1778 July 25 (Saturday). Mr. Joseph Keenes — also his Wife were here, about her Owning the Covenant tomorrow. N.B. I wrote and sent to the [illegible] Dismission of Squire Whipple and his Wife. Mr. Elisha Fish came — [Grieves?] to See his Sister Patty continuing sick. My Kinsman, Mr. William Parkman, Son of my late Nephew [illegible] having been taken at Sea, about eleven months [past?] and carryed [to?] the City of New-York, afterwards to Philadelphia, and back to New York, was now upon his way home by Land, and came to see us. He lodged here.