A Supplement to the Descendants of Peter Spicer, Containing Additions and Corrections

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Stanhope Press, 1923 - England - 269 pages
 

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Page 204 - God and as touching such worldly estate wherewith it has pleased God to bless me in this life I give devise and dispose of the same in the following manner and form...
Page 219 - Executors by me in any ways before this time named willed and bequeathed Ratifying and Confirming this and no other to be my last Will and Testament. In Witness I have hereunto set my hand and Seal the day and year above written.
Page 221 - God: therefore calling to Mind the Mortality of my Body, and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament...
Page 204 - God and calling unto mind the mortality of my body and •knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament, that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God that gave it, and my body I recommend to the earth, to be buried In decent christian burial at the discretion of my executors. Nothing doubting but at the general resurrection I shall receive the same again by the mighty power of God.
Page 204 - God for it, therefore calling unto mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my Last Will and Testament.
Page 208 - ... all men once to die do make and ordain this my last will and Testament in manner and form following that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hands of almighty...
Page 240 - I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course : henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness...
Page 202 - ... masters thereof permitting a peaceable search and giving satisfactory information of their lading and their destination) or any other ships or vessels, goods, wares or merchandises, to whomsoever belonging, which are or shall be declared to be subjects of capture by any resolutions of Congress, or which are so deemed by the law of nations : and the said ships and vessels, goods, wares and merchandises so apprehended, as aforesaid, and as prize taken, to bring into port, in order that proceedings...
Page 216 - I design to give all due encouragement to the people's industry, nut only by accepting cattle, sheep, and staple commodities in a course of barter, but also a large quantity of mittens will be taken, and indeed a clam shell formed in wampum, a yarn-thrum, a goose-quill, a horse hair, a hog's bristle, or a grain of mustard seed, if tendered, shall not escape my reward, being greatly desirous to encourage industry, as it is one of the most principal expedients under the favor of Heaven, that can revive...
Page 204 - Executors in Convenient time after my Decease, Item. I give and Bequeath to Elizabeth, my Beloved wife all my...

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