Old Newbury
Bethany Groff

Old Newbury

a brief history

Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

To 1635 : pre-contact and exploration
Arrival : first settlement, 1635
Working the land, gathering the church
Autonomy : power over its own affairs
The Passaconnaway Affair, 1642
Travel : roads and ferries
Growth and change : a new town center, 1642-1646
Resettlement : land records from memory, 1646-1650
Civic order : keeping the peace
Persecuting the Quakers
Scandalous behavior
Schism : Woodman v. Parker 1665-1675
King Philip's War and its aftermath
The witch and the wizard, 1679
The port, Plum Island, and the poor
Church and state
Attack, 1695
Execution, 1701
Newbury militiamen in the field, 1700-1710
Dissenting dissenters : Anglican again
Expansion and the great awakening
Moses Titcomb at Louisburg, 1745
The end of an era : 1764 and after.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 974.4/5
Library of Congress F74.N53 G76 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL16974729M
ISBN 13 9781596294813
LC Control Number 2008029855
OCLC/WorldCat 234073750
Library Thing 6216124
Goodreads 7103123

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