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A Genealogical Memoir of the Family of John Lawrence: Of Watertown, 1636 ...
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A Genealogical Memoir of the Family of John Lawrence, of Watertown, 1636 ...
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2d wife Abbott Abel Lawrence Abigail aged Amos ancestor Anna April 26 born in Groton Boston branch brother buried Cambridge Charlestown Church Cohasset Concord Crich Crich Grange DANIEL daughter of John death descendants died in Ashby died in Groton died July died Nov Edward ELEAZER Elisabeth England Family father graduated at Harvard Hannah Harvard College Henry Lawrence Hertford Hertfordshire Hollis Huntingdonshire James John Lawrence Johnsbury Jonas JONATHAN,5 Joseph Josiah July 24 June June 16 June 22 knight Lancashire Lexington Lincoln Littleton lived in Groton Lowell March March 15 March 24 Margaret Martha Mary Nathaniel Nicholas parish Peleg Pepperell Phillip Goss probably Ralph Waller rence Salem Samuel Sarah SARAH,6 second wife Sept settled in Groton Sevenhampton Shurdington Sir Robert sons Susanna Thomas Lawrence Timothy town records VIII Watertown widow William Lawrence Winchester Woburn
Page 50 - Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord; Yea, saith the Spirit, for they rest from their labours, and their works do follow them.
Page 34 - O Death ! the poor man's dearest friend, The kindest and the best ! Welcome the hour my aged limbs Are laid with thee at rest ! The great, the wealthy, fear thy blow, From pomp and pleasure torn ; But, Oh ! a blest relief to those That weary-laden mourn ! A PRAYER, IN THE PROSPECT OF DEATH.
Page 21 - Principally, and first of all, — I give and recommend my Soul into the hands of...
Page 21 - Hoping through the merits Death and Passion of my Saviour Jesus Christ to have full and free pardon and forgiveness of all my sins and to Inherit Everlasting Life.
Page 16 - my faults are no disgrace to a university, for I was Of none ; I have but little but what I had out of books, and inconsiderable help of country tutors. Weakness and pain helped me to study how to die ; that set me on studying how to live ; and that on studying the doctrine from which I must fetch my motives and comforts ; beginning with necessities, I proceeded by degrees, and am now going to see that for which I have lived and studied.
Page 33 - In memory of the Rev. William Lawrence, AM, Pastor of the church of Christ in Lincoln, who died April 11, 1780, in the 57th year of his age, and 32d of his ministry. He was a gentleman of good abilities, both natural and acquired, a judicious divine, a faithful minister, and firm supporter of the order of the churches. In his last sickness, which was long and distressing, he exhibited a temper characteristic of the minister and Christian. 'Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown...
Page 21 - First I will that all those debts and duties as I do owe in right or conscience to any manner of person or persons whatsoever shall be well and truly contented and paid or ordained to be paid in convenient time after my decease by my Executors her- fter named.
Page 16 - As to myself, my faults are no disgrace to any university, for I was of none; I have little but what I had out of books, and inconsiderable helps of country tutors. Weakness and pain helped me to study how to die; that set me on studying how to live; and that on studying the doctrine from which I must fetch my motives and comforts: beginning with necessities, I proceeded by...