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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 15 1 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1 5 1 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 3 1 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 2 2 Browse Search
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The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier), Old portraits and modern Sketches (search)
very, young Roberts again entered the army, and continued in it until the overthrow of the Monarchy. On his return, he married Lydia Tindall, of the denomination of Puritans. A majestic figure rises before us, on reading the statement that Sir Matthew Hale, afterwards Lord Chief Justice of England, the irreproachable jurist and judicial saint, was his wife's kinsman, and drew her marriage settlement. No stronger testimony to the high-toned morality and austere virtue of the Puritan yeomanrye Sadducee who doubted it. The married life of Baxter, as might be inferred from the state of the times, was an unsettled one. He first took a house at Moorfields, then removed to Acton, where he enjoyed the conversation of his neighbor, Sir Matthew Hale; from thence he found refuge in Rickmansworth, and after that in divers other places. The women have most of this trouble, he remarks, but my wife easily bore it all. When unable to preach, his rapid pen was always busy. Huge folios of c