Provincial and State Papers, Volume 25 (Google eBook)

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Linclon charter Stephen fountain one of grantees all the same names as from Stamford

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Page 612 - George the Third, by the Grace of God of Great Britain [SEAL.] France and Ireland King Defender of the Faith &c To all persons to whom these Presents shall come GREETING Know ye that We of our special Grace, certain Knowledge and...
Page 287 - GEORGE the Third, by the Grace of GOD of Great-Britain, France, and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, and so forth, and in the year of our LORD one thousand seven hundred and seventy-seven.
Page 66 - That all white and other pine trees within the said Township, fit for masting our Royal Navy, be carefully preserved for that use, and none to be cut or felled without our special license for so doing first had and obtained, upon the penalty of the forfeiture of the right of such grantee, his heirs and assigns, to us, our heirs and successors as well as being subject to the penalty of any act or acts of parliament that now are, or hereafter shall be enacted.
Page 346 - One Shilling Proclamation Money for Every Hundred Acres he so owns settles or possesses, and so in Proportion for a greater or lesser Tract of the said Land ; which Money shall be paid by the respective Persons...
Page 269 - Provinces on the Continent of North America, to grant without Fee or Reward, to such reduced Officers as have served in North America during the late War, and to such Private Soldiers as have been or shall be disbanded in America, and are actually residing there, and shall personally apply for...
Page 559 - 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 405 - License for so doing, first had and obtained, upon the Penalty of the Forfeiture of the Right of such Grantee, his Heirs and Assigns, to us, our Heirs and Successors, as well as being subject to the Penalty of...
Page 188 - Families resident and settled thereon shall have the liberty of holding two fairs one of which shall be held on the and the other on the annually which fairs are not to continue longer than the respective following the said And that as soon as the said Town shall consist of fifty Families, a market may be opened and kept one or more days in each week as may be thought most advantageous to the inhabitants.
Page 780 - Look now abroad another race has filled These populous borders wide the wood recedes, And towns shoot up, and fertile realms are tilled ; The land is full of harvests and green meads...
Page 756 - SHALL a litle returne backe and begine with a. combination ' made by them before they came ashore, being the first foundation of their govermente in this place; occasioned partly by the discontented and mutinous speeches that some of the strangers amongst them had let fall from them in the ship That when they came a shore they would use their owne libertie; for none had power to command them, the patente they had being for Virginia, and not for New-england, which belonged to an other Goverment,...

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