Mr. Vawter presented the petition of Isham Lett and others, praying for an appropriation of a part of the 3 per cent, fund on the state road leading from Madison by way of Paris to Brownstown, to improve said road near Paris, which was.
On motion of Mr. Vawter, referred to a select committee ;
Ordered, That Messrs. Vawter, Hillis, and Hoagland be said committee.
Source: Journal of the Senate of the State of Indiana; during the twenty-first session of the General Assembly.
Notes: The session began on the 5th day of December, 1836. John Vawter was the representative for both Jennings and Bartholomew counties. Isham Lett died in 1838; his coffin was paid for by his brother, Balaam Lett. This notice is one of the last officials records found for Isham Lett.