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Browsing named entities in 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.. You can also browse the collection for 1866 AD or search for 1866 AD in all documents.

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ome of the Poor Widows' Fund in 1842 gave three widows four dollars each: total, twelve dollars, annual income. The Poor Widows' Fund, amounting to two hundred dollars, was the donation of the widow Mary Cutter. The School Committee Report for 1866-67 contains the following: Perhaps full justice has scarcely been done to the donor of this noble gift to the schools of the town. His will bears date March 17, 1823, and it gives his whole estate, $5,000—as it proved to be—after the death of his——— $75,372.99 1866 The town voted to accept the lot of land donated by the late Hon. James Russell for a public walk or common, on the conditions named by the donor in his will devising the same. It was named Russell Park in 1867. In 1866 the town appropriated $10,000 to rebuild the schoolhouse in the Northwest District-burned in the latter part of October, 1866. 1867 Town accepted the flag-staff standing at the corner of Main and Pleasant Streets, and the flag donated by
ough several of the principal streets, and thence to the cemeteries, where each grave of a soldier of the war was generously decorated with flowers, in accordance with the custom throughout the country. The names of those whose graves were decorated were as follows: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.—Edward Clark, James Ferguson, Franklin Ford, Samuel Gates, James Gibson, John Grant, Charles G. Haskell, Charles C. Henry, John Locke, Thomas Martin, Charles J. Moore, Henry S. Pollard, S. G. Rawson, Minot Robbins, William W. Snelling, George H. Sprague, William Stacy, George Trask, Nathaniel White, Henry W. Whittemore. 20. Old Burying Ground.—George P. Cotting, William Cotting Tomb; Augustus O. W. Cutter, Nehemiah Cutter Tomb; Albert Frost, Ephraim Frost Tomb: Rev. Samuel A. Smith. 4.—Arlington Advocate. Hiram Lodge.—Of fraternal societies in the town, the most ancient is the Hiram Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons, organized 1797. The Odd Fellows re-instituted a lodge here in 1866<
liam Dickson, 1847-60, 1854-57. Albert Winn, 1847-50, 1862, 1863, 1866, 1857. Amos Hill, Jr., 1849. Joseph O. Wellington, 1850, 1854.e, 1854, 1858-63. George C. Russell, 1855. Samuel Butterfield, 1858-66. Samuel F. Woodbridge, 1858-62 (resigned, and thanks of town votedn, 1848, 1849, 1855. David Clark, 1849, 1850. Albert Winn, 1849, 1866, 1867. Stephen Symmes, Jr., 1860-67. George A. Locke, 1853. G Davis, 1860-63. David Crosby, 1864. George Y. Wellington, 1865, 1866. Abel R. Proctor, 1867. Town Clerks. Thomas Russell, Jr., 1807sq., 1856-67. Dr. Richard L. Hodgdon, 1856, 1857. Warren S. Frost, 1866. Josiah Crosby, 1857, 1859-67. Edwin Locke, 1858. John Adams,1-67. Rev. William E. Gibbs, 1862-67. Rev. Samuel Abbot Smith, 1863-66 (deceased). Henry Swan, 1864-67. Samuel G. Damon, 1866-67. Rev1866-67. Rev. Amos Harris, 1867 (declined). Rev. Charles C. Salter, 1867. Principal town officers of Arlington, 1867-1879. representatives. Jose
objects. He quietly gave his name and his influence to every good word and work. Rev. Daniel R. Cady, D. D., d. at Westboroa, May 17, 1879. He was born in Malta, Saratoga Co., N. Y., Oct. 8, 1813, and graduated at Williams College in 1838. After studying and practising law two years, he studied for the ministry, and graduated at Andover in 1846. He was ordained at Rutland, Mass., the same year, and preached there four years; was then settled in Westboro, and remained there from 1849 to 1866; then settled in Arlington till 1877, then returned and passed the remainder of his life in Westboroa. He was a man of sound judgment and lovely Christian spirit, careful in his statements, never speaking ill of people, and slow to believe aught against any. He was also a man of thorough culture and a good preacher. and Joseph Burrage, elected 1857. St. Malachy's Church (Roman Catholic).—The Catholics of Arlington formerly attended divine service in St. Peter's Church, Cambridge. In the
death the family consisted of a widow and five children, Col. Barr of the U. S. A., stationed at St. Paul, being one of them. His place of business in Arlington was at Schouler's mill. When Bethel Lodge, No. 12, Arlington, was reinstituted in 1866, he was one of its most energetic supporters. He was an honored guest when this lodge dedicated its new and elegant hall in Bank Block, and on that occasion made a pleasant congratulatory address.—Essex Eagle; Arlington Advocate. Barrett, Thocted to his memory in Forest Hills Cemetery, Roxbury, Mass., which has a fine medallion and good likeness of the General, with these inscriptions: He served in both branches of the Legislature of Massachusetts; was Adjutant General from 1860 to 1866; and her Historian. The last official act of the Governor was the following: Special Order.—The Governor and Commander-in-Chief, at the moment of retiring from office, as his last official act, tenders this expression of cordial and gratef
73 Births, abstracts of 101, 102 Black Horse Tavern, at Menotomy, 59 Book of Psalms and Hymns, 127 British Military occupation of Boston, 43, 46, 46, 47, 60, 82, 99; officer's account of the Battle of April 19, 1776, 54-56; British private soldiers' letters, 55; wagon train captured, 61, 62, 63 Bull's Creek, 11 Burying cloth, 34, 103 Burying Place, 12, 22, 32, 41, 45-47, 69, 70, 77, 100, 101, 109, 110, 113, 116, 139-141, 143, 151, 166, 177 Calls for men for the war, 1861-1866, 167, 158, 169 Cambridge, Commons, reservations and grants from, 19, 22, 41; First Church and Parish, 1, 3, 20, 23, 24, 28, 29, 104, 107, 119, 126, 164; Northwest Inhabitants, messes, 92, 93; Northwest Inhabitants, petitions, 1, 2, 37, 38, 39, 113; Northwest Precinct Book, 21, 29, 43, 92, 93, 94,106, 107, 112, 117; Second Church, 25-29, 73, 90, 101, 103, 106, 106, 107, 117-120, 126; Third Parish (now Brighton), 3, 100, 107 Capture of Burgoyne and army, 100 Card manufactory, 109, 111,