Mother Ann

Mother Ann

See Lee, Ann.
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An elder was likewise there, who had made a pilgrimage of a thousand miles from a village of the faithful in Kentucky, to visit his spiritual kindred, the children of the sainted mother Ann. He had partaken of the homely abundance of their tables, had quaffed the far-famed Shaker cider, and had joined in the sacred dance, every step of which is believed to alienate the enthusiast from earth, and bear him onward to heavenly purity and bliss.
Finally, when the infirmities of Father Ephraim had admonished him to seek a successor in his patriarchal office, he thought of Adam and Martha, and proposed to renew, in their persons, the primitive form of Shaker government, as established by Mother Ann. They were to be the Father and Mother of the village.
In his youth he had been a dissolute libertine, but was converted by Mother Ann herself, and had partaken of the wild fanaticism of the early Shakers.
And a blessing be upon your labors; so that the time may hasten on, when the mission of Mother Ann shall have wrought its full effect,--when children shall no more be born and die, and the last survivor of mortal race, some old and weary man like me, shall see the sun go down, nevermore to rise on a world of sin and sorrow!"
As a young child, Anna was inspired by her mother Ann Reeves Jarvis.
Special thanks to Michelle Hawkinson, her mother Ann, Heather Robinson, Amy Oldroyd, "Tiny Tots" and all other classes, you were magnificent.
The J1 student's mother Ann has flown to the States to be at his bedside.
Her mother Ann Ming made the gruesome discovery weeks later and Dunlop was arrested.
It was first celebrated in 1908 in Grafton, West Virginia, when Anna Jarvis held a memorial for her mother Ann Reeves Jarvis who, in turn, many years earlier had founded Mothers' Day Work Clubs in five cities.
He is survived by his mother Ann Marie Brown-Mitchell and her husband Darryl, father James Brown, sister Ashton Brown and brother Derrick Mitchell, maternal grandmother Jeanine Dion and paternal grandmother Barbara Brown.
Neil, whose mother Ann Montini - also a showbiz writer - still lives in the town, is often referred to as the "Showbiz Oracle."
Washington, April 28 ( ANI ): President Barack Obama revealed, during a town hall meeting at the University of Malaya, that he regrets not having spent more time with his mother Ann Dunham.