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1680.10.13.00_page1 petitions_masa_na_45X_0112_0024_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for the liberty to build a parsonage and to establish Nathaniel Gookin as minister
1680.10.0.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0045_0006.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment
1765.10.31.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0073_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Christiantown, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking authorization to sell land at Natick, held by Zerviah Abraham Ompany, and the avails, less a small amount to build a house, to be transferred to the guardians of the Indians at Martha's Vineyard and held in interest of said Ompany
1742.03.17.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0084_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking authorization to grant six acres of common land to Rev. Oliver Peabody as a token of respect and gratitude
1742.03.23.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0086_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Moses and Joshua Waban asking permission to sell land in order to care and support their ailing mother and to settle debts accrued by Moses due to illness
1740.01.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0050_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Nipmuc
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by John Chandler and William Lyon seeking seeking direction from the Court in the distribution of funds derived from the sale of a tract of land belonging to the late Samuel Pegan
1671.06.03.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0023_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Pocumtuck
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Alquat And Walumpe of Pohassick seeking payment for land illegally claimed by Westfield residents
1681.10.12_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0039_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Wamesit, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Waban and other Indians from Natick, Punkapoag, and Wamesit seeking compensation for land granted to the English
1774.01.25.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0130_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request to the Court for a grant to relieve her from her debt and support her poor health
1676.01.24.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
1783.06.06.02_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0144_0025_0002.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for liberty to sell as much of her land at Natick as is necessary to pay her debts and support her in her sickness
1771.04.26.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0113_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A resolution dismissing Joseph Buckminster, John Clark, and John Jones, Guardians of the Natick Indians, from their duties