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House Journal 1822 (30-318937-016A.pdf)

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20 [petitions] to be incorporated as a a town by the name of Franklin - of plantation No 5 - second range in the County of Somerset to be incorporated into a town by the name of Wellington -


[remonstrances] Remonstrances of the Town of Buckfield against the erection of a new County from a part of the Counties of Oxford, Somerset, & Kennebec - of the town of Starks agst. the annexation of Lot No 29 in Said town to the town of Industry - of the town of Norway against the erection of a new^ County to be composed of towns from Oxford, Somerset & Kennebec - of John Hardison and others inhabitants of plantation No 9 agst. the petition of David Hooper & others praying to be incorporated - of the Town of Fryeburg agst. the erection of a new County to be composed of Towns from Oxford, Somerset and Kennebec - were severally read and referenced to the committee on incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurrence.

[petitions] Petitions, of John Means & Benjamin Gray a committee of the town of Sedgwick for leave to sell parsonage and school lands - of the Selectmen of Putnam to have their doings made legal - of the Selectmen of Pittston for further time to locate certain lands granted them to aid them in erecting and maintaining a Bridge over Worromontogus stream in said town - were severally read & referred to the committee on new trials.

Petitions, of Peleg Tallman and others for a revision of certain fish laws - of Samuel Hadlock & others inhabitants of Mt Desert of the subject of the fisheries east of Penobscot River - were severally read and referred to the committee on interior fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1822

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