Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from John Tyler, 3 December 1807

Frederick Town. Maryland. Dec. 3d 1807

The Bearer Mr Daniel Buzzard Jr late of Frederick County Deputy Sheriff and now Deputy Marshall of the District of Columbia having signified to me his intention of making application for the Office of Marshall of Said District soon to be vacated by the resignation of Daniel C. Brent Esquire I take a pleasure in adding my name among a number of others in recommendation of Mr Buzzard as a suitable Character to Supply the Said vacancy; and in saying that his residence in this neighbourhood for a number of years enables me to add that his general deportment as a Citizen has been correct and the duties of his official station discharged with ability and integrity.

J: Tyler

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

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