The History of Newport, New Hampshire: From 1766 to 1878 (Google eBook)

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Republican Press association, 1879 - Newport (N.H. : Town) - 609 pages
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Page 32 - Those obligations are the more deep and enduring, because there is no tribunal other than his own conscience to adjudge penalties for carelessness or neglect. Physicians should, therefore, minister to the sick with due impressions of the importance of their office ; reflecting that the ease, the health...
Page 8 - ... or assigns, in our Council Chamber in Portsmouth, or to such Officer or Officers as shall be appointed to receive the same ; and this to be in lieu of all other rents and services whatever.
Page 17 - DECLARATION on this paper; and when so done to make return hereof, together with the Name or Names of all who shall refuse to sign the same, to the GENERAL ASSEMBLY, or Committee of Safety of this Colony. M. WEARE, Chairman.
Page 7 - Cultivations, on Penalty of the Forfeiture of his Grant or Share in the said Township, and of its reverting to Us, our Heirs and Successors, to be by Us or Them Regranted to such of Our Subjects as shall effectually settle and cultivate the same.
Page 8 - Township as the land will admit of, shall be reserved and marked out for Town Lots, one of which shall be allotted to each Grantee of the Contents of one acre.
Page 7 - Meeting for ever hereafter for the Choice of such Officers for the said Town, shall be on the second Tuesday of March annually...
Page 6 - Reservations hereinafter made given and granted And by these Presents for us our heirs and Successors do give and grant in equal Shares unto our loving Subjects Inhabitants of our said Province of New Hampshire and our other Governments and to their heirs and Assigns forever whose names are entered on this Grant to be divided to and amongst them into Seventy equal Shares...
Page 273 - Let the soldier be abroad if he will ; he can do nothing in this age. There is another personage abroad a personage less imposing in the eyes of some, perhaps, insignificant. The schoolmaster is abroad ; and I trust to him, armed with his primer, against the soldier in full military array.
Page 17 - We, the subscribers, do hereby solemnly engage and promise that we will, to the utmost of our power, at the risque of our lives and fortunes, with arms oppose the hostile proceedings of the British fleets and armies against the United American Colonies.
Page 7 - That every Grantee, his Heirs or Assigns shall plant and cultivate five Acres of Land, within the Term of five Years, for every fifty Acres contained in his or their Share or Proportion of Land in said Township and continue to improve and settle the same by additional Cultivations...

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