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Cotton, Rev. John

escaped from Boston, Old England, 1633

Appointed pastor of the first Church, Oct 10, 1633

His house, southern part Pemberton Hill, 1645


Count Johannes

and wife played at Boston Theatre, Mar. 12, 1864


Court

for election of officers, held on the ship Arabella, Aug. 23, 1630

First held at Boston, Oct. 19, 1630

Of assistants organized, Nov. 30, 1630

To be held once each month, Mar. 6, 1631

Permanently. established at Boston, Oct. 3, 1632

Don't recognize the King's commissioners, May 24, 1665

Send agents to England to appease the King, 1683

Removed to Concord on account of small-pox, Jan. 3, 1764

Closed for want of revenue stamps, Dec. 18, 1765

Removed to Cambridge by the Governor, Mar. 20, 1771

General, of Massachusetts, organized, John Hancock Governor, Oct. 25, 1780

Held a session in Boston Town-house, May, 1781

Removed to the new State House, Beacon hill, 1798

Time of assembling changed from May to Jan., May, 1831

Municipal, at Boston, established; William Minot, Judge, June 2, 1800

Removed from School to Leverett street, June 20, 1822

Removed from Leverett to School, Johnson's Hall, June 13, 1831

Removed to new Court House, Court street, Jan. 1, 1837

Name changed to Superior Court, July 2, 1866

Police, first organized in Boston, June 20, 1822


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