A political leader at the time of the American Revolutionary War. From the time of the Stamp Act to the Declaration of Independence, he was the most effective organizer in Massachusetts of opposition to British rule.
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The attendees, who included John Adams and George Washington, set about forming a plan of governance for the new nation.
The house decays around Amelia and Samuel, their world narrows and becomes mad, undealable with.
Samuel is not weapons-obsessed because he is the kind of young boy who gravitates to wars and fighting.
Wiseman as Samuel is alternately Devil-child and a cute young kid.
He died in a car crash on the way to the hospital where she gave birth to her son, Samuel (Noah Wiseman).
We might live very comfortably together now, Mr. Samuel, eh?
Samuel Squire, bishop of St. David's died; a poetical, historical and antiquarian writer of note.
There was another personality that loomed large, in those years, on the Midland—Samuel Swarbrick, the accountant.
Here Mr. Samuel Weller, who had silently eaten his oysters with tranquil smiles, cried “Hear!”
Samuel Clarke, a famous English divine, died; celebrated also for his writings on mathematics, &c.