Commonplace book of Samuel Brown, ca. 1700-1812
- Commonplace book of Samuel Brown, ca. 1700-1812
Small notebook with transcriptions of sermons (by Mr. Alling, Crary & Mitchel), Bibical passages in Latin and Greek, and family records recording the births of family members. Also includes the following entries: 'The Rhetorick of Farnabe translated' [Thomas Farnaby's 'Index Rhetoricus'] , 'Joseph Brown his book ye 1790', 'Value of silver money per the ounce' from 1705-1747, 'Josiah Brown Eqr liber anno domini may 2 1760', and Samuel Brown's 'A memorandum of the remarkables of my life'. Blank pages were not scanned. Samuel Brown was born 4 Sept 1687 Newbury MA. He was ordained at Abington 17 Nov 1714. He died 19 Sept. 1749 Abington MA.
- Brown, Samuel, 1687-1749
- New England Historic Genealogical Society
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R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society
Brown, Daniel, 1769-
Brown, Joseph, 1745-1825
Brown, Josiah, 1740-
Brown, Woodbridge, 1714-1783
Registers of births, etc.--Massachusetts--Abington
- 1 volume ; 13 cm.
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Commonplace book of Samuel Brown, Mss A 1099, R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society, online at DigitalCollections.AmericanAncestors.org.
Mss A 1099