Property Issues

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
1737.12.24.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0034_0003.jpg
Summary: 
A complaint of encroachments on their common lands by non-Natives and a request for the appointment of commissioners to investigate and to apportion lands to families
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Deep Bottom
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A complaint of encroachments on her lands by non-Natives and a request for redress for her losses and to apportion lands to families
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Deep Bottom
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A complaint that the mill of Samuel Stratton is negatively affecting the improvements of William Boden
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request of Prince Vitto that the Court corroborate and confirm his title to land sold to him by Job Comecho
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
An order that an inquiry be made into Asa Drury's purchase of Indian land to include the value of the money paid and of the land sold
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
An order that an inquiry be made into William Boden's purchase of Indian land to include the value of the money paid and of the land sold
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1784.02.06.00_page1.jpg
Summary: 
A request that the Indian land he purchased, unknowingly in violation of the law, be confirmed to him by the General Court
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request that the Indian land he purchased, unknowingly in violation of the law, be confirmed to him by the General Court
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
1784.01.30.00_page1.jpg