3 edition of State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, May 5th, 1780. found in the catalog.
State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, May 5th, 1780.
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An official emblem of the State, the Coat of Arms was adopted by the Legislature in , and then reaffirmed by Governor John Hancock and his Council on Decem The present rendition of the seal was drawn by resident-artist Edmund H. Garrett, and was adopted by the state Motto: Ense petit placidam sub libertate quietem. "FELIX" (UNKNOWN) SLAVE PETITION FOR FREEDOM (JANUARY 6, ) 1 Province of the Massachusetts Bay To His Excellency Thomas Hutchinson, Esq; Governor; To The Honorable His Majesty s Council, and To the Honorable House of Representatives in General Court assembled at Boston, the 6th Day of January,
The Province of Massachusetts Bay was a crown colony in British America which became one of the thirteen original states of the United States from onward. It was chartered on October 7, by William III and Mary II, the joint monarchs of the kingdoms of England, Scotland, and charter took effect on and included the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Capital: Boston. This is a list of Speakers of the Massachusetts House of Representatives House of Deputies of the House of Deputies of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Speaker Party Years ↑ Town Electoral history William Hathorne: – Salem General Court adjourned , did not convene until May or June
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State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, May 5th, Resolved, that the Selectmen of the several towns in this State be, and hereby are desired to transmit to the agents appointed in the respective County, to which said se Contributor Names Massachusetts.
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The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by. State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, May 5th, Resolved, that the selectmen transmit to the agents appointed the monthly average prices of beef, Indian corn, sheeps-wool, and sole leather.
State of Massachusetts-Bay, in the House of representatives, February 4, On the petition of the officers in the brigades of Generals Nixon's, Patterson's (late Learned's and Glover's, in behalf of themselves. State of Massachusetts-Bay.: In the House of Representatives, June 5, Whereas a requisition has been made to this Court for a reinforcement for the Continental Army, in order that it may be able to act vigirously [sic] the ensuing campaign; and the present situation of affairs requiring the utmost exertions at this period; and affords the most flattering prospect of putting.
State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, May 5th, Resolved, that the Selectmen of the several towns in this State be, and hereby are desired to transmit to the agents Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, Sept.
29th, Whereas by a resolve of the General Court, passed the 4th of May last, the agents appointed in the several counties Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML.
State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, J Whereas by the returns made into the Secretary's office from more than two thirds of the towns belonging to this State. Continental Congress guaranteed legal bill of credit, serial no.
issued by the State of Massachusetts Bay for twenty dollars on 5 May and payable by Signed by Richard Cranch and Thomas Dawes. Endorsed by Peter Boyer.
Council, and the Honorable House of. Representatives of the State of Massachusetts-Bay, in New England, Being the Anniversary for the Election of the Honorable Council. (Thou shalt provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, men of truth, hating covetousness; and place such over them to be rulers.”- Exodus xviii)File Size: 1MB.
State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, Sept. 29th, Whereas by a resolve of the General Court, passed the 4th of May last, the agents appointed in the several counties in this state to receive from the towns.
State of Massachusetts-Bay.: In the House of Representatives, April 21st. As justice and humanity, and every reasonable principle of the human heart, must urge the necessity of rendering the situation of our brethren (who are risking their lives in the field of battle, for our defence) as comfortable as may be.
A letter from John Hancock to the Board of War of the State of Massachusetts Bay written on November 5, John Hancock requests delivery of clothing newly made for "the Carolina Negroes." The postscript of the letter reads "We are much in want of a Bell, the old one being destroy'd by the British, I wish your Honors could furnish one.".
State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, Ap Whereas, by a resolve of the General Court, of the twentieth day of this instant, April, the several towns in this state are ordered to raise men, to reinforce the Continental Army but no provision is made therein of any encouragement.
Note. — Soon after the Declaration of Independence, steps were taken in Massachusetts toward framing a Constitution or Form of Government.
The Council and House of Representatives, or the General Court ofin accordance with a recommendation of the General Court, of the previous year, met together as a Convention, and adopted a form of Constitution “for the State.
State of Massachusetts-Bay [electronic resource]: In the House of Representatives, April 21st. State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, February 6, [electronic resource]: Th. STATE MOTTO:The motto of Massachusetts is attributed to Algernon Sidney, an English soldier and politician.
The words were written in the second of two lines he wrote in The Book of Mottoes in the King's Library at Copenhagen, Denmark around Algernon Sidney's Discourses Concerning Government, originally published inhad some influence on political thinking at the time and may.
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SEDGWICK, Theodore, a Delegate, a Representative, and a Senator from Massachusetts; born in West Hartford, Conn., May 9, ; attended Yale College; studied theology and law; admitted to the bar in and commenced practice in Great Barrington, Mass.; moved to Sheffield, Mass.; during the Revolutionary War served in the expedition against Canada in ; member, State house.
BLOUNT, William, (father of William Grainger Blount and brother of Thomas Blount), a Delegate from North Carolina and a Senator from Tennessee; born near Windsor, Bertie County, N.C., Ma ; pursued preparatory studies in New Bern, N.C.; paymaster of the Continental troops, North Carolina Line, in ; member, State house of commons .GOODHUE, Benjamin, a Representative and a Senator from Massachusetts; born in Salem, Mass., Septem ; graduated from Harvard College in ; merchant; member, State house of representatives ; member, State senate; member of the State constitutional convention in and ; elected to the First and to the three.
Resolves of the General Assembly of the state of Massachusetts-Bay by Massachusetts. General Court. 10 editions - first published in