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SAMUEL SPARROW ~ 
18TH-CENTURY CAPE BRETON ISLAND 

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C-1456

http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_reel_c1456/1146?r=0&s=1
http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_reel_c1456/1147?r=0&s=1

http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_mikan_104684

[According to DesBarres]

These Accounts were examined by him in 1787, on the Island of Cape Breton, prior to the Month of July, in a Committee, or in Council, can't say which, the accounts being on the Table, a prior set of accts were passed by Mr. Sparrow,  and 2 others in 1786, in a hurry - not examined [an uvatchy] or he would not have passed them - it must have been done ignorantly or wickedly - one set he did not sign.

                                                                Members of Council in 1787

Sparrow Swore that Some of these had been foisted into Council for the purpose of paying the Acct ... {Alexr Haire
{Geo Rodgers
{Ranna Cossit
{Geo Moore
{Saml Sparrow ...

[Source: DesBarres Papers, Series 5, M23, F 1-5, Volume 6, Accounts, 1767-1794, May 31, 1790, pp. 1195-1196]


FOR COUNCIL MEETINGS DEALING WITH THE ACCOUNTS, SEE:

May 9, 1786

June 4, 1786

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