From John L. Thomas
Richmond March 1st 1813
I receved yours of the 23d Ulto. enclosing a Deed for my attestation, to day I waited upon the Court and handed the Deed to the Clerk—he says that a Certificate from the Clerk of Albemarle should accompany the Deed, before It can be recieved—If you will Send the Certificate required—It will give me pleasure to serve you—
J. L. Thomas
RC (MHi); addressed: “Thomas Jefferson esqr Monticello” by “Colo Randolph”; endorsed by TJ as received 9 Mar. 1813 and so recorded in SJL.