The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 49

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New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1895 - New England
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Vols. 37-52 (1883-98) include section: Genealogical gleanings in England, by H. F. Waters.

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Page 330 - How lov'd, how honour'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot ; A heap of dust alone remains of thee, 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be ! Poets themselves must fall, like those they sung, Deaf the prais'd ear, and mute the tuneful tongue.
Page 293 - LOVE thou thy land, with love far-brought From out the storied Past, and used Within the Present, but transfused Thro' future time by power of thought.
Page 100 - HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Remarks on some rare German prints of New York and Quebec, and on contributions in the year 1781 by the churches of Massachusetts to the distressed inhabitants of South Carolina and Georgia. [By Samuel Abbott Green, MD] [Boston, 1894.] 8vo, pp.
Page 330 - I have said to corruption, Thou art my father : to the worm, Thou art my mother, and my sister.
Page 218 - A Genealogical Memoir of the Descendants of Philip and Mary Fowler of Ipswich, Mass. : Ten Generations, 1590-1882.
Page 345 - He was the father of our resident member, the subject of this sketch. Leverett Saltonstall was prepared for college in the Salem grammar and Latin schools, and was graduated from Harvard College in 1844. He was the sixth in lineal descent to graduate from Harvard College, and his son was the seventh. (See Sibley's Harvard Graduates, Vol.
Page 460 - Slavery is but half abolished, emancipation is but half completed, while millions of freemen with votes in their hands are left without education.
Page 54 - I am informed that yesterday the six men who called themselves the Corporation of the College met, and contrary to the epidemical expectation of the country, chose a modest young man, of whose piety (and little else) every one gives a laudable character.
Page 330 - Grace was in all her steps. Heaven in her eye, In every gesture dignity and love.
Page 330 - Lo, he goeth by me, and I see him not: He passeth on also, but I perceive him not. Behold, he taketh away, who can hinder him? Who will say unto him, What doest thou?

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