A catalogue of the names of the first Puritan settlers of the colony of Connecticut (Google eBook)

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1846
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Page 301 - The important affair was debated and kept in suspense until the evening when the charter was brought and laid upon the table, where the assembly were sitting.
Page 266 - Rev. Joseph Hunter, one of the Record Commissioners, presides, in Rolls Court, Westminster Hall. It contains the names of persons, permitted to embark, at the port of London, after Christmas 1634, to the same period in the following year, kept generally in regular succession.
Page 232 - That no person under the age of twenty one | years, nor any other, that hath not already accustomed himself to the use thereof, shall take any tobacko, until hee hath brought a certificate under the hands of some who are approved for knowledge and skill in phisick, that it is usefull for him, and allso, that hee hath received a lycense from the courte, for the same.
Page 301 - By this time, great numbers of people were assembled, and men sufficiently bold to enterprise whatever might be necessary or expedient. The lights were instantly extinguished, and one Captain Wadsworth, of Hartford, in the most silent and secret manner, carried off the charter, and secreted it in a large hollow tree, fronting the house of the Hon.
Page 232 - Forasmuch as it is observed that many abuses are crept in, and committed by frequent taking of tobacko — It is ordered by the authority of this Courte, that no person under the age of twenty-one years, nor any other, that hath not already accustomed himself to the use thereof...
Page 302 - Drum, drum, I say,' and turning to his excellency, said, 'If I am interrupted again I will make the sun shine through you in a moment.
Page 150 - I his son John Mynor to Hartford, where this court will provide for his maintenance and schooling, to the end he may be for the present assistant to such elder, elders, or others, as this court shall appoint, to interpret the things of God to them as he shall be directed, and in the meantime fit himself to be instrumental that way, as C4od shall fit and incline him thereto for the future.
Page 232 - ... or if it be not then taken, yet not above once in the day at most, and then not in company with any other.
Page 232 - Knowledge and skill in phisik, that it is usefull for him, and allso, that hee hath received a lycense from the courte for the same. And for the regulating of those, who either by theire former taking it, have, to theire owne apprehensions, made it necessary to them, or uppon due advice, are persuaded to the use thereof.
Page 230 - New England Historical and Genealogical Register. Published Quarterly under the direction of the New England Historic- Genealogical Society.

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