Youngs Town Ohio Septr. 15th. 1815
As to the known integrity of the subscribing Gentlemen to the inclosed letter I need say nothing more than recognize them to you as receiver and register of the Canton land office.
Many of the facts stated in said letter respecting Major Thos. Rowland, I am personally acquainted with, & in addition have to observe; that I believe him to be a man of integrity, and quallifycations suitable for the office he solicits. Receive Sir, the assurances of the high respect with which I have the Honor to be your obt. & Hume. Sevt.
DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.