Bill from John Hyde to Erastus Williams, Overseer to the Western Pequot Indians

 

Erastus Williams Esq. for Pequots to John Hyde

     
         
 

Debit

     
         

1825

       

May 7

To eight yards shirting1 at 9 pence

 

   $1

.00

October 13 

To your order paid Pequot

 

     2

.00

November 1

To your order paid Hannah Meazon (Pequot) 

 

     4

.00

December 15

To four and a half yards shirting at 9 pence

   

.56

1826

       

February 11

To your order paid Betsy Squib ( Pequot )

 

     2

.00

February 16

To half a gallon molasses for Pequot 

 

    +

.25

     

   $9

.81

 

Credit

     

1825

       

December 15

By discount Thomas Hallet

 

 -$1

.00

     

   $8

.81

         
  • 1. A general term for any fabric used in making men's or women's shirts. The Fairchild Books Dictionary of Textiles, 556.