Hinsdale genealogy: descendants of Robert Hinsdale of Dedham, Medfield, Hadley and Deerfield, with an account of the French family of De Hinnisdal

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A. H. Andrews, 1906 - 497 pages
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Page 92 - For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God ; not selfwilled, not soon angry, not given to wine, no striker, not given to filthy lucre ; but a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men, sober, just, holy, temperate; holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.
Page 452 - And so beside the Silent Sea I wait the muffled oar; No harm from Him can come to me On ocean or on shore. I know not where His islands lift Their fronded palms in air; I only know I cannot drift Beyond His love and care.
Page 82 - As you are now so once was I; As I am now, so you must be Prepare for death and follow me.
Page 220 - All that I have accomplished, or expect, or hope to accomplish, has been and will be by that plodding, patient, persevering process of accretion which builds the ant-heap — particle by particle, thought by thought, fact by fact.
Page v - Twill be but fair to lean upon their fames; For they are strong supporters ; but till then The greatest are but growing gentlemen.
Page 218 - A day will come when those two immense groups, the United States of America and the United States of Europe, shall be seen placed in...
Page 77 - In the name of God, Amen. I, Daniel Hinsdale of Hartford in the County of Hartford, and state of Connecticut, being through the abundant Mercy and Goodness of God, tho...
Page 77 - Imprimis. I most humbly bequeath my soul to god my maker, beseeching his most gracious acceptance of it through the all sufficient merits and mediation of my most compassionate Redeemer Jesus Christ who gave himself to be an atonement for my sins and is able to save to the uttermost all that come unto god by him...
Page 61 - Lothrop and eighty-four men under his command, including eighteen teamsters from Deerfield, conveying stores from that town to Hadley, were ambuscaded by about 700 Indians, and the captain and seventy-six men slain, Sept. 18th, 1675...
Page 80 - Testament, in witness whereof I, the said Maurice Baum Senr, have to this my last Will and Testament Set my hand and Seal the Day and Year above written.

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