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Their pay,

His salary,

292
Keeper and assistants exempted from mi.
PAGE, (JOHN.)
litia duty,

367
His conduct while governor approbated, 277

PENSIONS.
PARISHES.
Allowed to Rebecca Fulton,

26
See Overseers of Poor,
262, 263 Allowed Samuel Wharton,

48
PATEŠBURG.
Allowed Benjamin Smithey,

67
Town established; trustees,

179 Compensation allowed William Shepherd
Their powers and duties,

179 in lieu of his pension, how paid, 174
PATTON, (WILLIAM.)

Edward Houchins granted sum for pre-
Commonwealth's right to property re-

sent relief and placed on pension list, 241
leased to him,
37 Joab Miles's pension increased,

318
PATROLS.

Jacob Payne and John Carter placed on
Commanding officers of battalions to ap pension list,

325, 326
point patrols,
17 Peggy Giles placed on list,

349
Their powers and duty,
17 Jane Spencer allowed a pension,

389
17 William Rice allowed a pension,

432
Penalty for failure,

17 John Hays and wife, William Hipkins and
PAULY, (LEWIS A.).

wife, Robert Broadus, Sarah Perry, Kit-
Money appropriated to pay a debt due

ty Barlow and John Lane and wife to be
him,
157 pensioners,

432
PAYNE, (JACOB.)

PERJURY.
Placed on pension list,
325 When to be prosecuted,

118
PAYNE, (WILLIAM G.)
Subornation of, when,

118
Compensation allowed him,

310

PERRY, (SARAH.)
PEARISBURG.

Placed on pension
list,

432
Town established,

403

PETERSBURG.
Powers of trustees,
403 New street to be opened,

316
PEDLARS.
Commissioners appointed,

316
Construction as to licenses,
24 Common council to levy damages,

316
Clerks to record licenses,
24 Musters of militia, when,

332
When clerks to account for taxes,
25 Fines, what,

332
See Licenses,
114, 115. 206 How collected,

333
PEGRAM'S WAREHOUSE.

Collector to be appointed; to give bond,
&c.

333
In Petersburg, established,

216
Fines how appropriated,

333
216
Salary of inspectors,

Militia to be armed,

333
Duty on tobacco,

216
Materials of warehouse,

216
Court for town to be under jurisdiction

360
Notes not receivable for prior debts,

of superior court of Dinwiddie,
216

Commissioners appointed to open street, 376
PENDLETON TOWN.
Their duties,

376
Name of Crowsville changed to,

46 Writ of ad quod damnum to issue, 376
Trustees appointed, &c.

46 Jury may adjourn from day to day, 377
PENITENTIARY.

Council may assess on property amount of
Officers' salaries,
84 damages,

377
How long persons guilty of robbery, bur Common council how elected,

426
glary, horse stealing and arson, or their Their duties, &c.

426
accessaries, to be confined,

99 Quarterly terms of hustings court when
Repeal of section requiring account to be to be held,

426
kept between convict and public, 99 Powers and duties of common hall, 427
Allowance to prisoner on discharge, 99

PETERSBURG ACADEMY.
Prisoners escaping, where to be tried, 99
Record of former conviction to be filed,

62
99

Lottery authorized for its benefit,
Petit larceny, how punished,

99 PETERSBURG DISTRICT COURT.
Board constituted for government of the

Removed,

82
penitentiary,

99

PETERSTOWN.
Executive to report expense of the insti Established; lots to be built on,

38
tution,
111 Powers and duty of trustees,

38
Convicts discharged to be allowed certain Privileges of lotholders,
claims,

196 Vacancies among trustees supplied, 38
Act requiring board of inspectors for in.

PEYTON, (JOHN,) deceased.
stitution, repealed,

291 Commissioners to dispose of part of his
Certain powers granted executive as to

estate,

232
rules &c. for internal government,
291 To make conveyances,

233
Executive to contract for diet, raw mate Proceedings to be returned to county
rials, &c.
291 court of Frederick,

233
Keeper to compel prisoners to perform

PIG RIVER.
their duties,

291 Part of act of 1796 for opening and im.
Duties of physician,
291 proving navigation repealed,

43

PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY. Penalty for obstructing navigation, 192
Courthouse established,

338 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION.
Proceedings of court legalized,
338 Number of electors,

86
Town of Competition established; trus Counties arranged into districts,

86
tees,

338 Two voted for in same district, first named
Duties of trustees,
338 to have the benefit,

87
Their powers; vacancies supplied, 339 Commissioners to execute law,

87
PLANTERS WAREHOUSE.
Their oaths,

87
Established in Lynchburg,

309 | Affidavit to be returned to clerk of coun.
Inspectors' salaries; proviso,
309 ty court,

87
Duties on tobacco,
309 Duty of commissioners,

87
Warehouse how built,
309 | Duty of clerk,

87
Notes not receivable for prior contracts,
309 When poll kept open,

87
PLEASANTS, (SAMUEL.) Forms to be observed after poll closed, 87
Authorized to publish collection of laws Form of return by commissioners,
of state,

292 Governor and council to advertize names
Commissioners to certify laws to be cor-

of electors,

88
rect,

292 In case of sickness how commissioners to
Copies to be taken by commonwealth, 292

act,
How to be distributed,

292 Sheriffs and sergeants to attend commis-
PLEASANTVILLE.
sioners,

88
Owners allowed time to improve lots, 240 Penalty for failure,
POINT PLEASANT AND CLARKSBURG Duty of commissioners after return,
ROAD.

Expense of executing act defrayed, 89
Road to be opened,

311 Where electors fail to attend how vacancy
Appropriation,
311 to be filled,

89
POOR.

Amendment proposed by congress to con-
See Overseers of Poor,

44 stitution of the United States ratified on
Power of courts in regulating bounds of the part of Virginia,

109
districts for choosing overseers, 126 Meeting of electors and mode of elect-
Power, when ten electors do not meet, 126 ing the president and vice president, 109
Amount of recognizance of a person

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED
charged with being father of a bas.

STATES.
tard,

126 Resolution expressing confidence in him,
Elections of overseers in King George and declaring readiness for war, 277. 351
county valid,

161

PRESTON, (THOMAS L.)
Powers of overseers,

161 Appointed agent to recover certain mo-
Overseers of Hampshire authorized to re nies due the state in Kentucky, 377

cover a certain sum from Francis White, PRINCE EDWARD LIBRARY COM.
sheriff,

209

PANY.
Proceedings in case of bastards in corpo See Library Company of Prince Edward, 183
rate towns; proviso,

ÞRINTER, (PUBLIC.)
Duties of overseers where there are no His duties,

129
vestries,
262 His salary,

130
Their powers,
263 To give bond,

130
Account of their proceedings how and To furnish speaker with list of extra
when rendered,
263 work done during session,

130
Who overseers may refuse to provide for, 263 When laws delivered, executive to grant
Overseers when to hold annual meeting, 363 adequate proportion of salary,

130
Duty of court where poor house is erected, 370

PRISON BOUNDS.
Overseers may adjourn when sufficient Debtors allowed benefit only for one
number to do business do not attend, 370

year,

304
POQUOSON PARISH.

PRISONERS.
Its privileges,
166 See Criminal Prosecutions,

73-75
PORT CONWAY TOWN.

Term of confinement in penitentiary for
Owners allowed time to improve lots, 240 robbery, burglary, horse stealing, ar.
PORTSMOUTH.
son,

99
Trustees may lease certain lands, 187 Repeal of section requiring account to be
Money hw applied,

188 kept between convict and public, 99
Musters of militia, when,

349 | Allowance to prisoners when discharged, 99
Fines; how assessed,
349 Escaping, where to be tried,

99
How collected and appropriated,

350 Record of former conviction to be filed, 99
POTOWMAC COMPANY.
Who let to bail,

119
Time allowed to complete navigation, 250

PROCESS.
Manner of transferring shares,

250 Clerks may send process out of county in
Time allowed to complete navigation of

certain chancery proceedings,

122
Shenandoah river,

398

PROCÉSSIONERS.
POWELL'S RIVER.

Appointments made by Goochland county
Declared public highway,
192 couri legalized,

398

212, 213

Their wages,

63, 64

PROCESSIONING.
Property how to be valued,

364
Laws relating to processioning lands west Provisions not extended to banks,

364
of the Blue Ridge suspended,

76 Not to executions above ten dollars, 365
PROSECUTING ATTORNIES.

RESOLUTIONS.
Judges to appoint,

358

358 Ratifying the amendment to the constitu-
'PROSECUTIONS.

tion of the United States, prescribing the
See Criminal Prosecutions,

73-75

mode of electing the president and vice-
PROTESTS.
president,

109
Proceedings on bills of exchange pro-

Appointing commissioners to confer with
tested,

256

the legislature of North Carolina for
PROVIDENCE.

opening a canal between Nansemond
and Roanoke rivers,

110
Town established on lands of R. Rat.
cliffe in Fairfax county,

177 Appointing commissioners to confer with

the legislature of Tennessee for open-
Trustees appointed; their powers and du-

177

ing the Holstein river,
ties,

110
No person allowed to purchase more than

Requiring executive to report' expense of
one half said lots,

110
177

penitentiary,
Lots how forfeited,

178

Approving the mode by which the territo.
Trustees to make regulations,

178

ry of Louisiana was acquired by the ad-
Vacancies, how filled,

ministration of the general government, 111

178
PROVOSTS MARTIAL.

Declaring it inexpedient to agree to the
Allowance to them,

118

amendment to the constitution of the
PUBLIC GUARD.

United States proposed by Massachu-
setts,

201
See Guard, Public,

Declaring it inexpedient to agree to an

amendment to the said constitution to
Q

prevent the importation of slaves, &c.
QUANTICO CREEK,
proposed by North Carolina,

201
Commissioners appointed to raise money

Expressing approbation in the adminis-

tration of general government, and
by lottery for improving,

174

readiness for war against any nation
that has injured United States,

277
R

Conduct of governor Page approbated, 277
RANDOLPH COUNTY.

Confidence expressed in the president of
the United States,

351
Added to the judicial district composed of

Amendment recommended to the consti.
Hardy, Hampshire, &c.

28

tution of the United States rejected, 351
RAPE.

Amendments proposed by states of Ma-
Slaves attempting to ravish a white wo-

351

ryland and Tennessee rejected,
man, how punished,

119

Instructing senators to procure time for
RECOGNIZANCES.
See Criminal Prosecutions,

74

locating lands north-west of Ohio, re-

served for Virginia troops,
REGIMENTS.
See Militia.

Purchase of copies of map of state di.
REGISTER.
rected; how distributed,

351
Of the land office; fees raised,

127

Directing more arms to be manufactured, 351
Proviso,

127

Thanks presented to citizens who volun-

teered on occasion of the attack upon
Only two clerks allowed after first of Oc-

the Chesapeake,

435
tober,

128

Instructions to obtain amendment to con.
To be annually elected,

128
REGISTRY OF SLAVES.

stitution for removing senators of the
To be made in certain cases,

United States from office,

435
66
Penalty for neglect,

66

Pledging energies of state to carry on the
war or to obtain peace,

435.437
Penalty how applied,

67
When to be registered,

RESIGNATIONS.

127
When

18
Of militia officers, how made,
copy of act to be posted at court-

REVENUE.
house door,

127
REMAINDERMEN.
Appropriations for 1804,

116, 117
When may rebuild mills, tenant for years

Ses Taxes,

203-207
failing,

204
375
See Appropriations of Revenue,

REVISED CODE.
Writ of ad quod damnum; proviso, 375
REPLEVIN.

Additional copies of code edited by Plea.
Law revived,

26
364

sants & Pace to be distributed,
Commissioners to value estate before sold, 364

REVIVOR.
Not to be sold for less than three fourths Appeals, writs of error, &c. may be re-
of value,

364 vived against sheriffs, after abatement
Allowance to commissioners,

364

by death, where estates have been
Provisions not extended to attornies, she committed to them,

293
riffs, &c.

364 | Sheriff may revive suits by scire facias, 293

351

REVOLUTIONARY CLAIMS. Time for beginning and completing road, 93
Thomas L. Preston appointed agent to re Tolls subject to control of legislature, 93
cover money due from Richard C. An Bridges crossed to be paid for,

94
derson,

377 RICHMOND COURT OF CHANCERY.
REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIERS. Terms changed,

372
Senators instructed to procure time for lo Chancellor may grant appeals, &c. 372
cating lands north-west of Ohio, 351 Process how returnable,

373
RICE, (JOHN.).

Executive to procure seals for courts, 373
Exonerated from payment of a judgment, 77 RICHMOND DISTRICT COURT.
RICE'S FERRY.

Chancery terms when to be holden, 300
Established across Mud river,
334 | Term when and how long,

305
RICE, (WILLIAM.)

RICHMOND FEMALE ACADEMY.
Placed on pension list,

432 Governor authorized to offer barracks for-
RICHARDSON, (WILLIAM.) merly occupied by public guard to trus-
Executor of John Collins, deceased; his

tees,

308
account against state to be examined, 431 Trustees appointed,

335
RICHMOND ACADEMY.
Quorum of board,

336
Trustees appointed and incorporated, 34 Vacancies among trustees filled,

336
Their powers and duty,

35 RICHMOND JAMES RIVER COM-
To appoint a treasurer,

35

PANY.
His qualification and duty,

35 See James Rirer Company.
His salary,
35 To deepen river, &c.

256
How vacancies shall be filled,
35 Tolls allowed,

257
Sum to be raised by lottery,

35 | Ground or materials necessary, how con-
Majority to constitute board of trustees, 35

demned,

257
Delinquents how prosecuted,

36 Limitation of profit on capital expended, 257
How many trustees to constitute board, 225 To improve navigation from Nicholson's
RICHMOND CITY.
wharf to Rocklanding,

258
Mathematical surveyor to be appointed, 189 Tolls on that part of river,

258
His acts to be valid,

189 | Time allowed to comply with act, 258
Pourer to council to extend streets, &c. 189 Mode of proceeding when river is out of
Court of Henrico to issue writ of ad quod order,

258
damnum to condemn land for streets, 189, 190 Clause of former act exempling shares
Proceedings of directors for locating pub. from taxation repealed,

259
lic squares where to be recorded, 190 RICHMOND LIBRARY SOCIETY.
Executive to appoint commissioners to fix Incorporated,

265
bounds of city,
195 Annual meetings,

266
To report to common council; proviso, 195 | Election of president and directors, 266
Council to appoint surveyor,
196 Their powers, &c.

266
Width of streets established,

339 RICHMOND TURNPIKE COMPANY.
Powers of council over streets, &c. 339 Managers to receive subscriptions, 95
Musters of militia, when,
342 Capital,

95
Fines; battalion courts of enquiry, when, 342 Meeting of subscribers,

95
Commandant may appoint collector of Company incorporated,

95
fines; proviso,

342 Directors appointed; their powers and
Cominon council how elected,
430 duties,

95
Their duties, &c.
430 Treasurer and clerk appointed,

95
Powers of hustings court,
430 Mode of collecting subscriptions,

95
Master of police; his powers,
430 How land and materials obtained,

96
Court of hustings to appoint constables, 430 Annual meetings,

96
Powers of notaries public,

431 | Directors to render their proceedings, 96
RICHMOND AND COLUMBIA Dividends when made,
TURNPIKE.

Shares considered real estate,
Turnpike to be constructed,

90 Toll-gates to be established,
Commissioners to open subscriptions, 90 Rates of tolls,
President and directors; their powers and How road shall be finished, and when tolls
duty,
90 shall be demanded,

97
Who io transact business; journal, 91 Penalty for not paying tolls,

97
How lands for toll-gates obtained, 91 Time allowed for beginning and comple.
How materials obtained,

91
ting road,

97
Annual meetings, when and where, 92 Tolls subject to the control of legislature, 97
Account of proceedings to be rendered

RIFLEMEN.
them,

92 See Militia.
Rates of toll; how applied,

92 Governor to allot entire companies for ser-
Dividends; road real estate,
92 vice,

6
Penalty for failing to pay toll,
93 To be enlisted for each battalion,

6
Communications between this and other Uniform,
roads to be made,

93 To form part of battalion where raised,
Penalty for failing to keep road in repair, 93 To be armed,

20

96

96
96

96

2

38, 39

RIND'S, (JAMES,) orphans. Court of Lee county to fix upon place
Trustees appointed to manage their estate, 249 for toll.gate on road from Mocker.
Their powers,
249 son's gap to Cumberland gap,

213
Trustees to render account of proceedings May lay road off into districts,

213
to court of hustings of Richmond, 249 | Tolls for passing gate ; list of tolls to be

kept,

214
RIVANNA COMPANY.
Appropriation of tolls,

214
River to be opened and improved from Commissioners to be appointed to ascer-
Milton to Moore's ford,

318 tain the different county lines bordering
Books for subscription; commissioners; on the Three Notched road leading from

their powers and duties; proviso, 318 Albemarle to Hanover; their duties, 215
Powers and duties of directors,

318 Court to appoint overseer and allot
Books to be deposited with directors, 319 hands,

216
Remedy against delinquents; proviso, 319 Pay of commissioners,

216
Powers of directors,

319 Commissioners may call on county sur.
Subscribers may vote by proxy,
319 veyors,

216
Vacancies among directors filled, 319 One may proceed in case of sickness of
Act of majority of commissioners when

the other,

216
to bind,

319 Turnpike established from head of Roa.
Tolls when receivable ; rates of toll, 319 noke over Alleghany mountain, 217-220
Penalty for refusing to pay tolls, 320 Part of revenue of Randolph county ap-
Dividends; tolls when to cease; proviso, 320 plied to state road,

222
Company incorporated,
320 Court to appoint superintendant,

222

222
RIVANNA WAREHOUSE.

Who is to give bond, &c.

His duties; how removable,
Salary of inspector,

70 To lay his accounts before court,
Continuance of act,

223
ROADS.

Money to be raised by lottery to open road
From Abingdon to Saltville,

32-34 from Monongalia glades to mouth of
From Morgantown to Grave creek,

Fishing creek,

224
See Swift Run Gap Turnpike, 49, 50 See Thornton's Gap Road,

225-227
Money to be raised by lottery to improve

See Thornton's Gap Turnpike, 233-235
roads leading from the ford of Litile ri To be opened between Point Pleasant
ver to Sniggar's and Ashby's gaps,
51 and Clarksburg,

311
Lottery authorized for opening and im Appropriation therefor,

311
proving road leading froin the South Court of Lee county to change place of
fork to Brock's gap,

51 gate on Mockerson and Cumberland
For making a road from Monroe in Bote-

327
tourt to the Sweet springs and thence Act for clearing and repairing wagon road
to Lewisburg,

53

from the state road to or near the mouth
Lottery for improving road across She-

of Little Kanawha river repealed, 340
nandoah mountain to Brock's gap, 56 Leave granted to United States to make
Collectors to be appointed to receive tax

road from Cumberland to state of Ohio, 341
for completing road through the coun Powers granted to superintendant, 341
ties of Russell and Lee,

67 Commissioners appointed to view road
Time allowed courts to report to legisla from James river to Kanawha river, 348
ture,
67 Regulations and duties,

348
See Kanawha Road,

Fauquier and Alexandria turnpike com-
72, 73. 172, 173. 398. 400 pany incorporated,

379-385
Richmond and Columbia turnpike com Turnpike established over the South
pany incorporated,
90-94 mountain at Rockfish gap,

405, 406
Staunton turnpike company incorporated, 94 Charlestown and Washington turn-
Richmond turnpike company incorpo-

pike company incorporated, 412-416
rated,

94-98 Suin appropriated to construct road over
Regulations for the Manchester turn-

North mountain,

422
pike company,

152, 153 Commissioners; their powers and duties, 423
Money appropriated for improving and Governor to order payment,

423
keeping in repair the road from Mock Time allowed court of Monongalia coun.
erson's gap to Powell's valley in

ty to settle with commissioners of road
Lee,

170, 171

from Morgantown to Grave creek, 425
See Mockerson's Gap Road.

Superintendant of state road leading
Additional commissioners for the South

through Randolph county, how to
mountain turnpike; their duties, 191 proceed,

429
How turnpike to be established and re Toll-gate established on road over South
paired,
192 mountain at White's gap,

429, 430
See Little River Turnpike Company, 198, 199

ROANOKE AND APPOMATTOX CA.
Sum to be raised by lottery to improve

NAL.
road from Wood courthouse to Clarks.

Time extended for viewers to make re-
burg,

209 port,

gaps road,

322

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