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Object ID number 2003.06.005
Title Grant Family Journal no. 1, 1818
Date 1818-1840
Scope & Content Volume 5 1818-1840

Following description taken from paper by Douglas Stein (See Notes):

Identified as "Journal no. 1, 1818" on the outside cover. Keeper is unclear and the entries cover a period ca. 1818-1840. Included are domestic expenses, making clothes, and "family expenses & provisions bought". The volume contains miscellaneous accounts, daily expenses, and monthly receipts. There is a reference to "Stock on Father's farm" (September 29, 1818), to Frederick William Grant, and to work in the brickyard. Mentions Lemuel and Lucretius Bissell, P.W. Grant, Samuel May, William Marble, and accounts with Col. Roswell Grant (1818).
Collection Ebenezer Grant Collection
People Bissell, Lemuel
Bissell, Lucretius
Grant, Frederick William, Maj., 1797-1886
Grant, P.W.
Grant, Roswell, Col.,174/46-1834
Marble, William
May, Samuel
Search Terms Brickyards
Ledgers
Year Range from 1818
Year Range to 1840