vernor Tryon, of New York, by proclamation, commands Ethan Allen, Seth Warner, Remember Baker, Robert Cochran, Peleg Sunderland, Silvanus Brown, James Breakenridge, and John Smith to surrender within thirty days, offering £ 150 for capture of Allen, and £ 50 each for capture of the others......March 9, 1774
Convention at Manchester resolves that whoever takes a commission of the peace from New York will be deemed an enemy to his country and the common cause......April 12-13, 1774
Benjamin Hough, an inhabitant of New Hampshire Grants, favoring New York, procures a commission as justice of the peace.
He is found guilty of violating the resolution of April, 1774, publicly whipped, and sent to New York......Jan. 30, 1775
People, to resist the holding of court under royal authority at Westminster appointed for March 14, 1775, assemble at the court-house, March 13.
A guard left during the night is fired upon by Sheriff Patterson and his posse a little before midnight, wounding t