Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

26.9.1650 (Thursday 26 September 1650)

document 70005225

26. a messenger with me from Cambridge to acquaint me with the sickness of Mr Richard Harlakenden , I went down to his father , he was very much composed in spirit, for which I rejoice, he sent to Cambridge, I had offers of an usher I demurred thereupon until the spring. my school lands ordered to pay taxes which will be 7li. a year to my hindrance,