Peyton family papers
Mississippi State University Libraries
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MSS. 115. 1768-1916. 0.33 cubic feet and 1 reel microfilm. Photocopies of list of accounts and 11 letters (1768-1818) written by Thomas Jefferson, mostly to Craven Peyton (d. 1837), lawyer and landowner, of Albemarle County, Virginia; and correspondence and documents of the Peyton family of Virginia and Mississippi. Includes offer to sell a slave, Nov 27, 1818.