The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 8

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Virginia Historical Society., 1900 - Virginia
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Page 331 - Jesus can make a dying bed Feel soft as downy pillows are, While on his breast she leaned her head, And breathed her life out sweetly there.
Page 304 - it is as follows: Here was buried Thomas Jefferson, Author . Of the Declaration of American Independence, The Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom; and Father of the University of Virginia.
Page 50 - were not of us, for ii they had been of us they would no doubt have continued with us, but they went out
Page 208 - State of Indiana, aged 68 years, who being first duly sworn according to law. doth on his Oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the Act of Congress passed the
Page 290 - widdow, being sick and weak in body but of sound and perfect memory, thanks be to Almighty God for the same, and calling to mind the uncertain state of this transitory life and that the flesh must yield unto Death, when it shall please God to call, Do make and ordain this my last
Page 87 - executor named in the said will, to whom administration of all and singular the goods, chattels and credits of the said deceased was granted, he having been first sworn duly to administer
Page 316 - of the reign of our Sovereign Lord Charles by the grace of God King of England, Scotland, ffrance & Ireland, defender of the faith,
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Page 208 - 5. State the names of some of the Regular Officers who were with the Troops when you served; such Continental and Militia Regiments as you can recollect, and the general circumstances of your Service?
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