District of Connecticut
Killingworth 1st. Decr 1805
Permit me to Observe that the commission with wich you have been pleased to honor me as Marshal of the District of Connecticut will expire on the 20h. Instant. Since I have been in Office very little business, has been done—At this time I have none unfineshed, yet, I shall be glad to be reappointed to the Office if consistant with your Excellencies pleasure—
I am, With sentiments of high Respect & Esteem Your Excellencies Obdt, Huml. Servant
DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.