April 14th, 1869, Wednesday

Mother came over yesterday and staid till tonight. Mrs. Utter and Eunice Streeter spent the day here. Mrs. Utter has been down all winter, but is going back to Minnesota soon. Persus Morgan, Hopkins and Anson came back here last fall. Anson had the consumption. He died in January. Persus is now at home to … Continue reading April 14th, 1869, Wednesday


Hebron, August 23rd, 1865, Wednesday

Mother and May have gone up to Mr. Hodge’s to spend the afternoon. Sophronia and I are all alone. John is to work over to Covill’s thrashing, and Father and William Haney are down to Uncle Jesse’s cutting hay. John Gale of Ohio is dead. He died the 5th of this month of fever. I … Continue reading Hebron, August 23rd, 1865, Wednesday