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Ann M. Hull Diary, November 1857 with Transcription

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Transcribed by Kimberli Faulkner Hull © Chasing Light Media
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Citing this page: Kimberli Faulkner Hull, transcriber, “Diary for 1857 of Ann M. Hull, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania,” (typescript, 2021), November 1857 entries; original diary in possession of Kimberli Faulkner Hull, Faulkner-Hull Collection (https://cooladventures.com/genealogy/ann-m-hull-diary-november-1857/ : [access date]).

November 1–5

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 1-5 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 1-5 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

November, Sunday, 1, 1857

Did not feel able to attend church

Monday, 2

Sewed on my bedquilt

November, Tuesday, 3, 1857

Fred carried me up to Fannies in the forenoon. Went to Cousin Davids in the afternoon

Wednesday, 4

Did not feel very well.

Thursday, 5

Walked up to A. Lyons in the morning. Mrs Newell was here to dinner

November 6–11

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 6-11 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 6-11 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

November, Friday, 6, 1857

Took dinner at H. Newells. Commenced M. Lyon some shell stockings

Saturday, 7

Helped Mary in the forenoon. Went to Mr Stevens in the afternoon

Sunday, 8

Went to the Depot to the Methodist Church

November, Monday, 9, 1857

Was quit lame Sewed and knit some Helped Mary work on a comfortable.

Tuesday, 10

Mrs Purdie and Lizzy helped Mary tack off a comfortable.

Wednesday, 11

Mary went over and helped Elizabeth on a dress I went over a short time

November 12–17

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 12-17 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 12-17 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

November, Thursday, 12, 1857

Mrs Martyn Taylor took dinner at first we went to Joel in the PM.

Friday, 13

Sewed and knit

Saturday, 14

Finished [?] pillow cases and run my stocking heels in the evening.

November, Sunday, 15, 1857

Went to church. Mary Fannie Fred & Harvey went up to Martyn Taylors to tea. I got tea at home

Monday, 16

Mary washed. I commence on my night dress sleeves. Mary went to the lecture in the evening.

Tuesday, 17

Embroidered

November 18–23

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 18-23 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 18-23 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

November, Wednesday, 18, 1857

Walked up to Harveys and back. Embroidered

Thursday, 19

Washed and run some of my work Called at Mrs Clarks and Mr Browns Frank Comfort staid with me over night

Friday, 20

Made me a pair of cotton flannel drawers Had a number of calls

November, Saturday, 21, 1857

Marked out my scarf and commenced embroidering it Side pained me quite hard

Sunday, 22

Did not attend church

Monday, 23

Fred started for Montrose I worked on my scarf and commenced some socks for T. H.

November 24–29

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 24-29 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 24-29 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

November, Tuesday, 24, 1857

Worked on my scarf and knit Was quite lame

Wednesday, 25

Embroidered and knit

Thursday, 26

Did not feel very well It was Thanksgiving and Mrs Taylor sent me some ribs for my supper Mrs Lyons some turkey.

November, Friday, 27, 1857

No letter from home Have worked on my scarf.

Saturday, 26

Went over to Joels a little while in the PM There was a boy fell from the engine and was hurt very bad

Sunday, 29

Did not attend church Fred got home in the evening

November 30

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 30 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 30 November 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

November, Monday, 30, 1857

Walked up to Harveys Was some lame

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