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MEMBERS OF THE CONVENTION.
dancock Aux. Society,
Thomas W. Merrill, Prairie Run, Mich. Ter. York Co. Miss. Society, J. Ballard, South Berwick, Me. Cumberland F. M. Society, E. Thresher, Boston.
VERMONT. State Convention,
Hadley Procter, Rutland, Vt.
E. B. Smith, East Poultney, Vt. Shaflsbury Association,
Stephen Olmstead, Schodack, N. Y.
MASSACHUSETTS. State Convention,
Addison Parker, Southbridge
Daniel Sharp, Boston,
N. R. Cobb, Esq. Boston.
Lucius Bolles, Boston,
William Phillips, Providence, R. I.
T. P. Ropes, Weston,
Harvey Ball, Newton Theo. Seminary,
*John Parkhurst, Chelmsford. Worcester Co. Charit. Society,' * Abial Fisher, Suurbridge,
Jonathan Going, Worcester.
} Benjamin Putnam, Springfield.
* Not present.
Pharcellus Church, Providence. Providence F. M. Society, R. E. Pattison,
G. F. Davis, Hartford,
Alfred Bennet, Homer,
do. Monroe Bap. Miss. Sociely, Henry Davis, Brockport,
Jrah D. Cole, Fredonia,
Oren Sage, Rochester. Hudson River Association, Aaron Perkins, Poughkeepsie. Otsego Association,
R. T. Smith, Norway, Herkimer Co. Genesee Fon Miss. Society, Joseph Elliot, Wyoming, Genesee Co. Franklint Dos
Benjamin Sawin, Middlefield,
Oliver Tuttle, Meredith, Delaware Co. Saratoga Miss. Society,
Thomas Powel, Ballston Spa.
Thomas A. Warner, Stous Square Lewis Co.
Olis Whipple, do.
Nathaniel Kendrick, do.
Stephen Chapin, Washington, D. C.
G. N. Bleecker,
Timothy R. Green.
Burman Sch. Fem. Society, George Benedict, New York.
A. Maclay, South Bap. Church,
Charles G. Sommers,
N, Caswell. North Beriah Church,
D. Dunbar. First Church, Troy,
Benjamin M. Hill, Troy. First Church, Albany,
B. T. Welch, Albany. Gibbonsville & West Troy, Ch. Ashley Vaughan, West Troy. First Church, Brooklyn, C. C. P. Crosby, Brooklyn. Church at Sardinia,
E. Loomis, Springville, Erie Co. Church at Hudson,
William Richards, Hudson.
J. B. Worden,
Henry Smalley, Bridgetown.
David Jones, Bustleton.
Leonard Fletcher, Spread Eagle, Del. Co.
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. American Benef. Society, Luther Rice, College Hill.
Eli Ball, Richmond,
William H. Turpin, Augusta, Geo.
Thomas Merideth, Edenton.
J. Holroyd, Providence, R. I.
Thomas Stocks, Esq. Greensboro',
KENTUCKY. Georgetown Missionary Soc. William F, Nelson.
BOARD OF MANAGERS.
REF. JESSE MERCER, President.
James D. Knowles, Recording
Levi FARWELL, Esq., Assistant Treasurer.
Enoch W. Freeman,
Nath:niel W. Williams,
Charles G. Sommers,
Cyrus P. Grosvenor,
Thomas B. Ripley,
Eli B. Smith,
Oliver C. Comstock,
Noble S. Johnson,
William B. Johnson,
Nathaniel R. Cobb,
Abner W. Clopton,
Joel S. Bacon. SPENCER U. CONE, President of Convention. Ex-Officio. Howard MALCOM, Secretary, of Convention,
Gustavus F. Davis, Assistant Do,
New York, April 25th, 1832. viz: Kendrick, Holroyd, Lincoln, At 10 o'clock, A. M. the Conven- Taylor and Stokes. tion met according to appointment,
Brethren Colgate and Cobb, were at the meeting-house, occupied by chosen to audit, the Treasurer's the Oliver Street Baptist Church. account.
The President of the Conven Resolved, That the Convention tion having deceased since the last meet at 10 A. M. and 3 P. M. until meeting, the Secretary called the further order. meeting to order.
Resolved, That ministering brethRev. Spencer H. Cone, of New
ren present, be invited to take a York, was chosen Chairman. seat, and participate in the deliberRev. Dr. SHARP, of Boston,
ations of this body. The following opened the meeting by prayer.
accepted the inviiation,
Abraham D. Gillet, N. Y.
Henry Stanwood, Conn.
C. T. Fay, N. Y. President, and
Isaac Keach, N. Y. Rev. H. Malcom, Secretary.
William Curtis, N. Y.
John Cookson, Conn. Mr. M. wishing to decline on William W. Hall, Mass. account of ill health, Rev. G. F. Erastus Denison, Conn. Davis, was chosen Assistant Sec.
J. H. Baker, Conn. A letter was read from the Rev. J. M. Chaliss, N. J. W. B. Johnson, who had been ap George Phippen, Conn. pointed to preach the Convention Levi Kneeland, Conn. Sermon, stating that the ill health G. S. Webb, N. J. of his family would prevent him David Lewis, N. Y. from fulfilling the appointment. John C. Murphy, N. Y.
Another letter was read, from Zelotes Grenell, do. the Rev. President Chapin, of D. C. Levi Tucker, Pa. who had been appointed his sub Ira Hall, Mass. stitute, announcing that the delicate Augustus Beach, Mass. state of his health would not allow George W. Miller, Mass. him to perform this service.
John Middleton, Mass. : The Convention sermon having Thomas Roberts, Mass. 1 thus failed, it was
Prayer by Dr. Bolles. Resolved, That the arrangements for the evening, be left with the
Adjourned. pastor of the Church,
Afternoon Session. The following brethren were Prayer by brother Maclay, N. Y. appointed a Committee on elections, Applications for the next Trien,