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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
SIXTEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
STATE OF ILLINOIS,
JANUARY 1, 1849.
CHARLES H, LAN PHIER, PUBLIC PRINTER.
266892 MARCH 1980
IIOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
In accordance with the provisions of the constitution of the state of Illinois, the sixteenth general assembly of said state convened in their first session, at the city of Springfield, on Monday, the first day of Jan. uary, A. D. 1819.
Mr. Stark weather called the House to order, and, on his motion, Mr. Sherman, of Conk, was appointed speaker, pro tem.
On motion of Mr. Abend, Nathaniel Niles, of St. Clair, was appointed principal cierk, pro tem.
On motion of Mr. Fry, Ilarman G. Reynolds, of Rock Island, was appointed assistant clerk, pro tem.
On motion of Mr. Sanger, Samuel Ewing, of Edgar, was appointed principal doorkceper, pro tem., and,
On motion of Mr. Krener, Michael McNamara, was appointed assistant doorkeper, pro teni.
On motion of Mr. Hayes, Kiesolted, That this lonse now prorced to call the representative dis. tricts, in their order, and to receive certificates of election from such mem. bers as may appear to be in attendance.
Whereupon. The following members appeared, were qualificd by James W. Keys, esq., and took their seats:
From the counties of Union, Alexander and Pulaski—Jonn Cociran. From the counties of Massac, Pope and Hardin-WESLEY SLOAN. From the counties of Johnson and Williamson-DAVID Y. BRIDGES. From the counties of Jackson and Franklin-RicHaRD A. BRADLEY.