1780 April 24 (Monday). Mr. Hez. Maynard of Marlborough here; as was Mr. Simon How. Afterwards came Mr. Joseph Mottey, a preacher at Marlborough, with Mr. Elijah Brigham. They dined here. Mrs. P. walked to see her Cousen Maynard and tarried there. N.B. James Hopkins of Mansfield came to let himself, and he lodged here. I have made him the best Offer I could.