Nova Scotia Archives

Au cœur de l'Acadie

Registres du gouvernement britannique à Annapolis Royal, 1713-1749




Minutes of H. M. Council, 1720-1742.145


     At a Council held at the Hon.ble Liv.t Governor house in the Fort of Annapolis Royal on Fryday the 26th of May 1727
 

Present
The Honourable Lt. Governor of the Province
John Adams Esq
William Skene Esq
William Shirreff Esq
Capt. Chris: Aldridge
Capt. Joseph Bennett
Major Thos Cosby
 
 




     His Honour having informd the Board that this was the day desired by William Blin plaintiff & and to him granted With the Consent of John Adams Dep. Collector Defendant. He design'd therefore according to adjourmt made on the 16 Inst on that Occasion to proceed in hearing what both partys had further to offer in their own behalf
 
Mr. Blins affair agt Mr. Adams put of to another day


     The plaintiff & Defendt being both present, the Plaintiff again desired that His affair with the Defend.t might be again Referrd untill to morrow morning @ 10 of the Clock, which the Defendt agreeing to, the Board Granted the Same
 


     Germain Savoye in obedience to an Order of Council of the 19 May 1727 came & made his appearance before the Board & being ask'd several Questions was dismiss'd
 
Germaine Savoy compearing is dismissed


     Pierre Godet Still absconding & persisting in his disobedience
Then [195]        
 
Pierre Godets disobediance

   
click to view original

     Then the Secretary laid before the Board the two orders to be sent to Alexander Bourg of Mines & Stephen Rivett of Pisaguite which being read & approved of were orderd to be Entred & Sent by the first Opportunity conform to the Minute of 23d Ins.t
 



2 orders to Alex.r enis &c.


     At a Council held at the Liv.t Governor's house on Saturday ye27th Inst Conform to Yesterdays adjournment
 

Present
The Honourable Lt. Governor of the Province
William Skene Esq
William Shirreff Esq
Capt. Chris: Aldridge
Capt. Joseph Bennett
Capt. John Blower