Volume 35 Index

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Lacci, Dr., 199

Ladd, John G.

letter to, 740

letter from, 746

receives shipments for TJ, 734, 740, 746

identified, 740n

Ladies Association of Philadelphia, 23n

Lafayette, Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, Marquise de, 69n, 201

Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de

and Poirey, 69n, 201

letter from cited, 189n

patron of J. E. Caldwell, 253n

as reference, 344n

La Forest, Antoine René Charles Mathurin de, 161, 292, 396, 397, 535

Laird, John, 190-1

La Luzerne, Anne César, Chevalier de, 125, 126n

Lamb, John

letter from cited, 754

Lancaster Journal, 263n

Landais, Philip

claim on War Department, 215-16

letters from cited, 215n, 753

land speculation, 352n, 402n, 560n, 565, 568n

Lane, Samuel, 717n

Langdon, John

advises on appointments, 54, 56n, 85, 601, 675n

offered, declines secretaryship of the navy, 78

presents L'Enfant's petition, 567n

as bank president, 653n

as reference, 653n

as superintendent of navy yard, 654

letter from cited, 754

Langdon, Woodbury, 601

Laocoon (sculpture), 538, 539n

La Rochefoucauld, Alexandrine Charlotte Sophie de Rohan-Chabot, Duchesse de, 383, 461, 465n

La Rochefoucauld d'Enville, Louis Alexandre, Duc de La Roche-Guyon et de, 378

La Salle, Robert de Cavelier, Sieur de, 561n

Latimer, George

letter from, 741

removal of, sought, 57n, 725-6

as Federalist partisan, 102n

collector at Philadelphia, 404

and the Harmony, 410-11

receives sculpture for TJ, 741

identified, 741n

Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 412n, 559-60n, 717n

Lavinia (Randolph slave), 34

law

and neutral rights, 37-9, 110, 241-6, 609-10

and smallpox inoculation, 47

court fee bills, 215, 216n

revenue, 261-2

intestate estates, 343n

dower rights, 362-4, 454, 455n, 581n

guardianships, 455n

nolle prosequi, 480-1, 543-4, 607n, 617, 640, 650, 653n

books, 489

naturalization, 612-13, 618, 620-1, 639, 648-9

inconsistent application of, 620

quarantine, 624n

common law, 655

bankruptcy, 689

Law, Thomas, 190, 191n, 417n

Lawrence, James, 422n

Lawson, Alexander, 9

Lazaria (b. 1791, TJ's slave), 35

Leach, Thomas, Jr., 457

Leake, John G., 46n

Lear, Tobias

letter from, 322-3

commission refused by Toussaint, 125, 126n

forwards liqueurs and sweetmeats to TJ, 283n, 437n

and Dandridge, 312-13, 322

and relocation of seat of government on Saint-Domingue, 322-3

Leclerc, Victoire Emmanuel, 398n, 528, 539n

Ledyard, Isaac

letter from, 233-4

recommends M. L. Davis, 233-4

forwards pamphlet, 234n

letter from cited, 234n, 750

Ledyard, John, 234n

Lee, Arthur (Norfolk), 354-5, 570

Lee, Charles, 43, 46n

Lee, Henry, 391

Lee, John (Me.), 195, 227, 229n

Lee, Richard Evers, 355n

Lee, Silas, 195

Lee, William (1772-1840)

appointed commercial agent, 58-60, 248, 251, 252n, 664

commission forwarded to, 540, 541n

Lee, William, Sr., 59

Lee, William R.

letter from, 352

seeks appointment, 315-16, 352, 498, 686, 754

identified, 352n

Leghorn (Livorno), Italy, 188, 189n, 341, 406, 476, 541, 664n

Le Havre, France, 188, 252n, 280-1

Lehman, Lyon

letter from, 10-11

seeks refund of duties, appointment, 10-11

Leib, Michael, 440n, 609, 705n

Leiden, University of, 103n, 425n

Leiper, Thomas

letter from, 710

and TJ's tobacco crops, 710

Leipzig, 237n

Leith, Scotland, 453n

Lemaire, Étienne

hired as steward of President's House, viii, 7, 24-5, 50, 66-7, 83, 89-90, 178, 225, 270, 436

wages, 7, 66-7, 437n

and President's House accounts, 128, 437n, 757-9

and Maher, 421n, 422n

L'Enfant, Pierre Charles

letter from, 562-8

and plan of Federal District, 47-8

dispute with D.C. commissioners, 562-8

letter from cited, 567n

Lenox, Peter, 450n

Le Ray de Chaumont, Grace Coxe, 65

Le Ray de Chaumont, Jacques, 65

Le Ray de Chaumont, Jacques Donatien, 65, 298

Leslie, Robert

letter from, 15-16

experiments with casting coins, 15-16

Létombe, Philippe André Joseph de

letters from, 6-7, 24-5, 28-30, 60-1

finds steward for TJ, 6-7, 24-5, 66, 83

returns to France, 7, 28-30, 114

TJ bids farewell to, 28-9

seeks passage on the Boston, 60-1, 125

and the Berceau, 146

forwards letter, 341

Letter from Robert Goodloe Harper, of South Carolina, to His Constituents (Robert Goodloe Harper), 521, 522n

Letter to His Grace the Duke of Portland (James Workman), 670-1n

“Lettre de Trasibule à Leucippe” (Nicolas Freret), 482-4, 542

Lettsom, John Coakley

letter from, 424-5

sends pamphlet to TJ, 424-5

identified, 425n

Leucippus, 482-3

Levant, 341-2

Levy, Moses, 57n

Lewis (b. 1788, TJ's slave), 34

Lewis (ca. 1760-1822, TJ's slave), 35

Lewis, Charles (son of Charles Lilburne Lewis)

letter from, 346

seeks to borrow books, 346

identified, 346n

Lewis, Charles Lilburne (TJ's brother-in-law)

family of, 346n, 546n

financial support from TJ, 545

letter from cited, 753

Lewis, Joel, 32-3, 69

Lewis, Lucy Jefferson (Mrs. Charles Lilburne Lewis, TJ's sister), 346n

Lewis, Matthew G., 472n

Lewis, Meriwether

letter from, 183-4

receives pamphlets, 86n

and character of A. Fowler, 183-4

classification of army officers, 215-16n

advises on appointments, 314

as reference, 357

servant of, 394-5

salary of, 418

TJ's private secretary, 650n

Lewis, Nicholas

letter to, 453

letter from, 524

and sale of TJ's Elk Hill tobacco, 453, 524

identified, 453n

Lewis, Randolph (TJ's nephew), 346n

Lewis, Thomas (Cherokee agent), 403, 404n

L'Experience (French privateer), 154n

Liberty (ship), 237-8n

Liberty in Louisiana (James Workman), 670n

Library of Congress

librarian, 592n

licenses

to retail wine and spirits, 602, 604n

Liebenau (Liebnau), H. Frederic

letters from cited, 754, 755

lighthouses

in Conn., 91-2, 118n, 492

in Va., 112n, 127n

superintendence of, 133, 135n, 159

in N.H., 135n, 159

in N.Y., 135n, 159

in S.C., 202n

proposed taxes to support, 335n

expense of, 375n

appropriations for, 624n

at Sandy Hook, 738

Lilly, Gabriel

family of, vaccinated, 34

cares for TJ's pecan trees, 504

letters from cited, 504n, 590n, 754, 756

letters to cited, 504n, 754, 755, 756

overseer at Monticello, 745

Limagne, France, 462, 463

lime, 3, 31, 193, 373, 745

limners, 387

Lincoln, Benjamin

removal of, expected, 5

and W. Watson, 53, 56n

and the Beguine, 57n, 132, 134n

as Indian commissioner, 72, 73n

and the Windsor, 110, 159n

receives circular, 169n

and B. Jarvis, 195

asked to investigate S. R. Gerry, 587n

and revenue cutters, 596n

Lincoln, Levi

letters to, 145-7, 159-60, 650-1

letters from, 88, 299-301, 305-6, 497-9, 651-2

absent from Washington, viii, 129, 275n, 420, 497, 616

advises on appointments, ix, 56n, 146-7, 498

advises on annual message to Congress, xi, 612, 615-17, 650-2

and D. L. Barnes, 6n

acting secretary of state, 30, 189n, 383n, 493, 495n

reports on Mass. politics, 54, 56n, 305, 497-9

and the Berceau, 88, 145-6, 147n

writes "Farmer" letters, 147n, 305-6, 498

and the Hope, 159-60, 163, 299-301

reports account of kinepox, 199

opinion on land office fees, 227, 229-30n

as reference, 352

applications to, for appointment, 388n

family of, 498, 499n

and the Sally, 739, 740

Lincoln, Martha Waldo, 498, 499n

Lincoln, William, 498, 499n

Lingan, James M.

and Bank of Columbia, 46n

as surety for Maryland loan, 98

resigns as collector, 289n, 290

letter from cited, 754

Linn, James, 33n, 117, 118n

liqueurs, 282, 283n, 602, 604n, 643

Lisbon

consul at, 101, 118, 125, 148, 157, 159n, 277, 498, 541

Lisle, Peter. See Murad Rais (Peter Lisle)

Lispenard, Anthony

letter from, 234-5

recommends M. L. Davis, 234-5

identified, 235n

Little, George, 513n

Little Egg Harbor, N.J.

calls to remove collector at, 365-6

letter from Republican citizens of, 365-6

Littlepage, John Carter, 473, 491

Littlepage, Lewis

letters from, 17, 706, 712

TJ as executor for, 17, 491

and R. S. Coleman, 473

arrives in Washington, 706

leaves for Philadelphia, 712

Livermore, Edward St. Loe, 80, 601

Livingston, Brockholst

letter from cited, 143-4n, 750

recommends M. L. Davis, 143-4n

Livingston, Edward

letter to, 543-4

letter from, 607

and Lehman, 10

appointed U.S. attorney, 33n

and Létombe's departure, 61

advises on appointments, 101

recommends ship seizures, 237-8n

and M. L. Davis, 272, 274-5n, 307

letter from cited, 274-5n, 750

family of, 289n

and TJ's order to halt prosecution against Duane, 543-4, 607

appointed mayor of New York, 544n

and Batture case, 670n

Livingston, Edward Philip, 62-3, 64n, 161

Livingston, Elizabeth Livingston, 63, 64n

Livingston, Gilbert, 324n

Livingston, John, 326

Livingston, John R., 249

Livingston, Philip, 62-3

Livingston, Robert (1708-1790), 664n

Livingston, Robert R.

letters to, 161-2, 241-6, 377-8

letters from, 62-4, 291-2, 393-4

prepares to depart for France, ix, 7, 29, 60-1, 63, 125, 161, 187, 188n, 211, 216, 217, 218, 266, 268, 291-2, 306, 394, 447n, 452, 535

and TJ's opinion on neutral rights, ix, 241-6, 266, 393-4

advises on appointments, 62-4, 161, 275n, 291-2

letter from cited, 63n

and negotiations with Prussia, 126

instructions to, 217n, 245n, 266-7, 288, 291, 311, 314-15, 316, 340, 370-1, 378

receives commission, letter of credence, 217n, 266-7, 270-1, 276, 291, 370-1

appoints claims commissioners, 252n

letter to cited, 271n

political influence in N.Y., 287

appointed minister to France, 288, 609n

family of, 289n, 664

travel party of, 292n

use of ciphers by, 340n

salary, 371n, 570n

carries letters for TJ, 377, 382

TJ recommends individuals to, 377-8

deafness of, 382

purchases silver plate from G. Morris, 492

and Convention of 1800, 527

Livingston family, 287

Livy, 179, 180n, 319n

Llewellin, Samuel, 218n

Lloyd, James, 277

Locatelli, John Baptist, 293, 294n

Locke, John, 346n

Logan, George, 162, 163n

Loire River, 461

London, 15, 341, 401, 682, 705n

London Gazette, 715n

Longbothom, B. T.

letter from, 717-18

seeks TJ's acquaintance, 717-18

identified, 718n

Treatise on Dentistry, 718n

Long Island, battle of, 338n

longitude, 411-12, 549n

L'Orient (Lorient), France, 249, 371

Lorimier, Louis, 599-600

Louis Ferdinand (of Prussia), 293

Louis I, King of Etruria, 694-5

Louisiana

ceded to France by Spain, 18, 228, 340, 396, 507, 509, 527, 535, 540, 669-70, 695n

boundary of, 106

fossils found in, 121-2, 124n

immigration to, 144n

and American Revolution, 328n

C. Pinckney's instructions regarding, 340

French plans to colonize, 527, 535

descriptions of, 553-5

Indians in, 554-5, 561n

settlement of emancipated slaves in, 669

U.S. occupation of, urged, 669-70

legal system, 670n

U.S. acquisition of, 670n

Louis of Parma, 436n, 695n

Louis XIV, King of France, 81

Louis XVIII, King of France, 714, 715n

Louvre (Paris), 538, 539n

Lowndes, Francis, 417n

Lowry, Thomas, 101, 469n

Loyalists. See American Revolution

Lucas, John B. C., 184

lucerne (alfalfa), 326

Ludlow, Daniel

letter from cited, 143-4n, 750

recommends M. L. Davis, 143-4n

family of, 180n

and grounding of the Boston, 446

Lufborough, Nathan, 726n

lumber, 527

Lunéville, Treaty of, 192, 295, 296n, 297n, 539n

lupine, 326

Lyman, Cornelius, 756

Lyman, William, 511, 754

Lynchburg, Va., 487, 488n

Lyon, James

letter from, 487-8

plan for establishing country newspapers, 487-8

Lyon, Matthew

letter from, 74-9

and election of 1800, 33n

advises on Indian affairs, 74-9

moves to Ky., 78n

Lyons, Peter

letter to, 726-7

debt to Edmund Randolph, 380-1, 383n

and settlement of Wayles estate, 726-7

identified, 727n

 
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