1739 May 16 (Wednesday). Very Hot. Mr. Edward Barns marry’d to the widow Grace Rice. I walk’d to Deacon Tomlins with Captain Forbush. N.B. Talk with Deacon about his Children, who had been guilty of fornication.
Of Marlborough, where he and his wife continued to live.
Of Westborough. Widow of Simon Rice. Hudson, Marlborough, 315.
Samuel Forbush of Westborough.
Timothy Fay and Lydia Tomlin (or Tomblin) were married April 30, 1738. The following entry appears in the Westborough church records, February 30, 1740: “Timothy Fay and Lydia his wife offered their public Humiliations for their committing the sin of Fornication and were restor’d to Charity.”