371 Receipt of Solomon Prentice for Lunenburg Services

    Cambridge August 19th, 1730

    Received of the Reverend Mr. Benjamin Wadsworth President of Harvard Colledge, the sum of two pounds, two Shillings in full, for laying out and entering in the proprietors Book in Luningburge the Colledge lands in said Town, according to the account of Edward Hartwell proprietors Clerk

    per me Solamon Prentice

    in behalfe of the Committee of said Town

    Lands Papers, Miscellaneous, 1. 39. Solomon Prentice (A.B. 1727) was probably preaching at Lunenburg at this time; see Sibley, Sketches (Shipton), viii. 248. The vote to pay this sum is recorded in CSM Publications, xvi. 586.