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In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York, Kingston, April 1, 1777.

In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York, Kingston, April 1, 1777.

Whereas from the want of courts properly instituted for the trial of treasons ... resolved, that all such persons as have been or shall be apprehended, in this state, without the enemy"s lines ... be tried for the said offences by martial law ..

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Published by Printed by Samuel Loudon in [Fishkill, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Courts -- New York (State),
  • Treason -- New York (State),
  • New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43313.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14571744M

      CLINTON, George, (uncle of George Clinton [–], De Witt Clinton, and James Graham Clinton), a Delegate from New York and a Vice President of the United States; born in Little Britain, Ulster (now Orange) County, N.Y., J ; completed preparatory studies; served as lieutenant of rangers in the expedition against Fort Frontenac; studied law; . Revised record of the Constitutional convention of the state of New York, April sixth to September tenth, Volume 1, pp. [York., New] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Revised record of the Constitutional convention of the state of New York, April sixth to September tenth, Volume 1Author: New York.

    On Octo , British troops invaded Kingston and torched over homes, barns and other buildings. At the time, Kingston was the capital of New York, which was forced out of New York City when the British invaded there. The invasion forced the state government to move even further north and would eventually settle at Albany. New York State officially came into existence on Ap , with the approval of the first state constitution by the Convention of Representatives of the State of New York in Kingston. New York’s fourth New York Provincial Congress, elected the previous year, had changed its name to a group representing the State of New York which.

    On Ma , the proposed constitution, which was in Jay's handwriting, was reported to the convention of the representative of the State of New York, then in session at Kingston. Next day, the first section was accepted. John Jay, Robert R. Livingston, and Gouverneur Morris drafted the new Constitution, which, with only one dissenting vote, was enacted at Kingston on Ap A second pamphlet printed the Ordinance passed when the Convention convened again on May 8, , in Kingston, to establish a temporary government.


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In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York, Kingston, April 1, 1777 Download PDF EPUB FB2

CONSTITUTION OF NEW YORK— [1] IN CONVENTION OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. KINGSTON, 20th April Whereas the many tyrannical and oppressive usurpations of the King and Parliament of Great Britain on the rights and 1777. book of the people of the American colonies had reduced them to the necessity of.

Get this from a library. In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York, Kingston, April 1, Whereas from the want of courts properly instituted for the trial of treasons resolved, that all such persons as have been or shall be apprehended, in this state, In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York the enemy's lines be tried for the said offences by martial law.

New York (State). Convention of the Representatives (). In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York, Kingston, April 1, [Fishkill, N.Y.: Printed by Samuel Loudon, ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File.

In Convention of the representatives of the state of New York, at Kingston, March 7, Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML.

Printed Ephemera Collection; PortfolioFolder Contributor: New York (State) Convention. New York State’s rd Birthday is coming up on April That is the day that the convention of representatives, an outgrowth of the New York Provincial Congress, approved the first state constitution inat Kingston.

(Some people say the. CONSTITUTION OF NEW YORK -- IN CONVENTION OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THIS STATE OF NEW YORK, Kingston, 20th April, Whereas the many tyrannical and oppressive usurpations of the King and Parliament of Great Britain on the rights and liberties of the people of the American colonies had reduced them to the necessity of introducing a.

Constitution of New York, The Fourth New York Provincial Congress, resolving itself as the Convention of Representatives of the State of New York, adopted the first constitution of the state of New York on Ap The Province of New York was established after the naval invasion and absorption of the previous Dutch Colony of New Netherlands.

NEW YORK CONSTITUTION OF The first constitution of the state of New York was adopted on Sunday, Apat Kingston, New York, by a convention of delegates empowered by the people of the colony to establish a state marks the birth of the state of New York.

The constitution was not submitted to the people for ratification, but it. The next day the delegates re-convened as the "Convention of Representatives of the State of New-York" and on August 1 a committee was appointed to prepare a State Constitution.

The New York Constitution was adopted by the Convention on Apand went into force immediately, without ratification by popular iction: New York, United States.

1 IN CONVENTION OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THIS STATE OF NEW YORK. 2 Kingston, 20th April, 3 Whereas the many tyrannical and oppressive usurpations of the King and Parliament of Great Britain on the rights and liberties of the people of the American colonies had reduced them to the necessity of introducing a government by congresses and.

A presentation on the New York State Constitutional Convention as part of the "Kingston Buried Treasures" series held at the Senate House in Uptown Kingston, NY. The NYS Constitutional Convention.

THE CONSTITUTION OF NEW YORK. AP IN CONVENTION OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THIS STATE OF NEW YORK, Kingston, 20th April, Whereas the many tyrannical and oppressive usurpations of the King and Parliament of Great Britain on the rights and liberties of the people of the American colonies had reduced them to the necessity.

Journal of the Provincial Convention [i.e. Convention of the representatives of the state of New York] July 9, Nathaniel Woodhull, president, succeeded by Abraham Yates, Peter R.

Livingston, and Abraham Ten Broeck. [1] The office of the President of the Provincial Convention ceased to exist upon the dissolution of the Convention 22 Apr [2] The end of the term of Livingston is given according to the date of dissolution of the (second) Provincial Congress fixed by a resolution of 18 Oct IN CONVENTION OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THIS STATE OF NEW YORK, Kingston, 20th April, Whereas the many tyrannical and oppressive usurpations of the King and Parliament of Great Britain on the rights and liberties of the people of the American colonies had reduced them to the necessity of introducing a government by congresses and committees, as.

In Convention of the representatives of the state of New York, at Kingston, March 7, Whereas divers persons, inhabitants of this State have, for notorious disaffection to the liberties of America, Not in Evans.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. On Apthe bells of Kingston's churches announced approval of the State's first constitution.

Largely the work of chairman John Jay, the new constitution provided for the election of a Governor, a Lieutenant Governor, and members of a Senate and Assembly. On J (at a session begun at White Plains July 9] it was Resolved and ordered, that the style or title of this House be changed from that of "the Provincial congress of the colony of New-York" to that of "the Convention of representatives of the state of New-York."--cf.

vol. KINGSTON, N. Y., April 20 —Amidst turmoil with the British, the state's first Con stitution was approved in this gracious Hudson Valley city years ago today, and New York's government was born. New York Constitution of The first constitution of the state of New York was adopted on Sunday, Apat Kingston, New York, by a convention of delegates empowered by the people of the colony to establish a state government.

It marks the birth of the state of New York. The constitution was not submitted to the people for. ALBANY — The handwritten manuscript draft of New York’s state constitution, adopted in Kingston on Apwill be on public display from April 15 to April 20 on the 11 th floor.Ap - New York State’s Forgotten Birthday "New York S tate’s rd Birthday is coming up on April "That is the day that the convention of representatives, an outgrowth of the New York Provincial Congress, approved the first state constitution inat Kingston.

New York in the American Revolution. The Convention of Representatives () The New York State Constitution of The General Assembly The Legislature and Laws Elections and Suffrage.