Early history of Vermont, Volume 1

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Roscoe Printing House, 1899 - Vermont
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Page 295 - 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 meer Motion, for the due Encouragement of settling a New Plantation within our said Province...
Page 299 - In the Year of our LORD CHRIST, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty three And in the Third Year of Our Reign.
Page 297 - Priviledges and Immunities that other towns within our Province by Law exercise and enjoy: And further that the said Town as soon as there shall be fifty 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...
Page 290 - MURDER. — Printers of newspapers throughout the United States are desired to publish that Ambrose Meadowcroft and Silas Meadowcroft, of Morwick Farm, Morwick County, are committed for trial on the charge of murdering John Jago, now missing from the farm and from the neighborhood.
Page 350 - Prithee," said my lord judge, " how came that in ? " " Why, if it please you, my lord, your name is Bacon, and mine is Hog, and in all ages Hog and Bacon have been so near kindred, that they are not be separated.". "Ay, but...
Page 297 - Privileges and Immunities that other Towns within Our Province by Law Exercise and Enjoy: And further, that the said Town, as soon as there shall be Fifty Families resident and settled thereon, shall have the Liberty of holding Two Fairs, one of...
Page 296 - 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 301 - One whole Share for the Incorporated Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts, One Share for a Glebe for the Church of England as by Law established, One Share for the First Settled Minister of the Gospel and One Share for the Benefit of a School in said Town...
Page 106 - Therefore, no male person, born in this country, or brought from over sea, ought to be holden by law, to serve any person, as a servant, slave or apprentice...
Page 245 - Your valor has been famed abroad, and acknowledged, as appears by the advice and orders to me from the General Assembly of Connecticut, to surprise and take the garrison now before us. I now propose to advance before you, and in person conduct you through the...

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