Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

9.2.1675 (Tuesday 9 February 1675)

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Feb. 9. It began to snow very much; weather, calm. Cold frosty to Feb. 24. then misling. god good to me in his bounteous provisions. Jo. Finches wife died of a dropsy strangely. suddenly in a manner. lord be the god of my health; and preserve me from all evil for I am thy dedicated one.