Brattleboro, Windham County, Vermont: Early History, with Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Citizens

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D. Leonard, 1880 - Brattleboro (Vt.) - 191 pages
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Page 18 - Persons abovesaid, their Heirs 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 whatsoever.
Page 47 - And you are to observe and follow such orders and directions from time to time as you shall receive from this or a future Congress...
Page 17 - 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...
Page 18 - IV. Yielding and paying therefor to Us, our Heirs and Successors for the Space of ten Years, to be computed from the Date hereof, the Rent of one Ear of Indian Corn only, on the twenty-fifth Day of December annually, if lawfully demanded, the first Payment to be made on the twenty fifth Day of December, 1762.
Page 93 - EXULT, each patriot heart! — this night is shewn A piece, which we may fairly call our own; Where the proud titles of "My Lord! Your Grace!" To humble Mr. and plain Sir give place. Our Author pictures not from foreign climes The fashions or the follies of the times; But has confin'd the subject of his work To the gay scenes — the circles of New- York.
Page 18 - 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 47 - CAPTAIN GENERAL AND GOVERNOR IN CHIEF IN AND OVER THE PROVINCE OF NEW YORK and the territories depending thereon in America...
Page 187 - Charles K. Field, the oldest son, was born in Newfane, April 24, 1803, fitted for college at Amherst, Mass., entered Middlebury College at the age of fifteen and graduated in 1822. After studying law three years in the office of his father, he was admitted to the bar of...
Page 18 - 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. Also, that...

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