1736 November 10 (Wednesday). Mr. John Barrett of Cambridge (who is published (as I hear) to Sister Ruth) came up. Lucy considerably recover’d. Received a Letter from Brother Samuel per Mr. Josiah Rice informing that Mrs. H______ B______ had been better, but took a Vomit last Friday, and since that time was not better. This was Sad News at the Preparation for the Thanksgiving. David wrought at Mr. A. Hardy’s.
John Barrett mar. Ruth, daughter of Samuel Champney, Sr., of Cambridge, May 5, 1737 (CVR, 2:26). John d. Nov. 16, 1754, a. 49; Ruth d. Dec. 25, 1768, a. 61. y. (CVR, 2:462, 463).