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71. The Act of 9 April 1742, c. 22, 2 A&R
1095, provided that, if an execution was returned unsatisfied or partially satisfied, the clerk of court might “ex officio,
renew or make out an alias
execution for the whole or the remainder, as the case may be, till the judgment be fully satisfied.”
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.