February 12 – February 15 1856

February 8 – February 12 1856 February 15 – February 19 1856

John J. Haun, Feburary 12 1856 - February 15 1856

(Feb 1856)

.    in the morning & staid until after dinner & he & I started for the valley
together he for the valley & I for the diggings I met Pa Dave & Fox & old
Lockham on the hill above Martins  I came back home with them
they had a fight with Terwilleger & company & came out conquers Pa
Wed got his wrist hurt a –ck from shovel  nothing more today
13th Bill Rains & I started for the diggings after breakfast we met
we met Bray & Tersilleger above Martins house also Sockham we went on to
the cabbin & Bray to the point we got dinner & went up the ditch but
found not seen no one.  We came back to the cabbin & Parker came
Thr in shortly afterwards  Bill & I tried a coupple of pans od dirt but got nothing
14th Bill Parker  & I went to digging the ditch but made poor head w
ay on account of large rocks we built a coupple of fires on some
Frd rocks before we quit.  we found Bray at the cabbin when we came in
15th we all worked on the ditch.  we sawed logs to burn rocks out of
the ditch with we set some boxes but did not finish them we got
our feet wet & cold.  Sam Ballou & Thompson came to Terwillegers cabb

 

February 8 – February 12 1856 February 15 – February 19 1856