The Laws of Texas, 1822-1897 Volume 2 Page: 43
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Laws of the Republic of Texas.
board of land commissioners of Washington county be, and they
are hereby required to issue to Robert M. Williamson, agent of
Benjamin R. Milam, ten certificates for a league and labor of land
each, making in all ten leagues and ten labors of land; which the
said Williamson, his heirs or assigns be, and they are hereby fully
authorized and empowered to locate and have surveyed upon any
vacant and unoccupied lands of this Republic, as pointed out and
prescribed by the land law.
Sec. 2. Be it further enacted, That the commissioner of the
general land office be, and he is hereby authorized and required to
issue patents to the said Williamson, his heirs or assigns, upon said
certificates, so soon as the office may be opened for the issuing of
patents, and that no fees of the Government shall be exacted from
said Williamson: Provided also, That said Williamson shall accept
the same in full satisfaction of all the claims that he may have on
the Governmlent as agent of Benjamin R. Milam.
JOHN M. HANSFORD,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
DAVID G. BURNET,
President of the Senate.
Approved, January, 14 1839.
MIRABEAU B. LAMAR.
A JOINT RESOLUTION
For the relief of W. C. White
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