The Statutes at Large of Pennsylvania from 1682 to 1801, Volume 16

Front Cover
Clarence M. Busch, State Printer of Pennsylvania, 1911 - Law

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 106 - That all men have a natural and indefeasible right to worship Almighty God according to the dictates of their own consciences...
Page 276 - ... those who shall, from time to time, arrive at the age of eighteen years, or being of the age of eighteen years and under the age of forty-five years...
Page 163 - State one year, and in the election district where he offers to vote, ten days immediately preceding such election, and within two years paid a State or county tax, which shall have been assessed at least ten days before the election, shall enjoy the rights of an elector.
Page 140 - ... said capital stock, and the increase and profits thereof, and of enlarging the same, from time to time, by new subscriptions, in such manner and form as they shall think proper, if such enlargement shall be found necessary to fulfil the...
Page 392 - River, in the middle of the main channel thereof, to the place of beginning shall be and the same is hereby set apart for the absolute and undisturbed use and occupation of the Indians herein named, and for such other friendly tribes or individual Indians, as from time to time they may be willing, with the consent of the United States, to admit among them...
Page 5 - States shall have power in the trial of actions at law, on motion and due notice thereof being given, to require the parties to produce books or writings in their possession or power, which contain evidence pertinent to the issue...
Page 442 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 135 - ... may plead the general issue, and give this act and the special matter in evidence; and if the plaintiff...
Page 278 - States; all ferrymen employed at any ferry on the post road; all inspectors of exports; all pilots; all mariners, actually employed in the sea service of any citizen or merchant within the United States...
Page 78 - ... case it shall and may be lawful for any justice of the peace of the county or place where such servant in husbandry, &c.

Bibliographic information