Narrative of the Town of Machias: The Old and the New, the Early and the Late (Google eBook)

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Press of the Republican, 1904 - Machias (Me.) - 589 pages
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Page 113 - Commonwealth ; except the authority and power which is or may be vested by their Constituents in the Congress of the United States: And I do further testify and declare, that no man or body of men hath or can have any right to absolve or discharge me from the obligation of this oath, declaration or affirmation ; and that I do make this...
Page 112 - I AB do utterly testify and declare in my conscience, that the Queen's Highness is the only supreme Governor of this realm, and of all other her Highness's dominions and countries, as well in all spiritual or ecclesiastical things or causes, as temporal; and that no foreign prince, person, prelate, state or potentate, hath or ought to have any jurisdiction, power, superiority, pre-eminence, or authority ecclesiastical or spiritual within this realm...
Page 85 - Esq., be, and he hereby is impowered and directed to issue his warrant to some principal Inhabitant of the said Town, requiring him to warn the Inhabitants thereof to...
Page 113 - And that no foreign Prince, Person, Prelate, State or Potentate, hath, or ought to have, any jurisdiction, superiority, pre-eminence, authority, dispensing or other power, in any matter, civil, ecclesiastical or spiritual, within this Commonwealth; except the authority and power which is or may be vested by their Constituents in the Congress of the United States...
Page 126 - AB, do truly and sincerely acknowledge, profess, testify, and declare, that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is, and of right ought to be, a free, sovereign, and independent state...
Page 94 - GREETING. Agreeable to an Act of the General Court empowering the Inhabitants of the said County of Lincoln, eastward of UNION RIVER to choose a REGISTER OF DEEDS, whose office is to be holden in the Town of Machias.
Page 324 - I do swear, that I will support the Constitution of the United States, and of this State, so long as I shall continue a citizen thereof. So help me God.
Page 48 - O'Brien and Capt. Benjamin Foster and the other brave men under their command, for their courage and good conduct in taking one of the tenders belonging to our enemies and two sloops belonging to Ichabod Jones, and for preventing the ministerial troops being supplied with lumber ; and that the said tender, sloops, their...
Page 95 - ... the names of the persons voted for, and the number of votes given for each to be written in the ward records in words at length.
Page 126 - Britain, (as the case may be) and every other foreign power whatsoever : And that no foreign Prince, Person, Prelate, State or Potentate, hath, or ought to have, any jurisdiction, superiority...

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