Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from William Willcocks, 2 July 1799

From William Willcocks, 2 July 1799

New York. July 2d. 1799


I have taken the Liberty and with very great diffidence to represent, that Lieutenants Smith, and Ludlow, who were members of the General Court marital of which I was Presidt. in consequence of their respective departments in the Staff, were to my knowledge exposed to, & actually did make a number jaunts by order, to the Rendezvous at the Bronks, at which place Lt. Smith had a considerable time since by desire of the Colonel taken quarters—

With the highest consideration I am &c

Wm. Willcocks.

(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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