A Gazetteer of the State of Georgia: Embracing a Particular Description of the Counties, Towns, Villages, Rivers, &c., and Whatsoever is Usual in Geographies, and Minute Statistical Works, Together with a New Map of the State (Google eBook)

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P. Force, 1837 - Georgia - 344 pages
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Page 145 - I, AB, do solemnly swear or affirm (as the case may be) that I will support the Constitution of the United States.
Page 44 - Both thy bondmen, and thy bondmaids, which thou shalt have, shall be of the heathen that are round about you ; of them shall ye buy bondmen and bondmaids. Moreover of the children of the strangers that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, and of their families that are with you, which they begat in your land : and they shall be your possession.
Page 282 - HANCOCK, whose offences are of too flagitious a nature to admit of any other consideration than that of condign punishment.
Page 44 - Let as many servants as are under the yoke count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine be not blasphemed. And they that have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren ; but rather do them service, because they are faithful and beloved, partakers of the benefit These things teach and exhort.
Page 44 - And when Abram heard that his brother was taken captive, he armed his trained servants, born in his own house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them unto Dan.
Page 19 - I heard that you were come, and that you were good men, I knew you were sent by Him who lives in Heaven, to teach us Indians wisdom; I therefore came down that I might hear good things, for I knew that if I died in the way I should die in doing good, and what was said would be carried back to the nation, and our children would reap the benefit of it.
Page 270 - McCorkle, from South Carolina, entered, and in a most savage manner murdered him. His brother, George Dooly, soon after pursued and put an end to McCorkle and his associates.
Page 9 - It is bounded on the north by Tennessee and North Carolina, on the east by South Carolina...
Page 33 - March following, at their anniversary Meeting, resolve, That in Default of Issue Male, any legal Possessor of Land might by a Deed in Writing, or by his last Will and Testament, appoint his Daughter as his Successor, or any other Male or Female Relation; with a Proviso, That the Successor should, in the proper Court in Georgia, personally claim the Lot granted or devised, within Eighteen Months after the Death of the Grantor or Devisor. This was soon after extended to every legal Possessor's being...
Page 278 - Honor and shame from no condition rise ; Act well your part, there all the honor lies.

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JSTOR: A Gazetteer of the State of Georgia.
A Gazetteer of the State of Georgia. By Rev. Adiel Sherwood,' Biographical sketch by John B. Clark. Foreword by Spright Dowell. ...
links.jstor.org/ sici?sici=0022-4642(194005)6%3A2%3C264%3AAGOTSO%3E2.0.CO%3B2-V

Georgia Biographies File contributed for use in usgenweb Archives ...
Ref: Sherwood, Adiel, A GAZETTEER OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA, 1837, Printed by P. Force, Washington City, p. 286. THE BRITISH INNVADE GEORGIA Georgia was in a ...
ftp.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ pub/ usgenweb/ ga/ bios/ houston.txt

Georgia Biographies Matthew Talbot File contributed for use in ...
Ref: Sherwood, Adiel, A GAZETTEER OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA, 1837, Printed by P. Force, Washington City, pp. 305-306. TALBOT COUNTY, GEORGIA Laid out in 1827; ...
ftp.rootsweb.com/ pub/ usgenweb/ ga/ bios/ talbot.txt

Rudeness and Refinement:
Adiel Sherwood, A Gazetteer of the State of Georgia, 3rd Edition (Washington City:. P. Force, 1837), 215-216. xlv. HANCOCK ADVERTISER, A Potter Wanted, 13 ...
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