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Delano, Jonathan (fl. 1701-1717) [Copy of a report of a meeting held in Dartmouth Township on 12 May 1713 to discuss who has rights to a meadow].

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02924.014 Author/Creator: Delano, Jonathan (fl. 1701-1717) Place Written: Dartmouth Township, Massachusetts Bay Colony Type: Document signed Date: 12 May 1713 Pagination: 1 p. + docket

Delano has signed clerically for Richard Borden, John Akin, William Wood, Jacob Barker, and Isaac Smith. Attested as a true copy and signed as Clerk of the Township of Dartmouth.

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