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Abigail Acting Pastor Andrew Hull became Brenton Hall Brenton of Rhode Chauncey CHESHIRE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH chosen Deacon church of Cheshire Colonel Connecticut Cornwall daughter of Rev Deacon Samuel Beach death descendants dismissed dollars eldest Eliot Elisha Eunice father fifth child flock founder Governor Jonathan Law Governor William Brenton granddaughter of Rev Hall married Hall preached Haven Hotchkiss January Jessee Brooks John Alfred Foote John Foote John Hall Joseph land lived Lucinda Lyman Hall married Lois memory of Rev Meriden Middletown Mill River MINISTER OF CHESHIRE ministry noble North Branford numerous old church ordained October parish Pitkin posterity prepared for Yale present Meeting-house Rector Andrew Representative from Wallingford Reuben Rhode Island Roger Hitchcock Sam'l Samuel and Anne Samuel Andrew Samuel Hall Samuel Street Samuel Whittelsey settled son-in-law teachings of Cheshire's THEODORE PARSONS HALL tions Wethersfield Whittlesey wife Ann Yale College ye Church
Page 19 - A prophet is not without honor, except in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.
Page 14 - who, "retaining a strong tincture of republican or Oliverian principles, have entered into an agreement among themselves to adopt both the resolutions and associations of the continental congress." On the revolutionary altars erected within the Midway district were the fires of resistance to the dominion of England earliest kindled ; and of all the patriots of that uncompromising community Lyman Hall, by his counsel, exhortations, and determined spirit, added stoutest fuel to the flames.
Page 6 - She was a Lady of an excellent character For prudence, Industry and Economy For Virtue and Piety For Kindness, Benevolence and Sociability And for a certain NoblenefT of Spirit and Dignity of Manners. She lived an Honor and Ornament To the Families with which she was connected And Died in this City June 3rd 1774 Aet.
Page 5 - His grandfather, John Lowell, was a member of the Continental Congress and chief justice of the First United States Circuit Court.
Page 4 - Lyman Hall, Governor of Georgia and signer of the Declaration of Independence, and Col. Street Hall, a revolutionary officer and Representative from Wallingford 1777 to 1787, are probably best known.
Page 6 - Her two sons by her second marriage graduated at this College, in 1751 and 1753, and her only daughter by the same marriage married the Rev. Seth Pomeroy (YC 1753). Her gravestone, in New Haven, bears the following record : " She was a Lady of an excellent character for Prudence, Industry and (Economy, for Virtue and Piety, for Kindness, Benevolence, and Sociability, and for a certain Nobleness of Spirit and Dignity of manners. She lived an Honor and ornament to the families with which she was connected,...