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July 6, 1788, Sunday

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Cloudy. my Self & Parthena & Dolly tarried at home; we had roast veal for Dinner & Bakt Some Pumpkin pies, mrs Young from Sandy river here. mr Savage & wife Drank Tea here. they have been to See mrs Foster; find her very Low. mr Williams much the Same as he has been. we hear mrs Hains & mrs Pullin are Both like to recover.   I have been at home. Son Town was here yesterday, he was after Doct Wilms for Capt Haills Child.  
 

 

July 8, 1788, Tuesday

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Very heavy Showers. mr Ballard went to Pownalboro Coart. I am informd by mrs Weston yt the wife of Joseph Foster Expird this morn at 2 O Clok. Clarrisa Barton Left here for home attended by mr Scenter. I went to see mr Williams & tarried all night.   at Wilmss. mrs LiverMoore Deld of a Son by Doct Coney at 11 Evng. Death mrs Foster.  
 

 

July 17, 1788, Thursday

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Clear. I Came home from Wmss at 3h morn; went to Bed & Slept. mr Ballard is returnd from Coart. I combd flax. The girls all went to Thos Hinklys. I went to Wilmss; he is very restless. John North and Eliphelet Robbins watch there.   at Wilmss, Doct Welch there.  
 

 

July 19, 1788, Saturday

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Clear. Broth Barton here; took Breakfast. old mrs Cowen Dind. Jabizh workt here. I went to Wilmss at 3h pm; he had a very ill Turn. we were aprehensive he was Expireing, but revivd. I Came home at 10h Evn. Doct Barton Came here at 10h Evn, tarries here.   I was at Nr Wilmss
 

 

July 20, 1788, Sunday

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X. Birth Isaac Hardins Son. XX.

Clear. Doct Barton & others took Breakfast here. I was Calld to Isaac Hardins wife in travil. Calld to mrs Williams to hear from her Husband, he is near Expireing; found mrs Hardn poorly. Shee was Safe Deld of a fine Son at 11h & 1/2 Evn. I tarried all night.   at mr Hardins. Smith & [Cloe] Cleark Published. Spoke with mrs Wilms.  
 

 

July 25, 1788, Friday

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Clear Except a Shower. mr Carr & mr Page here fixing to take the Valluation. I went to See mrs Williams, her Child is much as Shee has been. Revd mr Foster was there; informs his Lady is poorly. Doct Colman went to See her.   I was at wido Williamss
 

 

July 31, 1788, Thursday

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Clear. I tended the yarn. the Girls finisht putting our flax. mrs Pain Andrews & Stuteley Springars wife here, Benn Bisbees wife and Lidia also. the girls went to mrs Williamss. Doct Barton here Bound for Boston, mr Low with him.   I was at home. Briant Fletchers wife Delivd of a Son.  
 

 

August 2, 1788, Saturday

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Clear. I hurt my foot with a plank. mr Ballard wrote to Broth Collins & went to Cobasa to Carry it to Doct Barton for Conveyance. mrs Woodward here; her Son no Better. my Dat Hannah is very unwell. I hear mrs Foster is no better.   I have been at home.  
 

 

August 5, 1788, Tuesday

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Showers. I went to See mrs Foster; her Breast is Easier. mrs North is Better; mr Savage, his wife & Polly, Drank Tea; hannah Woodward also. I rode to Theops Hamlins. Calld at Doct Colmans.   I was at mr Fosters. Calld at Wdo Wilmss
 

 

August 26, 1788, Tuesday

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a rainy Day. I was Calld by Doct Colman to See his Lady in Labour. Shee Calld her women at Evin.   at the 7th hour at Dr Colmans.  
 

 

August 27, 1788, Wednesday

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XX. Birth Doct Colmans Son. XX.

at Doct Colmans. his Lady was Safe Deld of a fine Son at 3h morn. he went to visit mr Moses Sewalls Lady; found her very Dangerous. brot his nurs & I returnd at ye 9th h morn. Left mother & Child Cleverly. I took a nap of Sleep & went to mrs Williamss & returnd at Evnn. the Girts took a walk with Belsy Chever.   at Dos & at widow Williamss.  
 

 

September 5, 1788, Friday

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Clear. I went to Doct Colmans at 1h pm, his Child Expird at 4. I put on the grave Cloaths and tarried till 7. Colo North and Lady there. I found mrs Williams & mrs Harris here at my return. I Sett up till very late to finish Hannahs Stockins.   Death of Doct Colmans infant. I was there. Dolly finisht her web, 44-1/2 yds. Beniah Ingirham had a son born.  
 

 

September 6, 1788, Saturday

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Clear. I attended funeral of Doct Colmans infant. Calld at mrs Williamss, find her very sick. the Doct gave her a Puke. I tarrd all night.   Funeral of mrs Springer & Doct Colmans infant. I attendid ye latter.  
 

 

September 19, 1788, Friday

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Cloudy. I was Calld to see mrs Colman; tarried all day. her Sister Left her bound for Nuberg. the Bridg over this Crick was finisht ys Day. Elisabeth Knowland Came to the Doct s to Nurs mrs Colman.   I was at Doct Colmans.  
 

 

September 29, 1788, Monday

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Clear. I went to See mr Childss Son who is unwell. I went as far as mr Edsons. Came home at 2 pm. Broth Moore here. I went afterward to old mr Isaac Savages. Came home at Eving. I Calld at Doct Colmans; his Lady made me a presant of a Cap.   at mr Childs. Dolly finished weaving the Check, 39-2/1 [sic] yds. mr Parmers Son at winthrop Expird of a feavor.  
 

 

October 10, 1788, Friday

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Cloudy. I have been at home. mr Bald been to Doct Coneys. mr Learned Came here. Betsy Chever here.   at home.  
 

 

October 22, 1788, Wednesday

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Clear. I went to mr Westons, his Lady Lent me X[/6]X. [ ] Doct Colmans had one thousand of Shingles. a number of young Ladys here at Evinng. mr Learned Sleeps here.    
 

 

November 2, 1788, Sunday

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Clear & Pleast. I Stayed at home. the rest of ye famely went to meeting. Doct Whitaker performd. mr Ballintine & his wife here all Day & Sleep here. Polly Bisbe here ys Evng.   at home.  
 

 

December 6, 1788, Saturday

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Clear. I have been at home mending mr Ballards Great Coat. Polly Wheeler Sleeps here. mr Cragg & Thos Davis took their Sartificates.   at home. mr Balrd been to Doct Coneys.  
 

 

December 8, 1788, Monday

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Cloudy. mr Ballard went to Doct Coneys foren. I went to See mrs Sprage aftn. mrs Hamlin here to warp a piece. Parthena has a soar throat. Polly is not so full of pain as Shee was yesterDay.   I went to Wilm Sprages.  
 

 

December 9, 1788, Tuesday

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Snowd & raind. we were boiling Soap. mr Ballard went to meet Select Gent men. David Learned Sleeps here. Polly Whealer is very unwell. Doct Coney Came to see her, Left her Some remidies. wodwd Allin here to work, he Came yester Day. I receivd 4 lb Chocolat of Ephm Cowen for assisting his wife ys 4th inst.   I have [been] at home. Snowd.  
 

 

December 14, 1788, Sunday

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Clear, not very Cold. I tarried at home. Colo Howard Came to see Polly Whealor, brot her Some Sugar. Shee Gave him an order on Moses Hastin for her wages Due. Doct Colman here also. brot [  ] & Bisquits. wido Wilms & Charlotte Cool here at Eving. Capt Savage & Lady & Isaac Savage, mr PresCott Supt here.   I have been at home. mr Foster Preacht from 1 Corint h 11 & 1 vers.  
 

 

December 15, 1788, Monday

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rainy foren, Clear aft. mr Ballard is unwell. Polly is not So well as Shee has been. Doct Coney Calld to See her. mrs Hamlin here to warp a web. the Girls been to wido Willimss. Charlotte here at Evng. I have been at home.   I was at home.  
 

 

December 25, 1788, Thursday

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Clear & Cold. mr Ballard went to Doct Coneys. I have been at home; finisht Parthena a pair of Stockins. Shee & Dolly went to mr Hamlins, Jona to Capt Agrys. mr Savage & wife here.   at home. Christmas.  
 

 

December 28, 1788, Sunday

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Cloudy & Dark. mr Ballard went & put up the publishments of Benn Prescot & Polly Hinkly & mc alister & Elizabeth Carver. Parthena is unwell. I gave her Some pills. Shee took one in a spoon full of Beer. the wind mett it & Shee was so Strangled Shee turnd Black in her face & almost lost her Breath.   I was at home. Parthena unwell. I wrote to Hann h & Doct Barton, Send by Esqr Coney.  
 

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