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This foot note contained in document ADMS-06-09-02-0219
2. Presumably Jonathan Jackson, Newbury merchant and shipowner, delegate to the Mass. Constitutional Convention, and one of JA 's colleagues on the drafting committee ( Sibley's Harvard Graduates , 15:56–67; Journal of the Convention , p. 9, 28). No letter from Jackson containing an “enumeration of Amendments” has been found, but see JA 's letter to Jackson of 2 Oct. (below).