To day the boys commenced to plant the bottom field in corn. Charley Hall left for Crockett. I made Fawn [Florence Mahala Hall] a pair of shoes and commenced to replant the little field in front of the house. Sam* [Samuel Houston Sharp] ground 30½ bushels of corn. The steamer Alamo arrived from Liberty at the Kickapoo shoals for a load of corn. weather changeable & cool with occasional showers of rain.
*This Sam is a 2nd great-grandpa to the Keeper of this family history blog.