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An Act to Establish Wake Forest Pleasant Grove Academy, in the County of Wake.

1827-1828 - Chapter LV

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1827-1828 - Page 39.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of North Carolina, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That William B. Dunn, Jesse Powell, John Ligon, Jeremiah Dunn, Burrel Perry, Dempsey Powell, Cyrus Whitaker, William P, Ferral and William Roles, be, and they are hereby declared a body politic and corporate, to be known and distinguished by the name of "The Trustees of Wake Forest Pleasant Grove Academy, in the county of Wake," and by that name shall have perpetual succession and a common seal, and shall be vested with all the powers and authorities which are usually given to the trustees of other academies, established by the laws of this State.

II. And be it further enacted, That the said trustees, or a majority of them, shall have power to supply all vacancies that may occur in their body, from death, resignation, removal or otherwise.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 7th day of Jan. 1828.

James Iredell, Jr., Governor
Thomas Settle, Speaker of the House of Commons
Bartlett Yancey, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy - William Hill, Secretary

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