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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 5, 13th edition. 6 2 Browse Search
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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.18 (search)
e Huguenots who found asylum desultorily in Virginia before 1700, but the chief influx was in that year, when more than 500 came and settled, chiefly at Manakintown. The virtue of this infusion is manifest in the names of Dupuy, Fontaine, Marye, Maury, Micou, Michaux, and others, quite concluding the alphabet with Venable and Youille, many of them being numerously represented among us. Of the Scotch, but few immigrants before the union of Scotland with England, in 1707, may be identified. r, founded a few years later by John D. Blair—the Parson Blair, of Richmond, of revered memory; the schools of Rev. Archibald Campbell and Thomas Martin (the latter of whom prepared James Madison for Princeton College) in Richmond county; of Rev. James Maury, in Orange (the preceptor of Jefferson and many eminent Virginians); of Donald Robertson, of King and Queen. Virginia Schools, etc. I may add Rev. William Douglas, who taught in Goochland and Albemarle counties, and said to have been an ear
from a cause on trial in a county court in Virginia? Tobacco was the legalized currency of Virginia. In 1755, Rev. James Maury to John Fontaine, 15 June, 1756, from the collections of Peter Force. a year of war and consequent interruption of agricultural pursuits, and again in 1758, Rev. James Maury, in 1763: The act of 1758. Wirt's Life of Patrick Henry, 39. a year of the utmost distress, the legislature indulged the people in the alternative of paying their public dues, including tholony; and the house was filled and surrounded by an overwhelming multitude. To the select jury which had been summoned, Maury, the parson whose cause was on trial, made objections; for he thought them of the vulgar herd, and three or four of them sfied, they were immediately called to the book and sworn. The course of the trial was simple. The contract was, that Maury should be paid sixteen thousand pounds of tobacco: the act of 1758 fixed the value at two pence a pound; in 1759 it had b
E. T. Woolfolk, Mrs. T. S. Jones, Mrs. Emily Morris. Amelia county--Mr. T. A. Crenshaw. Louisa county--Dr. W. J. Pendleton, Mrs. Ellen Harris, Miss L. Gibbs. Hanover county--Mr. R. W. Thomasson, J. B. Barrick,--Gibson. Powhatan--Mr. Isaac Spencer, Mrs. M. A. Elliott. King William--Mrs. Mary Hawes, Mrs. Burruss, Mrs. L. A. Pullen, Captain Timberlake. Lunenburg county--Mr. William Walton, through L. Waller. Henrico county and Richmond city--Mr. D. H. London, James Kinnaird, Dr. J. G. Wayt, Neale McCurdy, R. C. Sutton, Mark Downey, Mrs. E. A. Smith, Mrs. George Turner, Mrs. James Maury, Mrs. Phillips, Sycamore Sewing Society, Young Men's Christian Association, Mrs. Richards, Mrs. Talley, Mrs. Mathews, Mrs. Duke, Mrs. C. McGruder, Mrs. Waddy, Mrs. Clark, Mrs. Moore, Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. Bagby, Mrs. R. W. McGruder, Mrs. J. P. Dickinson, Mrs. W. F. G. Garnett. Mrs. Garland Haynes, Mrs. B. Jones, Mrs. A. P. Fox, Mrs. Morton, Mrs. Hundley, Mrs. P. Johnston, Mrs. Roy.