January 14, 1746

1746 January 14 (Tuesday).  Our Company prosecuted their Journey to Boston.  Sent Thome to Dr. Gotts and Mr. Britons.[1]  Dr. Gott came, but my Wife was better.  Thanks to God!  Neighbour Samuel Hardy came late a.m. to Swingle Flax.  P.M. he join’d with a Number that were here to get me some Wood, for Lieutenant Tainter and Neighbour Samuel Harrington were here yesterday while I was absent, and rigg’d up my Sled, and they Two, with Neighbour Hezekiah Pratt (who brought a Team of Oxen), Beriah Rice, and Eleazer Rice, came and got me a Pile of Wood.  N.B. Neighbour Sam Hardy join’d them.  P.M. At Eve we sent for Suse home from Captain Maynards.

[1]John Britain of Marlborough.