January 8, 1781

1781 January 8 (Monday).  Lieut. Levi Brigham from Fitz-William.  I wrote by him to my son Alex.  Mr. Curtis goes on his Journey towards Newbury-Port.  And my son Breck for Boston.  N.B. James Cammet, a poor beggar, very religious and talkative.  N.B. Josiah Brigham has undertaken to learn Latin, and comes to be at Brecks, but under his Brother Elijah’s Tuition.  Town Meeting about raising [Men?].