The Ancient Historical Records of Norwalk, Connecticut: With a Plan of the Ancient Settlement, and of the Town in 1847 (Google eBook)

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J. Mallory & Company, 1847 - Norwalk (Conn.) - 320 pages
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Page 39 - ... only the fifth part of all the ore of gold and silver, which, from time to time, and at all times hereafter, shall be there gotten, had, or obtained, in...
Page 156 - ... if it so happen, that there be a society of the church of England, where there is a person in orders according to the canons of the church of England, settled and abiding among them, and performing divine service, so near to any person that hath declared himself of the church of England...
Page 319 - The wicked is driven away in his wickedness : but the righteous hath hope in his death.
Page 313 - walked in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless' and was untiring in every good office for his neighbor, filled with zeal for God and fervent in spirit.
Page 156 - ... parish by the same rule and in the same proportion, for the support of the ministry in such parish ; but if it so happen that there be a society of the Church of England, where there is a person in orders according to the canons of the Church of England, settled and abiding...
Page 156 - ... power to receive and recover the same, in order to his support in the place assigned to him. But if such proportion of taxes be not sufficient in any society of the Church of England, to support the incumbent there, then such society may levy and collect of them who profess and attend as aforesaid, greater taxes at their own discretion, for the support of their minister. And the parishioners of the Church of England, attending as aforesaid, are hereby excused from paying any taxes for building...
Page 181 - Theis parties hereafter expressed, are to be transported to New England, imbarqued in the Increase, Robert Lea, master, having taken the oath of allegiance and supremacy, as also being conformable, &c. whereof they brought testimony per certif. from the Justices and ministers where there abodes have lately been.
Page 152 - But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth. This wisdom descendeth not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish. For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work.
Page 276 - IMPRINTED AT LONDON by the Deputies of Christopher Barker, Printer to the Queenes most excellent Maiestie, 1599.
Page 166 - A man of good understanding, well informed by study, chearful in temper, prudent in conduct, he came to his grave in full age like as a shock of corn cometh in his season.

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