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then the said stockholders shall be liable in the ratio of the said stock so held by them, and it shall not be lawful for any such stockholder to assign or otherwise transfer his stock or other property to avoid such liability. 6. And be it enacted, That in case of an action or suit at *al. law against any director or directors, stockholder or stock. ... holders, under any of the preceding sections of this act, the * receiver or receivers may declare generally for money had and received; provided, that a schedule shall be annexed to *. the said declaration, setting forth that the said action or suit is under and by virtue of the provisions of this act, specifying the aggregate amount claimed, the names of the president and cashier subscribed to the bills or notes declared on, and the numbers and denominations thereof.

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An Act to confirm the last will and testament of Joseph Bosenbury, of the county of Hunterdon.

WHEREAs, Joseph Bosenbury, late of the township of Preamble. Amwell, in the county of Hunterdon, and state of New Jersey, did, in his lifetime, make and execute his last will and testament, in writing, under his hand and seal, bearing date the twentieth day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five;

Will confirmed.

AND whereAs, said last will and testament was admitted to probate, and letters testamentary issued to Elizabeth Bosenbury and John Bosenbury, the executors named in said last will and testament, on the twenty-seventh day of September, in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-six; AND wherEAs, the said executors have ever since acted under the said last will and testament, with the approval of all interested in said estate as appears by a petition of the heirs at law of the said Joseph Bosenbury; AND whereAs, the said last will and testament, in consequence of legal advice given by the person who drew the said will and testament, was attested by but two witnesses; therefore, 1. BE IT ENACTED by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey, That the last will and testament of the said Joseph Bosenbury, deceased, bearing date the twentieth day of April, in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five, be and the same is hereby, in all things confirmed; and that said last will and testament, and the grants and bequests therein contained, as also all acts and conveyances made, or that may hereafter be made by the said executors, or the survivor of them, in pursuance of the directions of the said last will and testament, shall be and the same are hereby declared to be as good and effectual in law, to all intents and purposes, as if the said last will and testament had been executed, published, signed and declared in the presence of three subscribing witnesses. Approved March 1, 1859.

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A suppleMENT to the act entitled “An act respecting the Orphans' Court and the power and authority of Surrogates.”

1. BE IT ENACTED by the Senate and General Assembly of o!”

the State of New Jersey, That where an orphan is of the age oil, of fourteen years, or upwards, and resides out of this state, ** and in some other state or territory of the United States, letters of guardianship shall be granted in this state, on petition to the orphans' court, signed by such orphan, in the presence of a judge of a court of record in the state or territory in which such orphan may reside, and which signature shall be acknowledged before said judge, in the same manner and form as acknowledgment of deeds are required to be acknowledged by the laws of this state, which guardians shall have the charge of property in this state as fully as the guardians of minors are now authorized by law.

2. And be it enacted, That this act shall go into effect immediately.

Approved March 1, 1859.

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AN ACT to extend the provisions of an act entitled “An act to prevent horses, cattle, sheep and swine from running at large in the township of Clinton, in the county of Essex, and the township of Rahway, in the county of Union,” to the township of Westfield, in the county of Union.

... 1. BE IT ENACTED by the Senate and General Assembly of extended the State of New Jersey, That the provisions of an act enti, theid “An act to prevent horses, cattle, sheep and swine from running at large in the township of Clinton, in the county of Essex, and the township of Rahway, in the county of Union,” approved March fourth, eighteen hundred and fifty-eight, be and the same are hereby extended to the township of Westfield, in the county of Union. 2. And be it enacted, That this act shall take effect immediately. Approved March 1, 1859.

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AN ACT to authorize the trustees of “the First Methodist Episcopal Church of Newton,” to sell and convey certain real estate, situate in the village of Newton, in the county of Sussex.

1. BE IT ENACTED by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey, That the present trustees of “the First Methodist Episcopal Church of Newton,” or their successors in office be, and they are hereby authorized and

empowered to sell and convey, either at public or private:

sale, all that lot of land situate in the village of Newton, in the county of Sussex, which was conveyed by John H. Hall, and, Elizabeth his wife, to Samuel Ingersoll, James Iliff, Azariah Davis, Francis Moran, Lewis M. Decamp,

Trustees

authorized to sell land.

Ira Beade, and the said John H. Hall, trustees, by deed

bearing date the nineteenth day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-two, together with the buildings and improvements thereon, with the appurtenances, and the deed or deeds of the present trustees of “the First Methodist Episcopal Church of Newton,” or of their successors in office, duly executed and acknowledged, shall convey and assure to the purchaser or purchasers thereof as good, perfect and absolute an estate in fee simple in said land and premises, as if the same were, or had been sold and conveyed in the manner and for the purposes mentioned in said deed of John H. Hall and wife to said Samuel Ingersoll and others, trustees.

2. And be it enacted, That this act shall take effect immediately.

Approved March 1, 1859.

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