Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841; Knox County (Indiana Territory); Tobin, George; Lagson, Josife; Employment references; Marriage; Perjury
A letter dated October 9, 1805 from George Tobin to William Henry Harrison recommending Josife Lagson for constable, asking for instructions for a perjury case and to provide the bearer of letter with a marriage license.
Trotter, Robert M.; Golay, Elisha; Cotton, Ralph Jr.; Justices of the Peace--Indiana Territory--Switzerland County; Employment references; Clerks of court
An October 6, 1814 letter from John Francis Dufour to the governor recommending the appointment of Elisha Golay and Ralph Cotton, Jr. as Justices of the Peace in the newly-formed Switzerland County and asking for additional assignment of County...
Stewart, William E.; Clerks--Indiana Territory--Posey County; Resignation of office; Employment references; Love, David
Letter dated September 2, 1816 from William Stewart to governor Thomas Posey resigning as Clerk of Posey Co. due to ill health from poor conditions around seat of government, recommending Major David Love as his replacement.
Crow, James; Crow, James Jr.; Employment references; Sheriffs--Indiana Territory--Gibson County; Coroners--Indiana Territory--GibsonCounty; Death
Letter from Associate Justice Willis Osbourne and Jesse Emmerson to Gov Posey to inform of the death of the sheriff James Crow due to a fall from a horse. James Crow Jr is recommended to replace his late father. A postscript was added to the...