The Carr Family Records: Embacing [sic] the Record of the First Families who Settled in America and Their Descendants, with Many Branches who Came to this Country at a Later Date (Google eBook)

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Herald printing house, 1894 - 540 pages
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my name is Deborah Lesley carr I am the daughter of dana Otis carr born in danforth maine on 03/07/1930

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Edna Chapman back through the Carr family.

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Page 16 - God therefore calling to mind the Mortality of my Body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die Do make and ordain this my Last Will and Testament...
Page 16 - Executors nothing doubting but at the general Resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty power of God and as touching such worldly estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me...
Page 89 - And moreover, they, the said AB and DE (she according to the custom of marriage, assuming the name of her husband) did, as a further confirmation thereof, then and there to these presents set their hands. And we whose names are also hereunto subscribed, being present at the solemnization of the said marriage and subscription, have, as witnesses thereto, set our hands, the day and year above written.
Page 89 - AB, to be her husband ; promising, with Divine assistance, to be unto him a loving and faithful wife until death should separate them.
Page 12 - In 1635, Robert and Caleb Carr, husband's brother Benjamin Carr's two sons, were sent over from London to live with their Uncle William, my husband. We had fine times hunting with the Indians, they were very friendly to us. Our bedding and clothing were nearly all skin and furs like the Indians.
Page 111 - ... judgment, handsome imagination, enriched by education and reading, quick and clear in his conceptions, of correct and ready elocution, impressing every hearer with the sincerity of the heart from which it flowed. His firmness was inflexible in whatever he thought was right ; but when no moral principle stood in the way, never had man more of the milk of human kindness, of indulgence, of softness, of pleasantry of conversation and conduct. The number of his friends, and the warmth of their affection,...
Page 111 - His character was of a high order. A spotless integrity, sound judgment, handsome imagination, enriched by education and reading, quick and clear in his conceptions, of correct and ready elocution, impressing every hearer with the sincerity of the heart from which it flowed. His firmness was inflexible in whatever he thought was right...
Page 62 - Company under your command or any part thereof, as you shall deem sufficient, and therewith to the utmost of your skill and ability, you are to resist, expel, kill and destroy them, in order to preserve the interest of his Majesty, and his good subjects in these parts.
Page 192 - He had held the office of Justice of the Peace for a number of years both before and after the war.
Page 1 - Embracing the record of the first families who settled in America and their descendants, with many branches who came to this country at a later date. By Edson I.

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