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History & Genealogy

MAGAZINE
of
DAUGHTERS of the REVOLUTION

VOLUME 3          February 1895          No. 1

February -

CONTENTS

MISCELLANEOUS  
Silent Witnesses
 - By Emma Mersereau Newton
1
Home Life During Battle of Long Island
 - By Gertrude Lefferts Vanderbilt
5
Mollie Starks 12
The Country Calls (Poem) 13
In Memoriam 14
Mistress Betty's Pitcher (Poem) 15
A Voice from Maryland 17
General Society Meeting 19
Celebration 19
Celebration in Colorado 20
1783 Evacuation Day 1894 20
New Jersey Celebration 23
Washington Pedigree of Northampton and Virginia 27
Washington 28
Langford 32
Smith 32
Langford Genealogy 32
Smith Genealogy 33
Gilbert Thornton 34
Ancestral Register, D. R. (continued)
 - Wiley, Sara King (Miss)
 - Clark, Anna Morgan Tanner (Mrs. S. J. D. Clark)
 - Harris, Bessie A. (Miss)
 - Wood, Julia M. Hastings (Mrs. Abiel Wood)
 - Hooker, Lillie Josephine (Miss)
 - Thayer, Elizabeth Brooks Chatfield (Mrs. John Van Buren Thayer)
 - Beam, Mary Eams (Mrs. Henry Beam)
 - Webster, M. E. Chapman (Mrs. Stephen A. Webster)
 - Beam, Mary Eames (Mrs. Henry Beam)
 - Webster, M. E. Chapman (Mrs. Stephen A. Webster)
 - Perkins, Julia Putnam (Mrs. William O'Neal Perkins)
 - French, Sarah L. (Miss)
 - Wright, Mary R. Moore (widow of J. Hood Wright)
 - Robinson, Bertha Norris (Miss)
 - Markle, Mary Robinson (Mrs. John Markle)
 - Power, A. Romana Rasines (Mrs. T. E. D. Power)
 - Inness, Julia Goodrich Smith (Mrs. George Inness, Jr.)
 - Dayton, Laura Augusta Newman (Mrs. Charles W. Dayton)
 - O'Rourke, Mary E. Rice (Mrs. Charles A. O'Rourke)
 - McWilliam, Mary Wheaton (widow of John S. McWilliam)
 - Eaton, Vashti Gates (Mrs. Bradley L. Eaton)
 - Whittingham, Caroline A.
 - Pierce Anna Redington (Mrs. James F. Pierce)
 - Davidson, Catharine Schureman (Mrs. Robert J. Davidson)
 - Class, Mary E. Kelley (Mrs. Franklin N. Class)
 - Allen, Marion Berford (Mrs. Louis J. Allen)
 - Harrison, Ethel, Grace Allen (Mrs. Duncan B. Harrison)
 - Fessenden, Laura Canfield S. Dayton (Mrs. Benjamin A. Fessenden)
 - Steers, Lucretia V. B. (Miss)
 - James, Lulu Woodbury (Miss)
 - Anderson, Kate Barton Williamson (widow of Col. Smith Anderson)
 - Ketchum, Angelica Schuyler Anderson (Mrs. Edgar Ketchum)
 - Van Iderstine, Adeline C. Pratt (Mrs. F. A. Van Iderstine)
 - Brown, Mary Mitchell (Mrs. John Henry Brown)
 - Crawford, Mary Cowan Caldwell (Mrs. John C. Caldwell)
 - Townsend, Emma Brown Miller (Mrs. James Hill Townsend)
 - Craighead, Lura Harris (Mrs. Ervin Craighead)
 ------ to be continued
35
The D. R. Scrap Book
 - By Mary C. Martin Casey
39
Editor's Notes 41
Daughters of the Revolution - General Society - 42
Quarterly Report of Secretary General 42
Reports 43
Book Reviews
 - By Mary E. D. Beattie
61
Silent Witnesses
 - By Emma Mersereau Newton
67
Home Life During the Battle of Long Island
 By Gertrude Lefferts Vanderbilt (Concluded)
72
Tea in the Revolution
 - By Mary L. T. Alden
77
Copy of Notice Sent by the Society of The Cincinnati 81
General Society Celebration of the Battle of Lexington 82
Colorado Celebrations 87
 - Annual Meeting
 - Washington's Birthday
 - Battle of Lexington
 
New Jersey Celebration
 - Washington, The Man
90
Dame Dorothy's Guest (Poem) 101
John Weidman 103
Hynson 104
Westcott 104
Ancestral Register D. R. - VI. 108
 - Robinson, Mary Frances Cramer (Mrs. Joseph C. Robinson)
 - Puig, Emma R. Lincoln (Mrs.)
 - Puig, Louise M. L. (Miss)
 - Ross, Elizabeth W. Naramore (Mrs. James A. Ross)
 - Daniels, Minnie Buckeley (Miss)
108
 - Burhans, Mary S. Talbot (Mrs. George W. Burhans
 - Smith, Ella Williamson (Mrs. Reuben R.  Smith)
 - Norton, Katharine Whiteley (Mrs. Edward R. Norton)
 - Adams, Flora K. Jones (Mrs. Hardin B. Adams)
 - Washington, Olive Ann Jones (Mrs. Thornton A. Washington)
 - Merrick, Sarah Newcomb (Mrs. Morgan W. Merrick)
 - Washington, Sarah (Miss)
109
 - Brower, Jennnie Verder (Mrs. A. G. Brower)
 - Grant, Ella W. Schenck (Mrs. George M. Grant)
 - Bordsall, Lizzie Tirrell Hastings (Mrs. Emmet W. Birdsall)
 - Haley, Catharine Haley (Mrs. Albert Haley)
 - Looscan, Adele Briscoe (Mrs. Michael Looscan)
 - Peyton, Virginia Escridge (Mrs. James Tate Peyton)
 - Peyton Lucy Randolph (Miss)
 - Brooks, Mary Ella Steele (Mrs. Benjamin Brooks)
 - *Mackie, Cornelia C. Genet (Mrs. Alexander L. Mackie)
 - Snow, Anna Le Comte Brooks (Mrs. Henry Sanger Snow)
 - Bourne, Sarah Ogier (Mrs. William H. Bourne)
110
 - Norton, Ellen H. Whiteley (Mrs. Russell C. Norton)
 - Whiteley, Hester (Miss)
 - King, Sarah S. (Miss)
 - Maverick, Mary Adams (Mrs.)
 - Hagaman, Florence F. Linsley (Mrs. Theodore Hagaman)
 - Ford, Frances Sumner (Mrs. Ernest W. Ford)
 - Guion, Katherine Noyes (Mrs. Frankliln W. Guion)
 - Dawson, Elizabeth A. Sayre (Mrs. Rodman B. Dawson)
 - Simon, Mary E. Sayre-Geary (Mrs. Herman Simon)
 - Ward, Mary Snedeker (Mrs. Robert Ward)
 - Neil, Annie Greenwood (Mrs.)
111
 - Vanderbilt, Gertrude Lefferts (Mrs. John Vanderbilt)
 - Van Pelt, Maria E. Ditmars (Mrs. Townsend C. Van Pelt)
 - Sumner, Helen K. Richardson (Mrs. Adams C. Sumner)
 - Elwell, Maria Huntington (Mrs. John D. Elwell)
 - Roe, Katherine B. Bogert (Mrs. Charles Francis Roe)
 - *Fonte, Laura E. Bibb (Mrs. William H. Fonte)
 - Tunstall, Florida Pope Hall (Mrs.)
 - Randall, Laura Ballinger (Mrs. Edwar Randall)
 - Mills, Lucy Ballinger (Mrs. Andrew Mills)
 - Ballinger, Betty (Miss)
 - Ballinger, Harriet P. Jack
 - Simpson, Ida Williams (Mrs. Charles Simpson)
 - Matttison, H. Virginia (Miss)
 - Woodhull, Lula Frost (Mrs. Josiah F. Woodhull)
112
 - Bennett, Patty Noble (Miss)
 - La Cossette, Laura (Miss)
 - Briscoe, Mary J. Harris (Mrs. Andrew Briscoe)
 - Orgain, Margaret Peyton (Mrs. Edgar Orgain)
 ----- (To Be Continued)
113
The D. R. Scrap Book 113
List of Provincials, Killed or Wounded at Lexington and Concord, April 19th, 1775 114
Book Review 115
Obituary of Emma St. Clair Whitney 115
An Open Letter 116
Daughters of the Revolution - GENERAL SOCIETY 116
Report of the Secretary General 116
Society Notes and Information 125
Massachusetts Celebration 127

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