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Title The Diary of Mrs S. Savage from May 31 1714 to December 25 1723
Section Consumption and Leisure
Date 1664-1723
Document Type Diary
Library/Archive Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Reference Ms. Eng. Misc. e. 331
Author (Gender) female
Names Sarah Savage; Lord Chief Baron-Ward (p12){image number 8}; Sir Thomas Manwairing (pp12; 15){image number 8}; Queen Anne (p13){image number 8} King George I (pp14; 20; 21; 23; 59; 70; 73; 78; 136; 214){image number 9}; Lord Cholmondly (p14){image number 9} King Louis XIV of France (p62){image number 33}; Duke of Orleans Regent in France (p66){image number 35}; Earl of Mar (p68){image number 36} Duke of Argyle (p71){image number 37}; James Stuart; The Pretender (pp68; 69){image number 36}
Places Oxford (p48){image number 26}; York (p48){image number 26}; Manchester (pp48, 50, 193, 236){image number 26}; Scotland (pp68, 73, 79, 123){image number 36}; Lancashire; Preston; (pp69, 70){image number 36}; Northumberland (p123){image number 63}; France
Topics femininity, diary, religion, Christianity, family, children, siblings, health, the body, head, blister on head (p77){image number 40}, toothache (pp148, 245, 274){image number 76}, earache (p274){image number 135}, eyes (pp1, 14, 43){image number 3}, eyesight (pp1, 14){image number 3}, glasses (p1){image number 3}, collick (pp78, 117){image number 41}, cold (pp, 73, 74, 75, 93){image number 38}, lungs (p35){image number 19}, sore throat (p93){image number 48}, small pox (pp4, 7, 110, 115, 125, 142, 269, 279, 282, 328){image number 4}, convulsions (pp17, 21, 24, 124){image number 10}, stroke (pp18, 45, 50, 81, 146, 200, 208){image number 11}, fever (pp20, 23, 28, 44, 51, 53, 72, 76, 82, 91, 99, 259, 269){image number 12}, hysteria, (pp20, 23){image number 12}, deafness (pp20, 245){image number 12}, jaundice (p21){image number 12}, ague (pp22, 45, 164, 193, 205, 220, 245){image number 13}, vomiting (pp24, 117, 159, 202){image number 14}, consumption (p71, 101){image number 37}, measles (p229){image number 112}, death (pp3-6,7,9,12, 23-24, 28, 30, 35, 36-37, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 50, 53, 54, 55, 59, 71, 76, 77, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 91, 96, 101, 125, 136, 138, 144, 156, 188, 208, 210, 238, 259, 262, 315){image number 3}, funeral (pp6, 9, 29, 36, 43, 45 46, 47, 49, 51, 52, 71, 76, 83, 91, 143, 147, 198, 201, 237, 244, 252, 260, 327){image number 5}, death caused by intemperance (p35){image number 19}, death while ironing (p77){image number 40}, coach accident (p4){image number 5}, husband (p10,12, 15, 16, 20, 28, 31, 33, 36, 38, 42, 46, 57, 65, 66, 67, 70, 71, 89, 90, 92, 145, 220, 222, 280, 316-317){image number 7}, relationship with husband (p42){image number 23}, son's birthday (pp37, 143){image number 20}, concern over the future of her son (pp37, 39-40){image number 20}, concerns over the careless slothful temper of her son (p39){image number 21}, Dissenters, nonconformity (pp81, 85, 2-3,13, 14, 122, 135){image number 43}, politics, Act of Parliament (pp2-3,13, 14){image number 3}, education (pp2-3, 6,13,14, 123){image number 3}, professions, law (p6){image number 5}, Chester Castle (pp57, 73){image number 30}, falling asleep in church (p10){image number 7}, reading, books( pp11,13, 42, 50, 54, 61, 63, 68, 71, 80, 93, 117, 150, 156, 194, 196, 198, 214){image number 7}, death of Queen Anne (p13){image number 9}{image number 8}, no fear of death (p13){image number 8}, proclamation of new king, King George I (p14){image number 9}, hopes for the future with the new king (pp14, 20-21, 23){image number 9}, coronation of King George I (pp20, 68){image number 12}, birthday (pp14, 159, 204, 230, 258, 291, 316){image number 9}, marriage (pp14, 168, 172, 173, 282){image number 9}, wedding anniversary (pp191, 222, 248, 275, 311){image number 93}, fall from horse (pp15, 53, 92, 210){image number 9}, injury (pp15, 53){image number 9}, surgeon (p15){image number 9}, domestic service, servants (pp18, 62, 70, 76, 141, 199){image number 11}, maid (pp18, 141, 199){image number 11}, pregnancy (pp19, 26, 72, 78){image number 11}, labour, birth, (pp19, 26, 72, 97, 242, 247, 269, 294, 310, 326){image number 11}, premature birth, death of newborn children (p269){image number 132}, baptism (pp48-49, 97, 102, 248, 285){image number 26}, charity (pp25, 215, 278, 302){image number 14}, alms giving (pp25, 278, 302){image number 14} animals, cattle (pp26, 45){image number 15}, cows, (p26){image number 15}, Christmas day (pp27, 75, 241){image number 15}, wicked husband (p27){image number 15}, adoption (p27){image number 15}, hopes for the coming year (p27){image number 15}, ten things pertaining to Godliness (p29){image number 16}, rules for Christian contentment (p36){image number 20}, unimportance of wealth when dead (pp28, 30, 50){image number 16} house, building, workmen (p32){image number 18}, Parliament, election, votes (p32){image number 18}, drink, alcohol (p35){image number 19}, drunkeness (p221){image number 108}, alcohol as cause of death and damnation (p35){image number 19}, hell (p35){image number 19}, Bath (pp42, 51, 52, 53){image number 23}, profanity (p45){image number 24}, food, cheese (p45){image number 24}, Jacobites (pp48, 50, 55, 56-57, 59, 60, 66, 68, 69, 73){image number 26}, mob, rebels, rioting, violence, damage to meeting houses (pp48, 50, 55, 56-57, 59, 60){image number 26}, treason, (pp57, 66){image number 30}, Jacobite treasonable words against the king (p57){image number 30}, fears of the Jacobite mob (p57){image number 30}, death of King Louis XIV of France (p62){image number 33}{image number 33}, harvest (p65){image number 34}, court, assizes (pp66, 191){image number 35}, punishment, pillory(pp66, 68){image number 35}, talk of the pretender's landing, (pp68, 79){image number 36}, army (p68, 70){image number 36}, Ribble Bridge (p70){image number 37}, victory over the rebels (pp71, 78){image number 37}, New Years Day (pp77-78){image number 40}, New Years Resolutions (p78){image number 41}, conversion (p 87){image number 45}, theft, burglary, house broken into (p116){image number 60}, swearing (p117){image number 60}, worries of invasion by Sweden (p139){image number 71}, entertaining guests (p149){image number 76}, earthquake (p246){image number 121}
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