Joseph Hopkins Gent justices
John Gilbert Ut est mutatis mutandis lib Consil H. H.
July 2d 1764
Comission for the peace in Kent County then issued to
Joseph Weekes Gent. of the Quorum.
John Wright Gent justices
Tobias Wells Ut est mutatis mutandis lib Consil H: H:
William Lawrence fol 246
On the back side of the abovesaid Comission, for Kent
County was written thus.
I doe hereby Order that the place for holding your County
Court be in some part of the easterne neck and not upon the
Island as formerly Given under my hand the 2d day of July
To Mr Thomas South and the rest of the
Comissionrs for holding Courts in Kent.
July 18th 1674
Comission then issued to Edward Williams Clerke of Bal-
temore County to be Clerke of Cecill County with like limita-
tion as other Clerkes vt Supra.
[Commission to Baker Brooke.]
Cecilius &c To all the Inhabitants and people of Our said
Province Greeting in Our Lord God everlasting Know yee
that Wee reposeing especiall trust and confidence in the
fidelity integrity and circumspection of Our dearly beloved
Nephew Baker Brooke Esqr Our Survey our Generall of Our
said Province of Maryland have assigned Ordained authorized
and impowered as Wee doe hereby assigne Ordaine authorize
and impower him the said Baker Brooke Once yearely and
every yeare to call a Court of Enquiry and Survey in every
respective County within this Our Province at such time and
in such place in the said severall and respective Countyes as