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Photograph Showcase: Sarah Jane Marler and her Daughters

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Sarah Jane Marler and daughters

left to right: Sarah Jane Marler, ?, Mary Lake, Sarah Lake.

Sarah Jane Marler is my 4th great grandmother.  Her daughter Mary is my 3rd great grandmother.  The photo was not fully labeled.  I imagine the unidentified woman may be Sarah’s other daughter from her first marriage, Philomelia Lake.  She had many other children with her second husband so I suppose it could also be one of her daughters from that marriage.  I really wish I knew for sure.  It makes me want to go label photos right now!  Despite the missing details, it’s a lovely photo.  I’m glad to have it.

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10 thoughts on “Photograph Showcase: Sarah Jane Marler and her Daughters

  1. It is a great photo. I don’t even have a photo of one of my grandmas, let alone 3rd or 4th. You are blessed.

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  2. Sarah Jane is my 3rd great-grandmother and I believe this is a four generation picture, not a picture of her three daughters.

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  3. My grandmother, Mary Jane Taylor Owen, is the person standing on the right. She looks so young to me! But it is her! She was the oldest daughter of Mary Lake & Joseph Allen Taylor. I have several pictures of Sarah Jane Marler & I am not sure she is in this picture. I have some ideas. If it is her, could this be a 4 generation picture? Is so, my Aunt Hattie (Harriet Owen Crane) would be standing on the left. Or: Is Sarah Lake Taylor (Joseph’s plural wife) also seated with her oldest daughter standing on the left?? Onward to a little research!

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  4. I pray you receive my notes. I am sure this photo is of 4 generations. I hope you agree. Do you have the picture of the Joseph Allen Taylor & Mary Lake family? My grandmother is wearing the same dress there as in this photo! I believe it was taken about 1901. Standing: Harriet (Hattie) Owen Crane & her mother, Mary Jane Taylor. Seated: Sarah Jane Marler Lake Taylor & her 1st child, Mary Lake Taylor. What say you? I LOVE YOUR BLOG!!

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