From James Yard
Philadelphia, 30 Oct. 1792. He has returned to the United States with plans to remain for some time and therefore requests permission to resign as consul at St. Croix.
RC (DNA: RG 59, CD); 1 p.; at foot of text: “The Hble. Thomas Jefferson Esqr.”; endorsed by TJ as received 30 Oct. 1792 and so recorded in SJL.