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Page 309 - As a remarkable instance of this, I may point out to the public that heroic youth, Colonel Washington, whom I cannot but hope Providence has hitherto preserved in so signal a manner for some important service to his country.
Page 425 - I AB do solemnly, sincerely, and truly declare and affirm ;" which said affirmation or declaration shall be of the same force and effect in all courts of justice, and other places where by law an oath is required, as if such Quaker or Moravian had taken an oath in the usual form...
Page 293 - ... of the said Province, either by Land or Sea, into any of the ports of us, our...
Page 293 - BALTIMORE, his Heirs and Assigns, full and absolute Power and Authority to make, erect, and constitute, within the...
Page 405 - I DO hereby CERTIFY, That Daniel de Benneville, DM in the Pennsylvania Militia Hath voluntarily taken and subscribed the OATH of Allegiance and Fidelity, as directed by an ACT of General Assembly of Pennsylvania, passed the 13th day of June, AD 1777.
Page 290 - England ; and saving and reserving to us, our heirs and successors, the receiving, hearing, and determining of the appeal and appeals of all or any person or persons, of, in, or belonging to the territories...
Page 289 - ... with the advice, assent, and approbation of the freemen of the same province, or of the greater part of them, or of their delegates or deputies...
Page 289 - ... which laws, so as aforesaid to be published, our pleasure is, and so we enjoin, require, and command, shall be most absolute and available in law ; and that all the liege people and subjects of us, our heirs and successors, do observe and keep the same inviolable in those parts, so far as they concern them, under the pain therein expressed, or to be expressed.
Page 288 - ... two beaver skins, to be delivered at our said castle of Windsor on the first day of January in every year ; and also the fifth part of all gold and silver ore, which shall from time to time happen to be found within the limits aforesaid, clear of all charges.