|Another helpful diary page--The last line says it all|
Wea. WED. APRIL 8, 1896 Ther.
Went to school. Ma + Grandma went to Mr. Coe’s funeral.
Wea. Sunny FRI. APRIL 8, 1898 Ther.
Went to school played football in the morning but couldn’t at noon as it wanted fixing. Lydia Lawson rode up with me.
Wea. SAT. APRIL 8, 1899 Ther.
Boiled sap all day. John went home about 3 o’clock.
Wea. SUN. APRIL 8, 1900 Ther.
Stayed at home all day. Wrote a letter to Alice Warn, one to Cassie Conner + one to Mabel Spencer. Pa + Ma went to S.S. In eve went over to grandma’s.
Wea. MON. APRIL 8, 1901 Ther.
NO ENTRY AGAIN UNTIL MAY 22nd
Wea. TUE. APRIL 8, 1902 Ther.
I went to factory. Gail drew hay in A.M. from Pa’s. In P.M. Gail sharpened fence posts and washed the cutter.
Wea. WED. APRIL 8, 1903 Ther.
NO ENTRY MADE AGAIN UNTIL MAY 1st
Editor's Note: Mr. Coe was most likely Miles Coe a longtime resident of the area. He was born in Ellicott, NY in 1826 and was 69 years old when he died. Born to Cyrus Coe and Elsie Fenton he married Mary Hitchcock and fathered nine children.