Overseers/Guardians

Summary: 
A resolve directing the guardians of the Hassanamisco Indians to deliver unto Patience Gimbee her inheritance
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1776.10.11.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0210_0003_0002.jpg
Summary: 
A request of Patience Gimbee for a resolution to a dispute concerning the estate of her late sister
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1776.08.26.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0210_0003_0001.jpg
Summary: 
A request of Lydia Squinn seeking authorization to sell land to John Frye in order to pay debts
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Fall River/Troy
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1772.01.06.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0114_0001.jpg
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
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
1752.12.01.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0036_0001.jpg
Summary: 
A request from Peter Brand, an Indian physician of Natick, asking for a stay of execution in a land dispute with John Drury
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1752.11.19.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0034_0001.jpg
Summary: 
An order empowering Ephraim Curtis to sell 50 acres of Indian land in Natick for the benefit of Martha Bowman and her heirs
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1752.12.08.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0032_0036_0003.jpg
Summary: 
A resolution empowering the guardians to sell five and three quarters acres of land owned by Lydia Squinn in order to pay debts
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Fall River/Troy
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1772.04.14.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0114_0002.jpg
Summary: 
A request of Samuel Chandler and other representatives for the original proprietors of Hassanamisco asking for intervention in a land dispute between the Indians and other proprietors who Chandler and others believe do not have any land claims
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1739.05.30.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0038_0001.jpg
Summary: 
A request of Samuel Abraham, Sr., a Natick Indian, asking permission to sell some land in order to build a house, stating that he is "weary of living in a wigwam"
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1726.12.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0024_0001.jpg
Summary: 
Order on the request by Samuel Morse asking to be empowered to sell land belonging to a minor Indian child for the purpose of providing care to said child
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1756.06.09.00_page1.jpg