The landing at Cape Anne, or, The charter of the first permanent colony on the territory of the Massachusetts Company: Now discovered and first published from the original manuscript. With an inquiry into its authority and a history of the colony. 1624-1628. Roger Conant, Governor ...
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The Landing at Cape Anne; Or, the Charter of the First Permanent Colony on ...
John Wingate Thornton
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adventurers aforesaid America Annals Anne charter APPENDIX appointed assignes Associats authority Bartholomew Gedney BARTHOLOMEW GOSNOLD Beuerly Cabot caled called Cape Anne Captain John Smith Captain Standish Charles charter church coast Coll colony COMPANY IN ENGLAND CONANT AND ENDECOTT council Court Dorchester Company Earl Edward Winslow ENDECOTT ARRIVES English established father favor fishing friends Gosnold Governor Conant grant haue Hist honor Hubbard Indians inhabitants interests island James John Endecott John White John Woodbery king King's Knight land laws London Lord Sheffeild Lyford and Oldham Massachusetts ment Nantasket Naumkeag numbers old planters patent persons Pilgrims plant plantation Plymouth colonists Popery possession Prince Puritans Raleigh REMOVED TO NAUMKEAG Roger Conant royal Salem says Sebastian Cabot settlement Sheffeild his heires ship Sir Ferdinando Gorges Smith Stith's Virginia successo territory THOMAS DUDLEY tyme unto Virginia Company Vndertakers voyage vpon Winthrop WOODBERY's
Page 9 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Page 48 - It is a shameful and unblessed thing to take the scum of people and wicked condemned men, to be the people with whom you plant; and not only so, but it spoileth the plantation ; for they will ever live like rogues, and not fall to work, but be lazy, and do mischief, and spend victuals, and be quickly weary, and then certify over to their country to the discredit of the plantation.
Page 53 - By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed ; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.
Page 74 - Popery is a double thing to deal with, and claims a twofold power, ecclesiastical and political, both usurped, and the one supporting the other.
Page 74 - Let men of God in courts and churches watch O'er such as do a toleration hatch ; Lest that ill egg bring forth a cockatrice, To poison all with heresy and vice.
Page v - My hold of the colonies is in the close affection which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. These are ties, which, though light as air, are as strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with your government ; they will cling and grapple to you ; and no force under heaven will be of power to tear them from their allegiance.
Page 4 - The Treasurer and Company of Adventurers and Planters of the City of London for the first Colony in Virginia.
Page 74 - No bishop, no king, as before I said. ..." And rising from his chair, as he was going to his inner chamber, "If this be all," quoth he, "that they have to say, I shall make them conform themselves, or I will harry them out of the land, or else do worse.
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