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22 November 1784

Letter from William Shaw, M.L.A. to Thomas Cochran, Speaker, excusing himself from attending the House.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 128



29 November 1784

Letter from Thomas Cochran, Speaker to Peter Etter Senr., Messenger ordering him to take William Shaw into custody to answer a charge of contempt.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 129



6 December 1784

Petition of the inhabitants of the District of Chedabucto, asking that a Court of Common Pleas and General Sessions may be established at Guysborough (petiton signed by six Justice of the Peace for Halifax County, 13 Oct 1784).

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 130



7 December 1784

List of bills tabled by the Council.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 131



11 December 1784

Affidavit of Alexander Thomson of Chester concerning Great Tancook and Little Tancook Islands.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 132



11 December 1784

Affidavit of John Umlock and James Umlock of St Margarets Bay concerning Great Tancook and Little Tancook Islands.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 133



1784

Petition of William Shaw, Clerk of the Supreme Court at Annapolis, asking for a Salary.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 134



1784

Petition of John Wisdom of Halifax, carpenter, asking to be paid in full for work done by him for public buildings in Halifax.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 135



1784

Report of the committee on the state of the revenues.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 136 / 3 pages



11 January 1785

Petition of William Forsyth, Joseph Niles and Andrew McGill of Halifax,merchants, asking to be exempt from the payment of certian duties on imported rum and molasses (N.B see below No 188).

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 137 / 4 pages



21 October 1785

Petition of John Sargent, land waiter, and ganger for the District of Shelburne, asking for a salary.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 138



2 November 1785

Extract of a letter from the magistrates of Shelburne to Governor Parr reporting on a conference with the Grand Jury about customs duties.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 139 / 4 pages



15 November 1785

Petition of George Dawkins and three others on behalf of the settlers at Country Harbour asking for a supply of provisions to get them through the winter.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 140 / 3 pages



1 November 1785

Table of accounts from the treasury.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 141 / 3 pages



1 December 1785

Petition of the inhabitants of Rawdon and adjoining settlements (46 signatures), asking for money to help repair their roads.

Nova Scotia House of Assembly Nova Scotia Archives RG 5 Series A vol. 1b no. 142 / 3 pages


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