Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

22.8.1653 (Monday 22 August 1653)

document 70007500

22. very wet, but gods giving indifferent fair weather. 23. and 24. I set on help and had in 8 little loads of corn, I have in about 12. jags in all. and ended my harvest very well for which mercy I desire to bless the name of my god: my boy Humphry very ill, the lord bless means for his recovery.