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Senate Journal 1836 (30-318513-P020B.pdf)

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Petition of Amos Decker and others, praying that townships No 2&3, third Range Bingham Purchase, east of Kennebec River may be incorporated into a town by the name of Benton; -"- of Jesse Brown and others, praying to be annexed to the town of Raymond; -"- of Charles Leavens and others praying that a tract of land may be taken from the town of Brewer and be annexed to the town of Edington with the inhabitants thereon; Bill to incorporate the town of Bridgeport, severally read and referred to the Joint Standing Committee on the Incorporation of Towns. Sent down for concurrence. Concurred.

Petition of James Crosby and others, praying to be set off from Hampden to Bangor; -"- of John Barker praying to be set off from Hallowell to Pittston; -"- of William Walker and others, praying to be set off from Freeport to North Yarmouth; -"- of Thomas J. Ridlon and others, praying to be set off from Baldwin to Sebago; -"- of William Fitch and another, praying that part of Baldwin be set off to Sebago; -"- of Enoch Craig Jr. and others praying to be set off from Freeman to Strong; -"- of Henry Dodge and others, praying to be set off from Montville to Freedom; -"- of Samuel Allen and others, praying to be set off from Bowdoinham to Richmond; -"- of Nathaniel Brackett and others, praying to be set off from the town of Cornish to Limerick; -"- of Peter Gilman, praying to be set off from East Pond Plantation to Norridgewock;

Description: The journal of the Senate 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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