Narrative of the Captivity of Nehemiah How

Fort Dummer

A Narrative of the captivity of Nehemiah How, who was taken by the Indians at the Great Meadow Fort above Fort Dummer, where he was an inhabitant, October 11th, 1745. Giving an account of what he met with in his traveling to Canada, and while he was in prison there. Together with an account of Mr. How’s death at Canada. Exceedingly valuable for the many items of exact intelligence therein recorded, relative to so many of the present inhabitants of New England, through those friends who endured the hardships of captivity in the mountain deserts and the damps of loathsome prisons. Had the author lived to have returned, and published his narrative himself, he doubtless would have made it far more valuable, but he was cut off while a prisoner, by the prison fever, in the fifty-fifth year of his age, after a captivity of one year, seven months, and fifteen days. He died May 25th, 1747, in the hospital at Quebec, after a sickness of about ten days. He was a husband and father, and greatly beloved by all who knew him.



Autauga County Alabama Genealogy

Autauga County, Alabama

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Biographical Sketch of Charles S. Hutchinson

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Biographical Sketch of Major Abner S. H. Hutchinson

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Biography of Templeman J. Hutchinson

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Biography of James Hutchinson

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Biography of Joseph H. Hutchinson

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Alexander Hutchinson

Corpl., Inf., Co. K, 30th Div., 120th Regt.; son of S. S. and Mrs. W. F. Hutchinson. Entered service July 25, 1917, at Mt. Gilead. Sent to Camp Sevier, S. C. Transferred to Camp Merritt. Sailed for France May 11, 1918. Fought all battles with 120th. Wounded at Bellicourt Sept. 29, 1918, by shrapnel. Returned



Esther Elvira Todd Funk of Independence KS

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Biography of Harris Winfield Hutchinson

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