April 15, 1756

1756 April 15 (Thursday).  Mr. Daniel Forb.’s Son Daniel with 4 Oxen and Asher Newton with 4 Oxen likewise come to cross my field behind the Meeting House.  Through a Mistake another set of Oxen did not come.  We got Mr. Zebulun Rice’s.  His son Adam came and drove: and put in my own steers.  My son Thomas assisted — and with these was accomplished a good piece of work.  Mr. Willard and young Jones at work in the Kitchin.  At Eve Willard left us: Elisha lodges here.  N.B. It was an Hot Day, and sometimes Windy.  Sarah goes to live at t’other House.