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Author: Burrough, Edward, 1634-1662.
Title: A declaration of the sad and great persecution and martyrdom of the people of God, called Quakers, in New--England for the worshipping of God. Wherof 22 have been banished upon pain of death. 03 have been martyred. 03 have had their right-ears cut. 01 hath been burned in the hand with the letter H. 31 persons have received 650 stripes. 01 was beat while his body was like a jelly. Several were beat with pitched ropes. Five appeals made by them to England, were denied by the rulers of Boston. One thousand forty four pounds worth of goods hath been taken from them (being poor men) for meeting together in the fear of the Lord, and for keeping the commands of Christ. One now lyeth in iron-fetters, condemned to dye. Also, some considerations, presented to the King, which is in answer to a petition and address, which was presented unto him by the general court at Boston : subscribed by J. Endicot, the chief persecutor there; thinking thereby to cover themselves from the blood of the innocent.
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Print source: A declaration of the sad and great persecution and martyrdom of the people of God, called Quakers, in New--England for the worshipping of God. Wherof 22 have been banished upon pain of death. 03 have been martyred. 03 have had their right-ears cut. 01 hath been burned in the hand with the letter H. 31 persons have received 650 stripes. 01 was beat while his body was like a jelly. Several were beat with pitched ropes. Five appeals made by them to England, were denied by the rulers of Boston. One thousand forty four pounds worth of goods hath been taken from them (being poor men) for meeting together in the fear of the Lord, and for keeping the commands of Christ. One now lyeth in iron-fetters, condemned to dye. Also, some considerations, presented to the King, which is in answer to a petition and address, which was presented unto him by the general court at Boston : subscribed by J. Endicot, the chief persecutor there; thinking thereby to cover themselves from the blood of the innocent.
Burrough, Edward, 1634-1662.

London: Printed for Robert Wilson, in Martins Le Grand, [1661]
Subject terms:
Quakers -- Persecutions -- New England -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A77941.0001.001

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SOME CONSIDERATIONS Presented unto the King of England, &c. BEING Partly an Answer unto a Petition and Addresse of the Gen. Court of Boston in New-England, presented un∣to the King (as is said) Feb. last, the 11th day.
A DECLARATION Of some part of the SUFFERINGS of the People of God (in scorn called QUAKERS) from the Professors in NEW-ENGLAND, Only for the Exercise of their Consciences to the Lord, and Obeying and Confessing to the TRUTH, as in his Light he had discovered it to them.
Here follovveth a brief Relation of the Bloody Sentence of Death, passed on Three of the Servants of the Lord, by John Endicot; viz. William Robinson, Marmaduke Stevenson, and Mary Dyar; And also the Manner of their Execution at Boston in New-England.
Novv Concerning the Martyrdom of these Three Servants of the Lord, I shall give a short and true Relation.
Here followeth the Copy of a Letter that Mary Dyar sent to the Rulers of Boston, after she had received the Sentence of Death.
A further Accompt concerning Mary Dyars Martyrdom.
The Words of Mary Dyar upon the Ladder.
POST-SCRIPT.