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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 427 5 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 290 68 Browse Search
Charles E. Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stowe compiled from her letters and journals by her son Charles Edward Stowe 128 4 Browse Search
James Barnes, author of David G. Farragut, Naval Actions of 1812, Yank ee Ships and Yankee Sailors, Commodore Bainbridge , The Blockaders, and other naval and historical works, The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 6: The Navy. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 89 1 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 49 1 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 40 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 32 2 Browse Search
L. P. Brockett, The camp, the battlefield, and the hospital: or, lights and shadows of the great rebellion 29 1 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 28 0 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 1 28 2 Browse Search
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rds of Reading, where he died April 1, 1667. William Spencer, uniformly styled Mr. on the court records, was one of the principal gentlemen. He was associated with Mr. Lockwood, May, 1632, to confer with the Court about raising of a public stock; was Deputy or Representative of the New Town, 1634-1637; one of the first Board of Townsmen, 1635; lieutenant of the trainband, 1637, and a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company, at its organization in 1639; he probably removed to Hartford in 1639, where he was Selectman and Deputy, and died in 1640. John Kirman removed to Lynn, 1632, and was a Deputy, 1635. Simon Sackett died here before 3d November, 1635, when administration was granted to his widow Isabell Sackett. But this Book of Records was not commenced until 1632, several months after Dudley and Bradstreet performed their promise to build houses at the New Town. Whether more than the before named eight persons, and indeed whether all these resided in the New Town
offered by Boston and Watertown. removal to Hartford. supposed personal rivalry. names of early ed to Hartford. John Clark. Removed to Hartford. Anthony Colby. Removed to Salisbury. Hartford. Richard Goodman. Removed to Hartford. William Goodwin. Removed to Hartford. to Hartford. John Hopkins. Removed to Hartford. Thomas Hosmer. Removed to Hartford. Hartford. William Kelsey. Removed to Hartford. William Lewis. Removed to Hartford. Richard Loo Hartford. James Olmstead. Removed to Hartford. William Pantry. Removed to Hartford. o Hartford. Thomas Spencer. Removed to Hartford. Edward Stebbins. Removed to Hartford.to Hartford. Joseph Easton. Removed to Hartford. Nathaniel Ely. Removed to Hartford. Remained here. Seth Grant. Removed to Hartford. Bartholomew Green. Remained here. d to Lynn. Timothy Stanley. Removed to Hartford. George Stocking. Removed to Hartford.[42 more...]
and that congregation being upon their removal to Hartford at Connecticut, myself and those that came with meemained here. William Blumfield. Removed to Hartford. Robert Bradish. Remained here. Thomas Remained here. William Butler. Removed to Hartford. Clement Chaplin. Removed to Hartford. Hartford. Thomas Chesholme. Remained here. George Cooke. Remained here. Joseph Cooke. Remained here. emained here. Nicholas Olmstead. Removed to Hartford. Thomas Parish. Remained here. Robert Parr. Remained here. John Pratt. Removed to Hartford. Two of the same name were here. William Ruscoe. Removed to Hartford. John Russell. Remained here. Samuel Shepard. Remained here. Rev.moved to Concord. Benjamin Burr. Removed to Hartford. John Champney. Remained here. Richard Remained here. Thomas Welles. Removed to Hartford. John Woolcott. A proprietor; but resided i
cerning the Antinomian and Famalistic opinions which then distracted the churches, Cotton Mather says, a synod This Synod met at Cambridge, Aug. 30, 1637, and began with prayer made by Mr. Shepard. Mr. Bulkeley of Concord, and Mr. Hooker, of Hartford, were the Moderators. Having condemned about eighty opinions, some blasphemous, others erroneous, and all unsafe,—the assembly brake up, Sept. 22, 1637.—Savage's Winthrop, i. 237-240. assembled at Cambridge, whereof Mr. Shepard was no small par reference to it appears on record. In addition to the before named discouragements, which tempted Mr. Shepard and his company to abandon Cambridge, may be mentioned the loss of two most valuable associates, namely John Haynes, who removed to Hartford in 1637, and Roger Harlakenden, who died November 17, 1638, aged 27 years. The former had been Assistant, 1634; Governor, 1635; and Assistant again, 1636, and remained in office up to the time of his removal in the spring of 1637;—the latter was<
t is more concerned in providing against the laying waste an ancient town and church of Christ, settled in this place for more than forty years, than any of us can be to our personal interest;—nothing that we here enjoy as to our outward accommodation being so attractive as that we should be forced here to continue, if we be disabled to maintain God's ordinances. Yet for evidence of the truth of what we thus assert we might allege the removing of Mr. Hooker and the whole church with him to Hartford, and that for this very reason, because they foresaw the narrowness of the place was such that they could not live here. Also the endeavor of Mr. Shepherd and the church with him, before his death, to remove in like manner, and that for no other reason but this, because they saw, after many years hard labor and expense of their estates that they brought with them from England, that they could not live in this place. Also we may add, that the Committee, which the honored General Court appo
ployed by the General Court to perform important duties. He was respectably connected; his wife was daughter of Mr. Nicholas Danforth and sister of Deputy Governor Thomas Danforth; their son, Andrew Belcher, Jr., was a member of the Council, and his son, Jonathan Belcher, was Governor of Massachusetts and of New Jersey. It does not appear where he first opened a beer and bread shop, or a house of public entertainment; but on the first of October, 1671, his son Andrew, then residing in Hartford, Conn., purchased of Sarah Beal, widow of Deacon Thomas Beal, an estate at the northeast corner of Brighton and Mount Auburn streets, where the sign of the Blue Anchor was soon afterwards displayed. Mr. Belcher was licensed for the last time in April, 1673, in which year he probably died. In April, 1674, license was granted to his widow Elizabeth Belcher, and afterwards from year to year until she died, June 26, 1680. She was succeeded by her son Andrew Belcher, who was licensed in 1681 and
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register, Chapter 15: ecclesiastical History. (search)
meeting-house. Rev. Thomas Hooker and Rev. Samuel Stone. first Church organized. removal to Hartford. Rev. Thomas Shepard. another first Church organized. Newell's Church gathering. McKenzieat Farmington, Conn., March 11, 1672-3. In 1636, the Church with its officers removed to Hartford, Connecticut, as related in chapter IV., and thenceforth ceased all visible connection with Cambridgen of several of the most considerable churches for his services in the ministry. The church at Hartford, in particular, sent for him with the intention of his becoming successor to the famous Mr. Hooker. He preached his first sermon at Hartford, June 24, 1649; and on the day following was invited to a settlement in the ministry in that respectable town. Having however been previously importunedy engagement, with a view to a settlement there, he declined an acceptance of the invitation at Hartford, and returned to Cambridge, where he preached for the first time, Aug. 12, 1649. Here a provid
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register, Chapter 16: ecclesiastical History. (search)
nd was afterwards settled in Providence for six years, and at South Reading for a similar period. He retired from the ministry about 1870, and is now an Insurance agent in Boston. Rev. Charles A. Skinner was ordained in 1848, labored a few years in western New York, and was installed here July 17, 1853. He retained the pastorship longer than any of his predecessors; and after a peaceful and successful ministry he resigned Sept. 29, 1867, in order to become the pastor of the church in Hartford, Conn., which office he still sustains. Rev. Benjamin F. Bowles was ordained in 1848, and held the pastoral office successively at Salem, Southbridge, Natick, Melrose, Manchester, N. H., and Worcester. He was installed here Dec. 6, 1868, and resigned Jan. 31, 1873; since which time he has been pastor of the Second Church in Philadelphia. The present pastor of this church is Rev. Oscar F. Safford, a graduate of the Theological School, St. Lawrence University, 1862, who was ordained in 1862,
He removed with Hooker's company, and was of Hartford, 1639, in the division of lands. He died in ew (1), m. Sarah, dau. of Jonathan Gilbert of Hartford, and had Andrew, b. in Hartford 12 March 1671, s. of Richard Henry (29), m. Mary Watson of Hartford 25 Aug. 1841, and had Sarah Watson, b. 12 Jun early, but would seem not to have settled in Hartford, as he forfeited his lot there. Hinman. Fept. 1633, and settled at Camb. He rein. to Hartford July 1636, and d. there 7 July 1647, a. 61. ter Street near Harvard Street. He removed to Hartford, where he was juror 1639 and 1642; he died in, one of the first ministers of Cambridge and Hartford, was born in Hartford, England, and was educas on the south side of the river. He rem. to Hartford, of which town he was the first Constable. Hal parcels of land here in 1635. He rem. to Hartford with Hooker, and thence to Norwalk, Conn., anlectmen, called Townsmen, 1634-5. He rem. to Hartford, where he was Selectman, and several times De[62 more...]
ah, both bap. at Wat. 12 June 1698; Benjamin, b. 20 Dec. 1701. By second w. Judith he had Lydia, b. 9 July 1706; Jonas, b. 6 June 1708; Judith, b. 15 Sept. 1709; Elizabeth, b. 8 July 1712. Jeremy, was here in 1632, and removed with Hooker to Hartford. He served as Deputy in the General Court of Connecticut. Hinman. Thomas, sold a house and nine acres of upland at the Fresh Pond, in 1638, to Nathaniel Sparhawk. William, owned a house on the south side of Brattle Street, not far westerly frosident Mather about eighty years previously. Dr. Appleton d. 9 Feb. 1784, aged ninety years and two months; his w. Margaret d. 17 Jan. 1771, a. 72. Arnold, John, in 1635, resided on the south side of Winthrop Street, between Brighton and Eliot streets. He removed with Hooker's company, and was of Hartford, 1639, in the division of lands. He died in 1664, and left children, Josiah, Joseph, and Daniel. Hinman. Austin, Jonas, about 1638, sold two acres of planting ground in the west end.
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