September 29, 1750

1750 September 29 (Saturday).  Sam Bumpso having nobody to work with him at the Well, work’d at digging the Cellar.  Messrs. Benjamin and Noah How boarding the House.  Ebenezer work’s there also part of the Day.  Mr. Bond Cart’d 3 Load of Stones.  Lieutenant Tainter, Mr. Nat Whitney, Mr. Harrington, Aaron Warrin and [blank] dug Stones in Mr. Jonah Warrins Lot, and at Grind-Stone Hill.  I attended the Funeral of Rufus Hardy.  Mr. Haven came to my House and I went to Upton for him.  Lodg’d at Captain Hazzletons.[1]

[1]John Hazeltine, an early settler, selectman, and Representative of Upton.