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Saturday, January 29, 2011

Tuesday, January 29th, 1861

To day Father & Mother arrived home from their visit to Mrs. McDonalds. Ellen came up in the cart and carried Roberta & Toby home. Bill got 2 yoke of oxen and hauled one load of wood. John is engaged in framing the upper story on the mill house. Mrs. Bird came and remained for dinner. she returned home in the evening. weather clear & warm. in fact it is a beautiful day.

1 comment:

benotforgot said...

On this date in 1861 . . . Kansas is admitted as the 34th U.S. state . . .