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Page 95 - ... we could not view any interposition for the purpose of oppressing them or controlling in any other manner their destiny by any European power, in any other light than as a manifestation of an unfriendly disposition toward the United States.
Page 142 - York aged s ixty eight years, who being first duly sworn according to law doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the Act of Congress passed June 7th 1832 : ''-"• That he entered the service of the United States under the following named officers and served as herein stated.
Page 243 - O could I flow like thee! and make thy stream My great example, as it is my theme ! Tho
Page 253 - God to call me hence, do therefore make and publish this my last will and testament in manner and form following, that is to say, First and principally, I commit my soul into the hands of Almighty God, and my body to the earth to be decently buried at the discretion of my Executors...
Page 254 - Rawson my son and to the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten ; and, for want of such issue, unto Henrie Rawson, my eldest son, & to the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten ; and, failing such issue, to the right heirs of me, the said Edward, for ever.
Page 142 - District, aged 74 years, who being first duly sworn according to law, doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the provision made by the act of Congress passed June 7th, 1832.
Page 251 - I hereby appoint sole executrix of this my last will and testament ; hereby revoking all former wills by me made.
Page 255 - I give, devise and bequeath all the rest, residue and remainder of my estate, both real and personal, to my beloved wife, to have and to hold to her, my said wife, and to her heirs and assigns forever.