Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Thursday, March 26th, 1863

To day the boys are still at work fixing the fence around the lower field. Sam [Samuel Houston Sharp] went out hunting cows & calves but without any success. Margaret Hall [his daughter?] returned from her visit to Mrs. Leaverton's. I ground 26 bushels of corn and assisted the little woman [Margaret Hall Stewart nee Sharp] to work in the garden in planting squash & lima beans. weather changeable & rather cool for the season of the year.

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