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What was an “alower of Society debts” in colonial America?

What was an “alower of Society debts” in colonial America?

"Alower of Society debts" - one of my ancestors held this role in Colonial America. I can find a reference to the role of "tithingman" - but not this… seems self-explanatory,…

An excavator destroys a 2,300-year-old Mayan pyramid

An excavator destroys a 2,300-year-old Mayan pyramid

In Belize, a real attack on history has occurred. An excavator has destroyed a 2,300-year-old Mayan pyramid, which was part of the Noh Mul complex, a well-known ceremonial center discovered in 1897. This news has generated great indignation among archaeologists and specialists, who automatically spoke of "ignorance and insensitivity" with which the company acted.

They prove the existence of a hitherto unknown human population

They prove the existence of a hitherto unknown human population

A DNA study carried out on the Kostenki man by experts from the Universities of Copenhagen and Cambridge among other institutions, has revealed surprising conclusions, especially the existence of a hitherto unknown population that interbred with Neanderthals more than 36,000 years ago, disappearing without leave a trace.

Tombstone Of Marcus Lollius Primitius

Tombstone Of Marcus Lollius Primitius

Tombstone of a sailor in the Roman fleet at Misenum, raised by his wife Valeria Primilia. It records that he was Italian born (Roman citizen) and that he died at the age of 35 after having served in...

XIII Scientific Meeting of the FEHM

XIII Scientific Meeting of the FEHM

At the Faculty of Geography and History of Seville, the XIII scientific meeting of the FEHM will take place from June 4 to 6, 2014, where issues related to international trade as well as the life and culture of Spain that take place during the Modern Age.

Fifty-nine-year-old Satchel Paige pitches three innings

Fifty-nine-year-old Satchel Paige pitches three innings

On September 25, 1965, the Kansas City Athletics start ageless wonder Satchel Paige in a game against the Boston Red Sox. The 59-year-old Paige, a Negro League legend, proved his greatness once again by giving up only one hit in his three innings of play.Leroy Page was born on July 7, 1906, in Mobile, Alabama.