January 24, 1776

1776 January 24 (Wednesday).  Elias tends the Barn etc.  Ben Clark being gone with Nath. Chamberlin to sled Wood.  Sent my Letter to Mr. Forbes by Mr. Elisha Forbes.  My son Samuel rode to the hither Parish of Wrentham and returned at Eve, before dark.  N.B. I walked to Mr. Springs where Culloch lives, and Seriously, affectingly admonished and warned him for his Conduct last night, for which he thanked me.  O that God would set it home upon his soul and that it might make a lasting, effectual Impression!  Widow Abigail Martyn buryed at Northborough.