Julia Brumfield Diaries

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Activities

milkedbakedboiledburnburningburntchurnedclover seedcookedcookincowcutDaylight Savings Timeditcheddresseddressed some fowlsfurloughground axeshemedhung up the meathuntironedirrigationkilledland salemendedpackedplankplant bedplant bedsplayed gamesplayingplaying carrumplaying gamesquiltedrabbitreadsawedsewedshuckedsowedsplit woodstarchedstewedstrippedstrippingTO_BE_DELETED:fishingtrimmedwashedwhipped

Agricultural

milkedBenblasting stumpsburnburningburntchicken coopsclearing landclover seedcottoncowcucumbercutting feedcutting oatscutting stalkscutting wheatdiskingditchditchedditchingfeed cuttingfencefencingfertilizerfowlsglazinggourdsgrape vinesgrapesgrinding wheatground axesgrubbingguanoharrowinghauling feedhauling guanohauling manurehauling wheathayhaystacksirrigationlaying bymaulingmealmilkedoatspeanutspepperspicking peasplant bedplant bedsplantbedsplantingPlowedplowingpotatoespumpkinraspberry rootsreaperryesawingseed wheatseedsshellingshuckedsowedsowingsowing grasssowing wheatsplit woodstrawstrawberry bloomsstrippedstrippingsunflowersswarmingsweet potatoesthreshingturnipsweedingwheat

Animals

milkedbeesbeet pulpBelle (sow)calvescattlecattle killingchicken coopschicken killingchickenscowcowsdogdogsducksfeedfeedingfowlsfoxesguinea henhauling stalksheiferhenhenshivinghog killinghogsJerriekilledLucy (cow)milkedmilkingminkpackedPeggypigpigspluckedpossumpossumsrabbitrabbitsrainyroostersetting hensship stuffturkeysturtles

Barns

barn constructionbarn daubingbarn logsbarn raisingchinkingcutting tier polesflue eyesfluespitroom (barns)tobacco sticks

Ben Brumfield Family

BenBenjami Franklin Brumfield, Sr.Benjamin Franklin Brumfield, Jr.Benjamin Franklin Brumfield, Sr.chicken killingEdnaEdna BrumfieldFannie CarrHenry Anderson BrumfieldJosie Carr's sisterMabelMabel BrumfieldMableMaybelMr HobsonMrs TrentNelliepluckedRufus Boscombe CarrRufus Boscombe Carr, Jr.Sally Joseph Carr Brumfield

Building Materials

brickcementflue eyeslumbernailsrockroofing

Carrie Brumfield Smith Family

CarrieCarrie SmithEva SmithHazel SmithJulia SmithMarvin SmithPaul SmithReese SmithRoy Smith

Charles Brumfield Family

Aubrey BrumfieldCharles BrumfieldCharles Francis Brumfield, Jr.Doris BrumfieldEmmett BrumfieldJanie BrumfieldLillian BrumfieldMargaret BrumfieldMr Lee

Corn

corn cribbingcorn shuckingcorn stalkscutting cornhauling cornshuckedshucking cornthinning corn

Denia Brumfield Blair Family

Claude HendricksCordie BlairDenia BlairEarnest CraddockEdith Ardena CraddockEthel Mae (Polly) WorshamEthel WorshamFrank BlairGeorge BlairGeorge William BlairHenry BlairIsla BlairLottie CraddockNettie BlairOtho BlairPaul Dewey WorshamRen WorshamRuth WorshamSallie Blair

Domestic

bakedbakingbaking breadboiledcanningcardingchicken killingchurnedchurningcider makingcobblingcookedcookincookingcutting piecesdahliasdarningDemia? Blairdish washingdresseddressed some fowlsdrying fruitElise EastEtta Gilbertfirefishinghair cuthair cuttinghauling rockshemedHenryhung up the meathuntinghyacinthsironedironingJim BrumfieldJohn WardknittingmendedmendingNelliepaintingpatchingpicklingplayed gamesplayingplaying carrumplaying gamespluckedquiltedquiltingreadingrendering lardseiningsewedsewingsmokingstarchedstewedsulphering applessweepingtinsmithingwashedwashing disheswaterwell diggingwhippedwhitewashing

Equipment

basketbinderboltsboxbreast pumpchairscotton gincratesdrilldruggetelectric generatorfoot stoolsground slidegunheaterhot bedice cream freezerlanternlight enjoinemachineryover shoesphonagrafphonephone lineplow fixturespumpquilting framesroad machinerollersawspreaderthermos bottlethreshing machinewheel barrowyoke

Farm

barnbean patchBrumfield cemeterybuggy housecabincarriage housecorn fieldcorn housecorn landcow sheddining roomdog housefenceflower gardenfoot bridgegaragegardengardensgraveyardhaystackshen househen houseshouseice housekitchenmulberry treeorchardparlorpasturepathspigpenpitplantbedspluckedpotato patchsmoke housespringspring boxSpring Branchspring housespringhousestablestablesstrawberry patchsweet potato patchtenant housetobacco groundtobacco landtomato patchturnip patchvineswash housewellwoodpilewoodsyard

Fishing Holes

Banister RiverCreasey's pondCreasy's pondHubbards BridgeJesse Worsham's pondJohnson's millKellies Bridgemill pondMoons MillMoons PondOwens millthe riverWorsham's pondWorshams pond

Food

applesbakedbaked chickenbeansbeefbeetsberriesblack berriesboiledbreadbreakfastbreatbutterbutter beanscabbagecakecakescandycaned porkcaned sausagecaned tomatoescanned beefcanningcatfishcauliflowercheesecherrieschewing gumchickenchicken killingchinquapinschitlinscocoacoconutcoffeecolde suppercorncorn batter breadcorn breadcornbreadcracklin corn breadcranberry saucecurrantscustardcymblinsdamsonsdew berriesdewberriesdewberry piedinnerdresseddressed some fowlsdrying fruiteelseggeggsentrailsfishflourfried applesfried chickenfruitfruitcakegame chickensgrape juicegrapesgreen beansgreenshamhazelnutshog feethogs feethogs headhominyhoneyice creamjellyJim Brumfieldlardlemonaidelettucelivermealmeatmilkmince piemolassesoatsoffalonionsorangesoystersparsnipspeach piepeachespeaches and creampeanutspearspeaspicklespiespimento pepperpineapplepineapplespink beansPlowedpluckedpotato biscuitpotato saladpotatoe puddingpotatoespreservesprunespuddingrabbitsroast beefroast hensaladsalitsallitsalmonsalsifysandwichessausagescrapplesnacksoupspare ribssquirrelssteakstewedstewed peachesstrawberriessugarsuppersweetmeatstea cakestomatoesturkeyturnip salitturnipsvinegarwatermelonswheat landwhite beansyeast

Horses

coltGreyhorsehorseshorseshoesJakeMarvin's coltPompPrince

Jim Brumfield Family

JimEvelyn BrumfieldJimJim BrumfieldJim[?] plucked

John Brumfield Family

Christinia BrumfieldEdwin BrumfieldJohn Brumfield

Julia's Children

JimBenjamin Franklin Brumfield, Sr.CarrieCarrie SmithCharles BrumfieldDenia BlairJim BrumfieldJohn BrumfieldJosieKate HarveyLee BrumfieldLizzie BennettMollie ReynoldsWilliam Brumfield

Julia's Household

Benjamin Franklin Brumfield, Jr.Edna BrumfieldFranklinHenry Anderson BrumfieldSally Joseph Carr Brumfield

Kate Brumfield Harvey Family

Charles HarveyIrvin HarveyJack HarveyKate HarveypluckedVirginia HarveyWalter Harvey

Lee Brumfield Family

Beulah BrumfieldEffie Brumfield CundiffElsie EastGladys BrumfieldGrace BrumfieldHelen BrumfieldHilda BrumfieldHugh BrumfieldLee BrumfieldLeslie William RoarkOscar Brumfield

Lizzie Brumfield Bennett Family

Alma BennettCarey James JeffersonEarl BennettFaber JeffersonFrances BennettGordon BennettLizzie BenettLizzie BennettLonnieLonnie BennettOla Bennett JeffersonPaul BennettShirley James BennettTim Bennett

Mollie Brumfield Reynolds Family

Alice ThompsonBruce ReynoldsCaroline FergusonCharlotte ReynoldsChristine ReynoldsClack HubbardClack Hubbard, Jr.Clifton ReynoldsClifton Reynolds, Jr.Floyd ReynoldsGeorge ReynoldsHoward FergusonJane ReynoldsJohn ReynoldsJohnsonJohnson ReynoldsJohnson ReynolsJulia FergusonKate ReynoldsMildred FergusonMollieMollie ReynoldsMollie ReynolsNannie ReynoldsPosey ReynoldsReuben ReynoldsRobert Reynolds

People

a negro girlA. J. HarveyAda HutchersonagentsAlcie CallandsAlice HubbardAlice WoodingAlmaAlvin FarmerAnn LayneAnna CallandsAnna CraddockAnna MayhewAnnieAnnie CarterAnnie DossAnnie PickerelAsa AndersonAubrey HendricksAudry MayhewaviatorsBeatrice OwenBenjamin Franklin OwenBessie CallandsBessie HobsonBessie ShelhorseBettie DavisBettie RosserBetty HaleyBill OwensBillie BennettBilly BennettBilly LewisBilly SundayBoard DewsBob BookerBob StarkeyBonee ReynolsBooker CallumsBookersBrtha DossBruce SheppardBuck FarmerC. R. WarrenCapt TateCarlton TrentCarrieCarrington HubbardCharles AndersonCharles RorerCharles WilliamCharley BrumfieldCharlie HutchersonChesley EdmondsChristenia ReynolsClaud Debs?Claud HendrixClaude EdmondsClyde ReynoldscommissionerDan SheltonDave LayneDave WalkerDelma OwenDennyDews LeneirDick WoodingdoctorDodson BailissDorisDorothea WorshamDrDr ?atonDr BennettDr CutorDr MeaseDr NeffDr OwensDr SmithDr WiggintonDr WiggontonDr WomackDr. Anderson OwenDr. OwenDuckey KellieEarnest LovelaceEd HarveyEdmondsEdwin MayhewElbert Lee TrinkleElender BennettElick GibbonEliz PorterEliza CarterElizabeth AllenEllaElla HubbardEllen BailissElsie FarthingEmitEmmet BrumfieldErnest LovelaceEugene SheltonEula MayhewEvelyn EdmondsEvelyn HutchersonFannieFannie BrumfieldFannie EmersonFannie PowerFannyFarmer childrenFessy(?) MayhewFinchFletcher Carrfox huntersFrances CallandsFrank MaysFred HutchersonFred StoneGallie BurgerGeorge AllenGeorge Blair JrGeorge EdwardsGeorge EmersonGeorge HutchersonGeorge OaksGeorge WorshamGilesGilmore ScruggsGladys OwenGordon McConnelGordon McCormickGrace WillsGraves MosesHarold MayhewHattie GilbertHelenHenry Anderson Brumfield (1833-1904)Henry Anderson Brumfield (b 1878)Henry BennettHenry PatrickHessie AndersonHildnaHoward StrangeHubbardHubbardsHughHughes WalkerHutchersonHutchersonsinsurance agentsIrene DyerIrvin BennettIrvin CraddockIrvin HutchersonIrvin LewisIrvin Lewis MotherJ StarkeyJames FarthingJames Wooding, Jr.JamieJamie GravelyJane WoodingJania BrumfieldJanie GravelyJennie OwenJesse HutchersonJesse M. HutchersonJesse WorshamJessie KellieJessie MaysJim BookerJim CraddockJim DossJim EadesJim EmersonJim MoonJim PowerJim ReynoldsJim RolandJim ThompsonJim ThomsonJim WhiteJo HobsonJoe EdmondsJohnJohn BaileyJohn BailyJohn CraddockJohn DaltonJohn EmersonJohn HutchersonJohn L. HuntJohn McCormickJohn MotleyJohn RamseyJohn SmithJohn TuckerJohnsonJohnson ReynolsJohnsonsJoseph FretwellJoseph Terry TowlerJuanita OwenJuliaJulia EmersonJulia FergersonKelliesLaura MayhewLawson EmersonLelia WardLes RoarkLeslie RoarkLess BookerLester HarveyLetcher CraddockLettieLillian PeakLillian ShelhorseLizzie AndersonLizzie BenettLonnieLottie KellieLouise HutchersonLovel WitcherLowell WitcherLucie PeakLucius GravelyLucy HutchersonLudia BarnettLudy PughLukemail carrierMamie HutchersonMartha BookerMartha MillerMarvinMary Christine Craddock TowlerMary DossMaudMax CarrMax CreasyMayhewMelissa MayhewMelvinMelvin BailissMinnie OwenMintie MotleyMiss AngleMiss Anna HubbardMiss BobsmanMiss CarterMiss CreasyMiss MayhanMiss MoonMiss RolesMiss SmithMiss SneadMiss SneedMiss ThomasMiss TredwayMiss WalkerMiss Wille WoodingMiss WoodMollieMollie ReynolsMr & Mrs ?asorMr and Mrs PadgetMr BailissMr BailyMr BookerMr BookersMr CarrMr CothramMr CothronMr DavisMr DillardMr EanesMr EdmondsMr EmersonMr FarmerMr GambolMr GlassMr GravelyMr HankinsMr HargraveMr HaynesMr HubbardMr HubbardsMr HutchersonMr IrbyMr JohnsonMr JohnsonsMr KeefMr KellieMr LayneMr Lewis JohnsonMr MayhewMr McCormicMr McCrayMr McNaryMr MillsMr MosesMr MurphyMr OaksMr PadgetMr PaggetMr PeakMr PowerMr PowersMr RanMr RiceMr RobersonMr RorerMr RuckerMr SheltonMr ShortMr SmithMr SpruceMr StoneMr StreetMr ThompsonMr TurnerMr UpshawMr VonwagnerMr WalkerMr WoodallMr WorshamMr YoungMr. & Mrs. PeakMr. EdmonsMrs AndersonMrs BailissMrs BarkerMrs BergerMrs BlairMrs BookerMrs ButcherMrs CookMrs CreasyMrs DaltonMrs DawsonMrs EdmondsMrs FarmerMrs FarthingMrs Fletcher CarrMrs GravleyMrs HaleyMrs HendricksMrs HinesMrs HollieMrs HutchersonMrs Jack KellieMrs JaneMrs John SmithMrs JohnsonMrs KatesMrs KellieMrs KentMrs LavenderMrs LewisMrs MarsaliMrs MayhewMrs MillamMrs Moris of AltavistaMrs MyersMrs OaksMrs OwenMrs PaggetMrs PeakMrs PowerMrs PowersMrs ReynoldsMrs RiceMrs ShortMrs SmithMrs StarkeyMrs StorkMrs Walter MillsMrs WinstonMrs YeattsMrs. BlairMrs. CoatsMrs. EdmonsMrs. GravelyMrs. KellieMrs. KentMrs. McLau[gh]linMrs. Oley HubbardMrs. Pleas WorshamMrs. StrangeMuriel GravleyMurphist HarveyMyrtle SheltonNannie BennettNat WoodingNathaniel MarshalNed WalkerNellie BrumfieldNettie HendrickesNettie HendriesNorman BookerNorman OwenOdie KellieOscar BookerOwen SmithPaulPearl HarveyPearl WiggintonpeddlerpedlerPerry DewsphotographerPosie JohnsonpreacherpreachersprofessorRalph EastRed CrossRena MayhewRev. EastRev. PagetReverend PadgetRichard WoodingRob HubbardRobert HubbardRobert LayneRobert MayhewRobert VadenRorerRorner JamesRuth BarkerSallie StrangeSally StranceSam BennettSam C?llensSam CarterSam HubbardSam OwenSam Owen, Jr.Sam SwitzSarah EmersonSidney ReynoldsSmithsoldiersSteven DavisStewartStuart OwenSuiter? BlairsurveyorSusie HutchersonS[eu?]la[r?] HayleyTa??ie DossTaz WoodingteachersThelbert EdmonsThomas ThompsonTom EdmondsTom JohnsonTom LayTom LumpkinsTom PeakTom StarkeyTom WoodingTravis DewsTuckerTup WalkerUrsula LewisVirginiaVirginia DewsVirginia MosesVirginia Owen?Virginia SmithVirginia WoodingW WoodingWalter CarrWalter LayneWalter MurphyWalter OwenWesley CothranWhit ShortWill MotleyWill OaksWilliam BailyWilliam GilbertWilliam HutchersonWillie AllenWillie BailyWillie HubbardWillie HutchersonWillie MayhewWillie MoonWillie WoodingWoodallZack Adkins

Places

Campbell County, VirginiaCharles William's StoreCharlotte County, Virginiacity parkClover BottomCollege Hill ParkConfederate MuseumCraddock cemeterycreekDavis's milldepotexperiment stationFranceGeorgiaGreenfield Baptist ChurchGreenfield ChurchGretnagrist millHarmony GroveHollywood CemeteryhospitalhotelHubbard's storeislandJohnson's barnLevel RunLewis's StorelodgeLynchburgmillMiss KatemountainMountain School HouseMr Thomsons storeMr. Edmons'sNorth CarolinaOak Grove Christian ChurchOdd Fellows HomeRenan SchoolRowling's StoreSaint John's Episcopal Churchsaw millschool houseSt AndrewsstablesstoreStraight Stone schoolStraightstone CreekStrait Stonetraining campunion mens lodgeWalker landwarehousesWest Virginia

Sickness

backachebad coldbroken bonesburialcancercoldscomplainingcomplainycoughcoughingcoughscroupydeathEtta Gilbertfaintingfallfallingfeeling badflueFranklinhead acheheadacheHenryhurtimprovinginfluenzamedicinenot wellPlowedpluckedpneumoniarabiesrheumatismscarlet feversicksick headachesicknesssmall poxsore feetsore mouthstoothachewartswhooping cough

Social

a showball gamebaptismbarn raisingbaseballbathingbeauty contestboardingcampingCommunity Leaguecroquetcutting matchdancedemonstrationdentistrydominoesdraftEasterEaster egg hunteaster eggselectionfairfarm salefarmers meetingFarmers UnionfiddlegatheringsgigingraduationhaircutsHenryhouse raisingjury dutylecturelecturingletter writinglettersmoviemoviesnappingnegro associationOdd Fellowsparadepartiespartypatrons meetingphotographypicnicpicture showplayplaying cardspossum huntingpreachingprotracted meetingrevival meetingschoolschool boardsleddingspeakingsquirrel huntingstewSunday Schoolswimmingtaxesthefttrustee meetingwedding

Textiles

apronbatsbed ticksblanketsbloomersblousblousesboddicesbonnetbonnetsbutton holesbuttonscanvascardingcloakclothcoatscurtainsdrawersdressflannelgarmentsginghamglovesgownguano sackshelmethemedmatneedlesnightcapsoverallsovershoespantspetticoatspillowpillowcasequiltquiltedquiltingquiltsragsrugsscarfsewingshirtsshoessilkslipperssocksstarchstarchedstockingssuitsweaterunder waistunderpantswaistwristletsyarn

Things

air riflebanjobasketblousbookbooksboxbreatbucketsbulbscactuscaned porkcaned sausagecaned tomatoescarschairscheckchiggersclockscratesdebtdewberry piediariesdiarydolldumb bulleaster eggseggelectricityfertilizerfiddlefireplaceflower bulbsflowersfly powderfoot stoolsfreezerfurnituregasolineGerman helmetglassesgreenhousesguanogunhorseshoesinkinsurancekeykiteslampslanternsletterLiberty Bondslight enjoinelightslocust stumpmailmatchesmedicinemoneymuskmelonoilorganover shoesoverallspalletpea haypenPhilo Gubbphonagrafphonephone linephonographphotographpianoplanerplow pointsplum treepostcardpotatoe puddingpresentspumpkinsquilting framesrecordsroadsrosessalitsallitshotgun shellssoapstewed peachesstillstovesuitcaseswingsycamorestelephonesthermos bottletobacco plantertombstonestruckturnip salittypewritervioletsviolinVirginian Railwaywashing machinewaspWorld War I

Tobacco

burning plantbedscuringcutting tobaccodrawing plantsdropping plantsEtta GilbertfiringhandingHenryhornwormsinsecticideirrigationmoving tobaccoNellieordering tobaccoplantbedprimingspulling leavesrebulkingreplantingreplanting tobaccosowing tobaccostringing leavesstrippedstrippingstripping tobaccosuckeringsuckering tobaccosuckerstobaccotobacco cuttingtobacco marketstobacco plantstobacco saletobacco stalkstobacco stickstoppingtopping tobaccotramping plantbedstyingworking tobacco

Towns

Alberta, VirginiaAltavista, VirginiaAshland, North CarolinaBlairs, VirginiaBrookneal, VirginiaBrutus, VirginiaCape Henry, VirginiaCedar ForestCedar Forest, VirginiaChalk Level, VirginiaCharlottesville, VirginiaChatham, VirginiaDanville, VirginiaEdge Hill, VirginiaGladys, VirginiaGlenland, VirginiaGretnaGretna, VirginiaGrit, VirginiaHampton RoadsHenryJava, VirginiaLevel Run, VirginiaLong Island, VirginiaLynchburgLynchburg, VirginiaMount AiryMount Airy, VirginiaMt. Airy, VirginiaNellieNewport News, VirginiaNorfolk, VirginiaPetersburg, VirginiaPiney GrovePortsmouth, VirginiaRed House, VirginiaRenanRenan, VirginiaRenonRiceville, VirginiaRichmond, VirginiaRoanoke, VirginiaSchoolfield, VirginiaSouth BostonSouth Boston, VirginiaSpray, North CarolinaSpring Garden, VirginiaStraight Stone, VirginiaStrait StoneVirginia Beach, VirginiaWashington, DCWhite Falls, VirginiaWhittles Depot, VirginiaWilliamsburg, Virginia

Vehicles

bicycleboatbuggycarcarsstreet cartraintricyclewagon

Weather

badbeautifulBenjami Franklin Brumfield, Sr.changeablechicken killingclearclear coolcloudcloudycoldcoldecoolEtta GilbertfloodingfreezefrostgoodhailiceJim Brumfieldkilling frostlightningmudPlowedpluckedrainrainbowRainedrainingrainyshowerssleetsnowSnowedsnowingsnowystormsunshinethawedthunderthunder cloudthunder showerwarmweatherwindwindy

Will Brumfield Family

Effie Thornton BrumfieldEmily Lyle BrumfieldJulia BrumfieldMary BrumfieldThelma BrumfieldWilliam BrumfieldWilliam Brumfield, Jr.

Wood

apple treescutcutting matchground axeshauledhauling logshauling woodJim Brumfieldplanksawedsplit woodtrimmedwoodwood cuttingwood sawingwood splitting

Uncategorized subjects

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