DoHistoryMartha Ballard's Diary Onlinesite maptech helpabout sitesearch

Browse Martha Ballard's Diary Go To A Date or
Year At A Glance
  < prev. page
March 8 - 14, 1791
next page >

View Image
View Image

Printable text version

Decoding the Diary

About the Diary

About the Online Diary

Search the Online Diary

8 3


Clear & pleast. mr Ballard been makeing Plann. I have been at home. Dolly went to mr Savages. at home.
9 4


Clear & pleast Day, Cloudy at night. mr Ballard went to pitts town. he waited on his Dagts & my Niece to mr Bullins. mrs Benjamins Dagt Cutt her middle finger of her right hand off, they Sent for me. I went twice to See her this aftn. at mr Savages. my Girls to mr Bullins.
10 5


Snow & rain foren, Clear aftn. I was Calld to See Lidia White who has had fitts this Day, but had left her before I arivd. Shee Complaind of an Opresion at her Stomach and pain in her head. I left her a portion of Senna and manna and returnd home at 11h 20m Eving. my famely all in Bed when I arivd. at mr Whites to See his Dagt Lidia.
11 6


Clear. I went to mr Savages and Drest the Little girls hand. Old mrs Whealor Sleeps here. mr Ballard been to Esqr Norths on a reference. at mr Savages.
12 7


Clear. I went to Dress the Childs hand at mr Savages. Old Lady Bolton, mrs Savage & Chamberlin here aftn. Dolly wrode out to mr Hamlins. at mr Savages. Dolly rode out.
13 B


Clear and Cool. I have been at home. we had Cabbage this Day. mr Densmore here, Says his Son is mending. at home.
14 2


Clear and pleast. mr Stephen Jones and his Brother Peters Lady Dind & took Tea here. mr Black, his Lady & Polly Pollard took Tea. mrs Savage here at Evng. at home. we had Company.
< prev. page
March 8 - 14, 1791
next page >

Go To A Date

home your interests who was Martha? Martha's diary book film doing history archive on your own
browse | search | stories & themes | lens | decoding | transcribing | about diary | about online diary