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In 1752, Great Britain and the American colonies switched from the Julian Calendar to the Gregorian Calendar, which we use today in a slightly updated form.
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Daily Archives: June 28, 1736
1736 June 28 (Monday). I rode into the South Part of the Town. Bought Quarter of Veal of Neighbour James Fay, thinking that Some Ministers would call to Morrow in their Journey to Leicester to Ordination.