1744 March 5 (Monday). Town Meeting. I pray’d with them. Sent in a Letter to the Town concerning their making so Slender a provision for my Support this Year, and sent a writing to the Moderator praying him in my name to notifie the people of the Communion next Lords Day, and a Sermon to be tomorrow to young people on the north side of the Town. N.B. I Sent another Letter (which I prepar’d last week) to Reverend Mr. Prentice of Grafton per Mr. Benjamin Winchester. Mr. Jonathan Burnap here and din’d with us. N.B. Reckon’d with Captain Maynard — fell in his Debt £9 old Tenor. N.B. The Middle of the Town so much the Lead at this Meeting as that the Select Men were Captain Warrin, Captain Baker, Deacon Newton, Captain Maynard, Lieutenant Forbush. N.B. Thomas Winchester here at Evening but no agreement yet.
Daniel Warrin, an original settler.
Edward Baker, an original settler.
Thomas Forbush, Jr.