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House Journal 1833 (30-318948-P031A.pdf)

52 Office of the Secretary of State - read and passed sent up for concurrence

The Committee on contested Elections to whom was referred the case of John Manchester Jr and Jacob Somes, each claiming a seat in the House as Representative from the District composed of Mr Desert, Cranberry, Isles act made a Report and submitted a Resolve which report was accepted and the Resolve ordered to lie on the table

Petition of Benjamin and Mary Harrington praying that a laws of matrimony between them was read and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary sent up for concurrence

Petition of the Proprietors of Androscoggin Bridge praying that an Act may be passed for the protection of said Bridge also

Remonstrance of E Richardson and others against the petition of W Bugbee and others were severally read and referred to the Committee on Turnpikes, Bridges and Canals sent up for concurrence

Petition of William Ward Jr and others praying to be set off from Belgrade and annexed to Sidney was read and referred to the Committee on Division of Towns sent up for concurrence

Petition of Inhabitants of Burtington, Clod Stream ect for aid to make a road through Cane belonging to the Steele was read and referred to the Committee on State Roads sent up for concurrence

Petition of John Wagg and John Goodale Woodcock each for change of noon were severally read and referred to the Committee on change of name

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: 1833

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