Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

12.5.1651 (Monday 12 May 1651)

document 70005720

12. Mrs Wm Harlakenden sick of the smallpox took them with a conceit of a keepers touching her hand. I was with her when come out, but knew not of it, the lord can preserve me in the fire and water, and in him I put my trust for me and mine, and I hope he will do it.