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Gabriel (TJ’s slave; b. 1814)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 8:62, 8:255

Gabriel’s Rebellion, 3:320n

Gadsden, Christopher

  • organizes Sons of Liberty, 11:167, 11:168n

Gadsden, Christopher E.

  • describes visit to Monticello, 7:368n

Gaelic language

  • Punic origins, 7:560, 7:561n
  • writings in, 8:3

Gage, J. (schooner captain), 11:302

Gagliardi, Bartolommeo

  • family of, 9:673

Gagliardi, Gaetano

  • witnesses will, 9:673

Gaiatonsera Ionteweienstakwa Ongwe Onwe Gawennontakon: A Spelling-Book in the Language of the Seven Iroquois Nations (E. Williams), 7:182n

Gaillard, John

  • as U.S. senator, 6:241

Gaines, Edward P.

  • as brigadier general, 8:264, 8:267n, 8:443

Gaines, James Strother

  • identified, 4:117n
  • letters from, 4:116–4:117
  • proposes revisions to Va. constitution and legal code, 4:116–4:117, 4:118–4:123

Gale, Christopher

  • as boundary commissioner, 9:178, 11:22, 11:22, 11:23n

Gale, George, 2:293, 9:514

Gale, Levin

  • and grape cuttings, 9:514–9:515, 9:609, 10:20–10:21
  • identified, 9:609n
  • letter from, 9:609
  • letter to, 10:20–10:21
  • and viticulture, 2:293n

Gale Hill (Albemarle Co.), 1:75, 1:75n

Galen (Greek physician), 8:669, 11:251n

Galen (ship), 8:684, 8:685n

Gales, Joseph (17611841)

  • identified, 11:457n
  • letter from, 11:476
  • letter from accounted for, 11:621n
  • letter to, 11:456–11:457
  • and Raleigh Register, 11:456–11:457, 11:476

Gales, Joseph (17861860)

  • identified, 6:506n
  • and the National Intelligencer, 1:30n, 2:671n, 6:399, 6:461–6:462
  • TJ pays, 11:456, 11:457n

Gales & Seaton (Washington, D.C., firm)

  • identified, 6:505–6:506n
  • letters from, 6:505–6:506, 6:648
  • letters to, 6:560
  • and National Intelligencer, 6:505, 6:544, 6:560, 6:648, 11:425, 11:523
  • receipt from, 11:523n

Galiani, Ferdinando, 7:688

Galilei, Galileo

  • students of, 9:189

Gallatin, Albert

  • and appointments, 4:476–4:477, 5:449, 5:449n, 5:493
  • and approach of war, 4:547
  • and attacks in Enquirer, 3:601
  • and banking, 9:95–9:96, 9:202–9:203
  • and Bank of the United States, 3:602–3:603, 6:535
  • and bankruptcy of N.Y. firm, 4:490, 4:492n
  • and batture controversy, 2:426–2:427, 2:427, 2:435, 2:511, 2:516–2:518, 2:518–2:529, 2:568, 2:657, 3:316, 3:424, 3:486n, 4:466
  • and case of J. B. Moussier, 1:523n, 1:597–1:598, 1:665, 2:37
  • and charges against B. Waterhouse, 1:295, 1:298
  • circular to customs collectors, 1:438, 1:439n
  • considers resigning, 1:598, 1:664–1:666
  • controversy over nomination of, 6:105n, 6:202–6:203, 6:241, 6:313, 7:201, 7:202n, 7:312n
  • conveys letters and parcels to France, 10:62, 10:62n, 10:62, 10:63, 10:64, 10:66, 10:67, 10:80, 10:154, 10:231, 10:290, 11:357, 11:410, 11:412, 11:420, 11:421, 11:458, 11:463
  • conversation with L. M. Turreau, 1:183
  • and J. Corrêa da Serra, 4:538, 4:547
  • delivers letter for TJ, 10:376n, 10:379
  • and Destutt de Tracy, 10:154, 10:603, 10:604
  • and W. Duane, 3:584, 3:585–3:586, 3:600, 3:601–3:603, 3:626–3:627
  • and P. S. Du Pont de Nemours’s treatise on taxation, 2:654n, 3:248, 3:515, 3:517n, 3:559
  • and G. W. Erving, 4:32–4:33n
  • on European politics, 11:540
  • friendship with TJ, 1:598–1:599
  • and W. B. Giles, 1:598, 1:599n
  • identified, 1:599n
  • and Indian training school, 2:56, 2:57
  • investigation of Degen & Purviance, 1:361, 1:361–1:362n
  • and Lafayette’s La. land, 2:8, 2:72, 2:245
  • and land claims in Orleans Territory, 1:638, 9:584, 9:585–9:586n, 9:586–9:587n
  • and Las Cases’s work, 3:552
  • letter from mentioned, 9:304
  • letters from, 1:664–1:666, 2:516–2:518, 3:68–3:70, 4:547, 5:493–5:494, 9:8–9:9, 9:201–9:203, 9:620–9:621, 10:154, 11:539–11:541
  • letters of introduction to, 8:325, 8:360–8:361, 8:436, 8:437, 8:478, 9:413
  • letters to, 1:597–1:599, 1:650, 2:426–2:427, 3:30–3:32, 3:123–3:125, 3:474–3:475, 3:584, 4:476–4:477, 5:449, 8:360–8:361, 8:436, 8:437, 8:478, 9:94–9:97, 9:413, 9:663–9:664, 10:66–10:67, 10:379–10:380, 11:197, 11:410–11:412, 11:463
  • letters to accounted for, 2:297n
  • T. Lyman introduced to, 11:294, 11:294n
  • and J. Madison, 1:664, 1:665–1:666, 5:648n, 9:322
  • meets Lafayette in France, 10:323
  • mentioned, 3:251, 3:629, 6:103, 6:174, 8:372
  • as minister plenipotentiary to France, 8:360, 8:361n, 8:361, 8:370, 8:420, 8:549, 9:9, 9:9n, 9:202, 9:203n, 9:376, 9:392, 9:517, 9:571, 9:620–9:621, 9:621n, 9:663, 9:693, 9:696n, 10:62, 10:62n, 10:154, 10:217, 10:217, 10:290, 10:311, 10:353, 10:391, 11:116, 11:118n, 11:122, 11:255, 11:408, 11:435, 11:444, 11:511
  • on Napoleon, 9:201–9:202
  • negative opinions of, 3:360, 3:360n, 3:452n, 3:506, 3:626–3:627
  • negotiates convention with Great Britain, 8:588, 8:589n, 8:654, 8:655n, 9:45–9:46, 9:46n
  • and negotiation of U.S. government loan, 7:136–7:138
  • newspaper attacks on, 3:32, 3:506, 3:515, 3:563, 3:574, 3:575n, 3:585, 3:600, 3:634, 3:634n, 6:101n
  • opposes R. Smith, 1:598, 1:599n, 2:146, 2:177, 2:224, 2:225, 2:235, 2:272, 2:430
  • as peace negotiator, 6:74, 6:175–6:176, 7:198, 7:198n, 7:202n, 7:433, 7:473–7:474, 7:505–7:506, 7:541, 9:485
  • peace petition delivered to, 2:158–2:159n
  • receives books, 10:154
  • and recommendations for D. C. Terrell, 9:413, 9:481–9:482, 9:620, 9:663, 9:664, 11:412
  • Report of the Secretary of the Treasury, on the subject of public roads and canals, 1:645–1:646, 2:213, 2:214n
  • and R. Rush’s cabinet proposal, 5:78
  • as secretary of the treasury, 1:331, 1:409, 1:660, 1:661, 2:190, 2:224–2:225, 2:356, 2:358n, 3:474, 3:602–3:603, 3:628, 4:32–4:33n, 4:520n, 4:537, 4:586, 5:440, 5:560, 6:398, 6:432, 6:491, 6:491, 7:202n, 9:8, 9:322, 9:358, 9:474–9:475, 9:475, 9:511, 9:513, 9:513n, 10:476, 10:477n, 10:609
  • and settlement of W. C. C. Claiborne’s accounts, 2:471
  • and W. Short, 4:61n
  • and Supreme Court appointment, 3:151
  • TJ introduces W. C. Preston to, 11:197, 11:199
  • TJ on, 2:272, 3:506–3:507, 3:602, 3:603, 11:436
  • in TJ’s administration, 1:172
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624
  • and TJ’s statement on the batture controversy, 3:30–3:32, 3:46, 3:68–3:69, 3:69n, 3:70–3:73, 3:118, 3:123–3:125, 3:152, 3:486n
  • visits Monticello, 1:441, 1:464, 1:466, 1:599n, 1:664
  • visits Montpellier (Madison family estate), 1:439
  • and Whiskey Rebellion, 6:254, 6:256n
  • W. Wirt on, 3:626–3:627
  • and Yazoo land scheme, 3:127–3:128

Gallatin, Hannah Nicholson (Albert Gallatin’s wife)

  • greetings sent to, 11:412
  • visits Monticello, 1:441, 1:464, 1:466
  • visits Montpellier (Madison family estate), 1:439

Gallaudet, Thomas Hopkins

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

Gallego, Joseph

  • and P. Mazzei’s Richmond property, 5:621–5:622
  • and wheat prices, 4:104

Galleria degli Uffizi (Florence), 10:71, 10:72n

Galloway, Benjamin

  • on aging, 8:517
  • and elections in Md., 4:151–4:152, 4:153n
  • on European affairs, 8:517–8:518, 8:598, 8:599n
  • forwards poem to TJ, 4:392–4:393
  • health of, 10:275
  • identified, 4:37n
  • letters from, 4:36–4:37, 4:150–4:153, 4:392–4:393, 7:272, 8:419–8:420, 8:517–8:518, 10:275–10:276
  • letters to, 4:69, 4:470–4:471, 7:305, 8:433, 10:321–10:322
  • political opinions of, 8:419–8:420, 8:518
  • proposed visit to Highland, 7:272, 7:305, 8:419, 8:433
  • proposed visit to Monticello, 7:272, 7:305, 8:419, 8:420, 8:433, 8:517, 8:518
  • proposed visit to Washington, 8:420, 8:433
  • and publication of TJ’s correspondence, 10:275, 10:321–10:322, 10:322n
  • quotes TJ’s first inaugural address, 4:151, 4:153n
  • rebuts “Steady Patriot” letters, 4:36–4:37, 4:37n, 4:69
  • sends greetings to Monroes, 8:420
  • travels of, 8:517, 10:275
  • visits Monticello, 8:588–8:589, 8:598, 10:275, 10:275
  • and watchmaker for Charlottesville, 10:275–10:276

Galloway, Henrietta Maria Chew (Benjamin Galloway’s wife), 4:153, 10:276

Galloway, Joseph

  • and Mifflin family, 7:711, 7:711

Galt, Dr.

  • and C. Bellini estate, 9:491

Galt, William, 5:15, 5:298–5:299, 5:427

Galt v. Thweatt

  • cited in batture case, 4:295

galvanism

  • study of, 7:663, 7:667, 7:686

Gálvez, Bernardo de, 3:161, 3:161n

Gama, Antonio de León y. See León y Gama, Antonio de

Gamble, John Grattan

  • identified, 6:305n
  • letters from, 6:304–6:305
  • letters to, 6:371–6:372
  • Richmond lot sold to, 4:288n, 6:304–6:305, 6:365–6:366, 6:371–6:372
  • and TJ’s tobacco, 4:593

Gamble, John N.

  • and East Tennessee College, 2:266–2:267, 2:365–2:366
  • identified, 2:268n
  • letters from, 2:266–2:268
  • letters to, 2:365–2:366

Gamble, Richard

  • rents land from W. Short, 4:198

Gamble, Robert

  • merchant, 2:430, 4:212

Gamble, Thomas

  • as American naval commander, 11:534n

Gamble (Gambell), William

  • rents land from W. Short, 4:198, 4:675

games

  • billiards, 11:xlvi–11:xlvii
  • handball, 11:390, 11:391n
  • robin’s alive, 7:128, 7:130n, 7:203, 8:182, 8:184n, 9:330

G. & R. Waite (Baltimore firm)

  • lottery office of, 4:391, 4:392n

Ganilh, Charles

  • J. C. Cabell reads, 7:6
  • Des Systèmes d’Économie Politique, 5:636, 5:637n
  • An Inquiry into the Various Systems of Political Economy, 6:53, 6:54n

Gannin, Mr. (barber), 1:41

Gantt, Edward

  • identified, 4:508n
  • letters from accounted for, 4:508n
  • letters to, 4:508
  • seeks appointment for son, 4:508, 4:509, 4:539, 4:540n

garavance. See chickpea (garavance; garbanzo bean)

garbanzo bean. See chickpea (garavance; garbanzo bean)

Garber, Michael, 2:457, 2:458n

Gard, François

  • identified, 9:655–9:656n
  • letter from, 9:654–9:656
  • seeks to establish school for deaf and mute in U.S., 9:654–9:655, 10:39, 10:343, 10:489

Gardeil, Jean Baptiste

  • translates Traduction des œuvres médicales d’Hippocrate, sur le texte grec, d’après l’édition de Foës (ed. D. J. Tournon), 11:127, 11:152, 11:175, 11:193, 11:297, 11:395

Garden Book (Thomas Jefferson), 3:xlv, 3:358 (illus.)

garden cress, 5:550

The Gardeners Dictionary (P. Miller), 2:83, 11:165

The Gardeners Kalendar (P. Miller), 2:83, 11:165

The Gardener’s Pocket Dictionary (J. Abercrombie), 2:83, 11:165

Gardenia jasminoides. See cape jasmine (cape jessamine)

Gardenier, Barent, 1:438, 1:439n, 3:360n, 3:502, 11:312

gardening. See also McMahon, Bernard; seeds

  • books on, 2:82, 2:83, 4:289n, 6:118, 6:167, 6:214, 6:214, 8:388, 8:672, 11:352
  • in Mass., proposed publication on, 1:671–1:673
  • C. W. Peale on, 4:139, 4:180, 4:531, 5:323–5:324, 8:82
  • study of, 7:639, 7:639
  • TJ on, 3:501–3:502, 3:502–3:503, 4:93

garden pavilion

  • at Monticello, 5:xlvii, 5:99n, 5:358 (illus.)

gardens. See also McMahon, Bernard; Thoüin, André

  • at Barboursville, 9:532, 9:532n
  • at Central College/University of Virginia, 8:87
  • and English landscape design, 1:191–1:192
  • greenhouse at Monticello, 2:xli, 2:80, 2:103, 10:xlvi, 10:240 (illus.), 10:517
  • greenhouse of C. W. Peale, 8:457
  • Jardin des Plantes, 1:202n, 2:162, 2:536, 3:629, 8:325, 8:615, 10:239–10:240
  • Jardin du Roi, 1:202n, 1:274n, 1:596
  • Liverpool Botanic Garden, 1:163, 1:164n, 1:164n, 1:435
  • at Monticello, 3:xlv, 3:358 (illus.), 3:502–3:503, 3:545, 4:561, 10:644
  • at Monticello, described, 1:388, 1:398, 1:436–1:437n
  • at Monticello, locks for, 1:302
  • at Monticello, TJ’s plans for, 1:400–1:401, 1:410, 3:455–3:456
  • in New York City, 9:369–9:370, 10:239–10:240, 10:240n, 10:287
  • C. W. Peale on, 4:139, 4:180, 4:531
  • at Philadelphia, 8:615, 8:640
  • at Poplar Forest, 3:xlv–3:xlvi, 3:353–3:354, 4:381
  • proposed Washington botanical garden, 4:426–4:427, 4:535, 4:563–4:564n, 11:136, 11:143n, 11:144n
  • at Saint Louis, proposed by J. Bradbury, 1:436–1:437n, 2:534n
  • at Shadwell Mills, 1:451–1:452
  • TJ on, 4:93
  • TJ orders plants for, 2:140
  • TJ spends time in his, 1:162, 1:166, 1:187, 2:92, 2:110, 2:128, 2:254, 2:259, 2:266, 2:302, 2:481
  • Washington botanic garden, 1:479
  • at Woodlands, 1:192, 1:479

Gardiner, Caleb, 2:319, 2:321n

Gardiner, Christopher, 5:387, 5:390n, 5:584, 6:145

Gardiner, John

  • The American Gardener, 4:289n, 6:118, 6:167, 6:214, 6:214, 6:215, 8:388, 8:672, 11:165

Gardiner, John S. J.

  • The Christian’s Victory Over Death and the Grave. A Sermon … on the decease of Elizabeth Lady Temple, 7:67
  • mentioned, 8:343, 8:358, 8:359n, 9:79, 9:381, 9:383

Gardner, William P.

  • identified, 5:632n
  • letters from, 5:631–5:633
  • letters to, 5:643–5:644
  • publishes Declaration of Independence, 5:631–5:632, 5:632–5:633n, 5:643

Garland, Mr.

  • employee of Brown & Robertson, 4:94, 4:101, 6:451, 8:73

Garland, Clifton

  • identified, 6:362n
  • letters to, 6:361–6:362
  • and TJ’s insurance, 6:361, 6:361n, 6:361–6:362

Garland, David Shepherd

  • and W. Armistead’s appointment, 8:126, 8:128
  • and Central College subscription, 11:636
  • letter from accounted for, 8:127n
  • political career of, 8:128

Garland, Edward (d. 1817)

  • and Albemarle Academy, 7:267, 7:282, 7:282, 7:293, 7:570
  • identified, 7:268n
  • militia service of, 7:600
  • as sheriff, 10:465n

Garland, Edward (d. 1822)

  • and Central College subscription, 11:332

Garland, Rice

  • and Albemarle Academy, 7:282, 7:335, 7:570
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 5:378–5:380
  • as sheriff, 5:274n
  • witnesses document, 5:281

Garland, Samuel

  • and TJ’s debt to B. Griffin, 8:496

Garland, Spottswood

  • and Central College subscription, 11:333, 11:636

Garland, William

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

Garland, William G.

  • and batture controversy, 2:441n, 3:476, 3:485

Garner, Richard

  • repairs gun, 10:617n

Garnett, James

  • and Central College subscription, 11:325, 11:329

Garnett, John

  • calculates longitude, 4:654
  • corrects P. S. Laplace’s errors, 4:634
  • European travels of, 8:144, 8:181
  • L. H. Girardin sends book to, 8:309
  • identified, 8:144n
  • and W. Lambert’s astronomical calculations, 1:572n, 4:637n
  • letter from, 8:144–8:145
  • letter to, 8:181
  • lunar calculations, 5:247, 8:144, 8:181
  • Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris, 1:35, 1:225, 1:286, 1:492, 1:498n, 2:62, 2:64, 2:338n, 3:431–3:432, 3:447, 3:479, 4:13, 4:55, 4:167, 4:167n, 4:202, 4:222, 4:230, 8:118, 8:142, 8:144, 8:144, 8:145n, 8:181, 9:60, 9:274
  • Tables Requisite to be used with the Nautical Ephemeris, 1:492, 1:498n, 8:660, 8:674n, 9:60, 9:274
  • visits Washington, 8:144, 8:144–8:145n

Garrard, William

  • land commissioner, 1:635, 1:642n, 9:586n, 9:586n
  • letters from accounted for, 2:492n
  • letters from mentioned, 2:491, 2:496

Garrett, Alexander

  • and Albemarle Academy, 7:267, 7:282, 7:283, 7:339, 7:427, 7:535, 7:570, 7:571
  • as Albemarle Co. clerk, 1:462–1:463n, 5:567, 6:36n, 6:36–6:37n, 8:308n, 8:396–8:397n, 8:399n, 11:243, 11:467n
  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344, 5:345n
  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 11:319
  • and burial of child at Monticello, 8:612
  • and celebration of TJ’s retirement, 1:47n
  • as Central College proctor, 11:253, 11:316, 11:316–11:318, 11:318n, 11:319, 11:327n, 11:344, 11:400, 11:463, 11:464n, 11:465–11:468, 11:468–11:469, 11:546–11:547n, 11:565, 11:570
  • and Central College subscription, 11:322, 11:329
  • and fish for TJ, 11:344
  • identified, 5:567–5:568n
  • introduces J. Lipop to TJ, 6:43
  • letters from, 5:567–5:568, 6:43, 11:253, 11:344
  • letters from accounted for, 6:5n, 7:536n
  • letter to, 11:463–11:464
  • petition to General Assembly, 5:378–5:380
  • and TJ’s debts to, 5:422, 5:424n, 5:425n
  • visits Monticello, 11:327n
  • vouches for O. Norris, 3:465
  • and weaver for Charlottesville, 11:463–11:464, 11:470

Garrett, Evelina Bolling (Alexander Garrett’s second wife)

  • and burial of family members at Monticello, 8:612
  • family of, 5:568n, 8:612n

Garrett, Ira

  • as Albemarle Co. clerk, 9:54, 9:54n
  • and Central College subscription, 11:323, 11:329

Garth, Elijah

  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344
  • letters from accounted for, 2:683
  • and Rivanna Company, 5:527–5:528, 5:528n, 5:556, 5:638–5:639

Garth, Garland

  • and Central College subscription, 11:324, 11:329

Garth, Jesse

  • and Central College subscription, 11:323, 11:329

Garth, Jesse Winston

  • agent for TJ, 5:92n
  • Albemarle Co. land of, 11:466
  • and Central College subscription, 11:323, 11:329, 11:467n
  • forwards document to TJ, 3:426
  • letters to accounted for, 5:410n
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254
  • and Rivanna Company, 7:33, 7:33n, 7:185
  • sells land to Central College, 11:xlv, 11:467n
  • TJ pays taxes to, 5:298, 5:409

Garth, Thomas

  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254
  • TJ’s account with, 11:307n

Garth, Thomas L., Jr.

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

Garth, William

  • and Central College subscription, 11:324, 11:329
  • as deputy sheriff, 5:281, 5:281n, 6:544
  • letters to accounted for, 5:281n

Garth, Willis Dabney

  • and Central College subscription, 11:324, 11:329

Garth family

  • treatment of slaves by, 4:101

Garzia, Benigno

  • Spanish governor of E. Fla., 8:223–8:224

Gass, Patrick

  • Journal of the Voyages and Travels of a Corps of Discovery, Under the command of Capt. Lewis and Capt. Clarke, 6:122

Gassendi, Pierre

  • Syntagma Epicuri Philosophiae, 9:341, 9:342n

Gaston, William

  • congressional Joint Library Committee member, 8:14

Gates, Horatio

  • and J. Delaplaine’s Repository, 10:536n
  • TJ’s correspondence with, 8:144

Gatewright, Col., 5:118

Gauls, Thomas, 2:223

Gauss, Carl Friedrich

  • astronomer, 9:84–9:85

Gawen (TJ’s slave; b. 1778)

  • hat for, 7:124
  • laborer, 4:379
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:462, 6:308, 8:61, 8:255

Gawen (TJ’s slave; b. 1804)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:461, 6:309, 6:310, 8:61, 8:255

Gay-Lussac, Joseph Louis, 1:264, 1:267n, 1:317n, 3:280n, 3:557–3:558n

A Gazetteer of the Province of Upper Canada (Smyth), 5:581, 5:582, 5:582n

A Gazetteer of the State of New-York (H. G. Spafford), 2:144n, 6:352, 6:352–6:353n, 6:400, 6:400n, 6:449, 6:450, 6:450, 6:450n, 6:450n, 7:57, 7:169, 7:169n, 7:248, 7:264, 7:273, 8:209n, 8:416, 10:544, 10:544

Gazette nationale, ou, Le Moniteur universel (Paris newspaper), 1:674, 1:676n, 8:449, 8:452, 8:452n, 10:161

Gazette of the United States (Philadelphia newspaper), 2:92, 2:93n, 7:701, 7:701, 7:702, 7:702, 7:702n

Gazzera, Jean Antoine Henri Eugene

  • Importance, et Avantages d’une Morale Publique et Privée, 1:522, 1:523n
  • Les Nuits de Ste Marie-Magdelaine pénitente, 1:522, 1:523n
  • sends books to TJ, 2:37
  • Les Veilles de Saint-Augustin, Évêque d’Hippone, 1:522, 1:523n

Geddes, James

  • and Champlain Canal, 11:358n

Geddes, John

  • and pro-war address sent to J. Madison, 5:332n

geese

  • price of, 8:307
  • TJ purchases, 4:12n, 4:210
  • at Tufton, 1:420
  • wild, 1:56, 1:153, 1:161, 1:167, 1:186, 1:199, 1:225, 1:466, 1:467, 1:469, 1:486, 2:103

Geffers, Thomas

  • letter from S. Freaman accounted for, 2:504n

Geist der spekulativen Philosophie (D. Tiedemann), 9:698

gelder rose. See roses, guelder

Gelston, David

  • and books for TJ, 7:263, 7:282, 7:307–7:308, 9:333, 10:243, 10:243n, 10:244, 10:356, 10:393–10:394, 10:395, 10:410, 10:411, 10:450, 10:466, 10:466, 10:473n, 11:255, 11:255n
  • collector at New York, 2:544, 3:604, 3:637–3:638, 4:365, 4:546, 4:589, 4:591, 5:160, 9:102, 9:102n, 9:333, 9:369–9:370, 10:58, 10:91, 10:170, 10:171n, 10:172n, 10:243, 10:243n, 10:244, 10:274, 10:275n, 10:292, 10:318, 10:410, 10:466, 10:473, 11:531
  • forwards spinning machine to TJ, 5:131–5:132, 5:143, 5:175, 5:201, 5:220
  • identified, 1:282n
  • letters from, 1:294, 4:199, 5:175, 5:220, 7:263, 7:307–7:308, 9:333, 10:278, 10:299–10:300, 10:307, 10:338–10:339, 10:342, 10:410, 10:450
  • letters from accounted for, 3:245n
  • letters to, 1:281–1:282, 3:245, 4:235, 4:589, 5:201–5:202, 7:282, 9:369–9:370, 10:292, 10:318, 10:393–10:394, 10:395–10:396, 10:466, 10:473
  • lists steamboats, 4:199–4:200, 4:235
  • and D. Parker’s double plow, 3:228, 3:245, 3:251
  • sends macaroni to TJ, 10:307, 10:342, 10:411
  • verifies TJ’s subscription to work, 4:408, 4:409, 4:530–4:531
  • and wine for TJ, 1:180, 1:257, 1:268, 1:281–1:282, 1:294, 10:91, 10:92n, 10:170, 10:274, 10:278, 10:292, 10:299, 10:307, 10:318, 10:338, 10:342, 10:395, 10:411, 10:411, 10:466

Gelston, Maltby, 1:183, 1:374, 1:409

Genealogical, chronological, historical, and geographical atlas (Las Cases), 4:325–4:326, 4:326n, 5:7, 5:83, 5:114, 5:211, 5:436, 7:90

General Armstrong (brig), 11:25, 11:26n, 11:65

A General Catalogue of Valuable and Rare Old Books, in the Ancient and Modern Languages, and Various Classes of Literature (Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown [London firm]), 8:580, 8:581n, 9:108, 9:108–9:109, 9:109n

A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages (Pinkerton), 1:256n

General Geography, and Rudiments of Useful Knowledge (Spafford), 1:105, 1:106n, 1:196–1:199, 2:143, 2:144n, 6:352

The General History of Polybius (trans. Hampton), 1:580

The General History of Europe, contained in the Historical and Political Monthly Mercuries (J. Phillips), 10:486

General Jackson (schooner), 9:118n, 9:118–9:119n, 9:119n

The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles (Smith), 5:508–5:509

General Marion (brig), 10:170, 10:411, 11:531

General Repository and Review

  • and F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:506–4:508n, 4:615n

General Republican Committee of the City and Co. of N.Y.

  • letters from, 1:530–1:534
  • letters to, 1:568–1:569

General Silveira (brig), 9:324, 9:325–9:326n

A general system of nature, through the three grand kingdoms of animals, vegetables, and minerals (C. Linnaeus; trans. W. Turton), 1:581, 7:626

A General Treatise of Husbandry and Gardening (Bradley), 2:82

General Ward (brig), 10:58, 10:278, 10:292, 10:411

General Washington (ship), 10:313, 10:313n

Genet, Edmond Charles

  • correspondence with TJ, 1:487, 1:487n, 1:570
  • mentioned, 7:217
  • and Philadelphia riots, 6:254
  • recall of, 6:376n

Geneva, Switzerland

  • schools in, 10:161, 10:312, 11:443–11:444
  • TJ on, 8:326

Genghis Khan

  • J. Adams on, 5:184, 5:185n, 5:584–5:585, 5:585n
  • mentioned, 6:138, 6:466, 7:477

Genlis, Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de

  • mentioned, 9:175

Genoa, Italy

  • and Congress of Vienna, 9:90

The Gentleman and Farmer’s Guide for the Increase and Improvement of Cattle (Bradley), 2:82, 2:83n

The Gentleman Farmer (H. H. Kames), 1:581, 2:82, 7:626, 10:195, 10:196n, 11:164

The Gentleman’s New Pocket Companion (Mason), 5:447, 5:448n, 5:455

Gentry, Benajah

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

Gentry, Robert

  • and Central College subscription, 11:323, 11:329

The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus (Josephus; trans. W. Whiston), 10:617, 10:637, 11:303

A Geographical Description of the State of Louisiana (W. Darby), 11:429, 11:429n, 11:459–11:460, 11:460n

A Geographical Description of the United States (J. Melish), 10:543

Geographical Intelligence (J. Melish), 10:543, 10:543n

A Geographical and Statistical View of Massachusetts Proper (Dickinson), 6:44, 6:82

Géographie Ancienne Abrégée (Anville), 4:312n

geography. See also Ellicott, Andrew (1754–1820); Lambert, William; maps; prime meridian

  • books on, 1:105, 1:106n, 1:256n, 1:581, 2:143, 2:144n, 3:386n, 3:386n, 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
  • bound pamphlets on, 8:630
  • collegiate education in, 7:480, 7:480, 7:638, 7:639, 7:663, 7:667, 9:529
  • elementary education in, 7:637, 7:640, 7:685
  • TJ on, 5:165–5:166, 9:440–9:441
  • and TJ’s calculations of latitude, 3:361–3:367, 4:188, 4:237–4:238, 4:344–4:346, 4:403, 9:245–9:246, 10:xlvii–10:xlviii, 10:514–10:515, 10:571–10:572

Geological Society of London

  • transactions of, 5:514, 5:514, 5:514–5:515n

geology. See also mineralogy

  • books on, 1:184, 2:47–2:48, 2:49n, 8:429, 8:429, 8:429–8:430n
  • Neptunism, 3:263–3:264, 3:264n
  • scholars of, 1:202n, 2:376, 2:377n, 2:404n
  • study of, 2:551, 2:552n, 7:667
  • R. Turner on, 10:564
  • of Va., 9:591, 9:592n, 11:535, 11:536n, 11:563
  • of Vt., 7:357

Geometrical and Graphical Essays (G. Adams), 1:581, 8:670, 8:685

geophysics

  • J. Wood’s work on, 2:95, 2:134, 2:161, 2:171, 2:536, 3:251, 3:251n

Γεωπονικά Geoponicorum sive de re rustica libri XX (C. Bassus)

  • edited by P. Needham (1704), 2:81–2:82
  • edited by T. Owen (180506), 8:56, 8:57n, 11:164
  • translated by P. Needham; edited by J. N. Niclas (1781), 2:81–2:82, 2:83n, 10:233, 11:164

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

George (J. H. Cocke’s slave)

  • delivers letters, 11:651n

George (slave)

  • murder of, 1:168n

George (TJ’s slave), 2:425, 2:425, 2:426n, 2:464

George (ship), 11:652

George III, king of Great Britain

  • artistic taste of, 10:654, 11:3
  • death of reported, 4:172–4:173
  • and encouragement of Federalists, 4:100
  • J. W. Eppes on, 3:255
  • health of, 4:32, 4:83, 4:91, 4:133, 4:156, 4:187, 4:198–4:199, 4:376, 8:355, 8:356n
  • P. Henry on, 7:495, 7:548
  • illness of, 2:276, 2:277n
  • and impressment, 7:465, 7:466–7:467n
  • land grant by, 2:87, 2:88n
  • and meeting with TJ, 5:494, 5:494n, 5:503–5:504
  • mentioned, 8:551
  • and partitions of Poland, 7:298
  • and S. Perceval, 4:271, 4:272
  • recovers health, 3:519, 3:543, 3:577
  • 1774 address of Continental Congress to, 6:440, 6:612–6:613, 6:614n
  • TJ on, 1:442, 2:210, 2:275, 3:208, 3:299, 5:135–5:136, 5:136, 5:137n, 6:53, 6:141, 6:493, 7:34, 7:36n, 7:410, 8:355, 10:367–10:368, 10:550
  • in S. G. Tucker’s poem, 1:617, 1:619
  • tyranny of, 4:670

George, Prince Regent (later George IV, king of Great Britain)

  • addresses parliament, 5:587, 5:588n, 8:261n, 8:599n, 11:242n
  • alcohol consumption of, 4:364
  • American perceptions of, 8:518
  • criticized, 7:60–7:61
  • on impressment, 7:464
  • and political reform, 10:575n
  • political views of, 8:107, 8:542–8:543, 8:543, 8:544–8:545n
  • as Prince of Wales, 3:437, 3:462–3:463, 3:481, 3:553, 3:577, 4:32, 4:150, 4:153n, 4:272, 4:519, 4:539, 4:540n, 4:586, 4:587, 4:611, 4:649, 5:156, 5:156n, 6:142–6:143, 6:145n, 6:296, 6:522, 7:34, 7:36n, 7:87, 7:96, 8:338
  • TJ on, 3:299, 3:437, 7:410, 8:260–8:261, 8:542–8:543, 8:544–8:545n, 11:24

George, William, 2:179

George Jefferson & Company (Richmond firm)

  • as TJ’s agent in Richmond, 1:44n

George’s Tavern (Goochland Co., Va.)

  • post office at, 2:178–2:179, 2:269

Georgetown, D.C.

  • banks in, 8:19, 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
  • bills drawn at, 1:458
  • Crawford’s tavern, 4:19
  • farming near, 2:167
  • Federal Republican, 7:xlv–7:xlvi, 7:434 (illus.), 8:201, 8:202n
  • ferry of J. Mason, 1:52n, 8:290
  • growth of, 4:27
  • Messenger, 11:217, 11:217n, 11:218n
  • postmaster at, 11:110
  • Republicans of, address TJ, 1:21–1:23
  • threatened by British forces, 8:153
  • TJ addresses Republicans of, 1:34

Georgetown College (later Georgetown University), 4:289, 11:390, 11:391n

Georgetown Potomac Bridge Company, 4:27, 4:28n

Georgia

  • British atrocities in 1779, 8:385n
  • cotton grown in, 10:547
  • crops in, 2:3
  • militia, 3:281–3:282
  • newspapers, 4:92, 4:127–4:128, 4:130–4:131
  • rice cultivated in, 4:39–4:40, 5:560
  • sheep raised in, 4:40
  • surveying of, 5:100–5:101
  • and trade with Indians, 11:125
  • University of (Athens), 5:297, 5:297–5:298n, 5:372
  • and Yazoo land scheme, 4:603, 4:604

Georgia Republican (Savannah newspaper), 4:92, 4:127–4:128, 4:130–4:131

Georgics (Virgil), 9:139, 9:139n

geraniums

  • TJ gives to M. B. Smith, 1:29, 1:29+

Gérard, Georges Joseph, 8:559

Gérard de Rayneval, Joseph Mathias

  • Institutions du Droit de la Nature et des Gens, 7:627, 8:285, 8:328

Germain, Mr., 5:118

German, Mr.

  • and T. M. Randolph’s will, 6:19, 6:19, 6:20

German, Obadiah

  • as U.S. senator, 6:241

German language

  • documents in, from
    • L. de Prunner, 2:299
  • study of, 7:480, 7:661
  • TJ on study of, 4:163

Germantown, Battle of (1777), 8:494

Germantown, Pa.

  • textile mills in, 8:547
  • yellow fever in, 10:137, 10:151–10:152

Germany

  • book prices in, 9:559–9:560, 9:697
  • desire for reform in, 2:7–2:8
  • education in, 9:186, 9:403–9:404
  • emigrants from, 11:305
  • geology of, 2:376
  • mercenaries from, 2:604
  • scholarship in, 9:83–9:87, 9:195, 9:195, 9:195, 9:196, 9:299, 9:455–9:456, 9:560–9:561, 9:697–9:698, 10:213, 10:320, 10:485n, 11:408, 11:414–11:415, 11:422, 11:422, 11:633
  • TJ on, 10:608
  • and trade, 10:92
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502, 4:502, 4:502, 4:505, 4:506, 4:506

Gerna, Anthony

  • identified, 3:647n
  • letters from, 3:645–3:647
  • recommends T. Arata, 3:645–3:646, 4:376

Gerry, Ann Thompson (Elbridge Gerry’s wife), 5:318, 8:135

Gerry, Elbridge (1744–1814)

  • and J. Adams, 4:313
  • criticizes Federalists, 5:316–5:319
  • and H. Dearborn, 4:84n
  • death of, 8:99, 8:99n, 8:106, 8:107n, 8:135, 8:135n, 8:148, 10:360, 10:360
  • defeated for reelection as governor, 5:4, 5:70, 5:125, 5:244
  • family of, 5:318, 6:359, 8:135, 9:4, 9:6n
  • fears his letters intercepted, 5:127, 6:263
  • as governor of Mass., 2:348, 2:367n, 2:430, 4:83, 4:84n, 4:475
  • health of, 6:185
  • identified, 1:573n
  • introduced to T. M. Randolph, 1:572–1:573, 1:574
  • introduces namesake son, 6:355–6:356
  • invited to visit Monticello, 6:207–6:208
  • letters from, 5:6–5:7, 5:127–5:128, 5:316–5:319, 6:184–6:185, 6:263–6:264, 6:355–6:356
  • letters to, 1:572–1:573, 5:125–5:127, 6:207–6:208
  • Message from his Excellency the Governor, 5:6, 5:7n
  • opinions on France and Great Britain, 5:316–5:319
  • reelected governor, 3:553, 3:553n
  • signer of Declaration of Independence, 4:475, 6:137
  • Speech of His Excellency the Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 5:6, 5:7n
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624, 5:6
  • and upcoming 1812 election, 5:303, 5:329, 5:330–5:331
  • as vice president, 6:184, 6:185n, 6:207, 6:263, 7:313, 7:314n
  • as vice presidential candidate, 5:127, 5:127n, 5:318, 5:355
  • and B. Waterhouse, 1:296–1:297, 1:299, 5:640, 5:642, 6:38, 6:99, 6:101n
  • wishes to see TJ, 6:184–6:185, 6:263

Gerry, Elbridge (1793–1867)

  • copies letter for father, 6:263
  • extended family of, 6:355, 6:356n, 6:359
  • health of, 6:263–6:264
  • identified, 6:356n
  • introduced to TJ, 6:355–6:356, 6:359
  • sends greetings to TJ, 6:264

Geschichte der Kunst des Alterthums (J. J. Winckelmann), 9:698

Gessner, Conrad

  • works of, 7:389

Ghent

  • peace negotiations at, 7:156n, 7:424–7:425, 7:499–7:500, 7:516, 7:541, 8:5, 8:17, 8:18–8:19, 8:20, 8:44, 8:50, 8:75–8:76, 8:77n, 8:112–8:113, 8:137, 8:138, 8:157, 8:163, 8:168, 8:186–8:187, 8:329n, 8:338, 11:501

Ghent, Treaty of (1814)

  • arrives from Europe, 8:269, 8:339
  • copy of sent to TJ, 8:282
  • effect of, 8:375–8:376, 8:419–8:420, 8:453, 8:480
  • and fishery rights, 7:455n
  • and impressment, 8:113n, 8:260, 8:267
  • mentioned, 8:226n, 9:571, 9:573n, 10:380
  • J. Monroe on, 8:269, 8:443
  • and national boundaries, 8:269
  • newspaper summaries of, 8:269
  • ratification of, 8:268, 8:269n, 8:269, 8:303, 8:480, 8:481n, 8:570
  • The Second Crisis of America (A. C. Mitchell), 8:564, 8:564n
  • support for, 8:271, 8:329n, 8:353, 8:443, 8:453
  • TJ on, 8:260, 8:261, 8:267, 8:351, 8:357, 8:372–8:373, 8:382, 8:522, 8:543, 8:576

Gherardini, Mr.

  • public official in Florence, 9:294, 9:294

gherkins. See cucumbers

Ghesquière, Joseph, 8:559, 8:559–8:560, 8:560, 8:562n

Ghettini, Ranieri Lorenzani

  • and P. Mazzei’s will, 9:675

Gholson, Thomas, Jr., 1:66, 5:23n

Giannini, Nicholas, 1:81n

Gibbon, Lieut. (ship’s officer), 1:182

Gibbon, Edward

  • J. Adams on, 8:552
  • The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, 1:580, 3:546, 7:629, 7:662
  • mentioned, 6:228, 6:238, 6:302, 7:74, 7:480
  • works of, 8:49, 11:206

Gibbon, James

  • as collector at Richmond, 1:268, 2:667, 3:111, 3:148–3:149, 3:153
  • identified, 2:669n
  • judges wine, 9:499, 9:499
  • letters from, 2:669, 3:111, 9:269, 9:272, 9:318–9:319, 11:378
  • letters to, 3:153–3:154, 9:286, 9:324, 11:353
  • and seeds for TJ, 2:506, 2:507n, 2:669, 11:302, 11:302n, 11:353, 11:378
  • and sugar for TJ, 9:57, 9:269, 9:272, 9:286, 9:318, 9:324

Gibbs, George

  • identified, 11:187–11:188n
  • letter from, 11:187–11:188
  • and New-York Historical Society, 11:187, 11:188–11:189

Gibbs, Samuel

  • British general, 8:264, 8:301n

Gibert, Peter

  • in S.C. legislature, 4:343

Gibson, Capt.

  • and Niagara Campaign, 5:536–5:537

Gibson, Elizabeth Sanderson (Patrick Gibson’s wife)

  • death of, 4:522–4:523
  • health of, 3:435

Gibson, James

  • and American Philosophical Society, 3:41–3:42

Gibson, John, 1:652

Gibson, John (of Ind. Territory)

  • letters from accounted for, 5:445n
  • seeks appointment, 5:445, 5:445–5:446n

Gibson, Patrick. See also Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm)

  • account with TJ, 4:321–4:322, 7:472, 7:516–7:518, 7:716, 8:491n, 8:492, 8:582, 8:608–8:609, 8:624–8:625, 9:50–9:51, 9:449, 11:67–11:68, 11:236–11:237, 11:593–11:594, 11:638
  • and currency for TJ, 4:522, 4:594, 4:618, 5:264, 5:264n, 6:147, 6:185, 6:306, 6:321, 6:337, 6:372+, 6:396, 6:544, 6:552, 6:552, 6:561, 6:615, 7:212, 7:222, 7:241, 7:263, 7:263, 7:268, 7:346, 8:97, 8:100, 8:157, 8:180, 8:180n, 8:182, 8:182n, 8:186, 8:389, 8:477, 8:478n, 9:406
  • and death of G. Jefferson, 4:675, 5:258, 5:289–5:290, 5:306
  • and embargo, 4:548, 4:593–4:594, 7:300
  • and goods for TJ, 4:522, 4:547–4:548, 5:558, 5:599, 5:622, 6:306, 7:188–7:189, 7:488, 7:710, 7:712, 7:716–7:717, 8:97, 8:582, 8:608–8:609, 9:286, 9:370–9:371, 9:371–9:372, 9:541–9:542, 9:542, 9:552, 9:582, 10:435, 10:539, 11:189, 11:274, 11:378
  • and gunpowder for TJ, 6:117, 6:147, 6:186, 7:155, 7:291, 7:307
  • health of, 3:434, 4:217, 8:180, 10:669
  • identified, 4:523n
  • and G. Jefferson’s consular bond, 4:277
  • and legal services for TJ, 4:679, 5:87
  • letters from, 4:522–4:523, 4:547–4:548, 5:289–5:290, 5:621–5:622, 5:660, 6:20–6:21, 6:90–6:91, 6:106, 6:113–6:114, 6:147, 6:168–6:169, 6:295–6:296, 6:321, 6:334–6:335, 6:356, 6:396, 6:552–6:553, 6:615–6:616, 7:69–7:70, 7:86–7:87, 7:114–7:115, 7:141, 7:188–7:189, 7:215, 7:222, 7:241, 7:268, 7:307, 7:346, 7:412, 7:457–7:458, 7:472, 7:491–7:492, 7:602, 7:716–7:717, 8:49, 8:100, 8:127–8:128, 8:142, 8:180, 8:182, 8:323, 8:389–8:390, 8:466–8:467, 8:471, 8:477–8:478, 8:491–8:492, 8:582, 8:608–8:609, 8:694, 9:37, 9:124, 9:272–9:273, 9:499, 9:552, 9:568–9:569, 9:708, 10:36, 10:157, 10:480, 10:671–10:672, 11:118–11:119, 11:208, 11:304, 11:362, 11:395, 11:476–11:477, 11:605
  • letters from accounted for, 7:552n, 8:284n, 8:467n, 9:106n, 9:494n, 9:552n, 11:237n, 11:594n
  • letters to, 4:526, 4:557–4:558, 4:580, 4:593–4:594, 4:633, 5:91–5:92, 5:132, 5:225, 5:306, 5:350–5:351, 5:575–5:576, 5:597–5:598, 5:599, 5:656, 5:670–5:672, 6:4, 6:43–6:44, 6:66, 6:116–6:117, 6:185–6:186, 6:294–6:295, 6:305–6:306, 6:337–6:338, 6:372+, 6:543–6:545, 6:561–6:562, 7:72, 7:123, 7:155–7:156, 7:179+, 7:212, 7:263, 7:290–7:291, 7:401–7:402, 7:433, 7:459–7:460, 7:516–7:518, 7:551–7:552, 7:555, 7:572–7:573, 7:710, 8:47–8:48, 8:63, 8:96–8:97, 8:157, 8:186–8:187, 8:284, 8:624–8:625, 8:676, 9:50–9:51, 9:62, 9:99, 9:106, 9:133, 9:254, 9:312–9:313, 9:370–9:371, 9:406, 9:449, 9:541–9:542, 9:567–9:568, 9:593–9:594, 10:59, 10:218–10:219, 10:246, 10:300, 10:387–10:388, 10:434–10:435, 10:466–10:467, 10:539, 10:576, 10:617, 10:669–10:670, 11:67–11:68, 11:128, 11:236–11:237, 11:290–11:291, 11:379–11:380, 11:380–11:381, 11:464–11:465, 11:496, 11:593–11:594, 11:638
  • letters to accounted for, 5:264n, 5:299n, 6:25n, 6:372n, 6:396n, 7:87n, 7:180n, 7:241n, 7:346n, 8:182n, 8:187n, 8:284n, 8:323n, 8:390n, 8:467n, 8:491n, 8:520n, 8:582n, 9:569n, 10:388n
  • and P. Mazzei’s Richmond property, 4:290, 5:264, 5:575, 5:597–5:598, 5:599, 5:621–5:622, 5:656, 5:660, 6:4, 6:21, 6:43, 6:90–6:91, 6:106, 6:113, 6:116, 6:147, 6:168–6:169, 6:185–6:186, 6:294, 6:295, 6:305–6:306, 6:306, 6:306, 6:321, 6:332, 6:334, 6:335, 6:337, 6:372+, 6:396
  • mentioned, 3:512–3:513, 3:542n, 3:551n, 3:551n
  • and nailrod for TJ, 7:155, 7:188, 7:472, 7:602
  • and overseas trade, 8:100
  • payments made for TJ, 4:557, 4:580, 4:593, 4:594, 5:93, 5:104n, 5:225, 5:350–5:351, 5:409–5:410, 5:447, 5:545, 5:656, 5:660, 5:663, 5:670–5:672, 6:3, 6:4, 6:20, 6:48, 6:117, 6:122, 6:306, 6:321, 6:321, 6:336, 6:336, 6:337, 6:338, 6:356, 6:372, 6:374, 6:396, 6:543–6:544, 6:544, 6:552, 6:552, 6:648, 7:45n, 7:72, 7:154, 7:154, 7:155, 7:347, 7:349, 7:367, 7:402, 7:433, 7:434, 7:457, 7:488, 7:522, 7:552, 7:554–7:555, 7:555, 7:572, 7:594, 7:602, 7:617, 7:618n, 7:633, 7:646, 7:649, 7:710, 7:710, 7:717, 8:10, 8:47, 8:49, 8:63, 8:63, 8:73, 8:79n, 8:157, 8:157, 8:180, 8:186, 8:284, 8:468, 8:491n, 8:491–8:492n, 8:536, 8:582, 8:586, 8:625, 8:663, 8:676, 8:694, 9:106, 9:131n, 9:272, 9:418, 9:449, 9:450n, 9:450n, 9:463, 9:537, 9:542, 9:552n, 9:594, 9:603, 10:19, 10:388, 10:390, 10:452, 10:452–10:453, 10:462, 10:466–10:467, 10:473, 10:538, 10:539, 10:576, 10:617, 10:617n, 10:630, 11:14, 11:31, 11:66, 11:67, 11:67–11:68, 11:112, 11:118–11:119, 11:128, 11:137, 11:161, 11:193, 11:237, 11:290, 11:291, 11:304, 11:307, 11:337, 11:337n, 11:362, 11:366, 11:380, 11:381, 11:395, 11:398, 11:419, 11:420, 11:465, 11:548
  • and payments to TJ, 5:91–5:92, 5:420n, 6:20, 6:106, 6:147, 6:372+, 6:372+, 7:72, 7:86, 7:123, 7:141, 7:155, 7:179+, 7:457, 7:491, 8:96–8:97, 8:100, 8:127–8:128, 8:128, 8:142, 8:157, 8:157, 8:180, 8:466–8:467, 8:471, 9:402n, 9:450
  • and plows for TJ, 4:522, 4:526, 7:246, 7:246
  • portrait of, 5:xlix, 5:358 (illus.)
  • and shipments to TJ, 5:312, 5:356, 5:507, 8:100, 8:609, 8:625, 10:462, 10:565, 10:576, 10:628
  • W. Short’s account with, 9:693, 10:21
  • as temporary consul to Lisbon, 3:435–3:436, 3:441–3:442, 3:443
  • and TJ’s bank note from Bank of Virginia, 2:463, 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, 6:552, 6:561, 7:69, 7:215, 7:222, 7:241, 7:263, 7:268, 7:491, 7:551–7:552, 7:552, 7:555, 7:572, 7:710, 7:716, 8:47, 8:49, 8:63, 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, 10:388n, 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 TJ’s bank note from Second Bank of the United States, 11:304, 11:464, 11:476, 11:496, 11:496n, 11:593, 11:594, 11:605, 11:638
  • and TJ’s corn contracts, 7:263, 7:459–7:460
  • and TJ’s debt to P. Mazzei, 6:294–6:295
  • and TJ’s flour, 4:522, 4:548, 4:557, 4:633, 5:91–5:92, 5:132, 5:350, 5:409, 5:575–5:576, 5:656, 5:660, 6:4, 6:66, 6:91, 6:92, 6:93, 6:106, 6:110, 6:113, 6:116–6:117, 6:135, 6:136, 6:147, 6:169, 6:295, 6:306, 6:321, 6:335, 6:336, 6:356, 6:544, 7:69, 7:72, 7:86, 7:114–7:115, 7:123, 7:141, 7:155, 7:188, 7:212, 7:215, 7:222, 7:241, 7:263, 7:263, 7:290, 7:307, 7:346, 7:401–7:402, 7:412, 7:430, 7:433, 7:457, 7:459, 7:491, 7:513–7:514, 7:514–7:515, 7:515, 7:516–7:517, 7:572, 7:572, 8:48, 8:157, 8:284, 8:284, 8:284, 8:323, 8:389–8:390, 8:477, 8:491, 8:491, 8:491n, 8:492, 8:582, 8:624, 9:99, 9:124, 9:133, 9:133, 9:133n, 9:254, 9:272–9:273, 9:312–9:313, 9:370, 9:406, 9:499, 9:499n, 9:547, 9:547–9:548n, 9:552, 9:552n, 9:567–9:568, 9:593–9:594, 9:665, 9:708, 9:708, 10:36, 10:59, 10:387–10:388, 10:388, 10:435, 10:466, 10:475, 10:480, 10:539, 10:617, 10:671, 11:236–11:237, 11:290, 11:304, 11:362, 11:380, 11:395, 11:459, 11:464, 11:476, 11:593, 11:593, 11:593, 11:605, 11:605
  • and TJ’s tobacco, 4:522, 4:547–4:548, 4:557, 5:91–5:92, 5:531, 6:356, 7:263, 7:263, 7:307, 8:97, 8:100, 8:128, 8:157, 8:284, 8:284, 8:323, 8:390, 8:477, 8:491, 8:491n, 8:492, 9:99, 9:124, 9:133, 9:254, 9:370, 9:406, 9:493, 9:541, 9:552, 9:552n, 9:568–9:569, 9:569, 9:593–9:594, 10:539, 10:617, 11:362, 11:380, 11:593, 11:593
  • visits mineral springs, 1:451
  • and window glass for TJ, 3:67, 3:575, 7:712, 8:21, 11:112, 11:137
  • and wine acquired by TJ, 9:370, 9:499, 10:434–10:435, 10:435, 11:238, 11:292, 11:300, 11:302

Gibson, Robert

  • A Treatise of Practical Surveying, 1:576, 1:650

Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm). See also Gibson, Patrick; Jefferson, George (TJ’s cousin); Ligon, James

  • account with TJ, 10:387, 10:480, 10:480n, 10:669, 10:671, 11:14
  • and agricultural equipment acquired by TJ, 3:245, 4:487, 4:522, 4:526, 5:93
  • and animals acquired by TJ, 1:483, 1:596, 2:155, 3:148–3:149, 3:153–3:154, 3:154, 3:168, 3:176–3:177, 8:41, 8:42n
  • and books acquired by TJ, 2:337, 2:349, 3:168, 3:169n, 4:48, 4:51–4:52, 4:56, 4:72, 4:74, 4:74n, 4:365, 5:133, 5:447, 6:429, 7:289, 8:539, 8:579–8:580, 10:157, 10:219, 10:320, 10:357, 10:386, 10:450, 10:502, 10:532, 11:175, 11:193, 11:352, 11:397, 11:397n, 11:398
  • and building materials acquired by TJ, 1:55, 1:77, 1:123, 1:246n, 2:463, 4:57, 4:315, 4:522, 4:548, 5:133
  • and craftsmen for TJ, 11:580
  • and education of T. J. Randolph, 1:633, 1:634–1:635, 2:110, 2:116
  • flour sold for TJ, 3:341, 3:538, 3:550, 3:629, 3:650, 4:6, 4:12, 4:24n, 4:57, 4:58, 4:234n, 4:321–4:322, 4:341, 4:522, 4:548, 4:557, 4:593, 4:593, 4:618, 4:633, 5:115, 5:115–5:116, 5:121, 5:132, 5:381, 5:409, 5:413, 5:438, 5:483, 5:489, 5:545, 5:562, 5:575–5:576, 5:660, 5:663, 7:300, 7:441, 7:513–7:514, 7:514–7:515, 8:70, 10:37–10:38, 10:480
  • fodder acquired for TJ, 1:81, 1:159
  • and food acquired by TJ, 1:77, 1:114–1:115, 1:176, 1:190, 1:281–1:282, 1:483, 4:220, 4:487, 4:522, 4:529, 4:530, 4:687, 5:42, 8:67, 8:68, 8:79, 10:157, 10:300, 10:342
  • and gunpowder acquired by TJ, 3:583, 4:685, 4:686, 5:28, 5:131, 5:599, 5:622
  • and gypsum acquired by TJ, 2:197, 2:205, 2:329, 2:341, 3:313, 3:341, 3:453, 3:525–3:526, 3:567, 5:356–5:357, 5:357, 9:63
  • and household articles acquired by TJ, 1:44, 1:76, 1:123, 1:176, 1:190, 3:183, 3:200, 3:551, 4:216, 4:232, 4:522, 4:530, 4:560, 5:394, 5:485, 5:507
  • identified, 1:44n
  • and G. Jefferson’s consulship, 4:277, 4:277–4:278n
  • and T. Kosciuszko’s arrangement with TJ, 2:151–2:152, 2:188, 3:528, 3:559, 3:587, 4:3, 4:576, 4:685, 5:28
  • and legal services for TJ, 4:595n, 4:597n, 4:606n, 4:615, 4:618, 4:646, 6:332, 6:351
  • letters from, 3:258, 3:541–3:542, 3:550–3:551, 3:577, 4:467, 4:487, 4:530, 4:593, 4:618, 5:115, 5:138, 5:161, 5:264, 5:316, 5:381, 5:413, 5:438, 5:483, 5:561–5:562, 5:587
  • letters from accounted for, 2:116n, 3:258n, 4:467n, 5:161n, 5:381n, 5:438n
  • letters to, 5:409–5:410
  • letters to accounted for, 2:152n, 3:258n, 4:322n, 4:467n, 4:523n, 4:685n, 5:161n, 5:264n, 5:299n, 5:483n, 6:616n, 7:458n, 7:472n
  • letter to from S. J. Harrison, 1:346–1:348
  • and maps acquired by TJ, 2:351, 2:463
  • and P. Mazzei’s Richmond property, 4:290–4:291, 5:264, 5:562, 5:575, 5:597–5:598, 5:599, 5:621–5:622
  • and medical services for TJ, 3:529, 4:9, 4:9, 4:10
  • mentioned, 4:185
  • and nailrod and iron stock for TJ, 8:313
  • and overseers’ services for TJ, 5:561–5:562, 5:600
  • payments made for TJ, 1:219, 1:472, 1:483, 2:305, 2:329, 3:302, 3:525, 3:525–3:526, 3:526, 3:530, 3:550–3:551, 3:551, 3:587, 3:639–3:640, 4:3, 4:10–4:11, 4:75, 4:76, 4:215, 4:554, 4:580, 4:581, 5:91–5:92, 5:132, 5:409, 5:409–5:410n, 5:425, 5:425n, 5:561–5:562, 5:575, 5:600, 5:655, 6:3, 6:117–6:118, 6:118, 6:119, 6:156, 6:157, 6:166, 6:167, 6:167, 6:258, 6:314, 6:314–6:315, 6:338–6:339, 6:350, 6:362, 6:364, 6:428n, 6:431, 6:431n, 6:448, 6:450, 6:471, 6:553, 6:554n, 6:560, 7:72n, 7:178, 7:182, 7:231, 7:231n, 7:290, 7:291n, 7:552n, 7:556, 7:564–7:565, 7:568–7:569, 7:708, 8:41, 8:42n, 8:63n, 8:66, 8:71, 8:73, 8:73n, 8:95n, 8:515, 8:515, 8:519, 8:589, 8:652n, 8:660, 8:662, 8:672n, 8:676n, 9:51, 9:52, 9:77, 9:111, 9:130, 9:130, 9:254, 9:255n, 9:370, 9:400, 9:483, 9:630, 10:19, 10:68, 10:73, 10:157, 10:158, 10:159, 10:218, 10:219n, 10:229–10:230, 10:246, 10:292, 10:318, 10:320, 10:358, 10:358–10:359, 10:387–10:388, 10:388n, 10:388n, 10:440, 10:440, 10:444, 10:448, 10:452, 10:464, 10:466, 10:467n, 10:480, 10:494n, 10:502, 10:540, 10:577, 10:590, 10:597, 10:597n, 10:630, 10:670, 11:13, 11:43n, 11:237, 11:285, 11:353, 11:380n, 11:400, 11:453n, 11:522, 11:567, 11:594n, 11:617, 11:618
  • and payments to TJ, 1:506, 3:155, 4:555, 5:345, 5:356–5:357, 6:5, 6:25, 6:25n, 6:31, 6:111
  • and periodicals acquired by TJ, 1:214, 4:193, 5:133, 10:19
  • and C. Peyton’s arrangement with TJ, 5:346, 5:409, 5:420n, 5:422, 5:422, 5:422, 5:423, 5:424n, 5:425n
  • and plants and bulbs acquired by TJ, 3:545, 4:364, 4:559
  • and poetry for TJ, 3:243, 3:334
  • and scientific instruments acquired by TJ, 2:333, 3:479
  • and seeds acquired by TJ, 3:545, 4:487, 4:525, 4:526, 4:530, 4:548, 6:152
  • services of described by TJ, 4:566, 4:569, 4:675
  • and Shadwell mills’ leaseholders, 2:269, 2:292, 2:300, 3:111–3:112, 3:154, 5:575
  • and slave rental by TJ, 3:111–3:112, 3:154, 3:302, 3:529, 4:9, 4:217, 4:558, 5:104n, 5:225
  • and subscriptions for W. McClure, 5:132, 5:161, 5:174, 5:574–5:575, 5:575, 5:587
  • and textile machinery acquired by TJ, 4:512, 4:514, 4:579–4:580, 4:589, 4:591, 4:667, 5:92, 5:131–5:132, 5:143, 5:220, 5:312, 5:316, 5:356, 5:477, 5:567, 5:655
  • and TJ’s bank and promissory notes, 2:155, 2:234, 2:314, 2:463, 3:415, 3:421, 3:434, 3:541, 3:561, 4:555, 5:138, 5:316, 5:394, 5:438, 5:483, 5:561–5:562, 10:59, 10:218, 10:219n
  • and TJ’s corn contracts, 7:460n, 10:670
  • and TJ’s real estate, 2:330, 3:461, 4:63, 4:154, 4:290
  • tobacco sold for TJ, 2:27–2:28, 2:230, 2:300, 3:258, 3:620, 3:639–3:640, 4:24, 4:57, 4:381, 4:461, 4:467, 4:522, 4:547–4:548, 4:557, 4:593, 4:594, 5:91, 5:132, 5:138, 5:489, 5:531, 5:673, 10:37–10:38
  • transports goods, 1:186–1:187, 1:204–1:205, 1:307, 1:483, 3:581–3:582, 3:590–3:591, 9:3–9:4, 9:76, 9:204, 10:219, 10:300, 11:481n, 11:535
  • and wheat sold by TJ, 4:184, 5:409, 5:438
  • and window glass for TJ, 2:80, 2:362, 3:67, 3:135, 3:518, 3:520, 3:575, 3:588, 3:612
  • and wine acquired by TJ, 9:263, 9:324–9:325, 9:366, 9:402, 9:659, 10:109n, 10:112, 10:127, 10:157, 10:193, 10:218, 10:219, 10:229–10:230, 10:247, 10:292, 10:300, 10:318, 10:342, 10:358, 10:440, 10:494, 10:494n, 11:131, 11:131–11:132, 11:137, 11:137–11:138, 11:144, 11:156, 11:204
  • and writings by TJ, 3:243, 4:560, 4:581, 5:132, 5:151

Gibson’s ordinary (Buckingham Co.), 6:487, 6:487–6:488n, 6:595, 6:595n, 10:492n, 10:518

Gifford, William

  • recommends book, 9:196

gigs

  • axle, 2:453
  • harness for, 2:55, 2:60
  • loan of TJ’s, 1:488
  • taxes on, 7:xlv
  • TJ stops using, 8:350
  • travel in, 11:14

Gilbert, Sir Geoffrey

  • TJ recommends works by, 7:628

Giles, William Branch

  • and batture controversy, 3:203–3:204, 3:244, 3:254, 3:290
  • and Central College subscription, 11:327n, 11:590–11:591
  • correspondence with J. Monroe, 1:93n
  • and A. Gallatin, 1:598, 1:599n, 2:224–2:225, 6:202
  • identified, 3:205n
  • letter from accounted for, 10:679
  • letters to, 3:203–3:205, 4:164, 11:590–11:592
  • mentioned, 3:251
  • recommends W. J. Harris, 4:91n, 4:185
  • requests assistance, 2:170n
  • resolution of, 2:70, 2:70n
  • rumored as secretary of state, 1:118
  • and R. Smith’s dismissal, 5:647, 5:648n
  • as U.S. senator, 1:232, 2:190, 4:163, 4:164n, 6:241, 6:242, 6:242n, 7:22, 7:23n, 8:443n, 10:673n

Gilibert, Jean Emmanuel

  • Abrégé du Système de la Nature, de Linné, Histoire des Mammaires, 7:626

Gill (TJ’s slave; b. 1792). See Gillette, Gill (TJ’s slave; b. 1792)

Gill, John (of Bedford Co.)

  • and Bear Creek lands, 4:279, 4:317, 5:61, 5:479, 5:487

Gill, John (of Great Britain)

  • biblical commentary of, 2:322n

Gill, Valentine

  • identified, 11:254n
  • letter from, 11:253–11:254
  • solicits patronage, 11:253–11:254
  • as surveyor, 11:253

Gillack, Robert

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

Gillaspy, William

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

Gilles, Peter, Jr.

  • cellist, 9:694–9:695, 9:696n

Gilles, Peter, Sr.

  • oboist, 9:694–9:695, 9:696n

Gillespie, Robert

  • identified, 7:509–7:510n
  • invents still, 7:509
  • letters from accounted for, 7:510n
  • letters to, 7:509–7:510

Gillet, Thomas

  • identified, 1:124n
  • letters from, 1:123–1:124
  • sends book to TJ, 1:123–1:124

Gillette, Aggy (TJ’s slave; b. 1798)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388

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

  • as cooper, 10:74n, 10:355, 10:388, 11:603
  • food distributed to, 5:121
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387
  • at Poplar Forest, 10:74n, 10:355, 10:597

Gillette, Dick (TJ’s slave; b. 1790)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387
  • travels to Poplar Forest, 7:71, 7:71

Gillette, Gill (TJ’s slave; b. 1792)

  • health of, 7:71
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387
  • as wagoner, 7:71, 7:124, 7:179–7:180, 9:489, 9:489n, 11:622

Gillette, James (TJ’s slave; b. 1796)

  • carries letter, 6:214, 6:215
  • and fish for TJ, 6:132, 6:133n, 6:134, 6:215
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388

Gillette, Moses (TJ’s slave; b. 1803)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387
  • on smallpox vaccination list, 9:717

Gillette, Ned (TJ’s slave; b. 1760)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:386
  • and smallpox vaccination, 9:717

Gillette, Ned (TJ’s slave; b. 1786)

  • and earthworks at Monticello, 7:400, 7:400n
  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387

Gillette, Scilla (TJ’s slave; b. 1794)

  • on Monticello slave lists, 4:388, 8:62n

Gillette, Sucky (TJ’s slave; b. 1806)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388
  • on smallpox vaccination list, 9:717

Gilley, William B.

  • identified, 4:565n
  • letters from accounted for, 5:151n
  • as proxy for E. Sargeant, 4:565, 5:151

Gilliam, Lucy Skelton, 1:305n, 3:84, 3:85, 3:86n

Gilliam, Robert, 1:305n, 2:425, 2:674

Gilliam v. Fleming

  • chancery case, 2:325, 2:340, 2:368, 2:674–2:675, 6:338n, 7:99, 7:99n
  • and settlement of accounts, 1:304, 1:305, 1:306–1:307, 1:329–1:330, 1:331, 1:339, 1:362, 1:362–1:363, 1:363–1:364, 1:364–1:365, 1:378–1:379, 1:591, 1:608, 1:644, 2:130n, 2:141–2:142, 2:369–2:370, 2:396–2:397, 2:403, 2:407–2:408, 2:424, 2:424–2:425, 2:433–2:434, 2:446–2:448, 2:464–2:465, 2:465–2:466, 3:44–3:45, 3:45, 3:84–3:86, 5:90, 5:91n, 7:174
  • and R. Skelton’s will, 2:33, 2:83–2:85, 2:122–2:123, 2:256

Gilliat, William

  • buys TJ’s tobacco, 9:569, 10:37

Gillies, John

  • The History of Ancient Greece, its Colonies, and Conquests, 11:26, 11:110
  • The History of the World, from the reign of Alexander to that of Augustus, 1:539, 1:539n, 7:662, 11:26, 11:110
  • and representative government, 10:417, 10:419n
  • translates Aristotle’s Ethics and Politics, comprising his Practical Philosophy, Translated from the Greek (Aristotle), 10:304, 10:304–10:305n, 10:349
  • works of, 11:627

Gillon, Alexander

  • Revolutionary War naval officer, 4:286n

Gillum, Frederick

  • as juror, 5:278, 5:279
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254
  • witnesses warrant, 5:280

Gillum, John

  • paid for oats, 5:5
  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Gilman, Nicholas

  • as U.S. senator, 6:241

Gilmer, Mr.

  • and Shadwell mills, 6:428n, 6:620

Gilmer, Mr. (boatman). See Gilmore, Joseph

Gilmer, Francis Walker

  • and boundary of Louisiana Territory, 9:478–9:480, 9:518
  • and Central College subscription, 11:334
  • Description of Thomas Jefferson and Monticello, 8:296–8:299
  • on Destutt de Tracy, 10:207, 10:208
  • and P. S. Du Pont de Nemours’s writings, 9:617n, 9:618n, 10:45, 10:46, 10:209
  • education of, 10:558
  • and education reform, 8:183–8:184
  • friendship with J. Corrêa da Serra, 8:58, 8:78, 8:103, 8:243, 9:18, 9:26, 9:37–9:38, 9:38, 9:39, 10:205
  • friendship with G. Ticknor, 8:193, 9:87–9:88, 9:698
  • health of, 10:209, 10:557
  • on T. Hobbes, 10:207–10:208, 10:208, 10:209
  • on R. Hooker, 10:208
  • identified, 8:59n
  • and improvements at Monticello, 7:501
  • introduced by TJ, 8:103, 9:26–9:27, 9:38, 9:39
  • invited to dinner, 10:352
  • on Justinian, 10:207, 10:208–10:209
  • as lawyer, 10:557–10:558
  • letter from accounted for, 9:26n
  • letters from, 8:58–8:59, 8:78, 9:478–9:480, 10:205–10:210, 10:557–10:559, 11:638–11:640
  • letters to, 8:101, 9:518, 10:154–10:156, 10:594
  • on J. Madison, 8:299
  • on J. Monroe, 8:299
  • on natural rights, 10:205–10:209
  • offers assistance to TJ, 8:78
  • “On the Geological Formation of the Natural Bridge of Virginia”, 9:26n
  • and phenomenon of looming, 8:298
  • plans visit to Monticello, 10:205, 10:256, 10:314, 11:440, 11:526
  • quotes Aristotle, 10:208
  • quotes Cicero, 10:206
  • receives books, 10:46
  • requests letter of introduction, 8:58–8:59, 8:78
  • on TJ, 8:296–8:297, 8:299
  • TJ on, 8:101, 8:103
  • and TJ’s proposed political reforms, 10:596
  • as translator, 9:306, 10:154, 10:209, 10:557–10:558, 10:594, 11:638–11:639
  • travels with TJ, 9:18, 9:26, 9:26–9:27, 9:33, 9:33n, 9:38, 9:39, 9:108, 9:122, 9:153, 11:xlvii–11:xlviii, 11:621–11:622
  • U.S. travels of, 9:18, 9:37–9:38, 9:38, 9:39, 9:108, 9:122, 9:184–9:185, 9:186n, 9:467, 10:209
  • visits Monticello, 10:352
  • visit to Philadelphia of, 8:58, 8:59, 8:74n, 8:78, 8:101, 8:103, 8:243, 8:243

Gilmer, George (d. 1795)

  • family of, 6:443, 8:103, 9:38, 9:39

Gilmer, George (d. 1836)

  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 11:319
  • and J. Harvie’s payment, 2:347
  • letters from accounted for, 2:119n
  • and W. McClure’s debts, 5:174–5:175, 5:298, 5:328–5:329, 5:639–5:640
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 4:346–4:349
  • sells horse, 5:404–5:405, 5:406–5:407

Gilmer, Harmer

  • identified, 4:497n
  • letters to, 4:496–4:497
  • mentioned, 4:191n
  • and plants from Philadelphia, 4:496–4:497, 4:498, 4:523, 5:382

Gilmer, John (17481771)

  • and B. Fry’s Revolutionary War pension, 7:280, 7:356

Gilmer, John (17821834)

  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 11:319
  • changes residence, 7:179
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 4:346–4:349
  • and J. Peyton’s estate, 2:119, 3:186, 3:648, 5:346
  • physician, 7:502

Gilmer, Mary House (Peachy R. Gilmer’s wife)

  • and French language, 7:60
  • health of, 6:264
  • hostess to E. Trist, 5:27n, 7:62n
  • Liberty, Va., residence of, 9:xliii
  • sends greetings to Randolphs, 10:450
  • sends greetings to TJ, 5:113, 6:267, 7:62, 7:227, 7:502, 8:85, 8:296, 10:215, 10:215n
  • TJ sends greetings to, 5:27, 6:111, 6:645, 8:517, 9:711, 10:546

Gilmer, Peachy Ridgeway

  • attends chancery court, 10:450
  • and education of H. B. and N. P. Trist, 10:449
  • enjoys book, 6:264
  • family of, 7:179
  • and French language, 7:60
  • host to E. Trist, 5:27n, 7:62n
  • Liberty, Va., residence of, 9:xliii
  • library of, 10:449
  • mentioned, 10:449, 10:596
  • military service of, 7:226–7:227
  • sends greetings to TJ, 5:113, 6:267, 7:62, 7:227, 7:502, 8:85, 8:296, 10:215
  • and TJ’s batture pamphlet, 5:27, 5:112–5:113
  • TJ sends greetings to, 5:27, 6:111, 6:645, 8:517, 9:711, 10:546
  • visits Monticello, 10:214, 10:215n

Gilmore, Joseph

  • Milton boatman, 9:133, 9:313, 9:313, 9:370–9:371, 9:371, 9:449, 9:499, 9:547, 9:602, 10:157, 10:300, 10:435, 11:303
  • and T. M. Randolph’s payment to TJ, 6:111, 6:111–6:112
  • receipt to B. Peyton accounted for, 11:261n
  • and rice for TJ, 11:260

Gilpin, George

  • identified, 1:418–1:419n
  • letters from, 1:418–1:419
  • letters to, 1:507–1:508
  • and relations with Great Britain, 1:418, 1:507–1:508

Gilpin, John

  • “Observations on the annual Passage of Herrings,” 5:602, 5:604n

Gilpin, Joshua

  • and Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Co., 2:213–2:214, 2:296
  • identified, 2:214n
  • letters from, 2:213–2:214
  • letters to, 2:296

Gilpin, Thomas, & Company (Brandywine, Pa., firm). See Thomas Gilpin & Company (Brandywine, Pa., firm)

Gil y Noques, Benito, 2:480n

Gimbrede, Thomas

  • engraving of first four U.S. presidents, 4:539, 4:540 (illus.), 4:541n
  • engraving of J. Monroe, 11:xlv
  • engraving of Thos Jefferson the Pride of America, 1:xlvii, 1:23, 1:23n, 1:32, 1:380 (illus.)
  • identified, 1:23n
  • letters from, 1:23
  • letters to, 1:32

Gimel, Guillermo, 10:130, 10:146n

gimlets, 1:135, 1:136n

gin distilling, 1:465

gingerbread, 11:641

ginger root, 4:211, 4:212n

gingko tree, 1:192n

Girard, Mr. See Gérard, Georges Joseph

Girard, Etienne

  • Recueil d’edits et d’ordonnances royaux, 3:235, 3:236–3:237n, 3:484

Girard, Stephen

  • account with TJ, 11:455
  • extortion plot against, 1:209n
  • identified, 8:587–8:588n
  • invests in federal bonds, 6:602n
  • letter from, 8:627
  • letters to, 8:586–8:588, 11:418
  • TJ on, 8:587
  • and TJ’s lines of credit, 8:302, 8:377, 8:571, 8:579, 8:586–8:588, 8:589, 8:590n, 8:625, 8:627, 8:632–8:633, 8:663, 8:670, 8:673, 9:152, 9:186, 9:209, 9:353, 11:418, 11:420, 11:454, 11:455, 11:533, 11:652

Girardin, Louis Hue

  • Albemarle Co. academy, 6:73, 6:73, 6:130
  • and American politics, 8:152
  • and J. D. Burk’s History of Virginia, 1:289n, 1:634n, 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, 8:478–8:479, 8:481, 8:482n, 8:482n, 9:108, 9:109n, 9:137, 9:367, 9:369n, 9:407, 10:xlvi, 10:240 (illus.), 10:278, 11:283, 11:283n, 11:296
  • conveys letters, 8:481, 9:288
  • edits Daily Compiler and Richmond Commercial Register, 7:450, 7:450n, 8:676n, 10:24n
  • edits Virginia Argus, 10:24n
  • edits Weekly Remembrancer, 9:108
  • health of, 6:73, 8:122, 10:278–10:279
  • herbarium lent to, 2:551
  • identified, 1:633–1:634n
  • introduces A. F. De Laage, 11:296
  • and W. F. Jones, 6:126
  • letter from, 8:429–8:430
  • letters from accounted for, 2:172n, 5:687, 7:332n, 7:458n, 7:617n, 8:122n, 8:141n, 8:152n, 8:201n, 8:203n, 8:310n, 8:360n, 8:386n, 8:423n, 8:431n, 8:482n, 9:109n, 9:289n, 10:279n, 11:297n, 11:452n
  • letters to, 1:633–1:634, 6:44–6:45, 7:116–7:117, 7:250–7:253, 7:332, 7:450, 7:458, 7:616–7:617, 8:121–8:122, 8:140–8:141, 8:152, 8:200–8:201, 8:203, 8:309–8:310, 8:334–8:338, 8:359–8:360, 8:384–8:386, 8:423, 8:431, 8:481–8:482, 9:108–9:109, 9:288–9:289, 10:264, 10:278–10:279, 11:296–11:297, 11:452
  • letters to accounted for, 7:617n, 8:152n, 8:482n
  • and microscope for TJ, 9:108
  • and plants for TJ, 8:121
  • proposes biography of Lafayette, 8:478–8:479
  • and T. J. Randolph, 2:171–2:172, 2:172, 2:295
  • Richmond academy, 1:520, 1:557, 1:633, 1:634–1:635, 2:27, 2:95, 2:110, 2:116, 2:134, 2:171, 2:172, 2:295, 2:438, 2:564
  • W. C. Rives on, 4:108, 4:108n
  • sends books, 8:309, 8:429–8:430
  • sends TJ sabots, 7:332
  • shares J. Adams letter with TJ, 8:423
  • as teacher, 7:286
  • on TJ, 8:386n
  • TJ advises, 10:278–10:279
  • TJ critiques manuscript of, 8:384–8:385, 8:385–8:386n, 8:423, 8:431, 8:481
  • TJ introduces to A. Gallatin, 8:478
  • TJ introduces to Lafayette, 8:478–8:479
  • TJ introduces to A. Thoüin, 8:480
  • TJ on, 8:267n, 8:478, 8:478–8:479, 8:480, 8:657, 8:659n
  • TJ prepares mathematical notes for, 7:250–7:253
  • TJ purchases books from, 7:458, 8:481–8:482, 8:482n, 11:296–11:297, 11:452
  • TJ recommends books to, 11:296
  • TJ’s account with, 2:27, 7:450, 8:676, 8:676n
  • TJ sends books to, 7:116, 7:616, 8:121, 8:140, 8:200, 8:309, 8:359, 9:108
  • TJ sends parallel ruler to, 7:458
  • TJ sends seeds to, 6:44–6:45, 7:332
  • TJ sends surveying instructions to, 7:252–7:253
  • visits France, 8:478, 8:478–8:479, 8:480, 8:481
  • visits Monticello, 11:365
  • and viticulture, 9:197, 9:288–9:289, 9:422–9:423
  • works sent to, 10:23

Girod, Claude François

  • and batture controversy, 3:235, 3:237n, 3:475n, 3:476, 3:477n, 3:478n, 3:484, 3:485, 3:487n

Girod, Nicolas

  • and batture controversy, 6:391, 6:393, 6:393, 6:393, 6:436, 8:64n
  • identified, 6:392n

Giround, Honoré

  • and land grant of P. Poinsot, 11:474n

Gist, Henry C., 3:647–3:648

Gist, Nathaniel, 3:648

Gist, Samuel

  • and C. Bellini estate, 4:80, 9:491

Gladding, John

  • captain of Othello, 10:415n, 10:476

Gladiolus communis (cornflag), 5:346

Glanville, Ranulf de

  • Tractatvs de legibus et consuetudinibus regni Anglie, tempore Regis Henrici secundi compositus, 7:126

Glasgow, Scotland

  • observatory at, 9:223

Glasgow, University of, 2:172, 2:174n

Glass, John (1794–1878)

  • identified, 4:645–4:646n
  • letters from, 4:644–4:646
  • seeks TJ’s aid, 4:644–4:645

Glass, John, Sr.

  • death of, 4:645

glass, window

  • for Barboursville, 11:225
  • Bohemian, 3:520, 3:575, 8:234–8:235
  • Boston, 3:588, 8:143, 8:235, 11:307
  • English crown, 3:520, 3:575, 3:588
  • for Monticello, 8:21, 8:142–8:143, 8:235
  • for Poplar Forest, 3:613
  • sent to TJ, 2:362, 3:67, 3:135, 3:557n, 3:588, 3:612, 11:137
  • TJ orders, 2:80, 3:518, 3:520, 3:575, 6:343, 6:344, 7:710, 7:712, 11:112
  • TJ seeks to pay for, 3:556, 7:710, 7:712, 7:717

Glauber’s salts, 6:343, 6:347, 6:349n

Glendy, John

  • family of, 11:606
  • identified, 9:48–9:49n
  • as itinerant preacher, 9:48, 9:112
  • letter from, 9:48–9:49
  • letter to, 9:112
  • on J. Monroe, 9:48
  • at Montpellier (Madison family estate), 9:48
  • proposed visit to Monticello, 9:48

globe centaurea, 5:358

Glossarium Archaiologicum (H. Spelman), 7:127

Gloster (TJ’s slave; b. 1807)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388

Gloucester-nut hickory, 1:657, 3:544, 4:524

Gloucester White apple. See Taliaferro apple (Robinson apple)

Glover, Elias

  • and A. Burr’s conspiracy, 2:75, 2:249
  • identified, 1:643n
  • letters from, 1:643, 2:75, 2:248–2:249
  • letters to, 2:139–2:140
  • seeks copy of letter to TJ, 1:643, 2:75, 2:139–2:140, 2:248–2:249

goats, 6:103

Gobel, Jean Baptiste Joseph, archbishop of Paris

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:505

Gobert, Charles

  • and paddleboat, 5:508n
  • and perpetual-motion machine, 5:506–5:507, 5:507n

goblets. See Jefferson Cups

God

  • J. Adams on, 5:183
  • invoked in official documents, 9:255, 9:257n
  • Jewish conception of, 9:651

Goddard, Paul Beck

  • daguerreotype maker, 9:xlv

Godefroy, Denys (Denis)

  • Corpus Juris civilis Romani, 2:677, 3:48, 3:546

Godefroy, Eliza Crawford Anderson

  • visits Monticello, 10:420n, 10:453–10:454, 10:520–10:521

Godefroy, Maximilian

  • desires to move to Va., 10:454
  • identified, 10:456–10:457n
  • letter from, 10:453–10:457
  • letter to, 10:520–10:521
  • and Natural Bridge, 10:453–10:455, 10:516, 10:520
  • visits Monticello, 10:420n, 10:453–10:454, 10:520–10:521

Godon, Silvain

  • identified, 2:404n
  • letters from, 2:472–2:473
  • letters to, 2:404
  • member of American Philosophical Society, 1:152n, 1:452
  • mineralogical lectures of, 1:104n, 1:187, 1:189, 1:193
  • TJ recommends, 9:591n, 9:692
  • treatise on mineralogy by, 2:404, 2:404n, 2:472

Godouin, Jean

  • edits C. Julii Cæsaris quæ extant. Interpretatione & Notis (J. Caesar), 10:233

Godoy, Manuel, 2:667, 2:667n

Godwin, Francis

  • Annales of England. Containing the Reignes of Henry the Eighth. Edward the Sixt. Queene Mary (trans. and rev. M. Godwin), 7:629, 7:631n

Godwin, Morgan (trans.)

  • Annales of England. Containing the Reignes of Henry the Eighth. Edward the Sixt. Queene Mary, 7:629, 7:631n

Godwin, William

  • An Enquiry Concerning Political Justice, 7:195
  • Life of Geoffrey Chaucer, 7:664
  • mentioned, 6:237, 6:624
  • political opinions of, 1:254n
  • St. Leon: A Tale of the Sixteenth Century, 6:464n
  • writings of, 8:6

Godwin, Willis

  • ship captain, 9:3

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

  • D[oktor] Goethens Schriften, 6:616, 6:617–6:618, 6:619n, 7:146, 7:150n, 10:122
  • popularity of, 9:84
  • The Sorrows of Werter: A German Story, 9:84, 9:88n
  • and Ten Commandments, 6:616–6:618, 10:122
  • writings of on religion, 10:504

Goffaux, François Joseph

  • Narrationes excerptæ ex Latinis scriptoribus servato temporum ordine dispositæ, 8:482, 8:482n

gold

  • eyeglass frames, 8:192n
  • found at Passamaquoddy Bay, Me., 1:330
  • TJ’s calculations for, 5:490
  • used for currency, 8:16
  • watches, 3:83, 10:578

goldenrain tree, 1:272, 1:274n, 1:594n, 3:503

gold of pleasure, 2:271

Goldsborough, Charles Washington

  • chief clerk of Navy Department, 1:445n, 1:601
  • and R. Crosbie’s loom, 8:201, 8:202n, 8:249, 8:253
  • identified, 8:201–8:202n
  • letter from, 8:201–8:202
  • letter to, 8:249
  • manufactory of, 8:136

Goldsborough, Robert H.

  • chairs congressional Joint Library Committee, 7:679–7:680, 8:14, 8:14, 8:270, 8:270n

Goldsmidt, Mr., 3:314

Goldsmith, Oliver, 5:298n

Gomez, Miguel, 3:478n

Gonçalves da Cruz, Antônio

  • visits J. Adams, 11:384, 11:384n

Gondi, Jean François Paul de, Cardinal de Retz

  • Mémoires du Cardinal de Retz, 7:664

Gooch, Mr.

  • and T. M. Randolph’s will, 6:19, 6:20

Gooch, Gideon

  • identified, 2:451n
  • letters from, 2:451, 3:190
  • letters to, 2:666
  • and merino sheep, 2:418, 2:436, 2:451, 2:453, 2:666, 3:178, 3:190
  • and shepherd dogs, 2:456, 2:490, 2:511, 2:568, 2:569, 2:666

Gooch, Thomas

  • paid for oats, 5:5

Goochland County, Va.

  • clerk of, 2:83
  • court records of, 2:33
  • Elk Hill, 1:305n, 1:615n, 2:84
  • post office in, 2:178–2:179, 2:269

Good, Danny

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

Goodintent (schooner), 4:215

Goodman, Charles (engraver), 10:199n

Goodman, Horsley

  • and proposed Albemarle Co. road, 11:243

Goodman, Jeremiah Augustus

  • agreement with TJ, 11:573
  • and bond with D. Poindexter, 8:157, 8:158n
  • and Central College subscription, 11:324, 11:327n, 11:329
  • debts of, 9:254
  • and 1810 census, 3:202
  • identified, 4:374n
  • letters from, 5:486, 8:173–8:174, 8:417–8:418, 8:542, 11:546
  • letters from accounted for, 4:527n, 5:486n, 5:600n, 5:656n, 6:203n, 6:487n, 7:124n, 7:180n, 7:461n, 8:11n, 8:133n, 8:158n, 8:186n, 10:597n
  • letters to, 4:373–4:374, 4:515–4:516, 4:526–4:527, 5:306–5:307, 5:381–5:382, 5:403, 5:545–5:546, 5:593, 5:600, 5:663–5:664, 6:4–6:5, 6:203, 6:331, 7:71–7:72, 7:124, 7:179–7:180, 7:461, 8:10–8:11, 8:78–8:79, 8:132–8:133, 8:157–8:158, 8:184–8:186, 11:465, 11:547
  • letters to accounted for, 7:180n, 8:11n, 8:418n
  • memorandum to, 5:31, 6:486–6:487
  • overseer at Lego, 3:180, 3:181n, 3:642, 5:121
  • as Poplar Forest overseer, 4:132, 4:133n, 4:307, 4:373–4:374, 4:382n, 4:383n, 4:386n, 4:422, 4:461, 4:515–4:516, 4:526–4:527, 5:31, 5:34, 5:35n, 5:306–5:307, 5:342, 5:381–5:382, 5:403, 5:463n, 5:482, 5:482n, 5:485, 5:486, 5:488–5:490, 5:531, 5:545–5:546, 5:593, 5:600, 5:638, 5:656, 5:663, 6:3–6:4, 6:4, 6:5, 6:24–6:25, 6:31, 6:48, 6:203, 6:331, 6:486–6:487, 7:45, 7:45n, 7:71, 7:124, 7:179–7:180, 7:263, 7:461, 8:10–8:11, 8:67, 8:69–8:72, 8:78–8:79, 8:132, 8:157, 8:157–8:158, 8:173–8:174, 8:184–8:186, 8:186n, 8:493n, 8:496, 8:497, 8:497n, 8:510, 8:510, 8:511, 8:511, 8:512, 8:515, 8:515n, 8:520, 8:542, 9:505, 11:603
  • purchases slave from TJ, 9:215–9:216, 11:546, 11:546n, 11:547, 11:573
  • TJ pays, 6:20, 6:544, 7:179, 7:179+, 7:433, 7:434, 7:435, 8:157, 8:180, 9:99, 9:99n, 9:216n, 9:254, 9:255n, 9:604, 10:597n, 11:465, 11:465n
  • and Tufton overseer, 4:101
  • witnesses agreement, 5:340–5:341, 5:487–5:488

Goodman, John

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

Goodman, Mary Clarkson (Jeremiah A. Goodman’s wife)

  • and asparagus bed, 8:78
  • and wool spinning, 4:380

Goodman, Nathan

  • as possible overseer at Tufton, 4:101

Goodman, Rolin

  • carpenter for TJ, 7:619–7:620, 8:610, 10:597
  • health of, 7:619–7:620, 8:10
  • identified, 7:620n
  • witnesses documents, 8:396, 8:396, 8:396n, 8:399, 9:216

Goodman, Sally (TJ’s slave; b. 1812)

  • health of, 9:40, 9:40n
  • identified, 9:216n
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 5:463n, 6:308, 6:309, 8:62, 8:255
  • sold by TJ, 9:215–9:216, 11:546, 11:546n, 11:547, 11:573, 11:573n

Good News to the Iroquois Nation (E. Williams), 7:181n, 7:281n

Goodrich, Bridger, 6:445–6:446

Goodrich, Chauncey, 2:70

Goodricke, Henry

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

“Goodwill” (“A Friend to the Christian Religion”)

  • exhorts TJ, 5:326–5:327
  • letters from, 1:291–1:292, 3:590, 4:606–4:607, 5:97–5:98, 5:326–5:327
  • opposes war, 4:606–4:607
  • recommends religious works, 5:97–5:98, 5:98n

Goodwin, Thomas Parkin, 5:659n, 8:452, 8:452n

Goodwyn, Peterson

  • reference for J. L. Edwards, 4:92

Goolsby, Nathaniel

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

gooseberries

  • care of, 10:197
  • at Monticello, 5:382, 5:384
  • plants sent to TJ, 4:523, 4:535
  • at Poplar Forest, 3:353, 3:394, 5:31
  • sent by J. Ronaldson, 5:369–5:370
  • TJ on, 4:561
  • TJ orders plants, 2:140, 3:439, 3:545, 4:497, 4:498n, 4:498n
  • TJ sends cuttings, 4:561, 4:562

Gordon, Hendrick W.

  • and cloth manufacture, 11:141
  • identified, 11:141–11:142n
  • letter from, 11:141–11:142

Gordon, Martin

  • U.S. district court clerk, 8:64n

Gordon, Nathaniel, 1:52n

Gordon, Newton

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

Gordon, Robert. See also Gordon, Trokes & Company (Richmond firm)

  • grocer, 1:319n
  • identified, 1:369n

Gordon, Thomas, trans.

  • Crispi Opera Omnia (Sallust), 1:580, 6:93
  • The Works of Tacitus, 1:580, 6:93

Gordon, William

  • History of the Rise, Progress, and Establishment of the Independence of the United States of America, 1:581, 6:258, 6:258, 7:629, 7:664

Gordon, William Fitzhugh

  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 11:319, 11:319
  • and Central College subscription, 11:324, 11:329
  • house of, 10:397
  • identified, 5:270n
  • and land dispute with D. Michie, 5:269–5:270, 5:270n, 6:554–6:555, 6:629–6:630
  • letters from, 5:269–5:270, 6:554–6:555, 10:302
  • letters from accounted for, 6:555n, 6:630n
  • letters to, 6:629–6:630
  • letters to accounted for, 6:555n
  • and Limestone Survey lawsuit, 10:302

Gordon’s Tavern (Gordonsville), 1:52n, 1:562, 1:562, 11:559

Gordon, Trokes & Company (Richmond firm)

  • and groceries for TJ, 1:368–1:369, 2:109, 2:116, 2:154, 3:530–3:531, 4:209
  • identified, 1:369n
  • letters from, 2:154
  • letters from accounted for, 1:369n, 3:531n
  • letters to, 1:368–1:369, 2:109–2:110, 3:530–3:531
  • supplies groceries to TJ, 1:284, 1:318–1:319, 1:457, 1:483
  • TJ makes payments to, 3:530–3:531, 3:531, 3:550, 3:551

Gore, Christopher, 2:367n, 5:126

Gorges, Ferdinando, 5:389

Gorgias (Greek philosopher)

  • TJ on, 9:456

Gorham, John

  • Inaugural Address, delivered in the Chapel of the University at Cambridge, December 11, 1816, 11:386, 11:386n

Goss, John

  • and Central College subscription, 11:329
  • petition to General Assembly, 4:346–4:349

Göteborg (Gothenburg), Sweden

  • and peace negotiations, 7:155, 7:156n, 7:159, 7:167, 7:197

Gouan, Antoine

  • identified, 8:322n
  • letter to, 8:321–8:323
  • professor of botany, 4:189
  • TJ introduces B. S. Barton to, 8:321, 8:326

gouges, 1:135, 1:136n

Goujon, Louis Joseph Marie Achille

  • edits Lettres de Ciceron a Atticus (Cicero; trans. N. H. Mongault), 9:354, 9:420
  • edits Lettres de Cicéron a M. Brutus, et de M. Brutus a Ciceron (Brutus, Cicero; trans. A. F. Prévost), 9:354, 9:420
  • edits Lettres de Ciceron, Qu’on nomme vulgairement Familières (Cicero; trans. A. F. Prévost), 9:354, 9:354, 9:355n, 9:420, 9:420

Goulston, Theodore

  • edits Ἀριστοτέλους περὶ ποιητικῆς. Aristotelis de Poetica (Aristotle), 10:357

gourds

  • TJ’s drawing of, 2:103

Gourley, Robert

  • A. Randolph’s executor, 4:231–4:232n, 4:366, 4:647

Gournay, Jean Claude Marie Vincent de

  • French economist, 9:630

gout, 2:353, 7:69, 7:143, 7:187, 8:82, 8:388

Govan, Edward

  • advises duelist, 9:482n, 9:482n

government. See politics

Grace Ann Greene (schooner), 9:572

Grady, Reuben

  • and firewood, 3:625, 5:427
  • TJ pays, 6:136n
  • witnesses land conveyance, 5:624n
  • witnesses warrant, 5:280

Graecum Lexicon Manuale (B. Hederich; ed. J. A. Ernesti), 9:276, 9:277n, 10:234

Grafton, Richard

  • The Union of the two noble and illustre famelies of Lancastre & Yorke, 8:581, 8:582n

Graglia, Giuspanio

  • Italian-English dictionary of, 10:619, 10:642, 11:13, 11:31, 11:547, 11:592

Graham, Mr.

  • steam engine of, 11:6, 11:56, 11:153

Graham, Mr. (of Virginia)

  • and burnet seed, 4:487

Graham, Arabella

  • identified, 7:205n
  • letters from, 7:204–7:205
  • seeks loan from TJ, 7:205
  • seeks military appointment for husband, 7:204–7:205

Graham, Henry R., 1:350–1:351, 1:352n

Graham, James

  • identified, 7:205n
  • seeks military appointment, 7:204–7:205

Graham, John

  • and batture controversy, 2:429, 2:449, 2:451n, 2:452, 2:462–2:463, 2:516, 2:568, 3:25, 5:84–5:85
  • and “Chronological Series of Facts Relative to Louisiana,” 3:281, 3:282–3:283, 3:292, 3:297, 3:327
  • forwards packet to TJ, 10:391
  • identified, 1:161n
  • letters from, 1:167, 1:186, 2:268, 2:410, 2:462–2:463, 2:544, 3:292–3:293, 3:297, 3:627, 5:72–5:73, 6:240–6:241, 6:362–6:363, 7:222, 10:286, 10:391
  • letters to, 1:161, 2:257, 2:452, 2:530, 3:282–3:283, 3:616–3:617, 4:668, 6:147–6:148, 6:281–6:282, 7:107, 8:488, 8:673–8:674, 10:256
  • and lists of patents, 6:282
  • State Department clerk, 2:35, 2:36n, 3:96n, 3:482, 6:362–6:363, 7:107, 9:446, 10:95, 10:283n
  • TJ sends letters through, 2:257, 2:268, 2:410, 2:530, 2:544, 3:616, 3:627, 4:19, 4:668, 5:72, 5:72–5:73n, 6:147–6:148, 6:240, 6:281, 7:107, 7:222, 8:488, 8:673–8:674, 9:522, 10:256, 10:283n, 10:286, 10:286, 10:391
  • translates Spanish receipt, 2:480, 2:480n
  • visits Ky., 8:495
  • and wild geese, 1:161, 1:167, 1:186

Graham, Joseph

  • identified, 6:572n
  • letters from, 6:572
  • letters to, 7:174
  • sends pamphlet, 6:572, 7:174

Graham, Michael

  • as apprentice weaver, 11:471–11:472, 11:472n, 11:506–11:507, 11:602

Graham, Richard

  • as college professor, 10:365

Graham, Robert

  • and grape slips, 3:434–3:435
  • identified, 1:469n
  • letters from, 1:486
  • letters to, 1:469
  • and scab remedy, 3:453
  • and wild geese, 1:161, 1:167, 1:225, 1:469, 1:486

Gram, Hans (John)

  • writings of, on Archytas, 7:76

Gramática de la Lengua Castellana (Real Academia Española), 10:235

Grammaire (Destutt de Tracy), 4:203, 4:209n, 9:485

Grammaire angloise-françoise (Boyer), 5:557

grammar

  • study of, 7:480, 7:480, 7:638, 8:660, 10:235, 10:358, 10:358, 10:482n

A Grammar of the French Language, with Practical Exercises (Wanostrocht), 2:27n

A Grammar of the French Tongue (Perrin), 5:557

Grammatica della Lingua Tedesca

  • bound for TJ’s granddaughter, 8:630

Grammatica linguarum orientalium, hebraeorvm, chaldaeorvm, & syrorvm, inter se collatarum (Dieu), 5:36

Grammont, Théodule, marquis de

  • and Lafayette’s La. lands, 2:15–2:16, 2:245, 3:212, 3:445, 3:447n, 4:359, 5:213

Grand, Ferdinand, 2:126

A Grand Abridgment of the Common and Statute Law of England (W. Sheppard), 7:147, 7:148

Grand & Cie, 1:43n

Grandmaison, Aubin Louis Millin de, 1:453n

Granger, Mr.

  • and Niagara Campaign, 5:535, 5:541–5:542

Granger, Erastus

  • and A. Burr conspiracy, 7:206, 7:235
  • identified, 2:59n
  • letters from, 2:59–2:60
  • letters to, 2:175
  • sends Indian speeches to TJ, 2:59, 2:175

Granger, Gideon

  • and J. Barlow, 4:665, 4:665n
  • and Blodget’s Hotel, 4:577, 4:577n
  • and A. Burr conspiracy, 3:128, 3:129n, 7:206, 7:207n, 7:235–7:236, 7:238–7:239
  • and Conn. libel prosecution, 1:277, 1:278n, 1:349–1:350, 7:206, 7:207n, 7:238
  • defends D. Madison, 7:206, 7:207n
  • forwards package to TJ, 4:435n
  • health of, 3:126, 3:129n
  • identified, 2:179n
  • illness of, 2:147, 2:178, 2:269
  • letters from, 2:269, 3:126–3:129, 3:147–3:148, 4:10, 4:402, 7:205–7:207
  • letters from accounted for, 4:435n, 4:582n
  • letters to, 2:178–2:180, 3:102–3:104, 3:182, 4:112–4:113, 4:371, 4:582, 7:234–7:238
  • letters to accounted for, 4:10n
  • and J. Madison, 3:246
  • and patronage abuses, 7:196–7:197, 7:238–7:240, 7:347, 7:347n
  • as postmaster general, 1:216n, 1:350–1:352, 1:364, 1:407, 1:480, 2:320, 3:56, 3:102–3:104, 3:147–3:148, 3:164, 3:182, 4:10, 4:71n, 4:112–4:113, 4:128, 4:371, 4:402, 4:581, 4:582, 4:676, 5:177–5:178, 5:179n, 5:632, 7:196, 7:205–7:207, 7:235–7:237, 7:238–7:240, 7:347, 9:508
  • and post office at George’s Tavern, 2:178–2:179, 2:269
  • removed from office, 7:197n, 7:229, 7:244, 7:311
  • seeks Supreme Court appointment, 3:126–3:129, 3:182
  • Speech of Gideon Granger, Esq. delivered before a Convention of the People of Ontario County, N.Y. Jan. 8, 1817, on the subject of a Canal from Lake Erie to Hudson’s River, 11:219n, 11:259
  • and table of U.S. post offices, 4:10, 4:112–4:113
  • TJ on, 2:179, 7:239
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624
  • and Yazoo land scheme, 3:127–3:128, 3:129n, 3:165–3:166, 3:178, 3:246, 3:331

Granger, Ralph

  • identified, 4:128n
  • letters from, 4:128
  • and postal service, 4:128

Grant, Pillans & Company (Leghorn firm), 10:58n

grapes. See also Monticello (TJ’s estate): viticulture at; viticulture; wine

  • Alexander (Cape of Good Hope), 4:85, 4:524, 4:525n, 9:289, 9:348, 9:348n, 10:20–10:21
  • black (beach), 2:223
  • Catawba, 1:587n
  • Chasselas Doré (Golden Chasselas), 4:419–4:420, 5:447
  • effect of weather on, 10:412
  • European, 9:199
  • fall, 2:223
  • fox, 2:221, 2:339, 9:289, 9:348
  • injured by rose bugs, 2:222
  • Miller burgundy, 2:223
  • native, 9:199, 9:288, 9:311, 9:426
  • at Poplar Forest, 3:353
  • red, 2:222
  • scuppernong, 11:292
  • vine cuttings, 2:292–2:293, 2:330, 2:338, 3:434–3:435, 9:199, 9:348, 9:349, 9:349, 9:388, 9:514–9:515, 9:609, 10:20–10:21, 10:672–10:673, 11:292
  • white, 2:222

grass

  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 3:348
  • bear, 3:353
  • Egyptian, 1:555, 2:301, 2:302
  • fiorin, 3:280n, 3:294–3:295, 3:339–3:340, 4:159, 4:159n, 4:175, 4:187, 4:192–4:193, 4:201, 4:363, 4:364, 4:561, 4:562, 4:638, 5:384, 5:476, 5:553, 5:574, 5:660–5:661
  • Guinea, 5:364–5:365, 6:26, 6:66, 6:67, 6:81, 6:128
  • heat-resistant, 6:128
  • new type in Md., 2:543
  • oat, 1:585–1:586, 3:460–3:461, 8:71, 8:520
  • orchard, 10:517, 11:336
  • C. W. Peale on, 4:140, 4:531
  • scurvy, 5:550–5:551
  • timothy, 3:454, 3:456, 3:460–3:461, 4:180, 4:379, 6:486, 8:70, 8:611

grasshoppers, 8:6

Grassi, John

  • and J. Joyce’s Scientific Dialogues, 4:289

La Graunde Abridgement (R. Brooke), 7:126

La Graunde Abridgement (A. Fitzherbert), 7:126

Graves (wine), 9:513, 9:513

Gravier, Bertrand

  • and batture controversy, 2:441n, 2:443n, 2:450n, 2:516, 2:517, 2:517n, 2:523–2:525, 2:526, 2:527, 2:529, 2:657, 3:31, 3:71, 3:176n, 3:475n, 3:476, 3:476, 3:477n, 3:478n, 3:484, 3:484, 3:486–3:487n, 3:489–3:492, 3:494, 4:110, 5:85n, 5:85n, 5:86n, 5:87n

Gravier, Jean (John)

  • and batture controversy, 2:441n, 2:441n, 2:442n, 2:442n, 2:442n, 2:443n, 2:516, 2:519, 2:520, 2:521, 2:524, 2:524, 2:525, 2:525, 2:527–2:528, 2:529, 2:658, 2:658n, 3:31, 3:71, 3:73n, 3:173–3:176n, 3:235, 3:475n, 3:476, 3:476, 3:477–3:478n, 3:483, 3:484, 3:484, 3:484, 3:484, 3:487n, 3:490–3:494, 3:499, 4:110–4:111n, 4:643n, 5:85n, 5:86n, 5:86n

Gravier, Maria Deslonde Renard (André Renard’s widow; Bertrand Gravier’s wife), 2:523, 3:235, 3:489–3:490

Gravier, Nicholas, 3:71, 3:477n, 3:478n, 3:490–3:491

Gray, Francis Calley

  • Account of a Visit to Monticello, 8:232–8:238
  • education of, 8:135
  • on future of the U.S., 8:375–8:376
  • identified, 8:237n
  • introduced to TJ, 8:135, 8:148, 8:232
  • letter from, 8:374–8:376
  • letter to, 8:310–8:312
  • and racial definitions, 8:310–8:311, 8:374–8:375
  • TJ on, 8:247, 8:523
  • travels of, 8:135
  • visits Monticello, 8:232–8:238, 8:247, 8:310, 8:553

Gray, Mary Clay (William Rufus Gray’s wife)

  • identified, 9:181n
  • introduced to TJ, 9:180, 9:181n
  • proposed visit to Monticello, 9:180, 9:187

Gray, Thomas

  • “The Bard: A Pindaric Ode”, 3:633n
  • “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard”, 1:238, 1:240n, 11:254n
  • ode by quoted, 9:657, 9:657n
  • “Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College”, 2:477, 2:478–2:479n
  • poems of bound for TJ, 8:630

Gray, William

  • J. Adams on, 8:148, 11:267–11:268
  • family of, 9:180, 9:180n
  • as Mass. lieutenant governor, 2:348, 2:430, 3:553, 3:553n, 8:135, 9:181n, 9:181n
  • sends greetings to TJ, 8:376
  • TJ sends greetings to, 8:312
  • and B. Waterhouse, 6:96, 6:99, 6:101n

Gray, William Fairfax

  • assists with transportation of TJ’s library, 8:471
  • identified, 2:482–2:483n
  • letters from, 2:482–2:483, 3:623, 6:643, 8:25, 9:555
  • letters from accounted for, 8:48n
  • letters to, 8:48
  • and transmission of packages to and from TJ, 2:482, 3:623, 6:643, 7:698, 8:22, 8:25, 8:33, 8:48, 8:48, 8:54, 8:674, 8:685, 9:60, 9:348, 9:538, 9:555, 9:609, 11:205, 11:523, 11:537, 11:539

Gray, William Rufus

  • forwards letter to TJ, 9:187
  • identified, 9:180–9:181n
  • introduced to TJ, 9:180, 9:181n
  • letter from, 9:187
  • proposed visit to Monticello, 9:180, 9:187

Grayson, Robert O.

  • conveys letter, 6:12

Great Britain. See also Adams, John Quincy; Canning, George; Embargo Act (1807); Erskine, David M.; George III; George, Prince Regent; Jackson, Francis James; Jefferson, Thomas: Opinions on; Pinkney, William; War of 1812; Wellesley, Richard Wellesley, Marquess

  • J. Adams on, 10:508, 10:587–10:588
  • and African Americans in military service, 7:532, 7:533–7:534
  • agriculture in, 11:162
  • “algerine system” of, 1:137, 1:168, 6:205, 6:205, 6:294
  • allegedly mentioned in Bible, 7:36–7:37
  • allegiance to, 8:244, 8:245n
  • American opposition to war with, 4:606, 4:606n, 4:612, 4:623, 8:94
  • American supporters of, 2:158, 2:538, 7:57–7:58, 7:248–7:249
  • annual consumption by citizens of, 2:614
  • atrocities committed by, 6:445–6:446, 6:446n, 6:515, 8:385n, 9:299
  • attacks Copenhagen, 2:275, 7:653, 7:681, 7:709, 8:214
  • banks in, 10:512, 10:513n
  • Board of Agriculture, 1:252, 1:252n, 2:83
  • boundary negotiations with, 11:115
  • British Geological Society, 3:263–3:264
  • and colonization, 3:319, 3:320n, 7:39
  • commercial agreement with Venezuela, 3:177–3:178
  • commercial channels reopened, 1:160, 1:168–1:169, 1:170n, 8:453
  • commercial policies of, 10:489, 10:646
  • commercial treaty with, 9:551n
  • and common law, 11:369–11:370, 11:433
  • conflict with Algiers, 10:216–10:217, 10:218n
  • and Congress of Vienna, 9:91n, 9:218n, 11:540, 11:541n
  • constitution of, 2:176, 2:177n, 2:607, 7:558, 10:41, 10:349
  • Courts of Admiralty, 3:514n
  • currency in, 8:17
  • desertion within armed forces of, 6:545, 6:546n
  • diplomatic intransigence of, 3:313
  • W. Duane on, 5:256–5:257
  • P. S. Du Pont de Nemours on war with, 4:328, 5:612–5:613
  • economic distress in, 10:460–10:461, 10:512, 11:23–11:24
  • educational system in, 7:658–7:659, 7:659, 7:666n
  • emigrants from, 11:448–11:449
  • exchange rate in, 8:377, 8:497, 8:499n, 8:500, 9:181–9:182, 10:296, 10:297n, 10:297n
  • excise taxes and duties in, 2:600
  • and Federalists, 3:502, 9:41
  • financial situation of, 4:337, 6:493, 6:588–6:589, 6:645, 7:39, 7:468, 8:483, 9:202, 9:305, 9:329, 9:331n, 9:353, 9:407, 9:711, 9:715, 10:175, 10:367–10:368, 10:550–10:551
  • financial system of, 2:163, 2:570, 2:571–2:581, 2:582, 2:590–2:591, 2:591, 2:612–2:613, 2:617, 3:199–3:200, 6:632, 8:108–8:109, 8:177, 9:561n, 10:43
  • and France, 2:242, 2:245, 2:246n, 2:274, 2:289, 2:475–2:476, 4:78, 4:151, 4:236–4:237, 4:472, 4:587, 7:21, 7:298–7:299, 7:424, 7:462–7:464, 8:37, 8:138, 8:138, 8:229–8:230, 8:339, 8:371–8:372, 8:477, 8:483, 8:489, 8:518, 8:522, 8:531–8:532, 8:543, 8:588, 8:598, 8:599n, 9:516, 9:663, 10:216, 10:218n
  • freedom of the press in, 10:381, 10:551
  • E. Gerry on, 5:316–5:318
  • G. Gilpin criticizes policies of, 1:418
  • Gunpowder Plot, 8:551, 8:551n
  • and Hanover, 9:86, 9:88n
  • harvest in, 2:615
  • and J. Henry’s mission, 4:541, 4:542, 4:568
  • High Court of Admiralty, 3:514n
  • House of Commons, 3:32, 3:79n, 6:294, 7:373, 7:545, 7:547–7:548, 8:588, 8:589n, 8:599n, 11:242n, 11:303n
  • House of Lords, 3:151, 3:151n, 7:545, 7:547–7:548, 11:242n, 11:303n
  • immigration to, 10:489
  • industry subsidized in, 2:608
  • influence on U.S. politics, 6:185
  • An Inquiry into the Causes and Consequences of the Orders in Council (Baring), 1:35
  • and Jay Treaty, 5:4n
  • judicial system in, 4:491, 8:526, 8:527n
  • labor costs in, 2:602
  • land records in, 11:560–11:561
  • and Latin American revolutions, 3:177–3:178
  • laws of, 1:382, 1:424, 4:293, 4:294, 4:296–4:297n, 4:297–4:298, 4:299–4:300, 5:135–5:136, 7:125–7:127, 7:190–7:191, 7:217, 7:257, 10:101, 10:557n, 10:564–10:565, 10:625, 11:104–11:105
  • leaseholding in, 2:592–2:593, 2:595–2:596
  • T. Lehré on, 6:80
  • G. Logan on peace with, 6:512–6:513, 8:380–8:381, 10:501
  • G. Logan’s unofficial peace mission to, 6:512, 6:513n, 6:538, 7:38–7:44
  • J. Madison on war with, 5:82–5:83, 5:319–5:321, 8:17–8:18, 8:216
  • J. Madison restricts trade with, 4:552–4:553, 4:554n, 5:74–5:75
  • manufacturing in, 7:39, 7:559, 8:37
  • manufacturing laws, 1:424
  • market in, 2:346, 8:453
  • and Massachusetts, 6:519, 6:519, 7:92, 7:92, 7:452–7:453, 7:455n, 7:478, 8:110, 8:134, 8:230–8:231, 8:265, 8:358
  • J. Melish on, 3:386–3:387, 5:626–5:627
  • military operations of in Spain and Portugal, 2:166, 2:233, 2:667, 4:271, 4:337, 4:587, 6:515, 6:515n
  • navy of, 2:317, 2:602, 5:257n, 5:304n, 5:354, 5:581–5:582, 5:656, 5:671–5:672, 6:14–6:15, 6:14–6:15, 6:190, 6:312, 6:363, 6:363n, 6:462, 7:10–7:11, 7:350, 8:540, 9:9, 11:26n
  • Non-Intercourse Act reimposed on, 1:421, 1:439n, 3:105, 3:120–3:121, 3:122n, 3:273, 3:275, 3:425n, 3:553, 3:600
  • opinion of science in, 2:591
  • opinions of War of 1812 in, 9:16, 9:16
  • Orders in Council (1807), 1:21n, 1:137, 1:154, 1:156n, 1:170n, 1:271, 1:271n, 1:284, 1:285n, 1:409, 1:438, 1:439n, 1:658, 2:8, 2:93, 2:195, 2:210, 2:231, 2:345, 2:346n, 2:366–2:367, 2:419n, 2:470, 3:122n, 3:165, 3:177, 3:463, 3:502, 3:505, 3:606, 4:32, 4:91, 4:172–4:173, 4:236–4:237, 4:429, 4:586, 4:611, 4:669, 4:671, 5:7n, 5:82, 5:212, 5:252, 5:293, 5:305, 5:319–5:321, 5:324–5:325, 6:142–6:144, 6:145n, 6:169, 6:491, 6:539, 7:39, 7:40, 7:40, 7:41, 7:41, 7:41, 7:41–7:42, 7:44, 7:51, 7:87, 7:96, 7:167, 7:452, 7:462–7:464, 7:542, 8:26–8:27, 8:107, 8:107, 8:107, 8:108, 9:210, 9:571
  • parliament of, 2:539, 2:540n, 2:575, 2:592, 6:276, 6:287, 6:438, 6:500, 8:108, 8:226n, 8:261n, 8:542, 10:575n, 11:242n, 11:302, 11:303n
  • and partition of Poland, 9:345
  • and patents, 6:382, 6:383, 6:383, 6:384, 8:605
  • peace with, 7:359–7:360, 8:18–8:19, 8:20, 8:75–8:76, 8:77n, 8:97, 8:112–8:113, 8:125, 8:132, 8:137, 8:138, 8:157, 8:163, 8:168, 8:186–8:187, 8:253–8:254, 8:260–8:261, 8:264–8:265, 8:267, 8:268, 8:269n, 8:269, 8:270, 8:279, 8:284, 8:286, 8:292, 8:293, 8:300, 8:311–8:312, 8:320, 8:329n, 8:330, 8:331, 8:338–8:339, 8:339, 8:344, 8:453, 8:539–8:541, 8:576, 9:16, 10:97, 10:280–10:282, 10:469, 10:501, 10:551–10:552, 11:417, 11:661–11:662
  • political corruption in, 6:432, 6:433n, 6:632, 6:633n
  • political reform in, 10:551–10:552, 10:574, 10:575n, 10:588, 10:608, 10:610, 10:645
  • political unrest in, 11:25, 11:242, 11:242n, 11:302, 11:303n
  • political works on, 1:35, 1:35, 1:35, 1:38n
  • and Portugal, 2:275, 2:277n, 9:516
  • prices in, 1:82, 1:82, 8:100, 9:17, 9:182, 10:512–10:513, 11:635
  • prisoners of war in, 4:362, 10:219–10:220, 10:220n, 10:247, 10:259
  • and prize cases, 3:513–3:514
  • public opinion in, 8:94, 8:131
  • religious persecution in, 10:306, 10:307n
  • representative government of, 8:503, 10:41
  • retention of frontier posts by, 6:376n
  • returns colonies to France, 8:37, 8:38n
  • scholarship in, 9:83, 9:697–9:698, 11:633
  • W. Short on, 4:269–4:273, 7:224, 8:51
  • and slave trade, 3:513–3:514, 11:61n
  • society in compared with U.S., 7:650–7:653, 7:678
  • and Spain, 2:602, 9:516
  • and Stamp Act (1765), 7:495, 7:496–7:497
  • and standards of weights, measures, and coinage, 4:223, 4:227–4:228
  • Stuart dynasty of, 8:477
  • threatens Astoria settlement, 6:557, 6:603
  • TJ compares British laborers to American Indians, 9:358
  • TJ compares with U.S., 10:174–10:175, 10:342–10:343, 10:349
  • TJ compares U.S. slaves to British underclass, 7:651–7:652
  • TJ on financial policies of, 10:175, 10:261, 10:460–10:461, 10:608, 10:645
  • TJ on history of, 7:367–7:368
  • TJ on religious freedom in, 10:277
  • TJ on role in French Revolution, 8:229–8:230, 8:230
  • TJ on war with, 4:78, 4:83, 4:133, 4:148, 4:156–4:157, 4:158, 4:198–4:199, 4:236–4:237, 4:472, 4:482, 4:483, 4:574, 4:585, 4:622–4:623, 4:632–4:633, 4:637, 4:669–4:671, 6:53, 6:64, 6:141–6:145, 6:205, 6:205, 6:205–6:206, 6:209, 6:293, 6:491, 6:538–6:539, 6:645, 7:10–7:12, 7:12, 7:13–7:14, 7:33, 7:87–7:88, 7:96–7:97, 7:97–7:98, 7:158, 7:159–7:160, 7:213, 7:409–7:410, 7:451, 7:452–7:453, 7:519, 7:524, 7:601, 7:691–7:692, 8:26–8:27, 8:31, 8:41–8:42, 8:107–8:109, 8:133, 8:134, 8:163, 8:168, 8:176, 8:230, 8:241, 8:253–8:254, 8:259–8:260, 8:263–8:265, 8:292, 8:303–8:304, 8:311–8:312, 8:341, 8:344, 8:490, 8:516, 8:522–8:523, 8:533, 8:538, 8:539–8:541, 8:542–8:544, 8:570, 8:574–8:575, 8:576–8:577, 10:63–10:64, 10:175–10:176, 10:281, 10:373, 10:468–10:469, 11:353–11:354, 11:435–11:436
  • TJ proposes arson in, 7:11
  • trade of, with Europe, 10:91–10:92
  • and trade with Indians, 4:553, 5:74–5:75
  • trade policies of, 10:25
  • and trading licenses, 4:664, 5:637n
  • treatment of prisoners of war by, 6:510, 6:515, 7:11, 7:11, 7:12–7:13n, 8:218–8:219, 8:219, 8:219, 8:220, 8:221–8:222, 8:222
  • and U.S., 2:69, 2:69–2:70, 2:73–2:74, 2:190, 2:194, 2:358n, 2:366–2:367, 2:387, 2:406, 2:412n, 2:418, 2:419n, 2:470, 2:471n, 2:480, 2:491, 2:539, 2:540n, 2:604, 2:605, 4:234, 4:430n, 4:480, 4:539, 4:586–4:587, 4:611, 4:612, 7:187, 7:298–7:299, 7:424, 8:131, 8:150–8:151, 8:531, 8:538, 8:539–8:541, 8:542–8:544, 8:569, 8:588, 8:589n, 8:598–8:599, 8:654, 8:655n, 8:660, 9:45–9:46, 9:46n, 9:232, 9:305, 9:516, 9:663, 10:587–10:588, 10:588, 11:122, 11:122, 11:123n, 11:410
  • U.S. minister to, 8:590n
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:501, 4:502, 4:502, 4:502, 4:502, 4:503, 4:503, 4:504, 4:505, 4:505, 4:506, 4:507, 4:507, 4:507–4:508
  • and West Florida, 3:282
  • A. B. Woodward on government of, 1:254n

Great George (TJ’s slave), 2:425–2:426n

Great Lakes, 3:333, 8:17, 8:112, 8:329n, 11:192

Greece, ancient

  • aristocracy of, 4:100
  • democracy in, 10:419n
  • P. S. Du Pont de Nemours on, 2:579, 2:606
  • heroes of, 4:469
  • history of, 10:365
  • and mercenaries, 10:552
  • philosophers of, 10:504
  • and representative government, 10:419n
  • scholarship on, 9:697–9:698, 10:358
  • Temple of the Winds, 10:511, 10:511n
  • TJ on, 5:126, 6:209, 10:546, 11:162
  • A. B. Woodward on government of, 1:254n

Greece, modern

  • Napoleon’s designs on, 2:274
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:504

Greek language

  • J. Adams’s handwriting in, 6:xlv, 6:386 (illus.)
  • read by G. W. Adams, 6:438, 6:438n
  • classical works written in, 9:195–9:196, 9:455, 9:456, 9:697
  • lexicons of, 11:335, 11:395–11:396
  • study of, 7:658, 7:660–7:661, 7:666, 7:685–7:686, 7:715, 8:13, 8:297, 8:446–8:447, 8:449n, 8:660, 9:276, 9:277n, 9:464, 9:538, 9:608, 9:626, 9:639, 10:72, 10:234, 10:358, 10:358, 10:664, 11:112, 11:175, 11:233, 11:261, 11:396, 11:409
  • TJ on, 6:403–6:405, 7:447, 9:608, 11:252
  • TJ’s handwriting in, 6:xlv, 6:386 (illus.)
  • translations from owned by TJ, 7:259
  • works in, 10:580

Greely, Aaron, 3:369, 3:370n

Green, Charles, 5:512–5:513

Green, John W.

  • as attorney, 9:648, 10:315
  • as Va. state senator, 9:361, 9:395, 9:396n, 9:435, 9:469, 9:497

Green, Nancy (C. L. Bankhead’s slave), 8:395

Green, Peter (C. L. Bankhead’s slave), 8:395

Green, William (C. L. Bankhead’s slave), 8:395

Green & Peyton (Richmond firm). See also Peyton, Bernard

  • TJ orders goods from, 9:371–9:372, 9:372n, 9:418
  • TJ’s account with, 9:418, 9:603, 9:603

greendressings, 3:348, 3:351n

Greene, Mr. (publisher), 7:494

Greene, Christopher R.

  • An Oration, delivered in St. Michael’s Church, Charleston, South-Carolina; on Tuesday, the Fourth of July, 1815, 8:586n

Greene, Daniel (ship captain), 9:572

Greene, Mark, 1:66

Greene, Nathanael

  • and J. Delaplaine’s Repository, 10:536n
  • and Lafayette, 2:14–2:15
  • portrait of, 7:498
  • seeks reimbursement of small sum, 7:64, 7:64n

greengages. See plums

Greenhill, David

  • as a burgess, 8:621

Greenhow, Robert

  • and C. Bellini estate, 9:491

Greenhow, Samuel

  • and Bible Society of Virginia, 6:607–6:608, 7:178, 7:182–7:183
  • identified, 1:244n
  • letters from, 1:240–1:245, 1:625–1:626, 2:29–2:30, 6:607–6:608, 7:182–7:183
  • letters from W. Dawson to, 1:218–1:219, 1:240, 1:244n, 1:317–1:318
  • letters to, 1:659–1:660, 7:178
  • and Mutual Assurance Society, 1:218–1:219, 1:240–1:244, 1:625–1:626, 1:659–1:660, 2:29–2:30, 4:115n, 5:315–5:316, 5:316n

Greenleaf, James

  • and spinning machine, 5:21–5:22, 5:23, 5:24, 5:80, 5:182n

Greenleaf, Thomas, 6:255

Greenlee’s Ferry (Rockbridge Co.)

  • on route to Natural Bridge, 9:35, 10:555, 10:555n, 11:623
  • tavern at, 11:629

Green Springs, Va., 8:494

Greenup, Christopher

  • and depositions in Jefferson v. Michie, 7:596–7:597, 7:597n, 9:52, 9:63, 9:443–9:444
  • W. DuVal on, 6:107
  • health of, 9:63
  • and Henderson case, 6:79, 6:107, 6:107, 6:315, 6:316, 6:608–6:609, 6:610, 7:117, 9:63, 9:443–9:444
  • identified, 9:63–9:64n
  • letter from, 9:63–9:64
  • letters from accounted for, 6:80n, 7:597n, 9:64n
  • letter to, 9:443–9:444
  • letters to accounted for, 6:80n, 6:611n, 7:597n

Greenville, Treaty of, 8:17

Greenwich Observatory, England

  • astronomical clock at, 9:223
  • pendulum at, 4:227, 9:126
  • and prime meridian, 1:275–1:276, 1:356–1:358, 1:489–1:498, 1:534, 1:551, 2:54, 2:63, 2:338n, 2:566, 3:361, 9:681, 9:691, 10:514, 10:515, 10:571, 10:572

Greer, George

  • identified, 7:508–7:509n
  • letters from, 7:523–7:524
  • letters from mentioned, 7:713
  • letter to from W. Thornton, 7:508–7:509
  • as patent agent, 7:506, 7:507, 7:568, 8:15, 8:136, 8:160

Greer, Thomas B.

  • and TJ’s taxes, 8:256n

Gregg, Andrew

  • letters to, 4:164
  • as U.S. senator, 4:163, 4:164n

Grégoire, Henri

  • Critical Observations on the poem of Mr. Joel Barlow, The Columbiad, 1:588, 1:590n
  • De la Littérature des Nègres, 1:36, 1:588, 1:590n
  • An Enquiry concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes, 4:19, 4:19–4:20n
  • on Notes on the State of Virginia, 1:588–1:589

Gregory XIII, pope

  • reforms Julian calendar, 7:436

Gregory IX, pope

  • orders burning of Hebrew books, 6:618

Gregory, George

  • Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, 8:210

Grenet, Abbé

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

Grenville, William Wyndam Grenville, 1st Baron

  • British politician, 2:73–2:74, 3:462–3:463, 3:481
  • supporters of, 4:587

Grey, Charles, 2d Earl, 2:539, 2:540n

Greyhound (schooner), 2:667, 3:111

Griffin, Mr. (of Yorktown)

  • financial transactions of, 9:500

Griffin, Burgess

  • identified, 2:97n
  • letters from, 2:96–2:97, 5:342, 5:483
  • letters from accounted for, 1:181n, 2:97n, 2:230n, 3:561n, 4:95n, 4:166n, 4:184n, 4:342n
  • letters to, 5:339
  • letters to accounted for, 1:181n, 2:97n, 2:230n, 2:233n, 3:561n, 4:95n, 4:166n, 4:184n, 4:342n
  • lists blankets and beds given to Poplar Forest slaves, 4:382–4:383
  • Poplar Forest overseer, 1:157n, 1:180, 1:181n, 2:149–2:150, 2:327, 2:328, 3:269, 3:457, 3:561, 3:634, 3:639–3:640, 3:650, 4:94, 4:132, 4:133n, 4:165, 4:170–4:171, 4:184, 4:212, 4:307–4:308, 4:308, 4:342, 4:381, 4:382–4:383, 4:422, 4:461, 4:526, 4:549, 5:32, 5:91, 5:483, 5:489, 7:44
  • and sale of Bedford Co. land, 1:318
  • and sale of Ivy Creek lands, 2:330, 5:88
  • share of crops sold, 2:27, 2:28, 2:96, 2:230
  • and TJ’s bond, 5:561–5:562, 5:672, 5:672n, 7:515–7:516, 8:383, 8:496, 8:497
  • TJ’s debt to, 6:482–6:483, 6:483n, 8:383, 8:496, 8:497, 8:510n
  • and TJ’s land dispute with S. Scott, 2:96–2:97, 2:149, 2:232, 2:233n, 5:35, 5:229, 5:236n, 5:339, 5:342, 5:361, 5:361n
  • witnesses land conveyance, 3:369, 3:374, 3:561

Griffin, Cyrus

  • as federal judge, 1:625, 1:644, 3:158, 3:159n
  • health of, 2:386, 2:388n
  • TJ on, 2:416, 2:420, 2:421n, 3:204, 3:205n

Griffin, Lucy B. Lewis (TJ’s niece)

  • dispute with C. Peyton, 11:520n
  • financial situation of, 3:90–3:91, 6:358
  • identified, 3:91n
  • letters from, 3:90–3:91
  • sends greetings to TJ, 6:358

Griffin, Washington A., 3:91n

Griffith, Thomas Waters

  • as consul at Le Havre, 9:363n

Griffiths, Elijah

  • on Congress, 6:74
  • desires appointment as treasurer of U.S. Mint, 6:74, 6:74n, 6:123
  • An Essay on Ophthalmia, or Inflammation of the Eyes, 1:237n
  • identified, 1:237n
  • letters from, 6:73–6:74
  • letters to, 1:236–1:237, 6:123–6:124
  • on peace negotiations, 6:74
  • TJ thanks, 1:236–1:237

Grimaldi & Johnson (London firm)

  • scientific-instrument makers, 9:224

Grimes, Mrs.

  • visits Poplar Forest, 10:516

Grimm, Friedrich Melchior, Baron von

  • J. Adams on, 9:527, 9:528, 9:529, 10:7, 10:7, 10:306, 10:508, 10:509, 11:45, 11:46, 11:268
  • Correspondance littéraire, philosophique et critique, 6:532, 6:532n, 8:382, 8:383n, 9:527, 9:529, 10:7, 10:13–10:14, 10:285, 10:306, 10:573
  • criticism of, 9:651
  • and J. Ledyard (1751–89) mission, 6:420, 9:650
  • opinion of J. Trumbull, 10:654, 11:3
  • TJ on, 9:650–9:651, 9:651, 10:285

Grinder, Robert, 1:602–1:603, 1:606, 6:424

Grinder, Mrs. Robert, 1:602–1:603, 1:606, 2:192, 6:424

Griswold, Jacob

  • identified, 10:284n
  • letters from, 10:283–10:284
  • and new institution for promoting useful knowledge, 10:283
  • sells books, 10:283–10:284

Griswold, N. L. & G. (New York firm). See N. L. & G. Griswold (New York firm)

Griswold, Roger

  • Conn. governor, 9:150, 9:151n

groceries. See also food

  • purchased by J. Shoemaker, 1:452
  • purchased by TJ, 1:31–1:32, 1:44–1:45, 1:77, 1:267–1:268, 1:346n, 2:109, 2:116, 2:154, 3:530–3:531, 4:209–4:212, 6:341, 6:448, 6:448n, 6:451, 7:180, 7:212, 11:617, 11:618
  • supplied by J. Barnes, 4:630
  • suppliers of, 1:284, 1:346n, 1:365–1:366, 1:483, 1:483n, 4:209–4:211, 5:299

Gronovius, Jacob

  • edits C. Cornelii Taciti Opera, quæ exstant (Tacitus), 9:455, 10:233, 10:236n
  • edits Ἱστοριῶν… Historiarum (Polybius; trans. I. Casaubon), 8:581, 9:109

Gronovius, Johann Friedrich

  • edits C. Cornelii Taciti Opera, quæ exstant (Tacitus), 9:455, 10:233, 10:236n
  • edits Titi Livii Historiarum quod exstat (Livy), 5:523, 5:524n, 5:549

Grotius, Hugo

  • J. Adams on, 9:434
  • cited in batture controversy, 2:676
  • and Cleanthes’s Hymn to Zeus, 6:521, 6:540
  • De jure belli ac pacis libri tres, 3:546
  • De Rebus Belgicis: or, the Annals, and History of the Low-Countrey-Warrs, 10:358
  • as legal authority, 11:368
  • mentioned, 9:90, 10:505
  • as translator of Theognis, 6:280n, 6:386, 6:465, 6:465
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Grotjan, Peter Adolph (Sarah Fenimore Grotjan’s husband)

  • mentioned, 6:13

Grotjan, Sarah Fenimore

  • and aid for J. Bradley, 6:12–6:13, 6:47–6:48
  • identified, 6:13n
  • letters from, 6:12–6:13
  • letters to, 6:47–6:48

Grouchy, Emmanuel, marquis de

  • buys land, 10:531, 10:531n
  • family and friends of, 10:253–10:254
  • identified, 9:13–9:14n
  • introduced by Lafayette, 9:13
  • plans visit to Monticello, 10:253–10:254, 10:314, 10:491, 10:516
  • U.S. travels of, 9:605, 9:694, 9:696n, 10:465, 10:531

groundhog, 2:509

The Grounds of Christianity Examined, by Comparing the New Testament with the Old (G. B. English), 7:435n

The Grove (Christopher Henderson Clark’s Campbell Co. estate)

  • purchase of, 9:183, 9:183n

Grymes, Philip

  • and batture controversy, 2:449, 2:450n, 2:451n, 2:451n, 2:659, 3:247n, 3:486
  • and W. Brown case, 2:265, 2:266n, 2:284
  • identified, 2:270n
  • letters to, 2:269–2:270
  • TJ recommends J. H. Carr to, 2:269–2:270, 8:124, 8:125n
  • E. Trist on, 2:284

Guadeloupe

  • books on, 1:184

guaiacum (guajacum)

  • used as medicine, 4:102

Gual, Pedro

  • representative of New Granada, 9:271, 9:272n

The Guardian, 7:665

Guarrant. See Garrard, William

gudgeons (iron fittings for a pivot)

  • for TJ, 5:93

Gudin de la Brenellerie, Paul Philippe

  • L’Astronomie, Poëme en Quatre Chants, 4:147, 4:149n, 4:167, 4:167n, 10:235, 10:237n

Guerrant & Staples

  • Buckingham Co. innkeepers, 9:19
  • identified, 9:19n

Guerriere, HMS (frigate), 6:54n, 7:465, 7:467n

Guerrucci, Fortunato

  • and P. Mazzei’s will, 9:674

Guestier, Peter August

  • forwards seeds, 8:590, 8:615, 8:615, 8:640
  • identified, 8:590n
  • letters from, 8:590, 8:640
  • letter to, 8:615

Guiana

  • and potato, 1:196, 1:197

Guidi, Bartolommeo

  • and P. Mazzei’s will, 9:674

Guidi, Maddalena Stefanini

  • and P. Mazzei’s will, 9:674

Guildhall, London

  • and standards of weights and measures, 4:227–4:228

Guillaume, Charles

  • plow of, 5:273n

Guillemard, John Lewis

  • identified, 9:135n
  • introduces C. Ridolfi to TJ, 9:134
  • letter from, 9:134–9:135

Guillotte, M. F. Caroline, 3:478n

Guinea-Bissau (Bolama), 3:269–3:270n

Guinea corn, 4:139, 4:142n

Guinea grass, 5:364–5:365, 6:26, 6:66, 6:67, 6:81, 6:128

Guinea Hen (sloop), 9:204

guitars, 9:xliv, 9:344 (illus.), 9:554n

Guizot, François Pierre Guillaume, 5:616, 5:620

Gulliver’s Travels. See Travels into several Remote Nations of the World … by Lemuel Gulliver (J. Swift)

gum arabic (medicinal), 7:387

gum arabic tree, 2:302, 7:16, 7:16n

Gummere, John

  • American Philosophical Society member, 7:437n

gun barrels, 1:419

gunboats, 1:203, 1:510, 2:177–2:178, 2:258, 2:259, 2:412n, 2:606, 6:120, 6:121, 6:169–6:170, 6:216, 6:217, 6:217, 6:320, 8:5, 8:5, 9:623

gunpowder

  • and construction of TJ’s mill, 11:72, 11:72–11:73
  • manufacture of, 3:414n
  • and projectile velocity, 11:52n, 11:53–11:54, 11:54–11:55
  • quality of, 3:583–3:584, 3:621, 6:117, 6:186
  • sent to TJ, 6:147, 6:147, 6:186, 7:188, 7:189, 7:307
  • TJ orders, 3:583–3:584, 3:621, 4:218, 4:686, 5:129, 5:130–5:131, 5:201n, 5:448, 5:500, 5:501–5:502, 5:599, 5:622, 5:656, 5:660, 6:117, 6:343, 6:343, 7:155, 7:291, 11:237

Gunter, Edmund

  • and surveying chain, 9:xliii–9:xliv, 9:344 (illus.)

Gurley, John W., 2:442n, 2:444n

Gürtler, Nicolaus

  • Novum Lexicon Universale Quatuor Lingarum, Latinae, Germanicae, Graecae, et Gallicae, 5:14, 5:14n, 5:36

Gustav III, king of Sweden, 2:276

Gustav IV Adolph, king of Sweden

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

Gustine, Joel Trumbull, 1:427, 1:428n

Gutiérrez de Lara, José Bernardo Maximiliano, 6:189, 6:190n

Guy (slave), 4:15

Guyot, Joseph Nicolas

  • Répertoire universel et raisonné de jurisprudence civile, criminelle, canonique et béneficiale, 3:130, 3:174n, 3:176n, 3:235, 3:237n, 3:484, 3:546

Guyton de Morveau, Louis Bernard

  • Méthode de Nomenclature Chimique, 6:408, 6:408, 6:411n, 10:68–10:69
  • “Nouveau Moyen De purifier absolument & en très-peu de temps une masse d’air infectée”, 10:136, 10:147n
  • Traité des Moyens de Désinfecter l’Air, 10:136, 10:147n

Gwathmey, Robert

  • friendship with J. Maury, 10:513, 11:635
  • identified, 11:635n

Gwathmey, Robert & Temple (Richmond firm). See Robert & Temple Gwathmey (Richmond firm)

Gwathmey, Temple

  • and TJ’s bond, 5:483, 5:561–5:562, 5:575, 5:599, 5:671, 5:672n

Gwathney, Mr. See Gwathmey, Temple

Gyllenborg, Gustav Adolph

  • The Natural and Chemical Elements of Agriculture (trans. J. Mills), 11:164

gypsum (plaster of paris)

  • in Canada, 9:62
  • in France, 3:333, 3:333n
  • grinding mill for, 3:500–3:501, 3:509–3:510, 8:535, 8:536n
  • ground at TJ’s mill, 8:610
  • in N.Y., 3:333, 3:437, 8:209n, 10:610
  • at Poplar Forest, 3:64, 5:34, 5:457–5:458, 8:520, 9:493–9:494
  • price of, 3:341, 3:437, 8:610, 9:62, 9:226–9:227, 9:493–9:494, 9:581, 9:582, 9:603, 9:603
  • shipped, 2:205, 2:304, 2:305, 3:341, 3:442, 3:453, 3:518, 3:525–3:526, 3:567, 9:582, 9:582, 9:582n, 9:602, 9:603, 9:603
  • TJ orders, 2:197–2:198, 2:226, 2:329, 2:341, 3:313, 8:421, 8:600, 8:639, 9:63, 9:226–9:227, 9:542
  • TJ receives specimen, 3:437
  • used as fertilizer, 4:93, 4:141, 4:180, 4:531, 7:83, 9:66, 9:493–9:494, 9:538, 9:541, 9:583, 10:197, 10:533, 10:533, 10:533, 10:534, 10:534, 11:163, 11:165, 11:309
  • used to protect seed corn, 2:334

Gyzelaer, Cornelis de

  • death of, 9:596, 9:596–9:597n
  • and F. A. Van der Kemp, 10:305

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