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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P084B.pdf)

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159. Monday February 8 1836

Met according to adjournment.

Petition of Nathan H & Sarah Trickey for leave to change their names was read & referred to the Committee on change of Names.

Resolve in favor of William Jordan Jur was read once & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d Readg

Bill - An Act to establish the Piscataqua Ferry Company was read a 1st and 2d time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

Communications from William T Vaughan Clerk of the Courts - Cumberland Co. Joseph A Deane Clerk of the Courts Hancock County were severally read & referred in concurrence to the Committee on Capital punishments.

Land Agents Report was referred in concurrence to the Committee on State Lands -

Leave to Withdraw was ordered in concurrence with the Senate on the petition of John Sears & others -

Petition of Edward Baker & others of Eastport to be incorporated as a Manufacturing Comp was read & referred in concurrence, to the Committee on Manufactures.

Petition of Nathan Stanley & others for aid, referred in Senate to Messrs Kelsey, McInitre & Robinson with such as the House may join, came down for concur

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: 1836

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