Diary of John and Georgiana Molloy: 1 July 1837 - 21 February 1840

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Septr 1837. Monday 11 WNW. West. Squally with occasional showers - planted potatoes - [...] angle of the Garden. Wallace at work. Madame went to the Spring with the Children - B. Tuesday 12th West. Fresh breezes & Squally with heavy showers at intervals - Gentle calved a heifer Calf during the night - Bobby gone to hunt the Kangaroos - Wednesday 13. S. Moderate Wr & Cloudy - Herded the Cattle - The party returned from Kangaroo hunting. - a blank. - Bobby milked the Cows & fed the Calves after his return. Mr Chapman came in from the Vasse. Thursday 14 NW Mild Wr. Recd a dispatch from Mr L. Bussell paid Mr Green three pounds on Mr Green's act - Wallace at work Bob. Friday 15th WNW. Squally with frequent showers of Rain. Thunder & Lightning Mr Green left for the Vasse with Mr H Chapman & Dick - B. Saturday 16. West. Heavy showers & Squally Wr. - Jack Kate & the Colt called Settled with Chas Bussell paid him a balance of 29.15.0. Greens bill 24.12.0 & Cash £5.3.0 Bob Sunday 17. N.W. Fresh breezes & Cloudy Wr with rain at intervals Read divine Service Military attended 3 [...] Arnold Bob Monday 18. N. Moderate but Cloudy - 60# Wheat to Mrs Heppingstone. Bob Tuesday 19 West Strong Gales & Squally Wr. hoed up Potatoes Bob. Wednesday 20 N. Moderate Wr. Wallace at work. Bob. Thursday 21 South Fine weather. Aux bois - Friday 22. S.E Fine Wr. Wallace at work. 2 balls hemp to [...] -. made 2 new asparagus beds - sowed turnips & radishes The oxen & Cart to Mr. Hurford Bob [Page 9]