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sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long Island

with their political condition to the end of the American revolution ...

by Silas Wood

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Published by A. Spooner in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsF127.L8 W8
The Physical Object
Pagination111 pp. cm.
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23369291M
LC Control Number01014160

Island chronicles: Accounts of days past in Deer Isle and Stonington. Penobscot Bay Press, Stonington, ME. Hosmer, George Lawrence. (). An historical sketch of the town of Deer Isle, Maine, with notices of its settlers and early inhabitants. Stanley and Usher, Boston, MA. Reprinted in by Heritage Books, Bowie, MD. Early Map of Dutch and English settlements in Long Island. Back to Hard times After Battle of LI Back to Old Maps of Long Island. Long Island Studies Institute This is a Dutch map; the cartographer was Nicholaes Visscher. The detail seen above prominently features the Dutch words Lange Eylandt, for Long Island, over the Algonquian word Matouwacs. Here it is Three Saints Bay, the first permanent Russian settlement in North America, established in on Kodiak Island off the mainland of present-day Alaska. The two sets of instructions reflect the founders' goals of expanding their fur trade, creating "Russian America," and, common to all the instructions in this section, establishing. The first settlement made by Friends south of Long Island was at Shrewsbury, in , or thereabout. One account says, “About a meeting was settled at Shrewsbury, being the first settled meeting in these Provinces. Near the same time a Monthly and General Meeting was also held there, and they were soon regularly : Jerseyman.

The first settlement in the Northern Territory was built after Captain Gordon Bremer took possession of the Tiwi Islands of Bathurst and Melville, claiming them for the colony of New South Wales, although that settlement failed after a few years, along with a couple of later attempts; permanent settlement was only finally achieved at Darwin in.


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Brooklyn, N.Y.: Printed for the Furmant Club, (OCoLC) Named Person: Silas Wood; Silas Wood: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Silas Wood; Alden J Spooner.

A sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long-Island; with their political condition, to the end of the American revolution. “THE FIRST HISTORY OF LONG ISLAND”: WOOD’S SKETCH OF THE FIRST SETTLEMENT, INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR—ONE OF ONLY 50 LARGE-PAPER COPIES WITH ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH, WOOD, Silas.

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The trees in the woods were so thin and sparse, that they abounded with feed, and the settlers depended on them for pas ture, for such cattle as were not needed for domestic pur : Silas Wood.

And they both did a tremendous amount of original research on the history of Long Island. Silas Wood's book, which first appeared inis called, A Sketch of the First Settlement of the Several Towns on Long Island.

And Benjamin F. Thompsons contribution, first published inis entitled, A History of Long Island. Silas Wood was born at. a sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on long island; a summary of schoharie county; about chautauqua as an idea, as a power, and as a place; albany bi-centennial historical memoirs; albany chronicles, a history of the city arranged chronologically.

Long Island History Untangling a myth. were included in an book called “A Sketch of the First Settlement of the Several Towns on Long Island.’’ He listed 13 tribes -- the Canarse Author: Steve Wick. Officials of the New Haven settlement helped pave the way for the Southold settlement helped negotiate the original land purchase and exercised political and legal dominance over the colony for almost 50 years (Kronzekp).

The third settlement on the east end of Long Island, East Hampton, was settled in   A sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long Island; with their political condition, to the end of the American Revolution. Reprint, Brooklyn, N.Y.:. First edition, New York,published under title: Personal recollections of the American revolution.

"The writer of these letters, and this diary, was the wife of an officer of the revolution, and the daughter of a clergyman of the Church of England"--Pref., p.

Also available in digital form. A History of Long Island, From Its First Settlement by Europeans, to the YearWith Special Reference to Its Ecclesiastical Concerns: In Two the Several Towns, Relating Chiefly to Eccle [Prime, Nathaniel S.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A History of Long Island, From Its First Settlement by Europeans, to the YearWith Special Reference to Its Author: Nathaniel S. Prime. In JuneColonel Anthony Brockholls and Captain Arent Schuyler were among several men from New York who purchased a tract of land, five thousand five hundred acres, which became Pompton, where he built a large estate.

Family. On May 2,Brockholls was married to Susannah Maria Schrick (or Schrect or Shrik) in Albany. She was the Born: c.England. Silas Wood's sketch of the town of Huntington, L. I., from its first settlement to the end of the American Revolution.

Edited with genealogical and historical notes by William S. Pelletreau, A.M. New York: F. Harper, A sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long Island; with their political condition, to the end.

The history of the several towns, manors, and patents of the county of Westchester, from its first settlement to the present time. Bolton, Robert, Bolton, Cornelius Winter, Willis, Oliver R.

(Oliver Rivington), Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication infoBook Edition: Rev. by The Author. Page - Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half tribe. 3 For Moses had given the inheritance of two tribes and an half tribe on the other side Jordan: but unto the Levites he gave none inheritance among them.

4 For the children of Joseph were two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim: therefore they gave no part unto the Levites in the land, save cities to dwell in, with their suburbs for.

History of Long Island: Containing an Account of the Discovery and Settlement; with Other Important and Interesting Matters to the Present Time Benjamin Franklin Thompson E. French, - Long Island (N.Y.) - pages5/5(1).

Townsend Society of America South Street Suite Oyster Bay, NY () [email protected] A Catalogue of the Name of the First Puritan Settlers - of the Colony of Connecticut: Hinman, R.R.

A Sketch of the first Settlement of the Several Towns on - Long Island: Wood, Silas: A Treasury of Early. The very first European settlements on Long Island were by settlers from England and its colonies in present-day New England. Lion Gardiner settled nearby Gardiners first settlement on the geographic Long Island itself was on Octowhen Southold was established by the Rev.

John Youngs and settlers from New Haven, Connecticut. Peter Hallock, one of the settlers, drew the Location: Atlantic Ocean. A Sermon Preached at Brook-haven, on Long Island, June 15th,previous to the Ordination of The Rev.

Abner Brush, published ; A Sketch of the First Settlement of the Several Towns on Long Island by Silas Wood, ; New York City Directories:,; Huntington Phonebooks (present) Documents.

On the western side of the Northwest Harbor the first settlement was made not long after the first made in the town, by Mr. John Pressey, as early perhaps as He came from Salisbury, Massachusetts, or some place in that vicinity, as that was the residence of his wife, whose maiden name was Chase - one of the "Chase heirs" about whom much.

The history of the several towns, manors, and patents of the county of Westchester, from its first settlement to the present time. Bolton, Robert, Bolton, Cornelius Winter,ed. Willis, Oliver R. (Oliver Rivington), Type. Book Material. Several of Captain Underhill's letters are published in the ‘Massachusetts Historical Society Collections’ (4th ser.

vol. vii.). [Wood's Sketch of the First Settlement of the several Towns on Long Island,p. 76; Belknap's Hist. of New Hampshire,i. 23–7; Winthrop's Hist. of New England, ed. Savage, Boston, passim; Savage. The number of citizens affected, estimated at ninety percent of the population, hints at the size of this wartime loyal faction on Long Island.

[1] It is no wonder why British-occupied Long Island between and became a haven for displaced Loyalists.

The. Silas Wood, Alden J Spooner, A Sketch of the First Settlement of the Several Towns on Long Island (Brooklyn: Alden Spooner, ; Reprint ),[InternetArchive]. Charles T Gritman, Historical Miscellany (NY?: ?),[AncestryImage]. A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New Jersey, New York, Staten Island, & Long Island.

Scale ca.Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, "West longitude from London." From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

FLUSHING, LONG ISLAND, NY, HISTORY The History of Long Island, from its earliest settlement to the present time. Peter Ross. NY Lewis Pub. [transcribed by Coralynn Brown] FLUSHING The Patentees of - Freeholders in - The Lawrences - The Churches. The Town of Huntington is one of ten towns in Suffolk County, New York, United d init is located on the north shore of Long Island in northwestern Suffolk County, with Long Island Sound to its north and Nassau County adjacent to the west.

Huntington is part of the New York metropolitan of the United States Census, the town population was ,County: Suffolk. The Jamestown Colony settled on the banks of Virginia's James River in and founded the first permanent English settlement in North America. In order to protect the town, settlers built a military fort on the Salisbury side of the Merrimack River around the yearaccording to the book A Sketch of the History of Newbury.

The fort was called Fort Nichol and, although the exact location is unknown, it was reportedly located at the beach near the mouth of the river.

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Peter R. Christoph, ed., The Leisler Papers, (The New York Historical manuscript Series, 36, Syracuse University Press, ),reports year as The History of Long Island, from its earliest settlement to the present time.

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