Thomas Jefferson Papers

From Thomas Jefferson to United States Senate, 13 November 1804

Nov. 13. 1804.

To the Senate of the United States.

I nominate James Bowdoin of Massachusets Minister Plenipotentiary for the US. at the court of Madrid
George W. Irving of Massachusets to be Secretary of legation for the US. at the court of Madrid
William Brown, late of Columbia, now of Orleans, to be Collector of New Orleans.
William Lyman of Massachusets to be Surveyor & Inspector for New Orleans.
Thomas Tingey of Columbia to be a captain in the navy of the US.
Franklin Wharton, now a Major in the Marine corps, to be Colonel Commandant of the same instead of Colo. Burrowes resigned.
Hannibal M. Allen of Vermont } to be 2d. Lieutenants of Artillery, to take rank from the 27th. of June 1804.
James S. Smith of New Jersey
Joseph Kimball of N. Hampshire
John Brownson of Vermont } to be ensigns in the 1st regiment of infantry to take rank from June 27. 1804
Johnson Magowers of Kentucky
Benjamin Marshall of Massachusets
Oliver H. Spencer of Orleans, Surgeon, to take rank from Oct. 9. 1804.
Abraham Edwards of N. Jersey to be a Surgeon’s mate, to rank from June 8. 1804.

Th: Jefferson

DNA: RG 59—ML—Miscellaneous Letters.

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