May 18, 1736

1736 May 18 (Tuesday).  Mr. Peres Rice was here and I read to him the Letter which the Church had <word crossed out> desired me to write to him.  I visited a Sick Child of Ithamar Bellows, and Mindwell King Sick at his House of Sore Throat and Fever.  Visited that Corner of the Town.  Reconciled [S. or I] Belknap and Jonathan Bellows.  Ithamar Bellows’s Child dyed before I returned.[1]

[1]Seth, son of Ithemore and Mary Bellows, was b. Apr. 15, 1736; d. May 18, 1736 (WVR, 18, 229).