Fort Staudert March 31st. 1807
I am inform’d this day that Mr Murry the Receiver of Public Monies for the sale of Lands of this District have resign’d that office—I request you sir as a Citizen to appoint Lemuel Henry his successor—for his integrity and tallents, I refer you to Governor Williams’s recommendation of him as Councellr of this Territory and Thomas, H, Williams Register, whom a few Months ago recommended him to that office, to you
I am sir yr most ob’t
DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.