A Genealogy of the Descendants of Nicholas Harris, M.D., Fifth in Descent from Thomas Harris of Providence, R.I., and Sketches of the Harris and the Following Families Connected by Marriage, Tew, Hopkins, Smith, Arnold, Tibbits, Waterman, Olney, Williams, Carmichael, Canfield, Willoughby, Treat, and Fowler

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Էջ 48 - We, whose names are here under-written, being desirous to inhabit in the town of Providence, do promise to submit ourselves, in active or passive obedience, to all such orders or agreements as shall be made for public good of the body, in an orderly way, by the major consent of the present inhabitants, masters of families, incorporated together into a township, and such others whom they shall admit unto the same, only in civil things...
Էջ 62 - Three days and nights my business forced me to lodge and mix with the bloody Pequot ambassadors, whose hands and arms, methought, reeked with the blood of my countrymen, murdered and massacred by them on Connecticut river, and from whom I could not but nightly look for their bloody knives at my own throat also.
Էջ 48 - Declaring against your pride and oppression, as we would have liberty to speak in your meeting place in Boston, after the priest had ended. Warning the people of the Dreadful, terrible day of the Lord God, which was coming upon that Town and Country, him, much unlike to Nineveh, you pulled down and hall'd him by the Hair of his Head out of your meeting, and a hand was put on his mouth to keep him from speaking forth, and then had, before your Governor and Deputy, with other Magistrates, and committed...
Էջ 61 - I was sorely tossed, for one fourteen weeks, in a bitter winter season, not knowing what bread or bed did mean...
Էջ 52 - StniOlfl is of great antiquity, having its origin among the ancient princes of Wales. According to a pedigree recorded in the College of Arms, they trace from Ynir, King of Gwentland, who flourished about the middle of the twelfth century, and who was paternally descended from Ynir, the second son of...
Էջ 48 - After these came Thomas Harris from Rhode 1sland into your Colony, who declaring against your pride and oppression as he could have liberty to speak in your meeting place at Boston, after the priest had ended, warning the people of the dreadful terrible day of the Lord God, which was coming upon that town and country, him much unlike to...
Էջ 62 - Health," appeared. It was dedicated to Lady Vane, and prefixed with a letter to his wife in which he says: " I send thee, tho' in winter, a handful of flowers made up in a little posy for thyself and our dear children, to look and smell on when I, as the grass of the field, shall be gone and withered.
Էջ 58 - Pawtuxet lands. In 1663 his name appears among the grantees of the Royal Charter of Charles II. In the same year he was chosen an assistant under the new Charter. He was one of the founders of the First Baptist Church in Providence, and at one time the acting pastor or minister. He was the leader in a schism in the church upon the question of the "laying on of hands,
Էջ 48 - ... the Hair of his Head out of your meeting, and a hand was put on his mouth to keep him from speaking forth, and then had before your Governor and Deputy, with other Magistrates, and committed to Prison without warrant or mittimus that he saw, and shut up in a close room, none suffered to come to him, nor to have provisions for his money ; and the next day whipped with so cruel stripes without shewing any law that he had broken, tho...
Էջ 61 - England. But when the officers came to his house ' they found he had gone three days before, but whither they could not learn.'* The principal Indian tribes occupying New England when it was first settled by the English were the Pokanokets, who inhabited the territory of the colony of Plymouth; the...

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