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21 5


Clear. I have been at Son Lambds. at son Lambds.
22 6


Clear. Le faett Came and Conducted me home. Son Town and wife here. I find the Childn unwel. at Ditoes and at home.
23 7


Cloudy and moderate. Son Town and wife and mrs Pierce & 3 Childn Dind here. Son Jona and wife went to mr Gills with Son Town. Aaron and John Pierce Came home at 10h Evn. Jona & wife at 11h 30m. Saml Braly Sleeps here. Le faett, Hannah, Sally, Wm & Martha are all unwell. at home. Son Town went fm here to mrGills.
24 1


Clear and pleast day, Cloudy at Evng. the Childn are unwel yet. Jason Pierce & wife gone to Saml Badcocks. at home.
25 2


Cloudy and moderate, Snowd at Evng. I have been at home, finisht [arons] mitt and began one for my self. at home.
26 3


Clear part of the day. I have been at home. James Kenny and wife Dind here. I have been very unwell. at home. James Kenny & wife here.
27 4


Clear and Pleast. mrs Farewel Sleeps with me, Says my husband is well. at home.
28 5


Clear and very Pleast. mrs Farewel Sleeps here. Shee and son Jonas wife been to J. Pierces. Betsy Andrews and her Babe here. I have been not so wel. at home. mrs Farewel & Betsy Ands here.
1 6


Clear and pleast indead for March. mrs Farewel wrode down when the Childn went to School. I have done my washing, feel fatagued. I receivd a Letter from my Bror Collins of 7th Feby. at home. mrs Farewel went home. I receivd A Letterfrom Bror Collins of Feby [7th].
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