Michigan Historical Collections, Volume 8

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Page 496 - For the prevention of crimes and injuries the laws to be adopted or made shall have force in all parts of the district and for the execution of process criminal and civil, the governor shall make proper divisions thereof, and he shall proceed from time to time as circumstances may require to lay out the parts of the District in which the indian titles shall have been extinguished into counties and townships subject however to such alterations as may thereafter be made by the legislature...
Page 498 - Haisten for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars to him in hand paid, at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath granted bargained sold and conveyed...
Page 265 - Yet again we hope to meet thee, When the day of life is fled ; Then in heaven with joy to greet thee, Where no farewell tear is shed.
Page 499 - ... the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, yearly and other rents, issues and profits of the same lands, and of every part and parcel thereof; and all the estate...
Page 375 - With his mittens and his snow-shoes Vainly walked he through the forest, Sought for bird or beast and found none, Saw no track of deer or rabbit, In the snow beheld no footprints, In the ghastly, gleaming forest, Fell, and could not rise from weakness, Perished there from cold and hunger.
Page 222 - Wherefore I take you to record this day, that I am pure from the blood of all men : For I have not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.
Page 222 - I take you to record this day that ? I am pure from the blood of all men ; for I have not shunned to declare unto you the whole counsel of God.
Page 449 - CHARLES, by the grace of God, King of Great Britain, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, To our Lovits Messengers, our Sheriffs in that part, conjunctly and severally, specially constitute, greeting.
Page 499 - Have and to hold the said capital messuage, lands, tenements, hereditaments, and all and singular other the premises hereinbefore mentioned to be hereby granted and released, with their and every of their appurtenances unto the said...
Page 498 - All that certain tract or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the County of Otsego, in a Patent granted on the twenty-fourth day of May, one thousand seven hundred and thirty-nine unto John Lindsley, and which said tract or parcel of land is known and distinguished by the name of lot No.

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