Account of Supplies by Egremont to Nobletown People

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Account of Supplies by Men of Egremont to Nobletown People, 1766

 

Transcribed by Susan Mulvey    Oct 2000

 

Webpage by Cliff Lamere   Nov 2000

 

Susan Mulvey

 

Source: 

Account of Supplies by Egremont to Nobletown People.

The Felt Collection: Vol. 6, Pages 366-367.

Microfilm at Massachusetts Archives, Boston, MA.

Read on 13 June 2000.

 

 

 

An account of what we the Subscribers Select men of Egremon [sic] let the People of Nobletown have in this district as followith

 

1766 Augt delivered

Unto William Kellogg

 

 

A

  20 lb (unreadable)  ............................................  20-11- 6

   4 Bushel & half Wheat @4/  ....................................     1- 2- 0

 

 

B

  to Joseph Tillotson one Bushel Wheat  ...........................    0- 4- 0

 

 

C

  to Ebenr Blackman 2 Bushel Wheat  ...............................    0- 8- 0

  to Ambrose Stalker 1 Bushel Wheat  ..............................    0- 4- 0

  James Bagley House Room for him & Family a month   ..............    0- 4- 0

  Pasturing his cows & oxen & horses one week  ....................    0- 7- 0

    pasturing 16 sheep a month  ...................................    0-10- 8

 

 

  David Williams house room a month  ..............................    0- 4- 0

  pasturing his cows oxen & horse one Week  .......................    0- 8- 0

  Samel Cole to house room & Pasturing nine creatures a Week  .....     0-10- 0

 

 

  Ebenezer Blackman for house room for

    him & family 8 days  ..........................................    0- 4- 0

    to victualling said family  ...................................    0- 8- 0

 

 

  to keeping Moses Gilberts horse a month  ........................    0- 4- 0

  to keeping 12 for Fredrk Williams a month  ......................     0- 8- 0

 

 

D

  William Kellogg to house room 3 Weeks  ..........................    0- 3- 0

    to pasturing 2 cows a month and a yoke of oxen 

    2 Weeks & horse one week  .....................................    0-18- 0

 

 

E

  to a room for Wm Smiths Family & Keeping

    his horse three Weeks  ........................................    0- 6- 0

 

 

  to pasturing 7 sheep for Jo:h Clark 21 weeks  ...................    0- 2- 0

  to 42 Meals of victuals given to sundry

  Nobletown People @ (unreadable)  ................................    0-14- 0

 

 

  To boarding Thomas Patteron & Family Five

    in number six Days  ...........................................    0-18- 0

                                                                       8-15- 0 

[Page 367] 

 

Brought over                                                          8-15-0

 

 

  to board James Patterson for family six

    in number 3 weeks 186 @ / (?)  .................................   2- 6- 6

 

  to keeping John Field and Samel Cole

    while eating 6 meals  ..........................................   0- 1- 6

 

 

                                                                    11- 3- 0

 

     

Capt Fitch   } Select men

Timoy Kellogg } Of Egremont

Samel Coles   }                   

 

 

Suffolk Co. Boston June 19 AD 1766   [Account probably delivered at Boston]

 

When appeared Capt Fitch one of the signers of the above account and made oath that the accounts marked A B C D E are true to his certain knowledge and that all the (unreadable) of the account was ordered by the select men above named and the accounts regularly brought unto select men for allowance.

 

 

 

 

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