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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2 10 0 Browse Search
Rev. James K. Ewer , Company 3, Third Mass. Cav., Roster of the Third Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment in the war for the Union 4 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2 0 Browse Search
Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1 2 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 2 0 Browse Search
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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Barton, Clara, 1830- (search)
st of the authorities, the distribution of work to the poor, and in 1872 performed a similar work in Paris. For her services she was decorated with the Golden Cross of Baden and the Iron Cross of Germany. In 1881, when the American Red Cross Society was formed, she was made its president, and as such in 1884 directed the measures to aid the sufferers by the Mississippi and Ohio floods. In 1883 she was made the superintendent, steward, and treasurer of the Reformatory Prison for Women, at Sherborn. Mass., and in the same year was special commissioner of foreign exhibits at the New Orleans Exposition. In 1884 she was a delegate of the United States to the Red Cross Conference, and also to the International Peace Conference, both held in Geneva, Switzerland. In 1889 she directed the movements for the relief of the sufferers by the flood at Johnstown, Pa.. and in 1896 went to Armenia and personally managed the relief measures. Prior to the war with Spain she carried supplies to the
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 10: Middlesex County. (search)
d of their good works; one of them, Miss Emily Ruggles, furnished a representative recruit for three years service. Sherborn Incorporated May 27, 1674. Population in 1860, 1,129; in 1865, 1,049. Valuation in 1860, $873,154; in 1865, $869,539.ty-five dollars to each of the fourteen men required to fill the quota of the town, who should enlist and be credited to Sherborn. August 5th, The bounty was increased to one hundred and seventy-five dollars to each three-years volunteer. A commitlso one hundred and twenty-five dollars to each citizen who had paid commutation money, or had procured a substitute. Sherborn furnished one hundred and eight men for the war, which was a surplus of sixteen over and above all demands. Three were in 1862, $1,021.24; in 1863, $1,515.70; in 1864, $1,336.94; in 1865, $800.00. Total amount, $4,792.22. The ladies of Sherborn were very active in their labors for the comfort of the soldiers. Shirley Incorporated Jan. 5, 1753. Population i
lympton 571 Prescott 354 Princeton 665 Provincetown 46 Q. Quincy 511 R. Randolph 513 Raynham 147 Reading 442 Rehoboth 149 Richmond 98 Rochester 572 Rockport 230 Rowe 282 Rowley 232 Roxbury 515 Royalston 667 Russell 314 Rutland 669 S. Salem 234 Salisbury 239 Sandisfield 99 Sandwich 49 Saugus 241 Savoy 100 Scituate 574 Seekonk 151 Sharon 520 Sheffield 102 Shelburne 283 Sherborn 444 Shirley 446 Shrewsbury 670 Shutesbury 285 Somerville 447 Somerset 154 Southampton 357 Southbridge 675 Southborough 673 South Scituate 576 South Danvers (Peabody) 243 South Hadley 356 South Reading (Wakefield) 450 Southwick 316 Spencer 678 Springfield 318 Sterling 679 Stockbridge 104 Stoneham 452 Stoughton 522 Stow 454 Sturbridge 681 Sudbury 455 Sunderland 286 Sutton 682 Swampscott 245
Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1, Chapter 6: seventy years young 1889-1890; aet. 70-71 (search)
parsonage, and wrote out the following topics for them:-- Useful undertakings in this city as existing and needed. How to promote public spirit in American men and women. How to attain a just average estimate of our own people. How far is it wise to adopt the plan of universal reading for ourselves and our young people? In what respects do the foreign civilizations retard, in what do they promote the progress of our own civilization? In August she preached to the women in Sherborn: Prison, choosing a text of cheer and uplifting: Thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory. Read part of Isaiah 40th. Said that I had wished to bring them some word of comfort and exhilaration. Pointed out how the Lord's Prayer begins with solemn worship and ascription, aspiring to God's Kingdom, praying for daily bread and for deliverance from temptation and all evil; at the close it rises into this joyous strain, Thine is the kingdom, et cetera. Tried to show how the kingdom
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, XIV. Massachusetts women in the civil war. (search)
North Scituate. North Sharon. North Woburn. North Wrentham. Orange. Orleans. Osterville. Oxford. Paxton. Pembroke. Pepperell. Petersham. Phillipston. Pigeon Cove. Pocasset. Princeton. Provincetown. Quincy. Randolph. Raynham. Reading. Readville. Rehoboth. Rockport. Rowe. Roxbury. Salem. Salisbury. Sandwich. Saugus Centre. Scituate Scotland. Sharon. Sheffield. Shelburne. Shelburne Falls. Sherborn. Shirley. Shirley Village. Shrewsbury. Somerset. Somerville. South Abington. South Adams. South Ashfield. South Berlin. Southborough. South Boston. Southbridge. South Danvers. South Dedham. South Framingham. South Groton. South Hanover. South Harwich. South Hingham. South Milford. South Natick. South Royalston. South Scituate. South Somerset. South Sterling. South Stoughton. South Weymouth. Stow. Sudbury.
Rev. James K. Ewer , Company 3, Third Mass. Cav., Roster of the Third Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment in the war for the Union, Commissioned officers. (search)
Capt. Exp. serv. John A. Comerford, Lowell, 24, m; grocer. 2nd Lieut. Aug. 27, 1862; 1st Lieut. Aug. 13, 1863; Capt. Nov. 14, 1864; Maj. Oct. 5, 1865. M. O. Sept. 23, 1865 as Capt. Exp. serv. Henry C. Dane, Cambridge, 29, s; lawyer. 1st Lieut. Oct. 4, 1862; Brevet Capt. and Maj. U. S. V. March 13, 1865. Disch. May 15, 1865. John C. Gray, Jr., Boston. 2nd Lieut. Oct. 7, 1862; Judge Adv. with rank of Maj. on Gen. Gordon's Staff. Disch. Sept. 25, 1864. Albert H. Blanchard, Sherborn, 34, m. Physician surg. Sept. 4, 1862. Disch. disa. Feb. 29, 1864. Daniel F. Leavitt, South Danvers, 29. Asst. Surg. Oct. 31, 1862; Surg. March 1, 1864. Disch. July 21, 1865. Exp. serv. George G. Tarbell, Lincoln. Asst. Surg. Apr. 7, 1865; Surg. Aug. 9, 1865. M. O. Sept. 28, 1865. Exp. serv. John Blackmer, Somerville, 34 s; physician. Asst. Surg. Sept. 4, 1862; Surg. 47th Regt. M. V. M. Inf. Nov. 4, 1862. Sub. serv. U. S. N. Daniel S. Allen, Hamilton, 44, s; physician.
Rev. James K. Ewer , Company 3, Third Mass. Cav., Roster of the Third Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment in the war for the Union, Non-commissioned Staff. (search)
. Disch. May 1865. William Wildman, Quincy, 32, s; brass-finisher. Sergt. Sept. 27, 1862; Sergt.-Maj. March 14, 1865. Disch. May 20, 1865. Unof. Morton J. McNEIL, Roxbury, 21, s; clerk. Private Feb. 10, 1864. Disch. July 25, 1865 as Sergt.-Maj. Fred D. Perry, Boston, 32, m; clerk. Private Feb. 20, 1864; Sergt. May 20, 1865. Disch. July 25, 1865 as Regt. Com. Sergt. Harry N. Coburn, New Bedford, 26, s; clerk. Private Aug. 21, 1862; Hospt. Stew. Nov. 21, 1862. Disch. disa. Nov. 4, 1863 at Port Hudson, La. George G. Bailey, Boston, 37, m; druggist. Jan. 5, 1864; Hosp. Stew. May 20, 1865. Disch. July 25, 1865. Edward B. Stratton, Sherborn, 36, s; carpenter. Private Sept. 20, 1862. Disch. May, 1865 as Hosp. Stew. David Ambrose, Lawrence, 42, m; carpenter. Sept. 4, 1862. Hosp. Stew. Dec. 14, 1862. Disch. May 1865. Robert A. Saunders, Chelsea, 32, m; carpenter, En. Nov. 27, 1863; Disch. July 25, 1865 as Vet. Surg. Prior serv. 50th Regt. M. V. M.
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 7., Meeting-house brook and the second Meeting-house. (search)
1791Laborer. Killerin, AnnaBoston, Aug. 18, 1761May 14, 1762Age 4 yrs. Anna or Ann. Boarder in family of Jacob Hall. Knowland, Patrick1735 Lampson, Lapson. DavidCambridge, Apr. 1, 1765Feb. 24, 1766In family of Samuel Tufts jr. Lampson, MarthaIpswich, Nov. 19, 1761Single woman in family of William Bradshaw. Lawrence, AnnaLexington, May 15, 1764Mar. 1, 1765In family of Aaron Hall. Servant in family of Hugh Lawrence, LydiaWoburnFloyd, and of Dr. Simon Tufts, 1765. Lealand, AmariahSherborn, April, 1758Nov. 27, 1758Taken in by Col. I. Royall.   Ursula (wife)   Abner Children   Jesse   Ebenezer   Ezra   Sibyl   Elizabeth   Cloe   Abigail   Rhoda Learned, ThomasJan. 30, 1791Clock-maker. Leech, HannahReading, Also given Reading Precinct. Apr. 25, 1759Feb. 25, 1760In house of Simon Tufts. Single woman. Leech, HannahReading, Nov. 29, 1773Single woman in family of Stephen Hall. Lewis, Lewes. JohnChelsea, Apr. 10, 1765Feb. 24, 1766In family of Simon