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Registres du gouvernement britannique à Annapolis Royal, 1713-1749

Minutes of H. M. Council, 1720-1742. 349

Then His Honour also Acquainted ye Board, that Mr Vane having Delivered him Several Papers, which Mr Charles Dentremon of Pobomcoup had Recovered from the Indians, he Judged proper to Communicate them to ye Board for their Perusal & Consideration, which being Only Vizt

     A Letter of Attorney from Valentine Lock of Crookittstaff in the County of ye City of Dublin Dyer &ca To Andrew Buckler of Bridgetown in the Island of Barbados Mercht to Act in his own Right by Virtue of his Purchase Dated ye 18th Day of Augt 1735. Under the Lord Mayor's Seal, the said Letter being Witnessed by Thomas Corker, Willm Matthews & Willm Smoke bearing Date the sd 18th Day of Augst 1735. With an Affidavit thereonto Annex'd by Willm Matthews ye 19th August 1735: Before the Right Honble Nathaniel Kane Esqe Lord Mayor of the City of Dublin, to which the Seal of his Mayorality is Affixed; & a Copy of Sd Letter and Affidavit

     An Indented Deed of Purchase from Valentine Lock to Andrew Buckler for some Houses, Land and Negroes in ye said Island of Barbadoes Made ye 18th Augst 1735. With Mr Locks Receipt thereon for five Shills Sterling in full of ye Consideration Money mentioned in ye Sd Deed Dated ye [blank] Day of Augt 1735 being both Executed in the Presence of the Afore Sd Witnesses, Whereunto are Subjoined and Annex'd an Affidavit of Willm Matthew's under the Lord [443] Lord Mayor's Seal ye 19 Augst 1735. And a Certificate Signed William Parr Deputy Register Signifying that a Memorial of the within written Deed was Entered in the Registers Office in the City of Dublin ye 19th Day of Augst 1735. at half an hour after five a Clock in ye afternoon in Lib: 81 Page 163 & Number 56593 And ye Execution of the sd Deed & Memorial was Duely proved pursuant to an Act of Parliament in that Case made and Provided. The Registers fees being 3/6d

     A Copy of ye Sd Deed of Purchase & of the Receipt for ye Consideration Money writt on three Sheets of Paper


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