Pleasant Township, Switzerland County Democratic Meeting – April 1840

Details of the Pleasant Township, Switzerland County, Indiana Democratic meeting appeared in:
Vevay Times and Switzerland County Democrat – 18 April 1840 – Page 3, Column 1.
See newspaper for full details.

Democratic Meeting.

Pursuant to notice, the Democratic citizens of Pleasant township, met at Moorefield, on Saturday last, the 11th day of April, 1840.

The meeting was organized by appointing JAMES S. LONG, President, and SQUIRE HULLEY, Secretary.

[Resolutions passed.]

Resolved, That the President and Secretary appoint a suitable number of delegates to represent Pleasant township in the Switzerland County Democratic Convention. Whereupon the following delegation were reported:

  • William Hannis
  • James Gray
  • Garret Rickets
  • Abraham Adkinson
  • Andrew Shuck
  • Robert Rickets
  • John Manford
  • William Grimes
  • John Francis
  • Francis Adkinson
  • Levi Adkinson
  • George W Headey
  • A H Grimes
  • George Anshutz
  • James S Long
  • John Anshutz
  • Squire Hulley
  • Noah Martin
  • John Shaddy