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" Crispinus and Crispianus were brethren, born at Rome ; from whence they travelled to Soissons in France, about the year 303, to propagate the Christian religion ; but because they would not be chargeable to others for their maintenance, they exercised... "
Dictionary of dates, and universal reference - Page 156
by Joseph Timothy Haydn - 1845 - 80 pages
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, in Ten Volumes: King Henry V ...

William Shakespeare - 1823
...in France, about the year 303, to propagate the Christian religion ; but becau-e they would not fce chargeable to others for their maintenance, they exercised...; but the governor of the town discovering them to he Christians, ordered them to be beheaded about the year 303. From which time, the shoemakers made...
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Grose's Classical Dictionary of Th Vulgar Tongue: Revised and Corrected ...

Francis Grose - English language - 1823 - 245 pages
...they travelled to Soissons, in France, about the year 303, to propagate the Christian religion ; but, because they would not be chargeable to others for their maintenance, they exercised the trade of .hoeinakers : the governor of the town, discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded,...
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Grose's Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue: Revised and Corrected ...

Francis Grose, Pierce Egan - English language - 1823 - 242 pages
...Soissons, in France, about the year 303, to propagate the Christian religion ; but, because they would uot be chargeable to others for their maintenance, they exercised the trade of shoemakers : the governor of the town, discovering them to be Christians, ordered then to be beheaded, about the...
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A New Universal Biography, Containing Interesting Accounts, Volume 2

John Platts - Biography - 1825
...travelled to Soissons in France, about AD 303, to propagate the Christian religion, and that they might not be chargeable to others for their maintenance,...discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded ; from which time the shoe-makers have claimed them as their tutelar saints. HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY....
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A New Universal Biography: Forming the first volume of series

John Platts - Biography - 1825
...travelled to Soissons in France, about AD 303, to propagate the Christian religion, and that they might not be chargeable to others for their maintenance,...discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded ; from which time the shoe-makers have claimed them as their tutelar saints. ' HISTORY AND...
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King Richard II. King Henry IV, part 1. King Henry IV, part 2. Henry V

William Shakespeare - 1826
...from whence they travelled to Soissons, in France, about the year 303, to propagate Christianity, but because they would not be chargeable to others for...maintenance, they exercised the trade of shoemakers ; the governor of the town discovering them to be Christiansy ordered them to be beheaded, Hence they...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Richard II. Henry IV, pt. 1-2 ...

William Shakespeare - 1826
...they would not be chargeable to others for their maintenance, they exercised the trade of shoemakers ; the governor of the town discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded. Hence they have become the patron saints of shoemakers. The vigil is the evening before the...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...they travelled to Soissons, in France, about the year 303, to propagate the Christian religion ; but because they would not be chargeable to others for...discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded about the year 303." Wheatley's Rational Illustration, folio edit. p. 76. — GREY. What feats...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1839
...they travelled to Soissoni iu France, about the year 303, to propagate the christian religion ; but because they would not be chargeable to others for...discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded about the year 303. From which time, the shoemakers made choice of them for their tutelar...
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The origin of the Fasts and festivals of the Church, arranged according to ...

Fasts and feasts - 1843
...about the year 303, to propagate Christianity; and because they would not be chargeable to others, they exercised the trade of shoemakers. But the governor...discovering them to be Christians, ordered them to be beheaded. The shoemakers have from that time made choice of them for their tutelary saints. 28tt.—ST....
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