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1753.12.10.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0061_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking liberty to sell as much land as necessary to settle debts accrued in the medical care of various family members, together with an order from the Court granting said request with certain stipulations
Original Date Description: 
1753.12.10
1630.00.00.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
A summary of various French and English explorations and colonial settlement of New England
Original Date Description: 
1630.00.00
1748.02.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0137_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by Mary Plimton for the payment of debts accrued in the nursing and burial of Sarah Quill, includes the order and allowance by the Legislature
Original Date Description: 
1748.02.00
1744.02.08.01_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0118_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Cape Cod
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Request by the Selectmen of Braintree to be reimbursed for expenses paid for the final sickness, funeral, and burial of an Indian soldier
Original Date Description: 
1744.02.08
1768.06.27.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0099_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Chappaquiddick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of John Norton, agent to the Proprietors of Chappaquiddick, that the General Court act upon a petition from the previous year relating to the confirmation of title for lands purchased from the Indians
Original Date Description: 
1768.06.27
1739.12.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0046_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Cape Cod
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for reimbursement for expenses provided for the last sickeness, funeral, and burial of an elderly Cape Cod Indian woman
Original Date Description: 
1739.12.00
1748.05.11.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0137_0002.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
Town Officials statement attesting to the death of Sarah Quill and providing more information about her
Original Date Description: 
1748.05.11
1743.05.26.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0109_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Samuel Abraham seeking permission to sell ten acres of his common land at Natick in order to settle debts
Original Date Description: 
1743.05.26
1765.01.30.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0068_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request and account from Alden Briggs on behalf of the Town of Duxbury for compensation for the care and support of Hannah Cowett
Original Date Description: 
1765.01.30
1741.03.26.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0060_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Request for reimbursement for care and funeral expenses for a tribal member
Original Date Description: 
1741.03.26
1685.05.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0054_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Request by the Secretary of the Colony to further along a request to sell Indian land, which he would himself purchase
Original Date Description: 
1685.05.00
1760.04.21.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0030_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
An order on the request of Mary Tom, of Natick, the sole heir to the estate of her mother and father, empowering Moses Fiske, as administrator, to sell land in order to settle debts
Original Date Description: 
1760.04.21