1736 April 13 (Tuesday). Mr. Prentice of Grafton and then Mr. Cushing, came; and we all proceeded to Southborough to Ministers Meeting. Left David Ploughing in order to sowing Some Rie. Mr. Josiah Swan Examined, and gave an Exercise on Mat. 5.14. He was approved and we gave him a Certificate. Four of us Lodged at Ensign Timothy Brighams.
Josiah Swan (1712-1777), Harvard 1733, minister of Dunstable, N.H., 1738-1746. SHG, 9:331-32.