George Washington Papers

From George Washington to United States Senate, 19 May 1796

United States May 19th 1796.

Gentlemen of the Senate,

I nominate

James Simpson, at present Consul of the United States at Gibraltar, to be their consul for the Kingdom of Morocco.

John S.M. Matthieu, to be their Consul at the City of Naples.

Francis Coffyn, to be their Consul at Dunkirk.

James Holmes, to be their Consul at Belfast in the Kingdom of Ireland.

George Knox, to be their Consul at Kingston upon Hull in England.

Go: Washington

DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.

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