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Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 1, Chapter 1: Ancestry.—1764-1805. (search)
he same spirit, and, considering their insulated locality, and the vicinity to the old and Kidder's Maine and Nova Scotia, p. 62. wellfortified towns in possession of an English army and navy, . . . remarkably old. Action of the people on the St. John river. Ibid., p. 62; Mass. Archives, 144.153, 158. Whereas the inhabitants on the River St. Johns in the County of Sunbury and province of Nova Scotia being regularly assembled at Maugerville in said County on the 14th Day of May 1776 did then and there make Choice of us, Jacob Barker, Phin's Nevers, Israel Perley, Daniel Palmer, Moses Pickard, Edward Coye, Tho's Hartt, Israel Kinney, Asa Kimball, Asa Perley and Hugh Quinton a Committee in behalf of the Inhabitants of said County, to make Immediate application to the Congress or Gen'll Assembly of the Massachusetts Bay for Relief under their present Distressed Circumstances. Now Know ye that we the Committee above named have by these presents Constituted and appointed