Over the course of a long public career, Thomas Jefferson employed several personal secretaries. The list below provides the names and dates of service of some of the men who served Jefferson in that capacity.


  1. ^ See MB, 2:1101-02n32. Editorial note available at Founders Online. See also Malone, Jefferson, 4:368, 4:370.
  2. ^ See MB, 2:1132n3. Editorial note available at Founders Online.
  3. ^ See MB, 2:1147n45. Editorial note available at Founders Online.