Sunday, March 2, 2014

Captain William S. Brooks - 1820 Journal Page

1820 Journal page from my third great grandfather, Captain William Smith Brooks.

"...and found good beds at every house & good Milk, and found the Bread either sour or musty. Butter good but too Salt."



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Monday, June 10, 2013

Mary Rogers Cabot Book of Dates 1893

Book of Dates (continued)

1893 Grayrock Place Stamford
          Jan 12 GCH [Grace Cabot Holbrook] op.
1893 May 1-13 World's Columbia Expo.
          Caroline Keyes - GCH [Grace Cabot Holbrook], Eliz. L. Cabot & MRC [Mary Rogers Cabot]
1893 Oct GWH [Grace Ware Holbrook] born
          MRC's den - 

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Monday, June 3, 2013

Mary Rogers Cabot Book of Dates 1891

Book of Dates (continued)

1891 Apr 28, 29 Wolcott Balestiers visit
         May 13 -Aug 11 WBC [William Brooks Cabot] in England
         July 1 - Aug Chesterfield Lake, GCH [Grace Cabot Holbrook], children & MRC
1891 Dec 6 Dresden Wolcott Balestier died

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Monday, May 27, 2013

Mary Rogers Cabot Book of Dates 1888

Book of Dates (continued)

1888 Feb 27 10.20 Am Lucy Brooks Holbrook born
1888 Dec 5 Holbrooks moved to Stamford

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Monday, March 25, 2013

Mary Rogers Cabot Book of Dates 1886-1887

Book of Dates (continued)

1886 Mar 29 GC [Grace Cabot] & MRC [Mary Rogers Cabot] Dr Moores NJ
         May 29 WBC [William Brooks Cabot] married
         May 30 GC & MRC Dr M[?]
         Aug 2 East Hampton LI

1886 Nov G Cabot's engagement [?]
         Apr 12 Tuesday after Easter GC & FH [Frederick Holbrook] married
         Apr 23 Pocatello


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Monday, March 18, 2013

Mary Rogers Cabot Book of Dates 1884 - 1885

Book of Dates (continued)

1884 Winter  LBC [Lucy Brooks Cabot] & GC [Grace Cabot] went to Kittrell NC
         Mar 22 Aunt Malvina died
         Aug 20 Fever

1885 GC [Grace Cabot], LBC [Lucy Brooks Cabot], MRC [Mary Rogers Cabot] Phila - Dr. Keen & Atlantic City Dr Youngman

1885 WBC [William Brooks Cabot] & Be[?] Ly[?] engaged

1885 Drive to Old Orchard with Uncle Geo. [George Brooks]

1885 Dec 25 LBC [Lucy Brooks Cabot] & GC [Grace Cabot] St Augustine


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Monday, March 11, 2013

Mary Rogers Cabot Book of Dates 1883

Book of Dates (continued)

1883 Jan 1 Uncle William F. Brooks died

1883 Mar 26 - June GC [Grace Cabot] with Dr. Will Mitchell Philedelphia

1883 Aunt Malvina Brooks & MRC [Mary Rogers Cabot] sailed for Europe. Florence, Rome, Venice, Pisa, Leghom, Rigi Switz[erland]

        May-June Dresden, Loeschwitz [sic], Banke, Pillnitz, London

1883 July 5 Clarence Brooks died hemorrage Nov 1818

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