Frost and Hill family papers, 1675-1760.

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Addington, Isaac, 1645-1715. Frost and Hill family papers, 1675-1760.

Frost and Hill family papers, 1675-1760.

Most of the documents in this collection consist of military orders, correspondence, commissions, etc. concerning Captain Charles Frost (1632-1697) and Major John Hill (1666-1713). Major Hill and Captain Frost were militia officers responsible for defending Kittery and Saco, Maine under the direction of Massachusetts authorities during King William's War, 1689-1697.There are also 13 items dealing with Hill and Frost family affairs, notably a letter from Humphrey Chadburn to John Hill (1703-1772) describing the capture of Isle aux Noix in 1760. Finally, there are two letters to William Pepperell (1696-1759) discussing shipping ventures to Cadiz in 1733 and 1735.

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Storer, Joseph, -1832 or 1833

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Fort Saco (Me.)

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Addington, Isaac, 1645-1715

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Gedney, Bartholomew.

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Fort Mary (Saco, Me.)

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Pepperrell, William, Sir, 1696-1759

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Army officer and Colonial governor, of Kittery, Me. From the description of Letter, 1755 May 2. (Portsmouth Athenaeum Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 70950078 From the description of Letter, 1737 June 22. (Portsmouth Athenaeum Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 70944443 Pepperrell was a merchant, politician and soldier who served in the colonial governments in Massachusetts. Israel Williams was a soldier and commander of a Hampshire County regimen...

Frost, Charles, 1632-1697

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Stoughton, William, 1632-1701

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Lowen, R. (Robert)

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Pike, Robert, 1616-1706

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Maine. Militia

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Denison, Daniel, 1613-1682

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Waldron, Richard J.

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Hill, John, 1666-1713.

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Hill, John, 1703-1772

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Hill, Samuel, 1668-1745.

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Hutchinson, Elisha.

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Phips, William, Sir, 1651-1695

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Prescott, Benjamin, 1687-1777

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Resident of Northampton, Mass.; known as Major Benjamin Prescott. From the description of Lease for malt house and terms of rent, 1790 Apr. 05-1791 Aug. 06. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70978960 From the description of Memorandum, 1792 Apr. 02. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70978955 Benjamin Prescott was the father of General Oliver Prescott. From the description of Letter, 1729 June 23, Groton, Mass., to the honorable John Chandler, Woodstock. (New E...

Converse, James

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