September 28, 1758

1758 September 28 (Thursday).  Mr. Francis Whipple and his wife having Some time ago invited and engaged us to visit poor languishing Silas Knowlton, Son of Mr. Abraham Knowlton, my Wife and I rode there to Day.  Visit Several Familys upon the way — dine at Mr. Knowltons — return at Eve.  Found Mrs. Lydia Mathews, lately Lydia Bowman, here on Examination and lodges with us.