America and West Indies: October 1622

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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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October 1622

Oct. 22. Minute of the Council for New England, concerning the heads of the new grand patent. Rowland White and seven others, calkers, agreed with, as to their wages and hours of work. [Colonial Corresp., 1622, May 31, p. 10.]
Oct. 28. Minutes of the Council for New England. Resolutions upon the fittest course for the ships that go the fishing voyage to New England this year. [Colonial Corresp., 1622, May 31, pp. 11, 12. In Feb. 1622, the Mayor, & c., of Plymouth requested the Lord Treasurer to fulfil his promise that they might not be interrupted in their fishery for Virginia, as threatened by Sir Ferd. Gorges. See DOMESTIC Corresp. Jac. I., Vol. CXXVII., No. 92, Cal. p. 344. Gorges' patent for sole fishing on the coasts of New England was one of the grievances in the address of the Commons to the King. Ibid, Vol. CLXV., No. 53, Cal. p. 258.]