Browse Annotated Transcriptions

Honorable and Dear Sir,

Tribes

The undersigned, Overseers of the Plantation of Mashpee, in the County of Barnstable, in consideration that the Reverend Mr.

The Corporation of Harvard College, being entrusted with certain funds, destined for the support of the Gospel, among the Indians, employed Mr. Phineas Fish as a Candidate in the Plantation of Mashpee. It having appeared that he is acceptable and useful in that situation, he has been invited to take the pastoral charge of the people in that place, with occasional services to the Indians at Herring Pond, to which invitation he has consented.

To His Excellency Thomas Pownall [Captain General] and [Governor] in Chief in and over His Majesty's [ torn ] aforesaid and The Honorable The Council and House of Representatives in Court Assembled at Boston

Tribes

Received of Joseph Tray1 of the State Store

Eight pounds powder and 20 ½ lbs lead, for which I promise to account for

Settlement November 1, 1780  17 dozen shirts @ 1/6 per dozen                               

To the Honourable Senate and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General Court Assembled
 
The petition of Samuel Peters and Martha, his wife, Indian proprietors and inhabitants of the Island of Chappaquiddick in Dukes County 
 
To The Honorable Senate and the Honorable House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts 
 
To His Excellency Thomas Hutchinson, Esq., Commander-in-Chief, in and over His Majesty’s Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, and the Honorable, His Majesty’s Council and House of Representatives in General Court Assembled
 

To the Senate and House of Representative in General Court Assembled             

To His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq., Governour and Captain General in Chief, in and over His Majesty’s Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, and to the Honourable His Majesty’s Council and the Honourable House of Representatives in General Court Assembled
 

Search