Diary 01: Diary of John and Georgiana Molloy: 28 January 1835 - 8 April 1837

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Monday 21 Weighed at day light. Calm seas several whales anchored at night. Tuesday 22 Weighed & stood along shore - anchored at 11 oClock Counted the cargo Wednesday 23 Crew on shore cutting wood. Much rain. Thursday 24 bivouaced on shore rather uncomfortable. Much rain walked to Mr B's grant on our return found the Vessel had [...] - Wind became favorable embarked & sailed. Friday 25 Off Garden Island at night. Saturday 26 Squally & Hazy through the passage at 1½ Sunday 27 Among the Freemantle heathens Monday 28 made some purchases from Mr Keith & Capt Scott Tuesday 29 Perth Purchased sundries from Dr [...] Wednesd. 30 {Dined with Mr. Brown wrote for Remission money on Purchase of Land to the amt of £300} October 1 Thursday Lady Stirling confined - a little girl and doing well. Friday 2 At the Fair at Guilford purchased Cow [2 words illeg] dined at the Agricultural meeting Saturd 3 Made some purchases. Sunday 4 Dined at Mr. Rowes Monday 5 Wrote to Mr. Taylor Tuesday 6 Purchased poll Heifer Capt. Meanes £16./[...] Wednesdy 7 Paid Collin purchased [...] & oxen [...] from [...] Thursday 8 Freemantle Sale of [...] of Stirlings Cargo. Friday 9 Perth Saturday 10 Purchased Mr Browns Yearling - 18.68 Sunday 11 At morning Service Monday 12 Wrote several Letters - Cape India & home. Tuesday 13 Wednesday 14 Thursday 15 Friday 16 [Page 26]