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Petitions Received, 1725-1890

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Title
Description
Date

Petition of Thomas Taylor to sell Indian land, 1855

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Petition regarding the law forbidding inter-marriage of whites with Negroes, Indians, and Mulattoes, 1876

2/25/21, 2:29 PM

Petition regarding the law forbidding inter-marriage of whites with Negroes, Indians, and Mulatttoes, January 1872

11/25/19, 3:05 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Petition requesting a law regulating the hours for a days labor to ten, 1851

5/10/19, 3:09 PM

Petition support of poor, October 1821

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: Bristol, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: Burrillville, 1829 and 1844

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: Glocester, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: Middletown, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: North Kingstown, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: North Providence, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: Smithfield, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to admit non-freeholders to the franchise: Warren, 1829

3/30/20, 1:57 PM

Petition to appoint a Commissioner to enforce labor laws, 1863

5/10/19, 3:09 PM

Petition to change the town lines of Cranston, May 1888

4/20/20, 2:11 PM

Petition to create town of Johnston, 1759

4/20/20, 1:45 PM

Petition to divide the town of North Kingstown, October 1742

4/20/20, 2:09 PM

Petition to enact a law for the half-time schooling of all children employed in the factories of this state, 1876

5/10/19, 3:09 PM

Petition to have Daniel Harry's death sentence changed to life imprisonment, June 1, 1839

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

Petition to incorporate the Town of Woonsocket, 1867

4/20/20, 12:32 PM

Petition to limit the hours of labor and to regulate the employment of children in factories, 1853

5/10/19, 3:09 PM

Petition to remove a Rhode Island citizen from tribal land, May 1815

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

Petition to repeal the law on interracial marriages, 1878

11/25/19, 3:01 PM

Petition to retain the name of Smithfield, 1871

4/20/20, 1:12 PM

Petition with agreement of part of Indian tribe against sale of land, October 1769

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

Petitions by Mary Anne Simon and Samuel Rodman for liberation, 1848

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

Petitions for dividing Westerly, 1738

4/28/20, 4:26 PM

Petitions from the Town of Scituate in regards to the Town of Foster, 1780-1781

4/20/20, 1:59 PM

Petitions, deeds, correspondence with James Paul, 1817-1818

3/7/17, 3:43 PM

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Quakers were among the religious groups that sought refuge in Rhode Island in the 17th century; many were ardent abolitionists.

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

Sale of real estate to settle debts, August 1747

3/16/18, 4:45 PM

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