The Visitation of the County of Cornwall, in the Year 1620

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John Lambrick Vivian, Henry Holman Drake
Harleian Society, 1874 - Cornwall (England : County) - 343 pages

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Page 279 - Burgesses, and by that name to have perpetual succession ; and enabled in law to purchase lands, tenements, and liberties, and likewise to assign the same, and by the same name to plead and be impleaded ; and that the borough and corporation should consist of 9 Burgesses, which shall be called the Common Councell of the said...
Page 245 - ... upon his said head, as well in our presence as elsewhere at his liberty. Wherefore We will and command you and every of you to permit and suffer him so to do without any your challenge, disturbance, or interruption to the contrary, as ye do every of you tender our pleasure. " Given under our Signet at our Manor of Greenwych, the 24 day of October, in the fourth year of our Reigne.
Page 91 - HINDE, [Lauc.] ar. on a chev. az. three escallops of the first; on a chief of the second, a lion pass, of the field. — Crest, a lion's head, erased, ar. HENDEN, az. a lion pass. betw. three escallops or. — Crest, a greyhound running against a tree, ppr. HENDER, [Botreaux Castle, Cornw.] az. a lion ramp, within an orle of escallops or. — Crest, a sword, erect, ar. the blade wavy, guttee de sang, with flames of tire ppr. issuing from the sides and top, hilt and pomel or.
Page 342 - In case of equality of votes, the Chairman to have a casting vote. Any Candidate may be elected with the consent in writing of one Member of the Council, the Treasurer, and the Secretary. 4. Three Members of the Council shall retire in rotation annually, but shall be eligible for re-election. 5. The Annual Subscription shall be One Guinea, paid in advance, and due on the 1st day of January in each year ; and Members elected after two hundred and fifty shall have joined, shall pay an Entrance Fee...
Page 342 - That no payment shall be made to any person for editing any work for the Society, but that the Editor of each Volume shall be entitled to ten copies of the work so edited by him.
Page 347 - ALBERT EDWARDS, Philadelphia, USA J. EDWARDS, MD, 20, Westmoreland Place, Bayswater, W. The Rev. HENRY T. ELLACOMBE, MA, FSA, Clyst St. George Rectory, Topsham. Devon. WILLIAM SMITH ELLIS, Hydecroft, Charlwood, Surrey. DUDLEY CARY ELWBS, FSA, South Berated, Bognor.
Page 342 - Society at least a fortnight previously. 9. No work shall be supplied to any Member unless his Subscription for the year be paid ; and any member not having paid his subscription for two years, having received notice thereof, shall cease to belong to the Society.
Page 279 - A man wearing a sword, and carrying a bow in his right hand and an arrow in his left.
Page 118 - Langdon was required to give his voice "at the eleccion of the knyghu of the Shere for and with the said John Langdon and his heirs, or for and with any other person and persons at the appointment of the said John Langdon and his heirs.
Page 302 - Killiow. — Or a chev. betw. 2 roses in chief and a mullet in base Sa.

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