February 26, 1866

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“Pleasant but cold. Mrs Alfred Balcomb was buried  from the church went to the green  had my dress cut. passed the evening at home  Annie J. Wright passed a part of the evening with us.”    – Hattie E.F. D.

Notes: See entries from February 21 to 24 for recent Balcom(b) family history.
The “green” Hattie refers to is Taunton Green, the center of town.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton_Green_Historic_District

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