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Kaminski, John P.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Leffler, Richard; Schoenleber, Charles H. (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Massachusetts (2)
(1998)

Officers of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1787-1788,   pp. xxxix ff.


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Officers of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
1787-1788
Governor
John Hancock
Lieutenant Governor
Thomas Cushing
Council
Nathan Cushing
Edward Cutts
Thomas Dawes
John Frost
Jonathan Greenleaf
Israel Hutchinson
Peter Penniman
Oliver Phelps
James Sullivan
Secretary
John Avery, Jr.
Treasurer
Alexander Hodgdon
Commissary General
Richard Devens
Commissary of Pensioners
John Lucas
Comptroller General
Leonard Jarvis
Attorney General
Robert Treat Paine
Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court
William Cushing, Chief justice
Nathaniel Peasley Sargeant
David Sewall
Increase Sumner
Francis Dana
Charles Cushing, Clerk
John Tucker, Clerk
Judge of the Admiralty Court
Nathan Cushing
Annapolis Convention
Samuel Breck**
George Cabot*
Thomas Cushing**
Tristram. Dalton*
Francis Dana**
Caleb Davis*
Elbridge Gerry*
Benjamin Goodhue*
Stephen Higginson*
John Coffin Jones*
John Lowell*
Theophilus Parsons*
James Sullivan*
*Resigned appointment.
** Failed to arrive in time for
convention.
Delegates to Congress
Elected 27 June 1786
Nathan Dane
Nathaniel Gorham
Samuel Holten
Rufus King
Elected 27 June 1787
Nathan Dane
Samuel A. Otis
Theodore Sedgwick
George Thatcher
Confederation Secretary at War
Henry Knox
Confederation Board of Treasury
Samuel Osgood
Constitutional Convention
Francis Dana*
Elbridge Gerry
Nathaniel Gorham
Rufus King
Caleb Strong"*
*Did not attend.
** Left Convention before 27 August.
U.S. Minister to Great Britain
John Adams
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