Colonial Records of Pennsylvania, Volume 12; Volume 1853

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Samuel Hazard
T. Fenn & Company, 1853 - Pennsylvania
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Page 137 - List, to be perused by any Person, without Payment of any Fee, at any Time between the Hours of Ten "of the Clock in the Forenoon and Four of the Clock in the Afternoon...
Page 783 - The declaration of the political rights and privileges of the inhabitants of this state, is hereby declared to be a part of the constitution of this commonwealth, and ought not to be violated, on any pretence whatsoever.
Page 535 - September last, shall be disposed of for the common benefit of the United States, and be settled and formed into distinct republican States, which shall become members of the Federal Union, and have the same rights of sovereignty, freedom, and independence, as the other States...
Page 535 - Resolved, That the unappropriated lands that may be ceded or relinquished to the United States, by any particular State, pursuant to the recommendation of Congress of the 6th day of September last, shall be disposed of for the common benefit of the United States...
Page 221 - To extend Mason and Dixon's Line due West five degrees of "Longitude, to be computed from the river Delaware, for the "southern boundary of Pennsylvania, and that a meridian "drawn from the western extremity thereof, to the northern "limit of the said State, be the western boundary of Penn"sylvania forever.
Page 539 - That the Commander-in-Chief, and commanding officer in the Southern department, direct the officers of each State to meet and agree upon the officers for the regiments to be raised by their respective States, from those who incline to continue in service ; and where it cannot be done by agreement, to be determined by seniority ; and make return of those who are to remain, which is to be transmitted to Congress, together with the names of the officers reduced, who are to be allowed half pay for life.
Page 536 - That the said lands shall be granted or settled at such times, and under such regulations, as shall hereafter be agreed on by the United States, in Congress assembled, or any nine or more of them.
Page 136 - Majesty's justices of the peace in and for the said (county), entered into his own recognizance, and found sufficient sureties for his appearance at the next court of Oyer and Terminer and general gaol delivery, (or court of general quarter sessions of the peace) to be holden in and for the county of to answer our sovereign lady the Queen, for that...
Page 783 - That the Attorney do stay prosecution against the effects of the petitioner, and that the Naval Officer, being satisfied of his own claims of seizure, re-deliver the said effects to the petitioner, he paying the duties and all charges which have accrued. A petition from Sarah Rooks, convicted of receiving stolen goods at a Court of Oyer and Terminer and General Goal Delivery held at Philadelphia...
Page 533 - Days ago, at a Court of Oyer and Terminer and General Goal Delivery held there, three Men were tried, found guilty and condemned to die, one for Horse-stealing, the o others for Burglary.

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