214. William H. W. Barnwell death notice -- 1863

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    [written in pencil:] (Feb 18 63?) Intelligence has just been received by Flag of Truce of the death of the Rev W H Barnwell Rector of St Peters Church Charleston, at the residence of his brother in law Henry Flanders Esq Germantown-- Pennsylvania, on the 17th day of February in this 57th year of his age Far from home and Kindred from the fields of his former ministry and from the State he loved so well-- yet not Soothed in his brief gentle decline by loved and familiar hands, in the full possession of all his powers and in the blessed [illegible] of a [dear?] and abiding faith, a peace [illegible] [illegible] understanding and an assured & [illegible] [illegible] hope the soul of this faithful servant and soldier of Christ passed to its eternal reward. Though placed in the[End Page 1] Providence of God in the midst of his Country's Political animosity [illegible] for a time to have suspended its [fury?] and [illegible] [have?] to [have?] buried [its?] [illegible] [illegible: in?] his grave, [illegible] [has?] most of a large assembly of [the?] Clergy [illegible] of the City of Philadelphia. [illegible] attended by Bishops of the Diocese Eight of [his?] brothers in the [bonds?] of a [illegible] [illegible:] [illegible] his [illegible] [illegible: remain?] to the tomb, His [dust?] [is?] [gathered?] for a while. in the church of the [illegible] [close?] to that of his friend and fellow [laborer?] in the [cause?] of Gods [illegible] in [So?] [Carolina?] [illegible] [illegible] [James?] [II.?] [Fowles?]. His spirit. -- the [illegible] [released?] happy [illegible] spirit! oh how it [Exalts?] in the presence & [small?] [illegible] [illegible] [of?] [his?] [Saviour?] [&?] his God[End Page 2]
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    [written in pencil:] (Feb 18 63?) Intelligence has just been received by Flag of Truce of the death of the Rev W H Barnwell Rector of St Peters Church Charleston, at the residence of his brother in law Henry Flanders Esq Germantown-- Pennsylvania, on the 17th day of February in this 57th year of his age Far from home and Kindred from the fields of his former ministry and from the State he loved so well-- yet not Soothed in his brief gentle decline by loved and familiar hands, in the full possession of all his powers and in the blessed [illegible] of a [dear?] and abiding faith, a peace [illegible] [illegible] understanding and an assured & [illegible] [illegible] hope the soul of this faithful servant and soldier of Christ passed to its eternal reward. Though placed in the[End Page 1] Providence of God in the midst of his Country's Political animosity [illegible] for a time to have suspended its [fury?] and [illegible] [have?] to [have?] buried [its?] [illegible] [illegible: in?] his grave, [illegible] [has?] most of a large assembly of [the?] Clergy [illegible] of the City of Philadelphia. [illegible] attended by Bishops of the Diocese Eight of [his?] brothers in the [bonds?] of a [illegible] [illegible:] [illegible] his [illegible] [illegible: remain?] to the tomb, His [dust?] [is?] [gathered?] for a while. in the church of the [illegible] [close?] to that of his friend and fellow [laborer?] in the [cause?] of Gods [illegible] in [So?] [Carolina?] [illegible] [illegible] [James?] [II.?] [Fowles?]. His spirit. -- the [illegible] [released?] happy [illegible] spirit! oh how it [Exalts?] in the presence & [small?] [illegible] [illegible] [of?] [his?] [Saviour?] [&?] his God[End Page 2]
Title:
214. William H. W. Barnwell death notice -- 1863
Date:
1863
Description:
Handwritten draft noting the death of William H. W. Barnwell, possibly for publication. 1863.
Collection:
Barnwell Family Papers
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Manuscripts
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Barnwell family
Shelving Locator:
Mss 0110
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
600 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL scanner, Archival Master is a tiff.
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