America and West Indies: June 1642

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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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June 1642

June 2.
95. Grant by the King of France to the associates of the French West India Company, ratifying and confirming previous grants of 12 Feb. 1635, and 29 Jan. 1642, with certain additional territory therein specified, and prohibition to all others to trade there for 20 years, without consent of the Company. French. [Copy.] Annexed,
95. I. Extract from the register of the Grand Council of the King having reference to the above. 1642, May 28. [Copy. French.]
95. II. Ordinance of the French King. Jacques Berruyer, one of the directors, having taken the oaths of allegiance in the name of the Company, they are to enjoy all the rights and privileges of their grant. 1642, Dec. 23. [Copy. French.]