Infortunate: The Voyage and Adventures of William Moraley, an Indentured Servant (Google eBook)

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Susan E. Klepp, Billy G. Smith Smith
Penn State Press, Nov 1, 2010 - Social Science
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Moraley tends to exaggerate, but carefully reading offers very useful historic perspective. Moraley gives insight into the poor, indentured, slaves, Native Americans, religions and everyday life of colonial America. Read full review

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Moraley spilled a stream of exaggerations and lies. Not a reliable primary source. Read full review

Contents

MORALEY AND HIS FAMILYTHE INFORTUNATE LEARNS LATIN AND ARITHMETICBOUND TO AN ATTORNEYBECOMES A WATCHM...
5
THE STORY OF SIR GEORGE SONDSS TWO SONS
21
LIFE ON BOARD SHIPSTINTED RATIONSDOLPHINS AND FLYING FISHLAND AT LASTIN THE MARKETSOLD AS A SLAVEA QUAKER ...
23
THE FORTUNATE ANDALOUSIAN
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BURLINGTONCHURCHES AND MISSIONARIESQUAKER MEETINGSTHE MAYOR OF PHILADELPHIARESCUING A LADYAN EXCHANGE...
41
PLANTATIONS IN PENNSYLVANIA INDIAN CORNTHE BEST POOR MANS COUNTRY IN THE WORLDWILD BEASTSRATTLE SNAKESH...
51
THE INDIANS IN PENNSYLVANIATHEIR HABITS MANNERS AND RELIGIONCOLONIAL CURRENCYTHE GOVERNOR AND HIS COUNCI...
63
END OF SERVITUDE IN PENNSYLVANIAA ROVING TARTERCOURTING ADVENTURETRENT TOWN AND BURLINGTONENCOUNTER ...
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EDITORS AFTERWORD
109
APPENDIXES
119
THE BOOK AND ITS AUTHOR
121
MORALEY GENEALOGY
123
THE WILLS OF WILLIAM MORALEYS PARENTS
125
MORALEY AS A LITERARY ARTISAN
131
NEWCASTLE ENGLAND
135
ISAAC PEARSONS SERVANTS
137

THE VALENTIAN OR FAITHFUL LOVER
81
DEPARTURE FROM NEW YORKDUCKING WITCHES AT MOUNT HOLLYLOADING SHIPJOURNEY TO MARYLANDENCOUNTER WITH ...
87
VOYAGE TO IRELANDDUBLIN HARBOUR ARRIVES AT WORKINGTONTHE PICTURE OF ROBINSON CRUSOEA GRAVE QUAKERMERR...
95
SIR RICHARD MUSGRAVE HALTWHISTLEBELATED IN A FELLCORBRIDGE WYLAM ETCARRIVES IN NEWCASTLE
101
THE AUTHORS CASE RECOMMENDED TO THE GENTLEMEN OF THE LAW
105
THE GHOST IN ISAAC PEARSONS HOME
139
THE WITCHCRAFT TRIAL AT MOUNT HOLLY
141
INDEX
147
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Page 12 - By marriage, the husband and wife are one person in law: that is, the very being or legal existence of the woman is suspended during marriage, or at least is incorporated and consolidated into that of the husband under whose wing, protection and cover she performs everything . . . and her condition during her marriage is called her coverture.
Page 12 - ... existence of the woman is suspended during the marriage, or at least is incorporated and consolidated into that of the husband: under whose wing, protection, and cover, she performs every thing; and is therefore called in our law-French a feme-covert; is said to be covert-baron, or under the protection and influence of her husband, her baron, or lord; and her condition during her marriage is called her coverture.

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