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1763.06.08.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0056_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Chappaquiddick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A request from John Pease, Joseph Huxford, and others seeking confirmation to the titles of lands purchased under dubious legal circumstances, and the General Court's response
Original Date Description: 
1763.06.08
1767.11.16.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0089_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Chappaquiddick
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
An answer by Joel Joel, Benjamin Natak, Benjamin Natak, Jr., and others of the Chappaquiddick Tribe in their opposition to a request by the Proprietors of Chappaquiddick Island for confirmation of their title to land
Original Date Description: 
1767-11-16
1742.11.18.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0099_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Titicut
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request to settle the boundaries between the English and the Indians at Titicut
Original Date Description: 
1742.11.18
1707.05.25.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0045_0027.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nauset
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request from an English colonist for permission to purchase land that was given him by a Nauset Indian
Original Date Description: 
1707.05.25
1671.06.03.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0023_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Pocumtuck
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Alquat And Walumpe of Pohassick seeking payment for land illegally claimed by Westfield residents
Original Date Description: 
1671.06.03
1706.05.29.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0045_0026.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Request to settle the jurisdiction of a piece of land purchased from the Indians
Original Date Description: 
1706.05.29
1752.12.08.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0036_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
An order empowering Ephraim Curtis to sell 50 acres of Indian land in Natick for the benefit of Martha Bowman and her heirs
Original Date Description: 
1752.12.08
1759.06.02.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0025_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request from Leah Chalcom and other Indian woman asking permission to sell land at Natick
Original Date Description: 
1759.06.02
1684.10.15.02_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0053_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of John Brigham on behalf of the Town of Marlborough, with a certification by several Nipmuc, seeking authority for the sale of land in Whip Suffrage
Original Date Description: 
1684.10.15
1685.05.27.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0057_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by Anookamaug and others for land to be set aside for an Indian Plantation
Original Date Description: 
1685.05.27
1781.01.01.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request that the Indian land purchased by Joseph Parker be confirmed to him by the General Court
Original Date Description: 
1781.01.01
1853.02.19.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request that the Trustee be authorized to convey and confirm unto Sarah Philips Walker such lands as she has rights to
Original Date Description: 
1853.02.19