1776 February 2 (Friday). Mr. Davis leaves us. Mr. Thaddeus Warrin kills two young Hogs for me. Reckoned with Nat. Chamberlain for nine Days Carting Wood, and for one Day helping Mr. Nurse in Shooing my sled @ 9/ per Day. The Reckoning of Cutting the Wood, viz. how many Load or Cord, is deferred. Mr. John Fessenden was here and paid me, in Bills £67.10.0 old tenor and by Mr. Barn. Newtons Account £15.2.6 old Tenor in all, this time, £82.12.6 or £11.0.4 L.M.