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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 146 0 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 50 0 Browse Search
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley 30 0 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 5. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 18 0 Browse Search
Wendell Phillips, Theodore C. Pease, Speeches, Lectures and Letters of Wendell Phillips: Volume 2 18 0 Browse Search
HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 18 0 Browse Search
Lt.-Colonel Arthur J. Fremantle, Three Months in the Southern States 18 4 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Army Life in a Black Regiment 17 1 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 3. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 14 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 13 1 Browse Search
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the glory with Roxbury. Not only was the gospel first preached to them here, and many of their youth here educated, but some of the most conspicuous and energetic laborers in this field of duty resided here. Omitting for the present all mention of others, if the labors of John Eliot of Roxbury entitled him to be regarded as an Apostle, or as standing in the place of Aaron as a high-priest to them in spiritual things, with equal propriety may Daniel Gookin of Cambridge be regarded as their Moses,—their civil instructor, ruler, judge, and historian. The praying Indians are said to have been early persuaded by Mr. Eliot, Aug. 6, 1651, to adopt the Mosaic form of government, by electing rulers of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens. Coll. Mass. Hist. Soc., XXIV. 171. Moreover the General Court appointed and empowered one of the English magistrates, to join with the chief of their rulers, Gookin bears honorable testimony to the character of one of these rulers. In describing Nati
they were given to the keeping of their mother earth. The son of Moses Richardson, standing by, thought it was too bad that the earth should be thrown directly upon their faces, and getting into the trench he spread the large cape of his father's coat over his face. Cambridge Revolutionary Memorial, pp. 32, 33. In 1870 the city erected over their remains a neat monument of Scotch granite, with this inscription: Erected by the City, A. D. 1870. To the memory of John Hicks, William Marcy, Moses rich-Ardson, buried here. Jason Russell, Jabez Wyman, Jason Winship, buried in Menotomy. Men of Cambridge who fell in defence of the Liberty of the People, April 19, 1775. O, what a glorious morning is this! Among the wounded, on that memorable day, was Capt. Samuel Whittemore. He was son of Samuel Whittemore of Charlestown, where he was born July 27, 1696, but early removed to Cambridge. His estate bordered on Menotomy River and his house stood on the northerly side of the Main Stree
Hovey, Thomas, Jr. Hovey, William. Howe, Joseph N., Jr. Hunnewell, Charles. Hunnewell, Leonard. Hunnewell, William. Hyde, Jonathan. Howe, Artemas W. Henley, Charles. Hayden, Caleb. Hastings, Thomas. Hastings, Thomas, Jr. Ireland, Nathaniel. Jackson, Jonathan. Jacobs, Bela. Jewell, Benjamin. Jarvis, Deming. Jennings, Gilbert. Jennison, Timothy L. Johnson, Jonas. Johnson, Josiah. Jennings, Joseph. Johnson, William. Johnson, Moses. Jewell, Gilman. Jordan, Sylvanus. Keating, Oliver. Keyes, Ephraim. Keyes, Joshua. Kidder, Samuel. Kidder, Samuel, Jr. Kimball, Henry. Kimball, Isaac. King, George. King, Horatio. King, Lemuel. Kuhn, George. Kimball, Joseph. Lawrence, Jonas. Leach, Thomas. Learned, Benjamin G. Leathe, William. Lee, Thomas. Lenox, Charles. Lewis, Adam. Litchfield, Roland. Liverniore, David. Livermore, David, Jr. Livermore, Isaac. Li
ary, had Mary, b. 1 Ap. 1674, d. 20 June 1674; Moses, b. 17 Feb. 1675-6; Mary, b. 9 Mar. 1678-9, d.Sarah d. at Tewksbury, Dec. 1793, a. 81. 8. Moses, s. of Moses (5), m. Elizabeth Fillebrown, 25 Moses (5), m. Elizabeth Fillebrown, 25 Dec. 1746. He was a tanner, and inherited part of the homestead, including half the dwellinghouse.e d. 13 May 1861. 21. John, by w. Mary, had Moses, b.——Mary, b. 24 Jan. 1716-17; Anna, b. 22 Deco of his sons were particularly distinguished: Moses, who was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, SJoseph, b. 4 July 1761, tanner, d. unm. 1785; Moses, b. 24 July 1764; Sarah, b. 21 Aug. 1766, m. J53, m. William Russell of Boston 16 Jan. 1772; Moses, b. 10 Sept. 1755; Katherine, b. 16 Aug. 1757,——, pub. Martha Durant of Newton 15 Mar. 1777; Moses, b. 6 July 1742; Nathaniel, b. 3 Sept. 1745; Jan; Henry, b. 26 Sept. 1678, a ship carpenter; Moses, b. 14 Oct. 1681. The first three births arees, parentage not ascertained, by w. Lucy, had Moses, b. 1760, d. before 29 Ap. 1754. Moses the f.[25 more.
building lot, near Adams's gate. By w. Rebecca, he had Jacob, b. 25 Jan. 1715-16; George. b. 2 Oct. 1718; Rebecca, bap. 24 June 1721; Rebecca, bap, 22 Nov. 1724; Samuel, bap. 12 Mar. 1726-7. Abdy, Matthew, Boston, came in the Abigail, 1635, from London, was a fisherman; by w. Tabitha, dau. of Robert Reynolds of B., who d. 1661, had Mary, b. 24 May 1648, and Tabitha, 24 Nov. 1652; besides Matthew, named in the will of his grandfather R. He next m., 24 May 1662, Alice Cox, perhaps dau. of Moses of Hampton. Savage, Gen. Dict. 2. Matthew, s. of Matthew (1), b. about 1654, m. Deborah, dau. of Andrew Stevenson of Camb., and wid. of Robert Wilson of Sudbury. Widow Ruth Abdy, who d. 10 Dec. 1762, aged 93, was a subsequent wife of Matthew. He is supposed to have resided at the S. W. corner of Mt. Auburn and Holyoke streets, and to have died in 1730, leaving no posterity. For several years he was a fisherman; but in 1718 he was appointed College Sweeper and Bedmaker, an office in wh
enerally written Boardman), by w. Frances, had Moses, d. 16 Mar. 1661-2, owning real estate, and thary, had Mary, b. 1 Ap. 1674, d. 20 June 1674; Moses, b. 17 Feb. 1675-6; Mary, b. 9 Mar. 1678-9, d., and had three children living in 1714, Mary, Moses, and Aaron. He m. second w. Sarah Goddard, ath d. 16 Aug. 1760, a. 86 years 6 months. 5. Moses, s. of Aaron (3), m. Abigail, dau. of Deac. Walter Hastings, 25 June 1700, and had Moses, b. 2 June 1703; Elizabeth, b. 19 Aug. 1704; m. Col. AbSarah d. at Tewksbury, Dec. 1793, a. 81. 8. Moses, s. of Moses (5), m. Elizabeth Fillebrown, 25 Moses (5), m. Elizabeth Fillebrown, 25 Dec. 1746. He was a tanner, and inherited part of the homestead, including half the dwellinghouse.4. They had no children. 9. William, s. of Moses (5), m. Susanna Bricksey, 15 Mar. 1753, and haown, 13 Dec. 1775; William, bap. 10 Aug. 1755; Moses, bap. 23 Oct. 1757, a cordwainer in Camb. 177. 2 Oct. 1842; John, b. 1789; Andrew, b. 1792; Moses, b. 1794; James, b. 1796; Esther, b. 1798, m. [1 more...]
ohn (3), m. Mary Nowell 19 Sept. 1723, and had Grace, bap. 26 Ap. 1724, m. Daniel Smith 10 June 1742; Martha, bap. 17 Oct. 1725, m. Alexander Thompson (pub. 24 Mar. 1743-4); Sarah, bap. 13 Ap. 1729; Margaret, bap. 29 Aug. 1731. 10. Jonathan, S. of John (3), m. Elizabeth Newell of Brookline (pub. 16 Aug. 1735.) He was a victualler on the south side of the river, and d. 21 Nov. 1770; his w. Elizabeth d. 25 July 1776, a. 61. The estate was divided 5 Dec. 1782, to chil., Jonathan, Josiah, Moses, Mary, and heirs of Samuel, deceased. 11. Josiah, s. of Nicholas (4), was a brazier in Camb. 1737, and in Boston 1745. He is supposed to be the same who was pub. to Ruth Frost of Camb. 25 Oct. 1755. He then resided in Boston. 12. William, s. of William (7), grad. II. C. 1737, m. Mary, dau. of Stephen Palmer, and had Martha, b. 8 June 1740, d. 11 May 1741; Nicholas b. 14 Ap. 1742, d. young; Mary, bap. 29 July 1744, d. 15 Nov. 1749 · Sarah, b. 8 Aug. and d. 12 Sept. 1746; William,
1824; a son, b. and d. 15 Jan. 1827. Edmund Trowbridge the f. was a merchant and res. on the westerly side of Prospect Street, between Main and Austin Streets; about 1840 he rem. to Medford, where he d. 13 May 1861. 21. John, by w. Mary, had Moses, b.——Mary, b. 24 Jan. 1716-17; Anna, b. 22 Dec. 1718, m. Jacob Caldwell; Zebulun, b. 2 Oct. 1720; Seth, b. 22 Aug. 1722; Enoch, b. 31 Aug. 1724, d. young; Elisha, b. 10 Jan. 1726-7; Asher, b. 9 Nov. 1728, d. 1731; Sarah, b. 4 Feb. 1730-31, d. 173he f. d. at Malden 13 Feb. 1669-70. 2. Isaac, s. of Abraham (1), m. Hannah Hayward 1666; and was prob. the same who had, in Camb., Sarah, b. 5 Feb. 1677-8; His w. Hannah d. 25 Ap. 1679, and he m. Sarah Bicknall 12 Jan. 1679-80, by whom he had Moses, b. 27 Sept. 1680. Isaac the f. prob. returned to Malden, where Isaac and Sarah Hill had Abraham, b. 22 Mar. 1687-8. 3. Abraham, s. of Abraham (1), m. Hannah Stowe, Oct. 1666, and had, in Malden, Abraham, b. Aug. 1670; Hannah, who m.——Jefts
ontroversy with New York, and died at London, of small-pox, in 1767, leaving a large family all born in Hardwick. Two of his sons were particularly distinguished: Moses, who was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Senator in Congress, and Governor of Vermont; and Jonathan, who was also Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, and Senatil. were Daniel, b. 15 Aug. 1757; Hugh, b. 23 Dec. 1758; Elizabeth, b. 18 Dec. 1759, m. Moses Coolidge 19 May 1785; Joseph, b. 4 July 1761, tanner, d. unm. 1785; Moses, b. 24 July 1764; Sarah, b. 21 Aug. 1766, m. James Howland of Walpole, Vt.; Martha, b. 5 Jan. 1768, m. Samuel Sawin of Livermore, Me., and d. at Jay, Me.; Rebecca,ah Warren 26 Sept. 1675, and had Hannah, b. 17 Sept. 1676; and probably others. 3. David, perhaps s. of David (2), by w. Hannah, had Joshua, b. 12 Mar. 1709-10; Moses, b. 21 Oct. 1711. 4. Thomas, by w. Hannah had Elizabeth, b. 13 June 1711. 5. Hopestill, by w. Elizabeth (prob. dau. of Samuel Hastings), had Abigail, b. 26
ans at Framingham 1 Feb. 1675-6. Barry. John Paddleford, grad. Y. C. 1768, was a physician in Hardwick several years. Seth Paddleford, grad. Y. C. 1770, was a lawyer in Hardwick, removed to Taunton, was Judge of Probate, and received the degree of Ll.D. at Brown University. The name, now generally written Padelford, still exists in the southerly part of the Commonwealth, and in Rhode Island; and the descent from Jonathan of Camb. is duly set forth in a chart of the family. Paine, Moses (or Payne), is styled Mr. on our Records 1639. In 1642 he owned house and land at the S. E. corner of South and Dunster streets, which he sold in 1646. Palfrey, John (otherwise written Palfray, Palfraye, Palfry, Palfory, Paulfrey, Paulfery), m. Rebecca, dau. of William Bordman, 4 Aug. 1664, and had Rebecca, b. 15 Sept. 1665, m. Joseph Hicks 24 Nov. 1716; John, b. 12 Ap. 1667, d. 27 June 1667; Elizabeth, b. 24 May 1668; Martha, b. 18 May 1670, m. Benjamin Goddard 30 May 1689; Thomas, b. 7
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