New York Moravians and Quakers

A list of the names of such Moravians who have enrolled their names pursuant to the directions of an act to continue an act entitled an Act for Regulating the Militia of the Colony of New York with some additions thereto published the 1st of April 1756.

5 May 1756

James Arden, joiner
Christian Trocklick, sugar baker

6 May 1756

William Nixon, cooper
Daniel Miller, potter
Henry Van Vlack, merchant
Garrase Roebuck, corck cutter
John Kingston, blacksmith
William Pearson, butcher
John Runcy, tobacconist

Names of Quakers who have have enrolled their names.

10 May 1756

Nath’ll Pearsall, storekeeper
Thomas Pearsall, storekeeper
Samuel Franklin, storekeeper

O’Callaghan, E. B., The Documentary History of the State of New York, Vol. 3, (Albany: Weed, Parsons & Co., Public Printers, 1850) pp. 622-624.

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