May 18, 1774

1774 May 18 (Wednesday).  Breck Sends a Team to Providence and p.m. goes himself.  Mr. Jacob Gibbs here to request my Notes of the sermon delivered at the Fast at his House last December that it may be printed.  Tells me the Children he buryed were these following.


Relyance, in her 12th year, dyed Nov. 25, 1773.

Jacob, in his 10th — dyed Dec. 10.

John, in his 19th — Dec. [1?]5.

Sarah, in her 17th — Dec. 17.

Jerusha, in her 14th — Dec. 22, the Day of the Fast.

Lydia, in her 8th — Dec. 24

Elisha, in his 6th — Dec. 29.