The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 57

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The Society, 1903 - 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 245 - She openeth her mouth with wisdom; And the law of kindness is on her tongue. She looketh well to the ways of her household. And eateth not the bread of idleness. Her children rise up, and call her blessed; Her husband also, and he praiseth her, saying: Many daughters have done worthily, But thou excellest them all.
Page 348 - LIFE How happy is he born and taught That serveth not another's will; Whose armor is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill!
Page lxiv - And only the Master shall praise us, and only the Master shall blame; And no one shall work for money, and no one shall work for fame; But each for the joy of the working, and each, in his separate star Shall draw the Thing as he sees It for the God of Things as They Are!
Page 15 - And when Thyself with shining Foot shall pass Among the Guests Star-scatter'd on the Grass, And in thy joyous Errand reach the Spot Where I made one — turn down an empty Glass!
Page 348 - Who God doth late and early pray More of his grace than gifts to lend; And entertains the harmless day With a religious book or friend — This man is freed from servile bands Of hope to rise or fear to fall: Lord of himself, though not of lands, And, having nothing, yet hath all.
Page 122 - Compiled from all the public records of the town known | to exist, covering from the beginning to 1850...
Page liii - Burnharn, the subject of this sketch, was educated in the common schools of the town, and at Bridgton Academy.
Page 337 - Potts, Thomas Maxwell. Historical collections relating to the Potts family in Great Britain and America; with a historic-genealogy of the descendants of David Potts, an early Anglo-Welsh settler of Pennsylvania, including contributions by the late William John Potts.
Page 342 - The most worshipful Grand lodge of ancient Free and accepted masons of the commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Page 171 - It was generally agreed upon, by erection of hands, that the governor, deputy governor, and assistants should be chosen by the whole court of governor, deputy governor, assistants, and freemen, and that the governor shall always be chosen out of the assistants.

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