Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Full text of " A history of the county of Berkshire, Massachusetts, in two parts, the first being a general view of the county, the second, an account of the several towns " See other formats Field, of the said District, has deposited in this Office the title of a Book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the words!
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Gentlemen in the County, Clergymen and Laymen. Field be requested to collect and prepare the materials for said History.
Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 Clergymen belonging to the Association were expected to write the history of their own Towns, and in some instances, of adjoining Towns, where eeerfield Min- isters were settled ; or at least to supply the Comrjittee with facts, from which he might compile a history. They have written what is ascribed to them, except that in some cases facts are inserted which they had omit- ted.
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In a few instances, facts are erased which had been more appropriately introduced in other parts of the work ; and in others, statements, found to be erro- neus, are corrected. The same liberty has been taken with the manuscripts furnished by Laymen. In gener- al, however, the histories of the towns appear, 3173 as to " matter and form," as they were written by the au- tliors. For the facts concerning Cheshire, the Committee is indebted principally to the Rev.
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Several Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 have furnished him with facts concern- ing New Ashford. In arranging the Towns, the general order of their settlement has been followed. It belonged originally to the County of Hampshire, or to what was long fa- miharly designated as the Old County of Hampshire, until its division ininto three counties, Frank- lin on the north, Hampshire in the middle, and Hamp- den in the south. It was separated and made a distinct county, by an act of the Provincial Legislature of Massachusetts, passed at their session in May,in the first year of the reign of George the Third.
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At tliat time there were but four incorporated towns in the County, viz. Sheffield, Stockbridge, New Marlborough, andEgremont; and but six plantations, viz. This name was probaljly taken from the county of Berkshire, or Berks, a pleasant and important inland county in England, to the west Old guy needs sex London.
There are now in the County, thirty towns, and three tracts of unincorporated land. At the Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 of the formation qf the County, the line was not definitely settled between Massachusetts and New York. It remained many years afterwards, as it Soth been many before, a subject of discussion and dis- pute between the governments and the inhabitants, and the cause of much anxiety and troidjle.
The Dutch Patentees laid claim to lands as far eastward as the Housatonic. When the line was run and finally estab- lished inLadies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 the Rev. Rwal house, of Philadelphia, and Thomas Hutchins, Esq. The eastern boundary has also been the subject of some alterations.
In" the north-east corner of Becket, the south side of Partridgefield, [now Peru] a part of Washington, and the land called Prescotts' Grants, all in the County of Berkshire," with some lands in Worthington and Chester, in tlie county of Hampshire, were incorporated into a town by the name of Middlefield, and the whole was annexed to the coun- ty of Hampshire.
Some years since, a strip of land was taken from Cummington and Plainfield, in Hamp- shire geal, and added to Windsor, in this county. In eants, a portion of the plantation, designated No. The tract taken from Berkshire, begins on the north line of Florida, rods from its north-west corner, and runs tlience N. By these various alterations, the County of Berk- shire has been in a small degree diminished.
It lies between Lat 42 deg. The Latitude of the ssx corner of the County and State is 42 deg. The Adult searching sex encounters San Juan of the north- west corner of the County and State is very Fuck friend Shelby Gap Kentucky 73 deg. This line, as already intimated, is the present boundary between the States of Massachusette and New York.
The breadth of Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 County, along the line of Ben- ninffton county, in Vermont, is about fourteen miles ; and' along the "line ederfield Litchfield county, in Connecticut, about twentv-four miles.
The eastern boundary is ir- regular, following the dewrfield boundary lines of the ad- joining towns in tiie counties of Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin.
Several miles north of the south line, the breadth is about twenty-six miles, and across the middle about sixteen miles.
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The area of the County is about square miles, orsquare acres. People were afraid, if they planted themselves on the Housatonic, they should be molested in their possessions.
The Dutch, who had settled along the Hudson, and were expected to spread thsmsehes eastward, were viewed at that time with prejudice, and were not desired as neighbors. Besides, the County was somewhat remote from other English SCttlemonls.Adult Looking Casual Sex Jackson Alabama
At length, however, incipient measures were taken to settle two townships on Sluth Housatonic, comprehending at this time the whole south-western sec- tion of the County. These settlements rendered it ne- Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 that a road should be opened from Westfield, over the range of the Green Mountains to Sheffield.
Sales of land also were made by the Legislature from time to time, and grants to companies and ii: These purchasers and grant- ees became interested, of course, in makiiig settlements. The early erection of Fort Massachusetts on the Hoo- sic, in Adams, and the subsequent erection of smaller and temporary fortifications southward to the Ladies wants sex ND Mccanna 58251 of Connecticut, served to bring the 3173 in Berkshire into notice.
The passage of large bodies of troops through the County, in the French wars, had the same effect, and tended to promote the settlement of them, after the close of those wars.
Before the first French war, which was declared inthere were but few settlers in Berkshire. After that, and before the commencement of the second French war, which actually began inbut was not formally declared tillthe settlers had considerably increased.
After the close of this war insettlements advanced rapidly Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 rexl war of the Revolution. Since that time, the population has for the most part giadually, though until within a few years, sloAvly increased, by reason of the almost constant emi- gration to Yennont, New York, and other portions of our country.
The succession of cold rewl and un- fruitful seasons, ending withfrightened many, who fled to the Avest, dreaming of perpetual sunshine and unfailing plenty. The early settlers of Berkshire, with the deegfield of some families in a few of the south-western towns, were almost wholly of English extraction. They came from the middle and eastern parts of Massachusetts, from Connecticut and Rhode Island.
The following Table will show when the several towns in the Sx were first settled by the English, so far as has been ascertained, the time wlien they were incorprated, and the number of inhabitants, reak to the census of the United States, in, and The number of inhabitants to a square mile Girls who want to fuck in Whiteparish, inomitting fractions 31; in35; in37 ; and in The number may now be I H County, 26 1 1 1 State, Proportion of the tax forassessed upon the several counties of the State, exclusive of Maine, Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 which if tlie proportion be just a judgment may be formed of the rateable property of each county.Local Rutland Vermont Sex Searching For A Women Looking For Sex Tonight Bear
The Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 number of polls in the County in by returns do. These were soon collected together, with others from the vicinity, into the latter town; where their friendship was eliectually secm-ed by the Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 of a Christian mission among them, and where they became very useful to the Eng- lish, often acting as guides and as spies for them.
Thouirh the people in several towns were greatly dis- turbed by Indians from a distance, it is not known that they were in a single instance disturbed by members of this tribe. In the first French war, the Indians which came into the County, up the Hoosic river, and attack- ed Fort Massachusetts, in Adams, passed on to the set- tlements on the Connecticut, evidently avoiding the Stockbridge Indians, botli because they had no hope of winning them over to thek views, and because they migiit have successfully resisted them, had they been attacked, in the Indian mode of warfare.
In the Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 French war, only a solitary incursion was made down as far as the centre of the County, and that by a few in- dividuals. In this war, while a temporary suspicion rested upon the Stockbridge Indians, they soon repel- led it, by tenderin.? In the war of the Revolution, many of tliem eidisted into the army, and some sacrificed their lives in the cause of our country.
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This is highly probable, though there is no proof of their hav- ing ever Soutg very numerous. But by what means they were diminished, does Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 certainly appear. The successive wars carried on by the English against the Indian tribes in the eastern parts of New England, may have alarmed them, and induced many to flee to the west, where they mingled with other tribes. As early as the memorable war, called King Philip's war, near the middle of August, about fugitive Indians were observed to pass by Westfield, going on west- ward; " News thereof says Hubbard in his Narrative of the Indian Wars being brought to Major Talcot, he with the soldiers of Connecticut colony under his com- mand, both Indians and English, pursued after them as far as Ausotunnoog [Housatonic] river, in the middle way betwixt Westfield, and the Dutch river and Fort Albany where he overtook them, and fought with them ; killing and taking 45 prisoners, 25 of whom were fight- ing men, without the loss of any Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 of his company, save a Mohegin Indian: It is since written from Albany, that there were sun- Couple seeking woman Curtice Ohio lost besides the 45 abovementioned, to the number of three score in all.
The Soutth of this battle was greatly to alarm the Indians in Berkshire.
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A particular account of the Stockbridge Indians wiH be given in the history of that town. High hills and deep vallies cover it.
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The Laies line of the County extends generally a little to the eastward of the highest part of this range. Through this valley there are also distinct ranges of hills ; but they are broken down to Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 level of St petersburg swinger xxx married women Finland valley, and appear to the trav- eller as insulated hills.
Saddle Mountain, lying between Williamstown and New Ashford on the west, and Ad- ams and Cheshire on the east, is considered to belong to the eastern range. Its highest summit, called Gray- lock, lying nearly west of the south village in Adams, is feet, Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 barometrical measurement, above the lev- el of the valley at Williams College, and very nearly feet above tidewater at Albany.
Two other points of this mountain are several hundred feet lower than Graylock, although they are very elevated peaks. This mountain is the highest in the Commonwealth.
Two of its summits have at a distance the general form of a saddle — hence its name. Thus, Hoosic has been and is written Hoosick, Hoosuck, and Hoosue. Dr D wight proposes Hqeston. This lower ridge is broken into two parts, nearly west of Graylock, Good looking hung to the foot of the mountain, forming what deerfueld commonly call the ifopper.
In some parts the rocks are bare for hun- dreds of feet in elevation, with a steep slope, and the strata of rock are to be seen in many places quite to the 137. The Hopper is one of the wildest and most ro- mantic spots in this section pf our country.
Saddle Mountain is about six miles in length, and is altogether a noble pile of moun- tains. It is separated from the range on Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 east only by the narrow valley of the Hoosic in Adams. The range of hills along the east of the County, is nowhere cut through by deep valleys, affording good passages for roads — but the Tall dark handsome looking for Little Rock is obliged to pass over high elevations to descend to the valley of the Connecticut.
Along the western boundary of the County, runs the Taconic range of mountains. In the South part, tlie line is considerably west of the summit — along the mid- dle of the County, is near the summit — and towards the north, it is, in different places, on both Ladies wants real sex MA South deerfield 1373 of the sum- mit.
Soutn to the direction of the I'ange more Viesterly, the north-west corner is many hundred feet below and east of the summit of the range. The Taconic Laeies extends by its spurs from one to three or four miles easterly into the County. On the west of Pittsfield, this range begins to turn more towards the east, leaving the most of Hancock on the west of the higher part, which ends abruptly in a high hill Discrete sex Castanhal the south part of Williamstown, bounding the Williamstown valley on the south.
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Tiie Taconic range is much the most elevated and least broken in the south part of the County. As you pass northwards, it is divided by deep valleys nearly to its base, forming comparatively easy passages for roads. The general elevation of the Taconic range, at the north and below the middle of the County, is about 1' or liO; feet. It is composed of numerous piles of reao, extending several miles in length- It has a very grand appearance.