Monday 30th March 1778
Present as on Saturday except T Sim Lee Esqr
Benjamin Jackson a free Mulato of Montgomery County
took the Oath of Fidelity and Support to this State according
to the late Act & Certificate given.
Ordered That the western shore Treasurer Pay to Colo
Stone two hundred & twenty six Dollars out of the Money
received from Congress for the Recruiting Service to be
charged to the first Regiment.
Tuesday 31st March 1778.
Present as on yesterday. Mr Lee Attended.
George Piercy of Saint Marys County, George Turnbull of
Baltimore County Richard Goodwin, John Reynolds, Thomas
Robinson son of Chs of Ann Arundel County John Cox,
James Boyle, John Crapper, Thomas Howard, John Chevear
of the Baltimore Galley and John Hanson of the Independ-
ence Galley took the Oath of Fidelity and Support to this
State according to the late Act & Certificates given.
Ordered That the Commissary of Stores deliver to Edward
Edgerly Adjutn 3 Coats Waistcoats and Breeches 3 pair of
Shoes, 3 pair of Stockings, 6 Shirts, 3 Halts and two Blankets
for three recruits and red Cloth sufficient for a Coat and
Waistcoat with Trimings for himself to be charged to the
It appearing to this Board from the Evidence of John Cox,
John Crapper and others given on Oath that John Green
lately of the Baltimore Galley did at several Times and on
Several Occasions on board the said Galley Damn the Con-