Bliss, Daniel

Bliss, Daniel
   Born in Concord, Mass. Educated at Harvard University, Cambridge, graduating in 1774. In 1778 proscribed as a Loyalist, and served with the British army as commissary. At the end of the war, moved to New Brunswick; appointed a member of the provincial Council, and later chief-justice of the Court of Common Pleas.
   Index: W Becomes member of New Brunswick Council, 4.
   Bib.: Hannay, History of New Brunswick.

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