The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 49

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The Society, 1895 - 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 330 - How lov'd, how honour'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot ; A heap of dust alone remains of thee, 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be ! Poets themselves must fall, like those they sung, Deaf the prais'd ear, and mute the tuneful tongue.
Page 293 - Love thou thy land, with love far- brought From out the storied Past, and used Within the Present, but transfused Thro' future time by power of thought.
Page 102 - HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Remarks on some rare German prints of New York and Quebec, and on contributions in the year 1781 by the churches of Massachusetts to the distressed inhabitants of South Carolina and Georgia. [By Samuel Abbott Green, MD] [Boston, 1894.] 8vo, pp.
Page 330 - Thou art my father:" to the worm, "Thou art my mother, and my sister.
Page 100 - Early Days in New England. LIFE AND TIMES OF HENRY BURT OF SPRINGFIELD, and Some of His Descendants.
Page 345 - He practised law in Boston for ten years with success and distinction. He was active in the political affairs of the country before and during the Civil war. He was a war Democrat, and made speeches on Boston...
Page 330 - Grace was in all her steps. Heaven in her eye, In every gesture dignity and love.
Page 330 - Lo, he goeth by me, and I see him not: he passeth on also, but I perceive him not. Behold, he taketh away, who can hinder him? who will say unto him, "What doest thou?
Page 472 - Compiled under the direction of the Secretaries of the State Boards of Health of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.
Page 61 - I always foretold these two things of the Corporation : First, that if it were possible for them to steer clear of me they will do so; secondly, that if it were possible for them to act foolishly they will do so.

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