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Commissioners entitled to receive thirty dollars each.
Sec. 1. Be if enacted by the general assembly of the stafe of (// io, That the commissioners appointed to appraise the two college townships in the county of Washington, by a resolution of the first legislature of the state, viz: Samuel Carpenter, James Wells and Henry Abrams, for eighteen days service each, in accomplishing said business, be and they are hereby entitled to receive each, for said service, the sum of thirty dollars, to be paid out of the contingent fund, to be audited by the auditor and paid out of any monies in the treasury of the state.
January 27th, 1804.
Foot county more than eight dollars per acre, exclutoo sive of five acres promised as a donation by the aforesaid McClenahan, that in the opinion of the said associate judges will be to the interest and benefit of said county; the land thus purchased o, or received, to be laid out and marked with et C. sufficient boundaries, under the direction of the said associate judges, and the amount of the Purchase purchase money shall be paid out of the county
money to be -
treasiry associate judges aforesaid.
§o. Sec. 2. And be if further enacted, That the trustees, land purchased or received by the associate Judges, for the use of the county, shall be vested in a board of trustees and their successors in office, by legal deed or deeds from the owner or owners of said land, for the sole use and benefit
of said county.
The trus- Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That NateeS. thaniel Beasley, William Marshall, Salathiel - Sparks, Aaron Moore, Benjamin Wood, William i Collins and John Briggs, be and they are hereby
constituted and appointed, trustees for the puro,” poses aforesaid, any five of whom shall constitute Stitute &
to and a board to do business, whose duty it shall be, so soon as they are furnished by the said asso
ciate judges with a plat of the tract or tracts of
Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That the board of trustees shall proceed to sell the town lots aforesaid, within sixty days after delivering the town plat to the recorder of the county (having given thirty days notice thereof in the Scioto Gazette) at public sale, within said town, under
to appoint a clerk.
To appoint a town surveyOr.
Trustees to number the lots.
Under the direction Of the associate judgeS.
Proceeds of Sales to be paid into the County treasury.
Bonds, etc., taken, payable to the COunty treaSureT.
Trustees, how long to continue in Office.
To make convey8 neeS.
the direction of the associate judges, or any two of them, in said county, reserving for erections of public buildings such lots as the said associate judges may think proper; and the said board may adjourn the sale of said lots from time to time, as they may judge to the interest of the county, giving notice thereof, as before required by this section; all monies received by virtue of the sale of lots aforesaid, by the board of trustees, shall be paid into the county treasury within ten days after receiving the same, and all bonds and notes to be taken by the said board of trustees, on account of the sale of lots, shall be taken payable to the county treasurer and his successors in office, for the use and benefit of said county.
Sec. 5. And be if further enacted, That the trustees appointed by this act, shall continue in their office until the number of inhabitants of said town shall amount unto thirty lot-holders, and they shall moreover fill all vacancies that may happen in their body until the number be. fore mentioned is completed: The said board of trustees are hereby authorized to convey unto the purchaser or purchasers of all lots sold in said town, by sufficient deed, upon the purchaser or purchasers producing unto the said board of trustees, a certificate from the treasurer of the