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Harbour Grace Requisition to Dismiss Deputy Sherriff 1846Just a score from the hundreds of "Happy Events" in the 19th Century, of HARBOR GRACE. They were all compiled by the late R. Connelly of Harbour Grace, and on file at the Harbour Grace War Memorial Library.
On May 13, 1846, the following Requisition was posted in different parts of the town: We, the undersigned, request a Public Meeting of the Inhabitants of this District, to be held at the Commercial Room, to-morrow, Thursday, the 14th instant, at 11 o'clock, a.m., to take into consideration the propriety of petitioning His Excellency, the Governor on the contemplated dismissal of the Deputy Sheriff, Garland C. GADEN, Esq., from office. (Signed) May 13, 1846 Charles DALTON, P.P. John CUMMINS, c.c. John CHAPMAN, Rector George ELLIDGE, W.M. John SMITH J.L. PRENDERGAST, M.G.A. John MUNN, J.P., M.G.A. John HAYWARD, Barrister-at-law Andrew DRYSDALE, N.P. William DOW, Surgeon Robert WALSH Thomas POWER P. DEVEREAUX John GREEN J.J. DEARIN Thomas DUNFORD John FENNELL John BYRNE James SULLIVAN J.R. KNIGHT Arthur THOMEY Archibald MUNN Edward PETERS J.F. DANCEY John RICHARDS Mark PARSONS J.P. JILLARD Samuel BOREHAM Daniel GREEN William MEAGHER Francis PARSONS James HANRAHAN Lawrence DEGAN Edward KEEFE Francis LYNCH James LAMPEN Thomas WOOLFREY J.C. NUTTALL Francis RONAN Thomas KITCHEN Thomas LYNCH Edward FINN Robert Lee WHITING Samuel BENNETT John FITZGERALD Martin KELLY
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