History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts, Volume 1, Part 1 (Google eBook)

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Page 279 - As a strict and proper adherence to the non-importation and non-consumption agreement will, if not seasonably provided against, involve us in many difficulties and inconveniences, we do promise and agree, that we will take the most prudent care for the raising of...
Page 279 - That we will not import, purchase, or consume, or suffer any person for, by, or under us, to import, purchase, or consume, in any manner whatever, any goods, wares, or manufactures which shall arrive in America from Great Britain...
Page 210 - Liberties and precincts thereof And that it shall and may be lawfull to and for the said Mayor...
Page 210 - December in the ffowerteenth yeare of the Raigne of our Soveraigne Lord Charles the second by the grace of God of England Scotland ffrance and Ireland king Defender of the faith etc.
Page 206 - A list of the names of such persons as came out of the town of Hingham, and Towns adjacent in the County of Norfolk, in the Kingdom of England, into New England, and settled in Hingham, in New England, most of them as followeth : — 1633.
Page 304 - ... the United Colonies, on which you may wish to have the advice of your constituents, will come before you for your determination — you are instructed and directed at all times to give your vote and interest in support of the present struggle with Great Britain ; we ask nothing of her but "Peace, Liberty and Safety...
Page 91 - Tanager, that he has been known, at all hazards, to follow for half a mile one of his young, submitting to feed it attentively through the bars of a cage, and, with a devotion which despair could not damp, roost by it in the branches of the same tree with its prison.
Page 278 - That the disposal of their own property is the inherent right of freemen; that there can be no property in that which another can, of right, take from us without our consent ; that the claim of Parliament to tax America, is, in other words, a claim of right to levy contributions on us at pleasure.
Page 207 - ... who removed to other places are in italics ; those whose names are extinct here, or of whom there are no descendants in this town, are in the common letter. In 1635, in addition to those before mentioned, (viz. : JOSEPH ANDREWS,* Thomas Chubbuck, Henry Gibbs, EDMUND HOBART,| sen., EDMUND HOBART, Jr., JOSHUA HOBART, Rev. PETER HOBART, THOMAS HOBART, NICHOLAS JACOB, THOMAS LINCOLN, weaver, Ralph Smith,) were Jonas Austin,^ Nicholas Baker, § CLEMENT BATES, Richard Betscome, Benjamin Bozworth, William...
Page 209 - Consent of our sayd father did set dowue upon his land and in the yeare of our Lord God one thousand six hundred thirty and...

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