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Aaron Cooke acres aforesaid appointed April Ayres Barnard benefit bequeathed Bonney building Capt charter church College county court Cullick Davenport and Goodwin decease Dickinson dispose donations donor Edward Hopkins England Feoffees free High School further George Dickinson gift give graduate Grammar School grant Hampshire Hartford hath Haven held hereby honored Hopkins Academy Hopkins Fund Hopkins School Hopkins,s estate improved income inhabitants of Hadley instruction John Barnard John Davenport John Russell Joseph land Latin learning legacy Levi Stockbridge Lieut March Mary meadow mill minister Miss Nash Nathaniel Nathaniel Ward Northampton Partrigg persons Peter Tilton pious Porter present President and Council Prof Prudential Committee pupils record Samuel Porter scholars school committee school estate School in Hadley school master Sept Smith teacher Theophilus Eaton thereof town meeting town of Hadley Trustees of Hopkins tuition unto William Goodwin Woodbridge
Page 9 - For if she had attended her household affairs, and such things as belong to women, and not gone out of her way and calling to meddle in such things as are proper for men, whose minds are stronger, etc., she had kept her wits, and might have improved them usefully and honorably in the place God had set her.
Page 6 - Confederation together, to maintain and preserve the liberty and purity of the Gospel of our Lord Jesus which we now profess, as also the discipline of the Churches, which according to the truth of the said Gospel...
Page 8 - Lastly (and which was not least), a great hope and inward zeal they had of laying some good foundation, or at least to make some way thereunto, for the propagating and advancing the Gospel of the kingdom of Christ in those remote parts of the world; yea, though they should be but even as stepping-stones unto others for the performing of so great a work.
Page 95 - Academy; and that they, and their successors, shall be and continue a body politic and corporate, by the same name forever.
Page 9 - Mr- Hopkins, the governor of Hartford upon Connecticut, came to Boston, and brought his wife with him, (a godly young woman, and of special parts,) who was fallen into a sad infirmity, the loss of her understanding and reason, which had been growing upon her divers years, by occasion of her giving herself wholly to reading and writing, and had written many books.
Page 11 - ... for the upholding and promoting the kingdom of the Lord Jesus Christ in those parts of the earth.
Page 89 - Hadley ; and that the devise was not made for the purpose of founding a common town school, for the exclusive benefit of the inhabitants of that town, but was designed for the encouragement of all persons in that (then) newly settled part of the country, who should desire to avail themselves of the benefit of a grammar school adapted to instruct and qualify pupils for the university...
Page 11 - My farther mind and will is, that, within six months after the decease of my wife, ,£500 be made over into New England, according to the advice of my loving friends, Major Robert Thomson and Mr. Francis Willoughby, and conveyed into the hands of the Trustees before mentioned, in...