House Journal 1828 (30-318943-P037B.pdf)
the committee on Turnpikes, Bridges, + Canals for concurrence & the House concurred. Report from John Crane + others taken from the last years files of the Senate, came from the Senate referred to the committee on incorporation of towns fr concurrence - and the House concurred.
Bill - additional to an act enabling the owners of Meeting Houses to manage the Same, laid on the table by Mr Cobb of Durham on leave given him for that purpose, was read once + tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a second reading.
Petitions of Frances Morrell praying for leave to change and of Burt Henry their names were read + referred to the committee on change of names.
Petition of Alexander McLellan &als of Gorham to be incorporated into a Society by the name of the Maine Mutual Fire Insurance Company, was read + referred to the committee on manufactures. Sent up for concurrence.
Petition of Jonathan Matthews &als Selectmen of Monson that Lot [parenthesis] Rider may be authorized to convey certain landsof Trustees of Bridgton Academy that their officers may be authorized to
[parens] qualify each other etc etc were read + referred to the committee and the Judiciary. Sent up for concurrence.
Petitions of James McWilliams &als of Dixfield to be set off to Mexico of New Sharon Musical Society to be incorporated also Remonstrance of Solomon Leland and others agst the petition of James McWilliams &als "of Daniel Barnard &als of 1st Parish in Bridgton "of Robert Andrews [re:Daniel Barnard, Robert Andrews] agst the petition of certain Inhabt of Bridgton to be incorporated as a Parish " of Inh of Mexico agst the petition of James McWilliams &als were severally and referred to the committee on the "
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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