September 15, 1746

1746 September 15 (Monday).  Mr. Tainter here to see my Sister and invited my Sister to spend a few Days at their House.  Mrs. Fay (Captain’s Wife) here, with a large Present, viz. a Cheese, 3 pounds Butter and Two Considerable pieces of Salt Pork.  Visited Neighbour Chamberlin’s Daughter Betty.  Had Mr. Tomlins Mare to go to Mr. Eleazer Bellows to see his Daughter Forbush[1] in her great Trouble by her Husbands Captivity and sickness of her Child.

[1]Sarah Bellows had married Phinehas Forbush.