1744 May 7 (Monday). Visited Several Sick, viz. Amos Whitney, who was ill of a Rheumatism, Eli Forbush, Sick of a pleurisy, Jonathan Tainter in the Wastes of a Consumption, and daily (as tis thought) growing Worse. He has been propounded in order to admission into full Communion but has been a Journey since for his Health and it has prov’d too Much for him. Thomas picking up and burning Bushes.
Son of Nathaniel Whitney.
Eli Forbes (HC 1751), later minister of Brookfield and Gloucester.