James Madison Papers

Memorandum from Thomas Jefferson, 10 May 1803 (Abstract)

§ Memorandum from Thomas Jefferson

10 May 1803. Directs JM to issue commissions to Samuel Ward of Massachusetts to be naval officer for Salem, Massachusetts; Samuel Osgood of New York to be naval officer for the district of New York; Jeremiah Bennett, Jr., of New Jersey to be collector of customs for the district and inspector of the revenue for the port of Bridgeton, New Jersey; and George House of Connecticut to be master of a revenue cutter.

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