Although, as has been said, extended visits are typically made by young, unmarried women married women are shown in the diary to make them occasionally, and on one occasion and for a very short period, a man.

Extended visits are made A16-ca.Al8 by Mrs. Beamish and her black girl, at Colin Grove; ca. Al8-A25 by Louisa, at the Beamishes'; A27-? by Jane Collins, in Dartmouth—likely at the Colemans'; S9-S13 by Charlotte, in Dartmouth—likely at the Colemans'; S9-S13 by Eliza Coleman, at Colin Grove; S22-S27 by Mama, in Halifax and then for two days in Dartmouth—likely at the Colemans'; S24-S27 by Georgiana Collins (the young three-year-old appears to have been taken to her mother in Halifax and then to have gone with her to Dartmouth); S25-O31 by Mrs. Brinley, at Miss Mansfield's in Halifax; S27-S29 by Ann Coleman, at Colin Grove; S29-? by Phebe Collins, at the Colemans'; O1-O4 by Louisa, at the Beamishes'; O4-O10 by Harriet Beamish, at Colin Grove; O5-O8 by Charlotte, at the Colemans'; O10-O17 by Betsy Collins, at the Beamishes'; O14-O28 by Grandmama, at Colin Grove; O29-ca.N1 by Eliza Coleman, at Colin Grove (possibly she goes from there on Oct.31 to stay over with Mrs. W. Allen, her Aunt Rebecca); N4-N8 by Mary Ann Collins, in Dartmouth—likely at the Colemans'; N5-N9 by Maria Beamish, at Colin Grove; N26-D2 by Betsy Collins, at the Colemans'; D2-D5 by Harriet and Maria Beamish, at Colin Grove; D5-D19 by Louisa, at the Beamishes'; D25-D27 (poss.) by Eliza Coleman, at Colin Grove; D27-D30 by Louisa, at the Colemans'; D30-J2 by Aunt Elizabeth Coleman and her little one, at Colin Grove; D31-J2 by John Brown Coleman Sr., at Colin Grove; D31-J4 (poss.) by Betsy Collins, at Mrs. Allen's; J5-J7 (prob.) by Mama and Georgiana, at the Colemans'; J20-? by Mrs. Brinley, in Halifax.