James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Henry Brockholst Livingston, 7 December 1809 (Abstract)

§ From Henry Brockholst Livingston

7 December 1809, New York. Introduces William Cutting,1 “a gentleman of the first respectability & connections in this city.”

RC (DLC). 1 p. Livingston was an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1807–23.

1William Cutting (1773–1820) married Gertrude Livingston (Henry Brockholst Livingston’s second cousin) in 1798 (Florence Van Rensselaer, comp., The Livingston Family and Its Scottish Origins [New York, 1949], pp. 84, 86, 93, 98, 114).

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