History and Genealogy of the Descendants of Clement Corbin of Muddy River (Brookline), Mass. and Woodstock, Conn: With Notices of Other Lines of Corbins

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Hartford Press, 1905 - 378 pages
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Page 86 - Every year, To the past go more dead faces Every year, As the loved leave vacant places, Every year; Everywhere the sad eyes meet us, In the evening's dusk they greet us, And to come to them entreat us, Every year, "You are growing old," they tell us, " Every year; You are more alone...
Page 20 - The condition of this obligation is such, that if the above bounden who is appointed administrator on the estate of late of deceased, do make or cause to be made a true and perfect inventory of all and singular the goods, chattels, rights and credits of the said deceased, which have or shall come to the hands, possession or knowledge of...
Page 86 - Every year, The days have less of gladness Every year; The nights more weight of sadness Every year: Fair Springs no longer charm us, The winds and weather harm us, The threats of death alarm us, Every year, There come new cares and sorrows Every year; Dark days and darker morrows, Every year; The ghosts of dead loves haunt us, The ghosts of changed friends taunt us, And disappointments daunt us, Every year...
Page 230 - Newport until 1864, when he was admitted to practice as an attorney in the supreme court of the state.
Page 261 - None knew him but to love him, None named him but to praise.
Page 188 - He afterwards attended the Columbia Law School, and was admitted to the New York bar in December, 1892.
Page 133 - He was a firm believer in the principles of the Republican party, and represented the town in legislature of 1867.
Page 96 - After this period he filled the various offices of postmaster, justice of peace, and custom-house officer. In the War of 1812 he was commissary, and operated so actively against the British that they offered a reward for his head. He was one of the seven to form the first Congregational church in Champlain.
Page 21 - Father so far as hath come to his knowledge and that if more hereafter appears he will cause it to be added Boston June 2d 1702. Jurat Cor me Elisha Cooke •Transcribed from the original document. [THE EXECUTORS' ACCOUNT.*] The Accompt of John & William Alden Execut...
Page 285 - He was a delegate to the Republican convention in Chicago that nominated James G.

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