Sargent Recommends Sebastian for Judge

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Date November 1, 1792
Author Name Winthrop Sargent (primary) Location: Cincinnati
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses provision for Judge Advocate of the Army; recommends Sebastian for Judge of territory.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Winthrop Sargent; Judge Turner; Sebastian; members in Congress; General Wilkinson; Judge Advocate; Mrs. Lucy Knox; General St. Clair; ;
Related Places Cincinnati; Virginia; Rapids of the Ohio; Ohio River; ;
Keywords favor; appointment; ;
Key Phrases he has long been in the habit of intimacy has suggested to him that congress may make provision for the office of a judge advocate in the army; field officer; vacancy amongst the judges of this territory; services for him in this line; Virginia members in Congress; letter is to ask a favour; judges of this territory should make a vacancy upon the bank in this country; request your interest in filling his place with a character of much law knowledge and integrity;
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