September 9, 1748

1748 September 9 (Friday).  Brother and sister Hicks to Sutton.  I went to see Captain Warrin and his wife who are very bad — and their son Jonathan likewise ill.  Visited also Captain Maynards Family, Six of which are ill, viz. Stephens wife and son John — Rody Smith, and Josiah Lock, Hepzibah Crosby and Hepzibah Rice.  Mr. Edwards Whipple brought home my brindled Cow, from Nichewoag Cutt.  A Great Frost last night.  Prisoners broke Jayl last night at Worcester.  A vile Woman and a man — both committed for Theft.