Chillicothe Octo 7th 1807.
When we lament the loss of so worthy a Citizen as Mr. Kilgore, and many Anxious Characters to fill the vacancy, let me ask so far as you think proper; to Name for Mr. Kilgores Successor, Richard S. Thomas. I presume he will fill the office with propriety. I have the honor to be with due respect Your Obt. Ser.
DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.