Saturday, May 2, 2009

History of Westchester county New York, including Morrisania, Kings Bridge, and West Farms, which have been annexed to New York city edited by John Th

History of Westchester county New York, including Morrisania, Kings Bridge, and West Farms, which have been annexed to New York city edited by John Thomas Scharf: "Graham Stephen Ward Esq Colonel Joseph Drake Robert Graham Esq John Thomas Junior Esq William Paulding Major Ebenezer Lockwood Colonel Pierre Van Cortlandt and Colonel Gilbert Drake were elected and that any three of these should have authority to represent Westchester coun ty in the coming Provincial Congress Gouverneur Morris James Van Cortlandt Philip Van Cortlandt James Holmes and Duvid Dayton all of whom had been members of the preceding Congress having been dropped and Major Ebenezer Lockwood and Colonels Pierre Van Cortlandt and Gilbert Drake sent in their stead The day appointed for the organization of the new Provincial Congress was the fourteenth of November COUNTY "

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