1738 June 2 (Friday). Visited in divers places but particularly was at Mr. Thomas Tylers. N.B. Discourse of Mr. Pierponts Circumstances and Affairs at New Haven. P.M. My honored and aged Mother undertook the journey to Westborough with me, my wife riding Single and my mother behind me. We proceeded as far as Father Champney’s at Cambridge and lodged there, but were oblig’d to leave poor Ebenezer behind at Boston.
(Harvard 1730). A Boston merchant. Sibley, VIII, 791-793.
James Pierpont, Jr., son of the late Reverend James Pierpont (Harvard 1681) of New Haven.