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Die Jovis, 9 ho˙, June 1, 1775.

The Congress met pursuant to adjournment, and opened with prayer by the Rev˙ Dr˙ Laidley. Present:

For the City and County of New-York. — Peter Van Brugh Livingston, esq˙, President; Isaac Low, Alexander McDougall, Leonard Lispenard, Joseph Hallett, Abraham Walton, Abraham Brasher, Isaac Roosevelt, John De Lancey, James Beekman, Samuel Verplanck, David Clarkson, Thomas Smith, Benjamin Kissam, John Morin Scott, John Van Cortlandt, Jacobus Van Zandt, John Marston.

For-the City and County of Albany. — Volkert P˙ Douw, esq˙, Vice-President; Abraham Yates, Jacob Cuyler, Peter Silvester, Dirck Swart, Walter Livingston, Robert Van Rensselaer, Abraham Ten Broeck, Francis Nicoll.

For Dutchess County. — Dirck Brinckerhoff, Anthony Hoffman, Zephaniah Platt, Ephraim Payne, Gilbert Livingston, Jonathan Landon, Gysbert Schenck, Melancton Smith, Nathaniel Sackett.

For Ulster County. — Johannes Hardenbergh, James Clinton, Christopher Tappen, John Nicholson, Jacob Hornbeck.

For Orange County. — David Pye, Peter Clowes, William Allison, Abraham Lent.

For Suffolk County. — Nathaniel Woodhull, John Sloss Hobart, Thomas Tredwell, John Foster, Ezra L' Hommedieu, Thomas Wickham, Selah Strong.

For Westchester County. — Gouverneur Morris, Lewis Graham, Stephen Ward, Philip Van Cortandt, Robert Graham, William Paulding.

ForKing' s County. — Johannes E˙ Lott, Henry Williams,

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Jeremiah Remsen, Theodorus Polhemus, John Leffertse, Nicholas Covenhoven, John Vanderbilt.

For Richmond County. — Paul Micheau, John Journey, Aaron Cortelyou, Richard Conner, Richard Lawrence.

For Queen' s County. — Jacob Blackwell, Jonathan Lawrence, Zebulon Williams, Samuel Townshend, Joseph Robinson, Nathaniel Tom.

For Charlotte County. — John Williams, William Marsh.

Major Richard Lawrence, from Richmond County, appeared in Congress.

Ordered, That he take his seat.

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