Records of the Colony of New Plymouth, in New England: Laws, 1623-1682 (Google eBook)

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Press of W. White, 1861 - Barnstable County (Mass.)
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Laws 1623- 1682

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Page vi - and by virtue hereof, do enact, constitute, and frame such just and equal laws, ordinances, acts, constitutions, and officers, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the general good of the colony ; unto which we promise all due submission and obedience. In witness wherof, we have
Page vi - we have hereunto subscribed our names, at Cape Cod, the eleventh of November, in the reign of our sovereign Lord King James of England, France, and Ireland, the eighteenth, and of Scotland the fifty-fourth, Anno Dom. 1620.
Page vi - by the Council established at Plymouth, in the County of Devon, for the planting, ruling, ordering, and governing of New England in America, to
Page 75 - and Successors as of his manor of East greenwich in the County of Kent in free and Comon Soccage and not in Capite nor by Knightes service,
Page 6 - due priviledge of the subject aforesaid no imposicon law or ordnance be made or imposed vpon vs by ourselves [or others at] present or to come but such as shall be made [or] imposed by consent according to the free
Page 101 - opposers of the good and whosome lawes of this Collonie or manifest opposers of the true worship of God or such as refuse to doe the Countrey seruice being called thervnto shall not bee admitted freemen of this Corporation ; being duely convicted of all or any of these. It is enacted by the Court
Page 151 - his heires and successors as of his manner of East greenwich in the County of Kent in free and Comon Soccage and not in Capite nor by Knights
Page 78 - or to come but such as shalbee made and Imposed by consent of the body of the Associates or theire Representatives legally assembled, which is according to the free liberties of the State of England;
Page 101 - psons that are or shalbee freemen of this Corporation that are Quakers or such as are manifest Incurragers of them and soe Judged by the Court or such as shall contemptuously speake of the Court or of the lawes therof and such as are Judged by the Court grosly scandalouse as lyers drunkards Swearers
Page 154 - his manor of East Greenwich in the Countey of Kent in free and comon Soccage and not in Capite nor by Knights service Yeilding and paying

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