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Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware. Microform supplement
[3A] ([1978])

Sussex County indentures of election, 15 October 1787,   pp. 86-92


Page 89

14- B    House of Assembly, Indenture of Election, 15 October
Sussex County   Delaware State
This Indenture made this Fifteenth day of October In
the Year of Our Lord Seventeen hundred and Eighty Seven
Between Thomas Laws S[ub] Shff of the County afsd of the One
part And Francis Wright Thomas Laverty William Peery and
Peter Marsh Inspectors, and John Paynter and David Hall
Gentleman Freeholders of the County of the Other part
Witnesseth that the Said Inspectors together With a Number of
the Freeholders of the said County having met at the Court
house in Lewis on the first day of October instant and
Continued by adjournments untill this day did then and there
C[h]oose Elect and Nominate William Peery John Tennant
Nathl. Waples George Mitchel Rhoads Shankland Charles Polk
and Nathl. Hays Gentlemen To be Representatives of this
County in the house of assembly for the Ensuing year     They the
Said Representatives to give their due attendance at the Next
General Assembly (if possible they can with Convenience) to be
held at dover for the Delaware State afsd. on the Twentieth
day of this Instant October. In witness whereof the Said
S[ub] Shff, Inspectors and Freeholders above Mentioned
S[ub] Shff. Inspectors and Freeholders have hereunto Set


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