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16 6


Clear. mr Bald at Coart. I was at home. mr Porter & wife, Patrig & Foster went to Foots. Clarrissa Came here with them in ye night after we were in Bed. Dolly & Parthena wrode out in Eving, Polly Bisbe also. at home. mr W[ ] of Jones planta[ion] lost [his] hous [  fire].
17 7


Snow. mr Porter & others Left here Bound for home. mr Ballard at Coart. I have been at home. we have had but little Company Since the forenn. at home.
18 D


Clear & Something Cold. mr Lee was here. my Girls gone to Hamlins. I have been at home. mrs Savage here. at home.
19 2


Cloudy & not very Cold. mr Ballard at Coart. it was ajournd without Day ys Evin. I have been at home mending My quillt. Dolly wove 6-1/4 yd s Cloath for mr Voce. at home.
20 3


Snowd morn, raind Eving. mr Ballard went to ye hook. I have been at home. mr Black here for a Sartificate. mr Lee here this morn. my girls washt. I workt on my quillt. at home. Marriage mr H. Black was [sic].
21 4


Clear & pleast. mr Ballard pickt mill. I have been at home, finisht quilting the patches on my quilt. Parthena went to mr Hamlins to Stay with his wife. Woodwd Allin went away from here. Cyrus Bot 4 Dzn of Smelts. at home.
22 5


Cloudy. mr Ballard helping Cyrus. I have been at home. mr Savage & his wife here. at home.
23 6


Clear. I have been at home and finished mending my quillt. at home.
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