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John Tyler wrote to James Barbour, Speaker of the House of Delegates, address not included, he enclosed a proposed Constitutional Amendment. The amendment is no longer with the letter. This is most likely referring to the Titles of Nobility Amendment which was rejected by Virginia on February 14, 1811 and never ratified.
John Tyler (1747-1813)
James Barbour (1755-1842)
Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 5
Tyler, John. John Tyler to James Barbour, January 14, 1811. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1810s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1810s/125
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