Your search returned 42 results in 9 document sections:

Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.9 (search)
Wm. B. Jinkins, Andrew James, Edwin T. Johnston, Andrew Lyons, William H. Leftwich, John H. McCance, Thomas W. McKeil, John W. Martin, Jordan H. Meredith, R. L. Mitchell, John (Irish patriot). Maury, Robert H. Montague, John H. Purcell, John Perkins, E. T. Paine, Robert A. Palmer, George S. Peachy, Dr. St. G. Quarles, Benj. M. Randolph, Joseph W. Richardson, R. P. Royster, George W. Spence, E. B. Starke, P. H. Starke, Marceline, Vice-President; Isaac H. Walker, Secretary; and Surgeons, Drs. Cabell and Peachy. The living members. Of those now living may be mentioned: Messrs. R. S. Archer, John Enders, Andrew L. Ellett, Samuel J. Harrison, Jordan H. Martin, John H. Montague, Powhatan Weisiger, and Philip J. Wright. The propriety of recognizing the services of these gentlemen in some suitable way will, there is little doubt, be called to the attention of Lee Camp of Confederate Veterans at some early day.
inst him. His denial was clothed in most emphatic language. Mr. Montague, of Middlesex, said that as his county had been referred to, he ns examined the franks, and pronounced them both forgeries. Mr. Montague was glad to hear it. He proceeded to make a point that when corre. Mr. Branch, of Petersburg, raised a point of order. Mr. Montague remarked that he had said all he had to say. Mr. Hall, of Wdred, Lawson, Leake, C. K. Mallory, J. B. Mallory, Marshall, Marr, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Parks, Preston, Price, Randolph, Richardention refused to reconsider. Federal Relations Again. Mr. Montague offered the following resolution, which is similar to the one wiick moved to lay the resolution on the table, and on this motion Mr. Montague called for the yeas and nays. the roll was then called, witll, Harvie, Holcombe, Hunton, Isbell, Kent, Kilby, Kindred, Leake, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Parks, Randolph, Richardson, Seawell, St
rge of sending public documents to parties unauthorized to receive them. A large number of resolutions bearing on Federal Relations were offered and referred to the committee on that subject. A resolution for the appointment of a select committee to inquire and report as to whether the General Government had, by any recent action within the limits of the State, indicated an inclination to coerce the people, was laid on the table. The Governor was requested to inform the Convention as to the number of enrolled militia and arms in the State. A resolution offered by Mr. Montague, calling upon the Virginia Commissioners in Washington to state whether, in their opinion, any result acceptable to this State may be expected from the deliberations of the Peace Conference, was tabled by a vote of 98 to 40. Mr. Johnson, of Richmond, offered a resolution, calling for the appointment of a committee to ascertain what compensation the officers of the Convention shall receive; which was adopted.
unton, Isbell, Kent, Kilby, Kindred, Lawson, Leake, Macfarland, Charles K Mallory, Jas. B. Mallory, Marr, Marye, Mirler, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Parks, Randolp , Richardson, Wm. C. Seott, Seawell, Shefley, Slaughter, Southall, Speed, Staplox, Fisher, Graham, Gregory, John Goode, Jr. Harvie, Holcombe, Runten, Isbell, Kent, Kindred, Leake, Macfarland, Miller, Montague, Morris, Morton, Randolph, Richardson, William C. Scott, Seawell. Speed, Thornton, R. H. Turner, Tyler. Wise, Woods, andake, McComas, McNeil. Macfarland, Charles K. Mallory, James B. Mallory, Marshall, Marr, Marye, Maslin, Miller, Moffett, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Nelson, Orrick, Osburn, Parks, Patrick, Pendleton, Preston, Price, Pugh, Raudolph, Richardson,lby, Kindred, Lawson, Leake, McComas, McNeil, Macfarland, C. K. Maliory, Marshall, Marr, Marye, Maslin, Miller, Moffett, Montague, Morris, Morton, Neblett, Neison, Orrick, Parks, Preston, Price, Pugh, Randolph, Richardson, R. E. Scott, Seawell, Sheff
ich were lost. Mr. Summers, of Kanawha, proposed a further amendment, by striking out the words "they concede," in the third line, which was adopted. Mr. Montague, of Middlesex, moved to fill the blank thus created by inserting the words "they acknowledge." The amendment was lost — yeas 29, nays 90. Mr. Goode, ode and Baldwin. Mr. Tare, of Brooke, offered an amendment, which was defeated. The 8th resolution, as amended by Mr. Summers, was then adopted. Mr. Montague moved that the Committee rise. It was, he said, now 5 o'clock, and he was informed that unless the furniture was removed from the Hall before bed-time, the Sttances would he and his constituents consent to relinquish the stars and stripes and join with South Carolina. He did not object to a Middle Confederacy. Mr. Montague followed, commenting upon the singular declaration made by the venerable gentleman from Wood. He called upon Eastern men to take note of the fact. Mr. Ma
ith regard to his future policy; also, provide for the appointment of a committee to wait upon that Black Republican functionary to request him to communicate his intentions to the Convention. The resolutions were modified, at the suggestion of Mr.Baldwin,and passed; but Mr.Jackson,of Wood, claimed that the question had been misunderstood, and it was agreed to take the vote over again. Mr.Jacksonmade a speech, in which he declared that neither he nor his constituents would, under any circumstances, join with South Carolina. This declaration was taken hold of by Mr.Montague as foreshadowing that Eastern men could hope for no encouragement from that quarter. The feelings of the members were gradually working up to a high pitch, when an adjournment was carried, with the expectation that Sabbath reflection would have a beneficent influence, and that on Monday morning the Convention would be in a frame of mind to act harmoniously. The Convention meets this morning at the Capitol.
e with her Southern sisters to resist the Northern foes that dare invade Southern soil. In testimony of the high appreciation we entertain for the course pursued by you and your native State, we desire that you should join us at the festive board, on Wednesday evening, the 26th inst., at the Exchange Hotel, in this city. Thomas T. Cropper, Jas. R. Crenshaw, Thos. W. McCance, Frans Huffis, John Purcell, David J. Burr, J. R. Tucker, E. C. Drew, James A. Cowardin, John H. Montague. Washington, Dec. 24, 1860. Gentlemen: --I had the honor to receive your kind invitation to my colleagues and myself to join you at the festive board, on Wednesday evening, the 26th inst., at the Exchange Hotel, in Richmond, and I embrace the earliest opportunity to reply. Gen. Bonham and Col. Ashmore have returned to South Carolina, and I am detained here by the illness of Mrs. McQueen, which renders it impossible to accept the honor you tender, Nothing, I assure yo
on. Mr. David J. Burr nominated as Vice Presidents the following gentlemen, and they were chosen by acclamation: R. B. Haxall, James Dunlop, Abram Warwick, R. G. Morriss, Wm. Palmer, Jas. A. Cowardin, Robt. A. Paine, Ambrose Carlton, Jos. R. Anderson, R. O. Haskins, Thos. H. Ellis, John Jones, Lewis Webb, Chas. W. Purcell, John A. Belvin. Mr. John Purcell nominated as Secretaries the following gentlemen, and they were elected: R. Milton Cary, John H. Montague, John Thompson Brown, John H. Claiborne, J. Adair Pleasants. Mr. George W. Randolph offered a resolution, which was adopted, for the appointment of a committee of twenty-five, to prepare and report business for the action of the meeting. the Chairman thereupon appointed the following gentlemen: Geo. W. Randolph, A. L. Holladay, Nathaniel Tyler, Judge Wm. H. Lyons, Judge John Robertson, Samuel. J. Harrison, P. R. Grattan, Wyndham Robertson, R. T. Daniel,
Breaking open a trunk. --The police arrested yesterday a negro woman named Katy, slave of John H. Montague, charged with breaking into the trunk of Thomas Cousins and stealing $5 in silver and $2.50 in gold.