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Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware. Microform supplement
([1978])

The Delaware General Assembly, 24 October-10 November 1787,   pp. 111-150


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that the People may enjoy their just rights and privileges.
On motion of Mr. Vining, "That the Serjeant at Arms
be directed to prepare himself to go to the County of Sussex,
to-morrow Morning at ten o'Clock, to summon Witnesses respecting
the late Election for that County;" and the same being seconded
by Mr. Grantham, the Question was put, and the yeas and
nays being required by Mr. Vining, are as follow:
YEAS. Mr. Porter, Mr. Evans, Mr. Grantham, Mr. Latimer
Mr. May, Mr. Robinson, Mr. Clayton, Mr. Gordon, Mr. M'Call,
Mr. Davis, Mr. Vining.
NAYS. Mr. Raymond, Mr. Revell.
So it was resolved in the affirmative.
On motion, Ordered, That William Peery, Esq; Inspector
of Broad-Kiln Hundred in the County of Sussex, be examined
on the subject of the late general Election for that County.
Whereupon he was examined on Oath, and his Testimony
being committed to Writing,
The House adjourned to ten o'clock To-Morrow Morning.
8F General Assembly, Wednesday, 31 October
House Proceedings, A.M., 31 October
The House met; present the same Members as on Yesterday--
and Mr. Polk one of the Representatives returned for the County
of Sussex.


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