James Madison Papers

To James Madison from David Clendenin, 15 September 1815

Youngs Town Ohio Septr. 15th. 1815


As to the known integrity of the subscribing Gentlemen to the inclosed letter I need say nothing more than recognize them to you as receiver and register of the Canton land office.

Many of the facts stated in said letter respecting Major Thos. Rowland, I am personally acquainted with, & in addition have to observe; that I believe him to be a man of integrity, and quallifycations suitable for the office he solicits. Receive Sir, the assurances of the high respect with which I have the Honor to be your obt. & Hume. Sevt.

David Cledenin

DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.

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