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Ann M. Hull Diary, September 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), September 1857 entries; original diary in possession of Kimberli Faulkner Hull, Faulkner-Hull Collection (https://cooladventures.com/genealogy/ann-m-hull-diary-september-1857/ : [access date]).

September 1–6

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 1-6 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 1-6 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

September, Tuesday, 1, 1857

Felt some better.

Wednesday, 2

Better. Mrs Sparks & Mrs Smith visited here in the afternoon.

Thursday, 3

Did not feel quite as well. Had a severe pain in shoulders.

September, Friday, 4, 1857

No better.

Saturday, 5

Was in a good deal of pain through the day. Fannie went blackberrying. Got 12 qts

Sunday, 6

Feel much better. Am 21 years old today

September 7–12

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 7-12 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 7-12 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

September, Monday, 7, 1857

Better. Fannie was taken very sick today

Tuesday, 8

I am comfortable Fannie some better Fred returned home today

Wednesday, 9

Was so I worked a little

September, Thursday, 10, 1857

Went to ride. Fannie came down in the PM

Friday, 11

Went up to Fannies Finished embroidering her drawers.

Saturday, 12

Worked some in the forenoon. Side pained me in the afternoon.

September 13–18

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 13-18 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 13-18 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

September, Sunday, 13, 1857

Went to church but got very tired

Monday, 14

Went up to the Foundry. Side pained me very hard

Tuesday, 15

Felt better. Went up to Harveys staid over night

September, Wednesday, 16, 1857

Went down to Freds Called at Augustus in the PM

Thursday, 17

Quite comfortable. George McKune was married today

Friday, 18

Went up to Mr Hubbards Stopped at Fannies when I came back

September 19–24

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 19-24 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 19-24 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

September, Saturday, 19, 1857

Very rainy. Eliza Chase was married in the evening.

Sunday, 20

Felt very bad all day. Hattie was quite sick

Monday, 21

Hattie was a little better in the PM. I went down to Freds. Evaline Robinson was married in the evening.

September, Tuesday, 22, 1857

Have a very bad cold Made a pillow case Truman is 22 years old today

Wednesday, 23

Cold no better

Thursday, 24

There was a picnic. Went to Susquehanna with Truman then to get the cake.

September 25–30

Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 25-30 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection
Ann M. Hull, Diary of 1857, (Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania), 25-30 September 1857, privately held by Faulkner-Hull Collection

September, Friday, 25, 1857

Did not feel very well through the day Was quite sick that night. Received a letter from Uncle Miner [?] and Harriet.

Saturday, 26

Did not sit up any till 4 o clock. Was quite sick. Have news that E. Robinson was not married.

Sunday, 27

Mary and Fred went to church. I was not able to go.

September, Monday, 28, 1857

Felt quite comfortable. Commenced me a night dress. Finished my night cap

Tuesday, 29

Cold and windy. Worked on my night dress.

Wednesday, 30

Quite cold Visited at Mr D. Nortons in the afternoon

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