New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation, Volume 4 (Google eBook)

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William Richard Cutter
Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1914 - New England - 2149 pages
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Page 1638 - Massachusetts, is to be expended for books for the College Library. The other half of the income is devoted to scholarships in Harvard University for the benefit of descendants of HENRY BRIGHT, JR., who died at Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1686 In the absence of such descendants, other persons are eligible to the scholarships. The will requires that this announcement shall be made in every book added to the Library under its provisions.
Page 1957 - Whether the elements of success in life are innate attributes of the individual, or whether they are quickened by a process of circumstantial development, it is impossible to clearly determine. Yet the study of a successful life is none the less interesting and profitable by reason of the existence of this same uncertainty.
Page 1783 - Whereas the opinions and revelations of Mr. Wheelwright and Mrs. Hutchinson have seduced and led into dangerous errors many of the people here in New England...
Page 1879 - York, as their medical department, under the name of the College of Physicians and Surgeons in the City of New York.
Page 1695 - Here lyeth buried ye body of that precious servant of God, Mr. Thomas Cushman, who, after he had served his generation according to the will of God, and particularly the church of Plymouth, for many years in the office of ruling elder, fell asleep in Jesus, December ye 10th, 1691, and in the 84th year of his age.
Page 1885 - Scituate, but during his life there were other citizens of the town of great abilities and few public offices fell his way. He was on the list of those able to bear arms in 1643 and took the Oath of Fidelity in 1657. He was a member of the Plymouth County grand jury in 1644, 1651, 1662, 1665, 1667 and 1669, ensign of the Scituate military company in 1652, and surveyor of the town's highways in 1661. He was a deacon of the First church, and was discharged from bearing arms...
Page 1952 - Imprinted at London by Christopher Barker, Printer to the Queenes most excellent Majestic, dwelling in Pater Noster Rowe at the signe of the Tygreshead Anno 1579.
Page 1674 - Green was a director for twenty-four years, serving as chairman of the building committee at the time of the erection of the tower and east wing of the main building and of the House of Reception on Twenty-seventh street.
Page 1957 - Yet the study of a successful life is none the less interesting and profitable by reason of the existence of this same uncertainty. So much in excess of those of successes are the records of failures or semi-failures that one is constrained to attempt an analysis in either case and to determine the method of causation in an approximate way.
Page 1953 - None knew him but to love him, None named him but to praise.

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