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Officers of John Bedell's Company of Militia, Dutchess County, New-York, Names of the persons opposed to the measures recommended by Congress for the regulation of the Militia, in John Bedel's Company. [1775-09-12] New-York, Dutchess County Militia. [S4-V3-p0696] [Document Details][Complete Volume]


Return of Militia Officers in John Bedell' s Company, Dutchess County, New-York

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RETURN OF MILITIA OFFICERS IN JOHN BEDELL' S COMPANY, DUTCHESS COUNTY, NEW-YORK.

At a meeting of the Militia under the command of Captain John Bedell, the 12th of September, 1775, the persons here undernamed were chosen as Militia officers, out of the said Company, by eighteen persons, who are the number in the Company that have signed the Association; the remainder of the Company, including officers, being against the measures recommended by Congress, for regulating the Militia, voted universally for old officers, who hold their commissions under Government, (the names of whom you have also hereunto annexed.)

Andrew Hill, Captain; Cornelius Brinckerhoff, First Lieutenant; Francis Way, Jun., Second Lieutenant; Abraham La Doux, Ensign.

HENRY SCHENCK,
WM. VAN WYCK,

Persons who presided at the election.

Names of persons opposed to the measures recommended by Congress, for regulating the Militia, in JOHN BEDELL' S Company, viz:

John Bedell,
Nathaniel Weeks,
John Cary,
Johannes Scut,
Stephen Weeks,
Ambrose Latting,
Francis Hasbrook,
Frederick, Maybee,
Jacobus Dorlin,
John V. Nostraudt,
Matthew Cure,
Abraham Garrison,
G. V. Nostrandt,
Samuel Cure,
Abraham Purdy,
James Way,
Matthew Buys,
John Wood, (son of Hezekiah],
Andrew Scouten,
Nicholas Storm,
John Jeffers,
Peter Storm,
John Scouten,
Benjamin Gerow,
Josias Bugbee,
Charles Vincent,
John Lindebeck,
Josias Seacor,
Rhuelsen Garrison,
Enoch Purdy,
Gershom Boun,
John Peck,
Joseph Burroughs,
William Scouten,
Lawrence Daily,
Johannes Langdon,
William Gosline,
Abraham Travis,
Joseph Wood,
Abraham Nepheus,
Sutton Baily,
Joseph Cary,
George Nepheus,
John Gary, Jr.,
Isaac Wood,
Isaac Guion,
Isaac Washbourn,
Joseph Purdy,
John Wood,
Isaac Win,

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Mordecai Brown,
Abraham Young,
Samuel Brown,
Oliver Brown,
John Algelt,
Jeremiah Hitt,
Oliver La Doux,
William Algelt,
Benj. Haabrook,
Thomas Craft,
James Way,
James Gran,
Peter Du Bois,
William Halstead,
John Slutt,
Nathaniel La Doux,
Marvin Rowland,
Ephraim Scouten,
Johannes Swartwout,
Thomas Wood,
Jesse Wood,
Joseph Win,
Joseph Post,
Harry Light,
Joseph Lane,
Samuel Ketchum,
Simon Maybee,
Benjamin Lisk,
Benj. Geldersleave,
William La Duox.


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Officers of John Bedell's Company of Militia, Dutchess County, New-York, Names of the persons opposed to the measures recommended by Congress for the regulation of the Militia, in John Bedel's Company. [1775-09-12] New-York, Dutchess County Militia. [S4-V3-p0696] [Document Details][Complete Volume]



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