PRESIDENT HENRY MIDDLETON
James Middleton died in Charleston and was created in Sc in 1717. In 1745 he was audio of this body from 1745, and was chosen towards the commons of Sc -1747. He offered in 1754 on your behalf of St. Georgeis -1755. Middleton received fame throughout the 1760 – 61 battle using the Cherokees wherever he was discovered to become constant under brave and some pressure. South Carolina Colonial Authority he was chosen following the battle when he resigned to concentrate on company helping until 1770. He was chosen a delegate towards the Continental Congress strengthened by these promises:
The Four United in America Republics
PROMISES all inserted into the 6th, in a Common Assembly, kept at Charles Cities, within the stated nest, on Thursday Thursday and Friday, 8th and 7th times of July, from the Occupants of SC.
SOLVED, THAT his Majesty topics in The United States owe exactly the same allegiance towards The Uk that’s due from his topics created in Great Britain’s Overhead. Solved, that his topics in the USA are intitled to protections and all of the natural privileges of his natural-born topics inside the empire of The Uk.
Solved, that it’s repugnant by their Reps, or towards the privileges of the folks, that any fees ought to be enforced in it, until using their own permission, provided individually.
Solved, that it’s a simple right which his liege subjects are intitled unto, that no guy must endure with no reasonable test in his individual or home, and view distributed by his Friends, or from the Regulation of the Property.
The privileges of British topics; as therefore the inestimable benefit to be attempted with a court in the vicinage, in addition to the advantage of obtaining and summoning witnesses on test, is likely to be removed in the occasion charged.
Solved, the law produced in Henry VIII’s year. Guy.
Solved, The overdue work for closing up the Interface of Ma, and both expenses relative to Ma, which, from the last balances from The Uk, have been introduced into parliament, there read, and dedicated, are of the very worrying character to all his majesty topics in National – are determined to deny several thousand Americans of the rights, qualities and liberties, in a many vicious, oppressive and unconstitutional method – are many harmful precedents, and, although levelled instantly in the folks of Ma, really manifestly and brightly shew, when the occupants of this city are intimidated into an Suggest distribution to mentioned functions, the like are made for the Cities; when not really the darkness of freedom of protection to his home, or to his individual, is likely to be left to some of his subjects living about the American region.
Solving consequently, That not just the demands of mankind, however the best principles of accurate plan and self-preservation, causes it to be essential for that inhabitants of all of the Cities in the USA to help and help the folks of Ma, by all authorized methods within their energy; and particularly, to depart no sensible means untried to procure a repeal of these functions instantly in accordance with them, as well as of others affecting the constitutional privileges and protections of America generally, whilst the greatest way to impact this most attractive finish.
The stated Deputies, therefore to become constructed, will be probably to acquire a repeal of the stated functions, along with a redress of these issues and of the Deputies.
Solved, that people may accept spend such gentlemen’s expence, as might be set upon to be delivered upon e-commerce. Solved, That as the oppressive acts in accordance with Ma are forced, we shall happily, from time to time, lead towards the reduction of such bad individuals there, whose sad conditions, occasioned from the procedure of these functions, might be considered to stand-in need on most assistance.