The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 19 (Google eBook)

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New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1865 - New England
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Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.
  

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Page 118 - fall, would fall like the strong man, she would embrace the pillars of the State, and pull down the Constitution along with her. The Americans have not acted in all things with prudence and temper. They have been wronged, they have been driven to madness by injustice ! Will you punish them for the madness which you
Page 261 - Teach me to feel another's Woe, To hide the fault I see ; That Mercy I, to others show, That Mercy show to me.
Page 118 - the stamp act, where so many here will think it a crying injustice (I am one, who will lift my hand against it), in such a cause, your success will be hazardous. America, if she fall, would fall like the strong man, she would embrace the pillars of the State, and pull down the Constitution along with her.
Page 118 - The Americans have not acted in all things with prudence and temper. They have been wronged, they have been driven to madness by injustice ! Will you punish them for the madness which you
Page 60 - soldiers who have gone against Crown Point, Mr. Prince preached from those words in Psalm 50, verse 15. And call upon me in the day of trouble. I will deliver thee and thou shall glorify me.
Page 372 - nothing but popery in disguise. A writer in the New England Chronicle, in 1723, thus observes : " Truly, I have a great jealousy that if we once begin to sing by rule, the next thing will be to pray by rule and preach by rule, and then comes popery.
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Page 180 - But I acquired under his tuition what was thought in those days a very tolerable knowledge of Lindley Murray's abridgment of English grammar, and at the end of the year could parse almost any sentence in the American Preceptor." Master Tileston was a writing master of the old school.
Page 352 - And they were canopied by the blue sky, So cloudless, clear, and purely beautiful, That GOD alone was to be seen in Heaven.

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