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Tryon, William, 1729-1788

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Personal name headingTryon, William, 1729-1788
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See alsoNorth Carolina. Governor (1765-1771 : Tryon)
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New York (Colony). Governor (1771-1780 : Tryon)
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Profession or occupationGovernors
Found inEncyc. Amer. '75 (William Tryon)
North Carolina. Governor (1765-1771 : Tryon). North Carolina, ss. George the Third, by the grace of God, of Great-Britain ... A proclamation. Whereas complaints have been made ... William Tryon, Esq; Our Captain-General, Governor and Commander in Chief, in and over our said province, 1768.
New York (N.Y.). To his Excellency William Tryon, Esq; Captain General and governor in Chief, in and over the colony of New-York, and the territories depending there on in America, chancellor and vice-admiral of the same, 1774.
Raimo, J.W. Bio dir. of American colonial and revolutionary governors 1607-1789, 1980: p. 271, etc. (Tryon, William; N.C. governor 1765-71; appointed N.Y. governor 1771 and succeeded by Robertson in 1780)