The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Google eBook)

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The Society, 1917 - New England
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Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.
  

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Page liii - The following extract is taken from the annual report of the board of managers of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society of the Protestant Episcopal Church: '•The Rev.
Page lvii - In 1826 he resigned his pastorate and retired to private life. He was a member of the first school committee of Boston ; an original member of the Massachusetts historical society and a member of the American academy of arts and sciences. He received the honorary degree of AM from Brown in 1790, and that of STD from Harvard in 1811. He published several sermons, and Sermon* and Charge* (1832).
Page 67 - Mar. 1824 he was appointed judge of the Inferior Court of Common Pleas for the middle division of the Province,* and he held this office until his death.
Page xlii - States, and of the city, county and town authorities and officials, and of the Grand Army of the Republic, the Military Order of the Loyal Legion, and...
Page 295 - Whereas, on the 24th day of February, 1917, Frank B. Sanborn of Concord, the friend of Emerson, Hawthorne and Thoreau, died in Westfield, NJ, and thus passed on an adopted son of Massachusetts who in his early manhood espoused the cause of the abolition of human slavery in the United States, at the call of William Lloyd Garrison and Wendell Phillips, and later became the confidential adviser of John Brown at Harper's Ferry, for whose sake he was ostracized, maltreated and subjected to the indignity...
Page 383 - Proceedings of the New England Historic Genealogical Society at the annual meeting, January 5, 1881.
Page lxxii - ... section two of chapter one hundred and fifty-two of the acts of the year one thousand eight hundred and forty-five...
Page 234 - ... clod ; the man that is in possession remains alone in the ground ; he to whom he delivers possession enters to him to whom he delivers the clod & so possession of the whole according to agreement ; then he comes forth & leaveth the other in possession who then presently comes out. Jan. 29. I am now preparing for London to answer the suites of my Uncles about Josephs land ; my resolucon is this (by Gods grace) to repaire to learned Councell, & if they say the right is mine, to endeavor an arbitracon,...
Page lxxii - Sec. 2. The said corporation may hold and possess real and personal estate to the amount of one hundred thousand dollars, and the funds or property thereof shall not be used for any other purpose than that declared in the preceding section.

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