Foote family: comprising the genealogy and history of Nathaniel Foote, of Wethersfield, Conn., and his descendants; also a partial record of descendants of Pasco Foote of Salem, Mass., Richard Foote of Stafford County, Va., and John Foote of New York City, Volume 1

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Marble City Press, The Tuttle Co., 1907 - Reference
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Page 79 - She is not afraid of the snow for her household: for all her household are clothed with scarlet. She maketh herself coverings of tapestry; her clothing is silk and purple.
Page 79 - She openeth her mouth with wisdom, and in her tongue is the law of kindness. She looketh well to the ways of her household and eateth not the bread of idleness. Her children arise up and call her blessed, her husband also, and he praiseth her.
Page 466 - O World ! O life ! O time ! On whose last steps I climb, Trembling at that where I had stood before, — When will return the glory of your prime ? No more — oh never more ! Out of the day and night A joy has taken flight ; Fresh Spring, and Summer, and Winter hoar, Move my faint heart with grief, — but with delight No more — oh never more!
Page 255 - Changes in the proportions of the human body during the period of growth. Journal of the Anthropological institute of Great Britain and Ireland, 25:21-46(1895).
Page 392 - Such was our friend. Formed on the good old plan, A true and brave and downright honest man! He blew no trumpet in the market-place, Nor in the church with hypocritic face Supplied with cant the lack of Christian grace; Loathing pretence, he did with cheerful will What others talked of while their hands were still; And, while
Page 21 - I disspose as followeth. I will that all those debts I ow in right or consciens to any man or men be well and Truely contented & payd out of my estate in the first place, my...
Page 18 - ... history, and should be ever remembered by those who have enjoyed its protection. In the original distribution of the lands of the town, as recorded in 1640, Mr. Foote had assigned him a house lot of ten acres on the east side of Broad street, near the south end of the street. A part of this lot is now owned and occupied by Mr.
Page 22 - Captaine John Allin to be my Executor, & my beloved Brother Mr. John Deming senr & my Grand Sonn Henry Buck to be the desired overseers of this my will, and as a token of my respect to them I give them Thirty Shillings a...
Page 28 - em to get it out. There he lay a long while Weltring in his Blood; they found him, they Dress'd him, considerable Quantities of his Brain came out from time to time, when they opened the Wound; yet the Lad Recovered, and is now a Living Monument of the Power and Goodness of God. And in our Former War, there was one Jabez Musgrove, who tho...
Page 121 - FOOTE. 442. GEORGE FOOTE, first of Castleton, (Ver.,) afterwards of Bennington, in that State, was married to Weltha Ann Woodward, of Canterbury, (Conn.,) 1776. He was one of the pioneer settlers of Vermont, first at Castleton, afterwards at Bennington. He was of the party of Green Mountain Boys who applied the Beach Seal to the settlement of Yorkers at Vergennes, and stood by the side of Col. Ethan Allen, when, on the 10th of May, 1775, he demanded the surrender of Ticonderoga, in the name of the...

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