Jan. 2, 1864.
Disch. disa. Oct. 10, 1864, Boston, Mass.
Cornelius Murphy, Corp. Lowell, .30, m; laborer.
Aug. 9, 1862, Disch.
May 20, 1865.
John Casey, musician, Lowell, 18, s; laborer.
Aug. 9, 1862.
Trans. Co. I, 3rd Regt. V. R. C. April 22, 1864. M. O. Oct, 18, 1865.
Dennis Quinlan, Musician, Lowell, 18, s; operative July 31, 1862.
Disch. May 20, 1865.
Stephen Flurdy, Cook, en. Port Hudson, La. 28. July 1, 1863.
Died Aug. 2, 1864.
Henry Green, Cook, en. Port Hudson, La. 35. Sept. 1, 1863.
Deserted July 16, 1864.
Andrew Hawkins, Cook, Virginia; cook.
May 10, 1863.
Dropped from records, June 1865.
Anthony Jones, Cook, en. Port Hudson, La. 19. July 1, 1862.
On detached service since March 13, 1864.
James M. Manning, Cook, en. Alexandria, 22. May 10, 1863.
Returned with Regiment to Boston, 1865.
Green Richardson, Cook, en. Port Hudson, La. Sept. 1, 1863, Disch.
July 28, 1865.
t and the Elizabeth Isles, he had bought, in 1641, of James Forrett, agent for Lord Stirling, who had received a grant for Long Island and the adjacent islands from the Council for New England, in 1635.
They settled at Edgarton, and invited Mr. Henry Green,
Mr. Henry Green, first minister of Reading, died after a pastorate of only two and one-half years. Mather wrote of him:—
On earth's bed thou at noon hast laid thy head. a scholar, to be their pastor, but he went not, and Thomas MaheMr. Henry Green, first minister of Reading, died after a pastorate of only two and one-half years. Mather wrote of him:—
On earth's bed thou at noon hast laid thy head. a scholar, to be their pastor, but he went not, and Thomas Mahew, Jr., was ordained their pastor, and found himself presently employed in missionary work
The missionary labors of young Mayhew among the Indians at Martha's Vineyard antedate those of the Apostle John Eliot, whose first essay in preaching to the Indians was made in a hut near the falls of Charles River, opposite Watertown or Waltham, October 28, 1646. among the natives who surrounded them, and whose deplorable condition attracted the benevolent attention of these godly settlers.
d was doubtless a negro, were Native Americans, and all live Yankees.
In 1759 a body of English troops under Lord Amherst arrived to take part in this war; previous to their departure for Lake George, they were encamped in Watertown, at Dirty Green, below the Aetna Mills, on the Charles River, near Pleasant Street.
An Act passed May 28, 1760, by the General Court, for assessing the sum of £ 97,345 13s. 0d., levied upon Waltham £ 339 16s. 3d., Weston £ 302 4s. 0d., Watertown £ 374 14s. 4d the first hundred years after its settlement.
In 1778 David Bemis, who had purchased 39 acres of land on the Watertown side
Probably a part of the grant to Abraham Browne, the first surveyor in the town, who had some acres here above Dirty Green. of the river, and Dr. Enos Sumner, who then owned the land on the Newton side, constructed the original dam across Charles River, at Bemis Station, where the Aetna Mills now are, about one mile above the old mill in Watertown.
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