Colorado Legislation

Private Acts, Joint Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the 7th Session of the Legislative Assembly of Colorado Territory, Begun at Golden City on the 2d Day of December, and Adjourned to Denver on the 9th Day of December, 1867 (Central City: David C. Collier at the Miners' Register Office, 1868).


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An act for the relief of Adeline McFarland of Boulder County.


Be it enacted by the Council and House of Representatives of
Colorado Territory:

Section 1. That the sum of three hundred dollars be and the same is
hereby appropriated for the support, maintenance and education of
Adeline McFarland, an orphan child of the late Robert McFarland, who
fell in the service of his country at Sand Creek, November 29, 1864.

Sec. 2. That the Hon. Henry L. Pearson, of the county of Boulder,
is hereby authorized to receive the money specified in section one
of this act, and judiciously apply the same to the use and benefit
of the said Adeline McFarland.

Sec. 3. That the auditor of the territory is hereby authorized to
draw a warrant on the territorial treasurer for the sum of three
hundred dollars, to be paid out of any funds in his hands not
otherwise appropriated, for the purpose specified in section one of
this act.

Sec. 4. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after
its passage.

Approved January 10, A.D. 1868.

 

General Laws, Joint Resolutions Memorials, and Private Acts, Passed at the Eighth Session of the Legislative Assembly of Colorado Territory, Convened at Denver, on the Third Day of January, 1870 (Central City: David C. Collier at the Register Office, 1870).


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An act to change the name of Mary Adella McFarland, of
Boulder County, and for her Relief.


Be it enacted by the Council and House of Representatives of
Colorado Territory:

Section 1. That the female child now living with the family of Robert
A. Moore, of Valmont, Boulder county, Colorado, whose name is Mary
Adella McFarland, shall hereafter be entitled to the name Mary Adella
Moore, and by that name shall be known and called.

Sec. 2. That the said Mary Adella Moore shall be entitled to inherit
the same interest in the estate, real and personal, of the said Robert
A. Moore, in the same manner as if she were the daughter and natural
heir of the said Robert A. Moore.

Sec. 3. That the before mentioned Robert A. Moore, is authorized and
hereby empowered to demand and receive all moneys and property in the
hands of any and all persons whomsoever, which was obtained by or on
account of an act of the legislative assembly of Colorado territory,
approved January 10th, 1868, appropriating three hundred ($300.)
dollars out of the treasury of Colorado territory, for the maintenance
and education of Adella M. McFarland: Provided, that the said
Robert A. Moore shall carry out the provisions of said act of January
tenth, A.D. 1868.

Sec. 4. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after
its passage.

Approved Febuary 11th, A.D. 1870.

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