clear space clear space clear space white space
 r c h i v e s   o f   M a r y l a n d   O n l i n e

PLEASE NOTE: The searchable text below was computer generated and may contain typographical errors. Numerical typos are particularly troubling. Click “View pdf” to see the original document.

  Maryland State Archives | Index | Help | Search
search for:
clear space
white space
Session Laws, 1825
Volume 402, Page 170   View pdf image (33K)
 Jump to  
clear space clear space clear space white space

Dec. Ses. 1825.

Sinking fund


    24.  And be it enacted, That the dividends and other emoluments
which may from time to time accrue to the state from
the various investments hereby authorised, and from the road
stock now belonging to the state, shall be, and the same are
hereby pledged and set apart as a sinking fund under the management 
of the board of public works, in the first place to any
and discharge the public debt incurred by the subscriptions
hereinbefore authorised.

Passed March
6, 1826.
                                            CHAPTER 181.

An act relative to the School Fund for Montgomery county, and for the
                        education of poor children in said county.

    Sec. 1.  Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Maryland, That 
Ephraim Gaither, Richard H. Griffith, James Day, Baker Waters,
William Brewer, Elisha W. Williams, Thomas P. Willson,
Otho Magruder, Roger Brooke and THomas Gettings, be, and 
they are hereby constituted and appointed commissioners for
the purpose of applying and distributing the school fund appropriated
for the education of the poor children, or for
free schools in Montgomery county, as hereinafter directed.
court to fill
    2.  And be it enacted, That the orphans court for the county
aforesaid; shall have power, and it shall be the duty of said
court to fill up all vacancies that may occur in the aforesaid
board or list of commissioners, let the said vacancies happen
from what cause soever they may; and the appointments so to
be made, shall always be made from the election district in
which the vacancy may happen, so that the number of two
commissioners may always be kept up in each district.
    Meet and
organize; non
acceptance of
the appointment
of western
shore to furnish
    3.  And be it enacted, That it shall be the duty of the commissioners
appointed by this act, or as many of them as may
accept of said appointment, to meet in the town of Rockville
on the second Monday of March next, or as soon thereafter
as practicable, and to organize themselves into a board to
superintend the important interests confided to their care, by
appointing one of their members to act as president of said
board, and one other of their members to act as secretary
and treasurer; and it shall be the duty of the commissioners
who may attend, to inform the orphans' court as to the commissioners
who may not attend said meeting, whereupon it
shall be the duty of the orphans court forthwith to make enquiry
of the commissioners who do not attend, whether or
not they accept said appointment; and in every case of non-acceptance,
to proceed to make new appointments in the manner
herein before directed, certifying all appointments so made
under the signature of the chief justice of said court, and
giving information to the persons appointed; and it shall be

clear space
clear space
white space

Please view image to verify text. To report an error, please contact us.
Session Laws, 1825
Volume 402, Page 170   View pdf image (33K)
 Jump to  

This web site is presented for reference purposes under the doctrine of fair use. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: The site may contain material from other sources which may be under copyright. Rights assessment, and full originating source citation, is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

An Archives of Maryland electronic publication.
For information contact

©Copyright  October 06, 2023
Maryland State Archives