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An Act to Incorporate Contentnea Academy, in the County of Pitt, and to Appoint the Trustees Thereof.

1831-1832 - Chapter LVI

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1831-1832 - Page 62.

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 Moses Turuage, Lewis Turuage, Abram Baker, Elbert Moye, William D. Moye and Alfred Moye, be, and they are hereby incorporated by the name and style of "The Trustees of Contentnea Academy," and by that name shall be able and capable in law to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, acquire by purchase, gift or otherwise, to them end their successors, estate, real and personal, for the use of the academy, and enjoy all other powers, privileges and immunities incident to bodies corporate of the like nature.

II. Be it further enacted, That in case of any vacancy occurring by death, resignation or otherwise of said trustees, the remainder, or a majority of them, may appoint successors to the same, who shall have the same powers and authorities as the trustees constituted by the provisions of this Act.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 14th day of January, A.D.1832.

Montfort Stokes, Governor
Charles Fisher, Speaker of the House of Commons
David F. Caldwell, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy - William Hill, Secretary

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