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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 69 69 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 6, 10th edition. 54 54 Browse Search
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 53 53 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 20 20 Browse Search
HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 7 7 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 6 6 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 2 6 6 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 4 4 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2 4 4 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 8. 4 4 Browse Search
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t Menotomy. This congregation had probably first united to spend a part of the evening of the Lord's day in worship in this place (Sermon by Rev. S. Cooke in 1772). The origin of the schoolhouse was probably as follows: At Cambridge, Jan. 16, 1692-3, it was voted whether the town would give to Menotomy people a quarter of an acre of land upon our common, near Jason Russell's house, near the highway, for the accommodation of a school-house; and it was voted on the affirmative, so long as it wasople. Soldiers supported in idleness are in danger soon of becoming sons of violence, a terror to the good and a support to evil-doers. God grant that our ways may so please him, as that violence may no more be perpetrated in our streets. In 1773 it was voted that the money paid by Samuel Frost for not serving as collector (in 1771) be used towards fencing the burying-place. 1774 Mr. Cooke continues his exposition of Luke, and the same of John. In a sermon on July 31, 1774, he speak
ke, 1770 (excused). Ensign William Adams, 1770—declined; 1773, 1774 (1775, Capt.—declined). Nehemiah Cutter, 1770-72. n room of Patten Russell, who had moved out of town), 1771, 1773-77 (1781—declined). Ebenezer Swan, 1771 (1772—excused). 781—declined). Ammi Cutter, 1772, 1791. Philip Bemis, 1773-76 (1776—excused). Benjamin Locke, 1775 (1776—excused). hanks voted for past services), 1782-84. Walter Russell, 1773-81. John Cutter, Jr., 1786-88. Samuel Locke, 1789-180 Nehemiah Cutter, 1770-72. Walter Russell, 1770, 1771, 1773-77. Ebenezer Swan, 1771. Samuel Cutter, 1772. Ammi Cutter, 1772, 1791. Philip Bemis, 1773-75. Ens. William Adams, 1773, 1774. Benjamin Locke, 1775. Ephraim Frost, J1773, 1774. Benjamin Locke, 1775. Ephraim Frost, Jr., 1776-86, 1794. Gershom Cutter, Jr., 1776, 1777. Thomas Whittemore, 1778-84. Philemon Russell, 1778-80, 1782-84.72—excused. Zechariah Hill, 1772. Samuel Cutter, Jr., 1773, 1774. Aaron Swan, 1774—excused. Joshua Ke
his Society was blown down by a gale. A new spire was erected similar to the one blown down, and of the same dimensions, in 1872. 1878, July 15. William J. Parrot chosen minister. Installed Oct. 17, 1878. A Congregational Unitarian Society was established at Belmont, before that neighborhood was set off as a town, of which Amos Smith was minister, 1858-59. Baptist Society.—Meetings of persons friendly to sentiments of this denomination were held in this place as early as the year 1773. For this sketch we are indebted to a History of the Baptist Church in Arlington, mainly written by Dr. Swaim, and published in the Arlington Baptist Church Book. The writer of that sketch quotes Backus's History to the effect that a Baptist church existed in Cambridge as early as 1761. The earliest known records of the society are dated Sept. 4, 1780, when a number of the Baptist Society in Cambridge met at Stephen Robbins's to have some discourse about sending a letter to the Associatio
. Capt. William was a Pct. committeeman and assessor 1773, 1774; Precinct treasurer, 1783, 1784; and resided i. Philip Bemis was a Pct. committeeman and assessor 1773-75. 2. Samuel, prob. s. of Philip (1), m. Elizabfrom Cambridge in the French War and Pct. collector, 1773, 1774. He rem. to Charlestown, where, aged 62, he mApr. 1776. Servant-maid from Camb. at Charlestown, 1773.—See Wyman, 451. Hadley, Sewall, m. Lavinia Hall,e may be the Lydia, who m. Josiah Mixer, of Waltham, 1773 (see par. 10). James Perry was Precinct collector in. 9 mos.; Rhoda, b. 5, bap. 7 Apr. 1771; a child, b. 1773. The father was Pct. committeeman and assessor 1767). He was Pct. committeeman and assessor 1770, 1771, 1773-77(1781, declined); Precinct clerk, 1773-1781. His 1773-1781. His wid. Hannah was adm. Pct. ch. 21 Apr. 1782, and m. Enos Jones, of Ashburnham, 26 Dec. 1790. She was dism. f2. He was one of the celebrated Boston Tea Party in 1773, and his account of his participation in that event