From Henry Dearborn
April 25. 1803.
I have the honor to propose John Livingston for the appointment of 2d. Lieut. in the Corp’s of Artillerists, to take rank as such from and after the 30th. day of the present month.
Accept Sir, the assurances &c.
FC (Lb in DNA: RG 107, LSP).
john livingston was among the military nominations TJ sent to the Senate in his message of 18 Nov. 1803. For his earlier appointment as a cadet, see Vol. 37:553.