Franklin County State of Tennessee Octr. 10th. 1816
Have been Informed that Judge Cocke the Present agent of the Chickasaw Nation is about to be Removed from Office. Should it be correct, I would gladly accept the Same. Should you think proper to Confer on me the appointment the favour will be thankfully acknowledged by your Hbe. Servt.
DNA: RG 94--Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General.