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Increase Mather, the agent of Massachusetts Colony in England for the concession of a charter.

by Whitmore, William Henry

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Published by Printed by T. R. Marvin & Son in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mather, Increase, 1639-1723

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from the Andros tracts, published by the Prince Society of Boston.

    StatementBy William Henry Whitmore ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF67 .M48
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6925257M
    LC Control Number03006348
    OCLC/WorldCa10821338

      After the charter had been taken away, and while Andros was governor, Mr. Mather was sent to England in as the agent of the people to ask redress from the king. The hostility of Andros and Randolph was so great that he was obliged to go on board ship in disguise to avoid the service of a writ that Randolph had taken out against him. William Henry Whitmore - consulte a biografia e bibliografia do autor de Ancestral Tablets, Notes Concerning Peter Pelham, A Memoir Of Sir Edmund Andros, Knt., Governor Of New England, New York And Virginia, &C., &C.

    Increase Mather, the Agent of Massachusetts Colony in England for the Concession of a Charter by William Henry Whitmore $ This is a reproduction of a classic text optimised for kindle . After the charter had been taken away, and while Andros was governor, Mr. Mather was sent to England in as the agent of the people to ask redress from the king. The hostility of Andros and Randolph was so great that he was obliged to go on board ship in disguise to avoid the service of a writ that Randolph had taken out against him.

    The Massachusetts Bay Colony was an English settlement on the east coast of North America in the 17th century, in New England, situated around the present-day cities of Salem and territory administered by the colony included much of present-day central New England, including portions of the U.S. states of Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. The Pilgrims were followed by Puritans who established the Massachusetts Bay Colony at Salem () and Boston (). The Puritans strongly dissented from the theology and church polity of the Church of England, and they came to Massachusetts for religious freedom. The Bay Colony was founded under a royal charter, unlike Plymouth Colony.


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June Under urging from King Charles II, the English royal court nulls the charter of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and, with it, the charter that had governed Harvard.

June Increase Mather, Class ofbecomes Harvard’s acting president. He becomes “rector”—the equivalent of. Increase Mather, the agent of Massachusetts Colony in England for the concession of a : William Henry Whitmore.

MATHER, INCREASE, D.D. (–), president of Harvard College, the youngest son of Richard Mather [q. v.], was born in at Dorchester, Massachusetts, and graduated M.A. at Harvard inand became fellow. In he came to England, and from Lancashire proceeded to Dublin, where his brother Samuel [q.

v.] was then settled. The Rev. Increase Mather was a major player in the early history of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in New England. An unswerving Puritan Minister of the North Church in Boston, he played a principal part in securing a new Charter for the Colony, was President of Harvard College for over 16 years, and perhaps most notoriously, used his influence to end the infamous Salem Witch Trials of Teacher of the Second Church of Boston for more than fifty years, President of Harvard College from toagent for Massachusetts Bay in England to request the return of the Charter, and the author of approximately books, pamphlets, prefaces and printed sermons, Mather was intimately involved in political and religious affairs in Boston during the last four decades of the seventeenth.

Increase Mather (J – Aug ) was a major figure in the early history of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and Province of Massachusetts Bay (now the Commonwealth of Massachusetts). He was a Puritan minister who was involved with the government of the colony, the administration of Harvard College, and most notoriously, the Salem witch trials.

Massachusetts Bay Colony, one of the original English settlements in present-day Massachusetts, settled in by a group of about 1, Puritan refugees from England under Gov. John Winthrop and Deputy Gov. Thomas the Massachusetts Bay Company had obtained from King Charles I a charter empowering the company to trade and colonize in New England between the Charles and.

Increase Mather, the agent of Massachusetts Colony in England for the concession of a charter [] 39 pages Download PDF/scan | Details Memoranda relating to the Lane, Reyner and Whipple families, Yorkshire and Massachusetts [] 57 pages.

During his stay in England, Sewall offered his help to Increase Mather in his attempt to procure a new charter for Massachusetts. He also traveled extensively, bought and inspected property, collected rent for his tenement in Lee, bought stockings and cordage, and returned to Boston with a remarkable cargo of food, drink, books, and clothing.

Charter of New England, Charter of the Colony of New Plymouth Granted to William Bradford and His Associates, Charter of Massachusetts Bay, Records of the Court of Assistants of the Colony of Massachusetts Bay, Act of Surrender of the Great Charter of New England to His Majesty, In Increase Mather published The Order of the Gospel, which severely, although indirectly, criticized the methods of the "Liberals" in establishing the Brattle Street Church and especially the ordination of their minister Benjamin Colman by a Presbyterian body in London; the Liberals replied with The Gospel Order Revived, which was printed in New York to lend color to the (partly true) charge of its authors Born: Whitmore, William Henry, Increase Mather, the agent of Massachusetts Colony in England for the concession of a charter.

(Boston, Printed by. As he sailed from London in with the Rhode Island colony’s charter in hand, Williams left a firestorm in his wake by publishing The Bloody Tenant. Belying its title, the book used the Bible as a basis for toleration of various denominations, including not only Catholics but also “paganish, Jewish, Turkish (Muslim) or anti-Christian.

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His son, Increase Mather, was likewise a pastor and author, whose life is closely intertwined with the history of Massachusetts. Perhaps his greatest service was to act as an agent of the colony in resisting Charles II's revocation of its charter.

He also served as president of Harvard and earned America's first Doctor of Divinity degree. Increase Mather, the agent of Massachusetts colony in England for the concession of a charter [by W.H.

Whitmore.] Introduction. [Mather, I.] A narrative of the miseries of New England. London, R. Janeway; Boston, reprinted by R. Pierce, [Mather, I.] The present state of the New-English affairs. INCREASE MATHER (), American Congregational minister, was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts, on the 21st of Junethe youngest son of Richard Mather.' He entered Harvard inand graduated in Inon his eighteenth birthday, he preached his first sermon; in the same year he went to visit his eldest brother in Dublin, and studied there at Trinity College, where he.

-The Massachusetts Bay Colony Government, by high-profile staunch Puritans and they rejected Charles II's royal charter and attempts to centralise all New England colonies under his control.

How did the influence of Increase Mather help the trials come to an end?His son Cotton Mather likewise became a leading religious figure in the Colony. Increase Mather's father Richard Mather was the brother of the Bissell 3G Generation's likely 10th Great-grandmother Elizabeth Mather (born 9 Jul ), making Increase a First Cousin, 11 times removed, and Cotton Mather a Second Cousin, 10 times removed.The Puritan colonies.

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