1747 March 16 (Monday). Visited Jonathan Maynard. Dr. Gott din’d with us. Meeting to choose precinct officers. Major Williams of Stockbridge lodg’d here. He was marching his Company down in order to his going to Annapolis but receiv’d Counter Orders on the Road — his men return’d back, but himself proceeding to Boston.
Ephraim Williams, the leading citizen of Stockbridge.