Genealogy of John Adams and His Descendants: With Notes and Incidents (Google eBook)

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1874 - 139 pages
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Page 12 - 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 in this Life I give...
Page 11 - Calling unto 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, that is to say: Principally and First of all I give and recommend my Soul unto the hand of Almighty God that gave it and my body.
Page 12 - 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, THAT IS TO SAY, PRINCIPALLY, AND FIRST OF ALL I GIVE AND RECOMMEND MY SOUL INTO THE...
Page 6 - My boast is not that I deduce my birth From loins enthroned, and rulers of the earth ; But higher far my proud pretensions rise The son of parents pass'd into the skies.
Page 11 - 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 13 - Executors by me in any wise before named Willed & Bequeathed Ratifying & Confirming this & no other to be my Last Will & testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand & Seal...
Page 11 - In the Name of God Amen, the Eighth Day of May One thousand seven hundred and fifty four, I John Adams of Wrentham in the county of Suffolk in the province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, Yeoman, being very eick & weak in body, but of perfect mind and memory...
Page 12 - ... in New England by a letter of Attorney from under my hand & seal Be Recovered after my decease my will is that my wife have her third part & ye Remainder to be divided Equally betweene Thomas Standish Ichabod Standish & desire Standish. I do by my will also Constitute & appoint my Son Miles Standish to be sole Executor of this my last will & Testament And desire my Brother David Alden to be ye overseer of it to give Counsel & Advice that may Conduce to peace. Thus taking my leave of all my near...
Page 13 - Signed Sealed published & Declared to be the last Will & Testament of the Testator: in the presence of the words, Current money being first inserted.
Page 20 - said he. " Why, you have not pronounced them man and wife." With some confusion he asked them to rise again, and the ceremony was satisfactorily concluded.

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