Historical Sketch of Col. Benjamin Bellows: Founder of Walpole : an Address, on Occasion of the Gathering of His Descendants to the Consecration of His Monument, at Walpole, N.H., Oct. 11, 1854
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Historical Sketch of Col. Benjamin Bellows: Founder of Walpole : an Address ...
Henry Whitney Bellows
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1855
HISTORICAL SKETCH OF COL. BENJAMIN BELLOWS, FOUNDER OF WALPOLE: AN ADDRESS ...
HENRY W. BELLOWS
Ամբողջությամբ դիտվող - 1855
acres ancestor appears bear beautiful Bellows's Benjamin Bellows blessing body born brother brought called carried character child Colonel Bellows command Court daughter death descendants died duty early east Falls father feeling Founder four friends further give given grant grave hand happy head heart held honor horse hundred Indians influence interest John Bellows Joseph Keene kind known laid land leave letter lived look manners March marked married Mary meeting memory mind monument mother nature never New-Hampshire noble occasion offer original passed person possessed present probably race raised recollections records respect returned river runs savages sentiment settled settlement side spirit stand strong success Thomas town Uncle virtues Walpole whole wife worthy young
Էջ 87 - But there remains to us a great duty of defense and preservation; and there is opened to us also a noble pursuit to which the spirit of the times strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement.
Էջ 18 - Yielding and paying therefor to Us, our Heirs and Successors for the Space of ten Years, to be computed from the Date hereof, the Rent of one Ear of Indian Corn only, on the...
Էջ 83 - If they were unacquainted with the works of philosophers and poets, they were deeply read in the oracles of God. If their names were not found in the registers of heralds, they were recorded in the Book of Life. If their steps were not accompanied by a splendid train of menials, legions of ministering angels had charge over them.
Էջ 84 - ... they had never been born; and their children after them. But these were merciful men, whose righteousness hath not been forgotten. With their seed shall continually remain a good inheritance, and their children are within the covenant. Their seed standeth fast, and their children for their sakes. Their seed shall remain for ever, and their glory shall not be blotted out. Their bodies are buried in peace; but their name liveth for evermore.
Էջ 109 - Overseers of this my last Will & Testament. In witness whereof I the said John Bellows, senr.
Էջ 87 - Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the works of peace. Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth its powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered.
Էջ 83 - On the rich and the eloquent, on nobles and priests, they looked down with contempt, for they esteemed themselves rich in a more precious treasure, and eloquent in a more sublime language — nobles by the right of an earlier creation, and priests by the imposition of a mightier hand.
Էջ 26 - Bellows had at this time about thirty men at his fort, about half a mile south of Kilburn's house, but too distant from it to afford him any aid. About noon on the 17th of August, 1755, Kilburn and his son John, in his eighteenth year, a man by the name of Peak and his son, were returning home to dinner from the field, when one of them discovered the red legs of the Indians among the alders,