History of the Town of Hampton, New Hampshire: From Its Settlement in 1638, to the Autumn of 1892, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Salem Press Publishing and Printing Company, 1894 - Hampton (N.H.)
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Page 142 - curve line Pursuing the course of the Merrimack River, at three miles distance, on the north side thereof, beginning at the Atlantic Ocean and ending at a point due north of a place in the plan returned by the said Commissioners, called Pawtucket Falls, and
Page 36 - that none of them should suffer so much barbarism in any of their families, as not to endeavor to teach by themselves or others, their children and apprentices
Page 264 - above Twenty-one years of age (Lunaticks, Idiots, and Negroes excepted) to sign to the DECLARATION on this Paper; and when so done, to make Return hereof, together with the Name or Names of all who shall refuse to sign the same, to the General-Assembly, or Committee of Safety of this Colony.
Page 91 - examine and determine all complaints and appeals, in matters civil, military, and criminal ; provide for the peace and security of the country, according to their good and sound discretion, and to such instructions as they should receive from the king, and to certify him of their proceedings.
Page 105 - That he should be carried back to the place from whence he came, and from thence be drawn to the place of execution, and there be hanged by the neck
Page 5 - from the middle of Piscataqua river, and up the same, to the farthest head thereof, and from thence northward, until sixty miles from the mouth of the harbor were finished ; also, through Merrimack river, to the farthest head thereof, and so forward up into the land westward, until sixty miles were finished,
Page 335 - I consider this among the most important acts of my life, second only to that of signing the Declaration of Independence, if even second to that.
Page 142 - That the Northern Boundaries of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay, are and be a similar curve line Pursuing the course of the Merrimack River, at three miles distance, on the north side thereof, beginning at the Atlantic Ocean and ending at a point due north of a place
Page 423 - Help, Lord ; for the godly man ceaseth ; for the faithful fail from among the children of men.
Page 381 - I must work the work of him that sent me while it is day ; the night cometh when no man can work.'

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