Jacobson

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Die Sabbati, 4to ho˙ P˙ M˙, May 18, 1776.

The Congress met pursuant to adjournment.

Present: Brigadier-General Woodhull, President.

FOR NEW-YORK. — Mr˙ Scott, Mr˙ Bancker, Mr˙ Cortlandt, Mr˙ Van Zandt, Colonel Stoutenburgh, Mr˙ Hallett, Captain Denning.

FOR TRYON. — Mr˙ Moore, Mr˙ W˙ Harper.

FOR ALBANY. — Mr˙ Cuyler, Mr˙ Glenn.

FOR WESTCHESTER. — Mr˙ Morris, Mr˙ Paulding, Major Lockwood, Colonel Gilbert Drake.

FOR RICHMOND. — Mr˙ Journey, Mr˙ Conner.

FOR SUFFOLK. — Mr˙ Wickham, General Woodhull, Mr˙ Gelston.

FOR ORANGE. — Mr˙ Little.

FOR KING' S. — Mr˙ Leffertse,

FOR CHARLOTTE. — Major Webster.

A Letter from Christian Jacobson, Chairman of the Committee of Richmond County, dated the 14th instant, was read and filed. He therein informs that John Garritson has declined an Ensign' s commission in the Continental Troops, and recommends John Decker to be appointed with that commission.

Ordered, That the said Letter be filed.