28th – Fine, pleasant day – Wind S.E. ~ Went to Town & return’d to Dine with Mr. Nicols & a small party – Paid Vache $ 10 in full ~ Finish’d planting late Potatoes
From the journal of Captain Henry Thompson, May 28, 1814. Courtesy the Friends of Clifton.
April 1st – Very fine day – Wind N.W. Went to Town, rode by the Meadows, and return’d to Dinner – Louisa Wirgman died this morning at 4 O’Clock, after six days illness. [went to?] Town, as also did Mrs. T. and attended the Funeral of Louisa Wirgman at 10 O’Clock, return’d to Dinner – Mr. E[?] Carroll & Mr. Devereux call’d in the evening & Drank Tea – Paid Vache in full. $10 for last month
From the journal of Captain Henry Thompson, April 1, 1814. Courtesy the Friends of Clifton.