The Diary of Mary Ann Denham

Wootton Bridge 1857 -1859

Archive for February, 1859

February 13th, 1859 by Mary Ann

Sunday 13th February 1859

Julia received a valentine and Mr. W. W. D. gave me a very pretty ring – Webmasters note: This is the last entry in the diary. To find out what became of Mary and her family and friends please go to

February 7th, 1859 by Mary Ann

Monday 7th February 1859

Mr. C Pike cut the pine and rose trees. In the afternoon the Rev. N Benham called to see Grandma.

February 6th, 1859 by Mary Ann

Sunday 6th February 1859

Cousin William dined with us. In the afternoon Julia and I went to Wootton Church.

February 3rd, 1859 by Mary Ann

Thursday 3rd February 1859

Mother and Julia went into Newport. Julia brought herself a mantle and silk dress.

February 2nd, 1859 by Mary Ann

Wednesday 2nd February 1859

Julia  went to Newport.