1744 August 29 (Wednesday). Major Jones with his Chain Men accompany’d by Mr. Miller, Deacon Forbush and Beriah Rice, are come, in their measuring, to my gate, and thence proceed to the South Eastward to go down to Mr. Belknaps Corner. At Eve I visited Captain Forbush who grows worse, yet sleeps very much Day and Night.
James Miller of Westborough.
Son of Edmund Rice, an original settler.