Natick

Recent DH Items
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking confirmation of their ownership in various pieces of land, through the right of Mary Ompetowin Henry, at Natick and elsewhere and authorization to sell it for their support
Original Date Description: 
May 28, 1755
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request that the Court examine the conduct of one of the Trustees of the Natick Indians and offer relief to Benjamin Wiser, who claims to have suffered at the hands of the Trustee
Original Date Description: 
January 28, 1767
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request to the Court for liberty to sell her share of a ten acre parcel of land so as to mitigate the cost of her support
Original Date Description: 
January 29, 1767
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request to the Court for recovery of funds expended in the care of Sarah Wamsquam
Original Date Description: 
April 03, 1771
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request to the Court for a grant to relieve her from her debt and support her poor health
Original Date Description: 
January 25, 1774