The Hamlin Family: A Genealogy of Capt. Giles Hamlin of Middletown, Connecticut, 1654-1900 (Google eBook)

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H.F. Andrews, 1900 - British Americans - 479 pages
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Page 253 - There is no death! The leaves may fall, And flowers may fade and pass away; They only wait through wintry hours, The coming of the May. There is no death ! An angel form Walks o'er the earth with silent tread; He bears our best loved things away; And then we call them "dead.
Page 253 - There is no death! The dust we tread Shall change beneath the summer showers To golden grain or mellow fruit Or rainbow-tinted flowers.
Page 253 - He leaves our hearts all desolate; He plucks our fairest, sweetest flowers; Transplanted into bliss, they now Adorn immortal bowers. The bird-like voice, whose joyous tones Made glad these scenes of sin and strife, Sings now an everlasting song Around the tree of life.
Page 254 - The birdlike voice, whose joyous tones, Made glad these scenes of sin and strife, Sings now an everlasting song, Around the tree of life. Where'er he sees a smile too bright, Or heart too pure for taint and vice, He bears it to that world of light, To dwell in paradise. Born...
Page 253 - There is no death! The stars go down To rise upon some fairer shore, And bright in Heaven's jeweled crown They shine for evermore. There is no death!
Page 57 - Sweet peace and heavenly hope and humble joy, Divinely beam on his exalted soul: Destruction gild and crown him for the skies With incommunicable luster bright.
Page 39 - In witness; whereof, I have hereunto set my hand & seal the day and year first above written. Signed, sealed, published and declared by the said William Hamlin as his last will and testament.
Page 38 - Simsbury, in the county of Hartford, and colony of Connecticut, in New England...
Page 31 - ... twenty miles NE of Perth). His will is on record in Toronto; it reads as follows: In the name of God, Amen I, Thomas Scott, late Chief Justice of the Province of Upper Canada, being of sound mind and in good health of body yet ignorant how long these -blessings may be indulged me, do make this my last Will and Testament in manner & form following: First, I direct that all my just and lawful debts be immediately paid. Next that all the residue of my property real and personal be subject to...
Page 53 - Be it enacted by the governor, council, and representatives, in general court assembled, and by...

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