April 24, 1789
Birth of Eben Hewins Dag, receivd 8/. A Severe Storm of rain.
I was Calld at 1 h PM from mrs Husseys by Eben Hewen. Crosst the
river in their Boat, a great Sea A going. we got Safe over, then
Sott out for mr Hewens. I Crost a Stream on the way on fleeting Loggs
& got Safe over. wonderful is the Goodness of providence. I then
proseeded on my lourney. went beyond mr Hainses & a Larg tree blew
up by the roots beofre me which Caused my hors to Spring back, & my
life was Spared. great & marvilous are thy spareing mercies O God.
I was assisted over the fallen tree y mr Hains. went on, Soon Came
to a Stream, the Bridg was gone. mr Hewin took the rains, waided thro
& led the hors asisted by the Same allmighty power. I got Safe thro
& arivd unhurt. mrs Hewin Safe Delivd at 10 Evng
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