A History of Pendleton County, West Virginia (Google eBook)

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The author, 1910 - Pendleton County (W. Va.) - 493 pages
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Page 340 - To be held of us, our heirs and successors, as of our manor of East Greenwich in the County of Kent...
Page 126 - Almighty God hath created the mind free, and manifested his supreme will that free it shall remain by making it altogether insusceptible of restraint; that all attempts to influence it by temporal punishments, or burthens, or by civil incapacitations, tend only to beget habits of hypocrisy and meanness, and are a departure from the plan of the holy author of our religion...
Page 473 - New times demand new measures and new men ; The world advances, and in time outgrows The laws that in our fathers' day were best; And, doubtless, after us, some purer scheme Will be shaped out by wiser men than we, Made wiser by the steady growth of truth.
Page 342 - And for the true performance of all and singular the covenants and agreements aforesaid, the said parties bind themselves, each unto the other, firmly by these presents.
Page 341 - Fornication, nor contract Matrimony within the said Term: At Cards, Dice, or any other unlawful game, he shall not play...
Page 340 - Jones a certain tract or parcel of Land lying and being in the County of Franklin on the Waters of Nicholas Creek, containing three hundred and twenty two acres, more or less...
Page 73 - ... if the same shall be lawfully demanded to the intent and purpose that by virtue of these presents and of the statute for transferring uses into possession the said Michael Stump Junr may be in actual possession of the premises and be thereby enabled to accept and take a grant and release of the reversion and inheritance thereof to him and his heirs.
Page 126 - Well aware that Almighty God hath created the mind free : that all attempts to influence it by temporal punishments or burdens, or by civil incapacitations, tend only to beget habits of hypocrisy and meanness, and are a departure from the plan of the Holy Author of our religion...
Page 340 - KNOW YE that for divers good Causes and Considerations but more especially for and in Consideration of the Sum of Twenty five Shillings of good and lawful Money for our Use paid to our Receiver General of our Revenues in this our Colony and Dominion of Virginia WE HAVE Given Granted and Confirmed and by these Presents for us our Heirs and Successors Do Give Grant and Confirm unto William Burton one certain Tract or Parcel of Land containing four hundred and ten Acres lying and being in the County...
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Early History of Pendleton County
Pendleton County, West Virginia: Past and Present. Waynesville, nc: Don Mills, Inc. Morton, Oren F. 1910. A History of Pendleton County, West Virginia. ...
www.polsci.wvu.edu/ wv/ Pendleton/ penhistory.html

Pendleton County history sources
A History of Pendleton County, West Virginia. Franklin, West Virginia, Oren F. Morton, 1910. 975.491 M891. Pendleton County. West Virginia, Past and Present ...
www.wvculture.org/ history/ counties/ pendleton.html

Propst, Probst, Propes, Brobst Family History
The above notes about various branches of the family came from the Internet, "A History of Pendleton county, West Virginia by Oren F. Morton, ...
www.innova.net/ ~drrudyno/ propst.htm

Westfall Sources
Morton, Oren F., A HISTORY OF PENDLETON COUNTY WEST VIRGINIA, Franklin, W.Va., 1910. Sowell, aj, Early Settlers and Indian Fighters of Southwest Texas, ...
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~whitsettwall/ Westfall_Sources.htm

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