An Act for the Support of the Government of his Majesties
Province of New-Jersey in
America for three years
Jan.25, 1716/17, 2 Bush 213, 218.
* * * * * Every white male
Every Indian, Negro or Mulatto Slave being male from 16 years & upwards Except such slaves
are not able to work, the Sum of twelve pence for every head. * * * * *