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Legacy Library: Susanna Oxenbridge

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A discourse of the glory to which God hath called believers by Jesus Christ : delivered in some sermons out of the I Pet. 5 Chap. 10 ver. : together with an annexed letter by Jonathan Mitchel

A childe of light vvalking in darknesse: or A treatise shewing the causes, by which God leaves his children to distresse of conscience. The cases, wherein [God leaves his children to distresse of conscience.] The ends, for which [God leaves his children to distresse of conscience.] Together vvith directions how to come forth of such a condition: vvith other observations upon Esay 50. 10, and 11. verses by Thomas Goodwin

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The rare iewel of Christian contentment wherein is shewed, 1. What contentment is, 2. The holy art or mystery of it, 3. Several lessons that Christ teacheth to work the heart to contentment, 4. The excellencies of it, 5. The evils of murmuring, 6. The agravations of the sin of murmuring by Jeremiah Burroughs

Spiritual wisdom improved against temptation : In a sermon preached at Stepney, Septemb. 16, 1660 : and now made publick to obviate mis-representation by Matthew Mead

A commentary vpon the vvhole booke of Iudges Preached first and deliuered in sundrie lectures; since collected, and diligently perused, and now published. For the benefit generally of all such as desire to grow in faith and repentance, and especially of them, who would more cleerely vnderstand and make vse of the worthie examples of the saints, recorded in diuine history by Richard Rogers

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About meSusanna Abbit (or Abbott) Oxenbridge (d. 1696), widow of John Oxenbridge. Her maiden name is not known. As the widow of Mr. Abbit (probably of England), became the third wife of John Oxenbridge c. 1667, at the advice of "her chefest friend, Mr. Thomas Parris." She came to Boston with Oxenbridge in 1669, and was admitted to the first church with her husband on 20 January 1669/70.

In John Oxenbridge's will, he leaves her much of his estate, including money, household items, gold rings, silver pieces, and books. He notes "and this small portion of my ruined estate I desire and hope she will accept with love and satisfaction, as being more than she had from her former husband, Mr. Abbit, and more then, before marriage with me, was expected or promised, for she did then say she had enough for us both, when, by sore losses, my estate was much impaired, and I would thinke in equity she will consider that her annuity of one hundred a year will be more than I can leave to my children, and more than she was willing to follow the advice of her chefest friend, Mr. Tho. Parris, who made the mach between her and me, ...."

About my libraryOxenbridge's library as reflected here includes the books listed in her will, dated at Boston, 6 June 1695; books given to Mrs. Oxenbridge by her husband in his 1673/4 will are also included.

Notes on the books, including the people to whom Susanna left them, are included in Comments. Worth noting is that five of the eight people to whom Susanna leaves books are women.

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