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No. 7.

An Act

For the relict of sundry soldiers and widows of soldiers of the revoia

tionary war.

G. Leeder,

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Re.. presen'atives of the Coinmonwealth of Pennsylvania in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the

same, That the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and reGratuity and quired to pay to George Leeder of Montgomery county, Alexannuity to ander Russel of Adams county, Adam Northeimer of Lancaster

county, Alexander Long of Beaver county, Jacob Gundy of A. Russel, A. Hamilton county, State of Illinois, and Peter Defrene of Berks Northeimer, A. Long,

county, soldiers, and Elizabeth Catharine Sterry and Mary J. Gundy,

Ferree, both of Adams county, widows of revolutionary soldiers, P. Defrene, or to their respective orders, forty dollars to each immediately, E.C. Sterry, and an annuity of forty dollars to each during life, payable half Mary Ferree.

yearly, to commence on the first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five.

SECTION 2. The State Treasurer is hereby authorized and

required to pay to Peter Dager of Montgomery county, a graGratuity to

tuity of forty dollars, in full for his revolutionary services : the Peter Dager, foregoing pensions and gratuity to be paid in conformity to the existing laws.

JAMES THOMPSON,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB KERN,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED-The fourteenth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five.

GEO: WOLF.

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No. 8.

An Act

To vest certain real estate in the Seventh-day Baptist Monastical society

of Snowhill.

Preamble,

Whereas, by deed, dated twenty-second September, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-three, Andrew Snowberger

conveyed to Abraham Ely, John Snowberger, John Mann, Charles Hough and Abraham Burger, and their successors for ever, in trust, to and for the use of the monastical branch of the society then living at Snowhill, and their successors for ever, two pieces of land, one containing one hundred and six acres, more or less, and the other containing two acres and ninety-six

perches, in Washington township, Franklin county, Pennsyl. vania : And whereas, John Snowberger, by deed, dated twentyfifth August, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, conveyed to John Mann, Charles Hoch, Samuel Snowberger and Daniel Mann, and their successors forever, as trustees of the Seventh-day Baptist society at Snowhill aforesaid, two other pieces of land, in the township aforesaid, one containing eighteen acres and sixty-eight and a half perches, and the other one acre and one hundred and four perches: And whereas, Frederick Hess and wife, by deed dated the third of August, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, conveyed to John Snowberger, John Mann, Charles Hoch, Samuel Snowberger and David Snowberger, and their successors for ever, as trustees of the same society, twenty-one acres and one hundred and four perches of land, in the same township : And wherras, Barbara Snowberger, by deed dated the twenty-seventh day of March, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, conveyed to John Snowberger, John Mann, Charles Hoch, Samuel Snowberger and David Snowberger, and their successors for ever, in trust for the same society, ninety-eight perches of land, in the same township: And whereas, John Snowberger, by deed dated the same day last mentioned, conveyed to John Mann, Charles Hoch, Samuel Snowberger and David Snowberger, and their successors for ever, trustees of the said society, twenty-five acres and ninety-one perches of land, in the same township: And whereas, the said society, since the execution of said several deeds, viz: on the seventeenth day of June, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-four, has been incorporated according to law, by the name and style of " The Seventh-day Baptist Monastical society of Snowhill,” and have desired that the several parcels of land may be vested and confirmed in the society, by its corporate name, according to the true meaning and intentions of said deeds: Therefore,

SECTION 1. Be it enact:d by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the

The deeds of same, That the said several deeds of conveyance, and the titles

conveyance & to the several tracts of land thereby transferred to the several titles to the trustees aforesaid, be and they are hereby vested in and con- several tracts firmed to the corporate body, by the name and style of the of land vested

in the Seventh Seventh-day Baptist Monastical society of Snowhill, as fully

dey Baptist and to all intents and purposes, as if the same had been origin- Mon. Society ally conveyed to the said body politic and corporate after its of Snowhill. charter was granted.

JAMES THOMPSON,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB KERN,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED-The sixteenth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty five.

GEO: WOLF.

No. 9.

Anict

To authorize a temporary loan for the usc of the Commonwealth.

Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in General

Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the Témporary

same, That the Governor be and he is hereby authorized to loan authori. negotiate a temporary loan, on the credit of the Commonwealth, zed, not to not to exceed two hundred and fisty thousand dollars, at an in. exceed

terest not more than five per centum per annum, with any bank $250,000

or banks, corporation, individual or individuals, as in his opinion may be most advantageous; and the sum or sums of money so borrowed shall be vested in the commissioners of the internal improvement fund, and applied to discharge the interest on ca. nal loans falling due on the first of February next, and the money so borrowed shall be repaid to the lender or lenders within twelve months from the date of this act out of any moneys in the Treasury applicable to the payment of interest.

JAMES THOMPSON, Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB KERN,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED-The seventeenth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five.

GEO: WOLF.

No. 10.

1

A Supplentent

To an act extending the time for closing the concerns of the Bank of

Washington, passed the eighteenth day of December, anno Domini, onc thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, i, General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the sume, That the time for winding up and closing the concerns of the Bank of Washington, in the manner authorized by existing lawa, be and is hereby extended to the first day of April, one

thousand eight hundred and thirty-cight, if found necessary by
the managers, and no longer.

JAMES THOMPSON,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB KERN,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED—The seventeenth day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five.

GEO: WOLF.

No. 11.

& Supplenteut

To an act entitled in act to provide for the erection of a house for the

employment and support of the poor in the county of Fayette.

SECTION 1. Be it enacieil by the Senate and House of Re presentatives of the Commonwealth of Penn ylonnia, in Gene Treasurer of ral Assembly me!, and it is hereby enacteil' by the authority Fayette co. of the same, That the treasurer of the county of Fayette, shall, on orders of in addition to his other duties, disburse upon the orders of the directors, all directors of the poor and house of employment of the county moneys se! aforesaid, or a majority of them, all moneys which shall be apart for sup. collected or set apart for the support of said hcuse of employ- port of house

of employm't, ment; that he shall give bond in a sum sufficient to cover all

&c. moneys which shall come into his hands as treasurer, to the directors aforesaid: Provided, That as treasurer of the directors Provism. of the poor, he shall receive compensation at the rate and in the same manner as he shall be paid for disbursing on the orders of the commissioners of said county.

SECTION 2. That so much of the act of the second day of April, one tlousand eight hundred and twenty-two, to which Part of aer cafe

April, 1829, this is a supplement, as provides for the appointment of a trea.

repealed surer to the directors of the poor, be and the same is hereby repealed.

JAMES THOMPSON,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB KERN,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED --The twenty-first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five.

GEO: WOLF.

No. 12.

A Supplement

To an act entitled, “An act to incorporate the Chambersburg Insurance

Company," passed the third day of April, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That so much of the thirtieth section of the act entitled, An act to incorporate the Chambersburg Insurance company, &c., passed the third day of April, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, as limits insurances against fire by the Chambersburg Insurance company to property in the county of Franklin, be and the same is hereby repealed ; and that all policies to be made by said company, shall be valid and effectual, wherever the property insured be situated.

JAMES THOMPSON,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.

JACOB KERN,

Speaker of the Senate. APPROVED—The twenty-first day of January, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five.

GEO: WOLF.

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No. 13.

An Act

To confer on Mary Lavinia 1.eas the rights and benefits of a child born

in lawful wedlock.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in General Assembly mit, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the some, That Mary Lavinia, the daughter of George W. Leas, late of Adams county, and Margaret Leas, (late Margaret Grove, of Franklin county,) born some time before the marriage of the 'said George W. and Margaret Leas, shall have and enjoy all the rights, benefits and advantages of a child born in lawful wedlock, and shall be able and capable in law to inherit and transmit any estate whatsoever, as fully and com

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