September 27, 1738

1738 September 27 (Wednesday).  Rainy again, and continued all Day very Wett.  Arbitrators of the Affair between old Mr. Maynard[1] and Brother Hicks met today.  Scil. Colonel Wards[2] of Southborough, Captain Williams[3] of Marlborough, and Captain Eager[4] of Westborough.

[1]David Maynard.

[2]William Ward, justice of the peace and holder of several town offices,

[3]Abraham Williams, Parkman’s brother-in-law.

[4]James Eager.