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20th day 3d day afterwards Ann Hutsell Ann Mitchell Ann Scott Anna arriving Bartholomew county black eyes black hair Bloomfield Bloomington blue eyes board and washing boat load born Bourbon county brick brother Charlestown child of Giles Cincinnati Clark county clerk Cloa Columbus creek daugh daughter day of April death Dickson died in infancy elected Ellettsville engaged farm farmer father Fayette county Finch following children George Hutsell Giles Mitchell grandmother grey eyes Gwin House wife inches Indiana Indianapolis James Jeff K John Hutsell Kentucky Legislature light brown hair lnches Madison maiden name marriage married Miss married to John Martinsville Mary Mary's Mason House merchant miles Monroe county months Morgan county mother negro Ohio Orleans paternal Pittsylvania county pork pounds Rebecca regiment remained Republican reside river Samuel Sarah sister sold suffrage Thomas three children took Vicksburgh Vincent Scott Virginia widow William Gwin Woodford county
Page 63 - So live, that when thy summons comes to join The innumerable caravan, which moves To that mysterious realm, where each shall take His chamber in the silent halls of death, Thou go not, like the quarry-slave at night, Scourged to his dungeon, but, sustained and soothed By an unfaltering trust, approach thy grave, Like one who wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams.
Page 1 - He was in constant service during the whole war, was in the principal battles, and was present at the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown. He was with the Continental army at Newburgh in 1783 ; and on the very day when Washington announced the signing of the treaty of peace to the army, ke was killed by a tree falling upon him while riding by the edge of a wood.
Page 36 - Scanlan asked him where he was going. He answered, that he was going to Glin by a short cut, to prepare a lodging for her, where they might sleep that night.
Page 10 - September 25, 1834, who was born in "County Cork," Ireland, and came to this country at the age of twelve years, and at the time of his marriage was engaged in the mercantile busines in Columbus, Ind.
Page 62 - Successes and revers es have attended me through life, "like the fitful shadows' play upon the waters, coming and going with the changing clouds.
Page 50 - Delaware, and who at one time owned a portion of the ground on which the battle of Brandywine was fought during the revolutionary war, and also several acres of land upon which is now built the beautiful city of Wilmington.
Page 2 - Her remains are buried in the old family burying ground, on the hill, one and one half miles south of Martinsville.
Page 48 - April, 1S((1. at the age of sixteen years, he enlisted under the first call of President Lincoln for 75,000 troops for three months, as a private in Company K, Seventh Regiment Indiana Volunteers.