Acton Memorial Library

Acton Memorial Library

Early Town Records of Acton, Massachusetts

File/page number: 164

1761 March 2 Town meeting (continued from previous page)

  And Deacon Brooks was Chosen warden for the South west part of the Town and Lieut Billing was Chosen warden for the Northest part of the Town and Lieut Billing was Chosen Town Treasurer and Capt Hayward Capt Fletcher and mr John Davis Jun and mr Nehemiah Wheeler and mr Robert Chaffin and mr Samuel White and mr Ephraim Hunt was Chosen Surveyors of High ways and mr william Cutting and mr Joseph Robbins was Chosen Tything men and mr Gershom Davies and mr James Faulkner was Chosen fence viewers and mr Israel Heald and mr Ammi Faulkner was Chosen Hog reves and mr Mark White was Chosen Sealer of weights and measurers and mr Samuel Jones was Chosen Cullier of Shingles and Staves all which was Sworn in to their Respective offices as the Law Directs
2 on the Second article it was propounded whether the Town will accept of a Short way to accomod ate the Heirs of Capt Osgood Late of Acton Deceased as mentioned in the article voted in the affir mative
3 the third article was propounded and passed in the Negative
4 and then it was propounded whether the Swine Shall run at Large this present year and it passed in the affirmative and then the meeting was Dismist

may ye 18: 1761
At a General Town meeting it

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