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Mary GILMAN (1615-1692)

Mary Gilman appears to have been born in Attleboro, England in 1615 (findagrave). She married John FOLSOM, and

1638: She and John, along with her father, mother, another sister and brother decided to journey across the Atlantic on the ship… 48 more words

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Matthew CUSHING (1589-1660)

The following has been copied from the bio section of Matthew’s find-a-grave. I haven’t verified the facts, but it seems like a good place to start. 506 more words

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John FOLSOM (1615-1681)

Probably a Puritan. Most likely some kind of middle class, as he afforded a passage to Massachusetts on the ship Diligent with his wife Mary and two servants.

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Guided by Gurnall

We continue our guided tour through Ephesians 6:10-20 with William Gurnall. I have been blessed, encouraged, and convicted by Gurnall’s exposition. I’m only 17 pages in! 165 more words

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Guided by Gurnall

This initial post will be an ongoing project as I work my way through William Gurnall’s The Christian in Complete Armour, published by… 709 more words

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Video Notes - Early American Literature - The Puritans

Students – As we move away from the oral tradition of the Native Americans and begin to examine the literature of the Puritans, take a moment to watch the brief video at the link below. 159 more words

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A Prayer for Year's End

It’s never too late to pray for the year just past. This beautiful prayer was recently shared with me by a close friend. 10 more words

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