Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from William C. C. Claiborne, 30 August 1804

A list of the Gentlemen recommended to

compose the Legislative Council

Benjamin Morgan

Dr. John Watkins

Dr. Robert Dow

William Kenner

William Donaldson

James Pitot

Francis Duplessis &

Peter Petit of New-Orleans.

James Mather

Colonel Bellechasse &

Le Breton D’Orgenoy—residing on the Coast between the City and Manshac.

Dr. John Sibley of Nachitoches.

William Wykoff &

Theophilus Collins of Opelousas.

Messrs Loviell


Foutenet &

Durall of Atakapas.

Julien Poydras of Point Coupé.


William Wykoff Junior Opposite Baton Rouge.

William C. C. Claiborne

New-Orleans August 30h, 1804.

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

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