Apr 16 – Cold rough morning snows some. Chored round. Worked some in shop on pattern. Robert started for Home on noon train.
Apr 17 – Cold raw day. Worked on pattern some. Sawed out strip for Wm Ralphs frames for Bee Hives. Mrs William Carey Died.
Apr 18 – Finished Mr Knapps pattern took it home over to him. Took Mrs Betts over to burg. Spencer Peat got load Hay.
Apr 19 – Pleasant day. Trimed Blackberry and Raspberry bushes. Ed Flanders and Aunt Hannah called here just at night.
Apr 20 – Cloudy day. Hannah came home from Scots. Mrs Wm Carey Buried.
77] Neighbor, and husband of Emaline (Stone) Ralph (see footnote to January 2nd entry)
 Michigan death records show that Lydia (Phelps) Caray died April 14, 1884 (not the 17th)
 Edwin Flanders, the son of Joseph Flanders (see footnote to March 24th entry)