List of Members, Officers Chosen, Qualification and Profession of Faith Signed by Members Present

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Tuesday, July 16, 1776, P˙ M.

The Convention met pursuant to adjournment.

Doctor Benjamin Franklin was unanimously chosen President.

Colonel George Ross was unanimously chosen Vice President.

John Morris, Esq˙, was chosen Secretary.

Mr˙ Jacob Garrigues was chosen Assistant Clerk to the Secretary.

Mr˙ Morris not being in this City at present, Colonel Matlack is requested to perform the duty of Secretary till Mr˙ Morris may return.

The qualification and profession of faith recommended by the Conference of Committees, held at Philadelphia on the 25th of June last, were read, taken, and subscribed by all the Members now present, viz:
Benjamin Franklin,
James Smith,
Timothy Matlack,
Robert M' Pherson,
Frederick Kuhl,
Joseph Donaldson,
Owen Biddle,
John Harris,
James Cannon,
Jonathan Hoge,
George Clymer,
William Clarke,
George Schlosser,
William Duffield,
David Rittenhouse,
James Brown,
Frederick Antis,
James M' Clean,
Henry Hill,
Jacob Morgan,
Robert Lofler,
Gabriel Heister,
Joseph Blewer,
John Lesher,
John Bull,
Benjamin Spyker,
Edward Bartholomew,
Daniel Hunter,
Joseph Hart,
Charles Shoemaker,
John Wilkinson,
Thomas Jones,
Samuel Smith,
Simon Dresbach,
John Keller,
Jacob Arndt,
William Vanhorn,
Peter Buckholder,
John Grier,
Peter Rhoads,
Joseph Kirkbride,
Jacob Stroud,
John Hart,
Neigal Gray,
Thomas Strawbridge,
Abraham Miller,
Robert Smith,
John Ralston,
Samuel Cunningham,
Thomas Smith,
John Mackey,
John Wilkins,
George Ross,
Benjamin Elliot,
Bartram Galbreath,
Thomas Coulter,
Joseph Sherrer,
Joseph Powell,
John Hubley,
Henry Rhoads,
Henry Slaymaker,
John Burd,
Alexander Lowrey,
John Cessna,
John Hay,
Walter Clark,
James Edgar,
John Kelly,
Francis Crazart,
James Crawford.

William Sheed is appointed Doorkeeper.