Complaints

Summary: 
A request from Leah Chalcom and other Indian woman asking permission to sell land at Natick
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request from the Indian proprietors of Oyster Island, heirs of Simon Wicket, seeking authority to sell the island in order to satisfy debts
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A committee report on the request from the Indian proprietors of Oyster Island, heirs of Simon Wicket, seeking authority to sell the island in order to satisfy debts
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request for and confirmation of the title to a tract of land at Natick
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request of Peter Ephraim and other Indians relative to Richard Thayer's land claim in Hassanamesit
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A complaint by Zerviah Gould Mitchell regarding the illegal cutting and sale of wood from her land and a request for a legislative inquiry and redress
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Fall River/Troy
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request of Phebe Gould for the appointment of a suitable person to sell her interest in land in order to pay the debts of her deceased mother, Lydia Squinn
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Fall River/Troy
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request from Sarah Berry, Jerusha Hawkins, and their respective families, Ponkapaug Indians, for relief from taxes
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request for the protection of the Tribe's wood resources and the removal and replacement of their guardian
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request for intercession on behalf of white proprietors due to encroachments by Chappaquiddick Indians
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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