America and West Indies: December 1632

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Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 1, 1574-1660. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1860.

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December 1632

Dec. 12.
Mr. Treasurer's Lodging.
Minutes of a Court for Providence Island. Report of Mr. Hart upon the intended voyage to Fonseca; he is ordered to procure a pinnace of forty tons to carry at least twenty persons. Math. Harbottle to be employed. [Colonial Entry Bk., Vol. III., p. 78.]
1632. 70. [The Virginia Commissioners] to the Governor and Company of Virginia. Are informed by the adventurers of the ship America that an edict has been made by them for all ships arriving in Virginia to unlade at the port of James City, to the great prejudice of the petitioners. Request that the petitioners now proceeding to that plantation may unlade and relade in the ports they think most convenient. [Draft.]
1632. 71. Minute that Sir Wil. Alexander, Robt. Charlton, and Wil. Berkeley were Commissioners for the Gulf and River of Canada and parts adjacent.