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To His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq., Captain General and Governor in Chief in and over His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, To the Honorable His Majesty's Council and House of Representatives in General Court Assembled

In the House of Representatives, April 14, 1772

On a petition of Lydia Squinn, Indian woman of Middleborough, resolved that the prayer of said petition be granted and the said guardians are empowered to sell said land agreeable to a law of this Province, in that case made and provided and execute a good and lawful deed of the same.

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To the Honorable Council and the House of Representatives of the State of the Massachusetts Bay in America in General Court Assembled

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In the House of Representatives

Resolved that the prayer of the petitioner be granted and that the Trustees of the Indian affairs of the Town of Grafton be and they are hereby empowered to 1 call in and deliver to the petitioner so much of the said legacy as they shall think necessary to pay her just debts and for the present support of her family.

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To the Honorable the Council, and Honorable the House of Representatives for the State of the Massachusetts Bay in General Court Assembled

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State of Massachusetts Bay in the House of Representatives, April  23, 1778    

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To the Honorable the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 
To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives in General Court, in the Year of our Lord, 1859
 

In the House of Representatives, December 27, 1739

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In the House of Representatives December 8, 1752         

Read and ordered that the petitioner with others herein named be and they hereby are empowered (with the advice and assistance of Ephraim Curtiss, Esq.) to make sale of the within-mentioned fifty acres of land and to execute a good and sufficient deed or deeds for conveying the same to such person or persons as will give most for the same.  And that the proceeds shall be disposed of by the above-named Ephraim Curtiss according to their several rights in the law.

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