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Colony of New-Hampshire. By the Council and Assembly, a proclamation.

Colony of New-Hampshire. By the Council and Assembly, a proclamation.

Whereas the Congress of this colony have, agreeable to a recommendation from the honorable Continental Congress, resolved on, and form"d themselves upon a plan of government by a Council and House of Representatives ..

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Published by Printed by Daniel Fowle. in Portsmouth [N.H.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Hampshire -- Politics and government -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 14902.
    ContributionsNew Hampshire. House of Representatives., New Hampshire. Provincial Congress.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14612620M

    CONGRESS AT EXETER, January 5, VOTED, That this Congress take up CIVIL GOVERNMENT for this colony in manner and form following, viz. WE, the members of the Congress of New Hampshire, chosen and appointed by the free suffrages of the people of said colony, and authorized and empowered by them to meet together, and use such means and pursue such measures as we should judge best . Government. The colonial government, established in by Penn's Frame of Government, consisted of an appointed Governor, the proprietor (Penn), a member Provincial Council, and a larger General General Assembly, also known as the Pennsylvania Provincial Assembly, was the largest and most representative branch of government, but had little power.


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Meshech Weare (), graduated from Harvard in [ ]. That the laws of the Colony shall begin in the following style, viz. " Be it enacted by the Council and General Assembly of this Colony, and it is hereby enacted by authority of the same: " that all commissions, granted by the Governor or Vice-President, shall run thus-" The Colony of New-Jersey to A.

greeting: " and that all writs shall. The governments of the Thirteen Colonies of British America developed in the 17th and 18th centuries under the influence of the British the Thirteen Colonies had become the United States, the experience under colonial rule would inform and shape the new state constitutions and, ultimately, the United States Constitution.

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New Hampshire's Historical Covered Bridges Price: $. Colony Of New Hampshire A Brief History "New Hampshire derives its name from Hampshire County in England, and was first applied to the territory inin honor of Captain John Mason, Governor of Portsmouth, in Hampshire, England, and also the proprietor of the territory now so called.

New seal proclamation Governor and Council sworn An establishment of church of England not feasible New Hampshire (Colony) Probate Court Full view - Provincial and State Papers, Volume 12 New Hampshire (Colony).

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New Hampshire continued a part of Massachusetts untilwhen the king separated them. He joined them again in ; but they were finally separated inand New Hampshire again became a royal province, the president and council being appointed by the Crown and the. IN CONGRESS AT EXETER, January 5, VOTED, That this Congress take up CIVIL GOVERNMENT for this colony in manner and form following, viz.

WE, the members of the Congress of New Hampshire, chosen and appointed by the free suffrages of the people of said colony, and authorized and empowered by them to meet together, and use such means and pursue such measures as we.

The town was the center of New Hampshire's colonial life. Colonists valued education and afterNew Hampshire law required that every town of 50 householders or more had a schoolhouse. Church was an important center of town life and all colonists were expected to attend services.

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Before this time Robert Mason had made such vigorous efforts to place before James II the Masonian claim to this territory that the king now appointed him to a seat in the New Hampshire Assembly.

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There is also a legislative assembly of 29 members, representing 15 electoral districts; the franchise being extended to white and coloured men of 21 years of age at least, resident in the colony for not less than twelve months, and possessing land of a value of 5 or more, or being householders for six months at a rental not less than £2: 18s.

On the 18th of September,New Hampshire was constituted a separate province with a government of its own, vested in a president and council ap- pointed by the King and an assembly chosen by the people.^^ Ey the royal commission which established this government, liberty of conscience was allowed to all Protestants, and it was stipulated.

- Grant of Land North of the Saco River to Thomas Lewis and Richard Bonighton by the Council for New England; February - Sir Robert Heath's Patent 5 Charles 1st; October, - Royal Commission for Regulating Plantations; April - Declaration for Resignation of the Charter by the Council for New England; April The Colonial Records of New Hampshire have been microfilmed on sixteen reels and contain thirty-three volumes of material.

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