|| At the adjournment of the annual meeting, present the freeholders and
other inhabitants, qualified to vote in Town affairs,
May 4 1789. -- Daniel Cony Esq. Moderator
||Voted & chose the following Town officers.
James Hinkely & Abisha Cowan Tything men.
Nathaniel Hearsey & Simeon Payne, Wardens.
Jeremiah Badcock & Beriah Ingraham. Fish Committee
||to excuse Charles Vaughan Esq. as a Surveyor of highways, & chose
Maj Lazaru Goodwin in his Room.
to Dismiss Jeremiah Hall as a Surveyor of Highwayes & chose maj.
Samuel Dutton in his room.
||Voted and choos a Committ to look out a lot for a Miniseril lot.
|Joseph North Esq.
|| A Committee for that purpose
| James Page
| Ephm. Ballard
||Voted to dismiss the 6th act in the Warrant, also the 7 and
||Voted to accept the Rode from the North East Corner of James Page's land
to the southerly line of Major Samuel Dutton's farm, agreeable to the minutes
of the Selectmen, which are as Follows beginning at the road that leads
from the meeting-house to Benjamin Follets at or near the North East corner
of James Page land then to run northerly by market trees on the easterly
side of the road, and to go in general in the road where it is cleared out
& bridged & now travelled about two miles, 'till it comes to the
southesterly line of Maj. Samuel Dutton Farm said road to be four rods wide.
Maj. Samuel Dutton and & Mr. James Page agree with the Town, to indemnify
theInhabitants of the town of Hallowell from all fines that may arise by
said road not being cleared out for one year from the accepting said road
||Voted that the Town Treasurer shall give notes to any Persons, who the
Town may at any time owe with Interest, the Selectmen Certifying the propriety