The Essex Antiquarian: An Illustrated ... Magazine Devoted to the Biography, Genealogy, History and Antiquities of Essex County, Massachusetts, Volume 4
Essex Antiquarian, 1900 - Essex County (Mass.)
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Abigail acres aged Allen married Andover Andrews Appleton April Ayer bapt baptized Benjamin born born in Haverhill born in Salem Boston bounded Boxford Bradford Brown BURIED THE BODY called Capt Charles Children church continued conveyed court Daniel dated daughter deceased departed died early Edward Elizabeth England Essex Registry fined George giue Gloucester Hannah Henry Ipswich Isaac Jacob James John Jonathan Joseph July June King land leaf LIES BURIED lived in Salem Lynn Marblehead March mariner mark married Mary Mass Memory Nathaniel Newbury NOTES Peter presented probably proved published Registry of Deeds removed Richard ried Robert Rowley Ruck Salisbury Samuel Sarah Sept Smith street Susanna Thomas Topsfield town records unmarried Wanted Ward wich widow wife Willi William yeoman young
Page 17 - Assume their seats, the solid mass attack; The dry husks rustle, and the corn-cobs crack; The song, the laugh, alternate notes resound, And the sweet cider trips in silence round. The laws of husking every wight can tell; And sure, no laws he ever keeps so well : For each red ear a general kiss he gains, With each smut ear...
Page 47 - A man severe he was, and stern to view ; I knew him well, and every truant knew: Well had the boding tremblers learned to trace The day's disasters in his morning face; Full well they laughed with counterfeited glee At all his jokes, for many a joke had he; Full well (he busy whisper circling round Conveyed the dismal tidings when he frowned.
Page 47 - I knew him well, and every truant knew; Well had the boding tremblers learned to trace The day's disasters in his morning face ; Full well they laughed, with counterfeited glee, At all his jokes, for many a joke had he ; Full well the busy whisper, circling round, Conveyed the dismal tidings when he frowned ; Yet he was kind — or, if severe in aught, The love he bore to learning was in fault.
Page 163 - I meane the very newest: with egge to be in it in all haste, whatever it be; I look at her as the very gizzard of a trifle, the product of a quarter of a cipher, the epitome of nothing, fitter to be kickt, if shee were of a kickable substance, than either honour'd or humour'd.
Page 155 - GEORGE the Third, by the grace of GOD of Great-Britain, France and Ireland King, defender of the faith, and so forth,; and in the year of our LORD one thousand seven hundred and eighty-eight.
Page 163 - Grammer, being Deficients, or Redundants, not to be brought under any Rule: I shall therefore make bold for this once, to borrow a little of their loose tongued Liberty, and mis-spend a word or two upon their long-wasted, but short-skirted patience: a little use of my stirrup will doe no harme.
Page 167 - These rebels lay in ambush, this very place hard by, So that an English soldier did one of them espy, And cried out, " Here's an Indian ! " with that they started out, As fiercely as old lions, and hideously did shout.
Page 163 - If the whole conclave of Hell can so compromise, exadverse, and diametricall contradictions, as to compolitize such a multimonstrous maufrey of heteroclytes and quicquidlibets quietly ; I trust I may say with all humble reverence, they can doe more then the Senate of Heaven.