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U.S. Colonial Laws: New Jersey

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Acts of the General Assembly of the Province of New-Jersey : from the surrender of the government to Queen Anne, on the 17th day of April, in the year of our Lord 1702, to the 14th day of January 1776. To which is annexed, the ordinance for regulating and establishing the fees of the Court of Chancery of the said province : with three alphabetical tables, and an index / compiled and published under the appointment of the General assembly, and compared with the original acts, by Samuel Allinson

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The acts of the General assembly of the province of New-Jersey, from the time of the surrender of the government in the second year of the reign of Queen Anne, to this present time, being the twenty fifth year of the reign of King George the Second. Collected and published by order of the General assembly of the said province. With proper tables; and an alphabetical index containing all the principal matters in the body of the book. By Samuel Nevill esq. second justice of the Supreme court of judicature of the said Province

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The acts of the General assembly of the province of New-Jersey, from the year 1753, being the twenty-sixth of the reign of King George the Second, where the first volume ends, to the year 1761, being the first of King George the Third. With proper tables; and an alphabetical index; containing all the principal matters in the body of the book: together with an appendix; containing the several acts of Parliament now in force in America, relating to His Majesty's forces, and the Articles of war. Collected and published by order of the General assembly of the said province. By Samuel Nevill, esq; second justice of the Supreme court of judicature of the said province. Volume the second

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Laws of the Royal Colony of New Jersey, compiled by Bernard Bush.  Trenton: New Jersey State Library, Archives and History Bureau, 1980.  (New Jersey Archives, 3d series, v. 2-5)

 

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