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ees were appointed to expend it. 1769 In this year a new school-house was built in the Precinct at a cost to the town of £ 50. 14. 6. 2. The Precinct's share of the town's school-money for 1769, was £ 18. 18. 11. —Paige. 1770 On May 30, 1770, occurred a casualty in the death of Lydia, wife of Nathaniel Fessenden, at the age of 19 years, who was shot awfully! The Boston Gazette for June 4, 1770, contains the following: We hear from Cambridge that last Wednesday afternoon, Mrs. Fidge, in the Audience of his Honor Thomas Hutchinson, Esq., Lieutenant-Governor and Commander in Chief; The Honorable His Majesty's Council, and the honorable House of Representatives, of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New England, May 30th, 1770. Being the Anniversary for the Election of His Majesty's Council for the said Province. By Samuel Cooke, A. M., Pastor of the Second Church in Cambridge. Boston: Printed by Edes and Gill, Printers to the honorable House of Representatives.
town, m. Samuel Butterfield, 14 July, 1774. Susan, m. William Mann, 24 Jan. 1813. Zaccheus, and Hannah Maria Garfield, of Camb. m. 5 May, 1839. So far the record. Lydia, dau. of Philip (1), m. Nathaniel Fessenden, and was fatally shot, 30 May, 1770, a. 19.—See History of Precinct, under 1770. Betty (or Elizabeth), of Waltham, m. John Frost, and Abigail, of Waltham, m. Cooper Frost. Lydia, prob. of Waltham, m. Amos Frost. Eunice, of Waltham, m. Noah Russell. See Wyman, 76. Benjamie 3 Nov. 1754; had Timothy, bap. here 4 Nov. 1754. 3. Nathaniel, a gr.-s. of Thomas, mentioned in paragraph (1), but not through the wife Anna——see par. (1)—m. Lydia, dau. of Philip Bemis—(see Bemis). Lydia, W. of Nathaniel—shot! awfully!—30 May, 1770, a. 19. [She was killed by the accidental discharge of a gun, holding at the time in her arms her only son Ichabod.—See History of Precinct, under 1770.] Nathaniel m. Elizabeth Webb, 20 June, 1771; both o. c. 6 Dec. 1772; she bap.