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Abagail Abby Abner Albert Alfred Amos Anna April 17 April 20 Baker Bassett Benjamin Besthorpe Bethiah Betsey Charles CHILDREN Clark Collins Crowell Daniel daughter David Deborah Ebenezer Edmond Edward Edwin Eldridge Elijah Elisha Eliza Elizabeth Emily Emma Enoch Esther Eunice Ezra Franklin Frederick Freeman George George Erasmus Gorham Hall Hallett Hannah Sears Harriet Hattie Hedge Heman Henry Huldah Isaac Isaiah James Jane Jeremiah Jerusha JOAN HALL John Jonathan Joseph Joshua Josiah July 26 July 31 June 17 June 20 June 22 Kelley Kimbal Lemuel lost at sea Lucy Lydia March 19 March 23 Maria married Martha Matthews Mehitable Mercy Nathan Nathaniel Nickerson October gale Olive Paddock Phebe Polly Prince Priscilla Rebecca Reuben Ruth Ryder Sally Samuel Sarah Sarah Green SECOND WIFE Sept Seth Smith Stephen Susan Susannah Sylvanus Taylor Thankful Thomas Vincent William William Bassett Willis Wixon Zachariah Zenas
Page i - Mass., in 1686, are entitled to hold scholarships in Harvard College, established in ,SSo under the w,ll of JONATHAN BROWN BRIGHT of Waltham, Mass., with one half the income of this Legacy. Such descendants failing, other persons are eligible to the scholarships. The will requires that this announcement shall be made in every book added to the Library under its prov,sions.
Page i - College, established in iSSo under the will of JONATHAN BROWN BRIGHT of Waltham, Mass., with one half the income of this Legacy. Such descendants failing;, other persons are eligible to the scholarships. The will requires that this announcement shall be made in every book added to the Library under its provisions.
Page xii - Huso, who in 1066, AD, received a grant of manor in Berkshire, England. From him in unbroken line John Howys was descended. The family settled in Norfolk county, England, in 1457, AD, reign of Henry VI., from which time Besthorpe was the family seat for seven generations. "Thorpe...
Page 7 - It is well established that he was a man physically strong and robust, of good moral character, possessed a fair education, and was largely endowed with good common sense. That his character and standing was excellent in the community where he lived is proved by the prominent part he took in the formation of. the township where he located, and the many official duties he was elected to perform in the work of perfecting and developing its interests.
Page x - Mass., 1637-1892, with some account of English Ancestry, by Joshua Crowell Howes, Dennis, Mass., with illustrations," is a work of 209 pages with blank pages for manuscript notes.
Page 200 - Isle they came, And on Columbia's soil did propagate a name; We their descendants the Patriarch own. And to the first Howes, do dedicate this stone.
Page 7 - They brought with them three sons, Joseph, Thomas and Jeremiah, the last born on the passage over, or son after arrival.
Page xiii - This is said to have been caused by a mistake made in some important legal document, bearing upon the family estates. л ^f >.!:!: j THE HOWKS COAT OF ARM-. í, •f™ IP" For the foregoing facts relating to the ancestry in England, I am largely indebted to the Rev.