From Port Stephens, New South Wales.
Stephens, Ecclesiastical Statutes, i.
Stephens, Ecclesiastical Statutes (1845); H.
Of the Church of England; Frere's volume in Stephens' and Hunt's series; Cambridge Mod.
Samuel Stephens Peter Carteret.
Stephens (London, 1895).
Frere's volume in Stephens and Hunt's Church History;.
ALEXANDER HAMILTON STEPHENS (1812-1883), American statesman, vice-president of the Confederate States during the Civil War, was born in Wilkes (now Taliaferro) county, Georgia, on the 11th of February 1812.
Stephens and other Whigs of the South then chose Daniel Webster, but a little later they joined the Democrats.
In 1854 Stephens helped to secure the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Bill.
Stephens headed the Confederate commission to the peace conference at Hampton Roads in February 1865.
Stephens (Philadelphia, 1908); R.
Stephens (Philadelphia, 1878; new ed., 1883); and Henry Cleveland, Alexander H.
Stephens in Public and Private, with Letters and Speeches (Philadelphia, 1866).
Stephens, Governor Joseph E.
The Life of Horne Tooke, by Alexander Stephens, is written in an unattractive style and was the work of an admirer only admitted to his acquaintance at the close of his days.
Stephens, Life and Letters of E.
Pio Perez (in Stephens, Incidents of Travel in Yucatan) and in the remarkable 16th century Relation de las cocas de Yucatan by Diego de Landa, published by Brasseur de Bourbourg (Paris, 1864).
In 1817 the Mississippi Territory was divided; the western portion became the state of Mississippi, and the eastern the territory of Alabama, with St Stephens, on the Tombigbee river, as the temporary seat of government.
Stephens, Whigs, and Howell Cobb, a Democrat, upon their return from Washington, contended that the Compromise was a great victory for the South, and in a campaign on this issue secured the election of such delegates to the state convention (at Milledgeville) of 1850 that that body adopted on the 10th of December, by a vote of 237 to 19, a series of conciliatory resolutions, since known as the " Georgia Platform, " which declared in substance: (1) that, although the state did not wholly approve of the Compromise, it would " abide by it as a permanent adjustment of this sectional controversy," to preserve the Union, as the thirteen original colonies had found compromise necessary for its formation; (2) that the state " will and ought to resist, even (as a last resort) to the disruption of every tie that binds her to the Union," any attempt to prohibit slavery in the Territories or a refusal to admit a slave state.
Stephens was about the only prominent political leader who contended that Lincoln's election was insufficient ground for such action.
Stephens James S.
Stephens (Philadelphia, 1878), and Louis Pendleton, Life of Alexander H.
Stephens (Philadelphia, 1907); P. A.
In this false allocation, James Francis Stephens also in 1826 acquiesced (Gen.
Stephens, The Old Northern Runic Monuments (London and Copenhagen, 1866-1901); W.
Stephens, Constitutional View of the War between the States (Philadelphia, 1868-1870); J.
Stephens, Constitutional View of the War Between the States (Philadelphia, 1868-1870); and A.
From its mouth, opposite Saint Stephens, New Brunswick, with which it is connected by bridges.
Stephens (London, 1871), R.
Stephens, History of the English Church (1901).
The first Englishman who actually visited India was Thomas Stephens in 1579.
Stephens (2 vols., 1878).
Stephens that the Ruthwell Cross, on which a portion of the poem is inscribed in runes, bore on its top-stone the name "Cadmon"; 2 but, according to Professor W.
BR.) 2 Stephens read the inscription on the top-stone as Cadmon mce faucepo, which he rendered "Cadmon made me."
Stephens), Hertig Fredrik of Normandie (ed.
Morse Stephens, Portugal, 4th ed., with additional chapter on the reign of D.
Stephens, Handbook to the Runic Monuments (London, 1884), p. 203; F.
Jervis Bay, Port Jackson, Broken Bay and Port Stephens, and several others of minor importance.