Samson Occom, journal, 1743 December 6 to 1748 November 29

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[note (type: abstract): Occom records his travels from 6 December 1743, to 29 November 1748.][note (type: handwriting): Occom's hand is clear and legible.][note (type: paper): Several small sheets folded into a booklet and bound with thread or twine are in good-to-fair condition, with light-to-moderate staining, creasing and wear.][note (type: ink): Dark-brown ink is faded in spots.][note (type: noteworthy): On one recto and 24 verso, there are doodles and scribbles, as well as what appear to be handwriting exercises. On one recto, an editor, likely 19th-century, adds the note: "Samson Occom's Journal from Dec.6.1743 to Nov. 29. 1748—." This note has not been included in the transcription. On four recto, the identity of Mr. B is uncertain, and so he has been left untagged. On four verso, the identity of Da– O– is uncertain, and so he has been left untagged. The latin sentence on five recto likely translates to: "My mother and her two children [or two of her children] came to remain at Mr. Wheelock’s for a time." On six recto, the identity of the "Queen" is uncertain, and so she has been left untagged. On six verso, it is uncertain as to whom "Deacon Wheelock" refers and so he has been left untagged. It is uncertain for what "D:Inst." is an abbreviation, and so it has been left unexpanded in the modernized transcription. Persons whose names are not legible have not been tagged.]

[Samſon | Samson]SamſonSamson Occom[pers0030.ocp] of  Mohegan[place0143.ocp] [illegible] [illegible]  [Eliſabeth | Elisabeth]EliſabethElisabeth  [Eliſabeth | Elisabeth]EliſabethElisabeth E [Eliſz | Elisz]EliſzElisz

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[Samſon | Samson]SamſonSamson[pers0030.ocp]
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1 December the [6th | 6th]6th6th 1743[1743-12-06]

I went to the [Revd | Rev.]RevdRev. [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]s  of Lebanon Crank[place0123.ocp] to Learn [Som^[above] e^e  ting | some thing]Som^[above] e^e  tingsome thing of the Latin tongue, and  was there about a week, and was  obliged to [illegible]Come away from  there again to Mohegan[place0143.ocp], and  [Stayd | stayed]Staydstayed [a bout | about]a boutabout Fortnight at [mohgs | Mohegan]mohgsMohegan[place0143.ocp]  and then I [return'd | returned]return'dreturned up to [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. [Whees | Wheelock's]WheesWheelock's[pers0036.ocp]  again. and [Some time | sometime]Some timesometime towards  Spring again I went home to  Mohegan[place0143.ocp], and Stayed Near  three weeks before I [return'd | returned]return'dreturned  to [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]s again. and  [Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust the [7th | 7th]7th7th A:D 1744[1744-08-07] I wen^[above] t^t  [a way | away]a wayaway from Lebanon[place0122.ocp] to [Mohegs | Mohegan]MohegsMohegan[place0143.ocp]  and I got So far as [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. [Bs | B's]BsB's at  [Norwitch | Norwich]NorwitchNorwich[place0174.ocp] that Night, [& | and]&and  In the Morning I [Sot | set]Sotset out from  thence, and I got home to  Mohegan[place0143.ocp] [Juſt | just]Juſtjust before Noon

2 [Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust the [13th | 13th]13th13th[1744-08-13]

I went from  Mohegan[place0143.ocp] to [Nahantuck | Niantic]NahantuckNiantic[place0168.ocp], and  [viſited | visited]viſitedvisited all the Indians, and I  [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned Home again to [Mohegs | Mohegan]MohegsMohegan[place0143.ocp]  in the [16th | 16th]16th16th of D [Inſtant | Instant]InſtantInstant[1744-08-16], and So  [imedeatly | immediately]imedeatlyimmediately up to [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]s  And September the [7th | 7th]7th7th[1744-09-07] we [So[illegible]t | set]So[illegible]tset  out from Lebanon[place0122.ocp] for New-  Haven[place0162.ocp], and we got there in  the [10th | 10th]10th10th of September[1744-09-10], and there  we had the ^[above] plan^plan of [Seing | seeing]Seingseeing the [Scholar^[above] s^s | scholar's]Scholar^[above] s^sscholar's  [Commi^[above] n^nſt | commencement]Commi^[above] n^nſtcommencement, and we [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned home ward again in the [12th | 12th]12th12th of [Sepr | September]SeprSeptember[1744-09-12].  and we Got home again in  the [20th | 20th]20th20th of D:[Inſtant | Instant]InſtantInstant[1744-09-20]

[Novr | November]NovrNovember the [7th | 7th]7th7th AD: 174[illegible]4[1744-11-07]

Da– O–  was taken Si[illegible]ck and I went  Down to See him in the 12  of D:[Inſtant | Instant]InſtantInstant[1744-11-12], and I [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned  again in the [17th | 17th]17th17th of D:[Inſtan^[above] t^t | instant]Inſtan^[above] t^tinstant[1744-11-17]  to the [Revd | Rev.]RevdRev. [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. [weelock | Wheelock]weelockWheelock[pers0036.ocp]'s —

Ja[illegible]nuary the [11th | 11th]11th11th AD: [1744 | 1745]17441745[1745-01-11]

I  [Sot | set]Sotset out from Lebanon[place0122.ocp] 
3 for Mohegan[place0143.ocp] and I got there  about [Sun-Set | sunset]Sun-Setsunset and the  next Day to Mothers[pers0395.ocp] at boz rah[place0389.ocp] — and in the [14th | 14th]14th14th of D[illegible] [Inſt | Instant]InſtInstant[1745-01-14]  I [return'd | returned]return'dreturned again ^[above] to^to the [Revd | Rev.]RevdRev. [Mr | Mr.]MrMr.  Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]s.

[Febry | February]FebryFebruary the [23d | 23rd]23d23rd [1744^[below] /5^/5 | 1745]1744^[below] /5^/51745[1745-02-23]

mater mea et Duo Libri Ejus  venierunt ad Dominum Wheeloc^[above] k^k[pers0036.ocp]  manere ibi Tempori,

March [ye | the]yethe  [20th | 20th]20th20th 1745[1745-03-20]

I went from [Leba | Lebanon]LebaLebanon[place0122.ocp]  to Mohegan[place0143.ocp] and I there [yt | that]ytthat  Ni[illegible]ght, and in the [4th | 4th]4th4th of  April AD: 1745[1745-04-04] [Joſeph | Joseph]JoſephJoseph [John‐ ſon | John‐ son]John‐ ſonJohn‐ son[pers0965.ocp] and I went over to Groton[place0092.ocp]  and there we Saw [Joſept | Joseph]JoſeptJoseph wa^[above] [illegible][guess (h-dawnd): u]u^[illegible][guess (h-dawnd): u]u  the [firſt | first]firſtfirst time that ever I Saw  him, and we [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned home  [a gain | again]a gainagain in the [6th | 6th]6th6th of D:[Inſtan^[above] t^t | Instant]Inſtan^[above] t^tInstant[1745-04-06]  and in the [11th | 11th]11th11th of April[1745-04-11] I [red | returned]redreturned  home [a gain | again]a gainagain up to Lebanon[place0122.ocp]  and June [24th | 24th]24th24th AD 1745[1745-06-24] I went  Down to Mohegan[place0143.ocp] and got  there [illegible]that Day ^[above] and was sick there^and was sick there, and I [retd | returned]retdreturned  again in the [14th | 14th]14th14th of July[1745-07-14] to [Leb | Lebanon]LebLebanon[place0122.ocp]

4 [Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust the [20th | 20th]20th20th 1745[1745-08-20]

I  went away from [Leb– | Lebanon]Leb–Lebanon[place0122.ocp]  to Mohegan[place0143.ocp], and I [return'd | returned]return'dreturned  to [Lebn | Lebanon]LebnLebanon[place0122.ocp] again in 23 of D  [Inſtant | instant]Inſtantinstant[1745-08-23]

[Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust the [26th | 26th]26th26th  AD: 1745[1745-08-26]

I [Sot | set]Sotset out from  [Lebn | Lebanon]LebnLebanon[place0122.ocp] for Norwich[place0174.ocp] and  from thence to Plainfield[place0394.ocp]  and So next from there to  Canterbury[place0365.ocp] and [Wedſdy | Wednesday]WedſdyWednesday I  got to Windham[place0243.ocp], and [third ſday | Thur sday]third ſdayThur sday I got home to [Lebn | Lebanon]LebnLebanon[place0122.ocp]

[Sepr | September]SeprSeptember the [7th | 7th]7th7th AD: 1745[1745-09-07]

I [Sot | set]Sotset  out from [Lebn | Lebanon]LebnLebanon[place0122.ocp] for  Mohegan[place0143.ocp] [illegible] and ^[above] got^got there  Some time before Night  And in the [10th | 10th]10th10th of [Sepr | September]SeprSeptember[1745-09-10] we  we [Sot | set]Sotset out from Mohegan[place0143.ocp]  for [Nahantuck | Niantic]NahantuckNiantic[place0168.ocp], and in  the [12th | 12th]12th12th of D:[Inſtant | Instant]InſtantInstant[1745-09-10] we ['turd | returned]'turdreturned  again to mohegan[place0143.ocp], and  in the [13th | 13th]13th13th of [Sepr | September]SeprSeptember[1745-09-13] 
5 Many of us [Sot | set]Sotset out from  Mohegan[place0143.ocp] for [Long-Isla | Long Island]Long-IslaLong Island[place0129.ocp]  and we got So far as New  London[place0164.ocp] that Night, [& | and]&and  in the Morning we [Sot | set]Sotset  Sail from there, and we  got t[illegible]o the Place of our  [Deſire | Desire]DeſireDesire in the Evening, and  Some of us [Lodg'd | lodged]Lodg'dlodged at [Quee^[above] ns^ns | queen's]Quee^[above] ns^nsqueen's  [Wigwaum | wigwam]Wigwaumwigwam that Night,  and there we were very  kindly [Entertain'd | entertained]Entertain'dentertained by all  of ['em | them]'emthem, we had Several  Meetings [togather | together]togathertogether, and  there was Some Stir amon^[above] g^g  ['em | them ]'emthem ,— And in the [18th | 18th]18th18th [Sepr | September]SeprSeptember[1745-09-18]  We all [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned home  [a gain | again]a gainagain to Mohegan[place0143.ocp], and  to Several Places where  we [belong'd | belonged]belong'dbelonged, and we didnt  get home [till | 'til]till'til ^[above] the^the [19th | 19th]19th19th of S  [Sepr | September]SeprSeptember[1745-09-19] [Some tim | sometime]Some timsometime in the  Evening, And I [illegible]went 
6  to [Lebn | Lebanon]LebnLebanon[place0122.ocp] [23d | 23rd]23d23rd of [Sepr | September]SeprSeptember[1745-09-23]

[Decer | December]DecerDecember [ye | the]yethe [16th | 16th]16th16th 1745[1745-12-16]

we [Sot | set]Sotset  out from Lebanon Crank[place0123.ocp]  for windham[place0243.ocp], and we got  there at night, and I [Lodg'd | lodged]Lodg'dlodged  at Deacon Wheelock's [yt | that]ytthat  Night, and the Next day  at windham[place0243.ocp], and in [ye | the]yethe  [18th | 18th]18th18th of [Decer | December]DecerDecember[1745-12-18] between 2 [& | and]&and 3 o'  Clock in the [after Noon | afternoon]after Noonafternoon,  the Poor Girl[pers1803.ocp] was Executed,  and I went right home to  Lebanon[place0122.ocp] that Day —

May the [2d | 2nd]2d2nd AD 1746[1746-05-02]

I [Sot | set]Sotset  out from Crank[place0123.ocp] for Mohegan[place0143.ocp] , and I [arived | arrived]arivedarrived there about  3 o' Clock in the [after Noon | afternoon]after Noonafternoon  and I [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned in [16th | 16th]16th16th of may[1746-05-16]

[Auguſht | August]AuguſhtAugust the [illegible][d | d]dd AD: 1746[1746-08]

I  [Sot | set]Sotset out from Lebanon[place0122.ocp] for [Mohe– | Mohegan]Mohe–Mohegan[place0143.ocp]  and got there before Night —  and [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned again in the [8th | 8th]8th8th of  [Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust[1746-08-08]

7  [illegible] [Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust the [26th | 26th]26th26th AD: 1746[1746-08-26]

I went from Lebanon[place0122.ocp] to [mohe– | Mohegan]mohe–Mohegan[place0143.ocp]  and got there the Same day —  And I [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned to [L– | Lebanon]L–Lebanon[place0122.ocp] again  the [27th | 27th]27th27th of D [Inſt — | instant]Inſt —instant[1746-08-27] April [ye | the]yethe  [ye | the]yethe [6th | 6th]6th6th 1747[1747-04-06] went from [illegible][Leba– | Lebanon]Leba–Lebanon[place0122.ocp]  to Mohegan[place0143.ocp] and got at Night —

April the [25th | 25th]25th25th AD: 1747[1747-04-25]

I [retur | returned]returreturned  to Lebanon[place0122.ocp]

June [ye | the]yethe [7th | 7th]7th7th AD: 1747[1747-06-07]

[Sot | set]Sotset out from Lebanon[place0122.ocp] for  [Mohegs | Mohegan]MohegsMohegan[place0143.ocp] and got about 1 ['o C | o'clock]'o Co'clock  in the [after Noon | afternoon]after Noonafternoon

June [ye | the]yethe [25th | 25th]25th25th[1747-06-25]

we [Sot | set]Sotset out from  [Mohegs | Mohegan]MohegsMohegan[place0143.ocp] for [Nahantuck | Niantic]NahantuckNiantic[place0168.ocp],  and [return'd | returned]return'dreturned from thence [agan | again]aganagain  to [Mohegs | Mohegan]MohegsMohegan[place0143.ocp] the [28th | 28th]28th28th of D:[inſt | instant]inſtinstant[1747-06-28]  and I [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned to Lebanon[place0122.ocp] [ye | the]yethe  [30th | 30th]30th30th of June[1747-06-30]

July [ye | the]yethe [7th | 7th]7th7th[1747-07-07]

I  went to [Infield | Enfield]InfieldEnfield[place0106.ocp], and the next  Morning to [L: Meadow | Longmeadow]L: MeadowLongmeadow[place0295.ocp] and  from thence Right Back ^[below] to^to 
8 to [Infield | Enfield]InfieldEnfield[place0106.ocp] and so Right [thro^[above] [illegible]^[illegible] | through]thro^[above] [illegible]^[illegible]through  to [Windſor | Windsor]WindſorWindsor[place0245.ocp], and then to Hart‐ ford[place0097.ocp], and then from thence to —  [L: | Lebanon]L:Lebanon Crank[place0123.ocp] again —

July [ye | the]yethe [illegible]  [16th | 16th]16th16th[1747-07-16]

I went from [L: | Lebanon]L:Lebanon[place0122.ocp] to [mohe | Mohegan]moheMohegan[place0143.ocp].  and got there the Same Day —

[Tueſday | Tuesday]TueſdayTuesday N[Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust [ye | the]yethe [26th | 26th]26th26th[1747-08-26]

I [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned to Lebanon[place0122.ocp]  From [Laſt | Last]LaſtLast Spring to this  Time I have [Loſt | Lost]LoſtLost 11 weeks

[Novr | November]NovrNovember [ye | the]yethe [2d | 2nd]2d2nd[1747-11-02]

went from [L: | Lebanon]L:Lebanon[place0122.ocp] to  Mohegan[place0143.ocp] — and [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned to  [L: | Lebanon]L:Lebanon[place0122.ocp] again, the [9th | 9th]9th9th of [Sd | said]Sdsaid [Inſt | instant]Inſtinstant[1747-11-09]

[Novr | November]NovrNovember [ye | the]yethe [10th | 10th]10th10th[1747-11-10]

I Left [Leba–C: | Lebanon Crank]Leba–C:Lebanon Crank[place0123.ocp]  and went Down to Some  parts of New-London[place0164.ocp], and  [kep | kept]kepkept School there at [ye | the]yethe wind ter —

March the 12 AD 1748[1748-03-12]

I went up to Lebanon [C: | Crank]C:Crank[place0123.ocp], [& | and]&and  and got there about 3 ['o C | o'clock]'o Co'clock
9  in the [after Noon | afternoon]after Noonafternoon  and March the [14th | 14th]14th14th[1748-03-14] Sir  Maltby[pers0352.ocp] and I [Sot | set]Sotset very Early  in the Morning from [L:C: | Lebanon Crank]L:C:Lebanon Crank[place0123.ocp]  for Hebron[place0099.ocp], and got there a  bout 8 ['o C: | o'clock]'o C:o'clock — And March  the [16th | 16th]16th16th[1748-03-16] I [Sot | set]Sotset out from Hebron[place0099.ocp]  for [Mohegs | Mohegan]MohegsMohegan[place0143.ocp] and got there be -^[above] at^at  fore Night — and Came up  again to Hebron[place0099.ocp] the [18th | 18th]18th18th of [Sd | said]Sdsaid [I– | instant]I–instant[1748-03-18]

May the [22d | 22nd]22d22nd[1748-05-22]

I went from [H:n | Hebron]H:nHebron[place0099.ocp]  Down to Mohegan[place0143.ocp] — and [ret: | returned]ret:returned  [tto | to]ttoto Hebron[place0099.ocp] again ^[above] in^in the [illegible] [2d | 2nd]2d2nd of  June[1748-06-02]

June [17th | 17th]17th17th[1748-06-17]

went from  Hebron[place0099.ocp] to Mohegan[place0143.ocp] — and  [Return'd | returned]Return'dreturned again in the [22d | 22nd]22d22nd of  [Sd | said]Sdsaid [Inſt | instant]Inſtinstant[1748-06-22]

[Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust the [6th | 6th]6th6th[1748-08-06]

Samuel Lee[pers0951.ocp] and I went from  Hebron[place0099.ocp] to Lyme[place0130.ocp]

[Auguſt | August]AuguſtAugust  the [10th | 10th]10th10th[1748-08-10]

I [Sot | set]Sotset out from [Naha^[above] n^n | Niantic]Naha^[above] n^nNiantic[place0168.ocp]  for Mohegan[place0143.ocp], and got there   before Night 
10 (10) and in the [11th | 11th]11th11th of [Sd | said]Sdsaid [Int | instant]Intinstant[1748-08-11] I [return'd | returned]return'dreturned  Back to Hebron[place0099.ocp], and in the 13  [Sd | said]Sdsaid [inſt | instant]inſtinstant[1748-08-13] I was at [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. wheelock[pers0036.ocp]s —

September [ye | the]yethe 9 AD: 1748[1748-09-09]

I went  Down to mohegan[place0143.ocp] and got there  before Night —

[Sept. | September]Sept.September [ye | the]yethe [15th | 15th]15th15th[1748-09-15]

we [Sot | set]Sotset out from mohegan[place0143.ocp] for  [illegible][Nahantuck | Niantic]NahantuckNiantic[place0168.ocp] and we got there  [Some time | sometime]Some timesometime before Night —

[Sept | September]SeptSeptember the [21d | 21st]21d21st[1748-09-21]

I [returnd | returned]returndreturned Back  to Mohegan[place0143.ocp]

[Octr | October]OctrOctober the [3d | 3rd]3d3rd AD: 1748[1748-10-03]

I [return'd | returned]return'dreturned to Hebron[place0099.ocp], o[Octr | October]OctrOctober  the [6th | 6th]6th6th[1748-10-06] I went Down to Norwich[place0174.ocp]  and [returnd | returned]returndreturned back to Hebron[place0099.ocp] the  Same Dady

Monday [Novr | November]NovrNovember [ye | the]yethe [14th | 14th]14th14th[1748-11-14]

I went to [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]s — and  went to Hebron[place0099.ocp] Same Day —

[Novr | November]NovrNovember the [17th | 17th]17th17th 1748[1748-11-17]

I [Sot | set]Sotset out from  [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. [Pomroy | Pomeroy]PomroyPomeroy[pers0432.ocp]'s to Lebanon[place0122.ocp], Intending  to Set out from thence to [Boſton | Boston]BoſtonBoston[place0013.ocp];  But I was [Diſappointed | Disappointed]DiſappointedDisappointed, and So [turn'd | turned]turn'dturned 
my [Courſe | course]Courſecourse to [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]'s;  and [Fryday | Friday]FrydayFriday [Novemr | November]NovemrNovember [ye | the]yethe 18[1748-11-18] I [Sot | set]Sotset out  from [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Wheelock[pers0036.ocp]'s for [Boſton | Boston]BoſtonBoston[place0013.ocp], and  got So far [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. Bingham[pers0686.ocp]'s [illegible]in  Windham[place0243.ocp], and [Lodg'd | lodged]Lodg'dlodged there and was  Very kindly [Entertain'd | entertained]Entertain'dentertained, and [Saturd– | Saturday]Saturd–Saturday  [Novemr | November]NovemrNovember the [19th | 19th]19th19th[1748-11-19] [Sot | set]Sotset out from thence  on my Journey, and [Stop't | stopped]Stop'tstopped at [Mr | Mr.]MrMr.  Moſley[pers1804.ocp]'s in ScotLand[place0528.ocp], about one  hour, and then went on and ^[above] got^got So far  as [Mr | Mr.]MrMr. William[pers0597.ocp]'s in Pomfret[place0395.ocp], and  there [taried | tarried]tariedtarried over the Sabbath, and  was Exceedingly Well Treated all  the while I [Stay'd | stayed]Stay'dstayed there —

[Nover | November]NoverNovember the 21[1748-11-21] Monday Morning

I [Sot | set]Sotset out from Pomfret[place0395.ocp] on my  Journey Still and got So far as  Hill's which is 30 Miles this  Side [Boſton | Boston]BoſtonBoston[place0013.ocp]

[Tueſday | Tuesday]TueſdayTuesday [Nover | November]NoverNovember  the [22d | 22nd]22d22nd[1748-11-22]

as Soon as it was Day  we [Sot | set]Sotset out from thence onward,  and I Left my Company by [ye | the]yethe  way, and I got to [Rockſbury | Roxbury]RockſburyRoxbury[place0197.ocp] [be- | between]be-between  2 [& | and]&and 3 [O' C. | o'clock]O' C.o'clock in the [after Noon | afternoon]after Noonafternoon So  [Strait | straight]Straitstraight to [Boſton | Boston]BoſtonBoston[place0013.ocp]; and [Return^[above] d^d | returned]Return^[above] d^dreturned  to Roxbury[place0197.ocp] in the Evening and 
[Lodg'd | lodged]Lodg'dlodged at [Capt | Capt.]CaptCapt. Williams[pers0597.ocp]s [& | and]&and was  [Entertain'd | entertained]Entertain'dentertained with all [kindneſs | kindness]kindneſskindness [&c | etc.]&cetc.

Saturday [Novr | November]NovrNovember the [26th | 26th]26th26th[1748-11-26],

I Left  Roxbury[place0197.ocp], and [Returnd | returned]Returndreturned Home‐ ward, and So far as Natick[place0153.ocp]  at Night, and [Lodg'd | lodged]Lodg'dlodged at  [Decn | Deacon]DecnDeacon Ephraim[pers0948.ocp]s, and was kin^[above] ^ dly [Receivd | received]Receivdreceived and [Entertaind | entertained]Entertaindentertained, [& | and]&and  Next Day I went to their  [Publicl | public]Publiclpublic [worſhip | worship]worſhipworship, and found  too much Levity as I thought  and Monday I to [viſiting | visiting]viſitingvisiting a[illegible]  [amongſt | amongst]amongſtamongst them and [illegible] found  all very kind to a Stranger,

[Tueſday | Tuesday]TueſdayTuesday [Novr | November]NovrNovember the [29th | 29th]29th29th[1748-11-29]

I [Sot | set]Sotset  out from Natick[place0153.ocp], and [Jac^[above] o^ob | Jacob]Jac^[above] o^obJacob  Chalkcom[pers0947.ocp] and Isaac Ephraim[pers0949.ocp]  [acompani'd | accompanied]acompani'daccompanied me 3 or 4 miles —  and So we parted —
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People identified in this document:

id Text in document Role in header Authorized Name
pers0030.ocp Samſon Samson Occom writer Occom, Samson
pers0030.ocp Samſon Samson writer Occom, Samson
pers0036.ocp Rev d Rev. M r Mr. Wheelock mentioned Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0036.ocp M r Mr. Whee s Wheelock's mentioned Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0036.ocp M r Mr. Wheelock mentioned Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0036.ocp Rev d Rev. M r Mr. weelock Wheelock mentioned Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0395.ocp Mothers mentioned Occom, Sarah
pers0036.ocp Wheeloc k mentioned Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0965.ocp Joſeph Joseph John‐ ſon John‐ son mentioned Johnson, Joseph
pers1803.ocp the Poor Girl mentioned Shaw, Elizabeth
pers0352.ocp Sir Maltby mentioned Maltby
pers0951.ocp Samuel Lee mentioned Lee, Samuel
pers0036.ocp M r Mr. wheelock mentioned Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0432.ocp M r Mr. Pomroy Pomeroy mentioned Pomeroy, Benjamin
pers0686.ocp M r Mr. Bingham mentioned Bingham
pers1804.ocp M r Mr. Moſley mentioned Mosley
pers0597.ocp M r Mr. William mentioned Williams
pers0597.ocp Cap t Capt. Williams mentioned Williams
pers0948.ocp Dec n Deacon Ephraim mentioned Ephraim
pers0947.ocp Jac o b Jacob Chalkcom mentioned Chalkcom, Jacob
pers0949.ocp Isaac Ephraim mentioned Ephraim, Isaac

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place0143.ocp Mohegan Mohegan
place0123.ocp Lebanon Crank Lebanon Crank
place0143.ocp mohg s Mohegan Mohegan
place0122.ocp Lebanon Lebanon
place0143.ocp Moheg s Mohegan Mohegan
place0174.ocp Norwitch Norwich Norwich
place0168.ocp Nahantuck Niantic Niantic
place0162.ocp New- Haven New Haven
place0389.ocp boz rah Bozrah
place0122.ocp Leba Lebanon Lebanon
place0092.ocp Groton Groton
place0122.ocp Leb Lebanon Lebanon
place0122.ocp Leb– Lebanon Lebanon
place0122.ocp Leb n Lebanon Lebanon
place0174.ocp Norwich Norwich
place0394.ocp Plainfield Plainfield
place0365.ocp Canterbury Canterbury
place0243.ocp Windham Windham
place0143.ocp mohegan Mohegan
place0129.ocp Long-Isla Long Island Long Island
place0164.ocp New London New London
place0123.ocp Lebanon Crank Lebanon Crank
place0243.ocp windham Windham
place0123.ocp Crank Lebanon Crank
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place0122.ocp Leba– Lebanon Lebanon
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place0245.ocp Windſor Windsor Windsor
place0097.ocp Hart‐ ford Hartford
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place0122.ocp L: Lebanon Lebanon
place0143.ocp mohe Mohegan Mohegan
place0123.ocp Leba–C: Lebanon Crank Lebanon Crank
place0164.ocp New-London New London
place0123.ocp Lebanon C: Crank Lebanon Crank
place0123.ocp L:C: Lebanon Crank Lebanon Crank
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place0099.ocp H: n Hebron Hebron
place0130.ocp Lyme Lyme
place0168.ocp Naha n Niantic Niantic
place0013.ocp Boſton Boston Boston
place0528.ocp ScotLand Scotland
place0395.ocp Pomfret Pomfret
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place0197.ocp Roxbury Roxbury
place0153.ocp Natick Natick

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1743-12-06 1December the 6th6th 1743
1744-08-07 AuguſtAugust the 7th7th A:D 1744
1744-08-13 2AuguſtAugust the 13th13th
1744-08-16 16th16th of D InſtantInstant
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1745-03-20 March yethe 20th20th 1745
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1745-09-19 19th19th of S SeprSeptember
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1748-11-18 FrydayFriday NovemrNovember yethe 18
1748-11-19 Saturd–Saturday NovemrNovember the 19th19th
1748-11-21 NoverNovember the 21
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1748-11-26 Saturday NovrNovember the 26th26th
1748-11-29 TueſdayTuesday NovrNovember the 29th29th

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Abbreviation Expansion
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return'd returned
Whees Wheelock's
Mohegs Mohegan
& and
Return'd returned
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Novr November
Inſtan^[above] t^t instant
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'turd returned
Long-Isla Long Island
Lodg'd lodged
Quee^[above] ns^ns queen's
Entertain'd entertained
'em them
'em them
belong'd belonged
Decer December
Mohe– Mohegan
mohe– Mohegan
L– Lebanon
Inſt — instant
Leba– Lebanon
retur returned
inſt instant
L: Meadow Longmeadow
thro^[above] [illegible]^[illegible] through
L: Lebanon
mohe Mohegan
Sd said
Inſt instant
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C: Crank
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I– instant
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Int instant
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Sept September
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turn'd turned
Novemr November
Saturd– Saturday
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