The Diary of Mary Ann Denham

Wootton Bridge 1857 -1859

Archive for March, 1857

March 15th, 1857 by Mary Ann

Sunday 15th March 1857

Mothers birthday, plus Mr J.D. Osborne.

March 13th, 1857 by Mary Ann

Friday 13th March 1857

Ryde Harmonic concert was held at Ryde this evening, Mr J.G.G. invited Julia and I but we declined the invitation.

March 10th, 1857 by Mary Ann

Tuesday 10th March 1857

Julia paid the sitting at the chapel, Miss Elizabeth Phillips and her sister was married at Ryde.

March 8th, 1857 by Mary Ann

Sunday 8th March 1857

We all went to church, in the evening to the chapel.

March 5th, 1857 by Mary Ann

Thursday 5th March 1857

Cousin William sent me a music book to copy some tunes. In the afternoon Miss Jane Rolf and Miss Louisa Day drank tea with us, Julia and I went part of the way home with them.

March 2nd, 1857 by Mary Ann

Monday 2nd March 1857

Mrs Dennis came from Ryde and drank tea with us, I drove the little girl home. Julia walked with Mrs Dennis, we returned home about half past 8 o’clock.

March 1st, 1857 by Mary Ann

Sunday 1st March 1857

In the morning we went to Wootton church. In the afternoon, Julia and I went over to the opening of Cowes Chapel, Mr Bailey preached. We arrived home about 6 o’clock. Cousin William and his little girl came to drink tea with grandma, William returned home about half past 8 o’clock but his little girl […]