The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 45; Volume 51 (Google eBook)
The Society, 1891 - New England
Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.
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Abigail Alden Alice Andrew Bate Andrews Anne apiece April bapt Bate Batt Benjamin born Boston brother Bunker Justice buried Cambridge Capt church College Conn County cousin Daniel daugh daughter Dean deceased descendants died Edward Elizabeth England Essex executor executrix father Francis Genealogy George Hannah Henry Historical Society History Holden James Jane January John John Batt John Sherman John Vassall Jonathan Joseph Josiah July June Justice of peace Kent land London Lydia Mannynge March Margaret marriage married Martha Mass Massachusetts messuage Middleborough Nantucket Nathaniel overseers parish Peace Nantucket pedigree printed proved Query Raynham records Register resident Richard Robert Roxbury Salem Samborne Samuel Sarah Sept Sherman shillings Sir John Lewis sister sonne sons Taunton tenements Thomas town unto Vassall volume Ward Dean ware maried widow wife William Woodward
Page 150 - Sound mind and memory, do make, publish and declare, this my last will and testament, in manner following, that is to say: First, I...
Page 155 - He intimated that he was in possession of things which he could and would make use of in a certain case — that he received the fifty dollars, not as a charity, but a due — in fact, as hush money, that I knew what he expected, viz., a certain office,* and more to this effect.
Page 322 - Callendar himself, of Holt, Brown and others, suffering under that law . I discharged , when I came into office , such as were under the persecution of our enemies, without instituting any prosecutions in retaliation. They may, therefore, with the same justice, impute to me, or to every republican contributor, everything which was ever published in those papers or by those persons.
Page 325 - I discharged every person under the punishment or prosecution under the sedition law, because I considered and now consider that law to be a nullity as absolute and as palpable as if Congress had ordered us to fall down and worship a golden image, and that it was as much my duty to arrest its execution in every stage as it would have been to have rescued from the fiery furnace those who should have been cast into it for refusing to worship the image. It was accordingly done in every instance, without...
Page 244 - Annual Report of the Trustees of the Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind, for the year ending August 31, 1896.
Page 219 - Captain John Smith, Sometime Governor of Virginia and Admiral of New England.
Page 368 - America, and in 1886 was Vice-president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, presiding over the section of anthropology. Besides the works already named, he has published " Indian Migrations as evidenced by Language," Chicago, 1883; "Thelroquois Book of Rites,
Page 381 - This paper commences by noticing, that the Philosophical Transactions contain 'the record of observations on the dip of the needle in London from the early part of the last century to the present time : that these observations all concur in showing a progressive decrease of the dip during the whole period in question ; but that they are insufficient in number and frequency, and, the earlier ones particularly, in the required accuracy, to enable us to determine whether the annual decrease has been...
Page 361 - ... to forward it. When I got home I communicated with Secretary Olney about it, who took a kindly interest in the matter, and wrote to Mr. Bayard that the administration desired he should do everything in his power to promote the application. The matter was then brought to the attention of the Council of the American Antiquarian Society, the Massachusetts Historical Society, the Pilgrim Society of Plymouth and the New England Society of New York. These bodies appointed committees to unite in the...