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House Journal 1825 (30-318940-P024A.pdf)

38 Petitions, of Cornelius Thomas of Bowdoin to alter the line between that town & Lisbon - - of Nathaniel Corson of Dearborn to be annexed to Waterville - - of Elijah Low & all of Frankfort to be annexed to Monroe - - of Plan. No 16. Washington County to be incorporated by name of Baring - - of Levi Whitman & al to set of certain lots of land from Paris to Norway - were referred to the committee on incorporation of towns. Sent up for concurred[concurrence].

Remonstrances, of James Gower & al agst incorporation of plantation No 7 - of Aaron Brown & als agst alteration of dividing line between Cornville & Athens - - of Plamentin Dagget & als agst. pet. of H & H Mantorr & B. C. Norton & als - were referred task mentioned committee - Sent up for concurrence

Petitions of Benjamin & al for a New trial - - of William Bowman of Wiscasset fo a new trial - - of Selectmen of Athens that the doings of said town may be made valid - - of Thomas Farrington & als of Fryeburg Addition to be added to Representation district & - - of William Hilton & als to be defunded a certain sum of money paid by them for breach of a certain laws} - of Inhabitants of Durham for a New trial were severally read & referred to the committee on new trials. Sent up for concurrence.

Petitions of William McGloufton & als to remove the destructions in Pennaquan River - - of Saml Kelley & als for authority to erect a toll Bridge from Calair across to a certain Island - were, severally read & referred to the committee on turnpikes, bridges & Canals - Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Nathaniel Cushman of Belmont for a pension was read and referred to the committee on sick and wounded soldiers. Sent up for concurrence.

Petition of Japbeth[?] C Washburn & als for a law to prohibit Pedlars & from vending their wares - was read & referred tot Messrs Chapman of Vienna, Butterfield of Farmington & Wingate of Bath -

Petition of Thomas Merrill for authority to change his name - was read & referred to the committee on change of names.

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: 1825

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