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No. 521.

OATHS OF CONSTABLES FOR SANDWICH BAY 1861.V



HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY CARTWRIGHT RECORDS.

      We, Peter Peterson, Solomon Burdett, Robert Grand and James Martin truly serve our Soverign Lady the Queen in the Office of Constables for Sandwich Bay on the Coast of Labrador, without favor or affection malice or ill will and that I will do the best of my poewr cause the peace to be kept and preserved and prevent all offences against the properties and persons of Her Majesties Subjects and that while I continue to hold the said Office I will do the best of my power skill and knowledge discharge all the duties thereof faithfully according to Law.

So Help my God.

   Cartwright Harbor
       Sandwich Bay
           27th August 1861

Witness.
      A LEXANDER FLETCHER
      PATT. LEWIS.
PETER PETERSON
                     his
SOLOMON X BURDETT
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                his
ROBERT X GRANT
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             his
JAMES X MARTIN
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        The oath of Allegiance by the 1 Geo. 1 St 2 Cap. 13 as follows:
        We, Peter Peterson, Solomon Burdett, Robert Grant and James Martin do sincerely promise and swear that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Victoria So Help my God

Witness.
      ALEXANDER FLETCHER
      PATT. LEWIS
PETER PETERSON
                     his
SOLOMON X BURDETT
                   mark
                his
ROBERT X GRANT
              mark
             his
JAMES X MARTIN
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