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rabbet (rabbitt) plane, 1:135, 1:136n

rabbits and hares, 1:479, 1:654

Rabelais, François, 7:665

race

  • defined in Mass., 8:374–8:375, 8:376n
  • defined in Va., 8:310–8:311
  • W. Duane on, 7:532–7:534
  • and miscegenation, 8:310–8:311, 8:374–8:375, 8:376n
  • TJ on, 8:310–8:311

Rachael (TJ’s slave; b. 1773)

  • mentioned, 8:62n, 8:132
  • on Monticello slave lists, 4:387
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:382, 4:383, 4:383, 5:460, 6:309, 8:61, 8:255

Rachael (TJ’s slave; b. 1776)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:387
  • and smallpox vaccination, 9:718

Rachael (TJ’s slave; b. 1807)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:461, 6:309, 6:310, 8:62, 8:255

Racine, Jean, 5:51, 5:56n

  • in collegiate curriculum, 7:665

Racoon Ford (Spotsylvania Co.), 3:314, 3:315n

Radford, William

  • and Bear Branch land, 5:84, 5:339, 5:339–5:340, 5:340n, 5:341, 7:430
  • cuttings sent to TJ from, 3:355
  • identified, 4:318n
  • letter from, 8:695
  • letters from accounted for, 8:158n
  • letter to accounted for, 8:158n
  • purchases Bear Branch land, 4:5, 4:316–4:319
  • road through land of, 8:157–8:158

radishes, 2:271, 2:271, 5:658

Raffaelli, Bartolomeo

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

Ragland, John C.

  • identified, 7:502n
  • letters from accounted for, 7:503n
  • recommended by F. Carr, 7:502

raisins

  • muscatel, 1:366, 1:366
  • TJ orders, 1:368, 2:109

Raleigh, Sir Walter, 1:197, 6:603

Raleigh Star (newspaper)

  • letter from editors of, accounted for, 1:677
  • prints TJ’s correspondence, 1:125n

Ralls, George N.

  • identified, 8:401n
  • inquires about Va. minerals, 8:400–8:401
  • letter from, 8:400–8:401

The Rambler, 7:665

ramie. See silk plant

Ramillies, HMS (ship of the line), 6:314n

Ramirez, Jean Baptiste, 3:478n

Ramos, Raphaël, 3:235, 3:237n, 3:484

Ramos Arizpe, Miguel

  • work on Coahuila, Mexico (now part of Tex.), 8:77n

Ramsay, David

  • and American biographical dictionary, 2:188
  • Charleston physician, 1:513, 2:189n, 7:566
  • in collegiate curriculum, 7:664
  • historical writings of, 8:309, 8:310n
  • History of the American Revolution, 1:581, 6:258, 7:512, 7:513n, 7:629
  • identified, 7:28n
  • introduces E. Leigh, 7:28, 7:68, 7:143, 7:143
  • letters from, 7:28
  • The Life of George Washington, 1:35
  • opinion of okra, 4:180
  • on Shecut’s medical theories, 8:24–8:25

Ramsden, Jesse

  • dynameter of, 9:225
  • equatorial of, 3:480, 4:238n, 4:369
  • scientific-instrument maker, 9:314
  • theodolite of, 3:480, 9:xliii, 9:153, 9:171n, 9:315, 9:344 (illus.), 9:344 (illus.), 9:688

Randal (TJ’s slave; b. 1802). See Hern, Randal (TJ’s slave; b. 1802)

Randall, Henry S.

  • and E. Coles’s visit to J. Adams, 4:314n

Randolph, Mr.

  • pays P. Gibson on TJ’s account, 6:106

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

Randolph, Ann Cary. See Morris, Ann Cary Randolph (Gouverneur Morris’s wife)

Randolph, Archibald (Archie) Cary

  • identified, 5:10–5:11n
  • seeks army commission, 5:10, 5:11

Randolph, Ariana Jenings

  • annuity due to, 4:231–4:232n, 4:597n
  • suit by executors of, 4:595, 4:597, 4:616, 4:646, 4:647, 4:679, 5:16, 5:17n

Randolph, Benjamin Franklin (TJ’s grandson)

  • illness of, 1:519, 1:520n, 1:536, 2:335, 6:110

Randolph, Cornelia Jefferson (TJ’s granddaughter)

  • identified, 3:635n
  • illness of, 8:636
  • letters to, 3:635
  • The Parlor Gardener, 3:635n
  • plans visit to J. H. N. Randolph and T. J. Randolph, 8:390–8:391
  • sketches table, 4:xlv
  • visits Port Royal, 3:633, 3:635, 3:635n, 3:644

Randolph, David Meade (ca. 17591830), 1:277, 1:278–1:279n

  • and J. Blair’s will, 9:28–9:29n
  • finances of, 9:100
  • identified, 9:101n
  • letters from, 9:100–9:101
  • as marshal of Va., 9:100–9:101, 9:101n
  • threatens TJ, 9:100–9:101

Randolph, Edmund

  • Abridgment of the Public Permanent Laws of Virginia, 8:630
  • attorney general, 2:176, 2:177n, 2:273n, 6:259n, 7:549
  • and bill of attainder against J. Philips, 7:495, 7:496n, 7:548–7:549, 8:334, 8:334–8:335, 8:335, 8:336, 8:337, 8:338n, 8:338n
  • and A. Craig, 1:67
  • debts of, 4:232n
  • health of, 6:12, 6:186, 6:268, 6:268n, 6:294
  • identified, 6:108–6:109n
  • letters from, 6:108–6:109
  • letters from accounted for, 6:44n, 6:186n
  • letters to, 6:115
  • letters to accounted for, 5:657n
  • manuscript on Va. history by, 8:439, 8:619, 8:619, 8:620, 8:620n, 8:642, 8:644
  • and P. Mazzei’s property, 3:383n, 5:598, 5:621–5:622, 5:656, 5:657, 5:657n, 6:4, 6:4, 6:12, 6:43, 6:43, 6:91, 6:106, 6:108, 6:115, 6:116, 6:185–6:186, 6:268, 6:294, 6:306, 7:89
  • possesses manuscript of Va. laws, 1:403, 8:424–8:425, 8:439–8:440, 8:440n
  • property of, 4:231–4:232n, 8:308n
  • and A. J. Randolph’s executors, 4:595, 4:597–4:598n, 4:616, 4:647, 5:16, 5:17n
  • as secretary of state, 4:605n
  • slaves of, 4:231–4:232n
  • TJ as trustee of, 4:231, 4:231–4:232n, 4:366
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624
  • unavailable as attorney, 3:45, 3:86
  • as Va. legislator, 8:620, 8:621n

Randolph, Elizabeth Nicholas (Edmund Randolph’s wife), 6:265

Randolph, Ellen Wayles. See Coolidge, Ellen Wayles Randolph (TJ’s granddaughter)

Randolph, Jane Cary (TJ’s aunt)

  • family of, 5:10n

Randolph, Jane Cary (wife of Thomas Eston Randolph), 1:488n

Randolph, Jane Hollins Nicholas (Thomas Jefferson Randolph’s wife; Wilson Cary Nicholas’s daughter), 1:190n, 1:223n

  • and E. W. R. Coolidge, 8:390–8:391
  • health of, 9:591
  • and C. J. Randolph, 8:390–8:391
  • and T. J. Randolph, 7:178–7:179, 7:179n, 8:369, 8:369n, 8:390–8:391, 8:391n, 8:421, 8:464, 8:516, 8:517n

Randolph, Sir John

  • manuscript collection of, 8:418, 8:440n

Randolph, John (ca. 1727–84)

  • and P. Henry, 4:598
  • and A. Randolph, 4:616

Randolph, John (of Roanoke)

  • and J. Adams, 6:255, 6:255–6:256
  • altercation with W. Alston, 3:330
  • and Bizarre Scandal, 8:296n
  • breaks with TJ and J. Madison, 2:42, 2:235, 2:236n
  • criticizes J. Adams, 4:475, 5:4
  • criticizes TJ’s cabinet, 3:601–3:602, 3:603n
  • diatribe against, 2:264
  • and W. Duane, 3:449, 3:450, 3:451, 3:452n, 3:506, 3:574, 3:575n, 3:585, 3:586, 3:626
  • duel proposed by J. W. Eppes, 3:425, 3:425n
  • electoral defeat of, 6:80n, 6:112, 7:22, 7:23n
  • on Hartford Convention, 9:41, 9:42n
  • heads congressional committee of investigation, 1:350, 1:361, 1:362n, 1:378
  • and J. Monroe, 2:42, 2:43, 3:543
  • open letter to mentioned, 2:224, 2:225n
  • opposes purchase of Fla., 3:100, 3:101n
  • political beliefs of, 6:286, 7:706–7:707
  • resolution on libel prosecution, 1:276, 1:278n
  • and Richmond junto, 1:93
  • B. Rush on, 4:339
  • speeches of, 6:297
  • TJ on, 2:291, 2:291n, 3:502, 3:593, 3:601–3:602
  • and Yazoo land scheme, 3:128, 3:129n, 3:165, 3:166n

Randolph, Judith (Judy)

  • death of, 9:554, 9:554n, 9:579, 9:579n

Randolph, Margaret Smith (TJ’s great-granddaughter; T. J. Randolph’s daughter)

  • birth of, 9:554, 9:554n, 9:579, 9:579n, 9:591, 9:592n, 9:711, 9:712n

Randolph, Martha Jefferson (Patsy; TJ’s daughter; Thomas Mann Randolph’s wife)

  • bears daughter, 7:178
  • bears son, 2:265, 2:266n, 2:285
  • books sent to, 4:325–4:326, 4:326n, 4:674, 5:7, 5:436, 7:90, 8:22
  • as caretaker for TJ, 9:456
  • children of, 1:190n, 1:389, 1:390, 1:399, 1:519, 1:536, 1:669–1:670, 6:15, 6:61, 7:178, 8:22, 8:85
  • correspondence of, 1:377, 1:659n, 2:103, 2:110, 8:296, 8:296n, 8:647, 9:263, 9:412–9:413n, 9:554, 9:579n
  • and domestic manufactures, 6:140
  • at Edgehill, 1:654
  • education of, 8:513
  • flower seeds sent to, 7:16
  • fluency in French, 8:513, 8:513
  • J. W. Ford portrait of, 5:xlviii
  • forwards letters to Paris, 3:427
  • forwards letter to TJ, 8:664
  • greetings to, 1:53, 1:71, 1:73, 1:301, 1:629, 1:660, 1:667, 1:668, 2:9, 2:105, 2:124, 2:147, 2:236, 2:288, 2:430, 2:682, 3:40, 3:76, 3:91, 3:106, 3:167, 3:251, 3:280, 3:309, 3:340, 3:395, 3:447, 3:539, 3:596, 3:599, 3:632, 4:6, 4:19, 4:20, 4:40, 4:108, 4:115, 4:200, 4:326, 4:359, 4:475, 4:666, 5:69, 5:113, 5:214, 5:411, 5:454, 5:532, 6:9, 6:12, 6:45, 6:46, 6:107, 6:267, 7:16, 7:32, 7:46, 7:62, 7:202, 7:350, 7:394, 7:502, 7:502, 7:542, 7:672, 7:698, 8:26, 8:99, 8:245, 8:325, 8:550, 9:69, 9:87, 9:227, 9:271, 9:332, 9:377, 9:434, 9:480, 9:482, 9:613, 9:666
  • health of, 1:387, 1:391, 1:392, 1:395, 1:410, 3:315, 4:61, 4:62n, 4:132, 6:451, 6:645, 6:646, 6:648, 7:178, 7:226, 7:328, 8:85, 9:666
  • as hostess at Monticello, 7:321, 8:235, 9:231, 9:234n, 9:234n, 9:235n, 9:270
  • identified, 2:238n
  • informs TJ of mill operations, 1:110n, 1:139n
  • instructions to from TJ, 9:147
  • letter from, 8:664
  • letters to, 3:392, 3:394, 6:106–6:107, 7:400–7:401, 8:664, 8:697, 9:147–9:148
  • letter to, from unidentified correspondent, mentioned, 2:106
  • and A. Marks, 6:34
  • marriage of, 1:420n
  • mentioned, 2:106, 3:163n, 3:633, 6:265, 6:266, 6:620, 7:60, 7:63n, 7:570, 7:647, 7:647n, 8:158, 8:239, 8:278, 8:297
  • and mulberry trees for I. A. Coles, 9:544–9:545
  • and Pantops estate, 6:72, 6:129
  • plans visit to Montpellier, 8:656
  • and T. M. Randolph’s will, 6:18–6:20
  • reads novels, 1:391, 1:397n, 3:634n, 3:635
  • relations with A. C. R. Bankhead, 9:131–9:132
  • relations with J. W. Eppes, 1:337, 1:338n
  • and sale of Shadwell mills, 6:xliii
  • seeds distributed by, 5:658, 9:533, 9:608, 9:609n
  • sells land in Bedford Co., 2:79n, 2:237–2:239, 3:186–3:188
  • sends greetings to D. Madison, 6:397, 7:366
  • sends greetings to Madame Onís, 7:328
  • as teacher, 8:240
  • TJ’s correspondence with, 1:80
  • visits Edgehill, 4:132
  • visit to thwarted, 2:291
  • and D. B. Warden, 3:309, 3:310n, 3:558n
  • and wool spinning, 4:380

Randolph, Mary (Thomas Mann Randolph’s sister; David Meade Randolph’s wife)

  • runs Richmond boardinghouse, 1:669–1:670

Randolph, Mary Elizabeth Cleland, 1:488n

Randolph, Mary Isham (TJ’s great-grandmother), 1:68n

Randolph, Mary Jefferson (TJ’s granddaughter)

  • book for, 1:294
  • mentioned, 1:390, 1:397n
  • races on terrace, 1:393
  • spends Christmas season at Port Royal, 2:103, 2:104n, 2:110, 2:111n
  • TJ’s advice to, 3:635

Randolph, Meriwether Lewis (TJ’s grandson)

  • birth of, 2:265, 2:266n
  • mentioned, 6:266
  • TJ on, 6:110

Randolph, Peter (d. 1767)

  • and Stamp Act resolutions, 4:600, 7:547
  • and Westham land, 8:170

Randolph, Peter (d. 1832)

  • identified, 8:695n
  • letter of introduction for, 8:695

Randolph, Peyton (ca. 1723–75)

  • death of, 8:620, 8:621n
  • and J. Delaplaine’s Repository, 9:461
  • gives volume of laws to TJ, 1:159n, 8:418, 8:440n
  • and P. Henry, 4:598
  • lawsuit by heirs of, 4:647, 4:679
  • as member of Continental Congress, 4:601, 8:644
  • revolutionary leader, 7:411, 7:548
  • serves on Va. Committee of Correspondence, 9:368, 9:369n
  • and Stamp Act resolutions, 4:599, 7:546–7:547, 8:642
  • as Va. legislator, 7:547–7:548, 8:620, 8:642, 8:643, 8:644, 8:644–8:645, 8:644–8:645

Randolph, Peyton (d. 1828)

  • drafts address to TJ, 1:611n
  • and manuscript of Va. laws, 8:424

Randolph, Richard

  • and earthenware for TJ, 7:154, 7:155, 7:204, 7:517, 7:602, 7:602, 7:710, 7:712, 8:11, 8:12
  • identified, 7:154n
  • letters from, 7:204
  • letters to, 7:154, 7:712

Randolph, Septimia Anne. See Meikleham, Septimia Anne Randolph (TJ’s granddaughter)

Randolph, Thomas (b. ca. 1728) (TJ’s uncle)

  • family of, 5:10n

Randolph, Thomas (1760–1811)

  • and Battle of Tippecanoe, 5:10, 5:11n

Randolph, Thomas Beverly, 3:93, 3:95n

Randolph, Thomas Eston (TJ’s cousin). See also Thomas M. Randolph & Company

  • account with TJ, 1:470, 3:522–3:523, 5:427, 5:427, 9:665
  • and J. Blair’s will, 9:27, 9:28–9:29n
  • boats of, transfer goods, 1:488n, 2:109, 2:116, 2:154, 2:305, 2:335, 4:219, 4:526, 9:547, 9:547, 9:547, 9:547, 9:602
  • brother of, 8:600
  • health of, 9:408, 9:415
  • and Henderson case, 5:192–5:193, 5:197n, 6:197
  • identified, 1:488n
  • leases house from TJ, 2:132, 2:133n, 3:334, 3:522–3:523
  • leases Pantops, 5:171–5:172, 5:325, 5:325–5:326, 5:347–5:348, 6:72, 6:130
  • letters from, 1:488, 1:654, 8:207, 9:408–9:409, 9:498–9:499
  • letters to, 3:334, 3:522–3:523, 5:325, 8:204–8:205, 9:415, 9:665
  • and loan to T. M. Randolph, 8:207
  • Memorandum on Pantops lease, 5:325–5:326
  • naval appointment for son, 9:408, 9:412, 9:412n, 9:415, 9:498
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 4:346–4:349
  • and proposed sale of Pantops, 7:482
  • sends rabbits to TJ, 1:654
  • and Shadwell mills, 8:204–8:205, 8:205n, 8:207, 8:625n, 9:99, 9:133, 9:272–9:273, 9:273n, 9:312–9:313, 9:313n, 9:498–9:499, 9:546–9:547, 9:547, 9:567–9:568, 9:665
  • and TJ’s gig, 1:488

Randolph, Thomas Jefferson (TJ’s grandson; Jane Hollins Nicholas Randolph’s husband)

  • to accompany TJ to Poplar Forest, 4:131, 4:132
  • advises overseers, 9:152
  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 3:351n
  • and Albemarle Volunteer Company subscription, 5:344
  • attends botanical lectures, 1:70–1:71, 1:100
  • attends mineralogical lectures, 1:104, 1:187
  • and C. L. Bankhead, 3:188n
  • botany, enthusiasm for, 1:191
  • carries books to TJ, 1:321
  • carries package to E. Trist, 1:80–1:81
  • at Carysbrook, 7:268
  • clothing, 1:308
  • and J. H. Cocke’s horse, 7:300, 7:301
  • and E. W. R. Coolidge, 8:390–8:391
  • delivers letter to J. W. Eppes, 5:102
  • delivers letter to P. Gibson, 8:97, 8:100
  • and duels, 8:464–8:465
  • and Edgehill estate, 6:19, 6:20n
  • edits TJ’s correspondence, 3:xlvii
  • education of, 1:101n, 1:458, 1:520, 1:557, 1:590–1:591, 1:633, 1:634–1:635, 1:669–1:670, 2:27, 2:95, 2:110, 2:116, 2:134, 2:171–2:172, 2:172, 2:295, 2:335, 2:392–2:393, 2:393, 2:564–2:565, 3:632n, 4:87, 4:88n, 4:191, 4:191n, 6:416
  • expenses paid by TJ, 1:41, 1:45, 1:70–1:71, 1:307–1:309, 1:455, 1:458, 1:467, 1:557
  • at family dinner, 1:387, 8:235
  • family of, 9:554, 9:554n, 9:579, 9:579n, 9:711, 9:712n
  • farms of, 7:635
  • forwards trunk from Washington, 1:64
  • and G. Gilmer’s horse, 5:404–5:405, 5:406–5:407
  • and L. H. Girardin, 2:171–2:172, 2:172, 2:295
  • greetings to, 4:40, 8:421, 8:449, 8:610, 9:666
  • health of, 2:438, 2:564
  • identified, 1:190–1:191n
  • and latitude of Willis’s Mountain, 4:345, 4:346n, 4:369, 4:370n
  • letters from, 1:245, 2:438–2:439, 7:268, 7:632–7:633, 7:649
  • letters from accounted for, 1:191n, 2:295n, 2:439n, 8:391n
  • letters to, 1:189–1:191, 1:293–1:294, 2:110–2:111, 2:295, 2:335, 2:392–2:393, 7:635–7:636, 8:390–8:391
  • letters to accounted for, 2:439n, 6:37n
  • loans TJ money, 9:133, 9:133n
  • makes payment for TJ, 9:105, 9:106n
  • as manager of Monticello, 8:555
  • meets with TJ, 8:697, 8:697n
  • mentioned, 3:290, 3:327–3:328, 5:94, 5:94n, 6:73, 6:343, 6:346, 6:349n, 7:84, 7:86n, 7:116, 8:82, 8:203, 8:204n, 8:239
  • military service of, 7:624, 7:625n, 7:632–7:633, 7:635, 7:649
  • and J. Miller’s petition, 9:277, 9:278n
  • named as executor of will, 6:34
  • and news of U.S. victory at New Orleans, 8:241
  • and Pantops, 5:102, 5:171–5:172
  • pays TJ, 8:187n
  • pays TJ’s account in Philadelphia, 1:97, 1:111, 1:161–1:162, 1:188, 1:190, 1:245
  • C. W. Peale portrait of, 1:xlviii–1:xlix, 1:45, 1:46n, 1:380 (illus.)
  • and plant inoculation, 3:644–3:645
  • as proposed messenger, 7:297, 7:331
  • and C. J. Randolph, 8:390–8:391
  • and J. H. N. Randolph, 7:178–7:179, 7:179n, 8:369, 8:369n, 8:390–8:391, 8:391n, 8:421, 8:464, 8:516, 8:517n
  • and M. J. Randolph, 2:110
  • as revenue collector, 7:xlv, 7:297, 8:126, 8:624, 9:511, 9:511n
  • and salad oil, 2:335, 2:392, 2:438
  • and Shadwell mills, 6:xliii, 6:428n, 6:620, 6:620
  • spends Christmas at Port Royal, 2:110, 2:111n
  • surveying, 1:389
  • and surveys of Bear Creek lands, 4:280n, 4:318n, 4:319
  • TJ conveys land to, 6:35–6:36, 6:416
  • TJ conveys slaves to, 6:36
  • TJ on, 8:369, 9:122
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:625
  • and TJ’s financial transactions, 8:624, 9:483n, 9:562, 9:594
  • TJ’s payments to, 8:186, 8:676, 8:676n, 9:406, 9:406n
  • and Varina estate, 6:20n
  • visits R. Jefferson, 8:400
  • and wine for TJ, 9:133
  • and C. Wistar, 2:285, 6:253, 6:416, 8:449, 9:122
  • witnesses documents, 3:188, 4:277–4:278n, 8:120, 8:396
  • and J. Wood, 2:95, 2:134, 2:171, 2:564–2:565

Randolph, Thomas Mann (1741–93) (father of Thomas Mann Randolph [1768–1828] and Thomas Mann Randolph [1792–1848]), 1:420n, 1:572, 2:103n, 2:227

Randolph, Thomas Mann (1768–1828) (TJ’s son-in-law; Martha Jefferson Randolph’s husband). See also Edgehill (T. M. Randolph’s Albemarle Co. estate)

  • agreement with W. McGehee, 1:419–1:421
  • and Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 3:351n
  • and Albemarle Academy, 7:265, 7:265, 7:339
  • and Albemarle pippin, 3:448
  • and appointment of principal assessor, 6:442, 9:511
  • arrangements for T. J. Randolph’s schooling, 1:189, 1:634
  • and C. W. Bache, 8:448
  • boats of, transfer goods, 2:110–2:111, 2:335, 3:442, 3:512–3:513, 4:99, 7:291, 9:547, 9:547
  • books sent to, 8:429–8:430, 8:630, 9:666
  • botanical skills of, 1:436–1:437n, 3:167, 3:181, 3:596–3:597
  • buys land from W. Bache, 1:616
  • children of, 1:190n
  • and clover seed, 3:180, 3:184, 3:194
  • as colonel in U.S. Army, 6:51, 6:110–6:111, 6:265, 6:645, 6:645, 8:84, 8:163
  • and J. Corrêa da Serra, 6:469, 7:287, 7:301, 7:302, 7:321
  • correspondence with J. P. Reibelt, 1:504, 1:505
  • delivers goods, 9:272
  • delivers letters, 7:185n, 9:585n
  • and dog-proof fence, 2:511
  • J. Dougherty’s esteem for, 5:455
  • duel fought by, 8:465
  • and 1810 census, 3:202
  • executor of H. Marks’s estate, 4:511n
  • at family dinner, 1:387, 8:235
  • family of, 1:420n, 4:61, 5:10n, 6:47, 8:38, 9:132, 9:554n
  • financial difficulties, 2:79n
  • and fiorin grass, 5:660
  • W. Fontaine sends letter to, 3:136
  • greetings to, 1:53, 1:301, 1:660, 1:667, 2:121, 2:147, 2:236, 2:430, 2:682, 3:40, 3:76, 3:158, 3:167, 3:251, 3:280, 3:309, 3:340, 3:395, 3:539, 3:596, 3:599, 3:632, 4:19, 4:40, 4:108, 4:200, 4:326, 5:113, 6:45, 6:46, 6:107, 7:139, 7:202, 7:350, 7:672, 8:26, 8:244, 8:245, 8:274, 8:325, 8:422, 8:550, 8:610, 9:87, 9:147, 9:227
  • grinds wheat, 1:109
  • gubernatorial prospects of, 8:47, 8:96n
  • and Harrison’s recommendation, 4:482
  • health of, 2:393
  • hillside plow of, 9:539, 9:540n, 9:599
  • as host at Monticello, 7:321, 8:234
  • identified, 1:420n
  • and R. Jefferson’s watch, 8:173, 8:173, 8:257–8:258, 8:258
  • as justice of the peace, 5:235
  • lamb requested from, 4:62
  • letters from accounted for, 4:101n, 6:621n, 6:621n, 8:184n
  • letters to, 4:101, 6:619–6:621
  • letters to accounted for, 4:101n
  • letter to from P. Minor, 5:227–5:228
  • and Lewis family, 3:91
  • loans to, 8:207
  • manufacturing mill at Milton, 1:92n, 5:120–5:121
  • mentioned, 2:168, 2:465, 3:29, 3:39, 5:465n, 5:651, 6:130, 6:130, 6:347, 6:407, 7:184, 7:185, 7:309, 7:406, 7:623, 8:234, 8:235, 8:239, 8:272, 8:278, 8:422, 9:29n, 9:287, 9:542
  • and merino sheep, 1:199, 1:321, 1:667
  • and military appointment, 5:684, 7:178, 7:409, 7:500
  • military service of, 7:46, 7:46, 7:46n, 7:61–7:62, 7:226, 7:228, 7:624, 7:625n, 7:632
  • and J. Monroe, 2:46n
  • and navigation of Rivanna River, 8:165–8:166, 8:166n
  • offer to publish writings of, 8:623
  • and overseer for Poplar Forest, 4:307
  • and overseer for Tufton, 4:101
  • and payments to TJ, 6:20, 6:111
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 4:346–4:349, 8:184
  • B. Peyton introduced to, 6:52n
  • publications sent to, 8:408, 8:471
  • and T. J. Randolph, 2:27, 2:116, 2:295, 2:438
  • receives information about W. Thornton, 2:5n
  • recommends W. McClure, 7:240–7:241
  • relations with J. W. Eppes, 1:337, 1:338n
  • as revenue collector, 7:xlv, 8:154n, 9:511
  • and Rivanna Company, 3:193, 3:287, 5:227–5:228, 5:440–5:441, 5:441n, 6:620
  • and road along Rivanna River, 6:428, 6:428n
  • and sale of part of Poplar Forest, 2:77–2:78, 2:79, 2:79–2:80
  • and W. Saunders, 5:395
  • and seed protection, 2:334
  • seeks clover seed, 4:525
  • sells flour at Richmond, 3:512–3:513, 9:708
  • sells land in Bedford Co., 2:79n, 2:237–2:239, 3:186–3:188
  • and Shadwell mills, 3:156, 3:642, 3:644, 4:6, 4:6n, 4:183, 4:183n, 4:374n, 4:548, 5:120–5:121, 5:228, 5:499, 5:517, 5:530, 5:570–5:571, 5:575, 5:591n, 5:671, 6:91, 6:118, 6:123, 6:149–6:150, 6:166, 6:430, 6:620, 8:204–8:205, 8:205n, 8:205n, 8:207, 8:241, 8:625n, 9:99, 9:133, 9:272–9:273, 9:273n, 9:312–9:313, 9:313n, 9:498–9:499, 9:546–9:547, 9:547
  • slaves of hired to TJ, 3:36, 3:250
  • slaves owned by, 8:609, 8:609n, 9:273, 9:318, 9:319n
  • and Southwest Mountain tract, 2:101, 2:137, 2:206, 2:229
  • Spanish sheep of, 6:6–6:7, 6:31
  • spinning operations of, 5:384–5:385
  • subscribes to pay W. McClure’s debts, 4:169, 5:574
  • TJ inquires about, 6:646
  • TJ on, 2:77, 2:79, 5:500, 6:69, 8:305
  • and TJ’s dispute with E. Alexander, 2:198–2:199, 2:212, 2:213, 2:239, 2:239
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:625
  • as trustee of Bankheads, 8:394–8:397, 8:397–8:398
  • and Tufton estate, 3:35–3:36
  • uses contour plowing, 2:254, 6:69, 6:70n, 9:538–9:539, 9:540n, 9:599
  • visits Philadelphia, 7:84
  • visits Poplar Forest, 2:97
  • visits Varina, 7:366
  • will of, 6:18–6:20
  • and C. Wistar, 8:448–8:449, 9:122
  • to write agricultural essay, 3:427
  • and J. Yancey, 2:363

Randolph, Thomas Mann (1792–1848) (son of Thomas Mann Randolph [1741–93]; half-brother of Thomas Mann Randolph [1768–1828])

  • attends Harvard University, 1:524, 1:572–1:573, 1:574
  • identified, 1:524n
  • letters from, 1:524
  • letters to, 1:574

Randolph, Thomas Mann (1798–1835) (son of TJ’s cousin Thomas Eston Randolph)

  • identified, 9:409n
  • naval appointment for, 9:408, 9:412–9:413n, 9:415, 9:458, 9:482, 9:498

Randolph, Virginia Jefferson. See Trist, Virginia Jefferson Randolph (TJ’s granddaughter)

Randolph, William (Thomas Mann Randolph’s brother), 2:79n

Randolph, William (TJ’s great-grandfather), 1:68n

Randolph, William (TJ’s uncle), 1:488n

Randolph, William B.

  • and fiorin grass for TJ, 4:193

Randolph, William Eston, 1:488n

Randolph family

  • biographies solicited for Port Folio, 7:318

ranunculus

  • double, 4:497, 4:498n, 4:498n
  • sent to TJ, 5:358
  • TJ orders, 3:545, 4:497, 4:498n, 4:498n

Raphael

  • paintings by, 8:239

Raphael (Raphall), Solomon, 1:318n

Rapine, Daniel

  • bookseller, 1:412, 1:412n, 3:576, 3:582, 3:649, 9:130

Rapin Thoyras, Paul de

  • and The Continuation of Mr. Rapin’s History of England (N. Tindal), 8:581, 9:109
  • Histoire d’Angleterre, 1:580, 8:235
  • mentioned, 6:296

Rappahannock River, 3:140, 3:303, 8:290, 9:687

Rapport a L’Institut National, Classe de Littérature et Beaux Arts, D’un voyage fait à la fin de l’an X (A. G. Camus), 8:558–8:561, 8:562n, 8:656–8:657, 8:682

Rapports du Physique et du Moral de l’Homme (P. J. G. Cabanis), 5:223, 5:276, 7:385–7:386, 7:386n

Rapports entre la langue sanscrit et la langue Russe présentés à l’Académie Impériale Russe (Adelung), 4:99, 4:99n

Rapport sur les Travaux de la Société d’Agriculture du Département de la Seine (Silvestre), 1:612, 1:613n

Rapport sur L’Instruction Publique, Fait au Nom du Comité de Constitution a L’Assemblée Nationale, les 10, 11, et 19 Septembre 1791 (Talleyrand-Périgord), 8:550, 8:551n

Raritan (steamboat), 4:199

raspberries

  • Antwerp, 5:358
  • monthly, 3:456
  • at Poplar Forest, 3:353, 3:394, 5:31
  • seed, 3:456, 5:358
  • in vinegar syrup recipe, 1:222

Rastall (Rasdall), Humphrey, 5:509–5:510

Rastel de Rocheblave, Philippe François de

  • capture of, 4:378

rat, pouched, 4:536

Ratcliff (Ratcliffe), Mrs.

  • flees Washington, 7:618, 7:618
  • works with J. Barnes, 4:27, 5:454, 7:618

Ratcliffe, Thomas

  • and P. Piernet’s will, 3:466–3:467, 3:472n, 3:652, 4:42, 4:70, 4:166n, 5:99, 5:116–5:118

Rathbone, Martha M. V. (William P. Rathbone’s wife)

  • visits Monticello, 8:675

Rathbone, William P.

  • identified, 8:675–8:676n
  • visits Monticello, 8:675

Ratisbon, Battle of (1809), 1:371

rats

  • fear of, 8:332

rattinet (fabric), 7:349, 7:349n, 7:488

rattlesnake

  • growth of rattles, 7:84
  • new species of, 4:536
  • TJ receives rattle of, 1:660, 2:36

Ravara. See Ravassa, Joseph

Ravassa, Joseph, 3:235, 3:237n, 3:484

Ravenscroft, John Stark

  • and domestic manufacturing, 5:207–5:208, 5:208n, 5:268–5:269
  • identified, 5:208n
  • letters from, 5:268–5:269
  • letters to, 5:207–5:208

Ravensworth (Fairfax Co.), 1:52n, 1:52n

Rawle, William, 2:455, 2:456n, 2:658, 3:235, 3:483

Ray, John

  • and classification of animals, 7:208
  • and theology, 7:480

Ray, William

  • Horrors of Slavery: or, The American Tars in Tripoli, 1:33, 1:33–1:78n, 1:77–1:78, 8:388, 9:237, 9:531
  • identified, 1:33n
  • letters from, 1:33
  • requests loan from TJ, 1:33

Raymond VI, count of Toulouse, 7:66

Raynal, David

  • Code de Commerce, 5:576, 5:576–5:577n, 6:45, 6:372, 6:373n, 6:445, 7:90

Raynal, Guillaume Thomas François

  • Histoire Philosophique et Politique, 3:175n, 7:664
  • works of, 8:49

Reade, Clement, Jr.

  • as a burgess, 8:621, 8:621

reading

  • elementary education in, 7:637, 7:640

Reardon, Mr.

  • delivers wine, 9:660, 9:661n

Rebecca (sloop)

  • transports goods to Richmond, 1:44

Rebecca (TJ’s slave; b. 1812)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 5:461, 6:308, 8:62, 8:255

Recherches historiques et politiques sur les États-Unis de l’Amérique Septentrionale (P. Mazzei), 3:381n, 5:595–5:596n, 8:326, 9:219, 9:220n, 9:407–9:408, 9:531

Recherches philosophiques sur les américains (Pauw), 1:521, 1:521n

Recherches physiques et chimiques sur la Fabrication de la Poudre à Canon (Charpentier de Cossigny), 1:35

Recherches sur les Ossemens Fossiles (Cuvier), 1:101n, 5:94n

Recherches sur les Végétaux nourissans (Parmentier), 2:82

recipes

  • for cream cheese, 5:204
  • for vinegar syrup, 1:222

Recopilacion de Indias. See The Laws of Las Siete Partidas (Carleton and Moreau Lislet)

Rector, Thomas, 2:185

Recueil d’edits et d’ordonnances royaux (Girard & Néron), 3:235, 3:236–3:237n, 3:484

Recueil de Recherches sur l’Education (J. J. Drouin), 8:551

Recueil d’observations astronomiques (Humboldt), 1:24, 1:25n, 1:264, 1:267n, 1:455, 1:455n, 4:352, 4:354n, 7:29

redbud, 3:353

Redfield, John

  • identified, 4:492n
  • letters from, 4:489–4:492
  • seeks TJ’s aid, 4:489–4:492

Redheffer, Charles

  • perpetual-motion machine of, 5:xlix–5:l, 5:358 (illus.), 5:471–5:473, 5:473n, 5:474, 5:506–5:507, 5:558, 5:559n

Red Jacket (Seneca chief)

  • speech of, 2:59, 2:175

Reed, Anne. See Irving, Anne Reed (Joseph Miller’s half-sister)

Reed, Isaac

  • and edition of W. Shakespeare, 1:412n

Reed, Joseph

  • and J. Adams’s intercepted letter, 6:284

Reed, Thomas (brother of Joseph Miller)

  • estate of, 9:92, 9:93n, 9:106–9:107, 9:258–9:261, 9:261n, 9:277, 9:279, 9:395, 9:401, 9:487, 9:523–

Rees, Abraham

  • The New Cyclopædia, 1:252, 1:252n, 1:456, 1:457n

Reeves, John

  • on British allegiance and U.S. citizenship, 8:244, 8:245n
  • A History of the English Law, 7:127
  • in law curriculum, 7:688

reflecting circle

  • for U.S. Coast Survey, 9:222, 9:222

Reflections on the Embargo (Caines), 3:522n

Reflections on the Revolution in France (E. Burke), 7:74, 7:78n

Reflexions Critiques sur la Poesie et sur la Peinture (J. B. Dubos), 8:630

Réflexions sur la formation et la distribution des richesses (A. R. J. Turgot), 7:7, 7:9n

refrigerators, 1:173n

Réfutation du Mémoire en forme de consultation (Derbigny), 2:657, 2:658n, 3:173–3:174n, 3:235, 3:236n, 3:237n, 3:271, 3:476, 3:484

Regnier Desmarais, François Seraphin

  • translates Cicero, 9:354, 9:420

Reibelt, Madame (J. Philippe Reibelt’s widow)

  • identified, 2:395n
  • letters from, 2:394–2:395
  • seeks TJ’s protection, 2:394

Reibelt, Mr. (J. Philippe Reibelt’s son), 1:504–1:505, 2:394

Reibelt, J. Philippe

  • death of, 2:394, 2:395n
  • identified, 1:505n
  • letters from, 1:504–1:505
  • letters from accounted for, 1:505n
  • proposed visit to U.S., 1:505
  • sends package to TJ, 1:505
  • sends tarragon to TJ, 5:98–5:99n

Reid, Thomas, 7:480, 7:667

  • Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man, 9:636, 9:637, 9:638n

Reimarus, Hermann Samuel

  • edits Roman History (Cassius Dio), 9:195–9:196

Reindeer, HMS (brig-sloop), 8:84, 8:85n

Reintzel, Daniel

  • identified, 1:23n
  • and meeting of Georgetown Republicans, 1:21–1:22

Rei rusticae (Cato; Columella; Palladius; Varro), 2:82

Reiske, Johann Jacob

  • edits Opera Omnia Graece et Latine (Dionysius of Halicarnassus), 8:581, 8:582n, 9:109
  • edits Oratorum Graecorum, quorum princeps est Demosthenes (Demosthenes), 9:196, 9:456

Relf’s Philadelphia Gazette (newspaper), 7:299, 7:299n, 7:311, 8:532, 8:533n

religion

  • J. Adams on, 7:23–7:27, 7:73–7:77, 7:217–7:220, 7:476–7:477, 8:551, 8:552, 8:558–8:563, 8:682, 9:256, 9:431–9:432, 9:433, 9:527–9:529
  • atheism, 9:527–9:529, 9:650–9:651, 9:652n
  • Baptists, 9:380, 9:382
  • and Bollandists, 8:558–8:562, 8:656–8:657, 8:682
  • Carmelites, 7:220
  • Catholicism, 8:558–8:562, 8:656–8:657, 8:682
  • and Christianity in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502, 4:505, 4:506, 4:506, 4:570, 4:613–4:615
  • T. Cooper, 7:663, 7:688, 7:715, 7:716n
  • education in, 7:480, 7:639, 7:639, 7:640, 7:714–7:715, 8:7n, 8:12, 8:341–8:342, 9:529
  • Episcopalians, 9:380, 9:382
  • epopts, 8:150, 8:150n
  • exhortations to TJ, 1:291–1:292, 4:606, 6:447, 6:508, 6:508, 7:573–7:589, 7:704–7:705, 8:187–8:191, 8:196–8:198, 8:364
  • freedom of, 7:304–7:305, 8:262, 8:267n, 8:293
  • illuminism, 8:150
  • Jesuits, 2:523, 2:524, 2:525, 2:525, 3:71, 3:175n, 3:489, 8:558–8:562
  • Judaism, 8:212
  • laws on, 1:382
  • G. Logan on, 9:708–9:709
  • J. Logan on, 9:709, 9:709n
  • magi, 8:150
  • Manichaeism, 7:557, 7:560n
  • Martinists, 8:150, 8:150n
  • Methodism, 7:581–7:582, 7:585, 7:587, 9:380, 9:382
  • millennial prophecy, 4:483–4:485, 8:665–8:667
  • and morality, 7:412–7:416
  • Presbyterians, 9:379, 9:380n, 9:380–9:381, 9:382, 9:506, 9:712, 9:714n
  • Protestant Reformation, 2:584
  • Quakers, 2:124–2:125, 2:125n, 2:157–2:158, 2:159, 3:267–3:269, 4:52, 4:152, 4:469, 8:187, 8:552
  • Rosicrucians, 8:150
  • and sectarian violence, 8:551, 8:551n
  • services, 9:48, 9:112
  • Shakers, 8:469, 8:469n
  • societies for Bible distribution, 6:607–6:608, 6:608n, 7:178, 7:182–7:183
  • H. G. Spafford seeks TJ’s opinion on, 3:113
  • and Spanish constitution, 7:304, 7:327, 7:390–7:391
  • Swedenborgians, 8:150
  • theism, 9:650–9:651
  • theological seminary proposed in Va., 9:379, 9:379n, 9:382
  • TJ on, 1:563–1:565, 1:565–1:566, 2:157–2:158, 3:457, 6:160, 6:180, 6:193, 6:204, 6:298, 6:299, 6:318–6:319, 6:438–6:439, 6:439–6:440, 6:508, 6:548–6:550, 7:178, 7:453–7:454, 7:704–7:705, 8:149–8:150, 8:188–8:189, 8:196–8:198, 8:211–8:212, 8:245, 8:341–8:343, 8:344, 8:365n, 9:340–9:341, 9:378, 9:378–9:379, 9:380–9:381, 9:381–9:383, 9:650–9:651, 9:651–9:652
  • Unitarianism, 8:630, 9:4–9:5, 9:255
  • use of tithes to support, 2:582–2:584
  • Virginia Act for Establishing Religious Freedom, 1:384n, 1:487, 6:565, 7:148
  • works on, 3:590, 3:590n, 6:61, 6:219, 6:280, 6:302, 6:367–6:368, 6:441, 6:471, 7:74–7:77, 7:286, 7:435, 7:435n, 7:436n, 7:595, 7:627, 7:633, 7:646, 7:683, 8:xlvi, 8:4, 8:5, 8:196, 8:235, 8:236, 8:388, 8:435, 8:468, 8:469, 8:469, 8:469n, 8:469n, 8:472, 8:472n, 8:481–8:482, 8:482n, 8:558–8:562, 8:630, 8:632n, 8:672, 8:672, 8:673n, 8:682, 9:86, 9:194, 9:194n, 9:340–9:341, 9:650, 9:651–9:652, 9:652n
  • works on, bound for TJ, 1:36, 1:36, 1:38n, 8:630, 8:630, 8:630

The Religion of Nature Delineated (W. Wollaston), 7:415n

Remarks on a Pamphlet, entitled “An Enquiry respecting the Capture of Washington by the British, on the 24th of August, 1814, with, &c. &c. by Spectator” (R. H. Winder), 9:710, 9:710n

Remarks on Education (S. H. Smith), 1:30n

Remarks on the Earl of Selkirk’s Observations on the Present State of the Highlands Of Scotland, with a view of the Causes And Probable Consequences of Emigration, 7:389

Remarks on the Smut and Mildew of Wheat (Fothergill), 1:72, 1:72n

Remarks on the Times (Fraser), 5:160, 5:160n

Remsen, Henry

  • identified, 4:409n
  • as State Dept. clerk, 4:365
  • verifies TJ’s subscription to work, 4:408, 4:409, 4:530–4:531

Remsen, John, 6:526n

Renard, André, 2:523, 2:525, 3:489

Rennell, Thomas, 7:658

Rennie, Robert

  • “Essays on the Natural History and Origin of Peat”, 8:678, 8:679n, 9:75–9:76

Rennolds, John

  • and C. Bellini estate, 4:80

Rensselaerwyck Manor (S. Van Rensselaer’s N.Y. estate), 8:414, 8:416

rent

  • agreement with W. D. Fitch, 9:482–9:483
  • agreement with W. Johnson, 3:310
  • from Belmont estate, 2:227, 2:228
  • due from E. Alexander, 1:353, 1:353, 2:421–2:422, 2:422n, 3:328
  • due from Henderson lands, 1:470
  • due from T. E. Randolph, 3:334, 3:522–3:523
  • due from Shoemakers, 1:353, 1:353, 1:364, 1:407, 1:408, 1:421–1:422, 1:422, 1:451–1:452, 2:199, 2:342–2:343, 2:393, 2:661, 3:111–3:112, 3:300–3:302, 3:528
  • for P. Mazzei’s land, 4:290–4:291
  • from Natural Bridge, 1:506, 8:96, 8:119, 8:120, 8:120–8:121, 8:347
  • paid to College of William and Mary, 2:534–2:535
  • from Shadwell and Lego, 2:239–2:240, 2:240, 2:278, 2:280–2:281n, 4:183, 4:233
  • from Shadwell mills, 8:204–8:205, 8:205n, 8:207, 8:284, 8:624, 8:625n, 9:99, 9:133, 9:272–9:273, 9:499, 9:548n, 9:548n, 9:665
  • for W. Short’s land, 4:60, 4:197–4:198
  • taxation of ground, 2:598–2:599
  • TJ leases house to T. E. Randolph, 2:132, 2:133n
  • from Tufton, 2:370

Renusson, Philippe de

  • Œuvres, 3:130–3:131, 3:174n, 3:546

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

Reply to Mr. Duponceau (Thierry), 1:287, 1:287n, 3:484

Report and Memorial of the President and Managers (Union Canal Company of Pa.), 5:468, 5:468–5:469n

Reporter (Lexington, Ky., newspaper), 4:285, 4:285n

Report of the Commissioners (Bailey and others), 3:459–3:460, 3:597

Report of the Committee appointed to examine into the Rise, Progress, and Present State of The Society of Artists of the United States, 5:114n

Report of the Committee Appointed to Inquire Into the Conduct of General Wilkinson, 3:428–3:431

Report of the Committee of Grievances and Courts of Justice of the House of Delegates of Maryland, on the Subject of the Recent Mobs and Riots in the City of Baltimore, together with the Depositions Taken Before the Committee, 7:231–7:232n

Report of the Practicability of Navigating with Steam Boats, on the Southern Waters of the United States (R. Fulton), 7:68n

Report of the Secretary of the Treasury, on the subject of public roads and canals (Gallatin), 1:645–1:646

Report of the Whole Trial of Gen. Michael Bright and Others (Byrne), 1:214n

Les Reports de divers special cases en le Common Bank & en le Court del Bank le Roy (Jones), 3:546

Les Reports des Cases Contenus in les Ans vingt premier, & apres en temps du Roy Henry le VI, 7:147, 7:150n, 7:150n

Reports in the Court of Kings Bench at Westminster (J. Keble), 7:147, 7:150n

Reports of Adjudged Cases in the Courts of Chancery, King’s Bench, Common Pleas, and Exchequer (J. Strange), 3:134, 3:135n, 3:152, 7:147–7:148, 7:148, 7:148

Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of King’s Bench (Cowper), 2:455, 2:456n

Reports of Cases adjudged in the Court of King’s Bench: with some special cases in the Courts of Chancery, Common Pleas, and Exchequer (Salkeld), 3:546

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined (Acton), 3:514n

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King’s Bench (Durnford and East), 2:455, 4:300, 4:302n

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery (Atkyns), 6:477

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia (Hening and Munford), 1:334, 1:370, 1:404

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 6:599, 7:129

Reports of Cases Determined in the Several Courts of Westminster-Hall, from 1746 to 1779 (Blackstone), 3:134, 3:135n, 3:152

Reports of Cases ruled and adjudged in the Courts of Pennsylvania, before and since the Revolution (Dallas), 3:546

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

The Reports of Sir Peyton Ventris Kt (P. Ventris), 7:147, 7:148

Repository of the Lives and Portraits of Distinguished Americans (J. Delaplaine), 3:51n, 6:149n, 7:xliii, 7:xliii–7:xliv, 7:295–7:296, 7:302–7:303, 7:330, 7:340–7:341, 7:399, 7:429, 7:429n, 7:444, 7:497–7:499, 7:499n, 7:522–7:523, 7:523n, 7:525–7:526, 7:562–7:564, 7:611–7:613, 8:8, 8:8n, 8:388–8:389, 8:435, 9:270, 9:351–9:352, 9:405, 9:459, 9:460–9:461

Republican Constellation (Winchester newspaper), 2:120, 2:120n, 2:174

Republican party

  • and Aurora essays, 3:574, 3:585, 3:586, 3:591, 3:600
  • and batture controversy, 2:398
  • of Bristol Co., R.I., 1:88–1:89
  • in Congress, 9:42n
  • of Conn., 1:95, 1:126–1:127
  • electoral successes, 2:348, 2:349n, 2:367, 2:429–2:430, 2:506, 2:533, 2:537, 4:151, 4:153n
  • of Essex Co., Mass., 1:85–1:86
  • and foreign relations, 2:73
  • of Georgetown, D.C., 1:21–1:22, 1:34
  • and human progress, 6:194
  • and Irishmen, 3:340
  • W. Jones on, 6:643, 6:644
  • of Leesburg, Va., 1:89–1:90
  • in Mass., 4:92, 5:317–5:318, 8:110
  • in Md., 4:36–4:37, 4:151–4:152
  • J. Melish on, 5:625–5:626, 5:629, 8:152
  • members of feud, 2:146, 2:224–2:225, 2:235, 2:236, 2:272, 4:174n
  • and J. Monroe, 3:332–3:333
  • in New England, 3:27–3:28, 3:121, 3:246, 9:4
  • and newspapers, 9:202, 9:203
  • of New York City and County, 1:530–1:534, 1:568–1:569
  • in N.H., 8:110
  • and non-intercourse legislation, 2:81
  • in N.Y., 3:345–3:346, 4:53–4:54, 4:543, 4:623, 7:360n
  • orations supporting, 3:510–3:511
  • of Pittsburgh, 1:90, 1:91n
  • and post office appointments, 7:239
  • presidential slate of, 9:563, 9:563n
  • principles of, 7:466, 8:407
  • and proposed loan to W. Duane, 3:451–3:452, 3:507–3:509, 3:515, 3:540, 3:549–3:550, 3:573–3:575, 3:584, 3:585–3:586, 3:591–3:593
  • of Queen Annes Co., Md., 1:62–1:63, 1:127–1:128
  • resolutions on Embargo, 3:229, 3:232n
  • in R.I., 3:229–3:232
  • in Richmond, 3:266, 3:322, 3:332–3:333, 3:507–3:508
  • in S.C., 5:244, 5:284–5:286, 5:303–5:304, 5:329, 5:332, 5:355, 5:393, 5:680–5:681, 5:681n, 6:317, 6:611, 6:636
  • TJ on, 1:236–1:237, 3:306, 3:508–3:509, 3:607, 5:564–5:565, 8:248
  • unity within, 3:266, 3:322–3:323, 3:508–3:509, 3:515, 3:528, 3:563–3:564, 3:584, 3:586, 3:592–3:593, 3:595, 3:606, 3:607, 4:213n, 4:216–4:217, 7:21–7:22, 9:563
  • in Va., 5:303–5:304
  • in Vt., 8:110
  • and G. Washington, 7:102
  • of Washington Co., Md., 1:26–1:28, 1:98–1:99
  • of Washington Co., Pa., 1:99–1:100

Rerum Scoticarum Historia (Buchanan), 1:580

Researches in Greece (W. M. Leake), 9:197n

Researches on America; being an attempt to settle some points relative to the Aborigines of America, &c. (J. H. McCulloh), 7:344n

Resistance to Laws of the United States (“Leolin” [Austin]), 4:38n, 4:67–4:68

A Retaliation: Containing some Strictures on Doctor Parish’s Infamous Sermon (Hillard), 3:74–3:75, 3:156

Retz, Cardinal de. See Gondi, Jean François Paul de, Cardinal de Retz

Reuben (TJ’s slave; b. 1793)

  • hat for, 7:124
  • laborer, 8:185
  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:383, 4:384, 4:385, 5:461, 6:309, 8:61, 8:255

Review of a Book Entitled “The Grounds of Christianity Examined” (S. Cary), 7:435n

Review of an Address of the Minority in Congress to their Constituents (Colvin), 5:282, 5:303

A Review of Robert Smith’s Address to the People of the United States (Barlow), 4:21n

A Review of the Cause of the New Orleans Batture (Du Ponceau), 3:73n, 3:133, 3:135n, 3:173–3:175n, 3:235, 3:235, 3:271, 3:483, 5:275

Revolutionary War. See also American Revolution

  • battles of, 8:178, 8:431, 8:431n, 8:478, 8:494, 8:495n, 9:109n
  • birthplace influences opinions on, 9:16–9:17
  • and conscription, 9:74, 9:75n
  • Convention Army of, 8:359, 8:359–8:360n
  • debts from, 7:654, 9:329–9:330
  • Indians during, 8:385n
  • medals for service in, 9:54–9:55, 9:55n, 9:91, 9:91–9:92n
  • mentioned, 5:6, 6:429n, 6:577
  • records destroyed during, 7:190, 7:256
  • TJ assists with pensions, 7:280, 7:356, 8:494–8:495, 8:495n
  • TJ on, 5:303, 7:52, 7:56, 8:178, 8:359, 8:360n, 8:385n, 8:481, 8:533, 8:575

Reyneval. See Gérard de Rayneval, Joseph Mathias

Reynolds, James

  • and Philadelphia health board, 4:174, 4:174n

Reynolds, William

  • publisher, 8:450n

Rhea, John

  • conveys letters, 9:37, 9:184–9:185, 9:309
  • identified, 2:358–2:359n
  • letters from, 2:358–2:359, 3:439, 5:662–5:663, 6:358–6:359, 7:307, 8:329, 9:184–9:186
  • letter to, 9:39
  • sends constituent circulars to J. Madison, 6:359n
  • sends constituent circulars to TJ, 2:358, 3:439, 5:662–5:663, 6:358, 7:307, 8:329
  • sends plant to TJ, 9:185
  • TJ introduces J. Corrêa da Serra to, 9:39
  • TJ introduces F. W. Gilmer to, 9:39

rhetoric

  • books on, 7:629
  • study of, 7:480, 7:480, 7:638, 7:641, 8:352–8:353, 8:354n

rheumatism

  • P. Carr’s, 2:197, 2:226, 8:232
  • as disability, 3:395–3:396n, 3:449, 3:548, 5:252, 7:69, 8:74, 8:82, 8:494
  • M. Divers’s, 5:26
  • J. W. Eppes’s, 9:250
  • P. Gibson’s, 8:180
  • G. Granger’s, 2:269
  • C. Greenup’s, 9:63
  • W. C. Nicholas’s, 2:329
  • T. E. Randolph’s, 9:408, 9:415
  • A. Thweatt’s, 2:368
  • TJ recommends warm baths for, 2:378, 7:143, 7:648
  • TJ’s, 2:232, 3:163n, 7:188

rheumatism root. See Jeffersonia diphylla (twinleaf)

Rhine, Confederation of the, 1:141

rhinoceros, 2:510

Rhode Island

  • J. Adams on, 6:625
  • Bristol Co. convention, 1:88–1:89
  • cotton factories in, 2:99, 8:146–8:147
  • deference to certain families in, 6:625
  • elections in, 2:348, 2:349n, 2:430n, 2:533, 6:625
  • Federalists in, 3:229–3:232, 3:257
  • governor of, 8:444n
  • and Hartford Convention, 8:163
  • newspapers in, 8:622n
  • paper mills in, 8:146
  • Stamp Act resolutions of, 8:619, 8:621–8:622, 8:622–8:623n, 8:641–8:642

Rhodes’ Hotel (Washington), 1:357, 4:275

Rhody (TJ’s slave; b. 1811)

  • on Poplar Forest slave lists, 4:384, 4:385, 5:461, 6:309, 6:310, 8:62, 8:255

Riall, Phineas

  • British military commander, 7:525, 7:525n

Ribes aureum. See yellow currants

Ribes odoratissimum. See sweet-scented currants

Ricara bean. See Arikara bean

rice

  • cultivated in Ga., 4:39–4:40, 5:560
  • cultivated in Ky., 5:560
  • export tax on, 8:608
  • mentioned, 6:187, 7:452
  • and New England commerce, 8:175
  • price of in Great Britain, 1:82, 9:182
  • sent from Île de France, 1:208, 1:596, 1:666
  • TJ orders, 1:44, 1:268, 1:368, 2:109
  • use of water-raising machine to grow, 2:554, 2:555
  • use of windmill to pound, 2:479

Rice, John H.

  • and Theological Seminary of Virginia, 9:379n

Rich, Obadiah

  • identified, 8:602n
  • letter from, 8:601–8:602
  • letter of introduction for, from W. Bentley, 4:617, 8:601
  • letter to, 8:616–8:617
  • recommended for appointment, 8:601, 8:602n, 8:602n, 8:616, 8:616
  • seeks consular appointment, 8:601–8:602, 8:616
  • A Synopsis of the Genera of American Plants, 8:601, 8:601–8:602n, 8:616

Richard (agricultural worker for J. Monroe), 9:388

Richard, Gabriel

  • identified, 1:662n
  • and Indian training school, 1:7, 1:660–1:662, 2:55–2:57, 2:58n, 3:369–3:370, 3:543, 3:543n
  • letters from, 1:660–1:662, 3:369–3:371

Richards, George

  • bookseller, 9:274, 9:275n, 9:352n

Richards, Thomas

  • identified, 3:581n
  • letters from, 3:581
  • letters to, 3:614
  • and Shadwell Mill, 3:581, 3:614

Richardson, Mrs.

  • rents property from P. Mazzei, 4:290
  • seeks to buy property of P. Mazzei, 5:264, 5:562

Richardson, Dudley

  • identified, 1:558n
  • inquires about son, 1:558, 1:645, 2:88, 2:89n, 3:424, 3:615
  • letters from, 1:558, 3:424
  • letters to, 1:645, 3:615

Richardson, George

  • and communication with Jamaica, 2:88, 2:149, 2:305, 2:530, 2:544, 2:544, 3:424n
  • identified, 2:89n
  • invited to Jamaica, 1:645
  • letters from, 2:88–2:89, 2:305
  • letters to, 2:149

Richardson, John

  • on B. Griffin, 2:149–2:150
  • identified, 2:150n
  • letters from, 2:149–2:150
  • TJ pays, 2:150n
  • works at Poplar Forest, 2:89, 2:96, 2:97n, 2:149–2:150

Richardson, John (English author)

  • The Philosophical Principles of the Science of Brewing, 6:533, 6:597

Richardson, John (orientalist)

  • A Dictionary, Persian, Arabic, and English, 7:664
  • A Dissertation on the Languages, Literature, and Manners of Eastern Nations, 7:664

Richardson, Joseph, 1:558n

Richardson, Richard

  • letters from accounted for, 1:645n
  • resident in Jamaica, 1:558, 1:645
  • and G. Richardson, 1:645, 2:88, 2:89n, 2:149, 2:305, 2:544, 2:544, 3:424, 3:615

Richardson, Robert

  • identified, 5:485–5:486n
  • letters from accounted for, 5:505n, 6:110n, 6:349n
  • letters to, 5:485–5:486, 6:109–6:110, 6:349
  • and Oxford Iron Works, 5:485, 5:485, 5:505, 6:109–6:110, 6:349, 6:350, 6:350

Richardson, Thomas. See also Fox & Richardson (Richmond firm)

  • and wine for TJ, 9:499, 9:659

Richardson, William

  • memoir on fiorin grass, 3:279, 3:280n, 3:294–3:295

Richardson, William (merchant)

  • identified, 7:349n
  • letters from accounted for, 7:488n
  • letters to, 7:349, 7:488
  • letters to accounted for, 7:488n
  • TJ orders rattinet from, 7:349, 7:488

Richelet, Pierre

  • Dictionnaire de la Langue Françoise, Ancienne et Moderne, 3:546

Richelieu, Armand Emmanuel du Plessis, duc de

  • as French prime minister, 9:391, 9:393n

Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, cardinal and duc de

  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:501

Richmond, Charles Lennox, 3d Duke of

  • French property of, 9:277, 9:278n, 9:279–9:280, 9:280n

Richmond, Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of

  • French property of, 9:278n

Richmond, Va. See also Enquirer (Richmond newspaper); Gibson, Patrick; Gibson & Jefferson (Richmond firm); Gordon, Trokes & Company; Green & Peyton (Richmond firm); Peyton, Bernard

  • Académie des Sciences et Beaux-Arts des États-Unis, 3:472n
  • agricultural society of, 3:348, 3:351n
  • apothecaries in, 3:442
  • Argus, 2:224, 2:225n
  • Bank of, 3:103, 3:104n, 3:289–3:290, 3:528
  • Bank of Virginia, 2:95, 2:199n, 2:216, 2:217n, 2:234, 2:314, 2:329n, 2:463, 2:464n, 3:561n, 4:6, 4:169, 4:185, 4:194, 4:463, 4:528, 4:555, 4:619, 6:20, 6:91, 6:113, 6:113, 6:116, 6:295, 6:306, 6:337, 6:356, 6:396, 6:396n, 6:544, 6:544, 6:552, 6:561, 7:144, 7:145n, 7:670, 7:670, 8:35, 8:36n, 8:47, 8:49, 8:63, 8:63n, 8:165, 8:180, 8:187n, 8:284, 8:323, 8:323n, 8:491, 8:491n, 8:491–8:492n, 8:511, 8:582, 8:624–8:625, 8:676, 8:694, 9:62, 9:106, 9:291, 9:443, 9:447, 9:490, 9:490, 9:490n, 9:492, 9:522, 9:525, 9:530, 9:552, 9:553, 9:568, 9:587, 9:593–9:594
  • banks in, 8:19, 9:562, 9:603
  • boardinghouses in, 1:520, 1:557, 1:590, 1:634, 1:669–1:670
  • boats transfer goods to and from, 1:44n, 1:81, 1:114–1:115, 1:153, 1:176, 1:246, 1:257, 1:319, 1:368, 1:457, 1:488n, 2:96, 2:109, 2:110–2:111, 2:116, 2:154, 2:305, 2:335, 2:392, 2:423, 2:430, 2:438, 3:67, 3:310n, 3:334, 3:442, 3:479, 3:518, 3:520, 4:57, 4:219, 4:233, 4:234n, 4:381, 4:422, 4:522, 4:526, 4:530, 4:548–4:549, 4:557, 4:580, 7:94–7:95, 7:123, 8:97, 8:100, 8:305, 8:492, 8:536, 8:571, 8:582, 8:609, 8:609n, 9:51, 9:421, 9:499
  • booksellers in, 3:599
  • British capture of, 8:264
  • British destroy public records in, 6:371–6:372, 7:190, 7:256
  • center of TJ’s financial operations, 2:363
  • chancery court at, 1:415n, 6:362, 6:362n, 6:472–6:473, 6:474, 6:479, 6:480, 8:351, 9:545–9:546
  • circuit court at, 3:201, 4:294, 4:296
  • citizens of, address TJ, 1:609–1:611
  • collector at, 3:111, 3:148–3:149, 3:153, 9:324
  • corn prices at, 8:272, 9:151
  • J. H. Craven ships goods to, 3:135
  • defense of, 7:644, 7:669, 7:670, 7:697–7:698
  • Eagle Tavern, 1:611n, 1:613, 1:614n, 6:334
  • economy of, 3:102–3:104, 9:603
  • Farmers’ Bank of Virginia, 8:35, 8:36n, 8:164, 8:166n
  • fires in, 4:94n, 4:466n, 4:481n, 4:499n, 4:523n
  • firms, 3:629, 3:635–3:636, 9:371–9:372
  • flour prices at, 1:61, 4:57, 4:58, 4:86, 4:87, 4:91, 4:165, 4:321–4:322, 4:467, 4:522, 5:483, 6:21, 6:91, 6:93, 6:94, 6:113, 6:147, 6:169, 6:295, 6:306, 6:314, 6:544, 6:552, 6:561, 6:561–6:562, 6:615–6:616, 6:621, 7:69, 7:86, 7:114–7:115, 7:123, 7:141, 7:212, 7:215, 7:222, 7:241, 7:290, 7:307, 7:346, 7:412, 7:433, 7:441, 7:457, 7:513, 7:514–7:515, 7:515, 7:572, 7:717, 8:128, 8:284, 8:284, 8:323, 8:389–8:390, 8:477, 9:99, 9:124, 9:133, 9:273, 9:406, 9:552, 9:569, 9:708
  • flour shipped to, 2:269, 2:292, 2:300, 3:371, 3:413, 3:422, 3:518, 3:531, 3:541, 3:577, 3:620, 3:629, 3:650, 4:24n, 4:219, 4:233, 4:234n, 4:526, 4:557, 4:580, 6:331, 6:487, 6:544, 7:94–7:95, 7:95n, 7:123, 8:70, 8:132, 8:157, 8:186, 8:186, 8:284, 8:492, 8:624, 9:272–9:273, 9:312–9:313, 9:370, 9:546–9:547, 9:547, 9:547–9:548n, 9:567–9:568
  • L. H. Girardin’s academy at, 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
  • glass at, 3:575, 8:21
  • and gypsum, 2:197, 2:329, 2:341, 3:313, 3:341, 3:453, 9:226–9:227, 9:581–9:582, 9:582, 9:582n
  • and B. J. Harris’s manufacturing business, 5:286, 5:291n
  • Harry carries goods from, 3:434, 3:453, 3:512–3:513, 3:513n
  • industrial potential of, 5:215
  • Junto (Old Republicans), 1:92–1:93, 2:42, 4:213n
  • loan commissioner at, 8:440, 8:451, 8:451n
  • macaroni for sale at, 2:154
  • mail service to, 2:178, 3:56, 3:102–3:104, 3:148, 3:164
  • P. Mazzei’s property in, 3:381n, 3:382, 3:383n, 4:34, 4:290–4:291, 5:264, 5:562, 5:597–5:598, 5:621–5:622, 5:656, 5:657, 5:657n, 5:660, 6:4, 6:21, 6:43, 6:90–6:91, 6:106, 6:108, 6:113, 6:115, 6:116, 6:147, 6:168–6:169, 6:185–6:186, 6:268, 6:268n, 6:269, 6:294, 6:295, 6:305–6:306, 6:306, 6:306, 6:320–6:321, 6:321, 6:332, 6:334, 6:335, 6:337, 6:396, 7:88–7:89, 7:694–7:695, 7:697, 8:653–8:654, 8:689–8:690, 9:114, 9:118n, 9:119n, 9:119n, 9:120n, 9:120n, 9:126, 9:583, 9:644
  • pictures shipped to, 2:106
  • plan of, 4:288n
  • prices at, 3:413, 3:550, 8:608, 8:694
  • refugees in, 1:622–1:623, 1:624n
  • Republicans in, 3:266, 3:322, 3:332–3:333, 3:507–3:508, 3:515, 3:549–3:550, 3:574, 3:585, 3:591, 3:593n
  • Rocketts landing, 9:541, 9:542n, 9:542, 9:581, 9:582, 9:582
  • Saint-Mémin’s studio at, 5:xlix
  • sergeant of, 8:613, 8:641
  • Shockoe Hill, 4:34
  • as site for cotton manufactory, 8:179–8:180
  • stagecoach from, to Charlottesville, 8:232–8:233
  • state treasury at, 2:74, 2:94
  • taxes in, 4:290, 4:291
  • TJ addresses citizens of, 1:620–1:621
  • TJ orders groceries from, 1:77, 1:267–1:268, 1:284, 2:109, 2:116, 2:154, 9:371–9:372
  • TJ’s lot in, 4:xliv, 4:63, 4:154, 4:287–4:288, 4:290, 5:75–5:76, 5:76n, 6:304–6:305, 6:305n, 6:365–6:366, 6:371, 6:372n
  • TJ’s tobacco sold at, 2:27–2:28, 8:477, 9:133, 9:568–9:569, 9:569
  • TJ visits, 1:611n, 1:613–1:614, 8:180
  • tobacco exportation from, 8:100
  • tobacco prices at, 1:157, 1:180, 1:302, 1:655–1:656, 4:95, 4:461, 4:467, 4:478, 4:522, 4:548, 7:179, 7:215, 8:128, 8:132, 8:323, 8:390, 8:477, 8:694, 9:99, 9:124, 9:254, 9:273, 9:562
  • tobacco shipped to, 8:132, 8:186, 8:492, 9:449, 9:493, 9:493, 9:505, 9:505, 9:541, 9:552
  • tobacco sold at, 9:545
  • warehouses in, 4:287, 4:522
  • wheat prices in, 4:86, 4:87, 4:91, 4:94, 4:95, 4:104–4:105, 4:165, 4:165–4:166n, 4:184, 7:86

Richmond Society for Promoting Agriculture, 3:348, 3:351n

Ricketson, Shadrach

  • A Brief History of the Influenza, Which prevailed in New-York in 1807, 1:257, 1:257n, 1:294–1:295
  • identified, 1:257n
  • letters from, 1:257
  • letters to, 1:294–1:295
  • Means of Preserving Health, and Preventing Diseases, 1:257, 1:257n, 1:294–1:295

Riddick, Thomas F.

  • as justice of the peace, 4:71n

Ridgway, Jacob

  • and Lafayette, 3:212, 3:445, 4:359, 5:213

Ridolfi, Cosimo

  • identified, 9:135n
  • introduced to TJ by J. L. Guillemard, 9:134

Rienzo, Cola di

  • compared to Napoleon, 7:477

Riggin, William

  • consul at Trieste, 8:694, 8:694n

Rights of Man (T. Paine), 8:668

Riker, Richard

  • and D. Fraser’s application, 4:546

Riley, Isaac

  • identified, 1:568n
  • letters from, 1:567–1:568, 1:600–1:601
  • letters to, 1:587–1:588
  • seeks to publish Notes on the State of Virginia, 1:567, 1:587–1:588, 1:600–1:601

Rincón, Antonio del

  • and portrait of C. Columbus, 7:563, 7:563, 7:563, 7:611, 7:612, 7:612, 7:612, 7:612, 7:612–7:613

Rincón, Fernando, 7:563

Rind, William, 1:369, 1:370n

Rindge, Capt., 4:364n

Ringgold, Maria A. Hay (Samuel Ringgold’s wife), 8:518, 8:518n

Ringgold, Mary Gittings, 3:628n

Ringgold, Samuel, 3:628n

  • estate of, 8:518
  • family of, 8:518, 8:518n
  • sends respects to TJ, 7:308–7:309

Ringgold, Tench, 1:23n, 3:628n

  • commissioner of public buildings, 8:595, 8:596n
  • family of, 8:420
  • forwards letter, 8:517

Ringgold, Thomas

  • identified, 3:628n
  • letters from, 3:628
  • requests golden eagle from TJ, 3:628

Rinuccini, Marquis, 3:377

Rioult-Davenay, Archange Louis, baron, 1:372

Ripley, Eleazar W.

  • as brigadier general, 8:443, 8:665

Risque, James Beverly

  • and festivities for A. Jackson, 9:145, 9:147n
  • identified, 9:146n
  • letter from, 9:145–9:147

Ritchie, Thomas

  • agent for J. Melish, 4:494n, 8:76
  • editor of Richmond Enquirer, 1:214, 3:266, 3:271–3:272, 3:286, 3:586, 3:586n, 3:601, 3:626, 3:627n, 3:634, 5:58, 5:59n, 7:552–7:553, 8:180, 9:106, 9:378, 9:378–9:379, 9:381–9:383, 9:383n, 9:506, 9:507n
  • gives book to TJ, 2:95–2:96, 2:161
  • identified, 1:214n
  • and W. Janes’s loom, 8:15
  • letters from, 7:525, 8:15–8:16, 9:603–9:604
  • letters to, 1:214, 2:161, 2:300, 6:515–6:516, 7:552–7:553, 7:713, 9:106–9:107, 9:378–9:380, 9:543, 9:640–9:641
  • letters to accounted for, 7:713n
  • and meeting of Richmond citizens, 1:611n
  • military service of, 8:15, 8:16n
  • TJ forwards article to, 2:300, 6:515–6:516, 7:525
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624
  • and TJ’s Essay on New England Religious Intolerance, 9:378, 9:378–9:379, 9:381–9:383, 9:383n
  • and TJ’s letters on finance, 7:230, 8:16
  • and works of Destutt de Tracy, 4:243n, 7:713, 8:15–8:16, 8:33, 8:105, 8:164, 8:182, 9:543, 9:603–9:604, 9:640–9:641
  • and G. Wythe’s lectures, 3:205–3:206

Rittenhouse, David

  • J. Adams on, 7:217
  • and astronomical case clock, 4:167, 4:230
  • W. Barton’s memoir on, 5:371, 5:372n, 7:150, 7:151n, 7:216–7:217, 7:398, 7:512, 7:554, 8:469, 9:204
  • and compensating thermometer, 5:558, 5:559n
  • legal case involving executrices of, 1:213–1:214n
  • orrery of, 7:217
  • pendulum of, 9:204
  • and A. M. Rochon’s telescope, 5:508n
  • surveyor, 9:689
  • TJ on, 7:150, 8:455

Rivanna and Rockfish Gap Turnpike Company, 3:465n

Rivanna Company

  • act establishing, 3:146n, 5:378–5:379, 5:517–5:518, 5:522n, 6:596, 6:628, 6:629n, 8:165, 8:166, 8:166n
  • agreement with, 3:192–3:194, 3:527
  • bill regarding, 5:638–5:639, 6:595, 6:596, 6:597n, 6:597–6:598, 6:620, 6:628, 6:629, 6:630–6:631, 6:633–6:634, 6:635, 7:5, 7:33, 7:145, 7:184–7:185, 7:185n
  • directors of, 1:74n, 1:158n, 3:161, 3:216, 3:218, 3:224, 3:225, 3:266, 3:271–3:272, 3:286–3:288, 3:303, 3:322–3:323, 3:421–3:422, 5:227–5:228, 6:596, 6:596, 6:628, 6:629, 6:633, 6:633–6:634, 6:634, 6:635, 6:635
  • and Milton, 3:192, 3:193, 3:287, 5:516–5:522
  • navigation rights of, 3:138–3:146, 3:161, 3:216–3:219, 5:440–5:441, 5:516–5:522, 5:528–5:529, 5:529, 5:556, 8:165, 8:166n, 8:184, 9:435
  • petition to General Assembly, 5:378–5:380, 5:391, 5:516, 5:522n, 5:528–5:529, 5:529, 5:549, 5:638, 6:628, 6:628, 6:633

Rivanna River. See also Henderson case; Shadwell mills

  • boatmen on, 9:494
  • boats on, 2:335, 5:599
  • canals on, 1:415n, 3:286–3:288, 3:303, 3:421–3:422, 9:152
  • dams on, 1:560, 1:579, 2:97–2:98, 3:303, 8:236, 9:328–9:329
  • described, 1:386
  • ford at, 8:233
  • ice on, 8:236
  • inquest on TJ’s mill (1795), 3:138, 3:139, 3:141, 3:142, 3:143
  • inquest on TJ’s mill (1805), 3:142–3:143
  • land claim on, 3:179
  • locks on, 3:138–3:146, 3:192–3:193, 9:328–9:329
  • milling operations on, 1:74n, 1:108–1:110, 1:560, 1:579, 5:386n
  • navigation of, 6:610
  • navigation rights, 3:266, 3:303, 3:607, 5:516–5:522, 5:526–5:528, 5:528–5:529, 5:529, 5:549, 5:556, 5:638–5:639, 8:165–8:166, 8:166n, 8:166n, 8:184, 9:395
  • petitions to General Assembly on, 3:253–3:254, 9:287, 9:287n, 9:328–9:329
  • and surveys of TJ’s land, 3:570–3:573
  • TJ excavates canals on, 5:129–5:130
  • TJ’s map of, 5:638
  • TJ’s sluice on, 5:227–5:228
  • water level of, 2:313, 3:607, 3:630, 5:599, 6:290, 6:620, 9:254, 9:313

Rivanna River Company

  • act establishing, 3:254n
  • commissioners of, 5:528n
  • legislative petition to create, 3:253–3:254

Rives, Robert

  • and books for TJ, 4:22, 4:22n, 4:74
  • family of, 1:251, 7:366
  • identified, 4:22n
  • letters from, 4:22, 4:74
  • letters to, 4:48
  • TJ pays, 4:48

Rives, William Cabell

  • and education reform, 8:183–8:184
  • expelled from College of William and Mary, 1:251
  • identified, 1:416n
  • introduced by TJ, 7:364, 7:365, 7:366, 7:368–7:369, 7:370, 8:148, 8:149n
  • letters from, 2:28, 2:51, 3:635–3:636, 4:107–4:108
  • letters to, 1:416, 4:161–4:163
  • mentioned, 3:644
  • obtains books for TJ, 3:635–3:636, 4:22, 4:48, 4:74
  • proposed visit of to J. Adams, 7:451, 7:476, 8:148
  • returns to College of William and Mary, 4:107–4:108, 4:108n, 4:161–4:163
  • studies law under TJ, 1:416, 1:572, 2:28, 2:51
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:625
  • and TJ’s letters on finance, 7:230
  • visits Monticello, 4:107
  • visits W. Short, 7:402, 7:591

Rivesaltes, France

  • wine from, 8:571, 9:421

Rivière, Joseph Yves Thibault Hacinthe, marquis de la, 2:10

Rivoli, André Masséna Duc de, and Prince d’Essling. See Masséna, André, Duc de Rivoli and Prince d’Essling

roads

  • in Albemarle Co., 8:398
  • and Bedford Co., 3:195
  • Buckingham Road, 3:103, 3:104n
  • and Franklin Co., 3:162
  • in Missouri Territory, 9:338, 9:338–9:339n, 9:521, 9:521–9:522
  • orders to build, 3:527, 3:527n
  • poor condition of, 8:70, 8:139, 8:241, 8:290, 8:415
  • at Poplar Forest, 3:353–3:354, 7:71, 7:179, 7:430, 8:70, 8:132, 8:157–8:158
  • post, 3:147–3:148, 9:474–9:476, 9:507–9:508, 9:510n
  • and TJ’s millpond, 3:139–3:140
  • in U.S., 8:76, 8:77n
  • in Va., 8:46, 8:47, 8:70, 8:70, 8:232–8:233, 8:241, 8:290, 8:518, 9:35, 9:330, 9:365, 9:649, 9:685, 9:711

Roane, John

  • and apples, 7:381, 7:382n
  • and College of William and Mary land sales, 2:534–2:535, 2:671
  • identified, 2:535n
  • letters from, 2:534–2:535
  • letters to, 2:671

Roane, Spencer

  • identified, 9:73–9:74n
  • letters from, 9:120–9:121
  • letters to, 9:72–9:74
  • opinion in Martin v. Hunter’s Lessee, 9:44, 9:46n, 9:72–9:73, 9:120–9:121
  • as potential federal judge, 3:158
  • proposed visit to Monticello of, 9:120
  • and TJ’s batture pamphlet, 5:57
  • and G. Wythe’s lectures, 3:206, 3:228

roanoke (Indian currency), 1:334, 1:334n, 1:369

Roanoke River, 3:103, 5:458, 5:458n

Robbins, Asher

  • and Supreme Court appointment, 3:230, 3:231

Robbins, Jonathan

  • case of, 5:3, 5:4n, 6:255, 6:255

Robert (J. Madison’s servant at the President’s House), 1:53

Robert (TJ’s slave; b. 1811)

  • on Monticello slave lists, 8:62n
  • on smallpox vaccination list, 9:717

Robert (TJ’s slave; b. 1799). See Colbert, Robert (TJ’s slave; b. 1799)

Robert, John Gibson

  • clerk for Gibson & Jefferson, 9:499
  • identified, 9:499n
  • letters from, 9:499

Robert Cary & Company (London firm). See Welch, Wakelin: TJ’s account with

Roberts, James

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

Roberts, Job

  • as farmer, 4:139, 4:142n, 7:79

Roberts, John

  • and Westham land, 8:171n

Roberts, Jonathan

  • and threshing machine, 7:81–7:82

Roberts, Thomas

  • Poplar Forest overseer, 4:342
  • and Poplar Forest tobacco, 3:639–3:640
  • witnesses land conveyance, 3:369, 3:374

Roberts, Thomas (of Virginia)

  • seeks military appointment, 6:42

Robert Smith’s Address to the People of the United States (Smith), 1:340n, 3:110n, 3:595, 3:608n, 4:21, 4:31, 4:109

Robertson, Mr.

  • delivers letter, 9:390

Robertson, Mr. (of Virginia), 3:195

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

  • account with TJ, 5:470–5:471, 6:92, 6:94, 7:430–7:431, 7:435, 8:73, 8:73, 8:73, 8:496, 8:610, 9:51, 9:52, 9:562, 9:604
  • agent for TJ, 7:434, 7:435, 8:186, 8:497, 8:509–8:510, 8:512, 8:515, 8:515, 8:536, 9:40, 9:58n, 9:630, 9:714n
  • calls for payment, 4:514, 4:528, 7:435
  • declines tobacco purchase, 5:51
  • exchanges currency for TJ, 8:510–8:511, 8:511, 8:511
  • identified, 4:94–4:95n
  • letters from, 4:514, 5:51, 5:475, 6:94, 7:435, 8:73, 8:497, 8:510–8:511, 8:511, 8:515, 9:52, 9:630
  • letters to, 4:528, 5:470–5:471, 6:92–6:93, 6:448, 7:430–7:431, 7:434, 8:73, 8:496, 8:509–8:510, 8:511, 8:515, 9:51–9:52, 9:254–9:255, 9:604
  • letters to accounted for, 5:51n, 8:497n
  • and nails for TJ, 9:51, 9:52
  • receives goods for TJ, 5:475, 5:485, 7:448
  • reports W. Brown’s death, 4:514
  • sends goods to TJ, 5:51
  • TJ orders groceries from, 6:448, 6:448n, 7:434
  • TJ pays, 4:549n, 6:448, 7:433, 7:457, 8:515, 8:515, 9:50, 9:51, 9:254, 9:254, 9:272, 9:594, 9:604, 9:630
  • and TJ’s taxes, 8:73, 8:73n, 8:73, 9:562
  • and TJ’s tobacco from Poplar Forest, 4:381

Robertson, Daniel

  • land patented by, 4:279, 4:317, 4:318n, 4:387, 5:486, 8:255

Robertson, John (1767–1818)

  • Albemarle Co. school of, 6:73, 6:131, 8:624
  • identified, 8:624n
  • letter from, 8:624
  • TJ offers assistance to, 8:624

Robertson (Robinson), John (Poplar Forest landowner)

  • land patented by, 4:387, 8:255
  • petition to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254

Robertson, Thomas Bolling

  • and batture controversy, 3:246–3:247, 4:110, 4:110n, 6:434n, 6:437n
  • identified, 2:351n
  • land warrant entrusted to, 2:121, 2:122n
  • letters from, 2:351, 3:246–3:248
  • letters to, 4:641–4:642
  • and J. Peyton’s estate, 4:641–4:642, 5:314
  • sends map of New Orleans to TJ, 2:351, 2:463, 3:83, 3:83n
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624, 4:642

Robertson, William (1721–93)

  • History of America, 1:521, 1:521n, 1:581, 1:620n, 6:326, 7:629, 7:664
  • The History of Scotland, 1:580, 7:629, 7:664
  • The History of the Reign of Charles V, 1:580, 7:629, 7:664

Robertson, William (1750–1829)

  • clerk of Va. council of state, 3:570, 3:580
  • and committee of Richmond citizens, 1:611n
  • identified, 3:580–3:581n
  • letter from Pollock and reply, 3:580–3:581

“Robert Stiles”

  • mentioned, 6:590, 6:593n

Robespierre, Maximilien François Marie Isidore de

  • leader of French Revolution, 2:476, 4:471, 6:140, 6:228, 6:293, 7:467, 8:230, 8:262, 8:265, 8:291, 8:293, 8:343, 9:210, 9:528
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:505

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

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

Robin (TJ’s slave; b. 1805)

  • on Monticello slave list, 4:388

Robin, C. C.

  • Voyages dans l’intérieur de la Louisiane, 3:557, 3:558n

Robin Hood, 5:600–5:601

  • Napoleon compared to, 7:325

Robinia hispida. See locust: bristly

robin’s alive (game), 7:128, 7:130n, 7:203, 8:182, 8:184n, 9:330

Robinson, Daniel. See Robertson, Daniel

Robinson, John. See Robertson (Robinson), John (Poplar Forest landowner)

Robinson, John (1704–66)

  • estate of, 1:200, 1:338, 1:519
  • Speaker of Va. House of Burgesses, 4:598–4:599, 7:493, 7:493, 7:545, 7:545, 7:547, 8:642, 8:642, 8:643, 9:545, 9:546n

Robinson, John (of Lynchburg)

  • and festivities for A. Jackson, 9:145, 9:147n
  • letter from, 9:145–9:147

Robinson, Jonathan

  • letters from accounted for, 4:689

Robinson, Joseph

  • printer, 7:129

Robinson, Samuel

  • and O. Evans’s patent machinery, 6:353, 6:354n, 6:453, 6:453, 6:454, 6:455, 6:455, 6:455, 7:108, 7:109n

Robinson, Tully, 3:247n, 3:248n

Robinson apple. See Taliaferro apple (Robinson apple)

Robinson Crusoe (D. Defoe)

  • J. Adams mentions, 7:26
  • advocated for Indians, 1:110
  • “J. Vonderpuff” mentions, 8:4

Robiquet, Pierre Jean, 1:142, 1:146n

Rochambeau, Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de

  • memoir of American Revolution, 8:266

Roche, Christian

  • member of P. & C. Roche, 4:72n

Roche, P. & C.

  • Philadelphia bookselling firm, 4:72, 4:79

Roche, Peter

  • member of P. & C. Roche, 4:72n

Rocheblave. See Rastel de Rocheblave, Philippe François de

Rochefoucault. See La Rochefoucauld, François de

Rochester, Nathaniel

  • chairs meeting of Washington Co. Republicans, 1:26–1:28, 1:99n
  • identified, 1:28–29n
  • letters from, 1:26–1:29

Rochon, Abbé de la. See La Roche, Martin Lefèbvre de (abbé)

Rochon, Alexis Marie

  • Aperçu présenté au Comité des monnoies de l’Assemblée Nationale, 5:303n, 5:500
  • identified, 5:302–5:303n
  • letter from extracted, 7:506n
  • letters from, 5:301–5:303
  • letters to, 7:53–7:54
  • Mémoire sur le micromètre de cristal de Roche, 4:676, 4:676n, 5:363, 5:507, 7:53
  • and micrometer, 7:53, 7:139, 7:139n
  • proposed letter of introduction to, 8:322n
  • recommends D. B. Warden, 7:506n
  • sends books and pamphlets to TJ, 8:36, 8:291
  • sends regards to TJ, 3:198
  • telescopes of, 4:676, 5:507, 5:508n, 7:139
  • Voyages aux Indes Orientales et en Afrique, pour l’Observation des Longitudes en Mer, 4:676n, 5:301, 5:302n, 5:436, 7:53, 7:90

Rockbridge County, Va.

  • assessor for, 8:256–8:257, 8:257, 8:281
  • letter to federal assessor for, 8:257
  • roads in, 9:35
  • taxes in, 8:257

Rocky Mountain (part of Blue Ridge Mountains), 3:355

Roddy (Rody, Roddie), Mr.

  • as express rider, 7:625, 7:632

Roddy, Frederick Y.

  • and window glass for TJ, 8:21

Rodes, Clifton, 5:299

Rodes, David

  • in Albemarle Co. clerk’s office, 5:567
  • identified, 5:568n

Rodes, John

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

Rodes, M.

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

Rodgers, John

  • American naval commander, 3:638, 3:639n, 4:109, 4:109n, 7:428n, 7:644, 8:220
  • encounter with HMS Belvidera, 5:207, 7:489
  • and D. B. Warden’s removal as consul, 8:37

Rodgers, John, Rev.

  • edits The Works of the Rev. John Witherspoon, 8:626n

Rodman, John

  • identified, 4:672n
  • letters from accounted for, 4:672n
  • letters to, 4:672
  • sends book to TJ, 4:672

Rodney, Caesar Augustus

  • as attorney general, 1:335, 3:428, 3:430, 7:236, 8:275
  • and batture controversy, 2:428, 2:435, 2:439, 2:443n, 2:444n, 2:449, 2:450n, 2:450–2:451n, 2:452, 2:454–2:456, 2:463, 2:470, 2:473, 2:474, 2:475, 2:516, 2:568, 2:659, 3:31, 3:32, 3:69, 3:117–3:119, 3:168, 3:316, 3:424–3:425, 3:476, 3:477, 3:485–3:486, 3:497, 3:546
  • compliments TJ, 8:275
  • and Embargo Act, 2:189–2:190
  • furniture wrecked, 3:246, 3:250, 8:275–8:276
  • identified, 2:191n
  • legal career of, 8:275–8:276
  • legal opinion of, 3:513–3:514
  • as legislator, 8:276, 8:276–8:277n, 9:46, 9:47n
  • letters from, 2:189–2:191, 2:454–2:456, 3:151, 3:173–3:176, 3:424–3:425, 3:513–3:514, 8:275–8:277
  • letters to, 2:209–2:210, 2:428, 3:117–3:119, 3:316, 8:354–8:356
  • on J. Madison, 2:190
  • mentioned, 3:331, 3:539
  • and L. Moreau Lislet’s Mémoire, 3:173–3:176, 3:203, 3:226
  • plans to visit TJ, 8:276, 8:354, 8:358–8:359, 9:46
  • recommends A. Macaulay, 2:304
  • rumor of resignation, 1:626, 1:627n, 1:658
  • TJ on, 2:470
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624
  • and TJ’s statement on the batture case, 3:109, 3:110n, 3:147, 3:151, 3:152, 3:201
  • and U.S. preparedness for war, 2:190
  • and War of 1812, 8:276

Rodney, Susan Hunn (Caesar A. Rodney’s wife), 2:454, 2:456n

Roebuck, HMS (frigate), 6:446

Rogers, Charles

  • letters from, 6:21–6:23
  • solicits aid for S. Rogers, 6:22–6:23, 6:23

Rogers, Hezekiah, 3:63, 3:64n

Rogers, John (of Albemarle Co.)

  • grinds wheat, 1:109
  • as juror, 5:278, 5:279
  • petitions to General Assembly, 3:253–3:254, 4:346–4:349
  • and W. Short’s land, 4:268
  • and TJ’s dispute with J. Harvie, 2:137, 2:227, 2:228, 2:347, 2:363n
  • tobacco crop of, 7:124
  • witnesses warrant, 5:280

Rogers, John (of Md.), 5:601n

Rogers, Sarah

  • aid for, 6:22–6:23, 6:23
  • as artist, 6:22, 6:23n
  • identified, 6:23n

Rohr, Julius Philipp Benjamin von

  • Observations sur la culture du coton, 2:83

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

Rolland, Juan Baptiste

  • and batture controversy, 2:445n, 3:234n, 3:235, 3:237n, 3:484

Rolle, Henry

  • Un Abridgment des plusieurs cases et resolutions del Common Ley, 3:546, 7:126

Rollin, Charles, 7:662

Romae Antiquae Notitia: or, The Antiquities of Rome (Kennett), 1:580

Romaine, Benjamin

  • identified, 6:219n
  • letters from, 6:218–6:219
  • letters to, 6:282–6:283
  • Tammany Society, No. 1, Twenty Fourth Anniversary Address, 6:218, 6:218, 6:218–6:219n, 6:282

The Roman History (N. Hooke), 7:662

Roman History (Cassius Dio; ed. H. S. Reimarus), 9:195–9:196

Romani, commercis de. See Del Commercio de’ Romani Dalla prima Guerra Punica (Mengotti)

Roman law

  • and batture controversy, 3:47–3:48, 3:130–3:131, 3:133, 3:151n, 3:174n, 3:175n, 3:176n, 3:236n, 3:237n, 3:546, 4:643n
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:502

Romans, Bernard

  • on Indians, 6:137, 6:138

Romanzoff, Nicolas de

  • relations with A. Daschkoff, 1:329n
  • Russian foreign minister, 1:115, 1:116, 1:117, 1:120, 1:230, 1:231, 1:233, 1:537, 1:659n, 2:33, 2:466, 4:551, 4:554n

Romayne, Nicholas

  • and W. Blount conspiracy, 4:174, 4:174–4:175n

Rome, ancient

  • baths of, 8:402
  • Christianity in, 6:367
  • laws of, 2:676
  • military service in, 6:209
  • Punic wars, 2:606, 6:429n
  • A. B. Woodward on government of, 1:254n

Romney, Andrew Wodrow, 2:202

Ronald, Andrew, 2:185, 2:185

Ronald, William

  • estate of, 2:170n, 2:184, 2:186n, 3:155
  • heirs of, 4:519–4:520
  • purchases land from TJ, 2:186n

Ronald’s Heirs v. Barkley, 4:520n

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

  • on breeding sheep, 1:19n
  • on conditions in Scotland, 4:360–4:361
  • and domestic manufacturing, 1:170–1:172, 4:363, 5:439
  • and European views of U.S., 4:363, 4:363–4:364
  • on foreign relations, 5:369–5:371
  • identified, 1:18–1:19n
  • leaves Paris, 2:331
  • letters from, 1:15–1:19, 1:68–1:69, 1:170–1:172, 2:270–2:272, 3:223–3:224, 4:360–4:364, 5:369–5:371, 5:438–5:440
  • letters to, 3:238, 5:384–5:385, 5:560–5:561
  • on marine hospital, 5:439–5:440, 5:560
  • mentioned, 5:634
  • sends dialogue on French troops, 3:223–3:224, 3:238
  • sends plants to TJ, 4:535, 4:559
  • sends seeds to TJ, 2:270, 2:271–2:272, 4:363, 5:384, 5:438, 5:553, 5:553n, 5:560, 6:7n
  • on taxing dogs, 1:68
  • travels to Europe for antimony, 1:18, 1:283, 1:314, 1:315–1:316, 2:163, 4:360
  • on treatment of prisoners of war, 4:361–4:362

Ronconi, Ignazio

  • Dizionario d’agricoltura o sia la coltivazione italiana, 2:82

Rootes, E. W., 5:570n

rope, 2:545, 2:546, 2:547, 6:343, 6:345, 6:348

Roscoe, William

  • Address at the Opening of the Botanic Garden of Liverpool, 1:164n
  • and J. Bradbury’s botanical expedition, 1:163, 1:435, 1:436–1:437n, 2:534n, 4:147, 5:252, 5:253n, 9:522, 9:522n
  • Catalogue of Plants in the Botanic Garden, at Liverpool, 1:164n
  • identified, 1:164n
  • letters from, 1:163–1:164
  • Life and Pontificate of Leo the Tenth, 1:163, 1:164n, 1:164n, 1:435, 7:664
  • Life of Lorenzo de’ Medici, called the Magnificent, 1:164n, 1:435, 7:664

Rose, George Henry, 3:568, 3:577, 3:602, 3:604n

Rose, Gustavus A., 5:62

rose bugs, 2:222

rose of Sharon. See althaea (rose of Sharon)

roses, 3:354, 5:31

roses, guelder, 3:354

Rosewell (J. Page’s Gloucester Co. estate), 8:418

Rosia (anchoress)

  • and E. Aram’s murder trial, 7:376

Ross, Andrew

  • Treasury Department clerk, 9:495n, 9:495n

Ross, David

  • frees slave, 4:626, 4:628n
  • health of, 6:350, 6:364, 6:364–6:365
  • identified, 6:350n
  • lands of, 2:97, 2:98n, 3:179, 5:15–5:16
  • letters from, 6:364–6:365
  • letters to, 6:350
  • and H. Marks’s estate, 5:428, 6:135
  • and memories of youth, 6:364
  • and nephew E. Ross, 6:568, 6:568n
  • payments to, 2:433, 6:109–6:110, 6:337, 6:349, 6:350, 6:364
  • plank delivered to, 2:434

Ross, Edward

  • infatuated with TJ’s granddaughter, 6:568–6:569n
  • letters from, 7:32
  • letters of introduction for, 6:568, 6:568n
  • mills of, 7:32
  • and Oxford Iron Works, 6:568n
  • visits Monticello, 6:568–6:569n, 7:32

Ross, James

  • letter from accounted for, 8:699

Ross, Maria Sabina

  • War of 1812 diary of, 8:295–8:296

Rosser, Mr.

  • letters to accounted for, 5:404n
  • plank from, 5:403

Rosson, Elijah

  • TJ pays, 7:358n
  • works on TJ’s landau, 7:357, 7:358n, 7:360

Roth, Charles

  • secretary of the French legation to U.S., 8:139n

Rothwell, John

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

Roucoux, Battle of

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

Rouelle, Jean (John)

  • citizenship of, 3:466, 3:652, 4:42, 5:99, 5:116–5:118, 5:334
  • A Complete Treatise on the Mineral Waters of Virginia, 5:118, 5:119n
  • described, 3:472n
  • plantation in New Kent Co., 3:466, 3:652

Rouelle, Mary Ann. See Palisot de Beauvois, Mary Ann Rouelle

Rouffignac, Joseph

  • La. legislator, 7:227

Rousseau, Jean Baptiste, 7:665

Rousseau, Jean Jacques

  • J. Adams on, 7:478, 7:480, 7:480, 8:552, 9:527
  • Confessions, 9:651, 9:652n
  • Discours Sur L’Origine et les Fondements De L’Inégalité Parmi Les Hommes, 7:479, 7:481n
  • Eloisa, 7:665
  • Emilius, 7:665
  • on equality of mankind, 6:286–6:287
  • Letters Written from the Mountain, 7:665
  • mentioned, 6:238, 6:296, 6:624, 9:396
  • Original correspondence of Jean-Jacques Rousseau with Mad. La Tour de Franqueville and M. Du Peyrou, 7:389
  • praises B. Franklin, 8:634
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:503

Roussillon, France

  • wine from, 8:571, 8:571, 8:572, 9:323, 9:421, 9:421, 9:470, 9:570

Rowan, Archibald Hamilton

  • quoted by B. Rush, 4:339, 4:340n

Rowe (Roe), Anderson

  • TJ purchases storehouse from, 5:298–5:299, 5:409–5:410n

Rowe, Johnson

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

Roy, William

  • British surveyor, 9:642

Royal Academy of Sciences of Lisbon

  • members of, 9:325

Royal Kalendar, 9:279, 9:280n

Royal Society of London

  • members of, 4:353, 9:135n
  • and system of weights, measures, and coinage, 4:227, 4:228
  • transactions of, 5:513, 5:514–5:515n, 9:316–9:317n

Royal Society of the Friends of Science (Warsaw)

  • TJ elected to, 3:62, 7:56
  • TJ’s membership diploma, 3:62n

Royal Veterinary College of London, 5:414, 5:416n

Rozell, Stephen C., 1:244

Rozier, François

  • Cours complet d’agriculture, théorique, practique, économique, et de médicine rurale et vétérinaire … ou dictionnaire universel d’agriculture, 2:81, 2:82, 2:83n, 9:468n, 9:468n
  • Nouveau cours complet d’agriculture théorique et pratique, 3:321, 3:322n
  • Traité théorique et pratique sur la Culture de la Vigne, 2:82

Rubia tinctorum. See madder, dyer’s

Ruby, Mr.

  • delivers gypsum to TJ, 9:582

Rudiments of English Grammar (J. Waldo), 6:40–6:41, 6:42n, 6:402, 7:449

Ruelle, Claude Alexandre

  • Constitution de la République Beninienne, 1:219, 1:220n, 3:57–3:58, 3:59n, 9:149, 9:149n, 9:150
  • identified, 1:220–1:221n
  • letter from, to J. Madison, 9:150–9:151
  • letters from, 1:219–1:221, 3:56–3:59, 9:149
  • on republican government, 3:56–3:58

Ruhnken, David

  • edits Λεξικὸν περὶ τῶν παρὰ Πλάτωνι Λέξεων … Lexicon Vocum Platonicarum (Timaeus), 9:276, 9:277n

The Ruins: or A Survey of the Revolutions of Empires (C. F. C. Volney), 7:627

Rules and Regulations of the Agricultural Society of Albemarle, 3:351n

Rulhière, Claude Carloman de

  • Histoire de l’Anarchie de Pologne, 1:35, 3:516, 3:517n, 3:517n

rum, 1:299, 6:345

Rumex acetosa. See sorrel

Rumford, Benjamin Thompson, Count, 1:106n, 5:377n

  • proposed biography of, 8:283
  • S. Williams as patron of, 8:283

Rumsey, James

  • and steam power, 9:302, 9:304n

Runciman, James

  • identified, 2:290n
  • letters from, 2:288–2:290
  • memoirs of, 2:290
  • seeks TJ’s assistance for son, 2:288–2:290

Runciman, Thomas Jefferson, 2:289, 2:290n

Ruperti, Georg Alexander

  • edits D. Iunii Iuvenalis Aquinatis Satirae XVI (Juvenal), 9:196, 9:455

Rural Oeconomy: or, Essays on the Practical Parts of Husbandry (A. Young), 1:581, 2:82, 7:626, 8:679n

The Rural Socrates (H. K. Hirzel), 8:388, 8:678, 8:679n

Ruschi, Mr., 3:382, 3:383n

Ruschi, Giovan Battista

  • executor for P. Mazzei, 9:675

Rush, Benjamin

  • and J. Adams, 4:17n, 6:15, 6:16n, 6:95, 6:183, 6:298
  • on aging, 4:102–4:103
  • assists veterinary student, 5:413–5:415, 5:415n, 5:630, 5:668–5:670
  • compared to B. Waterhouse, 6:38–6:39
  • congratulates TJ, 1:184–1:185
  • death of, 6:74, 6:95, 6:111, 6:124, 6:137, 6:146, 6:160, 6:183, 6:186, 6:186, 6:266, 6:298
  • and J. Delaplaine’s Repository, 9:352n
  • desires TJ to write history, 6:375
  • and Edinburgh Encyclopedia, 3:589n
  • on education, 7:480, 7:481n, 7:658
  • on Federalists, 4:339–4:340
  • hospitality to Lyman family, 4:673–4:674
  • A. von Humboldt sends greetings to, 1:453n
  • identified, 1:185–1:186n
  • and independence from Great Britain, 4:103, 6:14–6:15
  • and instruction of M. Lewis, 6:424n
  • and lecture on animals, 6:13, 6:16n
  • letters from, 1:184–1:186, 3:276–3:279, 3:356–3:357, 4:17, 4:102–4:104, 4:338–4:341, 4:486, 4:533–4:534, 4:673–4:674, 6:13–6:16
  • letters from accounted for, 3:357n
  • letters to, 1:558–1:559, 3:304–3:308, 4:87–4:88, 4:312–4:314, 4:431, 4:642–4:643, 5:668–5:670, 6:60–6:61
  • Medical Inquiries and Observations, upon the Diseases of the Mind, 4:674, 4:674n, 6:15, 6:16n, 6:60–6:61, 7:26
  • mentioned, 3:368, 5:19n, 6:37, 6:38, 6:40n, 6:318
  • and nosology, 7:152
  • and party politics, 9:100–9:101, 9:101n
  • and Pennsylvania Hospital, 3:277, 3:279n
  • portraits of, 4:xlv–4:xlvi, 4:370 (illus.), 7:295–7:296, 7:296n, 7:303, 7:341, 7:498
  • on post-Revolutionary American decline, 6:16
  • on the practice of medicine, 1:185, 7:565
  • prescribes cures for TJ, 4:102, 4:104
  • prestige of, 7:566
  • proposed new work on hygiene, 6:15
  • and religion, 4:674, 6:298, 6:299, 6:368, 6:439, 6:520, 9:703, 9:704n
  • and resumption of correspondence between TJ and J. Adams, 3:278, 3:304–3:308, 4:xlv, 4:312–4:314, 4:338–4:339, 4:340n, 4:389, 4:431, 4:486, 4:533–4:534, 4:642, 4:673, 6:15, 6:16n, 6:160
  • R. Rush on, 6:186
  • sends pamphlets to TJ, 1:185, 1:558–1:559, 4:17
  • signer of Declaration of Independence, 4:475
  • Sixteen Introductory Lectures, 3:277, 3:279n, 3:304, 4:87
  • and son’s mental health, 3:276–3:277, 3:304
  • TJ on, 8:13
  • TJ’s confidential letters to, 6:160–6:161, 6:186–6:187, 6:203–6:204, 6:204, 6:204, 6:235–6:236, 6:283, 6:375, 6:439, 6:443–6:444, 6:499, 9:703, 9:704n
  • TJ sends batture pamphlet to, 4:624, 4:642, 4:673
  • A view of the physical, moral, and immoral effects of certain liquors upon the body and mind of man and upon his condition in society, 4:17

Rush, James

  • An Inquiry into the Use of the Omentum, 1:185, 1:558–1:559
  • as medical student, 4:103, 4:340
  • B. Rush on, 4:340
  • and TJ’s confidential letters to B. Rush, 6:187, 6:235, 6:283
  • as treasurer of U.S. Mint, 6:123, 6:124n, 6:169

Rush, John

  • described, 3:279n
  • insanity of, 3:276–3:277, 3:279n

Rush, Julia Stockton (Benjamin Rush’s wife)

  • and TJ’s confidential letters to B. Rush, 6:187, 6:187, 6:235–6:236, 6:283, 6:443
  • TJ sends greetings to, 6:161

Rush, Richard

  • American Jurisprudence, 9:107, 9:107n, 9:129
  • as attorney general, 8:153
  • comptroller general, 4:339, 4:340
  • identified, 5:79n
  • letters from, 5:259, 6:186–6:187, 6:235–6:236, 6:375–6:376, 9:107
  • letters to, 5:286–5:287, 6:160–6:161, 6:203–6:204, 6:283, 6:443–6:444, 9:129
  • and naval position for F. B. Taggart, 5:502, 5:503
  • opinion of father, 6:186
  • An Oration, delivered in the hall of the House of Representatives, 5:259, 5:259n, 5:286–5:287
  • proposes TJ as secretary of state, 5:78–5:80, 5:354n
  • sends work to TJ, 6:375, 9:107, 9:129
  • and TJ’s batture pamphlet, 4:642, 4:642–4:643n, 6:236
  • and TJ’s confidential letters to B. Rush, 6:160–6:161, 6:186–6:187, 6:203–6:204, 6:204, 6:204, 6:235–6:236, 6:283, 6:375, 6:443–6:444

Rush, William

  • identified, 4:357n
  • letter from, 8:577–8:578
  • sculpture of G. Washington by, 8:577–8:578
  • and Society of Artists of the United States, 4:356

Russell, Mr. (of Morton & Russell), 6:606, 6:607n, 7:46

Russell, Gilbert Christian

  • identified, 2:121–2:122n
  • letters from, 2:120–2:122, 2:191–2:192
  • letters to, 2:336
  • letters to accounted for, 2:35n
  • and M. Lewis’s belongings, 1:603, 1:607, 2:34, 2:35n, 2:121, 2:122, 2:191–2:192
  • and M. Lewis’s death, 2:191–2:192
  • thanked for assisting M. Lewis, 2:336

Russell, Jonathan

  • candidate for Paris consulship, 1:26, 1:207, 2:162
  • and Lafayette, 3:212, 3:444, 3:445
  • mentioned, 3:320–3:321, 6:281
  • nominated minister to Sweden, 6:240, 6:242n
  • as peace negotiator, 7:197, 7:201, 7:202n
  • procures books for T. Cooper, 5:276
  • U.S. chargé at London, 4:668, 4:668n, 5:72, 5:396, 5:453, 5:453n, 6:145n, 6:538, 8:542–8:543
  • U.S. chargé at Paris, 1:208–1:209n, 2:654–2:655n, 3:638, 4:32
  • and D. B. Warden, 2:162, 3:249, 3:251, 3:260, 3:279–3:280, 3:340, 7:428n
  • writings of, 8:6

Russell, William

  • History of Modern Europe, 1:580, 3:296–3:297, 7:629

Russell family

  • as aristocrats, 7:67, 7:67

Russia. See also Alexander I, emperor of Russia; Daschkoff, André: Russian minister to U.S.; Harris, Levett; Pahlen, Théodore, Count: Russian minister to U.S.; Romanzoff, Nicolas de: Russian foreign minister

  • J. Adams on, 4:474
  • and Alexander I, 3:208
  • and armed neutrality, 7:259
  • and British trade, 1:464
  • climate in, 8:6
  • and Congress of Vienna, 7:528–7:529, 9:91n, 9:218n
  • and French ambitions, 2:274, 2:275
  • and Great Britain, 3:189
  • independence of, 7:542
  • language, 1:556
  • mammoth remains discovered in, 2:507, 2:510n
  • Napoleon defeated in, 5:68, 5:684–5:685, 6:212, 6:293, 6:539, 6:540n, 7:323, 7:323n, 8:6, 8:531
  • and partitions of Poland, 6:212, 6:212n, 7:298, 9:345, 9:347n
  • public opinion in, 8:138
  • and trade with U.S., 4:550–4:551, 4:553, 4:554n
  • and Treaty of Tilsit, 1:516, 1:517n, 1:529, 4:507
  • and U.S., 1:38–1:39, 1:39n, 1:329n, 1:360
  • U.S. minister to, 1:38–1:39, 1:233, 1:328, 1:328n, 1:360, 1:537, 1:659n, 3:115, 3:116n
  • in F. A. Van der Kemp’s proposed book, 4:503, 4:504, 4:507

Russian-American Company, 4:550, 4:551

Russian castor (medicine), 7:387

Russian language

  • study of, 7:480
  • works on, 4:99

rutabaga (Swedish turnip), 2:481, 2:543

Ruth (Old Testament figure), 6:623

Rutherfoord, Thomas

  • and C. Bellini estate, 4:80, 9:491
  • purchases tobacco, 4:467

Rutledge, Edward

  • meets with R. Howe, 8:20n
  • as member of Continental Congress, 6:183

Rutledge, John

  • as member of Continental Congress, 6:184n, 6:612

Ruyter, Michiel Adriaanszoon de

  • Dutch admiral, 7:682, 7:684n, 7:709, 8:4, 8:7n

rye

  • at Belmont estate, 3:171
  • as crop, 3:348, 3:351n, 6:620, 8:70
  • mammoth, 4:49
  • seed, 2:271, 3:65, 8:74
  • TJ buys, 9:58n

Ryswick, Treaty of (1697)

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

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