842. Massachusetts Centinel, 23 April 1788 (excerpts)1

DIED. … At Sandwich, Mr. Thomas Nye—a member of the late State Convention. It is something remarkable, that of the three delegates to the Convention, from Barnstable county, who were opposed to the Federal Constitution, two have died, and the third, we are sorry to hear, is in a very declining way. …

1. Reprinted: American Herald, 24 April; Hampshire Gazette, 30 April; Virginia Independent Chronicle, 21 May; Charleston Columbian Herald, 2 June.