Documents Relative to the Colonial History; Procured in Holland, England and France
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1858 edition. Excerpt: ...& to add any thing of Connecticut to Boston is the most unproportionable thing in the world they having already a hundred times more Land, Riches & People than this Province & yet the Charge of this Governm' more than that They have a vast advantage by that Branch of this Government which was lately annexed to them My Lord I hope if ye French should pursue this Warr, his Maty will lay his other Plantations Commands on all the Governors of the Neighbouring Colonies & Plantations to against the French P be aiding & assisting to one another with men and money revenue Lord, Mr Graham & Mr Courtlandt will send accounts, to Mr Blathwayt, of the Revenue and notwithstanding it is much lessened, by the French diverting the Beaver Trade I doubt not but there will be a better account of it this year than ever was had in Mr Santens time I could wish it were his Majestys Pleasure that Mr Graham were made Collector & Mr Courtlandt Auditor of his MatT'" Revenue of this Province with such Salary as his Ma'? thinks fitt (it being the only Employment most necessary for his Ma, y" service) to auditt all the accompts-that from time to time must be sent over, I know them both to be very just persons who for no consideration whatsoever, would do contrary to the Trust reposed in them, the Kings Attorney requested me to represent to his Maty that a Salary may be settled upon that Place as is on those of the like imployment in other his Matys Plantations in America, he has & does his Maty good service therefore I desire your Lodp to recommend it The Revenue was My Lord in Mr Satens time so much of the Revenue never went through my.hortinMrsantcn'. handg ftg WQuld pay Estabiishment the Judges & Officers The Garrison paid The...
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