A history and genealogy of the descendants of Joseph Taynter: who sailed from England April, A. D. 1638, and settled in Watertown, Mass (Google eBook)

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David Clapp, 1859 - 100 pages
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Page i - Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground; Another race the following spring supplies; They fall successive, and successive rise: So generations in their course decay; So flourish these, when those are pass'd away.
Page 22 - God calling unto mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my last will and testament that is to say principally...
Page 30 - Executors nothing doubting but at the General Resurrection I shall Receive the same again by the Mighty Power of God and as Touching such Worldly Estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me in this Life I give devise and dispose of the same in the following manner and form...
Page 100 - Live up to your engagements. Keep your own secrets, if you have any. AVhen you speak to a person, look him in the face.
Page 30 - Body and knowing / that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my Last Will / and Testament, That is to say principly and first of all.
Page 30 - ... principally and first of all, I give and recommend my soul into the hands of God that gave it, and for my body, I recommend it to the earth to be buried in a Christian-like and decent manner at the discretion of my executors, nothing doubting but at the general resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty power of God...
Page 24 - THIS INDENTURE made the twenty sixth day of June in the thirtieth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Third by the Grace of God of Great Britain France and Ireland King Defender of the Faith &c.
Page 32 - July in the year of our LORD CHRIST, One Thousand, Seven Hundred and Sixty one and in the First year of our Reign. By his Excellency's Command, With advice of Council, B. WENTWORTH. Theodore Atkinson, Secy. Province of New-Rampô July 5. 1761 Recorded according the original Charter under the Province Seal. Attest
Page 22 - Ratifying & Confirming this & no other to be my Last Will & testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand & Seal...
Page 100 - When you retire to bed, think over what you have been doing during the day. Make no haste to be rich, if you would prosper.

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