Appointment of a Committee to Inquire into Mohegan Complaints

Upon the report of the committee respecting the difficulties subsisting among the Mohegan Indians, this

Assembly do appoint Jonathan Trumbull and Jabez Huntington, Esqs., together with the overseers of said Indians, a committee to repair to Mohegan or some place near thereto as soon as may be and convene said Indians, or so many of them as they may think proper, before them and make due enquiry into the matters of complaint and grievance, and endeavor to reconcile the contending parties, or persons and also proceed thereon as the exigence of the case may require and thereof make report to the General Assembly at their sessions in October next.

            Notation:                      May 1765 or 1766

Legislative Action:        Passed in the Upper House.  Test, George Wyllys, Secretary.  Concurred in the Lower House.  Test, William Pitkin, Jr., Clerk

Cataloguing:                262