August 28, 1779

1779 August 28 (Saturday).  Lt. Townsend here to get a Dismission for himself and Wife.[1]  The Front Wall of the East yard next the Road, built out to the Fence that turns up to the House.  A Barrel of Cyder made at Lieut. Jon. Grout’s.

[1]Nathan and Sarah Townsend were dismissed to Fitzwilliam, “his wife having removd their Dwelling to Fitz William, and desird Dismission to the Church there, their Request was Voted, and that they be recommended to their Acceptance.”  Westborough Church Records, Aug. 29, 1779.