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Senate Journal 1825 (30-318504-P109B.pdf)

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Choice of Major Generals]

The Senate then proceeded to a choice, on their part, of a Major General of the sixth Division of the Militia of this State:

The whole number of votes given was – 18

necessary to a choice – 10

Major James Osgood had – 13

and was declared elected on the part of the Senate, and

A message was sent to the House informing them of the same, and requesting their concurrence.

The Senate then proceeded to a choice, on their part, of a Major General of the eight Division of the Militia of this State:

The whole number of votes given was – 18

necessary to a choice – 10

Brigr. genl. Joseph Locke had – 10

and was declared elected on the part of the Senate, and

A message was sent to the House informing them of the same, and requesting their concurrence.

[Left margin: Resolve passed]

Mr. Ripley from the committee on engrossed Bills, reported a

Resolve for the admission of Ephraim H. Lombard to practice law in the Court of Common Pleas,” to be truly copied, and it was finally passed.

[Left margin: Report on Petition]

Mr. Campbell from the committee, on petition of Joseph M. Baker & als. reported that the same be referred to the next Legislature: Read, accepted and sent down for concurrence: concurred. Mr.

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Description: The journal of the Senate documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1825

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