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Countys to cause this proclamation to be published at all Churches Chappels and Court houses in their respective Countys. Given under my hand and the seal of the Colony at Williamsburgh the 12 h day of August 1713 in the twelfth year of her Majestys Rrign.
By her Majesty's Lieutenant Goo: 8. Commander Proclamati.
in Chief of this Dominion. on, permit ting the tak. A DOCLAMATION
** A PROCLAMATION enlarging the Liberty of tak. lands, within ing up Land on the Southern Frontiers of this the bounds Government. lately con. troverted WHEREAS the Surveyors of this Colony have been between Virginia and for some Years past prohibited by Sundry orders of North Caro- the Governmt. to receive Entry for any Lands which
they might judge to be within the bounds in dispute between this Colony and North Carolina; And more particularly by my proclamation of the 10th of June 1712, the said Surveyors were restrained from Enter. ing or Surveying any Lands to the Southward of the Maherine River: Yet for as much as the due West Line w'ch I have Lately caused to be run from the Mouth of Nottoway River till it intersects Roanoak River doth now Iscertain the Limits of the Contraverted Lands next to Virginia. I have therefore thought fitt by and with the Advice and Consent of Her Majesty's Council to Issue this proclamation Hereby notifying to all her Majesty's Subjects y't shall be desirous to take up Land to be held of her Majesty within this Governinent, That full Liberty is Giren thein to Enter for and take up after the usual manner any of the Lands not heretofore Entered to the North. ward of Roannake River aforesaid, and of the Line Lately run froin Chence to the Moth of Nottoway River: And the Surveyors of the Several Countys are to take notice hereof and confirm theinselves Accordingly. And I do Appoint this Proclamation to be read
and Published at the Courthouses of the respective Countys on the South side of James River: to the End that all her Majestys Subjects there may reap the benefite bereby intended. Given at the Council Chamber in Williamsburgh this 16th day of June 1714 in the Thirteenth Year of her Majesty's Reign.
[The foregoing documents are from a book in the office of
the General Cvürt, bound in Vellum, containing proclamations curing the reign of Queen tune, pl. 245, 246, 248, 249, 250, 251, 255, 256, 202, 264, 280, 286, 288, 517.]
END OF THE FOURTH VOLUME.
Statutes at Large.
pleas in 324. When suit shall
the principal felon be not con-
tors or administrators of bailiff
ACTIONS. Process and proceedings in real 402.
ADMINISTRATION. What courts have jurisdiction,
in granting 12, 13, 23, 24. Ada ministration with the will an· nexed, when to be granted 13, 20. Heir at law, wben to be. summoned 13. Saving to in- | fants, &c. 14. Administration of intestate' estates, wlien and | low granted 14. Adininistra. tion de bonis non, when granted 14. Effect of 15.' Who en. !
titled to administration 15.Court inay grant to any person, after 30 days 15. Consequence of a will being afterwards produced 16. Court may compel production of a will 16. Probats and administrations, low signed 16. Executors and administrators to take an oath 17. Form of, 17. Bond,18,19. Form of,19. How prosecuted 20. Inventories, how returned 21. Appraisements 21. Servants and slaves to be continued on plantation of decedent 21. Their crops assets 22. When to be delivered to leir 22. Executor or administrator not liable, for slave dying 22. When no ap. praiscment necessary 22. How probats and administrations to issue, from general court 24.- When court liable for taking insufficient security 24. Specific debts, how paid 24, 25.--List of administrations, with names of executors, administrators, &c. to be returned to secretary's office 25.
J ADMINISTRATORS, Tow'faranni
Ilow'far appraisement binding
rent, how appraised 288.
| neglecting to support thieni, to
be bound apprentices 019.
Bound to serve out their time,
soli, for payment of his debts 482.
Found in possession of slaves
groes, housekeepers, may car-
ry arms 131. Who may use
When crops of decedents are
of bonds and notes permitted
275. Assignee may sue in his
189. How sworn t, 190-112- ance in the general court 185.
ces, for sums under 20 shil-
lings 194. If not repleried,
191. Goods, bow sold 194.-
Against tenants removing 485.
APPRAISEMENTS. I low executed 486.