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8 3


Clear foren. mrss Davis Came here befor Diner, Shee tarried all night. raind aftern. mrs Cypers brot home 15 Skeins Lining yarn Shee had Spun for me. I have been at home all day. at home. wido Davis here.
9 4


Clear and warm. mrss Davis left here. Cyrus went to the hook, bot me 7 lb flower @ /6, 2 lb Sugar @ 1/2. Sons Pollard & Lambt, their wives & Babes, mrs Baxter & Polly Pollard here, Rachil Capin allso. at home, my Childn here.
10 5


Clear. I have been Doing my house work and gatherd Seeds from my gardin. mr Ballard returnd from Varsalboro, he was informd at the ferry that mr Thwing had a Child Drowned in the wel. I Could wish it might prove A mistake, alas it provs a fact. God Support the parents in their afliction and be better to them than ten Sons is my pitition. at home. mr Thwings Second Son Drownd in their well this Evn.
11 6


Clear. mr Ballard went to Son Jonas foren. Phillip Bullin Came here. Saml Norcross Dagt brot me 12/ which was Due from him to me. at home.
12 7


Clear till near night when it raind a little. I Cleand the Bed which was in my Chamber & Skolt the floor and timber of the Chamber forn. mr Ballard and I attended the funeral of mr Thwings Child aftern. at the funeral of [Saml] Thwing.
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a very rainy fore and part of ye aftn. mr Ballard, Cyrus and Hoit went to meeting. Bror Moore, Natl Lovjoy & Agustr Ballard here, took Tea. Thankful took a ride with her beloved after Tea. at home. Bror Moore here.
14 2


Clear. Phillip Bullin here to divide the things he brot from Boston. mrss Savage & Mary Buterfield here. I have been at home. at home. [Bullin & mr Ballard Divided their goods ].
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