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1 6


Clear and pleast. I have been at home. Jonas wife & 4 Childn dind. Shee and mr Benn Brown took Tea here. I began to foot a pair hoes for Son Ephm. at home. Dagt [Bald] & 4 Childn here.
2 7


Clear part of ye day, a Sea fogg Came on aftern. I thought there was a fire below, went to my Sons and found it to be fogg. at my Sons.
3 1


Cloudy, misty & warm. mr Ballard and I went to meeting, were agreably Entertaind by discoarses on the new year. we were at Son Lambds at noon and Supt at Son Jonas with all our famely. at meeting, Son Lambds & Jonas.
4 2


very rainy day, Snowd at 11h Evng. I have been kniting. at home kniting.
5 3


Clear and Colder. I have finisht futing a pair hoes for Ephm, and began another pair, & mended a pair Socks for him. Jon as wife and Dagts Came here at Evng for want of fire. Patty went home with her and Carried wood. Leut John Shaw Supt here. at home kniting.
6 4


Clear. Patty washt, Ephm & Saml workt in the hous makeing Sashes. Wm Cypher workt for us. I have finisht ye 3d pr hoes for Son Ephm & wound 10 Skeins yn on balls. at home kniting.
7 5


rainy. I have Doubled 10 Skeins yn and helpt do hous work. mr Ballard went to Cuminsen mill, bot 2 Bushels Corn and had it ground. Ephm & Saml workt in ye hous makeing Sashes. at home, Doubled 10 Skeins yarn.
8 6


Clear. I have been at home kniting. they were Shingling at Jon as hous. at home.
9 7


Clear and pleast. mr Saunders began Son Jon a Chimney. I have been mending & kniting. at home.
10 1


raind foren, Snowd at Evng. mr Ballard & Sons to meeting, Patty went aftern. Jona & wife, Hannah, Sally & Ephm here at Evng, Ephm Sleeps here. at home.
11 2


Snowd ys morn. I have been at home. mr Sanders got the Chimney out of the hous. Son Jona got his 3 Colts to the Barn, they have been out till now and not fodered. at home, finisht footing a pr Tow hoes. Sally is 1 Year old.
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