22nd May – Sunday – Fine cool day Wind N.W. Took a ride on my new Horse Roderick, and I like him very much – S. Sterett, Jas. Sterett and H. Moore din’d with us, and F. Bowly, Eliza & Maria Peters drank Tea & Staid all Night ~
From the journal of Captain Henry Thompson, May 22, 1814. Courtesy the Friends of Clifton.
May 22d. In sight of Teneriffe. Boarded the Sweedish Brig Saint Bartholemews, Chalmers, Master, from Gothenburg to St Barts. Cargo, Dry Goods, Glass, Paints, Cordage &c Let her pass.
From the journal of the Privateer Armed Schooner Lawrence, May 22, 1814. Maryland Historical Magazine, Volume 3, Number 2, June 1908, p. 171-176.