles (ship captain), 10:193, 10:218

Brown, Charles Brockden, 3:632, 3:633n

Brown, Daniel

  • and Niagara Campaign, 5:543n

Brown, Elijah

  • and Central College subscription, 11:326, 11:328

Brown, Harriot

  • described, 1:74n
  • money for, 1:73
  • at Monticello, 1:210, 1:509

Brown, Jacob Jennings

  • at Battle of Chippewa, 7:524–7:525, 7:525n, 8:263–8:264
  • circular sent to, 11:595
  • landholdings of, 10:531, 10:531n
  • as major general, 8:217, 8:264, 8:267n, 8:443, 10:186, 10:187, 11:494
  • and J. Monroe’s presidential tour, 11:568
  • Niagara campaign of, 7:502n, 8:44, 8:45n, 8:263–8:264

Brown, James, Jr. (of Richmond)

  • and gunpowder, 5:599n, 7:189

Brown, James (of Louisian)

  • and batture controversy, 2:440n, 2:441n, 2:443n, 2:528, 2:528n, 2:681–2:682, 3:476, 3:485
  • as U.S. senator, 6:241, 6:242n, 10:102

Brown, John

  • Dictionary of the Holy Bible, 1:36, 1:630n

Brown, John (1757–1837)

  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:625

Brown, John (1762–1826)

  • Va. superior court judge, 8:93n, 11:71, 11:72

Brown, John (millwright)

  • identified, 6:85n
  • letters to, 6:85
  • and sawmill construction, 6:70–6:71, 6:85, 6:125

Brown, John (physician)

  • medical theories of, 7:565, 7:567n, 8:669

Brown, Josiah

  • Reports of Cases upon Appeals and Writs of Error (ed. Tomlins), 3:151, 3:151n, 3:316, 3:546, 3:546, 3:546

Brown, Lewis

  • letters from, 5:653
  • letters to, 6:3–6:4
  • sells horse to TJ, 5:653, 5:653n, 5:663, 6:3–6:4, 8:174, 8:174n, 8:515n

Brown, Margaretta Mason (Samuel Brown’s sister-in-law)

  • educator, 7:188, 7:188n

Brown, Mather

  • and portrait of J. Adams, 11:252

Brown, Richard

  • militia service of, 7:161

Brown, Robert

  • A Treatise on Agriculture and Rural Affairs, 11:165, 11:228

Brown, Samuel

  • and American filibustering expeditions, 6:188–6:189, 6:293
  • and daughter’s death, 7:186, 7:325
  • and Embargo Act (1813), 7:345
  • family of, 6:128, 6:129n, 7:186, 7:188, 7:188n
  • and fraud, 6:189
  • and Henderson case, 6:81, 6:128, 6:189, 6:614, 7:186, 7:186, 7:325, 7:345
  • identified, 5:365n
  • and S. K. Jennings’s medical invention, 6:615, 7:187–7:188, 7:325, 7:326n, 7:345
  • letters from, 5:364–5:365, 6:127–6:129, 6:187–6:190, 7:186–7:188, 7:345–7:346
  • letters from accounted for, 7:269, 7:269n, 7:346n
  • letters to, 6:66–6:67, 6:81–6:82, 6:292–6:294, 6:614–6:615, 7:325–7:326
  • and memoir on saltpeter, 5:553–5:554, 5:554n
  • on Napoleon, 7:187, 7:345
  • and Osage orange, 7:321, 7:321n, 7:326
  • proposed visit of, 7:188, 7:326
  • proposes to move to Ky., 7:188, 7:326
  • and seeds for TJ, 5:364–5:365, 6:26, 6:66–6:67, 6:81, 6:127, 6:128, 6:187, 6:188, 6:292–6:293, 6:615, 7:326
  • TJ recommends J. Corrêa da Serra to, 7:326
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624

Brown, Thomas

  • An Account of the People called Shakers, 7:555, 7:555n, 7:633, 8:469, 8:469n

Brown, William (first listed, of Albemarle Co.)

  • and Central College subscription, 11:326, 11:328

Brown, William (second listed, of Albemarle Co.)

  • and Central College subscription, 11:328

Brown, William (of Lynchburg). See also Brown & Robertson (Lynchburg firm)

  • death of, 4:514
  • identified, 4:94n

Brown, William (of New Orleans)

  • absconds with public funds, 1:210n, 1:509n, 2:136, 2:177–2:178, 2:265, 2:266n, 2:284, 2:356–2:357, 3:158
  • appointment of, 2:284, 2:285n, 2:356, 2:357n
  • assists E. Trist, 1:73, 1:74n, 1:85
  • collector at New Orleans, 1:80, 1:81n, 1:510, 2:34, 2:35n, 2:122
  • described, 1:74n
  • identified, 1:210–1:211n
  • letters to, 1:210–1:211, 1:509
  • letters to mentioned, 1:408n
  • TJ on, 2:356

Brown, William (of Warren)

  • and fish for TJ, 6:134, 6:134, 6:215

Brown, William (ship captain), 6:163

Brown, William Burnet

  • family of, 7:520, 7:595–7:596, 7:596n
  • gives historical manuscript to TJ, 7:520, 7:521n, 7:595

Brown & Hollins (Baltimore firm), 5:314, 5:345n, 5:350, 5:356–5:357, 5:383

Brown & Rives (Richmond firm), 3:629, 3:635–3:636

Brown & Robertson (Lynchburg firm). See also Brown, William (of Lynchburg); Robertson, Archibald

  • fish for TJ sent to, 2:423, 5:164, 6:336
  • identified, 4:94–4:95n
  • letters from, 4:101, 6:450–6:451
  • letters from accounted for, 4:514n
  • letters to, 4:94–4:95
  • TJ’s account with, 4:94, 4:101, 4:549, 5:51, 5:470–5:471, 5:475, 6:372+, 6:450–6:451, 6:543

Browning, Jonathan

  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Bruce, Dr., 5:514

Bruce, Mr.

  • tobacco crop of, 4:522

Bruce, James

  • on pepper, 6:127
  • Travels to discover the Source of the Nile, In the Years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773, 6:127, 6:129n, 11:612–11:613, 11:614n, 11:650

Bruce, Richard

  • and corn for TJ, 7:72n

Bruce, William

  • on political revolutions, 3:280n

Brucker, Johann Jakob

  • Historia Critica Philosophiæ, 6:548, 6:548, 6:551n, 7:148
  • Institutiones Historiae Philosophicae, 10:357

Bruen, Mr.

  • delivers letter to TJ, 8:653n

Bruff, James, 3:324

Bruff, Mary (Thomas Bruff’s wife)

  • petitions Congress, 9:611n
  • widowed, 9:610, 9:611

Bruff, Susan Maria

  • appeals to TJ, 9:610–9:611, 9:682–9:683, 9:683
  • identified, 9:611n
  • letter from, 9:610–9:611
  • letter to, 9:682–9:683
  • TJ’s letter to forwarded by J. Monroe, 9:683, 9:710

Bruff, Thomas

  • death of, 9:610, 9:682–9:683, 9:683
  • as dentist, 5:108n, 9:683
  • identified, 5:108n
  • letters from accounted for, 5:107n
  • letters to, 5:108
  • patent of for improved shot manufacture, 8:97–8:98, 8:98n, 9:610
  • Pressed Shot Factory, 5:107–5:108n
  • proposal for shot factory, 5:107, 5:108, 9:611n

Bruin, Peter Bryan, 1:25

Brumley, Reuben (ship captain), 10:171n, 11:531

Brunacci, Francesco

  • family of, 9:294

Brunacci, Luigi

  • clerk in Florence, 9:294, 9:294

Brunck, Richard François Philippe

  • Aristophanis Comœdiæ, 8:581
  • Ηθικη Ποιησις: Sive Gnomici Poetæ Græci, 6:279, 6:280n

Brunswick, Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand, Duke of

  • 1792 manifesto of, 7:298, 7:299n

Brunswick County

  • Westwardmill Library Society, 1:66–1:67, 1:205–1:206, 1:508

Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Louis Ernest, duke of

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:504

Brunt, Jonathan

  • identified, 1:403n
  • letters from, 1:402–1:403, 4:168
  • The Little Medly: containing short remarks on the … New Testament, 1:403, 1:403n
  • seeks aid from TJ, 4:168
  • visits Monticello, 1:402

Brutus, Marcus Junius

  • J. Adams on, 11:269
  • Lettres de Cicéron a M. Brutus, et de M. Brutus a Ciceron … Traduites en Français, Par l’Abbé Prévost (trans. A. F. Prévost; ed. L. J. M. A. Goujon), 9:354, 9:420
  • referenced, 7:495, 7:551n, 8:122n

Bry, Jean de

  • engraving of C. Columbus by, 7:xliii–7:xliv, 7:434 (illus.), 8:8

Bry, Theodor de

  • Americae Pars Quinta, part five of The Great or American Voyages, Parts I to XI, in Latin, 7:xliii–7:xliv, 7:522–7:523, 7:562, 7:563–7:564, 7:564, 7:612, 7:612, 7:612–7:613, 7:614–7:615, 7:615n, 7:616, 8:8, 8:236, 8:237n
  • Indiam Occidentalem, 2:511, 2:512n, 5:123–5:124, 5:125n, 5:182
  • TJ on, 2:511, 5:123–5:124, 7:616

Bryant, Jacob

  • works of, 11:363, 11:363, 11:527

Bryant, Lemuel

  • and J. Adams, 11:268–11:269

Bryant, Lewis

  • identified, 5:28–5:29n
  • letters from, 5:28–5:29
  • seeks plastering work, 5:28

Bryce, Archibald

  • and Central College subscription, 11:332

Brydone, Patrick

  • A Tour through Sicily and Malta, 7:567–7:568n

Bryley (Briley) (TJ’s slave; b. 1805)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:462, 6:308, 8:61, 8:255

Brzozowski, Tadeusz, 10:14, 10:15n, 11:363, 11:364n

Buccarella, Antonio Maria

  • voyage to Northwest Coast, 1:446

Buccarella, Port of, 1:448

Buchan, David Steuart Erskine, 11th Earl of

  • An account of the life, writings, and inventions of John Napier, of Merchiston, 5:416, 7:252, 7:253n, 7:255, 9:228–9:229, 9:229n
  • Essays on the Lives and Writings of Fletcher of Saltoun and the poet Thomson: Biographical, Critical, and Political, 2:172, 2:174n
  • and model of Swedish stove, 1:122n, 3:609
  • quotes TJ, 4:150, 4:153n

Buchanan, Claudius

  • “Goodwill” recommends his works, 5:98n
  • Two Discourses preached before the University of Cambridge, 4:230, 4:231n

Buchanan, George

  • De Jure Regni Apud Scotos, 2:172, 2:174n, 2:215
  • Rerum Scoticarum Historia, 1:580
  • as translator of Psalms, 6:551, 6:552n

Buchanan, James

  • and TJ’s Richmond lot, 6:366, 6:371

Buchanan, James A.

  • and letter of introduction for son, 8:421, 8:422n, 8:436

Buchanan, Joseph

  • The Philosophy of Human Nature, 11:364, 11:382
  • proposes biographical work, 8:486, 8:487n
  • publishes Kentucky Palladium, 8:486, 8:487n

Buchanan, William B.

  • plans trip to Europe, 8:421
  • recommended to TJ by J. Hollins, 8:421
  • TJ’s letter of introduction for, 8:432, 8:436

Buck, Mr.

  • and H. Marks’s estate, 7:518

Buck (John Peyton’s shoemaker), 2:132, 2:132, 2:133n

Buck, Tom (slave), 3:36–3:37, 3:37n, 3:196, 3:250, 3:283–3:284, 3:367–3:368, 3:529, 4:9, 4:9n, 4:9, 4:9n

buckhorn plantain, 5:550

Buckingham, George Villiers, 1st Duke of

  • correspondence of, with F. Bacon, 9:110, 9:111n

Buckingham County, Va.

  • Flood’s ordinary, 4:90, 6:76, 6:76, 6:88, 6:129, 6:486, 6:486n, 6:487, 6:530, 9:19–9:20, 10:491
  • Gibson’s ordinary, 6:487, 6:487–6:488n, 6:595, 6:595n, 10:492n, 10:518
  • jail, 6:331
  • mills in, 3:371n, 6:621, 7:32
  • post road through, 3:104n, 3:148
  • TJ travels through, 4:346n, 4:515

Buckingham County Superior Court of Law, Va., 8:664, 8:664, 8:676–8:677, 8:697, 8:697n, 9:30, 9:33n, 9:489, 9:683–9:684

Buckingham Court House, Va., 3:148, 9:18, 9:489

Buckingham Road (Va.), 3:103, 3:104n

Buck Island (Albemarle Co.)

  • TJ pays taxes on, 9:99n

Buckley & Abbott (New York firm)

  • and remittances to T. Kosciuszko, 10:567, 10:584, 10:639, 10:641, 11:350

Buckminster, Joseph Stevens

  • minister of Brattle Street Church, 8:49, 8:50n

Buckmountain Baptist Church (Albemarle Co.)

  • letters from, 1:63–1:64
  • letters to, 1:126

Buckner, Colin

  • and Bear Creek land, 4:318n, 5:62
  • identified, 4:413n
  • and inventory of military stores, 5:81, 5:104–5:105
  • letter of introduction for, from TJ, 4:460–4:461
  • letters from, 4:413–4:414, 5:81
  • letters to, 4:460
  • seeks letter of introduction, 4:413–4:414, 4:460

Bucks County, Pa., 1:68–1:69n

buckwheat, 3:348, 3:351n, 4:179

Budaeus (Budeus). See Budé, Guillaume

Budé, Guillaume, 7:23, 7:147

Buder, Christian Gottlieb

  • Bibliotheca Historica, 8:559, 8:562n

buffalo. See bison, American (buffalo)

Buffalo, N.Y.

  • burnt by British forces, 8:217
  • encampment near, 5:544n
  • and Niagara Campaign, 5:532–5:545

Buffalo tract (Bedford Co.), 5:348–5:349, 8:255

Buffier, Claude

  • Traité des premières veritez, et de la source de nos jugemens, 10:357

Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de

  • J. Adams on, 8:552, 9:527, 10:7
  • and classification of animals, 7:152, 7:152, 7:209, 7:210, 11:367
  • Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux, 1:581
  • Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière, 6:225n, 7:626
  • mentioned, 1:250n, 5:452n, 7:34, 7:480, 10:13
  • and mortality tables, 6:221–6:222, 6:225n
  • and natural history, 4:500, 11:367
  • and F. A. Van der Kemp, 4:614, 5:459–5:460

Buffum, Arnold

  • identified, 5:496n
  • letters from, 5:495–5:497
  • and merino sheep, 5:495–5:496

Buford, Abraham

  • in Revolutionary War, 8:494, 8:495n

bugle lily, 5:412

building materials

  • artificial stone, 11:389, 11:391n
  • beech, 8:239
  • bricks, 5:468, 8:86–8:87, 8:90n, 8:90, 8:252, 9:466, 9:468n, 9:468n, 9:468n, 11:223–11:224, 11:225, 11:534–11:535, 11:558–11:559, 11:602, 11:603, 11:610, 11:648
  • carpentry tools, 1:135–1:136, 3:119–3:120, 3:171
  • cement, 8:130, 8:166, 8:168n, 8:252, 8:402, 9:466, 9:468n, 10:164–10:165, 10:165n, 10:257, 11:113, 11:114n
  • cherry, 8:239
  • cordwood, 8:595
  • corkwood, 9:556
  • dogwood, 4:145, 4:145
  • door and window frames, 3:119–3:120, 3:613, 6:162
  • ironmongery, 8:86–8:87
  • lime (mineral), 8:253n, 8:402, 9:466, 9:468n, 9:468n, 9:468n, 11:113, 11:349
  • locust, 4:50, 4:145
  • lumber, 8:613, 9:429–9:430, 10:219n, 10:356, 10:571, 11:207
  • mahogany, 4:229, 8:239, 11:307, 11:548
  • marble, 4:215, 4:220, 4:220, 4:487, 11:480–11:481, 11:481, 11:481, 11:481n, 11:481n, 11:535, 11:563, 11:572, 11:612, 11:614n
  • marble, Carrara, 8:161, 9:127, 9:384–9:385, 9:670, 9:671, 10:413–10:414
  • molasses, 8:253n, 8:402
  • mortar, 11:389
  • oak, 4:51, 4:137, 4:144, 4:144–4:145, 4:145, 4:230
  • paint, 1:55n, 1:97, 11:142, 11:197–11:198
  • pine, 4:50, 4:51, 4:144, 4:144–4:145, 4:145, 4:145, 8:xlv–8:xlvi, 8:55
  • plank, 1:192, 2:168–2:169, 2:424, 2:434, 4:50, 4:145, 4:420–4:421, 4:465, 4:498, 5:485, 5:488, 5:663, 6:257, 6:257, 7:461, 9:505, 9:555–9:556, 9:556, 9:557, 11:225
  • plaster, 8:252, 11:389
  • poplar, 4:144, 4:144
  • sand, 8:253n, 8:402
  • shingles, 11:225
  • stone, 1:626, 1:626, 1:626, 1:626, 11:349–11:350
  • stucco, 1:195–1:196
  • tar paper, 9:555, 9:556
  • timber, 4:51, 4:144, 4:144–4:145, 4:145–4:146, 6:162, 6:257, 8:86–8:87, 8:305, 9:555–9:556, 9:556, 10:189, 10:389, 11:80, 11:81, 11:169, 11:179, 11:213, 11:603
  • window glass, 3:67, 3:135, 3:518, 3:520, 3:556, 3:557n, 3:575, 3:588, 3:612, 6:343, 6:344, 7:710, 7:712, 7:717, 8:21, 8:142–8:143, 8:234–8:235, 11:112, 11:137, 11:225, 11:307

Bulfinch, B. S.

  • letters from accounted for, 1:677

Buller, Francis

  • and Doulson v. Matthews, 4:302n

Bulletin de la Société d’Encouragement pour l’Industrie Nationale, 3:114, 3:115n, 8:421

Bullington, Mr.

  • and T. M. Randolph’s will, 6:19

Bullock, Mr., 3:215

Bullock, Eliza Henderson (Bennett Henderson’s daughter; John H. Bullock’s wife), 1:440, 1:459, 1:460–1:461, 5:422, 5:423, 6:472, 6:609, 10:620, 10:622, 10:623n

Bullock, J.

  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 4:346–4:349

Bullock, James

  • witnesses a deed, 7:353

Bullock, John H.

  • and Henderson lands, 1:461

Bullus, John, 1:535, 3:427, 3:557–3:558n, 5:457n

The Bulwark of Truth (Fraser), 5:160, 5:160n

Buncombe County, N.C.

  • earthquake in, 4:573

Bunker Hill, Battle of (1775)

  • J. Trumbull’s painting of, 10:615

Bunker Hill Association

  • letters from, 2:504–2:505
  • letters to, 2:666
  • sends oration to TJ, 2:504–2:505, 2:666

Bunker’s Hill (Albemarle Co.), 2:132, 2:133n, 3:522, 6:343, 6:348

Bunyan, John

  • J. Adams references, 6:623, 10:507
  • The Pilgrim’s Progress, 7:26

Burch, Samuel

  • and batture controversy, 3:26n

Burdett, Francis, 3:32

Bureaux de Pusy, Françoise Julienne Isle de France Poivre

  • family of, 5:163–5:164
  • forwards book to TJ, 5:402, 5:441
  • identified, 5:71–5:72n
  • letter of introduction for, from P. S. Du Pont de Nemours, 4:124–4:125, 4:457n, 5:71
  • letter of introduction for, from Lafayette, 4:155, 5:71, 5:72n
  • letters from, 5:71–5:72, 5:402–5:403
  • letters to, 5:163–5:164, 5:441

Bureaux de Pusy, Jean Xavier

  • and Lafayette, 4:155
  • on national defense, 4:445–4:446, 4:457n

Bureaux de Pusy, Maurice

  • and P. S. Du Pont de Nemours, 4:124–4:125, 5:71
  • and Lafayette, 4:155, 5:71

Bureaux de Pusy, Sara

  • and P. S. Du Pont de Nemours, 4:124–4:125, 5:71
  • and Lafayette, 4:155, 5:71

Bürger, Gottfried August

  • popularity of, 9:84

Burger, Samuel

  • identified, 11:530n
  • letter from, 11:528–11:530
  • letter to, 11:582
  • and Seventy-Six Association, 11:528–11:529, 11:582

Burgh, James

  • Political Disquisitions, 7:628
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:503

Burgoyne, John

  • medal commemorating surrender of, 9:54
  • J. Trumbull’s painting of, 11:145, 11:166

burgundy (wine), 9:288, 9:288n, 9:348, 9:513, 10:21

Burk, John Daly

  • The History of Virginia, 1:288–1:289, 1:331, 1:457, 1:581, 1:619, 1:620n, 1:634n, 3:569, 7:547, 7:550n, 7:629, 8:121–8:122, 8:122n, 8:140–8:141, 8:200, 8:203, 8:266, 8:309, 8:334–8:337, 8:338n, 8:359–8:360, 8:384–8:385, 8:385–8:386n, 8:423, 8:431, 8:478, 8:478, 8:481, 8:482n, 8:482n, 9:137, 9:367, 9:369n, 9:407, 10:xlvi, 10:240 (illus.), 10:278, 11:283, 11:283n
  • and TJ’s laws of Va., 1:370n, 1:381
  • and TJ’s newspaper collection, 1:381, 1:457, 1:469, 1:472–1:473, 3:190–3:191, 3:569–3:570, 4:467

Burke, Edmund

  • British politician, 4:339, 6:433n
  • criticized, 7:74, 8:552
  • education of, 7:660
  • Reflections on the Revolution in France, 7:74, 7:78n

Burke, John

  • and firewood, 5:427
  • identified, 10:512n
  • letter from, 10:511–10:512
  • letter to, 10:538
  • and Virginia Argus, 10:511, 10:512n, 10:538

Burke, Martha Jefferson Trist, 3:635n

Burkhard, Johann Gottlieb

  • Elementary or Fundamental Principles of The Philosophy of Natural History, 8:388, 8:672

Burks, John

  • witnesses land conveyance, 4:288

Burlamaqui, Jean Jacques

  • as legal authority, 11:368
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Burman, Pieter

  • edits P. Ovidii Nasonis Opera, 9:646n

burnet, 4:379, 4:379, 4:487, 4:515, 4:515, 4:522, 4:526, 4:530, 8:71

Burnet, Gilbert, 10:589

Burnet, William

  • family of, 7:520, 7:595–7:596, 7:596n
  • royal governor, 7:520, 7:521n, 7:596, 7:596n

Burney, Fanny, Madame d’Arblay

  • Cecilia, 7:65
  • in collegiate curriculum, 7:665

Burnham, Parker (ship captain), 10:91

Burnley, Mr.

  • agricultural report by, 11:385
  • orders goods for TJ, 6:345, 6:346, 6:347

Burnley, Nathaniel

  • J. Fossett plates saddle trees for, 4:245
  • letters from accounted for, 1:506n
  • TJ on, 1:505, 1:506

Burnley, Zacariah

  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254

Burns, Robert

  • Scottish poet, 6:228n, 6:403

Burns, William

  • and certificate for A. Quarrier, 5:76–5:77, 5:108–5:109
  • letters to, 5:108–5:109

Burnside, Samuel McGregore

  • identified, 7:47–7:48n
  • letters from, 7:47–7:48, 7:595–7:596, 8:207–8:208
  • letters from accounted for, 7:521n
  • letters to, 7:115–7:116, 7:520–7:521
  • as recording secretary of American Antiquarian Society, 7:47, 7:115, 7:520, 7:521n, 7:595–7:596, 8:207–8:208

Burot, Mme, 1:622

Burot, Alexander

  • identified, 1:624n
  • letters from, 1:622–1:624

Burr, Aaron (1716–57), 6:623

Burr, Aaron (1756–1836)

  • J. Adams on, 4:474–4:475, 5:4, 5:13, 6:192, 6:623
  • alleged conspiracy of, 1:350, 1:643, 1:643n, 2:75, 2:139, 2:249, 3:128, 3:129n, 3:429, 3:430, 3:441, 3:519, 3:543, 5:4n, 7:206, 7:207n, 7:235–7:236, 7:238–7:239, 9:474–9:475
  • and election of 1800, 3:306, 3:308n, 6:192, 6:193n, 6:625
  • and J. S. McLean, 1:209n
  • mentioned, 6:189, 8:154
  • TJ on, 7:648
  • treason trial of, 1:161n, 1:341n, 1:355n, 1:426, 1:427–1:428n, 2:417, 2:473, 3:78–3:79, 3:100–3:101, 3:325n, 3:325n, 3:344n, 3:430, 5:93n, 5:135, 5:143–5:144, 5:145n, 5:525, 7:148, 7:151n
  • Trial of Col. Aaron Burr, 1:35
  • western expeditions of, 1:62, 1:63n, 7:206, 7:236, 7:239
  • and J. Wilkinson, 4:412–4:413

Burr, David Judson

  • explosion at gunpowder mill of, 6:169, 6:186
  • gunpowder of, 5:599, 5:599n, 6:117, 6:147, 6:186, 6:186

Burrall, Charles

  • as Baltimore postmaster, 7:229, 7:230n, 7:231, 7:231–7:232n
  • criticized, 7:231
  • Federalist sympathies of, 7:244
  • identified, 7:230n
  • letters from, 7:229–7:230, 7:231–7:232, 7:262
  • letters to, 7:243
  • lives with TJ in Philadelphia, 7:230n, 7:244
  • thanks TJ, 7:262
  • TJ recommends to J. Madison, 7:243, 7:244, 7:262

Burrill, James, 3:230, 3:232n

Burroughs, Mr., 2:283

Burrows, William

  • captain of Jane Couts, 9:659, 9:660, 9:661n

Burtin, François Xavier de, 10:230

Burton, Mr., 2:237, 2:239n

Burton, Hutchins Gordon

  • identified, 11:51n
  • letters from, 11:50–11:51, 11:238
  • letters to, 11:156, 11:300
  • and wine for TJ, 10:673, 11:50, 11:156, 11:175, 11:237, 11:238, 11:292, 11:295–11:296, 11:300, 11:302

Burton, John

  • petition to General Assembly, 5:378–5:380

Burwell (TJ’s slave; b. 1783). See Colbert, Burwell (TJ’s slave; b. 1783)

Burwell (TJ’s slave; b. 1809)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388

Burwell, Mr.

  • rooms with T. J. Randolph, 1:669, 1:670n

Burwell, Dudley

  • identified, 4:190n
  • letter of introduction for, from TJ, 4:190–4:191
  • letters to, 4:190

Burwell, Letitia McCreery (William Armistead Burwell’s wife)

  • asked to send horses, 6:307
  • enjoys book, 6:264
  • health of, 2:105, 3:162, 6:9, 6:264
  • misplaces ring, 4:90
  • sends letter for her husband to TJ, 3:163n
  • TJ sends greetings to, 2:254, 3:64, 3:64, 4:91

Burwell, N.

  • witnesses document, 5:570n

Burwell, Nathaniel

  • as agent for J. and L. L. Paradise, 9:285n

Burwell, William Armistead

  • and batture controversy, 3:244, 3:255
  • and D. Burwell, 4:190, 4:190–4:191
  • and carding machine, 6:3, 6:9, 6:9–6:12
  • carriage of, 6:264
  • carries Destutt de Tracy letter, 3:443
  • and Central College subscription, 11:327n, 11:590–11:591
  • convoy resolution of, 2:253, 2:254n
  • and defense of Washington, 6:307
  • and feuds among Republicans, 2:224–2:225
  • forwards papers to TJ, 11:6, 11:56, 11:153
  • identified, 2:105–2:106n
  • and W. Lambert’s astronomical calculations, 2:54, 2:55n
  • and H. Lee’s medal, 2:104–2:105, 2:125–2:126, 2:224, 2:253
  • letters from, 2:104–2:106, 2:224–2:225, 3:162–3:163, 5:642–5:643, 6:9, 6:307, 11:6–11:7, 11:153
  • letters from accounted for, 4:191n
  • letters to, 2:125–2:126, 2:253–2:254, 3:64, 4:90–4:91, 11:56, 11:590–11:592
  • mentioned, 1:199, 1:670n, 3:251, 4:471
  • plans to visit TJ, 6:307
  • and quarries in Franklin Co., 3:64, 3:162
  • and spinning machine, 6:9
  • and TJ’s dispute with J. Harvie, 2:101–2:102, 2:103n
  • trunk of, 1:186, 1:204
  • in U.S. House of Representatives, 5:22–5:23, 6:264, 6:264
  • visits Monticello, 2:105, 5:663
  • on War of 1812, 5:642–5:643

Busby (Bushby), Richard

  • anecdote of, 11:491

Büsching, Anton Friedrich

  • Neue Erdbeschreibung, 9:137, 9:138n

Bushby, Dr. See Busby (Bushby), Richard

Bushnell, David

  • submarine inventor, 6:206, 6:207n, 6:314n, 7:513n, 7:621, 7:621n, 9:628n
  • torpedoes of, 7:512, 7:620–7:621

Bussolari, Jacopo

  • F. A. Van der Kemp studies, 11:231, 11:232n, 11:308, 11:308n

Butler, Mr., 2:475

Butler, Mr.

  • TJ buys wheels from, 10:539n

Butler, Anthony

  • patents auger, 4:315n

Butler, Henry (ship captain), 11:397n

Butler, John West

  • identified, 1:304n
  • letters from, 1:303–1:304
  • TJ buys plow horse from, 2:155

Butler, Joseph

  • The Analogy of Religion, 3:590, 3:590n

Butler, Pierce

  • and okra soup, 4:180
  • and party politics, 9:100–9:101, 9:101n
  • wine preferences of, 9:209–9:210, 9:421, 9:470

Butler, Samuel

  • J. Adams on, 9:528

Butler, Samuel (ca. 1765–1826)

  • and Baltimore Niles’ Weekly Register, 10:385
  • identified, 10:385n
  • letter from, 10:385

Butler, Stephen

  • witnesses agreement, 5:487–5:488

butter

  • in American workers’ diet, 9:616, 9:620n, 9:620n
  • churning, 4:138, 7:82
  • and J. H. Craven, 2:371
  • ordered from M. Lewis, 4:210
  • at Poplar Forest, 4:380, 4:381
  • price of, 8:307
  • procured for TJ, 6:40
  • sent to TJ, 4:194, 4:236, 8:132, 8:174, 8:184, 9:656
  • J. Shoemaker sends, 2:269
  • TJ orders, 3:541

Butterworth, John, 2:322n

buttons, 9:565, 10:555n, 10:609

Buzon, Mr., 10:130

Bynkershoek, Cornelis van

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Byrd, Mr.

  • farm manager for J. Monroe, 9:388

Byrd, Mary Willing (second wife of William Byrd [1728–77])

  • and bounty land, 1:290, 1:335
  • and husband’s estate, 9:545

Byrd, William (1674–1744)

  • as boundary commissioner, 9:178, 9:178, 9:384, 9:689–9:690
  • and founding of Richmond, 4:288n
  • “The History of the Dividing Line”, 9:178, 9:179n, 9:384, 9:453, 10:470n, 11:21, 11:22, 11:127n, 11:206, 11:426, 11:477, 11:487, 11:524, 11:524n
  • library of, 5:594–5:595n, 8:332n, 9:384, 11:477
  • “The Secret History of the Line”, 10:470, 10:470n, 11:21–11:22, 11:125–11:126, 11:206, 11:239, 11:426, 11:450–11:451, 11:477, 11:524, 11:524n, 11:574, 11:574n
  • and Westham land, 8:169

Byrd, William (1728–77)

  • and bounty land, 1:290
  • family of, 9:384, 11:477
  • lottery for, 9:545–9:546, 9:546n, 9:647, 10:61, 10:61n, 10:110
  • military service of, 10:269, 10:421
  • papers of, 10:268
  • supposed land sale to J. Lyle, 6:304
  • TJ purchases lot from, 4:154, 5:75–5:76, 5:76n, 6:304–6:305, 6:366
  • and Westham land, 8:169, 8:171n

Byrne, Patrick

  • letters from accounted for, 1:214n
  • prints work, 2:377n
  • Report of the Whole Trial of Gen. Michael Bright and Others, 1:214n

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