July 12, 1759

1759 July 12 (Thursday).  Visit Mrs. Nurse and borrowed her Chair to go to Boston next week.  Neighbour Zebulun Rice Sends a son with a Team to cart in a small Jagg of Hay from the Island.  Some of my Children are drooping — at Times Samme, John, Hannah.  We have the Melancholly Account of the Hurricane the Night before last at Leicester by which the House of Mr. [blank] Lynde was blown to pieces with [blank] persons in it.  The particulars of the Damage not yet known here.