May 8, 1751

1751 May 8 (Wednesday).  Fine Weather; blessed be God!  Ebenezer and Thomas are gone to Bolton for Lime.  They have Mr. Richard Barns’s Oxen added to our own Team.  They have a tedious Journey (undertaking it in one Day) and return not till late in the Night.  Mr. Fish here and din’d with us.  Brings Letter respecting his Ordination.