January 4, 1744

1744 January 4 (Wednesday).  Nathan Maynard, Daniel Bellows,[1] Benjamin Whipple[2] and [blank] came and got me a present Supply of wood.  P.M. Colonel Nahum Ward[3] here.  Seems to have a Concern about Religion.  At Eve Abner Maynard[4] of Shrewsbury here and brought me a Token of respect from the Society I had lately preach’d to in that town.  20 shillings old Tenor from these Lads.

[1]Son of Eleazer Bellows.

[2]Son of Francis Whipple.

[3]Of Shrewsbury.

[4]Son of Sergeant Simon Maynard, one of the founders of the Shrewsbury church.