setts during the War of the Rebellion, came from Scotland with his father.
Followed his father's trade of calico printer in Taunton, Lynn and West Cambridge.
Became editor and proprietor of the Lowell courier. one of the proprietors and editors of the Boston Daily Atlas, of the Cincinnati Gazette, Ohio State Journal, and again of the Boston Atlas and Bee. Four times in the Mass.
Legislature; member Constitutional Convention, 1853; Author of Massachusetts in the Civil War, 2 vols. 8vo.
1868-71. See Drake's Biog.
His friend, Mr. John B. Russell, contributes the following:—
Gen. Wm. Schouler was born at Kilbrackan, Scotland, Dec. 31, 1814; died at West Roxbury, Mass., Jan. 6, 1866.
A monument was erected 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.
Fish, act concerning, 132, 138, 139
Fishing in Menotomy River, lawsuit, &c., 9
Fiske, Rev. Thaddeus, his ordination, 107, 123, 124; resignation of; 117, 118; sermons, 107, 108, 123; death of, and obituary notice, 240
Five Cents Savings Bank, 655
Flagstaff donated, 160
Fourth of July Celebration, in 1808, 121, 122; in 1842, 228
Friendship fire engine, 139, 143
Gage, Gen., his official return of the action of April 19, 1775, 52, 53, 54
Gale, destructive, in 1871, 163, 174
Galleries in meeting-house, 34, 35, 49, 94, 101, 115, 126
Gas Light Company, 155
General School Committee, 140
Gift, of Rebecca Whitmore, 29; toward building first meeting-house, 23
Gould, Lieut., made prisoner, April 19, 1775, 63, 64, 77, 81
Grant by certain inhabitants of Charlestown to President of Harvard College, 8; to West Cambridge, of all lands belonging to the Proprietors of Cambridge, 20; to Widow Rolfe, to make a dam above old mill pond, 12, 14, 16