Sir George Calvert, Created Baron of Baltimore: In the County of Longford, Ireland; and Projector of the Province of Maryland

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Cushings & Baily, 1869 - 25 pages
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Page 18 - Whereupon, according to the instructions from your lordships, and the usual course held in this place, we tendered the oaths of supremacy and allegiance to his lordship and some of his followers, who making profession of the Romish religion, utterly refused to take the same...
Page 11 - I command you to send all the French away to-morrow out of the town, if you can by fair means (but stick not long in disputing), otherwise force them away, driving them away like so many wild beasts until you have shipped them, and so the devil go with them. Let me have no answer, but of the performance of my command.
Page 16 - I must either go and settle it in a better order than it is, or else give it over, and lose all the charges I have been at hitherto for other men to build their fortunes upon. And I had rather be esteemed a fool by some for the hazard of one month's journey, than to prove myself one certainly for six years by past, if the business be now lost for the want of a little pains and care.
Page 18 - Southward, then settle here, although since he hath seemed well affected to this place, and willing to make his residence therein with his whole family.
Page 19 - Majesty there is none whereby it hath been made more happy than in the freedom of our Religion which we have enjoyed and that no papists have been Suffered to Settle their abode amongst us the Continuance whereof we most humbly implore from his most sacred Majesty and Earnestly beseech your Lordships that by your Meditations and Councils the same may be Established and Confirmed unto us...
Page 18 - ... he hath seemed well affected to this place, and willing to make his residence therein with his whole family. " We were readily inclined to render...
Page 24 - VII. And forasmuch as WE have above made and ordained the aforesaid now baron of BALTIMORE, the true LORD and PROPRIETARY of the whole PROVINCE aforesaid...
Page 8 - I had an inkling of it two or three days before, though the patent was drawn with a blank, and the voice ran generally with Packer. The night before he was sworn, the Lord of Buckingham told him the king's resolution ; but he disabled himself divers ways, but specially, that he thought himself unworthy to sit in that place, so lately possessed by his noble lord and master.
Page 6 - Whatever strengthens our local attachments is favorable both to individual and national character. Our home, our birthplace, our native land, — think for a while what the virtues are which arise out of the feelings connected with these words ; and, if thou hast any intellectual eyes, thou wilt then perceive the connection between topography and patriotism.
Page 10 - The women howled and lamented, as if they had been going to execution, but all in vain ; for the yeomen of the guard, by that lord's appointment, thrust them and all their country folks out of the queen's lodgings, and locked the doors after them.

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