The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 45

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The Society, 1891 - 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 305 - A printing house was begun at Cambridge by one Daye, at the charge of Mr. Glover, who died on sea hitherward. The first thing which was printed was the freeman's oath ; the next was an almanac made for New England by Mr. Peirce, mariner; the next was the Psalms newly turned into
Page 74 - by the Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon for the Planting Ruling Ordering and Governing of New England in America of
Page 198 - Voted, that it is the opinion of this Town that if the other Colonies come into a Joint resolution to stop all Importations from Great Britain & exportations to Great Britain and every part of the West Indies, till the Act for blocking up
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