U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)

Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2019 Edition.

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Session 2970: 1787-07-10 11:00:00

Report of Third Committee on Representation agreed.

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Report of the Third Committee on Representation

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The grand Committee to whom was referred the first paragraph of the report of a Committee consisting of Mr G. Morris, Mr Gorham, Mr Randolph, Mr Rutledge, and Mr King, were prepared to report

That in the original formation of the Legislature of the United States, the first Branch thereof shall consist of sixty five members, of which number

New Hampshire shall send ..... Three.

Massachusetts .......................... Eight

Rhode Island ............................. One.

Connecticut ............................... Five

New York ................................... Six

New-Jersey ............................... Four.

Pennsylvania ............................. Eight

Delaware ................................... One

Maryland .................................... Six

Virginia ....................................... Ten

North Carolina .......................... Five

South Carolina .......................... Five

Georgia ...................................... Three.

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