1779 October 28 (Thursday). Elias goes to Worcester in the Room of Mr. Elijah Brigham to fetch the Spy in his stead. He brings it, and contains Mr. Daniel Adams’ Caution to all people not to trust his Wife. P.M. by desire I rode to Mr. Andrews’ and marryed Stephen Fay to Betty Andrews and John Warren to Anna Forbush. N.B. A great deal of Company and a plentiful Entertainment. We Sung part of Ps. 45. N.B. In administering the Covenant, I made a Mistake in mentioning the Names of the Brides. When I came home, found here my Kinsman Bryant, and her Daughter, Mrs. Pearn Atwell, and her little Girl, Pearn, in a Chaise. Timothy also came to wait on his Mother and Sister. They lodged here.
See Massachusetts Spy, Oct. 28, Nov. 5, 11, 25, Dec. 2, 1779.