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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 6 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 3 1 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 2 0 Browse Search
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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Harrison, William Henry 1773-1812 (search)
ckee is crossing as numerous as the trees. It was determined by a council of officers to strike the neighboring Indians with terror by a display of power. Harrison divided the army. One detachment of mounted dragoons, under Colonel Simrall, laid waste (Sept. 19, 1812) the Little Turtle's town on the Eel River, excepting the buildings erected by the United States for the then deceased chief on account of his friendship since the treaty of Greenville in 1794. Another detachment, under Col. S. Wells, was sent, Sept. 16, to destroy a Pottawattomie town on the Elkhart River, 60 miles distant; while Colonel Payne, with another detachment, laid in ashes a Miami village in the forks of the Wabash, and several other towns lower down that stream, with their corn-fields and gardens. General Winchester arrived at Harrison's camp on Sept. 18, when the latter resigned his command to that superior in rank. The troops almost mutinied, for they revered Harrison. The latter returned to St. Ma
ing1820 to 1821 William D. Williamson1821 Albion K. Parris1822 to 1826 Enoch Lincoln1827 to 1829 Nathan Cutler1829 Jonathan G. Hutton1830 to 1831 Samuel Emerson Smith1831 to 1833 Robert P. Dunlap1834 to 1837 Edward Kent1838 to 1839 John Fairfield1839 to 1840 Edward Kent1840 to 1841 John Fairfield1841 to 1843 Edward Kavanagh1843 to 1844 Hugh J. Anderson1844 to 1847 John W. Dana1847 to 1850 John Hubbard1850 to 1853 William G. Crosby1853 to 1855 Anson P. Morrill1855 to 1856 Samuel Wells1856 to 1857 Hannibal Hamlin1857 Joseph H. Williams1857 to 1858 Governors-continued. Name.Term. Lot M. Morrill1858 to 1861 Israel Washburn, Jr1861 to 1862 Abner Coburn1862 to 1864 Samuel Corey1864 to 1867 Joshua L. Chamberlain1867 to 1870 Sidney Perham1871 to 1873 Nelson Dingley, Jr1874 to 1875 Selden Connor1876 to 1879 Alonzo Garcelon1879 to 1880 Daniel F. Davis1880 to 1881 Harris M. Plaisted1881 to 1882 Frederick Robie1883 to 1887 Joseph R. Bodwell1887 Sebastian S. M
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died., List of Massachusetts officers, and soldiers who died as prisoners. (search)
f.,Salisbury, N. C.,Dec. 9, 1864. Weeden, Welcome,58th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,July 13, 1864. Weidam, H.,1st Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 4, 1864. Welch, —,*56th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,--- Welch, James,34th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Nov. 17, 1864. Weld, Samuel H., Jr.,11th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,Aug. 29, 1861. Weldon (or Wellman), Charles C.,1st Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 20, 1864. Wellington, George W.,2d Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 9, 1864. Wells, Samuel,1st Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Nov. 4, 1864. Welsh, J., Possibly identical with Welch, John, mustered out, July 30, 1865.57th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Oct. 24, 1864. Welsh, Patrick E.,*24th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Nov.--, 1864. Wennell, Waldo,*21st Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,--- Wescott, Andrew A., Corp.,39th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,June 1, 1864. Wescott, G. W.,*38th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,March 19, 1865. Wessie, E. S.,*24th Mass. Inf.,Millen, Ga.,--- West, Edward R.
f.,Salisbury, N. C.,Dec. 9, 1864. Weeden, Welcome,58th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,July 13, 1864. Weidam, H.,1st Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 4, 1864. Welch, —,*56th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,--- Welch, James,34th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Nov. 17, 1864. Weld, Samuel H., Jr.,11th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,Aug. 29, 1861. Weldon (or Wellman), Charles C.,1st Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 20, 1864. Wellington, George W.,2d Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 9, 1864. Wells, Samuel,1st Mass. H. A.,Andersonville, Ga.,Nov. 4, 1864. Welsh, J., Possibly identical with Welch, John, mustered out, July 30, 1865.57th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,Oct. 24, 1864. Welsh, Patrick E.,*24th Mass. Inf.,Salisbury, N. C.,Nov.--, 1864. Wennell, Waldo,*21st Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,--- Wescott, Andrew A., Corp.,39th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,June 1, 1864. Wescott, G. W.,*38th Mass. Inf.,Danville, Va.,March 19, 1865. Wessie, E. S.,*24th Mass. Inf.,Millen, Ga.,--- West, Edward R.
429 Weld, F. M., x, XIII Weld, H. N., 166 Weld, S. H., Jr., 558 Weld, S. M., 302 Weldon (or Wellman), C. C., 558 Weldon, J. F., 487 Weldon, Thomas, 430 Weller, E. J., 79, 430 Welles, Gideon, 42 Wellington, A. B., 430 Wellington, C. H., 487 Wellington, G. W., 558 Wellington, J. C., 430 Wells, G. D., 51, 91, 103, 107, 111, 112, 140, 260, 430 Wells, George, 22d Mass. Inf., 430 Wells, George, 56th Mass. Inf., 430 Wells, J. Y., 487 Wells, John, 430 Wells, Joseph, 487 Wells, Samuel, 558 Welsh, J., 558 Welsh, P. E., 558 Wenborn, C. F., 430 Wennell, Waldo, 558 Wentworth, A. F., 430 Wentworth, Benning, 430 Wentworth, E. O., 430 Wentworth, H. D., 495 Wentworth, L. E., 75, 316 Wentworth, M. A., 487 Wentworth, Nelson, 430 Wescott, A. A., 558 Wescott, G. W., 558 Wesselhoeft, Reinhold, 135 Wessle, E. S., 558 West, E. P., 430 West, E. R., 558 West, E. S., 430 West, J. B., 123, 487 West, J. G., 558 West, Milo, 487 West, T. A., 430 Westacott, Lewis, 4
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), chapter 26 (search)
, 328, 339, 340, 345, 346, 348, 350, 361, 381, 382, 386, 37, 391, 396, 409; Plymouth Oration, 329, 330; letter to, 370; eulogy on Ex-Presidents, 377, 378; works reviewed by G. T., 392, 393. Webster, Ezekiel, 7. Webster, Mrs. D., 328, 331, 345; death of, 386. Welcker, Professor, 121, 454. Weld, Isaac, 420, 424, 425. Weimar, visits, 113. Wellesley, Lady, Georgina, 189, 211, 306. Wellesley, Sir Henry (Lord Cowley), 188, 189, 209, 295. Wellington, Duke of, 62, 64, 65, 296. Wells, Samuel, 143. Wells, William, 8. Wentworth House, visits, 440-445. Werther, Goethe's, G. T. translates, 12. West, Benjamin, 63. West, Mr., 14. West Point, G. T Visitor to the Academy, 372; Examination, 372-376; visits, 386. Whately, Archbishop, 412 and note, 413– 451. Wheaton, Henry, 494, 496, 499, 501. Wheelock, Dr., President of Dartmouth College, 5, 6. Wheelock, Mrs., 5. Whewell, William, 420, 421, 422. Whishart, Mr., 415. White, Colonel, 373. White, Miss, Lydia, 176.
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), chapter 30 (search)
reviewed by G. T., 392, 393; letters to, 370, 11. 272; death and funeral of, 283 and note, 284, 436; G. T. literary executor of, 284 note. Webster, Ezekiel, I. 7. Webster, Mrs., Daniel, I. 328, 331. Weimar, visits, I. 113. Welcker, Professor, I. 121, 454, II. 101, 325, 328. Weld, Isaac, I. 420, 424, 425. Weld, Mr., II. 165. Wellesley, Lady, Georgina, I. 189, 211, 306. Wellesley, Sir Henry (Lord Cowley), I. 188, 189, 209, 295. Wellington, Duke of, T. 62, 64, 65, 296. Wells, Samuel, I. 143. Wells, William, I. 8. Wensleydale, Lady, II 363, 366, 368. Wensleydale, Lord, II. 363, 366, 367, 368, 372. Wentworth House, visits, I. 440-445, II. 392, .393. Werther, Goethe's, I. 12, II. 58, 72. West, Benjamin, I. 63. West, Mr., I 14. Westmoreland, Countess of, II. 77, 80, 82. West Point Examination, I. 372-376. West Point, G. T. visitor to the academy, I. 372. West Point, visits, I. 386, II. 282. Wharncliffe, Lord, II. 482. Whately, Archbishop
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Terry's Brigade, formerly John M. Jones's. (search)
am Smith, Q. M. Sergeant G. W. Platt, Ord. Sergeant J. R. Denkee, Hos. Steward G. M. Witherspoon, Commissary Sergeant C. S. Mason. Co. A. Sergeant W. S. Hardy, Corporal Fleming Brown, Private G. W. Coward, Private Pat. Hennesy, J. J. Page, D. Brosneham. Co. B. Sergeant E. G. Randle, Private B. L. Adams, J. B. Carter, J. L. Patrick, Private A. D. Parkerson, J. M. Scroggins, J. J. Townsend. Co. C. Private J. J. Robertson, Thos. J. Milford, Thos. R. Watson, Private Sam. Wells, O. M. Seay, J. M. Shackleford, Private Jack. Holliday, W. Gardener, Private John F. Alexander. Co. D. Sergeant Jas. P. Barr, P. G. Brett, Jas. L. Parker, Corporal John A. Mounger, Private A. W. Aven, Wm. G. Boland, W. F. Brett, Private J. G. Hill, W. B. Hendrix, Jas. B. Mounger, Thos. J. Newan, J. C. Spears, Jas. R. Weaver, F. W. Spears. Co. E. Private James Brown, James Saunders, Private E. L. Salmon. Co. F. Corporal John W. Elliott, Private Geo.
hill and forest. Ramsey's Annals of Tennessee, 105. Haywood's Civil and Political History of Tennessee, 77. Sometimes trappers and restless emigrants, boldest of their class, took the risk of crossing the country from Carolina to the Mississippi; but of those who perished by the way, no tradition preserves the names. Others, following the natural highways of the West, descended from Pittsburg, and from Red Stone Creek to Fort Natchez. The pilot, who conducted the party of which Samuel Wells and John MacIntire were the Chiefs, was so attracted by the lands round the Fort, that he promised to remove there in the spring with his wife and family, and believed a hundred families from North Carolina Letter dated Fort Natchez, 19 July, 1770. Compare Hillsborough to Chester, 3 Oct. 1770; Gage to Hillsborough, 24 April, 1770. would follow. The zeal of hunters and emigrants outran the concessions extorted from the Board of Trade. This year James Robertson, from the home of th