Genealogical and Family History of the State of New Hampshire: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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Ezra S. Stearns, William Frederick Whitcher, Edward Everett Parker
Lewis Publishing Company, 1908 - New Hampshire - 2067 pages
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Peter, James and Jesse Christy 1718
Good History of early settlers

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Joseph Hatch and Sarah Stearns
Samuel Ladd plus Martha Corliss
William Merrick and Abigail Hopkins

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Page 745 - We, the subscribers, do hereby solemnly engage and promise that we will, to the utmost of our power, at the risque of our lives and fortunes, with arms oppose the hostile proceedings of the British fleets and armies against the United American Colonies.
Page 494 - For thou shalt be in league with the stones of the field, and the beasts of the field shall be at peace with thee.
Page 713 - But, as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love Him.
Page 491 - They set as sets the morning star, which goes Not down behind the darkened west, nor hides Obscured among the tempests of the sky, But melts away into the light of heaven.
Page 527 - York, both he and his wife were members of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and he was Classleader in the same.
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Page 845 - ... and extremely strenuous and zealous in his ecclesiastical relations. He was getting to be an old man ; and Mr. Parris had wholly succeeded in obtaining, for the time, possession of his feelings, sympathy, and zeal in the management of the Church, and secured his full cooperation in the witchcraft prosecutions. He had been led by Parris to take the very front in the proceedings. But even Nathaniel Putnam could not stand by in silence, and see Rebecca Nurse sacrificed.
Page 549 - Joseph Badger, Esq., son of Capt. Joseph Badger, an early settler in Gilmanton, was born in Bradford, Mass., Oct. 23, 1746. He was a man of great military ardor, and held offices in the militia for thirty years, passing from the rank of captain to that of brigadier-general. He was present at the capture of Burgoyne in 1779. After the war he served the town of Gilmanton as representative, and was a councillor six years, 1784, 1790-92, 1795-96. He was one of the founders of Gilmanton academy, gave...
Page 769 - Timothy Dwight, Esq., a gentleman truly serious and godly, one of an excellent spirit, peaceable, generous, charitable, and a great promoter of the true interests of the church and town, deceased Jan.

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