, Newburyport, MA

April 6, 2013

This Day in History

Newburyport Daily News

---- — On this day in 1789, the will of merchant Patrick Tracy was proved. In it, he left the use of land and a dwelling house to his faithful servant “Apropos” as well as six pounds per year to be paid to him quarterly for the duration of his life.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury