General Court sent orders to Selectmen of Dedham to make ready for war. A barrel of gunpowder was brought and the ammunition procured.

Robert Ware the Aged's  daughter, Esther, married Reverend Samuel Mann.

On October 17th, the name of Wollomonopoag Plantations was changed to Wrentham, in remembrance of the home town in England.

Wrentham, the Mother Town was settled.