A Genealogy of the Philbrick and Philbrook Families: Descended from the Emigrant, Thomas Philbrick, 1583-1667

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Exeter Gazette Steam Printing House, 1886 - 202 pages
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Page 164 - 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 has pleased God to bless me in this life I give, demise, and dispose of the same in the following manner and form...
Page 163 - Thy Spirit that it may be written in our hearts to our everlasting comfort, to reform us, to renew us according to Thine own image, to build us up, and edify us into the perfect building of Thy Christ, sanctifying and increasing in us all heavenly virtues. Grant this, O heavenly Father, for Jesus Christ's sake. Amen.
Page 1 - A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors.
Page 165 - Executors by me in any wise before this time nominated willed or bequeathed ratifying and confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal ye day and year above written. Signed, sealed, published „ -. „ „ r George X Hoppes Seal pronounced and delivered by his the said George Hoppes senr as his last Will and testament...
Page 4 - ... have been gathered to your fathers, this history shall live through all coming time, as a precious inheritance to your descendants ! This is a trust that Providence has confided to your care ; and who so dead to sympathy and affection, to kindred and country, that would not preserve the record of his ancestors, the place of his birth, the home of his childhood, and the sacred spot where repose the loved and lost ones of earth...
Page 164 - Wills, legacies bequests and executors by me in any ways before named willed and bequeathed ratifying and Confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year first mentioned.
Page 4 - And what more precious testimonial of your love of kindred and home can you leave, than that which provides for the transmission of the history of your ancestors, yourself and family, to future generations?
Page 4 - To know nothing of our ancestry or from whence we came, to have no reverence for the precious memories of the past or an interest in those who are to succeed us in the battle of life, is to ignore the elements and influences that have made us what we are...
Page 9 - Emanuel Milliard, John Philbrick, his wife Ann, and daughter Sarah; Alice Cox, and John, her son. And the records speak of what happened in the following quaint language : " The sad hand of God upon eight psons going in a vessell by sea from Hampton to boston, who were all swallowed up in the ocean soon after they were out of the Harbour.

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