Register of the National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York

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The Society, 1913
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Page 9 - York, dwelling in the said city, commissioned and sworn, and duly authorized to take the same; and further, that I am well acquainted with the handwriting of such Notary, and verily believe that the signature to the said certificate of proof or acknowledgment is genuine.
Page 9 - Clarkson, whose name is subscribed to the Certificate of the proof or acknowledgment of the annexed instrument, and thereon written, was, at the time of taking such proof or acknowledgment, a Notary Public in and for the City and County of New York, dwelling In the said City, commissioned and sworn, and duly authorized to take the same.
Page 9 - Clerk of the City and County of New York, and also Clerk of the Supreme Court for the said City and County, the same being a Court of Record, do hereby certify, that John G.
Page 16 - The State Societies shall regulate all matters respecting their own affairs, consistent with the general good of the Society ; judge of the qualification of their members or of those proposed for membership, subject, however, to the provisions of this Constitution ; and expel any member, who, by conduct unbecoming a gentleman or...
Page 18 - Society shall be worn by the members on all occasions when they assemble as such for any stated purpose or celebration, and may be worn on any occasion of ceremony ; it shall be...
Page 14 - To collect and preserve manuscripts, traditions, relics, and mementos of by-gone days; to preserve and restore buildings connected with the early history of our country; to diffuse healthful and intelligent information concerning the past: to create a popular interest in our colonial history; to stimulate a spirit of true patriotism and...
Page 17 - The form shall be: has been duly elected a member of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, in right of her ancestor In testimony whereof, the names of the President and Secretary and the seal of the Secretary are hereunto affixed.
Page 7 - An Act for the Incorporation of Societies or Clubs for certain lawful purposes," and of the several acts amending the same, do hereby certify: First.
Page 14 - Societies shall be composed entirely of women who are descended in their own right from some ancestor of worthy life who came to reside in an American colony prior to 1750, which ancestor or some one of his descendants, being a lineal ascendant of the applicant, shall have rendered efficient service to his country during the Colonial period...
Page 30 - At such Special Meeting no business shall be transacted except such as shall be specified in the notice thereof.

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