clear space clear space clear space white space
A
 r c h i v e s   o f   M a r y l a n d   O n l i n e
  Maryland State Archives | Index | Help | Search search for:
clear space
white space
Alexander's British statutes in force in Maryland. 2d ed., 1912
Volume 194, Page 1027   View pdf image (33K)
 Jump to  
  << PREVIOUS  NEXT >>
clear space clear space clear space white space

24 GEO. 2, CAP. 23, COMMENCEMENT OF YEAR. 1027
of December shall be reckoned, taken, deemed and accounted
to be the first Day of the Year of our Lord one thousand seven
hundred and fifty-two; and the first Day of January, which
shall happen next after the said first Day of January one
thousand seven hundred and fifty-two, shall be reckoned,
deemed, taken and accounted to be the first Day of the Year of
our Lord one thousand seven hundred and fifty-three; and so
on, from Time to Time, the first Day of January in every Year,
which shall happen in Time to come, shall be reckoned, taken,
deemed and accounted to be the first Day of the Year; and that
each new Year shall accordingly commence, and begin to be
reckoned, from the first Day of every such Mouth of January
next preceding the twenty-fifth Day of March, on which such
Year would, according to the present Supputation, have begun
or commenced: And that from and after the said first Day of
January one thousand seven hundred and fifty two, the several
Days of each Mouth shall go on. and be reckoned and num-
bered in the same Order; and the Feast of Easter, and other
moveable Feasts thereon depending, shall be ascertained ac-
cording to the same Method, as they now are, until the second
Day of September in the said Year one thousand seven hundred
and fifty-two inclusive; and that the natural Day* next 769
immediately following the said second Day of September, shall
be called, reckoned and accounted to be the fourteenth Day of
September, omitting for that Time only the eleven interme-
diate nominal Days of the common Calendar; and that the
several natural Days, which shall follow and succeed next after
the said fourteenth Day of September, shall be respectively
called, reckoned and numbered forwards in numerical Order
from the said fourteenth Day of September, according to the
Order and Succession of Days now used in the present Cal-
endar; and that all Acts, Deeds, Writings, Notes and other
Instruments of what Nature or Kind soever, whether Ecclesias-
tical or Civil. Publick or Private, which shall be made, ex-
ecuted or signed, upon or after the said first Day of January
one thousand seven hundred and fifty-two, shall bear Date ac-
cording to the said new Method of Supputation, and that the
two fixed Terms of St. Hilary and St Michael, in that Part of
Great Britain called England, and the Courts of Great Ses-
sions in the Counties Palatine, and in Wales, and also the
Courts of General Quarter Sessions and General Sessions of
(66)

 
clear space
clear space
white space

Please view image to verify text. To report an error, please contact us.
Alexander's British statutes in force in Maryland. 2d ed., 1912
Volume 194, Page 1027   View pdf image (33K)
 Jump to  
  << PREVIOUS  NEXT >>


This information resource of the Maryland State Archives is presented here for fair use in the public domain. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: Rights assessment for associated source material is the responsibility of the user.


Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!


[ Archives' Home Page  ||  All About Maryland  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

An Archives of Maryland electronic publication.
For information contact mdlegal@mdarchives.state.md.us.

©Copyright  October 22, 2009
Maryland State Archives