Boston April 28th. 1807
I ask permission to resign the office of Marshal For the Massachusetts District And that you would be pleased to Accept My Resignation—
Should be very much Obliged by the Appointment Of A Successor at the Earliest period, that will Comport with the Convenience of the Executive
with the Highest Sentiments of Esteem & respect I am Sir Your Obt Humble Servant
Tompson J Skinner
DNA: RG 59--State Department.