Henry Sewall's Diary
Sewall, Henry
1776 - 1842
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 Apr 21-Apr 30, 1788   May 1-May 10, 1788 



April 21 through April 30, 1788

  April, 1788.        Hallowell.
  between him & Isaac Savage 2.d and proceeded to view the premises -- dined at Mr. Woodward's, and returned to Mr. Pollard; where we completed our award -- in which we valued the said land (being part of lot 29. on the 2 mile west side of Kinnebec) at 16 / p/acre, &c., &c.,

Tuesday 22.

Wedsday 23. ______ Sat in reference with Colo. Howard on a dispute between Colo. North & Mr. Elijah Davis respecting their accounts. In our award we curtailed Colo. North's 15£ &c..
Thursday 24. ______Recd. a letter from my Parents by Jno. Bradbury, dated 19. inst.
Friday 25. Went to Badcock's Mill & had 5900 Board laid off for me on Jermh Badcock's account.
Saturday 26. Mr. Chace hewed some fence Posts for me. [Began the Bible the second time in course].
  Yesterday W. T. Lewall sued Mr. Foster on an account for house hire, &c.
Sunday 27. Met at my house.
Monday 28. Met [the Selectman] at my house to make the Highway rate.
Tuesday 29. Met again.
Wedsday 30.

Met again, except Capt.Carr.