“Pleasant and quite warm.. being no services at our church.. I attended the freewill p(b)aptist at the green. took tea with Mrs Alex Presbrey John passed the evening with me.” – Hattie E.F. D.
Notes: The “green” Hattie refers to is Taunton Green, the center of town. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton_Green_Historic_District
Free Will Baptists: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_Will_Baptist
Portrait from family album
© 2016 Amy E. McManus