1737 March 28 (Monday). Lydia worse, having a bad Ague in her face and it threw her wholly by; but it was so ordered in Providence, that Deborah Ward came to see us and she served us.
Adjournment of Town Meeting. N.B. Brother Hicks had been chosen Constable, but gets off by virtue of a Commission to be Deputy Sheriff. (David Baverick diets here).
Walett: Lydia Champney, the sister of Parkman’s first wife.
Walett: John Hicks, Parkman’s brother-in-law by his first marriage.