Records of the Proprietors of Narraganset Township, No. 1: Now the Town of Buxton, York County, Maine, from August 1st, 1733, to January 4th, 1811

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William Frederic Goodwin
Priv. print., 1871 - Buxton (Me. : Town) - 400 pages
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Page 347 - Signed, sealed, published and declared by the said John Alden, 2nd, as and for his last will and testament, in the presence of us, who, at his request, and in his presence, and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses the day and year above written.
Page 240 - Mind the Mortality of my Body, and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament; that is to Say, principally and first of all, I give and recommend my Soul into the Hands of God that gave it...
Page 241 - Named, Willed and bequeathed, Ratifying and Confirming this and no other to be my last will and Testament. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my Hand and Seal the day and Year above written.
Page 76 - Winslow; and that the inhabitants thereof be and hereby are invested with all the powers, privileges and immunities which the inhabitants of any of the towns within this province, respectively do, or by law ought to enjoy.
Page 38 - York, to have and to hold the same to them, their heirs and assigns, forever, as tenants in common, and *not as joint tenants.
Page 76 - Township? qualified by law to vote in Town affairs, to meet at such time and place as shall be therein set forth, to choose all such officers as shall be necessary to manage the affairs of said Township. And be it further enacted, that the freeholders of the said Town...
Page 18 - ... the pinching wants they afterwards underwent in pursuing the Indians that escaped, through a hideous wilderness, famously known throughout New England to this day, by the name of the hungry march, and if we further consider, that, until this brave though small army thus played the man, the whole country was filled with distress and fear, and we trembled in this capital, Boston itself, and that to the goodness of God to this army, we owe our fathers' and our own safety and estates," — they ought...
Page 63 - Petition that they shew cause if any they have on the first tuesday of next Sitting of this Court why the Prayer thereof should not be granted. Sent up for concurrence Attr Roland Cotton Cler. Dom. Prep. In Council Decr 1" 1749 Read & Concurred Sam Holbrook Dep : Sec.
Page 68 - Voted that Mr. Foster, Mr. Weeks and Col. Hale, with such as the Honorable Board shall join, be a Committee to consider of a letter from General Sullivan respecting some allowance to be made Mr. Evans, Chaplain of the New Hampshire Brigade, and other matters contained in the said letter, and report thereon.

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