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Samuel Peters Papers

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/microforms35
Dates
1773-1822
Format
microfilm
Dates
1773-1822
Format
microfilm
Extent
3 reels
Exposure
positive
Dimensions
35 mm
Biographical Sketch
Reverend Samuel Andrew Peters (1735–1826) was a Connecticut Anglican clergyman and historian. Born in Hebron, Connecticut, December 1, 1735. Trained for priesthood in England. Ordained as priest in 1759. Returned to America in 1760; took charge of St. Peter's Church parish at Hebron, Connecticut. Fled to London, England August 1774 after several visits from the "Sons of Liberty" because of his Loyalist sympathies. 1781 : Published, under a pseudonym, "General History of Connecticut, from its first settlement under George Fenwick, to its latest period of amity with Great Britain prior to the Revolution; including a description of the country, and many curious and interesting anecdotes. With an appendix, pointing out the causes of the rebellion in America; together with the particular part taken by the people of Connecticut in its promotion. By a Gentleman of the Province". This work is noted for its unflattering descriptions of the colonists and for its misrepresentation of the Connecticut Blue Laws. February 27, 1794 : Nominated Anglican Bishop-elect of Vermont (but never consecrated). Returned to America in 1805. Died April 19, 1826 in New York City in great poverty.
For more information see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Peters
Scope and Content
Film consists of 200 letters of the Rev. Samuel Peters. The letters relate to the period of Revolutionary War and the period immediately following. They throw light on the trials and troubles of loyalist clergymen in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Reel 1 - 1773-1788
Reel 2 - 1788-1793
Reel 3 - 1791-1822
Personal Name
Peters, Samuel Andrew, 1735-1826
Subject
Loyalists
Church of England - clergymen
American Revolution
Geographic Name
New Brunswick
Nova Scotia
Originals and Reproductions
Originals held at Episcopal Church Archives, Austin, Texas
Accession Number
Mf 66-6
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John Stuart fonds. - 1778-1833. -- Photocopied in 1976

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/mss50
Main Entry
Stuart, John, 1740-1811.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
6.5 cm of textual records.
Fonds Number
156
Fonds
John Stuart fonds
Material Type
Multiple media
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
6.5 cm of textual records.
Administrative History
The Rev. John Stuart (1740-1811) was born in Paxton Township, near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He received his BA from the College of Philadelphia (University of Pennsylvania) in 1763, his MA in 1770, and was ordained deacon and priest in 1770. He was appointed minister of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel at Fort Hunter, New York the same year. Stuart spent four years in Montreal as chaplain in the 2nd battalion of the King's Royal Regiment of New York during the American Revolution, travelling as far as Niagara on the Lake, Ontario to minister to loyalist settlers. He ministered to the Bay of Quinte Indians and the Six Nations settlement on the Grand River in 1785 and was appointed chaplain of the Legislative Council by Lieutenant Governor John Graves Simcoe in 1792.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of correspondence and a copy of John Stuart's will.
Main Entry
Stuart, John, 1740-1811.
Personal Name
Stuart, George O'Kill, 1776-1862
Stuart, James
Stuart, Andrew
Stuart, Jane
Strachan, John, 1778-1867
Accession Number
M76-13
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Mountain family - General Correspondence. - 1755-1900

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Record Group
Mountain family fonds
Series
J.J.S. Mountain family records
Description Level
File
Fonds Number
139
Fonds
Mountain family fonds
Record Group
Mountain family fonds
Series
J.J.S. Mountain family records
Material Type
Textual record
Description Level
File
Scope and Content
File consists of a Mountain family correspondence. Includes Jehoshaphat Mountain, Salter Jehoshaphat Mountain, Jacob Mountain, Mary Mountain, George Jehoshaphat Mountain, Harriett Mountain, Jacob Jehoshaphat Salter Mountain, Anne Gipen, Mary Anne Mountain, Armine Wale Mountain, Edward Gilpin, etc.
Accession Number
M74-5
Box Number
1
File No
2
Subject
Mountain, Jehoshaphat, 1745-1817
Mountain, Jacob, 1749-1825
Mountain, Salter Jehoshaphat, 1770-1830
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An Astronomical Diary or Almanack for the year of our Lord Christ 1772; being Bissextile or Leap-Year calculated for the Meridian of Boston, New England, Lat. 42 25 north,

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/24
Author
Ames, Nathaniel 1741-1822
Publication Date
1771
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
AV26.A73
Author
Ames, Nathaniel 1741-1822
Publication Date
1771
Physical_Description
unpaged.
Material Type
Book
Notes
Ms. notations by the Rev. Mather Byles
Added Entry
Byles, Mather, 1734-1814
Subjects
Almanacs, American--Early works to 1800
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
AV26.A73
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The Nova Scotia Calendar. - or An Almanack for the year of the Christian era, 1777

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Publication Date
1776
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
AV27.N58
Publisher
A. Henry
Publication Date
1776
Physical_Description
unpaged
Material Type
Book
Notes
Ms. notations by the Rev. Mather Byles.
Subjects
Almanacs, Canadian - Nova Scotia
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
AV27.N58
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The True Interest of America impartially stated. - in certain strictures on a pamphlet entitled Common Sense

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Author
by an American
Publication Date
1776
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MA.A43
Author
by an American
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
James Humphreys
Publication Date
1776
Physical_Description
9-71 p.
Material Type
Book
Notes
Response to American war of independence Tract, "Common Sense" by Thomas Payne.
Subjects
United States - History - War of Independence
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MA.A43
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The Book of common prayer. - and administration of the Sacraments, according to the use of the Church of England, with the Psalms of David paraphrased, together with the lives of the Apostles and an account of the original of the fasts and feasts of the Church, with several of the rubricks, occasionally examined

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/1259
Author
Nicholls, William
Publication Date
1775
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
UP.C364co
Author
Nicholls, William
Place
London
Publisher
Printed for John and Francis Rivington
Publication Date
1775
Material Type
Book
Notes
Pt. 2 has title : A paraphrase on the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches.
Subjects
Church of England. Book of Common Prayer
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
UP.C364co
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Sermon on II Corinth. V. 6.. - Occasioned by the Death of John Ogilvie, D.D. Assistant Minister of Trinity Church, New York

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/1629
Author
Inglis, Charles, 1734-1816
Publication Date
1774
Material Type
Booklet
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MM54.I54.4
Author
Inglis, Charles, 1734-1816
Place
New York
Publisher
Hugh Gaine
Publication Date
1774
Physical_Description
iv, 30 p. (16 xeroxed leaves)
Material Type
Booklet
Subjects
Ogilvie, John, 1724-1774
Anglican Church of Canada. Sermons
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MM54.I54.4
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A Sermon on Philip III, 20, 21. - occasioned by the death of Samuel Auchmuty D.D., Rector of Trinity Church, New York. Preached March 9, 1777

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/1630
Author
Inglis, Charles, 1734-1816
Publication Date
1777
Material Type
Booklet
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MM54.I.54.3
Author
Inglis, Charles, 1734-1816
Place
New York
Publisher
H. Gaine
Publication Date
1777
Physical_Description
28 p. (15 Xeroxed leaves)
Material Type
Booklet
Subjects
Auchmuty, Samuel, 1722-1777
Episcopal Church. Sermons
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MM54.I.54.3
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A sermon occcasioned by the death of Mrs. Margaret Green,. - consort of the late Honorable Benjamin Green Esq. delivered at Halifax, in the Province of Nova Scotia, February 1st, 1778.

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/2367
Publication Date
1778
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
WW20 .S24
Place
Halifax
Publisher
printed by A. Henry
Publication Date
1778
Material Type
Book
Subjects
Seccombe, John, 1708-[1792?]
Anglican Church of Canada. Sermons
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
WW20 .S24
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