The Charter of the City of New-York: Printed by Order of the Mayor, Recorder, Aldermen and Commonalty of the City Aforesaid. To which is Annexed, the Act of the General Assembly Confirming the Same

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W. Weyman, in Broad-Street, 1765 - Electronic books - 50 pages
 

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Page 17 - Contrary in any wise notwithstanding although express mention of the true yearly value or certainty of the premises or any of them or of any other gifts or grants by Us or by any of Our progenitors or predecessors heretofore made to the said...
Page 10 - Recorder or one of them for the time being to be there Shall and may forever hereafter have power and Authority by virtue of these presents to hear and determine all and all manner of petty Larcenies Riots Routs...
Page 7 - York, for the time being, and their successors, forever hereafter be, and shall be, by force of these presents, one body corporate and politic, in deed, fact and name, by the name of the mayor, aldermen and commonalty of the city of New York ; and them by the name of the mayor, aldermen and commonalty of the city of New York, one body corporate and politic...
Page 39 - ... a fit and discreet man to be, and who shall be, and be called, the Common clerk of the city aforesaid, to act and do all those things within the city aforesaid, and the limits and jurisdiction thereof, which to any Common clerk of or in any city, borough, or town incorporated, any where in that part of our kingdom of Great-Britain called England, by virtue of his office, can or ought to do.
Page 37 - And also that they, the said mayor, deputy mayor, recorder, and aldermen of the said city, for the time being, or any four or more of them, whereof we will the mayor or deputy mayor or recorder of the said city for the time being to be one, shall and may, forever hereafter...
Page 19 - Doubts Opinions Ambiguities Controversies or Debates as aforesaid or any other Questions or Doubts may or can arise And in Order thereunto we have thought fit them the said Inhabitants and Citizens of the Said City of New York (by whatsoever Name or Names they have been or were Incorporated or whether they have been or were heretofore Incorporated or not) into One body politick and Corporate by the Name of The Mayor Aldermen and Commonalty of the City of New York by our Letters to make...
Page 1 - Printed by Order of the Mayor, Recorder, Aldermen and Commonalty of the City aforesaid. To which is annexed. The Act of the General Assembly Confirming the same.
Page 30 - York belonging, or to them and their successors hereafter to belong; and all other things and causes whatsoever touching or concerning the said city or the state, right, and interest of the same ; provided that such laws be not contradictory or repugnant to the laws or statutes of that part of our kingdom of Great Britain called England or of our said province. Which laws, statutes...
Page 39 - And we do hereby, for us, our heirs, and successors, grant, order, and appoint that the sheriff and the coroner and other ministers and officers of the said city for the time being shall and may, and they are and each of them is hereby commanded, authorized, and fully...
Page 39 - And also, that forever hereafter, the common clerk of the city aforesaid, for the time being, shall also be clerk of the court of record, to be held before the Mayor...

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