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Provincial Court Land Records, 1676-1700
Volume 717, Page 566   View pdf image
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                                                                                                 566  (556

       To all People To Whom these presents Shall Come Wee The
       for Managing and Causing to be Leavied and Collected theire Maj.ties Customes
       subsides and other Duties in this theire Kindome of England send Greeting
Loco   Know Yee that wee the Said Commissioners by Vertue of an Act of Parliam.t
Sigill    Made in the yeare of King Charles the Seconds Reigne Entituled an
       Act for the Encouragement of the East Land and Greenland Trades and for
       better Secureing the Plantacon Trade and p.rsuance of the Authority and
       Direction to us given by the R.t Hon.ble the Lord of their Maj.ties
       Treasury Have Deputed and Impowred and Doe hereby Depute and
       Impower Edward Randolph Esq.r to be surveyor Generall of the Rates
       and Duties ariseing and growing due to their Maj.ts by Virtue of the said Act
       in their Maj.ts Severall Colonys upon the Coast of America And he is hereby
       also appointed to Inspect the Actions of the Collectors and other officers
       Employed in and about the Manageing and Collecting of the aforesaid
       Duties and to Examine their Books and accompts And hath also power
       to Enter into any shipp Bottom Boat or other Vessell as also into any shopp
       House Warehouse Hostery or other place whatsoever to Make Dilligent
       Search into any Trunck Chest Pack Case Truss or any other parcell or
       Package whatsoever for any Goods Wares or Merchandizes Prohibited
       to be Imported or Exported or Where of the Customes or other Duties have
       Nott been Duly paid and the same to seize to their Maj.ts use and also
       to putt in Execution all other the Lawfull powers and Authoritys for the
       better Manageing or Collecting the said Duties in all things proceeding as
       the Law Directs Hereby prayeing and requireing all and every their
       Maj.ts officers and Ministers and all others whom it May Concerne to be     
       aiding and assisting to Him in all things as becometh Given under our
       hands and Seale at the Custome house London this day of October in
       the third yeare of the Reigne of our Soveraigne Lord and Lady King
       William and Queen Mary Annoq.r Domi 1691

                G Booth            Jo Werden         Robert Southwell      Z Ward

               Know all men by these presents That I Joshua Hollinshead of Calvert
       County in the Province of Maryland M.rchant have Constituted appointed
       ordained and Made and Doe firmely Constitute appoint ordaine and Make M.r
       Garret Vansueringen My true and Law full Attorny for Me and in My Name and
       to my proper use to Aske Demand sue for Recover and Receive all such Debts dues
       & Judgments which are oweing me In S.t Marys County and Charles County
       Especially what is Depending Between Peter Valet and me giving and by
       these presents Granting my said attorny full and absolute power to aske sue
       Demand Receive and Recover all and Every such debt or debts Ratifyeing & holding
       firme all and Every Such Act or Acts thing or things as my said Attorny shall
       Lawfully Doe or Cause to be Done in and Concerning the p.rmisses Giveing My said
       Atturny My full and absolute power to sue arrest implead Imprison and out
       of Prison again the said person or persons to discharge & Deliver and shall and will
       at all time and times hereafter approve and allow of all such Receits or Discharges
       as my said Attorny Shall Give as well as if I my selfe was actualy p.rsent
       In Wittness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and Seal this day of
       April 1689
Sealed & delivered in the presence of us                 Joshua Hollinshead   (sealed)
the word Judgm.t interlined before sealing & delivery
    Rich.d Tull
    John Ellis

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