July 24, 1751

1751 July 24 (Wednesday).  Ebenezer got home another Load of Hay from the Meadow, got in Barley etc.  Cousen Proctor[1] to Oxford in the Morning.  As we rose from Dinner came my Brother Parkman and having refresh’d himself began to assist me in putting my Glass into the Sashes.  N.B. He informs me that my Cousen Oliver[2] has lost her Alexander and that Samuel Bradshaw junior[3] lies very Sick.

[1]Parkman’s niece, Mrs. Samuel Proctor.

[2]Parkman’s niece, Mrs. Edward Oliver.

[3]The son of Parkman’s niece, Mrs. Samuel Bradshaw.