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  New Jersey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Governor of New Jersey is considered one of the most powerful governors in the nation, as it is currently the only state-wide elected office in the state and appoints many government officials.
Former Acting Governor Codey was the last acting governor to serve simultaneously as Senate president, as a result of the Constitutional amendment approved by the voters in 2005.
All are appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of a majority of the membership of the state senate.
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 The Colonial Roots of American Taxation, 1607-1700 - Policy Review, No. 114   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Lists were sent to the colonial treasurer, who issued warrants to town constables to collect specified sums.
To profit from the development of his colony, collect quitrents and fines, and recover land from settlers without heirs or who failed to meet the terms of their contracts, each proprietor required a system of territorial administration.
Almost from the beginning, in all the proprietary colonies except New York, proprietors and their executive officials were dependent on annual appropriations of their legislatures, which set specific rates of duties and direct taxes.
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 Records Relating to Criminal Trials, Appeals, and Pardons, Information Leaflet #9   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Lists of county and city criminal court records from the colonial period are found in Douglas Greenberg, Crime and Law Enforcement in the Colony of New York 1691-1776 (Ithaca: 1976), and Julius Goebel and T. Raymond Naughton, Law Enforcement in Colonial New York: A Study in Criminal Procedure (1664-1776) (New York: 1944; repr.
These lists not only provide the names of and summary data about individuals who were pardoned, but also constitute a summary record of inmates of state prisons during most of the nineteenth century.
Occasionally found in the file are the Governor's public statement of grant of clemency or pardon; and the convict's acceptance of any conditions attached to the grant of clemency.
www.archives.nysed.gov /a/researchroom/rr_legal_trials.shtml   (6023 words)

  
 Government-Butler
reveal a number of inaccuracies in the list of the governors of Albemarle County which is found in published accounts of the proprietary period of the state’s found in published accounts of the proprietary period of the state’s history.
Governor Jenkins had been deputized in his commission of 1672 to serve until a new governor was appointed by the Proprietors; consequently, Jenkins could continue to claim the governorship with this commission.
En route to the colony, Governor Sothel was captured by Turkish pirates, enslaved, and held for ransom in Algiers.
www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us /sections/hp/colonial/nchr/Subjects/butler.htm   (6960 words)

  
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A series of Royal governors were appointed by the crown of England, to govern Virginia, beginning with Sir John Harvey in 1630.
Governor Harvey was unpopular with the colonists because of his high-handed methods and his tobacco and land policies [Encyclopedia Americana, page 16~ Under the royal governor John Harvey's rule, Virginia began its northern and western expansion which continued throughout the Colonial era.
In 1659, the popular Berkeley was elected governor of Virginia by the citizens of Virginia and resumed the royal (appointed) governorship in 1660 with the restoration in England of the monarchy.
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 Cultural & Political Chronology (1750-1783)
With the death of John Robinson, Speaker of the House of Burgesses and treasurer of the colony of Virginia, a scandal came to light in Virginia.
Richard Hayward's statue of the deceased Virginia governor Lord Botetourt was installed at the Capitol in Williamsburg.
George III declared the colonies in a state of rebellion and threatened to deal harshly with traitors.
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By the 1606 charter the colony was limited to 100 miles along the seaboard and 100 miles west from the coast.
It was in that year that the New Haven colony was founded; that the league of The United Colonies of New England was formed; and that Roger Williams obtained the first charter of Rhode Island.
As the colonies were growing in population, and as the charters of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Virginia, and Carolina gave them great stretches of territory in the Mississippi valley, it was inevitable that, sooner or later, a bitter contest for possession of the country should take place between the French and the English in America.
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 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : 1674   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
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A provision of the agreement transfers the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam to England, which renamed it New York
May 21 - John Sobieski is elected by the nobility to be the King of Poland.
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 Complete List of NYS Attorneys General
Between 1684 and 1777, the Colonial Attorneys General were appointed by the King of England, or the Colonial Governors on the Crown's behalf.
Until 1702 he was appointed by the governor, after which he was commissioned by the Crown.
By the Constitution the governor was required to do the appointing with the "advice and consent of the council." But in practice it subordinated the governor to the council whenever a majority of the assembly was politically opposed to him, and the annual election of the council greatly increased chances of such opposition.
www.oag.state.ny.us /previous_aglist.html   (922 words)

  
 List of Governors of New Jersey: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
This is a list of governors of New Jersey A Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
Andrew Hamilton Andrew hamilton was the colonial governor of east and west new jersey from 1692 to 1697 and again from 1699 to 1703....
Daniel Haines Daniel haines (january 6, 1801 - january 26, 1877) was an american jurist and list of governors of new jerseygovernor of new jersey....
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 Old Antique Maps of North America, United States, Colonial America, Revolutionary War, Civil War.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The 13 American Colonies are clearly delineated and colored in green - just one year before the formal peace treaty between the United States and Britain.
Rare, not listed in Sellers & Van Ee, "Maps and Charts of North America 1750-89," Phillips, "A List of Maps of America" or Cumming, "The Southeast in Early Maps." Reference: Babinski, M., "Henry Popple's 1733 Map of the British Empire In America," Krinder Peak Publishing, NJ, 1998, p.16, illustration, p.
Many colonial towns and cities are noted and the inland areas are filled with various forms of wildlife.
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 Louis XIV of France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
In October 1685, Louis increased the persecution of the Huguenots by issuing the Edict of Fontainebleau, revoking the Edict of Nantes.
Charles II chose the Habsburgs, settling on the Emperor Leopold's younger son, the Archduke Charles.
The General settlement recognised Philip V as King of Spain and ruler of the Spanish colonies in the Americas.
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 The Ultimate List of Governors of New Jersey - American History Information Guide and Reference
This is a list of governors of New Jersey.
Governors of East Jersey and their Deputies (1674-1702)
Governors of West Jersey and their Deputies (1680-1702)
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 List of state leaders in 1693 - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
List of state leaders in 1693 - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about List of state leaders in 1693 contains research on
List of state leaders in 1693, Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, 1693 and Lists of state leaders by year.
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 List of colonial governors in 1674 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1673 colonial governors - Events of 1674 - 1675 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year
Angola - Francisco de Távora, Governor of Angola (1669-1676)
This page was last modified 01:15, 1 July 2005.
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 GSWC: Bibliography of Pre-Revolutionary NY Resources
List of Pre-1847 Court Records in the State Archives, New York State Archives, Albany: Office of Cultural Education, 1984.
Lists of Inhabitants of Colonial New York Excerpted from the Documentary History of the State of New York by Edmund Bailey O’Callaghan, ed.
A patent is title to land granted by the governor and usually indicates the first land owner of record for that property.
www.hvcn.org /info/gswc/bibliography/NYbibliography.htm   (14153 words)

  
 Pirate Strongholds & Hideouts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Despite stories of a formidable fortress and a large colony, the pirate settlement on Sainte Marie is, in reality, a ramshackle affair.
In November of 1694, Tew was given a new license from the governor of New York and sailed in consort with William Want and Thomas Wake, reaching the Red Sea in June of 1695.
Kidd and his crew were commissioned to loot many of the French colonies dotted around the Caribbean and in 1689, the Blessed William aided in the sacking of Marie Galante.
www.piratesinfo.com /detail/detail.php?article_id=70   (7262 words)

  
 About the Virginia Colonial Records Project
The Virginia Colonial Records Project was established in the 1950s by the Virginia Historical Society, the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, the University of Virginia Library, and Library of Virginia to reconstitute the archive of Virginia's colonial history--a documentary record decimated by war and fire during the Old Dominion's first three centuries.
Charles McLean Andrews, ed., "List of Reports and Representations of the Plantation Councils, 1660-1674, the Lords of Trade, 1675-1696, and the Board of Trade, 1696-1782, in the Public Record Office," Annual Report of the American Historical Association for the Year 1913, vol.
Charles McLean Andrews, ed., "List of the Journals and Acts of the Councils and Assemblies of the Thirteen Original Colonies, and the Floridas, in America, Preserved in the Public Record Office," Annual Report of the American Historical Association for the Year 1908, vol.
www.lva.lib.va.us /whatwehave/gov/vcrpabout.htm   (933 words)

  
 ipedia.com: New Jersey Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
At the time, much of what is now New Jersey was claimed as part of the Dutch colony of New Netherland, which also included parts of present-day New York State and had its capital at New Amsterdam, now known as New York City.
The newly taken lands were divided by King Charles II of England, who gave his brother, the Duke of York (later King James II) the region between New England and Maryland as a proprietary colony (as opposed to a royal colony).
The governor of New Jersey is James E. McGreevey (Democrat) and its two U.S. senators are Frank R. Lautenberg (Democrat) and Jon Corzine (Democrat).
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 List of state leaders in 1683 Did You Mean list_of_state_leaders_in_1683   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
List of state leaders in 1683 Did You Mean list_of_state_leaders_in_1683
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 List of Governors of Rhode Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
This is an incomplete list of the Governors of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.
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Lists of territorial executives:  American Samoa • District of Columbia • Guam • Northern Mariana Islands • Puerto Rico  • Virgin Islands
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 CD-ROM Collection List
for a list of common surnames which may be excluded from free searches.
Keep in mind that most of the disks listed below containing census information DO NOT contain the actual census records; they have only lists of the names of the "Heads Of Household" with a page number where additional information about that individual's household members may be found in the actual census records.
This index is unique in that it not only lists the "Head of Household", but every member of the household as well for every county in the state.
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 The Definitive Guide to Colonial governors by year XXXX   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Definitive Guide to Colonial governors by year XXXX
This is a list of the governors of colonies, protectorates, or other dependencies in each year.
1680 - 1679 - 1678 - 1677 - 1676 - 1675 - 1674 - 1673 - 1672 - 1671
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 Davidson College Library: Research Guide for History 262
A collection of documents on the British Colonies; includes correspondence to and from colonial governors and covers topics such as piracy, slavery, business and economy, agriculture, boundary disputes, and more.
To find lists of English statutes, look in volume 1 on pages 849-853; acts of Parliament are listed on pages 855-931.
This collection includes handwritten diaries from the colonial period through the beginning of the twentieth century.
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 New Netherland Project Bibliography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Calendar of New York Colonial Manuscripts Indorsed Land Papers in the Office of the Secretary of state of New York, 1643-1803.
Education in New Netherland and the Middle Colonies: Papers of the 7th Rensselaerswyck Seminar of the New Netherland Project, eds.
Hageman, Howard G. "The Dutch Battle for Higher Education in the Middle Colonies." Education in New Netherland and the Middle Colonies: Papers of the 7th Rensselaerswyck Seminar of the New Netherland Project.
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 1718 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
October - Stede Bonnet and is crew is captured near the mouth of the Cape Fear River and taken to Charleston, South Carolina where they are tried for piracy.
November 8 - Stede Bonnet escapes from prison, but the remainder of his guilty crew members are hanged in Charleston, South Carolina.
November 22 - Citing violations of the amnesty agreement with Blackbeard, Virginia Governor Alexander Spottswood sends a Royal Navy contingent to North Carolina where they battle Blackbeard and his crew in Ocracoke Inlet.
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 CDROMs on New York History the TOC of Documentary History of NY
This vast collection of information not only includes documents and lists of inhabitants during the early Dutch and English periods in New York, but also extensive information on the German (Palatine) and French Hugenot landings in 1710 and before.
Governor Dongan's report on the state of the Province, 1687.
History of all the Colonies for the years 1775 and 1776.
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When searching by Subject, set “of document type” to Serial Set, limit “Date” from 1700 to 1800, and refer to the Subject List for relevant search terms.
Select Collections within Rod Library Special Collections, then Manuscript Collections List.
Stop by Special Collections and ask the librarian to show you some sources, such as F592.T54 1904 Early Western Travels, 1748-1846.
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 Watts riots: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
, A Report by the Governor's Commission on the Los Angeles Riots, 1965, John McCone[Follow this hyperlink for a summary of this subject], Chairman, Warren M. Christopher[For more facts about this topic, click this link], Vice Chairman.
Operation Emery Operation emery was a series of twelve nuclear tests conducted at the nevada test site....
List of colonial governors in 1965[Follow this hyperlink for a summary of this subject]
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 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Governors Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
This is an extract from The Middle East Open Encyclopedia, made possible through the Wikimedia Foundation.
Iraq Museum International always displays the most recent published revision of the source article, Governors Island; all previous versions may be viewed here.
They link directly to authoring tools for you to start writing a particular article.
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