The Public Records of the Colony of Connecticut [1636-1776]; Transcribed and Published, (in Accordance with a Resolution of the General Assembly) ...

The Public Records of the Colony of Connecticut [1636-1776]; Transcribed and Published, (in Accordance with a Resolution of the General Assembly) ...

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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. 1859 edition. Excerpt: ... Andross. New Yorke, 29th March, 1680. To the Honble William Leete Esqr Governor of his Maj'iee Colony of Conecticutt, These, at Hartford. For his Maties speciall service. Matthias Nicolls, Secry. No. XXIV. SIR EDMOND ANDROS TO GOV. LEETE AND THE ASSISTANTS. Miscellaneous, T. 1. Honblc S" Being informed by Deposicons here taken upon oath that Coll. Goth hath been and is still kept and consealed by Capt. Joseph Bull and his sonns in the Towne of Hartford undr the name of Mr. Cooke, the sd Goth and Coll. Whaley (who is since dead in yor parts) haveing been persued as Traitors, that I may not be wanting in my duty, doe hereby give you the above intimacon, noe ways doubting of yor loyalty in every respect, and remaine, A grant from " Romanock of Aspetock" of " one percell of land commonly called by the name of Aspitock,"to his daughter Praske, Called by the English Ann, dated Sept. llth, 1660, is recorded in Col. Bee. of Deeds &c. I. 290. New Yorke, Your affectionate neighbour and May 18'b, 1680. humble Servant, E. Andross. Presently upon receipt of this letter, June 10th, 80, the Govr, Major Tallcott & the Secretary being (when they received the letter) together, ordered the Secretary to send forth a warrant to the constables of Hartford to make search for sd Col. Goif, in the letter mentioned, which was done accordingly before we parted. The coppy of ye warr' --To the Constables of Hartford. Whereas Sr Edmond Andross Governor of N. Yorke, by his letters to us just now received, hath certifyed to vs that CaptTos. Bull & his sonns of this Town doe conceale Col. Goffe under the name of Mr. Cooke, These are therefore in his Matie- name to will & require you and strictly to charge & command you, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 226 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 413g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236570723
  • 9781236570727