Detroit 2d. Jany. 1807.
I have recd. your letter, inclosing Michonce’s pardon. He had before been tried, and acquitted, by the verdict of a Jury. I will however inform him of the clemency of his great Father towards him.
I have directed the Secretary, to forward by this mail, a copy of the law, providing for the erection of a bank at this place, and the other laws which have been adopted, this summer, as soon as possible. I have the honor to be very respectfully, your most obedt. Servt.
DNA: RG 59—Territorial Papers—TP, Michigan.