Baltimore: Biography

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Clayton Colman Hall
Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1912 - Baltimore (Md.)
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I have found this book to be absolutely wonderful, however in the beginning I said where's the alphabet? Putting that aside since I am a Carter I would enjoy reading more
about them wouldant I. Anyhow I took a liking to page 440, about the good Doctor of Baltimore, who for some years now I have tried to tie into my family.
Furthermore, page 481 reads almost like my very own genealogical record, with Richard Lord Snowden and the Thomas line. Richard Snowden Junior, was married on the ships crossing from Wales, to Mary Linthicum who was in fact the ship Captains daughter. Captain Thomas Linthicum made this his final voyage and founded the town of Linthicum, Maryland. In the Snowden Book of Genealogy it clearly says Richard Snowden 3rd married Elizabeth Thomas, who's line of descendants include William the Conquerer and Charlemaign, and King John the signer of the Magna Carta to name a few . So here you have Hester Hill (2d) Mary Linthicum, and Elizabeth Thomas.

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Page 252 - He was one of the founders and the first president of the Ethnological Society of America : and from 1843 to his death he was president of the New York Historical Society.
Page 25 - For myself, as a citizen of the United States, and without closing my eyes to our shortcomings as a nation, I say, with a deep sense of pride and gratitude, that I belong to a country where the civil government holds over us the aegis of its protection, without interfering with us in the legitimate exercise of our sublime mission as ministers of the Gospel of Christ.
Page 72 - For a number of years he served as a member of the Board of Managers and at the time of his death was third vice-president of the Society.
Page 340 - Men, my brothers, men the workers, ever reaping something new: That which they have done but earnest of the things that they shall do...
Page 91 - Prosector to the Chair of Anatomy in the Medical Department of the University.
Page 197 - Folks who never do any more than they get paid for, never get paid for any more than they do.
Page 25 - Peace, plenty, love, truth, terror, That were the servants to this chosen infant, Shall then be his, and like a vine grow to him ; Wherever the bright sun of heaven shall shine, His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations...
Page 376 - Blessed is the man who hath not walked in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stood in the way of sinners, nor sat in the seat of the scornful...
Page 179 - This is but the natural result of causes which are manifest and require no explanation. The ability and training which qualify one to practice law, also qualify him in many respects for duties which lie outside the strict path of his profession and which touch the general interests of society.

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