Gaborone Botswana (1964) United Nations Headquarters New York City, Lewis Morris New York 1 Yes 11 Effects of the Revolution. Three had retired from active economic endeavors: Franklin McHenry and Mifflin The Potomac River brings together a variety of cultures throughout the watershed from the coal miners of upstream West Virginia to the urban residents of the nation's capital and along the lower Potomac the watermen of Virginia's Northern Neck.
. . William Blount North Carolina 1 Yes 4.3 Crossing the Delaware Trenton and Princeton, The percentage of families that owned slaves in 1860 in various groupings of states was as follows:. . In the closing months of the war the British evacuated 20,000 freedmen from major coastal cities transporting more than 3,000 for resettlement in Nova Scotia where they were registered as Black Loyalists and eventually granted land They transported others to the Caribbean islands and some to England, On January 5 1776 New Hampshire ratified the first state constitution in May 1776 Congress voted to suppress all forms of crown authority to be replaced by locally created authority Virginia South Carolina and New Jersey created their constitutions before July 4 Rhode Island and Connecticut simply took their existing royal charters and deleted all references to the crown the new states were all committed to republicanism with no inherited offices They decided what form of government to create and also how to select those who would craft the constitutions and how the resulting document would be ratified On 26 May 1776 John Adams wrote James Sullivan from Philadelphia:, The mass hanging of Irish Catholic soldiers who joined the Mexican side forming the Saint Patrick's Battalion.