Volume 25 Index

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Ragstraw, Joseph

and TJ's Philadelphia house, 595

Ramsden, Jesse

TJ purchases telescope from, 352

Ramsgate, England

and desertions from Governor Bowdoin, 377-8n

Randolph, Ann Cary

alleged incest and infanticide, 621-3, 632-3

Randolph, Anne Cary (TJ's granddaughter)

health, 43, 50, 64, 91, 97, 156, 246, 297, 693

TJ's love for, 97, 257, 353, 444, 521, 581

Randolph, Beverley

letters to, 229, 620-1

letter from, 383

appointed Indian commissioner, 229, 383, 669

health, 547, 669

and slaves captured by Indians, 620-1

Randolph, Caroline Ramsay (TJ's great-granddaughter)

and TJ's draft censure resolutions, 281

Randolph, David Meade

letter from cited, 410n

recommends John Gregorie as consul at Dunkirk, 410n

Randolph, Edmund

letters to, 372, 398, 552, 641, 690, 691-2

letters from, 372, 389-90, 537-9, 642, 700-2

and consular fees, 13

and French Revolution, 64

bonds of, 65

and Ky. Indian expeditions, 99

and peace conference with Illinois and Wabash Indians, 118n

and TJ's retirement, 154

and debt to France, 173, 260, 273, 310-11

and provisions for France, 173, 260, 273, 310-11

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 173

and levees, 208

letters from Washington, 220, 424-5, 568

and relations with Western Indians, 220, 255, 258-9, 271-3,

358, 372, 383, 424-5, 450

and right of U.S. to cede territory to Indians, 220, 258-9, 273

and appointment of Indian commissioners, 229n

and recall of G. Morris, 245n

letter from Tobias Lear, 255

and sinking fund, 261, 432, 439-40

and criticism of Franklin, 273

and relations with France, 273

and military rations, 299-300

and William Paterson's appointment to Supreme Court, 300n

and presidential inauguration, 301-2

and William Stephens Smith's mission to U.S., 310-11

and case of Gallipolis settlers, 320n

and Federal District, 345, 361

and acts of Congress, 354n

and Pagan v. Hooper, 379, 523, 537-41, 563-4

and letter of protection for Indians, 380n

and TJ's proposed form for patents, 398-9

and foreign loans, 458, 461n

notes on TJ's letter to Hamilton, 458

and reception of Genet, 469-70, 570-2, 598, 601, 666

meets Washington at Georgetown, 511

and impeachment of James Nicholson, 516

debt to James Nicholson, 516n

represents James Nicholson, 516n

letter from submitted to Washington, 539n

letter from Edward Tilghman, 539-41

opinion on George Turner, 552

and Northwest Territory, 552-3

and Washington's questions on neutrality and the French

alliance, 568-71, 665-6

and Proclamation of Neutrality, 570-2, 673-4

and treaties with France, 599, 601-2, 666

and guarantee of French possessions in America, 602

and U.S. jurisdiction over Delaware Bay, 639n

and case of Grange, 639-40, 641, 683n, 702n

letter to submitted to Washington, 641n

and foreign-built U.S. ships, 642

and passports for U.S. ships, 648n

criticized by TJ, 662n

and congressional authority over neutrality, 666

and enforcement of neutrality, 667-8, 673-4, 691-2, 700-2

and sale of U.S. ships built for war, 667-8

and contraband, 673-4

letter to T. Pinckney submitted to, 676n, 679

and U.S. arms sales to France, 684

Randolph, Judith (Mrs. Richard Randolph), 622n

Randolph, Martha Cocke (Mrs. Beverley Randolph), 229

Randolph, Martha Jefferson (Mrs. Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., TJ's daughter)

letters to, 50-1, 97-8, 170, 256-7, 352-3, 444, 520-1, 621-2

letters from, 64, 297-8

health, 43, 156, 246, 693

and Charlottesville fire, 91

correspondence with sister, 91, 297

love for TJ, 91, 297

and TJ's continuance in office, 297

relations with Adrien Petit, 297-8

TJ's love for, 314, 353, 404, 444, 475, 546, 581, 669

letter from cited, 352

and case of Richard Randolph, 621-3

mentioned, 30, 73, 137, 139, 230, 403, 580

Randolph, Richard

alleged incest and infanticide, 621-3, 632-3, 698

Randolph, Sarah Nicholas (TJ's great-granddaughter)

and TJ's draft censure resolutions, xli, 280-1

Randolph, Theodorick

and case of Richard Randolph, 622n

Randolph, Thomas Jefferson (TJ's grandson)

health, 43, 64, 156, 246, 297, 693

TJ's love for, 257, 353, 444, 521, 581

and sale of TJ's papers, 281

Randolph, Thomas Mann, Jr. (TJ's son-in-law)

letters to, 30, 72-3, 137-9, 230, 313-14, 403-4, 475, 580-1, 668-9

letters from, 42-3, 91, 156, 245-6, 298-9, 693

manages TJ's affairs, 42-3, 64, 70, 72-3, 91, 98, 138, 156,

230, 245-6, 298, 313, 353, 403-4, 444, 513, 521, 693

letters from cited, 50, 581n

correspondence with sister-in-law, 91, 157n, 230, 256, 313, 475, 520

and French Revolution, 91

weather diary, 156-7, 246, 299, 475n

proposes to rent Edgehill, 230

and TJ's continuance in office, 245, 297

TJ's regard for, 257, 353, 444, 521, 546

and tenant farmers, 404

and case of Richard Randolph, 621-3

mentioned, 154, 155n, 170, 196, 698

Randolph, Mrs. William Mann

and TJ's draft censure resolutions, 281

Ravara, Joseph

and Domenico's proposed consular appointment, 358-9

Rawhead and Bloody Bones

identified, 606n

mentioned, 605, 610

Reading, Pa.

road survey, 153n

Recueil de Dissertatons (Félix François Le Royer d'Artezet de La Sauvagère)

returned to D. Rittenhouse, 490

register certificate

and payment of foreign officers, 55

réis

Portuguese unit of money, 28-9

religion

freedom of in France, 123

Remsen, Henry

retires from Department of State, 10

letter to quoted, 318n

Rennes, France

threats to, 457

repeating firearms

Joseph G. Chambers's plan for, 90, 392

Report of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery (John Tracy Atkyns)

cited by J. G. Jefferson, 472

Representation of the Lords of the Committee in Council (Charles Jenkinson, Lord Hawkesbury)

cited by T. Coxe, 146

republicanism

in France, 15, 121, 131, 218-19, 254-5, 374, 574

in U.S., 15, 302, 679, 680

prospects for in Europe, 402

TJ's comments on, 402, 679, 680

Republicans

effort to censure Hamilton, xli, 20-3, 172-82, 239-43, 261,

280-96, 384, 433-4n, 533, 546, 661, 662n, 697-8

and elections for Third Congress, 314

anticipated strength in Congress, 436, 536

TJ's comments on, 536

Revolutionary Tribunal, French

establishment of, 374

Rhineland

invaded by France, 451, 456, 488, 492, 573

aversion to French in, 488

emigration from to U.S., 640

trade with U.S., 640

Rhode Island, Governor of. See Fenner, Arthur

rhus

and dyeing, 398n

rice

price, 69, 214, 279, 340, 409, 486

export to France, 186

export to French West Indies, 186

export to Spain, 186

duties on in Great Britain, 187, 201

export to Great Britain, 187

export to British West Indies, 188

reexport from Great Britain, 188

Richmond, Va.

postal service, 72, 477, 478

and French Revolution, 697

Richmond (ship), 270

Riedesel, Friedrich Adolphus, Baron von

ruins Mazzei's Va. plantation, 92

Ritch, Elisha

master of Polly and Sally, 464

and transport of French prisoners to U.S., 464

Rittenhouse, David

letters to, 31, 423, 490, 530-1

letters from, 31-2, 46, 446, 527

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 17, 79, 80, 83n,

84n, 527, 530-1

president of American Philosophical Society, 18n, 256n

plaster bust of TJ sent to, 31, 46

and assay of foreign coinage, 31-2, 37-9, 40

friendship with TJ, 46

health, 46

letter from cited, 46n

and Mint, 354, 371n, 409, 412, 423, 446-7, 490

Rittenhouse, Hannah Jacobs (Mrs. David Rittenhouse)

and plaster bust of TJ, 46

Rivanna river

navigation of, 156

roads

disrepair of in France, 139

disrepair of in Md., 443

Roane, Spencer

and John Barret's debt to TJ, 697

Robbins, Roger

captured by French privateer, 406

master of Bacchus, 406

Robert (ship)

passport for, 628

Robespierre, Maximilien Marie Isidore de

and execution of king, xxxix

reported destruction of, 641

Robinson, Moses, 184

Rochambeau, Donatien Marie Joseph de Vimeur, Vicomte de

letter to, 321

and Fulwar Skipwith's consular authority, 183, 321, 331

identified, 321n

Rochambeau, Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, Comte de

resignation of, 122

Rochefontaine, Etienne Nicolas Marie Béchet, Chevalier de

letter from, 59

payment for services, 55-6, 59

identified, 59n

Rochefort, Austrian Netherlands

Lafayette captured at, 388n

Rochefort, France

and naval warfare, 165

Rockbridge, Va.

flour milling in, 706

Rockets Landing, Va., 514

Rockingham, Va.

flour milling in, 706

rod pendulum (standard of measurement)

invented by Robert Leslie, 585-6

Roederer, Pierre Louis, Comte

and dethronement of king, 126

Roermond (Ruremonde), Netherlands

captured by Prussians, 454

Rogers, John

land claim, 199, 209-11

TJ's report on, 209-10

Roland de La Platire, Jean Marie

dismissed from office, 131-2

Roman History (Oliver Goldsmith)

cited by J. G. Jefferson, 472

Rome, John

and case of Gallipolis settlers, 320n

Romer, Dr.

visits U.S., 576

Ronald, William

death, 172, 298

debt to TJ, 298, 403

rope makers

recruited for French naval service, 68

Rose Hill, N.Y.

Madison invited to visit, 397

TJ invited to visit, 397, 419, 550

rosin

duties on in Great Britain, 201

Ross, John

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 78, 82, 83n

Rotterdam

trade with Germany, 146

U.S. ships detained at, 468n

and Federal District, 671

Rouen, France

lacks U.S. consular agent, 53

and British military plans, 190

U.S. consul at, 203

and Federal District, 369

rum

export to U.S., 187, 188

Rumsey, James

praised by TJ, 586

Ruremonde. See Roermond, Netherlands

Rush, Benjamin

letter to, 484

letter from, 467

and stockholders in Congress, 433n

and Notes on the State of Virginia, 467

TJ requests books from, 484

recommends Enoch Edwards, 649, 672

Russell, Benjamin

letter to, 395

Russell, Charles

land claim, 210

Russell, Joseph, Jr.

as security for Benjamin Joy, 71, 366n

Russia

ships embargoed by France, 165

iron production, 201

and French war with First Coalition, 213, 235

loans from Genoa, 358-9

Ruston, Thomas

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 83n

Rutherford, John

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

and Southwest Territory boundary, 197

Rutherford, Robert

elected to House of Representatives, 444, 533

and additional assumption, 533

identified, 534n

Ryan, Edward

letter from, 551

furnace for melting potash, 551

identified, 551n

patent for, 551n

rye

for horses, 269

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