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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 2, 17th edition. 436 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 315 1 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 58 0 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 46 0 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 1. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 40 0 Browse Search
Lydia Maria Child, Isaac T. Hopper: a true life 26 0 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 7. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 14 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 12 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, John Greenleaf Whittier 12 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2 10 0 Browse Search
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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Additional Sketches Illustrating the services of officers and Privates and patriotic citizens of South Carolina. (search)
ill college. Joel Hough Joel Hough was born in Chesterfield county, S. C., May 24, 1841, and in 1846 his parents removed to Kershaw county, where he received his education. The ancestors of the Hough family came to America in 1682, with William Penn, and settled in Pennsylvania, one of them being a member of Penn's council. One branch of the family emigrated south and settled in what is known as Lancaster county, S. C., long before the Revolutionary war. During one of the Indian attacks,Penn's council. One branch of the family emigrated south and settled in what is known as Lancaster county, S. C., long before the Revolutionary war. During one of the Indian attacks, which were of common occurrence at that time, the frontier fort of that settlement was besieged and entirely surrounded by Indians. Volunteers were called for to bring relief to the fort, and Sampson Hough made his way to neighboring settlements and brought the required aid. The grandfather of Mr. Hough served in the Revolutionary war; and his father, Joseph Hough, moved in 1836 to Chesterfield county, and after an honorable career as a citizen died in Kershaw county in 1851. Mr. Hough entered