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Collection Reference Number GLC02542.24
From Archive Folder Collection of correspondence of the North Family 
Title Document empowering John North to protect lands of Plymouth proprietors
Date 12 November 1751
Author Goodwin, Samuel (fl. 1751-1773)  
Document Type Legal document; Land transaction document
Content Description Goodwin empowers Captain John North to do what he feels is necessary to protect lands belonging to the Plymouth proprietors. Tells him if someone wants to lease it for a year they will need a bond of performance of 1000 pounds. Says that of any wood cut on the property, the proprietors will have one shilling a cord. Also says to give Mr. Daniel Night a lease of Damers Cove Island on the same conditions. Says the yearly rent is four pounds.
Subjects Land Transaction  Military History  Finance  Landlord and Tenant  Militia  Military History  
People North, John (fl. 1758-1760)  
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Agriculture; Industry
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859