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At the first court of quarter-sessions of the peace, held at Quebec, in October [microform] Item PreviewPages: The courts of quarter sessions or quarter sessions were local courts traditionally held at four set times each year in the Kingdom of England (including Wales) from until the end of the kingdom, then in 18th-century Great Britain, in the later United Kingdom, and in other dominions of the British Empire.. Quarter sessions generally sat in the seat of each county and county . At the first Court of quarter-sessions of the peace, held at Québec, in October Colgate, William G. , Book,  pages. As well, between , the Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace sat alternately at Cornwall and Johnstown (Edwardsburg Township). Therefore, the pre minutes include information for the area that was to become the Johnstown District.
"Analytical Index to Cases Determined in the Court of King’s Bench for the District of Quebec, from to ". Revue de législation et de jurisprudence (). At the First Court of Quarter-Sessions of the Peace, Held at Quebec, in October Statutes Relating to the Duties of Justices of the Peace in Lower Canada (Quebec, ) Donald Fyson, with the assistance of Evelyn Kolish and Virginia Schweitzer, The Court Structure of Quebec and Lower Canada, (Montreal: Montreal History Group, //). A grand jury is a jury – a group of citizens – empowered by law to conduct legal proceedings and investigate potential criminal conduct, and determine whether criminal charges should be brought.A grand jury may subpoena physical evidence or a person to testify. A grand jury is separate from the courts, which do not preside over its functioning.. The United States and . Court of quarter sessions explained. The courts of quarter sessions or quarter sessions were local courts traditionally held at four set times each year in the Kingdom of England (including Wales) from until the end of the kingdom, then in 18th-century Great Britain, in the later United Kingdom, and in other dominions of the British Empire.. Quarter sessions generally sat in the .
the s was the Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace. Until the granting of municipal charters, this court and its magistrates, the Justices of the Peace!, held in unison virtually all economic and political authority2 exercised at the local level, overseeing local administration and helping maintain local order within the : James K. Wilson. Full text of " Colonial families of the United States of America, in which is given the history, genealogy and armorial bearings of colonial families who settled in the American colonies from the time of the settlement of Jamestown, 13th May, , to the battle of Lexington, 19th April, ; " See other formats. – August 28 - A proclamation establishes a Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace in each district of Quebec. – Thomas Walker is appointed a justice of the peace, and on December 6 he is the victim of an assault by the military in which one of his ears was cut off. Wilkes County, Minutes of the Court of Pleas & Quarter Sessions, March Term , North Carolina Archives, Shelf No. Linn, Jo White, Abstracts of Minutes of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Rowan County, North Carolina, Wilkes, Minutes of the Court of P&QS, October Term Ibid.