Josiah Jackson's diaries 1882-1904: index and snippets

leaving

Date Snippet
Thu 30 Nov 1882

w leaving due ? - .
due (87), leaving (62)
Wed 25 Apr 1883

She told leaving Bniham June.
Bniham (132), June (42), leaving (62), She (77), told (1155)
Tue 8 May 1883

We B. Lodge; BJohn settled Hi Part Hay Rick Hook Gate gave receipt /c Lady Rent ? leaving due ? s. B. John promised /- paid audit Dressing forest Mr Barnes brought Barren heifer calf.
Audit (28), Barnes (194), barren (25), BJohn (556), brought (899), calf (367), dressing (17), due (87), forest (147), Gate (403), Gave (523), hay (1122), heifer (239), Hook (319), John (2874), Lady (73), leaving (62), Lodge; (2), paid (1944), Part (10), promised (658), receipt (518), rent (270), Rick (353), settled (208)
Sat 5 Apr 1884

Frank Jefferies bis Wife tonight leaving debt due / /.
bis (4), debt (14), due (87), Frank (462), Jefferies (78), leaving (62), tonight (250), Wife (151)
Wed 20 Oct 1886

Reed, note Mr James Jones present Mr Hayward leaving Bruton.
Bruton (758), Hayward (37), James (591), Jones (1185), leaving (62), note (199), present (103), Reed (3327)
Thu 13 Jun 1889

J. Rex talks Leaving weeks .
leaving (62), Rex (2123), talks (2), weeks (92)
Sun 7 Jul 1889

Mr Veasey preached text morn, Leaving His footsteps.
footsteps (2), His (51), leaving (62), morn (137), preached (1123), text (953), Veasey (25)
Wed 19 Mar 1890

B John /cs paid Ck ? --, leaving Beef T. Edward's /c ftc settled.
Beef (15), Edward (90), ftc (833), John (2874), leaving (62), paid (1944), settled (208)
Wed 15 Oct 1890

Mr Martin Ditcheat St bought Bull either Monday Tuesday , paid leaving.
bought (1410), Bull (301), Ditcheat (8), Either (48), leaving (62), Martin (137), Monday (364), paid (1944), Tuesday (178)
Sat 13 Dec 1890

sent Miss Hilt times trains leaving Shepton Mallet.
Hilt (14), leaving (62), Mallet (73), Miss (918), sent (4043), Shepton (200), times (37), trains (5)
Thu 22 Jan 1891

Tom Tea Wesleyan Chapel preaant Benson's Commentary given Mr Watts leaving neighbourhood.
Benson (1), Chapel (342), Commentary (1), given (51), leaving (62), neighbourhood (5), preaant (1), tea (270), Tom (2187), Watts (60), Wesleyan (212)
Wed 27 Apr 1892

Miss Kate Jones retired Playing Harmonium leaving Mrs George Amor junr agreed decided Mr Stroud drench paid.
agreed (1355), Amor (227), decided (122), Drench (11), George (265), Harmonium (4), Jones (1185), Junr (96), Kate (6), leaving (62), Miss (918), Mrs (1554), paid (1944), playing (7), retired (2), Stroud (1409)
Fri 3 Jun 1892

sent W Ada Lear John's leaving.
Ada (162), John (2874), Lear (669), leaving (62), sent (4043)
Sat 30 Jul 1892

We cleared acres Ridgley Lawns Hay today J. Rex finished mowing Dead mans Hole ground, leaving Horse Down Hay season.
Acres (100), cleared (32), dead (118), Down (124), Finished (341), Ground (382), hay (1122), hay (1122), hole (53), horse (444), Lawns (29), leaving (62), mans (2), Mowing (493), Rex (2123), Ridgley (1), season (61), today (1127)
Tue 2 Aug 1892

We finished Haymaking dead Hole grounds, leaving Horse Down .
dead (118), Down (124), Finished (341), grounds (64), Haymaking (78), hole (53), horse (444), leaving (62)
Thu 15 Dec 1892

Reed Ck ? - - Mr Harrold, Balance Victor's Scholarship , ended Sep , Sexeys Trade School years school fees paid, ? - - , leaving yean Victor.
balance (84), ended (7), fees (77), Harrold (171), leaving (62), paid (1944), Reed (3327), scholarship (18), school (673), school (673), Sep (42), Sexeys (94), Trade (97), Victor (1058), Victor (1058), yean (4), years (118)
Mon 27 Mar 1893

T. Hisgrove /- Borrowed Wincanton summons leaving cart road.
borrowed (86), cart (151), Hisgrove (299), leaving (62), Road (219), summons (7), Wincanton (642)
Sun 2 Apr 1893

Mr Harm am preached Congregational Chapel , text, Leaving , Tom Mr Hannam .
Chapel (342), Congregational (18), Hannam (150), Harm (10), leaving (62), preached (1123), text (953), Tom (2187)
Tue 23 Jan 1894

wrote Messrs Whiteman Cox owned receipt Ck reed afternoon ? - , leaving / due Dec milk.
afternoon (245), Cox (280), Dec (78), due (87), leaving (62), Messrs (1565), Milk (1238), owned (146), receipt (518), Reed (3327), Whiteman (273), Wrote (2470)
Wed 7 Feb 1894

F. Alford Sc opened Mangel pit Burtowfield We Lambs Sc Ewes Park, Ewe St Lamb Rick yard leaving Ewes Orchard AM.
Alford (28), Burtowfield (3), Ewe (37), Ewes (140), Ewes (140), Lamb (82), Lambs (228), leaving (62), mangel (528), opened (18), orchard (95), Park (279), pit (22), Rick (353), Yard (290)
Tue 23 Oct 1894

paid Thick /? /c Engine, leaving /- finished J. C F. F getting swede.
Engine (99), Finished (341), getting (220), leaving (62), paid (1944), Swede (96), Thick (7)
Tue 20 Nov 1894

gave Mr B / towards gift Rev Tweed leaving Bruton.
Bruton (758), Gave (523), gift (16), leaving (62), Rev (123), towards (18), Tweed (2)
Tue 20 Nov 1894

Mr G. Amor called supper Wellington Hotel occasion Mr Tweed's leaving.
Amor (227), Called (1514), Hotel (98), leaving (62), occasion (6), supper (50), Tweed (2), Wellington (15)
Fri 30 Nov 1894

Reed fetter Messrs Whiteman Sc Cox offering / per Bam milk Dec Jan / Feb, leaving March .
Bam (58), Cox (280), Dec (78), Feb (36), fetter (2), Jan (40), leaving (62), March (95), Messrs (1565), Milk (1238), offering (91), Per (696), Reed (3327), Whiteman (273)
Wed 23 Jan 1895

Men Lime dung hauling Bruton, Mr Hooper agreed drive Homblotton farm , occupation Mr Green leaving Mr Hooper Collinshayes going Mr Trenchard tonight talks Tom South Town Bruton.
agreed (1355), Bruton (758), Bruton (758), Collinshayes (33), drive (33), Dung (719), Farm (548), going (163), Green (576), hauling (1627), Homblotton (5), Hooper (91), Hooper (91), leaving (62), lime (256), Men (1554), occupation (2), South (357), talks (2), Tom (2187), tonight (250), Town (532), Trenchard (18)
Fri 21 Jun 1895

Mr Gowing paid Cheque, Mr Moody's /c leaving /- due wrote John, Mr R Elling, Mr Moody ( mistake) receipt Mr Longman, North Cadbury, fbr Collection re Gifford Fund.
Cadbury (10), cheque (1456), collection (25), due (87), Elling (30), fbr (94), fund (80), Gifford (57), Gowing (199), John (2874), leaving (62), Longman (143), mistake (45), Moody (145), Moody (145), North (146), paid (1944), receipt (518), Wrote (2470)
Tue 9 Jul 1895

Mr Hoare supper presentation gold ring given Dr Nash leaving Bruton.
Bruton (758), given (51), gold (12), Hoare (155), leaving (62), Nash (32), presentation (5), Ring (13), supper (50)
Fri 15 Nov 1895

On Sc Pig weighed Mr Payne's half Fat cow, leaving half lo hang oblige (Mr P).
cow (461), fat (530), half (161), half (161), Hang (4), leaving (62), oblige (11), Payne (369), Pig (164), Weighed (277)
Mon 3 Feb 1896

Reed cheque /c Messrs Whiteman Sc Cox milk sent Dec Jan , leaving ?.
cheque (1456), Cox (280), Dec (78), Jan (40), leaving (62), Messrs (1565), Milk (1238), Reed (3327), sent (4043), Whiteman (273)
Wed 5 Feb 1896

sent Ernest Hook Gate Pruning lesons tomorrow note Mr Down, School Master Bruham asking children leaving school.
asking (671), Bruham (767), Children (136), Down (124), Ernest (94), Gate (403), Hook (319), leaving (62), lesons (1), master (39), note (199), Pruning (22), school (673), school (673), sent (4043), tomorrow (666)
Wed 26 Feb 1896

Mr T. O. Bennett called thanked Mr Bailward Wyke St Mr Michell Farm Mr Griffin leaving Sc wrote Walter Green .
Bailward (112), Bennett (682), Called (1514), Farm (548), Green (576), Griffin (3), leaving (62), Michell (1), thanked (80), Walter (172), Wrote (2470), Wyke (39)
Fri 24 Jul 1896

Mr E. Clarke leaving Bruton Sc Mr William Green proposed Librarian Reading Room.
Bruton (758), Clarke (296), Green (576), leaving (62), Librarian (1), proposed (74), Reading (50), room (278), William (302)
Thu 25 Feb 1897

Reed Ck W Sc C. St Victor Sc helped Mr E. Creed measure , perches hedge ditch, leaving perch lot following attended Hedging lessons competed Prizes viz: st /-; nd /; rd /-; th /.
Attended (38), competed (1), Creed (190), ditch (51), following (20), hedge (120), hedging (77), helped (265), leaving (62), lessons (35), lot (110), measure (43), perch (23), perches (1), prizes (33), Reed (3327), Victor (1058), viz: (1)
Mon 22 Mar 1897

answered leaving .
answered (138), leaving (62)
Thu 25 Mar 1897

Reed John saying leaving Messrs Andrews.
Andrews (1), John (2874), leaving (62), Messrs (1565), Reed (3327), saying (947)
Wed 13 Oct 1897

Reed cheque Mr Shackleton Tithe Collecting, leaving Mr Amor's Bill printing Books /- due.
Amor (227), Bill (484), books (77), cheque (1456), collecting (112), due (87), leaving (62), printing (8), Reed (3327), Shackleton (284), Tithe (626)
Wed 13 Apr 1898

L Stanley St Gamlin South Town picked nearest calving Heifers brought Park, leaving S. Town.
brought (899), calving (25), Gamlin (49), heifers (325), leaving (62), nearest (5), Park (279), picked (81), South (357), Stanley (703), Town (532), Town (532)
Fri 6 May 1898

changed Traps leaving mine done Mr Goodfellows.
changed (27), done (281), GoodfelloWs (17), leaving (62), mine (26), traps (3)
Tue 6 Dec 1898

wrote Mr Bailward re Tom's leaving Christmas.
Bailward (112), Christmas (48), leaving (62), Tom (2187), Wrote (2470)
Fri 24 Feb 1899

Told Mr H. Jones haul maize, sks mill, leaving mo .
haul (115), Jones (1185), leaving (62), Maize (322), Mill (133), Sks (576), told (1155)
Sat 16 Sep 1899

Reed receipt Bags West England, leaving missing maize .
bags (256), England (61), leaving (62), Maize (322), missing (16), receipt (518), Reed (3327), West (94)
Fri 24 Nov 1899

Louie Mr Edmund Hill's tea gave cheque settle cheese sold, leaving unsold paid latter .
cheese (1666), cheque (1456), Edmund (70), Gave (523), Hill (955), latter (45), leaving (62), Louie (713), paid (1944), settle (80), Sold (374), tea (270), unsold (6)
Fri 5 Jan 1900

Gamlin Station sks maize , leaving Mill.
Gamlin (49), leaving (62), Maize (322), Mill (133), Sks (576), Station (860)
Sun 8 Apr 1900

Mr Haines preached Text mom, Leaving His steps.
Haines (14), His (51), leaving (62), mom (309), preached (1123), steps (13), text (953)
Thu 26 Apr 1900

Frith, calling Wincanton leaving skins Mr George's.
calling (17), Frith (253), George (265), leaving (62), Skins (27), Wincanton (642)
Fri 15 Jun 1900

Mrs French leaving Gables nurse Aunt
French (46), Gables (367), leaving (62), Mrs (1554), Nurse (102)
Fri 28 Dec 1900

He paid cheque A/c cheese, leaving pay .
cheese (1666), cheque (1456), leaving (62), paid (1944), pay (274)
Tue 19 Feb 1901

Frost leaving Tom Buckets Swede, cwt Mr E. Green's Fat cows.
Buckets (6), cows (394), cwt (322), fat (530), frost (60), Green (576), leaving (62), Swede (96), Tom (2187)
Wed 17 Apr 1901

Also paid Mr Wood donation toward Mr Crump leaving.
Also (100), Crump (72), Donation (6), leaving (62), paid (1944), toward (129), wood (415)
Mon 13 May 1901

Mr Payne gave cheque Fat cows, leaving calf paid date.
calf (367), cheque (1456), cows (394), date (100), fat (530), Gave (523), leaving (62), paid (1944), Payne (369)
Fri 19 Jul 1901

Mr Charles Balch ( Stourton) spoke testimonial Sir Henry's tenantry Mr Shackleton leaving .
Balch (84), Charles (157), Henry (311), leaving (62), Shackleton (284), Sir (230), Spoke (45), Stourton (178), tenantry (1), Testimonial (10)
Tue 30 Jul 1901

Mr E. C. Payne paid fat Bullocks Cal? leaving Bullocks unpaid He promised Bullocks, week week following.
Bullocks (6), Bullocks (6), Bullocks (6), cal? (4), fat (530), following (20), leaving (62), paid (1944), Payne (369), promised (658), unpaid (4), week (405), week (405)
Sat 1 Feb 1902

Mr Innes told leaving Stourton April B. Joshua .
April (40), Innes (82), Joshua (343), leaving (62), Stourton (178), told (1155)
Mon 29 Sep 1902

Mr E. Fietd Mr Warren re Relieving Ofilceship vacant Mr Dyke's leaving.
Dyke (23), Fietd (1), leaving (62), Ofilceship (1), Relieving (4), vacant (1), Warren (24)
Tue 7 Oct 1902

Mr Goldsburg Stockwell wished bye leaving Canada tomorrow morning.
bye (14), Canada (4), Goldsburg (1), leaving (62), morning (1314), Stockwell (187), tomorrow (666), wished (56)
Sat 21 Feb 1903

Baker Station sks maize, leaving sks hauled Mr Henry Jones ground .
Baker (329), Ground (382), hauled (709), Henry (311), Jones (1185), leaving (62), Maize (322), Sks (576), Sks (576), Station (860)
Thu 12 Nov 1903

sent P. C asking meet , leaving Box ftc .
asking (671), Box (33), ftc (833), leaving (62), meet (154), sent (4043)
Wed 13 Apr 1904

Reed cheque /c Dairy supply Co leaving due /.
cheque (1456), dairy (225), due (87), leaving (62), Reed (3327), supply (206)
Tue 7 Jun 1904

Came Mrs Stroud told Miss Sinton leaving .
Came (596), leaving (62), Miss (918), Mrs (1554), Sinton (158), Stroud (1409), told (1155)
Thu 9 Jun 1904

Miss Sinton sister miss Sinton leaving Monday .
leaving (62), Miss (918), Miss (918), Monday (364), Sinton (158), Sinton (158), Sister (177)
Mon 13 Jun 1904

She leaving.
leaving (62), She (77)
Sun 31 Jul 1904

Mr Castle preached Text mom: Leaving His footsteps.
Castle (203), footsteps (2), His (51), leaving (62), mom: (11), preached (1123), text (953)
Sun 10 Sep 1899

Even, Mr Creed preached text, 'Leaving His steps.
Creed (190), Even (208), His (51), 'Leaving (1), preached (1123), steps (13), text (953)

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