May 18 – May 23 1856

May 13 – May 18 1856 May 23 – May 26 1856

John J. Haun, May 18 1856 - May 23 1856

18th    we all took a walk except  (May 1856)  Lizzie around the ranch
to look at the grain & grass Lizzie went to Meadow valley with Tro
Mo  ward & got back in the evening Duesler went to the point & sent after
19th a book)  The day the lawsuit cones off but there was no Judge rai
ined in the evening & at night Pa & Bill went to Hundleys office
after supper to be examined as witnedded  Bill got drunk as usual
Tus Ike Jennings staid all night with us I cut some potatoes to pla
20th nt )  Pa & Bill commenced ploughing to plant potatoes  I cut potatoes
Lizzie & Ma helped Bill quite ploughing at noon & Pa & I went at it &
finished it.  we planted one sack & quit  Ma & Lizzie finised cutting
Wed Sherwin staid all night with us nothing ele today
21st Rained & snowed all evening & night Dave came over as a witnedd
in case  Dave Bill & I planted potatoes all evening Bill & I went
& called on Miss Cleveland after supper we had a game of cards w
Thr ith her & her mother nothing else today of importance
22nd Pas case comes off today but it was not decided the Jury hung.  Bill
Frd harrowed n the potatoes today cloudy at times nothing else today
23rd    The case was decided this morning & in favor of defendant Terwilleger but

 

May 13 – May 18 1856 May 23 – May 26 1856