Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

31.1.1653 (Monday 31 January 1653)

document 70007055

31. Mrs Brackly sent for me, I went to her, and did her business she desired, the lord give me a heart to pity and be helpful to the widow and fatherless, whom in this matter I did desire to eye. I promised Gains Colne men to help them the next Lords day. Mr R.H. gave me a token of his love.