To day the boys commenced to hoe & replant the corn in the bottom field. John is at work hauling sills to the house. Sam* [Samuel Houston Sharp] & Frank Stewart went out cow hunting and remained out all night. I ground 14½ bushels of corn & worked some in the garden. weather changeable & warm with a hard rain at night.
*This Sam is a 2nd great-grandpa to the Keeper of this family history blog.