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An Act to Incorporate Franklinton Female Academy, in the County of Franklin.

1846-1847 - Private Acts - Chapter CXII

Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1846-1847 - Pages 258-259.

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 the Rev. Robert C. Maynard, Rev. Josiah Crudup, Col. Edward C, Faulks, Dr. Samuel R. Haywood, William H. Simons, Silas Winston, R. W. Godwin, John C. Gardner, William H. Joyner, Henry Penn, Dr. William W. Green, William F. Hilliard, William R. Hargrave, J. S. Yarbrough, Henry W. Perry, Joseph Kearney, Howell Cooke, Jonathan M. Stone, Col. Isaac Winston, and John W. White, be, and they are hereby constituted a body politic, by the name and style of "The Trustees of Franklinton Female Academy," and by that name may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded; shall have perpetual succession and a common seal; may acquire, by purchase, gift or otherwise, to them and their successors, estate real and personal, lor the use of said Academy; and enjoy all other powers, privileges and immunities, incident to bodies corporate, of a like nature.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That in case of any vancancy by death, resignation, or removal from the county, the remaining trustees shall have power to fill such vacancy thereby occasioned.

Ratified 15th of January, 1847.

William Alexander Graham, Governor
Edward Stanly, Speaker of the House of Commons
Andrew Joyner, Speaker of the Senate

Secretary of State's Office, April 1847

I, William Hill, Secretary of State in and for the State of North Carolina,
do hereby certify that the Acts and Resolutions contained in this Pamphlet
are true copies of the original Acts and Resolutions passed by the General
Assembly of this State, at its late session.

William Hill, Secretary of State

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