Documents Relating to the Colonial, Revolutionary and Post-revolutionary History of the State of New Jersey: Documents relating to the history of the state

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Page 29 - An Act for the further security of His Majesty's person and Government, and the succession of the Crown in the Heirs of the late Princess Sophia, being Protestants, and for extinguishing the hopes of the pretended Prince of Wales, and his open and secret abettors...
Page 350 - ... for the hearing and determining all causes, as well criminal as civil, according to law and equity, and, as near as may be, agreeable to the laws of England...
Page 274 - With these our instructions you will receive our commission...
Page 563 - Given under my hand and seal, this day of , in the year of our Lord , at , in the [county] aforesaid.
Page 194 - Instructions and authorities herewith given you, or by such further Powers Instructions and Authorities as shall at any time hereafter be granted or appointed you under our Signet and sign Manual or by Our Order in our Privy Council...
Page 57 - Judges of the Court from whence such Appeal shall be so made, to you our Captain General, or to the Commander in Chief for the Time being, and to our said Council, as aforesaid, shall not be admitted to vote...
Page 56 - You are to take Care that no Man's Life, Member, Freehold, or Goods be taken away or harmed in our said Province, otherwise then by established and known Laws, not repugnant to, but as much as may be agreeable to the Laws of England.
Page 24 - ... such further powers, instructions and authorities, as shall at any time hereafter be granted or appointed you, under our signet and sign manual, or by our order in our privy council...
Page 354 - ... as a slave or slaves, or for the purpose of his, her, or their being imported, or brought as a slave or slaves into any island, colony, country, territory...
Page 243 - To whom we do acknowledge all Faith and constant Obedience, with all hearty and humble Affection ; beseeching God, by Whom Kings and Queens do reign, to bless the Royal Prince Edward the Seventh, with long and happy Years to reign over Us.

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