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Jensen, Merrill (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut
(1978)

IV. The election of convention delegates, 12 November 1787,   pp. 405-455


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IV. CONVENTION ELECTION
Washington
[12 November] At legal town meeting held at Washington, No-
vember 12th 1787. John Whittlesey, Esquire was chosen moderator.
Voted, and John Whittlesey and Danl N. Brinsmade, esquires were
chosen to attend the state Convention at Hartford on the first Thurs-
day of January 1788 for said town of Washington.
Voted to dissolve said meeting.
Recorded per, D N Brinsmade, Register
Watertown
[12 November] The town meeting convened agreeable to a notifi-
cation of the selectmen.
Colonel David Smith was chosen moderator.
Thos. Fenn, Esquire and David Smith, Esquire were chosen dele-
gates to attend the Convention to be held in the city of Hartford
on the first Thursday of January next for the purpose of taking into
consideration the Constitution recommended by the General Con-
vention lately held in Philadelphia.
Voted to dissolve this meeting.
Wethersfield
[12 November] At a meeting of the inhabitants of the town of
Wethersfield legally assembled and held on the 12th day of Novem-
ber 1787 agreeable to a resolve of the Honorable General Assembly at
their session in October last.
Stephen Mix Mitchell, Esquire was chosen moderator.
At said meeting Stephen Mix Mitchell and John Chester, esquires
were chosen delegates to meet in Convention at Hartford on the first
Thursday of January next for the purpose mentioned in said resolve.
Willington
[12 November] At a town meeting legally holden in Willington
on the second Monday of November A.D. 1787.
Chosen Captain Timothy Pearl moderator of said meeting.
At said meeting chosen Mr. Caleb Holt and Captain Seth Crocker
delegates to attend a state Convention to be holden in the city of
Hartford on the first Thursday of January next agreeable to a re-
solve of the General Assembly of the State of Connecticut at their
last session,
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