The Foote Family: Or, The Descendants of Nathaniel Foote, One of the First Settlers of Wethersfield, Conn., with Genealogical Notes of Pasco Foote, who Settled in Salem, Mass., and John Foote and Others of the Name, who Settled More Recently in New York
Press of Case, Tiffany, 1849 - 360 pages
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Abigail afterwards aged Anna August 25 Betsy born April born August born December born Died born February born January born July born June born March born Married born November born October born September Branford Capt Child,—by Children Church Colchester Conn County Daniel Foote David Deacon death December 17 December 28 died April died August died December died February died January died July died June died March died November died October died September Doct Ebenezer Eliza Eunice February 9 Foote died Foote was married George Hadley Hartford Henry Isaac Foote John Foote Jonathan Joseph Foote lives Lucy Lydia March 13 married to Mary Mary Foote Mass Nathaniel Foote New-Haven Newtown Northford Society November 12 November 20 October 15 October 22 Ohio Rebecca reside Samuel Foote Sarah Foote second wife September 19 September 27 settlers Simsbury Smith Thomas town twice married unmarried Waterbury Wethersfield widow William
Page xx - Here his young squaw her cradling tree would choose, Singing her chant to hush her swart pappoose ; Here stain her quills and string her trinkets rude, And weave her warrior's wampum in the wood.
Page xxix - On the way we discoursed of the happiness of those who had a right to an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens ; and God for a father and friend ; as also, that it was our reasonable duty quietly to submit to the will of God, and to say, " The will of the Lord be done.
Page xxxviii - My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass : Because I will publish the name of the Lord: ascribe ye greatness unto our God.
Page xxix - Way we discoursed of the happiness of them who had a right to an House not made with Hands, Eternal in the Heavens; and God for a Father, and Friend; as also, That it was our reasonable Duty, quietly to submit, to the Will of God, and to say, The Will of the Lord be done.
Page xxxv - Hopkins, which is, to give some encouragement in those foreign plantations for the breeding up of hopeful youths, both at the grammar school and college, for the public service of the country in future times.
Page xxx - ... river, she fell down, and was plunged over head and ears in the water; after which she travelled not far, for at the foot of that mountain, the cruel and bloodthirsty savage who took her, slew her with his hatchet at one stroke...
Page xxxiii - To deny the possibility, nay, actual existence, of witchcraft and sorcery is at once flatly to contradict the revealed word of God, in various passages both of the Old and...
Page xxix - I was put upon marching with the foremost, and so made to take my last farewell of my dear wife, the desire of my eyes, and companion in many mercies and afflictions. Upon our separation from each other, we asked for each other, grace sufficient, for what God should call us to: After...
Page xxx - English, the water above knee deep, the stream very swift; and after that to travel up a small mountain; my strength was almost spent, before I came to the top of it: No sooner had I overcome the difficulty of that ascent, but I was permitted to sit down, and be unburthened of my pack; I sat pitying those who were behind, and intreated my master to let me go down and help my wife ; but he refused and would not let me stir from him.