A Book of Strattons: Being a Collection of Stratton Records from England and Scotland, and a Genealogical History of the Early Colonial Strattons in America, with Five Generations of Their Descendants, Volume 2

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Grafton Press, 1918 - Psychology - 402 pages
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Page 135/136 #992 Hezekiah Stowell. His child #1540 Hattie Mercy married Carlon Nelson Stowell. They lived in Orange, MASSACHUSETTS, not New Jersey.
She died in 1901 of complications following Ovarian cyst surgery.

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Page 362 - Testament, that is to say, principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hands of God that gave it, and for my body I recommend it to the Earth to be buried in a Christian like and decent manner, at the discretion of my Executors...
Page 276 - My flesh shall slumber in the ground, Till the last trumpet's joyful sound; Then burst the chains with sweet surprise, And in my Saviour's image rise.
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Page 365 - County, being sick and weak of body but of Perfect Mind and Memory do make this my Last Will and Testament in manner and form as follows, to wit.
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