DoHistoryMartha Ballard's Diary Onlinesite maptech helpabout sitesearch

Browse Martha Ballard's Diary Go To A Date or
Year At A Glance
  < prev. page
October 26 - November 1, 1808
next page >

View Image
View Image

Printable text version

Decoding the Diary

About the Diary

About the Online Diary

Search the Online Diary

26 4


Clear. at home. washt, done hous wk. at home.
27 5


Clear. Betsy Brooks helpt Clean part of my hous. I paid her in Soap. mrs Wiman here. mr Ballard to Hallowell. mrs Wiman here. Betsy Brooke [w ] for me.
28 6


have been at home, Snowd Some. at home.
29 7


Cloudy and Some rain. mr Dickman fell from his hors by his Stumbling, was Carried to Son Jonas. Docters Calld, he is very much hurt. at home. mr Dickman fell from his hors near Son Jonas.
30 1


Clear. mr Ballard and Cyrus to meeting. Son Lambard here, he has been unwel. I went to my Sons at 2h pm. mr Dickman Expired about 6h Evng, his remains were Conducted in a Cart to his hous. Son Jona & mr Wiman went down with the bereived friends. I took Tea at my Sons and Came home at 10h Evn. at Son Jonas. mr Dickman Expired about 6h Evng.
31 2


Clear. I have been regulateing my hous &C. at home.
1 3


Clear and pleasant. mr Ballard & Cyrus attend funeral of mr Dickman. mr Rogers made a prayer, deliverd a discoars. mr Slone made ye last prayer. Allin Carried 14 fowls home from here. at home. Funeral mr Dickman.
< prev. page
October 26 - November 1, 1808
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