November 29th, 1865, Wednesday

(copied from my day journal) I am keeping house. Came over here Monday afternoon. That evening May, Soph and John came over and yesterday May came over in the forenoon. In the afternoon Georgia Hodge, and in the evening Mrs. Sherman came. It stormed so they staid all night (they have just left). I must … Continue reading November 29th, 1865, Wednesday


November 25th, 1865, Saturday

Two days a married woman. We were married Thursday night 23rd at Mr. Caldwell’s. George Swan and May went over with us. Uncle Jesse, Aunt Eliza and Eugene’s Mother spent the evening here. This afternoon we have been up to Mrs. Nobles’s. Had a nice visit. Georgia Hodge and Mrs. Sherman were there. Mrs. S. … Continue reading November 25th, 1865, Saturday

July 23rd, 1865, Sunday

William Haney, John, Soph, Gene Swan and I also Georgia Hodge started for a spiritual meeting that was in the grove near Geneva but we lost our way. Georgia came home with us, and this evening Will Haney, Soph and I took her home.