Resolve on the Petition of Patience Gimbee to the Massachusetts General Court

In the House of Representatives

Resolved that the prayer of the petitioner be granted and that the Trustees of the Indian affairs of the Town of Grafton be and they are hereby empowered to 1 call in and deliver to the petitioner so much of the said legacy as they shall think necessary to pay her just debts and for the present support of her family.

Legislative Action:

Sent up for concurrence, Samuel Freeman, Speaker Pro Tempore. 2 October 11, 1776  / In Council October 11, 1776.  Read and concurred, John Avery, Deputy Secretary.  Consented to James Bowdoin, Henry Gardner, Winthrop, Walter Spooner, William Sever, Benjamin Austin, T. Cushing, Samuel Holten, Daniel Hopkins, Moses Gill, William Phillips, John Whitcomb, Jabez Fisher, Benjamin White, Daniel Davis.  May 15th.  Resolve of the House respecting the Trustees of the Indian affairs of the Town of Grafton.  October 11, 1776  / John Batchellor,  Mr. Bigelow, James Thomas


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