X. Birth of a Son of John V. Davis, born by Mehitable
Peirc, her first Born. XX.
a rainy Day. I was Calld at the first hour to See mrs Mehettable
Peirce who was in Labour, and was Safe Deld at 7h
morn of a very fine Son which Shee Declared was begoton
by John Varsal Davis Esqr. this Shee positively affirmd in the
Extremity of her illness, in presenc of the wife of Jon a
Ballard who with Hosea Houland were my assistants in the Case.
the latter was Stept into an other room when I Examined my Patient.
mrss Tetcomb was Calld but did not arive till
after the Birth of the Child. mrss Burtun and the
Father of the Child Came to See them aftern. I receivd
24/ as a reward and returnd home. mr Ballard went up and acompanied
|at Son Jonas. Birth 17th. I receivd
24/ as a reward.