The Breviate in the Boundary Dispute Between Pennsylvania and Maryland

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Edwin K. Meyers, state printer, 1891 - Delaware - 790 pages
 

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Page 354 - ... the beginning of the three and fortieth degree of northern latitude, and on the south by a circle drawn at twelve miles distance from New Castle, northward and westward unto the beginning of the fortieth degree of northern latitude, and then by a straight line westward to the limits of longitude above mentioned.
Page 496 - Canada for the time being and all other persons whom it may concern are to take notice and govern themselves accordingly.
Page 17 - Company (no date or pub ijsher's name) : ' to be holden of us, our heirs and successors as of the manor of East Greenwich in the county of Kent...
Page 220 - Comfort, all along the sea coast to the southward two hundred miles, and all that space and circuit of land, lying from the sea coast of the precinct aforesaid, up into the land, throughout from sea to sea, west and northwest...
Page 10 - WHEREAS king Charles the second, by his letters patent, under the great seal of England ; for the consideration therein mentioned, hath been graciously pleased to give and grant unto me William.
Page 8 - Higansetts abutting upon the main land between the two Rivers there called or known by the several names of Connecticut and Hudson's River together also with the said River called Hudson's River and all the land from the west side of Connecticut to the East side of Delaware Bay.
Page 219 - Declarations hereafter expressed, all those Lands, Countries, and Territories, situate, lying, and being in that Part of America, called Virginia, from the Point of Land, called Cape or Point Comfort, all along the Sea Coast to the Northward, two hundred miles, and from the said Point of Cape Comfort, all along the Sea Coast to the Southward, two hundred Miles, and all that Space and Circuit of Land, lying from the Sea Coast of the Precinct aforesaid, up into the Land throughout from Sea to Sea,...
Page 283 - Hudson's River, and all the Land from the West side of Connecticut River, to the East side of Delaware Bay...
Page 365 - ... and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof; and...
Page 221 - America, and to their successors and assigns for ever, all that part of America, lying and being in breadth, from forty degrees of northerly latitude from the equinoctial line, to forty-eight degrees of the said northerly latitude inclusively, and in length, of and within all the breadth aforesaid, throughout the main lands from sea to sea...

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