The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 16 (Google eBook)

Front Cover
New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1862 - New England
0 Reviews
Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 126 - Our youth, our joys and all we have, And pays us but with earth and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wander'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. But from that earth, that grave and dust, The Lord shall raise me up, I trust."
Page 132 - Even such is Time, who takes in trust Our youth, our joys and all we have, And pays us but with earth and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wander'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. But from that earth, that grave and dust, The Lord shall raise me up, I trust."
Page 116 - dark and silent grave, When we have wander'd all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days. But from that earth, that grave and dust, The Lord shall raise me up, I trust."
Page 128 - England was merry England, when Old Christmas brought his sports again. T'was Christmas broached the mightiest ale, T'was Christmas told the merriest tale— A Christmas gambol oft would cheer A poor man's heart through half the year."—Scott.
Page 116 - Even such is Time, who takes in trust Our youth, our joys and all we have, And pays us but with earth and dust; Who in
Page 107 - in the outward man, a good presence, in a handsome and well compacted person, a strong natural wit, and a better judgment, with a bold and plausible tongue, whereby he could set out his parts to the best advantage; and to these he
Page 104 - of nothing, and to and fro to greatness, and from thence down to little more than to that wherein she found him, a bare gentleman, not that he was less, for he was well descended, and of good alliance, but poor in his beginnings; and for my Lord of Oxford's
Page 220 - other Colonies. "The Charter grants to our General Court full power and authority, from time to time, to make, ordain, and establish all manner of reasonable laws &c., and that such laws &c. not being disallowed by the King within three years, shall continue in full force until the expiration thereof, or until repealed by the same authority. But the British Parliament have resolved, that they have
Page 3 - to do his duty in that state of life unto •which it shall please God to call him," he
Page 326 - Parts of a Pound of BEEF, Ten Pounds of SHEEPS WOOL, and Sixteen Pounds of SOLE LEATHER shall then cost, more or less than One Hundred and Thirty Pounds current Money, at the then current Prices of said ARTICLES:—This SUM being THIRTYTWO TIMES AND AN HALF what the same Quantities of the same Articles would cost at

Bibliographic information