1747 February 13 (Friday). Bright, but Windy, as it was very much last Night. Mr. Simon Tainter of Grafton here with a Letter from that Church to me requesting me to join with four other ministers viz. Reverend Messrs. Martyn, Hall, Webb and Stone, to advise them in their Difficultys. The Day appoint’d is the 24th Instant, the place of Meeting the house of Mr. Joseph Rice in Grafton. I return’d that I would endeavour to if my Family Circumstances did not prevent which they might be like to know more of by next Thursday.
Son of Deacon Simon Tainter of Westborough.
David Hall of Sutton.
Nathan Webb of Uxbridge.
Nathan Stone of Southborough.
He lived in the part of Grafton that later became the town of Millbury.