History of Littleton, New Hampshire: Annals

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town, 1905
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Page 150 - and of Our COUNCIL of the said Province; HAVE upon the Conditions and Reservations herein after made, given and granted, and by these Presents, for us, Our Heirs and Successors, do give and grant in equal Shares, unto Our loving Subjects, Inhabitants of Our said Province of New
Page 371 - enslaving of one part of the human race by another as a gross violation of the most precious and sacred rights of human nature; as utterly inconsistent with the law of God, which requires us to love our neighbor as ourselves; and as totally irreconcilable with the spirit and principles of the gospel of Christ, which requires
Page 150 - as follows: — Province of New Hampshire GEORGE The Third By the Grace of GOD, of Great-Britain, France and Ireland, KING, Defender of the Faith &c. To all persons to whom these Presents shall come, Greeting. Know ye, that We of Our special Grace, certain
Page 152 - the same ; and this to be in Lieu of all other Rents and Services whatsoever. In Testimony whereof we have caused the Seal of our said Province to be hereunto affixed. Witness BENNING WENTWORTH, Esq; Our Governor and Commander in Chief of Our said Province, the
Page 151 - Families resident and settled thereon, shall have the Liberty of holding Two Fairs, one of which shall be held on the and the other on the annually, which Fairs are not to continue longer than the respective following the said and as soon as the said Town shall consist of Fifty Families, a Market
Page 423 - The wisest man could ask no more of fate Than to be simple, modest, manly, true; Safe from the many. honored by the few ; Nothing to court in world, or Church, or State, But inwardly, in secret, to be great.
Page 152 - November In the Year of Our Lord CHRIST, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty four. And in the fifth Year of Our Reign, By His EXCELLENCY'S Command
Page 151 - as soon as the said Town shall consist of Fifty Families, a Market may be opened and kept one or more Days in each Week, as ma}- be thought most advantagious to the Inhabitants. Also, that the first Meeting for the Choice of Town Officers,
Page 372 - and as speedily as possible to efface this blot on our holy religion, and to obtain the complete abolition of slavery throughout christendom, and, if possible, throughout the world. (See
Page 384 - the dictates of his own conscience and reason ; and no subject shall be hurt, molested, or restrained, in his person or estate, for

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