Laws of the State of New-York: Comprising the Constitution, and the Acts of the Legislature Since the Revolution, from the First to the Twentieth Session, Inclusive

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Thomas Greenleaf, 1797 - Law
 

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Page 46 - ... or them, in his, her, or their private or natural capacity or capacities, and shall be assignable and negotiable in like...
Page 52 - ... a good musket or firelock, a sufficient bayonet and belt, two spare flints, and a knapsack, a pouch, with a box therein to contain not less than twenty-four cartridges suited to the bore, of his musket or firelock, each cartridge to contain a proper quantity of powder and ball; or with a good rifle, knapsack, shot pouch, and powder horn, twenty balls, suited to the bore of his rifle, and a quarter of a pound of powder...
Page 52 - ... and to each battalion, one major; to each company, one captain, one lieutenant, one ensign, four sergeants, four corporals, one drummer, and one fifer or bugler. That there shall be a regimental staff, to consist of one adjutant and one...
Page 56 - You, AB, do swear that you will well and truly try and determine, according to evidence, the matter now before you, between the United States of America and the prisoner to be tried, and that you will duly administer justice, according to the provisions of 'An act establishing Rules and Articles for the government of the armies of the United States...
Page 52 - States; and all persons who now are or may hereafter be exempted by the laws of the respective states...
Page 52 - ... shall severally and respectively be enrolled in the militia by the captain or commanding officer of the company, within whose bounds such citizen shall reside, and that within twelve months after the passing of this act.
Page 162 - ... said corporation, and for the more effectual promoting, increasing and preserving the said library, and the same or any of them to alter, amend or repeal, from time to time, as they or a major part of them so met shall think proper : Provided, Such laws, constitutions, regulations or ordinances be not repugnant to the laws of this state.
Page 27 - Persons claiming or to claim by from or under him her or them or any of them by Virtue of...
Page 24 - ... and the other moiety to the party who shall sue for the same, to be recovered with costs of suit, in any court of record, having cognizance thereof, by action of debt.
Page 183 - ... regularly enter in a book, to be by him provided and kept for that purpose...

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