November 16, 1756

1756 November 16 (Tuesday).  Billy has his Brothers Oxen and a Yoke of Mr. D. Hardy’s, and Nathan Kenny helps him in ploughing; and in harrowing in Rye, in the field behind the Meeting House.  Mr. Aaron Nurse sows the Grain.  N.B. Samuel Hicks here.  Dines with us; and informs me that his Father is at Worcester; and, as he expressed it, has taken the Strong Fort there.