The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 12 (Google eBook)

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New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1858 - Genealogy
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Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.
  

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Page 319 - Soul into the hands of God who gave it and my body to the Earth to be buried in a decent...
Page 337 - My son, that is a worthy man, he is a member of Congress, he goes to Philadelphia, and gets six dollars a day, while I toil here. It is because he had an education, which I never had. If I had had his early education, I should have been in Philadelphia in his place. I came near it as it was. But I missed it, and now I must work here." " My dear father," said I,
Page 177 - Children's children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.
Page 24 - If those who have been wise to turn men to righteousness shall shine as the brightness of the firmament and as the stars forever and ever...
Page 41 - Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was, And the spirit shall return to God who gave it.
Page 9 - He was a tall, straight man, the hair of his head black, long behind, only short before, none on his face at all. He asked some beer, but we gave him strong water, and biscuit, and butter, and cheese, and pudding, and a piece of mallard ; all which he liked well, and had been acquainted with such amongst the English.
Page 126 - Greenwich, in free and common Soccage, and not in Capite, nor by Knights...
Page 337 - He goes to Philadelphia, and gets six dollars a day, while I toil here. It is because he had an education, which I never had. If I had had his early education, I should have been in Philadelphia in his place. I came near it as it was. But I missed it, and now I must work here.' < My dear father,' said I, « you shall not work. Brother and I will work for you, and wear our hands out, and you shall rest.
Page 321 - ... to prevent mistake or disappointment, on the one hand, and contention or disagreement on the other ; " Therefore be it known to all whom it may concern that we, the undersigned, citizens of...
Page 134 - The author is an approved godly man, and one of the first planters of Plymouth. The work itself is compiled with modesty of spirit, simplicity of style, and truth of matter, containing the annals of New England for the space of 47 years, with special reference to Plymouth colony, which is the first, and where the author had his constant abode.

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