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1748.03.29.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0139_0001.jpg
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Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A complaint by the Indians at Natick that their right to fish is being infringed upon by neighboring non-natives
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Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Legislation providing payment from the State Treasury for the medical care to John Miller (rejected)
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A decision by the General Court that the request of Samuel Abraham seeking permission to sell ten acres of his common land at Natick be granted
1743.05.26.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0109_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Samuel Abraham seeking permission to sell ten acres of his common land at Natick in order to settle debts
1778.04.16.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0218_0001_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A resolution empowering and directing the Guardians of the Natick Indians to repay Andrew Dewing for land initially purchased of Benjamin Wiser
1777.06.23.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0218_0001_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking authorization for the Guardians of the Natick Indians to refund unto said Dewing money spent on a voided purchase of land from Bejamin Wiser in 1768
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request asking the Court to confirm that the Eames' maintained a right to the soil on land in Sherborn
1677.01.24.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0105_0006_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by Eames for an exchange of land at Sherborn for that of Natick
1783.02.06.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0144_0024_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A resolution granting the guardians of the Ponkapoag authority to sell lands and settle debts on behalf of the tribe, and dismissing said guardians from their trust
1782.06.27.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0144_0024_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request that the Court revisit an earlier petition and grant the guardians authority to sell lands and settle debts on behalf of the tribe, with the additional request that the Court accept the resignation of said guardians
1776.07.05.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0210_0001_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A resolution granting Jonathan Capen, guardian of the Ponkapoag, authority to sell lands and settle debts on behalf of the tribe
1776.05.29.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0210_0001_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request that the Court grant Capen the authority to sell lands and settle debts on behalf of the tribe