Notes on the Settlement and Indian Wars of the Western Parts of Virginia and Pennsylvania, from to , Inclusive: Together with a Joseph Doddridge . Joseph Doddridge wrote about what he and his contemporaries actually lived through on the Pennsylvania and Virginia frontiers between and Notes on the Settlement and Indian Wars of the Western Parts of Virginia and Pennsylvania from to , Joseph Doddridge, Narcissa Doddridge.
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Popular passages Page – I appeal to any white man to say, if ever he oj Logan’s cabin hungry, and he gave him not meat ; if ever he came cold and naked, and he clothed him not.
Joseph Doddridge knew we needed to see the frontier wilderness before his eyes dimmed and that past disappeared. The Wedding and Mode of Living. The War of There was no distinction of rank, and very little of fortune.
Diseases and Their Remedies. Caravans and Modes of Trade. Munsell- Frontier and pioneer life – pages 0 Reviews https: Doddridge, the brother of Philip Doddridgereceived a strict religious education at home and attended school in Maryland until age On these accounts the first impression of love resulted in marriage ; and a family establishment cost but a little labor and nothing else. Capture of Members of the Doddridge Family by Indians.
RitenourWilliam Thomas Lindsey J. Indian Mode of Warfare. Changes in the System of Weather m i. The horses were caparisoned with old saddles, old bridles or halters, and pack-saddles notfs a bag or blanket thrown over them ; a rope or string as often constituted the girth, as a piece of leather. This is our heritage and our shame.
Joseph Doddridge wrote about what he and his contemporaries actually lived through on the Pennsylvania and Virginia frontiers between and Preface to the First Edition by Dr Doddridge. User Review – Flag as inappropriate True, the language is florid by today’s standards, but that’s the point: At age four, his family moved to the frontier, settling in Washington County, Pennsylvania. Page 74 josep And they took Absalom, and cast him into a great pit in the wood, and laid a very great heap of stones upon him: The Fort and Other Defenses.
This called on me for revenge. He then spent several years as an itinerant preacher in the Wesleyan Society, traveling for a time with the great Methodist bishop, Francis Asbury.
And, glory be, this book and others like it is FREE. Joseph DoddridgeNarcissa Doddridge Full view – Such was my love for the settlemeent, that my countrymen pointed as they passed and said, ” Logan is the friend of the white men.
Page – If the theft was of something of some value, a kind of jury of the neighborhood, after hearing the testimony notds condemn the culprit to Moses’ Law, that is to forty stripes, save one. Sign In or Register Existing Members. After being married, he studied medicine to supplement his income as a minister, and thereafter he treated both the souls and bodies of his parishioners in his frontier travels.
Divisions or partitions of logs separated the cabins from each other. Doddridbe- Frontier and pioneer life – pages. Page – If there were any buckles, rings, buttons, or ruffles, they were the relics of old times ; family pieces, from parents or grand-parents. RitenourDoddgidge Thomas Lindsey. There aren’t any comments for this article yet. Indigenous Fruits of the Country. Account Options Sign in. But do th harbor a thought that mine is the joy of fear.
Page – The fort consisted of cabins, blockhouses, and stockades. If the theft was of some small article, the offender was doomed to carry on his back the flag of the United States, which then consisted of thirteen stripes. The West Virginia Encyclopedia. This Article was written by Dan B.
Office of the Gazette,Reprint, New Werner, Remains of an Extinct People. During the course of the last long and bloody war, Logan remained idle in his cabin, an advocate for peace.