1744 October 31 (Wednesday). I went to Mr. Whipples and Deacon Newtons upon the Upton Business. Wrote to Reverend Mr. Weld and to Ensign Jonathan Wood. N.B. Serjeant Miller undertook to Convey the Letters to Mr. Jonas Warrins of Upton. Raw Cold season. Snow’d some part of the Day. Daniel How work’d for me, Ploughing up Stubble of the lower Field.
Francis Whipple of Westborough.
A selectman of Upton.
Jonas Warren was a deacon of the Upton church.
Son of Parkman’s neighbor, Hezekiah How.