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" It is agreed that the Congress shall earnestly recommend it to the legislatures of the respective states, to provide for the restitution of all estates, rights and properties which have been confiscated, belonging to real British subjects... "
Secret Journals of the Acts and Proceedings of Congress, from the First ... - Page 437
by United States. Continental Congress - 1821
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Colonial Records of Pennsylvania, Volume 14

Samuel Hazard - Pennsylvania - 1853
...Artiele 5th. It is agreed that Congress shall earnestly recommend it to the Legislatures of the several States to provide for the restitution of all estates,...confiscated, belonging to real British subjects ; and also all the estates, rights, and properties of persons resident in districts in possession of his Majesty's...
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Correspondence, contin

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1854
...Resolved unanimously, nine States being present, that it be, and it is hereby, earnestly recommended to the Legislatures of the respective States, to provide...rights, and properties, of persons resident in districts which were in the possession of his Britannic Majesty's arms, at any time between the 30th day of November,...
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THE WRITTINGS OF GEORGE WASHINGTON ; BEING HIS CORRESPONDENCES, ADDRESSES ...

JARED SPARKS - 1855
...conformity to- the fifth article of the provisional treaty, will lose no time in earnestly recommending to the legislatures of the respective States to provide for the restitution of confiscated estates, and to reconsider and revise all laws of confiscation, that they may be rendered...
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The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution: Being ..., Volume 5

United States. Dept. of State - United States - 1857
...Resolved, unanimously, nine States being present, that it be, and it is hereby earnestly recommended to the Legislatures of the respective States, to provide...rights, and properties of persons resident in districts which were in the possession of his Britannic Majesty's arms at any time between the thirtieth day...
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Minutes of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania: From Its ...

Pennsylvania. Supreme Executive Council - Pennsylvania - 1858
...Article 5th. It is agreed that Congress shall earnestly recommend it to the Legislatures of the several States to provide for the restitution of all estates,...confiscated, belonging to real British subjects; and also all the estates, rights, and properties of persons resident in districts in possession of his Majesty's...
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Correspondence

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1859
...Resolved unanimously, nine States being present, that it be, and it is hereby, earnestly recommended to the Legislatures of the respective States, to provide...rights, and properties, of persons resident in districts which were in the possession of his Britannic Majesty's arms, at any time between the 30th day of November,...
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History of the Life and Times of James Madison, Volume 1

William Cabell Rives - United States - 1859 - 683 pages
...not venture upon any other stipulation in the provisional articles than that Congress would recommend to the legislatures of the respective States to provide for the restitution of the confiscated estates. This stipulation was contained in the fifth article. By the fourth article,...
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Biographical Sketches of Loyalists of the American Revolution ..., Volume 1

Lorenzo Sabine - American loyalists - 1864 - 600 pages
...recovery of the full value in sterling money of all bona fide debts heretofore contracted." ART. 5. " It is agreed, That the Congress shall earnestly recommend it to the Legislatures of the respective Stales, to provide for the Restitution of all Estates, Rights, and Properties which have been confiscated,...
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A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a ...

Joseph Story - Constitutional law - 1865 - 372 pages
...recovery of the full value in sterling money, of all bona fide debts heretofore contracted. ART. 5. It is agreed that the Congress shall earnestly recommend...been confiscated, belonging to real British subjects, arid also of the estates, rights, and properties of persons resident in districts in the possession...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, Volume 7

Charles Sumner - Slavery - 1873
...compromise. Instead of positive stipulations in behalf of the loyalists, it was agreed in the treaty, "that the Congress shall earnestly recommend it to...districts in the possession of his Majesty's arms, and u'lw have not borne arms against the said United States."2 Thus, while in every other article of the...
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