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

The Delaware General Assembly, 10 January-2 February 1788,   pp. 299-337


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0(i     General Assembly, Thursday, 10 January
House Proceedings, A.M., 10 January
It appears by the return of the officers of the county
of Sussex, appointed by law to be judges of elections, that in
pursuance of the Speaker's writ, to the sheriff of that county
directed, for choosing new members for the said county, an
election was held, agreeably to a late law of this state, at
the house of Robert Griffith at Deep-Creek Furnace, usually
called vaughan's Furnace, in Nanticoke hundred, in the county
aforesaid, on the twenty-sixth day of November last; and that
the following gentlemen were chosen to represent the said
county of Sussex in this House, to wit, Rhoades Shankland,
George Mitchell, Charles Polk, Jeremiah Cannon, Nathaniel
Hayes, Hap Hazzard, William Massey.
The Speaker being seated in the chair, the names of the
members were called, when they appeared as follow:
For New-Castle county.   Isaac Grantham, Henry Latimer,
Thomas May, Thomas Robinson.
For Kent county. James Raymond, John Gordon, Mark
M'Call, John Vining.
For Sussex county. Rhoades Shankland, Nathaniel Hayes,
Hap Hazzard.


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