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An Act to Incorporate the Trustees of the Rolesville Academy in the County of Wake.

1832-1833 - Chapter LXIV

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1832-1833 - Page 54.

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 Roles, William Jeffreys, Wesley Hartsfield, Bryan Green, John Legon, Matthew Strickland, William Alston, John L. Tyrrel and Benjamin Marriott be known and distinguished by the name of the "Trustees of Rolesville Academy," in the county of Wake, and by that name shall have perpetual succession, and they or their successors shall be able and capable in law, to take, have and receive, possess, enjoy and demand any property real or personal, and any moneys or other things that shall be given for said school, and the same to apply according to the will of the donor; to take, have, possess and enjoy to them and their successors forever, any lands, tenements of what kind or nature soever, in special confidence, that the same or the profits thereof, shall be applied to and for the purpose of establishing said academy.

II. And be it further enacted, That the trustees aforesaid, shall have full power and authority to make such bye-laws and regulations as they may think proper for the good government of said academy, not inconsistent with the laws of the State.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this the 9th day of January, A.D.1833.

David L. Swain, Governor
Louis D. Henry, Speaker of the House of Commons
William D. Moseley, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy. William Hill, Secretary

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