Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

7.4.1655 (Saturday 7 April 1655)

document 70008530

7. heard of Mrs Stebbings sad affliction in her only child, who was with child by a base fellow, 7 months gone, and not discovered by them, but all that time she and they treating with another; a person I judged sober, and proposed her to a good match, but we had done long before