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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 edition. Excerpt: has lost one whose life was bound up in its welfare, the town has lost a good citizen, and the cause of education one whose experience rendered him invaluable as a member of the school committee, and whose vote and voice were always given for whatever promised to extend and improve the means of education. He will be remembered with gratitude by many now in the morning of life, who have listened to his words of advice and encouragement in his frequent visits to the schools, as he now is in his native town and elsewhere by those who sat under his instructions. Such is a brief and imperfect sketch of the events in the life of an honored citizen; and an estimate of his character, which, though dictated by the hand of friendship, is, truthful and just. She d. Jan. 29, 1893. He d. June r1, 1872. Ch.: t. Albert H. Sweetser, b. May 25, 184o; ni., Hotel Normandy, Louisville, Ky. 2. Horace D. Sweetser, b. May 9, 1842; d. Sept. 6, 1843. 3. Marion L.Fish, b.Aug. 3o. 1843;m. Sept. 28, 1865;res., 4138 Ellis avenue, Chicago. 4. Edwin C. Sweetser, b. March 16, 1847; m., June 27, 1882, Mary T. Pulsifer, 1848 Park avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 5. Herbert F., b. Aug. 7, 1848; unm; Victoria, B. C. 6. Arthur Franklin, b. Jan. 2o, 1851; m.. Res. Grand Rapids, Mich. 7. Clara M., b. Dec.29, 1855; unm; is a teacher. Res., 161 Shawmut street, Chelsea, Mass. Rev. Edwin Chapin Sweetser was born in South Reading (now Wakefield), Mass., the fourth child of Paul Hart and Louisa Foster Sweetser. His early education was received in the schools of his native town. At the age of fifteen he entered Tufts College, from whch he graduated in 1866, at the head of his class. After pursuing a course of study at the Canton Theological School, in Canton, N. Y., he accepted a call, in...
  • ISBN13: 9781236638656
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  • Pubilcation Year: 2012
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 00368
Publication DateJuly 4, 2012

Foster Genealogy Volume 2

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