1768 October 14 (Friday). Mr. Forbes and his Wife, Billy, his Wife, and Breck, left us a.m. The Oxford Company returned from Capt. Maynards and dined here; as did Mr. Cushing and his Sister. But p.m. they all left us. N.B. Miss Bridget has been with us for some Time. But now (after Tea) returns home with her Brother. N.B. Breck has made a Garden Gate and hung it with Hinges which Mr. Nurse has brought me gratis.