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An Act Enlarging the Powers of the Trustees of the Green Hill Academy in Haywood County.

1856-1857 Private Laws: Chapter 97

Private Laws of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1856-57 - Page 98.
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Sec. 1. 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 trustees of "Green Hill Academy," in the county of Haywood, be and they are hereby authorized to sell and convey any land owned by said corporation, or by them in trust for the same, and to execute a deed or deeds therefor; which shall be good and effectual in law, to pass to the purchaser or purchasers, the title in fee simple, any restriction heretofore imposed upon them to the contrary notwithstanding.

Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the deed of conveyance already made by the trustees aforesaid to the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, be and the same is hereby confirmed.

Ratified the 24th day of January, 1857.

Thomas Bragg, Jr., Governor
Jesse G. Shepherd, Speaker of the House of Commons
William W. Avery, Speaker of the Senate

North Carolina
Office of Secretary of State, April, 1857.

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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