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This character page is on a person who is mentioned in Hamilton, but is not portrayed onstage by a cast member.

John Jay was one of the writers who helped Alexander Hamilton and James Madison write The Federalist Papers.

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"Alexander joins forces with James Madison and John Jay to write a series of essays defending the new United States Constitution, entitled The Federalist Papers.
The plan was to write a total of 25 essays, the work divided evenly among the three men. In the end, they wrote eighty-five essays in the span of six months.
John Jay got sick after writing five.
James Madison wrote twenty-nine.
Hamilton wrote the other fifty-one
— Aaron Burr, "Non-Stop"