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Land Petition of Joseph Duplessis for land on Oromocto River in New Brunswick: July 27, 1807

Document type: Land Petition Location: SW Branch of Oromocto River, New Brunswick

Original : English

To The Honorable Gabriel G. Ludlow Esquire President of His Majestys Council Etc. Etc. Etc.

Joseph Duplessis most humbly states that he is by birth a Canadian and had resided in this Province fifteen years, that he has a large family consisting of eight sons-- the Eldest in his 21st year, and two daughters-that he never received any land from Government,that he formerly resided at the French Village in Kingsclear & laterly on a farm which he hired on the SW. Branch of the Oromocto; That being anxious to form an establishment for his Large Family-

He therefore most humbly prays your Honor to allot him a farm of four hundred acres of Land on the back creek (which discharges into the SW. branch of the Oromocto) adjoining to the Lot lately Surveyed on the said Creek for Richardson Webb__which with the assistance of his Sons, who are all anxious to cultivate Lands, he would engage to improve without delay - And as in duty bound will ever Pray

Joseph Duplessis_ X Mark

27th July 1807-


The situation applied for is Vacant and is at the upper settlement on the SW. branch of the Oromocto
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