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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 38 0 Browse Search
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 17 3 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 8 2 Browse Search
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lage, now Danvers, there had been, between Samuel Parris, the minister, and a part of his people, as of terrible vengeance. In the family of Samuel Parris, his daughter, a child of nine years, and iance unto himself. Yet the delusion, but for Parris, would have languished. Of his own niece, these days, there was no prosecuting officer, and Parris was at hand to question his Indian servants anrsy in the parish could not be forgotten; and Parris, Chap. XIX.} moved by personal malice, as welurest life, an object of the special hatred of Parris, resisted the company of accusers, and was comurse. Against Elizabeth Procter, the niece of Parris told stories yet more foolish than false the was torn from her children, and sent to jail. Parris had had a rival in George April 22. Burroughsunmerciful, saw cause to grant a reprieve; but Parris had preached against Rebecca Nurse, and prayedry was, before execution, visited in prison by Parris, the two deacons, and another member of his ch[6 more...]
414. tia of Charleston was to be reviewed on the twentyfirst of December; and that day was selected for pro Chap. XXIII.} claiming the new chief magistrate. To Parris, the 1719 commanding officer, Johnson issued particular orders 1719 to delay the muster, nor suffer a drum to be beat in the town. But the people of Carolina hald be tedious to relate minutely by what menaces, what entreaties, what arguments, Johnson struggled to resist the insurrection. In the king's name, he commanded Parris to disperse his men; and Parris answered, I obey the convention. The revolutioners had their governor, council, and convention, and all of their own free electioParris answered, I obey the convention. The revolutioners had their governor, council, and convention, and all of their own free election. Peacefully, and without bloodshed, palatines, landgraves, and caciques, were dismissed from Carolina, where they had become so little connected with the vital interests of the state, that history with difficulty preserves them from oblivion. The agent from Carolina obtained in England a 1720 ready hearing from the lords of