Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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Lewis historical publishing Company, 1909 - Maine
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Nathaniel Merrick plus Alice Freeman

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Page 581 - We the subscribers, do hereby Solemnly engage and promise, that we will to the utmost of our Power, at the Risque of our Lives and Fortunes, with Arms oppose the Hostile Proceedings of the British Fleets and Armies against the United American Colonies.
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Page 760 - Great Britain, Colonel Dearborn, with his companions in arms, who had survived the fatigues, hardships, and dangers of the war, returned to the pursuits of private life. In June, 1784, he removed from New Hampshire to Kennebeck, in Maine.
Page 540 - He then entered the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania, from which institution he graduated in March.
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