A History of the Original Settlements on the Delaware: From Its Discovery by Hudson to the Colonization Under William Penn : to which is Added an Account of the Ecclesiastical Affairs of the Swedish Settlers, and a History of Wilmington, from Its First Settlement to the Present Time
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Acrelius aforesaid afterwards aged Amsterdam arrived authority Biorck Brandywine brick building built called Campanius Cape Henlopen Cassimir Castle Charles Springer Christeen Christina circumstances colonists colony command congregation Crane-hook creek dated David Ferris Dela Delaware died Duke of York Dutch early English erected feet Ferris Fort Christina Fort Nassau Fourth street Francis Lovelace Gottenburg ground Hudde hundred Indians inhabitants interest island Johan John John Smart Joseph Joseph Hewes Kieft king land letter market house Market street miles mill Minuit Nassau natives Netherlands old church Penn Pennsylvania Peter Peter Minuit Peter Stuyvesant Philadelphia possession present Printz probably river Rudman sailed Samuel says sent settled settlement ship Shipley street shore side standing Stidham stone stood Stuyvesant Swedes Swedish Tatnall Thomas Tinicum tion town tract trade vessels vicinity Vries West India Company Wicaco Widow William Penn William Shipley Wilmington yard
Page 282 - Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, like as a shock of corn cometh in in his season.
Page 183 - The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Ghost be with you all.
Page 277 - Say not thou. What is the cause that the former days were better than these ? for thou dost not inquire wisely concerning this.
Page 187 - 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.
Page 184 - For he that is dead is freed from sin. Now if we be dead with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with him: knowing that Christ being raised from the dead dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him.