House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P025A.pdf)
36 Petition of Josiah Morrill to be relieved on account of an injury sustained by him while doing military duty, was read and referred to the committee on applications from sick + wounded soldiers. Sent up for concurrence.
[left column] Petitions of Calvin Robbins " of Moses Twitchell " of Jonathan Willey " of Daniel Emery [right column] all praying for leave to change their names
were severally read + referred to the committee on change of names.
Petition of William Frost +als of Mosaic Lodge to be incorporated. " of Issachar Kimball +als of Lyman to be incorporated as Propr of a meetinghouse " of Jonathan Barker +als of Bridgton to be formed into a parish were severally read + referred to the committee on the incorporation of Parishes +c. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of James McLellan +als for an alteration of the Fish Inspection Laws " of Horatio G Balch +als of East Machias respecting the fishery in said town " of Samuel Shaw +als on the subject of the fisheries in Prospect River were severally read and referred to the committee on Interior Fisheries. Sent up for concurrence.
[left column] Petition of the Inh of Thomaston + " of Inh of Camden [right column} praying for an alteration of the lawrelating to the inspection of lime + lime casks
were severally read + referred to the committee on manufactures. Sent up for concurrence.
And the House adjourned.
James L. Child
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