August 19, 1774

1774 August 19 (Friday).  Alexander discovers his Trouble.  He wants 60£ Lawfull to pay Mr. John Southgate.  Mr. Roberts to Leicester.  Cullocks at the Wall.  Mr. Jonathan Grout came and informed me that his Mother dyed yesterday about 5 p.m.  A gracious woman, as I hope, and gone to Glory. The Lord grant me Grace to prepare likewise.  Wrote to Mr. John Southgate at Leicester to forbear Severity.  Alexander goes to Framingham.