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Birth:1648
Death:1729
Name:Capt Joseph Wadsworth
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Text:"... referendum. Since Capt. JosephWadsworth, one of "Jerry's" ancestors, in the 17th Century seized the Connecticut colo- nial charter and hid it in the hollow of what history has named the Char- ter Oak..."
Date:Nov 3 1931
Publication:Syracuse, New York, United States of America
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Text:"... be is ad- mirably fitted for taking moving pic- tmes of a glacier." Named for General Wadsworth. Fort Wadsworth in Now York bor is not namod for Capt. JosephWadsworth, but for Gen. James Sam- uel Wadsworth..."
Date:Aug 10 1912
Publication:Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
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Text:"... is not named for Capt. JosephWadsworth,, but for Gen. James Samuel Wadsworth of Geneseo, N. Y. General Wadsworth raised a regiment when the Civil war broke out, served with distinction, and was killed..."
Date:Aug 26 1912
Publication:Ardmore, Oklahoma, United States of America
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Text:"... in which Capt. JosephWadsworth in hid the colonial charter from British sokners ordered by King James n to take it back. The original tree was said to be years old when it toppled in a storm in Trees..."
Date:Oct 10 1996
Publication:Frederick, Maryland, United States of America
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Text:"... Andrews over to recover it He went to Hartford the following at- tended the and then demanded the charter. After it was produced and laid upon the table the lights were sud- denly and Capt. JosephWadsworth..."
Date:Apr 2 1898
Publication:North Adams, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Text:"... not know the thrilling history of the Charter Oak .which once stood -in Hartford, Conn'. jln its hollow- trunk it once held the Charter of the colony of Connecticut CaptJosephWadsworth (placed it when..."
Date:Apr 13 1928
Publication:Rock Valley, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"... the charter of the colony of Connecticut where Capt, JosephWadsworth llaeed it when the lights were suddenly extinguished on that historic occasion in 1687 when Sir Edmund Andros who had been appointed royal..."
Date:Apr 5 1928
Publication:Waunakee, Wisconsin, United States of America
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Text:"... the precious charter was gone. It was later known that Capt. JosephWadsworth, in the moment of darkness, had snatched the box containing the valuable paper and slipped outside to the shadow’ of the great oak..."
Date:Dec 27 1925
Publication:Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America
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Text:"... is not named for Capt. JosephWadsworth, but for Gen. James Samuel Wadsworth of Geneseo, N. Y. General Wadsworth raised a regiment when the Civil war broke out, served with distinction, and was killed..."
Date:Sep 11 1912
Publication:Belleville, Kansas, United States of America
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Text:"... Edmond, impatient at their delay, came in person to take it, and when advancing to secure it, as it lay upon the table, the lights were suddenly extinguished, the charter was seized by Capt. Joseph..."
Date:June 20 1857
Publication:Rockport, Indiana, United States of America
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Text:"... Xo Park Place Ohio Named for General Fort in York bar bor is not named for CaptJosephWadsworth but for Gen James Sam uel of Geneseo N Y General raised a the broke out served with distinction and waa..."
Date:Oct 1 1912
Publication:Newark, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"...-General. Wadsworth. ' Fort Wadsworth in New York harbor ia not named for Capt. JosephWadsworth, but' for Gen. James Sam-' uel Wadsworth of Geneseo, N. Y. General Wadsworth raised a regiment when the.'Civil war broke..."
Date:Feb 6 1913
Publication:Milford, Indiana, United States of America
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Text:"... Wadsworth. Fort Wadsworth in New York har bor is not named for CaptJosephWadsworth,' but for Gen. James Samuel Wadsworth of Geneseo, N. Y. General Wadsworth raised a regimen! when the Civil war broke out..."
Date:Aug 28 1913
Publication:Wakarusa, Indiana, United States of America
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Text:"... that the charter was taken under cover of darkness by Capt. JosephWadsworth nnd hidden by him In the hollow trunk Riverside. novlTdlt of a and noble oak, standing near the entrance gate of Gov. Wyliy's NORTH..."
Date:Nov 17 1916
Publication:Kennebec, Maine, United States of America
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Text:"... by CaptJosephWadsworth and hidden in the hollow trunk of the large oak. The hiding of charter, how- ever, did the colonists little Imme- diate good. If Andros had no char- ter to seize, neither had..."
Date:Aug 31 1937
Publication:Kingston, New York, United States of America
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Text:"... the candles sud denly were snuffed out and by the time they were relighted the charter had vanished It is said to have been secreted in the oak by CaptJosephWadsworth and there it remained until 1689 when..."
Date:July 23 1942
Publication:Lake Park, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"... of the paper. L'ater Itwas learoed that some admiring colonists pointed to Capt, Joseph, Wadsworth, a militia bad snatched the charter'-and borne it away to a hollow oak tree In Hart- ford, where it remained..."
Date:Mar 11 1927
Publication:Rock Valley, Iowa, United States of America
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Text:"... needles WANTED BOYS Named for General Wadsworth Fort Wadsworth in New York har bor is not named for CaptJosephWadsworth but for Gen James Sam uel Wadsworth of Geneseo N Y General Wadsworth raised..."
Date:Aug 8 1912
Publication:Massillon, Ohio, United States of America
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Text:"... for CaptJosephWadsworth but lor Gen James Sam uel Wadsworth of Geneseo N Y General Wadsworta raised a regiment when the Civil war broke out served with distinction and was killed In the battle ofthe..."
Date:Aug 16 1912
Publication:Logansport, Indiana, United States of America
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Text:"... the which was pro- longed until the candles sud- denly were snuffed out and by the time they were relighted the charter had vanished. It is said to have been secreted in the oak by Capt. JosephWadsworth..."
Date:May 13 1942
Publication:Hopewell, New Jersey, United States of America
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