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1698.05.25.01_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0105_0005_0003.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A certification agreeing to the request of Thomas How seeking authorization to purchase a small parcel of land from James Robin, an Indian man at Hassanamisco
Original Date: 
1698.05.25
1758.05.31.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0016_0001.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Benjamin Wiser of Worcester on behalf of himself, Sarah Printer, Leah Chalcom, Judah Ephraim, Elizabeth Camacho and mary Ephraim, seeking permission to sell the late Samuel Tobumso's land in Natick
Original Date: 
1758.05.31
1759.09.24.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0027_0001.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Sarah Rumneymarsh, widow of Samuel Rumneymarsh, who considering her age, infirmity, and dire financial condition, seeks authorization to sell land
Original Date: 
1759.09.24
1759.10.17.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0027_0002.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
An order empowering Sarah Rumneymarsh together with the guardian of the Natick Indians to sell Indian land in Natick for the benefit of said Rumneymarsh
Original Date: 
1759.10.17
1776.03.11.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0208_0002_0003.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Elizabeth Sampson for a resolution to a dispute concerning the estate of her father, Andrew Abraham
Original Date: 
1776.03.11
1776.08.26.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0210_0003_0001.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Patience Gimbee for a resolution to a dispute concerning the estate of her late sister
Original Date: 
1776.08.26
1776.10.11.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0210_0003_0002.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A resolve directing the guardians of the Hassanamisco Indians to deliver unto Patience Gimbee her inheritance
Original Date: 
1776.10.11
1772.04.14.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0114_0002.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Fall River/Troy
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A resolution empowering the guardians to sell five and three quarters acres of land owned by Lydia Squinn in order to pay debts
Original Date: 
1772.04.14
1744.03.16.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0120_0001.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary: 
A request from the Nipmuc Indians in Grafton asking that the current trustees be dismissed and that new trustees be appointed in their place, ones that live nearer to the community
Original Date: 
1744.03.16
1752.11.19.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0034_0001.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request from Peter Brand, an Indian physician of Natick, asking for a stay of execution in a land dispute with John Drury
Original Date: 
1752.11.19
1752.12.08.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0036_0003.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, 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: 
1752.12.08
1752.12.01.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0036_0001.jpg
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary: 
A request from John Curtis of Worcester, attorney, on behalf of Martha Bowman and her heirs, to sell, for their benefit, certain lands in Natick
Original Date: 
1752.12.01

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