The Essex Antiquarian: An Illustrated ... Magazine Devoted to the Biography, Genealogy, History and Antiquities of Essex County, Massachusetts, Volume 1
Essex Antiquarian, 1897 - Essex County (Mass.)
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Abbot of Andover Abigail acres Adams aged alarm of April Alfoe I give Allen Amesbury April 19 April 24 Bailey bapt Benjamin born in Andover Boston bought bounded Boxford Bradbury brother Browne bury Capt church Concord Continental Army conveys Daniel Danvers dated Cambridge daughter David died Sept dover Ebenezer Elizabeth England Essex county farmer fence fhall George Gillman give vnto Gloucester Hampton Hannah Haverhill Henry Ipswich Jacob James John John5 Jonathan Joseph Josiah Cobham July June June 9 land Lies Interrd lived in Andover Lydia Lynn Marblehead March 16 March 22 Mary Mass meadow Memory mill Moses muster roll dated Nathaniel Newbury NORFOLK COUNTY Peabody planter pounds priv return dated Richard river Robert Robert Pike roll dated Aug Rowley Salisbury Samuel stove Thomas Topsfield town Wenham widow wife Willi William
Page 182 - Ay, tear her tattered ensign down! Long has it waved on high. And many an eye has danced to see That banner in the sky; Beneath it rung the battle shout, And burst the cannon's roar; — The meteor of the ocean air Shall sweep the clouds no more. Her deck, once red with heroes
Page 39 - But now the sounds of population fail, No cheerful murmurs fluctuate in the gale, No busy steps the grass-grown footway tread, But. all the bloomy flush of life is fled.
Page 39 - The sober herd that lowed to meet their young, The noisy geese that gabbled o'er the pool, The playful children just let loose from school, The watch-dog's voice that...
Page 88 - Christ is walking on before To the pleasant land of heaven, where the sea shall be no more." All at once the great cloud parted, like a curtain drawn aside, To let down the torch of lightning on the terror far and wide ; And the thunder and the whirlwind together smote the tide. There was wailing in the shallop, woman's wail and man's despair, A crash of breaking timbers on the rocks so sharp and bare, And, through it all, the murmur of Father Avery's prayer.
Page 89 - In this night of death I challenge the promise of thy word ! Let me see the great salvation of which mine ears have heard ! Let me pass from hence forgiven, through the grace of Christ our Lord...
Page 88 - And the preacher heard his dear ones, nestled round him, weeping sore: " Never heed, my little children ! Christ is walking on before To the pleasant land of heaven, where the sea shall be no more.
Page 199 - Amesbury, Andover, Beverly, Boxford, Danvers, Essex, Georgetown, Gloucester, Groveland, Hamilton, Haverhill, Ipswich, Lawrence, Lynn, Lynnfield, Manchester, Marblehead, Merrimac, Methuen, Middleton, Nahant, Newbury, Newburyport, North Andover, Peabody, Rockport, Rowley, Salem, Salisbury, Saugus, Swampscott, Topsfield, Wenham and West Newbury, in the county of Essex; and North Reading, in the county of Middlesex.
Page 132 - ... withal as the law provides for foreign Quakers, as ye please to term us; and having some of us suffered your law and pleasures, now that which we do expect is, That whereas we have suffered your law, so now to be set free by the same law, as your manner is with strangers, and not to put us...