|Author:||New Plymouth Colony.|
|Title:||The book of the general laws of the inhabitants of the jurisdiction of New-Plimouth collected out of the records of the General Court, and lately revised : and with some emendations and additions established and disposed into such order as they my readily conduce to general use and benefit by the order and authority of the General Court of New-Plimouth held at Plimouth, June 2d. anno Dom. 1685 reprinted and published, Nathaniel Clerk, secrt'.|
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The book of the general laws of the inhabitants of the jurisdiction of New-Plimouth collected out of the records of the General Court, and lately revised : and with some emendations and additions established and disposed into such order as they my readily conduce to general use and benefit by the order and authority of the General Court of New-Plimouth held at Plimouth, June 2d. anno Dom. 1685 reprinted and published, Nathaniel Clerk, secrt'.
New Plymouth Colony.
Boston in New-England: Printed by Samuel Green, 1685.
|Alternate titles:||Laws, etc.|
Folded manuscript note between p. 72-73.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620-1691.
A PREFACE; Declaring the Warrantable Grounds and Proceedings of the first ASSOCIATES of the Government of New—Plimouth; In their Laying the first Foundation of this Government, in their Making of LAWS, and Disposing of the LANDS within the same.
CHAP. I. The General Fundamentals.
Bills & Bonds
CHAP, IV. CAPITAL LAWS.
Coopers, & Cask.
CHAP VI. Courts.
And first the General Court
Courts of Assistants or Magistrates.
Court of Admiralty.
Courts of Select-men.
CHAP VII. Criminals.
Indictments, Presentments, Complaints, &c.
Lands & Inheritances.
Leather and Shoe-makers.
Marriages, Births and Burials.
Marshals and Constables Directions
Mills and Millers.
Pound or Impounded.
tables of fees
precedents and forms
The Oath of the Governour.
The Oath of the Deputy Governour
The Oath of the Assistants
The Oath of Fidelity, or of any residing in this Government
The Oath of a Freeman.
The Secretaries Oath
The Oath of the Recorder of the Court of Assistants
The Oath of the Clerk of the County Court.
The Select mens Oath.
The Oath of the Grand Jury
The Oath of the Chief Marshal
The Oath of the Under-Marshall, or Goal-Keeper.
The Oath of a Constable.
The County Marshalls Oath.
The Oath of the Jury of Trials, between the King and Prisoner.
The Oath of a Jury of Trials between Party and Party,
The Oath of a Jury to inquire of the Death of any Person.
To the Marshal of the County of P. Greeting: