Sunday, February 26, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

26 -1 Clear +Mild - Sleighing used up was at our church this morning with wife +son Charles. spent rest of day and Evg. at home and to bed at 10 P.M.

Monday, February 27, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

27 -2 Cloudy +Clear - Soft -rode on horseback 9 miles from 8¼ to 9½a.m. spent rest of day +Evg. chiefly in office -Recd. of Geo. Ely [Shisson ?] for heirs of James Trimble [?] $5 on a/c of rent due 1st last Jno. and 1st of April next. Paid for segars 12½ +for alcohol 12½Cts. Amt 25Cts. -To bed at 9½ P.M.

Tuesday, February 28, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

28 -3 Clear +Cloudy Frozen in morning -soft through day but chilly -rode on horseback 10 miles from 8¼ to 10 a.m. pd. Betsey Nathan $1.25 in full for Baking week before last, for washing + Baking last week +for washing this day. pd. for 4 Qts hominy 25cts. for 1 Qt. honey 25Cts. for 1 Qt. Sperm Lamp Oil 31¼ for sundries got by wife 18¾= amt.$2.25 wrote to Edd P. Pearson Esqr in Ans. to his Recd. 17 inst. spent Evening in my office and to bed at 10P.M.

Wednesday, March 1, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

March 1 -4 Clear Cloudy +Cold, windy -Paid for 2lbs Butter 25Cts. for Celery 7Cts. for Camomile Flowers 12¼Cts. and for a Hind Quarter of Beef weighing 70 lbs $2.37¼ = amt.$2.82- Recd of Jacob Seiler for Jas. Peacock in case Peacock vs Seiler No. 236 Aug. T. 1842 Dau. C. Pleas $75 on a/c of said Judgt. rode on horseback from 10 to 11 a.m. 6 miles ~spent rest of day and eveng chiefly in office to bed at 10 P.M.

Thursday, March 2, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

2 -5 Clear +Cloudy +very Cold- rode on horseback 10 miles from 10 to 11½ am. -Paid Jas. Peacock by C.K. on The Hg. Savs. Instn. to his order $100 for Judgt. in his favour against Jacob Seiler on which I received $75 yesterday and took assignment of said Judgement as my own for Said consideration of $100. spent day +Evg. chiefly in my office except as above and that at 4P.M. I was at Public School taught by McKeever to bed at 10P.M.

Friday, March 3, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

3 ~6 Clear +Cold, Milder, fine day -rode on horseback 11 miles from 8¾ to 10½ a.m. walked couple of miles about 4 P.M. spent day except as above in office and Evg. also, to bed at 10 P.M.

Saturday, March 4, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

4 -7 Clear + Cold -Fine day - pd for 2 lbs butter 30Cts. to Milleisen, -Jim Jones for 2 qts hominy 12½Cts. for newspaper Pos +c. 7½Cts. Amt 50Cts. pd. Alexr. Sloan $4.00 in full for Coffin +c for my son Joseph April 12th 1842 -Melancholy payment !!! (v. Bill +Receipt) pd. C. F. Haehnlen $35 on acct for keeping my horse (v. 30 sept + 30Mch last.) -Contd. using Bbl. Flour Cot. 18ult. (v.13 Jan. for next preceeding bbl.) rode on horseback 11 miles from 2¾ to 4¾ P.M. spent Evg. in my office and to bed at 10 P.M.

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