DoHistoryMartha Ballard's Diary Onlinesite maptech helpabout sitesearch

Browse Martha Ballard's Diary Go To A Date or
Year At A Glance
  < prev. page
June 21 - 27, 1791
next page >

View Image
View Image

Printable text version

Decoding the Diary

About the Diary

About the Online Diary

Search the Online Diary

21 3


Clear. I have been at home. mrs Livrmr & mrs White here. Esqr Coney Calld to See Dolly, recommends her taking Port Wine. Leut Hains Learned, Shuball Pitts & Juet Foster here all night. mr Ballard been to ye hook to a meeting of the Propriaters of Unity. at home. mr Learned Sleeps here.
22 4


Clear. I have been to See mrs Livermore, Shee is unwell. mr Learned & Foster went from here after Breakfast. mr Ballard went to Wiscasset. at mr Livermores.
23 5


Clear. mrss Livermore & Dinsmore and Polly took Tea with me. I have been at home, quilld for Hannah, workt Some in my Gardin & knitt Some. mr Ballard returnd, mr Livermr Drank Tea with him. at home.
24 6


Clear & hott. mr Johnston & wife, mr Woodward, Capt Springer & my son Jona Dind. mrs Anny Bullin Drank Tea & Sleeps here. I have been to make a Syrrip for mrs Livermore. mr Ballard been to his Land at ye uper end of ys Town. at mr Livermo[res].
25 7


Clear foren, Showers aftn. mr [sic] Anne Bullin went from here after Dineing. I wed Gardin Some, helpt Sett plants. mrs Densmore Sent me 80 Cabbages & Turnips. mr Chamberlin here. mr Ballard went to mr Carrs, receivd 6/ for a plann of unity. Hannah Got her webb out, 45 yds. at home. Hannah got her webb out.
26 B


Clear. I have been at home, wrote to Brothr Barton & Sister & Collins. Jona took Breakfast & Dind here, he Brot us part of a Smokt Salmon. at home, wrote Letters.
27 2


rain foren, the Sun Shone a little while aft n, Showers after 6 h Evng. mr Adams, thee Printer, & another Gentleman with him, putt in here by reason of ye rain, tarry all night. I have been at home. at home, workt Some in my Gardin.
< prev. page
June 21 - 27, 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