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January 4-6, 1863

Sunday, January 4, 1863. he cam i was delighted to see him i did not go to church in the morning very good Discours in the afternoon Dave was down we had a full choir bible class at gertrudes very interresting Monday 5 quite Pleasent to day Nellie was up a little while reading went away this morning singing school begins tonight we all [...]

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January 13-15, 1863

Tuesday, January 13, 1863. up to see me i went down to school last night we had a very nice school we elected officers for this year Dave was down Nellie stoped to go to meeting Mary J and her son were Wednesday 14 here how glad i was to see them he is a fine boy Nellie was up here this afternoon she [...]

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January 19-21, 1863

Monday, January 19, 1863. in the afternoon in the evening we had a very nice Bible class great many out I wrote two letters yester morning quite cold sue and Nellie were up here i went down to school we had Tuesday 20 no teacer but will have one next monday night vincent came home [...]

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January 25-27, 1863

Sunday, January 25, 1863. cloudy in the morning clear in the afternoon we had an excelent sermon this morning mr gibbs was very impressive I went down to hear the children Practice in the afternoon Mary was up to Monday 26 see me in the evening Sue an Mr Cooper called very dull morning lizzie [...]

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January 31- February 2, 1863

Saturday, January 31, 1863. Sue stoped here to night and we went out together she goes to Wisters on monday i went in home had quite a Pleasent visit stoped in to see Nellie she Sunday, February 1 Was rather dry rather cloudy to day i did not go to church in the morning In [...]

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February 3-5, 1863

Tuesday, February 3, 1863. we had to open school ourselves meeting at holmes very few out very cold and no fire Nellies home and could not go Mr frehuil lead the meeting Wednesday 4 bitter cold day i have not ventured out to day Nellie being lame she wont get up here i have bin [...]

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February 9-11, 1863

Monday, February 9, 1863. up here for some time on a Sunday evening very fine day Nellie was up this afternoon an staid untill i went to school no teacher yet or any Prospects Tuesday 10 of any John an Sue has make up again i have bin sick all day did not go to [...]

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February 15-17, 1863

Sunday, February 15, 1863. very dull day i went to church in the afternoon we had quite a milatary sermon after church we went to see Barker and aunt Jane she is quite sick Bible class at nellies it Monday 16 was very nice but we did not read enough and let out too soon [...]

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February 21-23, 1863

Saturday, February 21, 1863. much better clear and cold today Nellie was up this morning i went down to rachels saw Cristiee and sally Sue was down waiting for me when i got home Sunday 22 Father was not well yesterday very stormy i have not bin able to go to church all day it [...]

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March 2-4, 1863

Monday, March 2, 1863. a nice class lovely day Nellie and Sue were here mary and her friend Sue went out to germantown today i went down to school tonight no teacher yet the fair comences tonight Tuesday 3 John simson came home with me last night meeting out to Clayes very few out quite [...]

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