To Daniel Jackson, 17 March 1800
New York March 17. 1800
I send you the inclosed petition from Jabez Wilson. You will enquire into the truth of his statement, to which if credit is to be given, and he is able to perform what he has promised, upon your reporting the same to me his discharge will be granted.
with true consideration &c
(Df, in the handwriting of Philip Church, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).