war, under the calls already spoken of:
States and Territories.Total quota.Men furnished.Paid commutation.Total.Aggregate reduced to a three years standard.
West Virginia34,46332,068 32,06827,714
Dist. of Columbia13,97316,53433816,87211,506
p before he was married, that I could not forbear rubbing up the memory of them.
But he gave a good-natured turn to his change of sentiments by alleging that whoever brings a poor gentlewoman into so solitary a place, from all her friends and acquaintance, would be ungrateful not to use her and all that belongs to her with all possible tenderness.
In 1739 Spotswood was made Deputy Postmaster-General for the colonies.
He promoted Benjamin Franklin to be postmaster for the province of Pennsylvania.
Being commissioned Major General, and on the eve of embarking at the head of an expedition fitted out by the English against Carthegena, in South America, Spotswood died at Annapolis, Maryland, June 7, 1740. Governor Spotswood and Ann Butler, his wife, had four children: (1) John, (2) Ann Catherine, (3) Dorathea, (4) Robert.
（1) John married (1745) Mary, daughter of William Dondridge, Esq., of Elson Green, King William, Va., a captain in the British navy.
（3) Dorathea married (174