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135

. Trial of James Kilner for Assault at sea, . . . . 79

Trial of Charles Pickering & Samuel Buckley, for counter-

feiting, . . . . ..

84-89

Proposals for an English School, by Enoch Flower,
· Anthony Weston, sentenced to be whipt, .
· Trial of Margaret Matson, for Witchcraft,

Tax proposed upon Liquors imported, .
Complaints of aggression by the Marylanders,

114, 188

Commission of Provincial Judges,

120

Condemnation of the ship Harp of London,

122

Boundaries of Chester county, . .

126

66 of Bucks, 6 .

130

James the Second proclaimed at Philadelphia, i.

132

Declaration of the Assembly against Nicholas Moore,. .

Proceedings thereon in Council, . . 138, 139, 140, 141

Several additional Laws promulgated, . . . 171

Refusal of Council to admit William Dyer, as a member, : 197

Sundry proposals agreed on by the Assembly, . . 203

Letter of Thomas Lloyd to Governor Blackwell & Council, 236

Deposition of Zachariah Whitpaine, relative to the abdication

of James the Second,

Petition relative to the bounds of Chester county, : 263

Depositions of John Blunston, Thomas Usher and others,

concerning the same, .

. . 264

Proceedings of Council on the subject, . 264, 265, 266

Writt of Election for members of Provincial Council, . 280

Debate concerning the mode of Election, . . . 281

Speech of Governor Blackwell to the Assembly, ..

286

Declaration of the Governor and Assembly, .

297

Communication of the Governor concerning danger from the

Papist & Indians, .

. . 299

Letter from the principal Secretary of State to Governor

Blackwell, · ·

302

Valedictory speech of Governor Blackwell,

312

Commissions from William Penn to the Council, . 315, 316

Letter from William Penn to Council, .

316

Instructions for the Government of Pennsylvania,

318

Declaration of Allegiance signed by the Council,

OI James the second,

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Instructions to Lacy Cock, relating to a journey among the

Indians, . . .

. . 334

Commission to Benjamin Fletcher, constituting him Vice

Admiral, . . . . . . . 345

Benjamin Fletcher's Commission to Wm. Markham, consti-

tuting him Deputy Vice Admiral, .

Commission to Benjamin Fletcher to be Captain General and

Governor in Chief of the Province of Pennsylvania and

County of Newcastle, .

Benjamin Fletcher's commission to be Captain General and

Governor in Chief of New York, .

Conference between Governor Fletcher, and Indians from

the upper part of the river, . . .

. 372

Order of Council relative to fees paid to the clerk of Phila-

delphia market, . . . . . 382

Letter of Governor Fletcher relative to the appointment of

a commissioner to meet those of the other provinces at

New York, . . . . . .

Regulations of the Philadelphia market, .

Proceedings of the commissioners met at New York to agree

upon a quota of men and money for the defence of that

province, . . . . . .

391

Information against Ann Le Tort,

396 ·

Governor Fletcher's speech to the Assembly, .

398

Address of the Assembly to Governor Fletcher, .

402

Governor Fletcher's answer, . . . , 402

Second address of the Assembly to Governor Fletcher re-

lative to confirming the Laws of the province, ..
Titles of Laws in force in 1693, . . . .
Remonstrance of the Assembly to Governor Fletcher, May

17th, 1693, . .
Conference between a Committee of the Assembly and Go-

vernor Fletcher, . . i

Conference between the Assembly and a committee of the

Council, 1. . . . . . 418

Answer of the Council to the Remonstrance of the Assembly, 423

Several Discourses between Governor Fletcher and Commit-

tees of the Assembly,

425, 426, 427, 428, 429

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• Examination of Ann Le Tort, .

435

Petition of Philip England relative to a ferry over Schuylkill, 437

Discourse between William Markham and some Delaware

Indians, . . . . . . 447

Letter from Governor Fletcher to Lieutenant Governor

Markham and Council, i

453

Remonstrance of the Assembly, April 11th, 1694, .. 456

Governor Fletcher's speech to the Assembly, May 23d, 1694, 459

Table showing the amount of Tax levied and paid in each

county at the rate of one penny in the pound, . 462

Governor Fletcher's speech, May 29th, 1694, . . 463

June 2d, “

466

June 7th, " . .

June 9th, « . . 470

Remonstrance of Assembly in answer to the Queen's Letter,

William and Mary's Letters patent restoring William Penn

to the government of Pennsylvania, . . . 473

Commission of William Markham to be Governor under

William Penn, of Pennsylvania and countries annexed, 474

Commission to John Goodson and Samuel Carpenter to be

assistants, . . . . . . . 475

Speech of Governor Markham to the Council June 29, 1695, 480

to the Assembly May 20, 1695, 484

" " " 29, “ 486

« « Sept. 10, “ 490

Answer of the Assembly,. . . . . 491

Speech of Governor Markham to the Council, September
28th, 1696, . .

495

Record of the Road from Tho. Parson's water bridge race to

Oxford, in Oxford Creek, behind Dan Street's house, 501

Record of the road from Richard Dungworth's mill to Thos.

Parson's grist mill, . . . . . 501

Record of the road from Dunken William's landing to the

old king's road,

502

Speech of Governor Markham to the Assembly, October 30th
1696.

505

Report of the Assembly relative to raising money,

507

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