emmar sargent

This was My 6th…Err 4th Marriage

This started out as a post about how one individual record can be wrong, but that’s only the start. Canadian native Emmar Sargent was married six times. The images accompanying this post are for her fifth and sixth marriages. On her 1883 marriage to to David Snavely, it is indicated that this marriage was her […]


Aunt Emmar in Lincoln, Nebraska’s 1873-1874 Directory

It’s easy to sometimes gravitate to or from certain sources based upon our life and research experience. For me city directories are one of those sources that I don’t immediately think of to utilize in my research. Most of my families were very rural and usually owned just enough real property to warrant an estate […]