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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 56 56 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 49 49 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. 16 16 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 12 12 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) 11 11 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.) 5 5 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 5 5 Browse Search
Charles A. Nelson , A. M., Waltham, past, present and its industries, with an historical sketch of Watertown from its settlement in 1630 to the incorporation of Waltham, January 15, 1739. 3 3 Browse Search
the Rev. W. Turner , Jun. , MA., Lives of the eminent Unitarians 2 2 Browse Search
The Cambridge of eighteen hundred and ninety-six: a picture of the city and its industries fifty years after its incorporation (ed. Arthur Gilman) 1 1 Browse Search
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School for one Quarter of a year as cheap as they can. The agreement was made at £ 20 of the old tenure per quarter. September 25th, and annually thereafter till 1747, £ 80 was voted for the school for the ensuing year. At this meeting Samuel Livermore was chosen Sexton and granted £ 3 for his annual services. £ 12 3s. 1d. wing the salary of the minister. The valuation of the same year was £ 3,815 6s. 0d.—144 polls, horses 105, oxen 103, cows 438, swine 178, negroes 1. Valuation in 1747, £ 4,223 6s. 0d.; polls 144, horses 111, oxen 121, cows 435, swine 174, sheep 281; no slaves mentioned, but 3 were returned in 1752; in 1756, 1 to Thomas Wellingtoually distributed to the Poor of the Parish by the Ministers and Deacons. The First Church appointed trustees of the fund, which in 1732 was £ 282 6s. 4d., and in 1747 was increased to £ 300, and the income was regularly given to the poor of the parish, until about 1832, when the Rev. Samuel Ripley ... took or borrowed t