Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Dr. Holmes” in chapter 1 of Historic leaves, volume 8, April, 1909 - January, 1910:
...item in the life of this unfortunate young man is that the record of his birth written in the book at Cambridge is in the handwriting of old Dr. Holmes, then the minister of the church, the father of Dr. Holmes , the humorist.
Three daughters made their homes near the family rooftree.
Betsy was the first of the daughters to leave the home nest.
She married Benjamin Grover November 13, 1803.
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