James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Elias Langham, 7 October 1807

Chillicothe Octo 7th 1807.


When we lament the loss of so worthy a Citizen as Mr. Kilgore, and many Anxious Characters to fill the vacancy, let me ask so far as you think proper; to Name for Mr. Kilgores Successor, Richard S. Thomas. I presume he will fill the office with propriety. I have the honor to be with due respect Your Obt. Ser.

E. Langham

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

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