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Proceedings of the Court of Chancery, 1669-1679
Volume 51, Page 386   View pdf image
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        386   Chancery Court Proceedings, 1671.

       Liber P C  of Goods Cattle Merchandize and all other Comodities whatsoever
              and to sett such Reasonable Toll uppon such Goods cattle mer
              chandize and other Comodities as shall bee sold therein Respectively
              as shall bee Thought ffitt by our Selfe our heires or our Lieutenant
              of our Province for the time Being and shall and may alsoe Have
              and Hould a Court of Pypowdry Dureing the sd ffaire for the Deter
              minacon of all controversies and Quarrells wch may happen therein
           P.S    according To the usuall Course In England in the like cases and wee
              Graunt unto them all Proffitts and Perquisites Due incident and
              Belonging to the sd Mrkett ffaire and Court Pypowder Provided
              alwaies that if the sd Mayor or Recorder soe chosen or to bee Chosen
              from time to time as afforesd or Either or any of them shall att any
              time Thereafter misbehave him or themselves in the Execucon of
              theire or any of theire sevrll Respective Office or Offices in the
              Judgment of our Selfe or our Heires or our Lieutenant of the said
              Province for the time Being And that wee or our heires or our
              Lieutenant of the sd Province for the time Being shall Direct and
              Signify under our his theire or any of theire hand and seale hands
              and seales to the Aldermen of the sd citty or any two of them that itt
              is our his or theire Pleasure that such Mayor or Recorder Respec
              tively soe misbehaveing them or themselves shall bee Remooved or
              Deposed from the Execucon of his or theire Respective office or
              offices Respectively that then and Imeadiately after the significacon
              the Authority and Power hereby Given to such Mayor or Recorder
              Respectively shall cease and bee voyd and wee hereby Authorize and
              Appoint that another Mayor or Recorder Respectively bee wthin one
              month next after Ellected and chosen in Manner afforesd as if the
              said Mayor or Recorder soe misbehaveing him or themselves and
              so as us our heires Lieutenant or any of us Directed or Appointed
              to bee Remooved were Actually Dead as by the said Pattent more
              fully and more Att Lardge itt doth and may Appear in the said
              Pattent is sithence become voyd and of noe fforce and Effect by
              Reason of the nonusier Thereof by the then Inhabitants of the said
              Place in the said Letters Pattents menconed and Expressed Now
              Know Yee ffurther that wee of our Speciall and Certaine Knowledge
           p. 6   And Mere Motion and as much as in us lies for us and our heires
              Doe Graunt to our wellbeloved the Inhabitants of that Place called
              and knowe by the name of Saint Maryes in the county of Saint
              Maries that the Place shalbee Erected into a citty wch shall shall
              containe A mile in Length Square wthin the Places circuits and
              Precincs thereof And wee doe hereby ffound Erect and Establish
              the Same a Citty for Evermore And wee doe hereby Graunt and
              Declare that the Citty shall bee for Ever Hereafter called and named
              by the name of Saint Maries and by noe other name. And that the sd
              Citty of Saint Maries shall bee an Incorporated Citty of one Mayor
              one person Learned in the Law by the name of Recorder. Six Alder-

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