Ecclesiastical Records of the State of New York Volume 3

Ecclesiastical Records of the State of New York Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...from them was presented to her Majesty, praying to be taken under her protection and settled in the plantations; which petition, was by her Majesty's Command referred to the Commissioners of Trade, (April 20th No. 3) to find out a fit place to settle them and how to transport them: The Commissioners of Trade certify (April 26) they are too poor to subsist without her Majesty's Bounty; which was, by order of the Lord High Treasurer: Those people were subsisted and sent to New York, with the Lord Lovelace, at her Majesty's expense. The next year the Act for naturalizing foreign Protestants being past, great number of Palatines and some from other parts of Germany, came into Holland and from thence to England, at several times, being upon their first arrival in Holland, subsisted by the charity of Rotterdam, but afterwards at the Queen's expense; and transports and other ships, at her Majesty's charge provided, to bring them thither, as also all sorts of necessaries, during their voyage by Mr. Dayralle, her Majesty's Secretary at the Hague, who had received instructions from Mr. Secretary Bayle, (in her Majesty's name), to that purpose, pursuant to my Lord Duke of Marlborough's desire, signified by Mr. Cardonneli, in his letter of the 21st of May 1709 to Mr. Tilson, Secretary to Mr. Bayle; and at the same time he was told that my Lord Treasurer has wrote to Mr. Bridges, the paymaster to order Mr. Sweet at Amsterdam to supply him with such sums of money, as that service should require. Pursuant to these instructions Mr. Dayralle from time to time informed Mr. Secretary Bayle of the number of Palatines arrived in Holland and what were embarked for England, with the Intelligence he received of more, that were coming, as appears more

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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 22mm | 767g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236769244
  • 9781236769244