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17. A further supplement to the act, entitled 6 An Act erecting parts of North-

amplon and Monroe counties into a separate county, to be called Carbon,

passed the thirteenth day of March, one thousand eight hundred and forty-

three, and for other purposes.

35

18. An Act relative to the claim of Joseph Morrison, of Crawford county. 37

19. An Act to continue the act to graduate lands on which purchase money is

due and unpaid to the commonwealth.

37

20. An Act supplementary to an act, entitled " An Act to incorporate the Inde-

pendent mutual fire insurance company of Bucks, Montgomery and Phila-

delphia counties,” passed the tenth day of February, one thousand eight

hundred and forty-three.

38

21. An Act to change the Franklin Blues, an infantry company of Chambers-

burg, into a rifle company, to be called the Franklin Riflemen, and the

Franklin Guards, of Venango county, to that of Franklin Artillery.

39

22. A supplement to the act, entitled “ An Act to incorporate the York county

mutual insurance company."

40

23. An Act authorizing Neville B. Craig, committee, &c., of Sidney Gregg,

widow of Isaac Gregg, and the children and heirs-at-law of the said Sid-

ney and Isaac, to borrow money on real estate.

41

24. An Act to confer on Malinda Filbert the rights and privileges of a child

born in lawful wedlock.

42

25. An Act directing that the borough of Clearfield, in the county of Clearfield,

shall be a separate election district.

42

26. An Act authorizing the citizens of Hempfield, Franklin, North Huntingdon

and Salem townships, in Westmoreland county, to vote at the next consta-

ble's election for or against a new township, out of parts of said townships. 43

27. An Act to change the name of a certain young lady therein named.

28. An Act to incorporate the borough of West Philadelphia.

44

29. An Act to confer on Catharine Pike the rights and benefits of a child born

in lawful wedlock.

46

30. An Act changing the time of holding the courts in the sixteenth judicial dis-

trict of this commonwealth.

47

31. An Act to enable Catharine Kemp, the wife of Jacob Kemp, of Oley town-

ship, Berks county, to dispose of her real estate by will.

47

32. A supplement to an act, entitled “An Act to compel the supervisor of the

unincorporated district of the Northern Liberties, in the county of Phila-

delphia, to give security, and for other purposes," approved the twenty-

first day of April, A. D., eighteen hundred and forty-one.

48

33. A supplement to an act, entitled “ An Act to authorize the commissioners

of the incorporated districts of the county of Philadelphia, to construct

works for supplying said districts with water from the Schuylkill river.” 50

34. An Act to authorize the register of wills, in the county of Adams, to admit

to probate the nuncupative will of Thomas M'Kee, deceased.

51

35. An Act to authorize Samuel Holstein to collect certain ground rents.

51

36. Supplement to “ An Act authorizing the survey and regulation of a part of

Penn township, in the county of Philadelphia," approved April nineteenth,

one thousand eight hundred and forty-three, and for other purposes. 52

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37. An Act to authorize the commissioners of Philadelphia county to borrow

money.

53

38. A supplement to the act, entitled "An Act relating to the prison of the

county of Chester, passed the first day of February, one thousand eight

hundred and thirty-nine."

54

39. An Act relative to supervisors in the township of Smithfield, Monroe county. 54

40. An Act to prevent the destruction of fish in the river Delaware.

55

41. An Act authorizing the state treasurer to refund to the Rev. Dr. Joseph

M'Elroy, certain moneys erroneously paid by him into the state treasury. 56

42. An Act supplementary to the act, entitled “ An Act to incorporate the mutual

fire insurance company of Sinking Springs, Berks county," approved the

twelfth day of April, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three.

56

43. An Act authorizing the laying out of a state road from the Three Springs,

on the Bald Eagle and Punxatawney state road, in the county of Centre,

to the road leading from Ebensburg to Phillipsburg, at or near the house of

Richard Davis, in the county of Clearfield.

57

44. An Act authorizing the canal commissioners to examine and adjust the claim

of the heirs of James Trimble, for damages done their property.

58

45. An Act to erect the township of White, in the county of Indiana, into a sep-

arate election district.

59

46. A further supplement to the act, entitled “An Act authorizing the governor

to incorporate a company for making an artificial road from the bank of

the Susquehanna river, opposite Harrisburg, to Pittsburg."

60

47. An Act authorizing the electors of Conneaut township, Crawford county, to

elect an additional constable in said township.

48. An Act to confer on Catharine Hines, John, Mary, Barbara, Ann and Martha

Hart, the rights and privileges of children born in lawful wedlock.

62

49. An Act authorizing Francis Patrick Kenrick, to convey to Michael O'Con-

nor certain properties for the uses and trusts therein mentioned.

62

50. A supplement to the acts of assembly relating to the real estate of Charles

Wharton, late of the city of Philadelphia, deceased.

64

51. An Act, entitled 6 An Act to prevent the destruction of fish in the river

Lehigh and Bushkile creek, in the county of Northampton, and for other

purposes."

66

52. An Act relating to the borough of Shippensburg, in the county of Cumber-

land.

67

53. An Act respecting the construction of certain acts of assembly relating to the

High street markets, in the city of Philadelphia.

67

54. A supplement to the act, entitled "An Act to incorporate the American insu-

rance company of Philadelphia."

68

55. A further supplement to an act, entitled “An Act to incorporate the Union

insurance company of Philadelphia," passed February sixth, Anno Domini,

one thousand eight hundred and four.

69

56. An Act to annul the marriage contract of James A. M'Allister, and Elizabeth,

his wife,

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57. An Act to authorize the settlement of the claims of Charles Fuller for work

done on section, No. 183, North Branch extension of the Pennsylvania

canal.

74

58. An Act regulating election districts.

75

59. A further supplement to the act, entitled “An Act to incorporate the town

of Shirleysburg, in the county of Huntingdon, into a borough, and for other

purposes," passed the third day of April, one thousand eight hundred and

thirty-seven.

81

60. An Act to authorize the governor to incorporate a company to erect a bridge

over the Little Conemaugh, at Johnstown, in Cambria county.

82

61. An Act relating to the township of Pitt, in the county of Allegheny.

85

62. An Act repealing the act passed thirteenth April, one thousand eight hundred

and forty-three, entitled “ An Act supplementary to an act relating to roads,

highways and bridges, so far as regards certain counties therein named.” 86

63. A further supplement to "An Act to incorporate the Phenix insurance com-

pany of Philadelphia,” approved the sixth day of February, one thou-

sand eight hundred and four.

87

64. A supplement to an act, entitled “An Act to provide for the erection of a

poor house for the employment and support of the poor in the county of

Washington,” passed the sixth day of April, Anno Domini, one thousand

eight hundred and forty-three.

92

65. An Act to incorporate the village of Petersburg, in the county of Perry,

into a borough.

93

66. An Act to authorize James B. Irwin, trustee of John D. Mahon and wife,

to borrow money.

98

67. A supplement to an act, entitled “ An Act to incorporate the city of Alle.

gheny," passed thirteenth April, one thousand eight hundred and forty. 98

68. An Act concerning road views and road damages in Berks, Lancaster and

Bucks counties.

103

69. An Act relating to the ministers, trustees, elders and deacons of the German

Reformed congregation in Germantown, in the province of Pennsylvania. 104

70. An Act authorizing the governor to appoint a sealer of weights and measures

in and for the county of Wayne.

105

71. An Act authorizing the sale of certain real estate belonging to the minor

children of John H. Weitzel, deceased.

105

72. An Act to incorporate the Evangelical Lutheran congregation of the borough

of Lebanon, and its vicinity.

106

73. A further supplement to the act, entitled “ An Act relating to county rates

and levies, and township rates and levies," passed the fifteenth day of

April, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-four.

110

74. An Act supplementary to the several acts relating to the borough of Frank

ford, in the county of Philadelphia.

111

75. An Act to incorporate the - Union mutual fire insurance company," of

Myerstown, Lebanon county.

113

76. Supplement to an act, entitled “An Act to incorporate the Farmers' and Me-

chanics' mutual insurance association of Bucks county."

115

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77. An Act relating to various turnpike and bridge companies in this common-

wealth.

116

78. An Act to authorize Peter Maison to sell and convey certain real estate. 117

79. An Act to authorize Jacob Cline to convey certain real estate.

117

80. An Act for the benefit of Bridget 'Trucks.

119

81. An Act to authorize the incorporation of a company to erect a bridge over

the Kiskiminetas river, at or near Warren, Armstrong county.

119

82. An Act to incorporate a company to erect a bridge over the river Schuylkill

at or near Phænixville, in the county of Chester.

121

83. A further supplement to the charter of the borough of York.

127

84. A further supplement to 66 An Act to enable the governor to incorporate a

company for making an artificial road from the Springhouse tavern, in

Montgomery county, and thence to the borough of Northampton, in the

county of Lehigh, and to the town of Bethlehem, in the county of North-

ampton," approved the sixteenth day of January, one thousand eight hun-

dred and thirteen.

129

85. An Act to confer the rights of legitimacy on William Frederick Myer,

Julius Albert Beck, Henry Swink, Catharine Swink and James Taylor. 130

86. An Act relative to the claim of Patrick O'Hagan.

131

87. An Act to authorize the governor to incorporate a company to erect a bridge

over the river Schuylkill, at Birdsborough, in the county of Berks. 131

88. An Act relative to public roads in Westmoreland and Beaver counties. 137

89. An Act to appropriate certain unseated land taxes in the county of Bradford. 137

90. An Act relating to public schools in the borough of Kutztown, in the couņ.

ty
of Berks.

138

91. A further supplement to an act, entitled “An Act relating to the lien of me-

chanics and others on buildings."

140

92. An Act relative to the claim of Jason L. Fennimore.

140

93. An Act, entitled “An Act to change the name of a volunteer corps in Mon-

roe county, from Democratic Guards to Independent Guards."

141

94. An Act to incorporate the society of the Methodist Episcopal church of the

borough of Dillsburg, in the county of York, with power to sell certain

real estate.

141

95. An Act incorporating the borough of Frankfort Springs, in Beaver county. 142

96. An Act to repeal the act passed eighth of February, eighteen hundred and

forty-two, entitled “ An Act supplementary to an act, entitled “An Act

relative to the organization of courts of justice,' passed the fourteenth day

of April, Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-four. 147

97. An Act making an appropriation for the repairs of the canals and railroads

belonging to this commonwealth.

148

98. An Act giving out for a term of years all the public printing and binding

of the commonwealth to the lowest bidder, with ample security for per-

formance.

148

99. An Act to incorporate the Mutual insurance company of Lancaster and

York counties.

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100. An Act to authorize the governor to incorporate the Little Saw Mill Run

turnpike road company, in Allegheny county.

153

101. An Act to authorize the trustees of Susanna Sigman, wife of Abraham Sig-

man, Junior, to sell and convey certain real estate.

156

102. A further supplement to an act, entitled “ An Act to incorporate the Beaver

Meadow railroad and coal company."

157

103. An Act authorizing the committee of Jacob K. Landis to purchase real estate. 158

104. An Act authorizing the trustees of St. John the Baptist's female academy

to sell and convey a certain house and lot.

159

105. An Act authorizing the sale of a certain lot and school house thereon in the

township of Swatara, in the county of Dauphin.

159

106. An Act changing the mode and manner of appointing collectors of taxes in

the county of Lehigh.

160

107. An Act to incorporate the Fayette county mutual fire insurance company. 161

108. An Act to authorize Mary M'Clenachan to sell and convey certain real estate. 165

109. A supplement to "An Act authorizing the mayor, aldermen and citizens of

the city of Pittsburg to re-build or repair the aqueduct over the Allegheny

river, at said city," approved the nineteenth day of January, A. D., one

thousand eight hundred and forty-four.

166

110. An Act to authorize certain proceedings in the court of common pleas of

Philadelphia county, and the sale of certain real estate.

167

111. A further supplement to the act incorporating the Bear Mountain railroad

company, passed the thirteenth day of July, one thousand eight hundred

and forty-two.

168

112. An Act repealing so much of the act, entitled “ An Act authorizing the lay-

ing out of certain state roads, and for other purposes,” passed the fifth

day of April, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three, as relates to a

certain state road leading from Allentown, in Lehigh county, to West Ches-

ter, in Chester county, and for other purposes.

169

113. An Act to alter the boundary lines of the borough of Orwigsburg.

170

114. An Act to authorize the governor to incorporate a company to erect a toll

bridge over the river Susquehanna, at Pittston ferry, in Luzerne county. 171

115. An Act to incorporate the Oregon sur company.

175

116. An Act incorporating the trustees of the Western theological seminary of

the Presbyterian church of the United States of America, at the city of

Allegheny, in the state of Pennsylvania.

177

117. An Act to annul the marriage contract of Ezekiel Daniels, and Candace, his

wife.

180

118. An Act to authorize the adjutant general to furnish the Goshenhoppen Dra-

goons
with arms.

180

119. A further supplement to an act, entitled “An Act to incorporate the Spring

Garden fire insurance company of the county of Philadelphia.”

181

120. An Act to annul the marriage contract of Henry A. Boteler, and Sophia, his

wife.

184

121. An Act to annul the marriage of John Maag with Maria Maag.

185

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