Weddings

I’ve been thinking a lot about weddings, as mine is just a few weeks away, so I thought I would document some other Seattle family weddings.  All have ties to St. Mark’s Cathedral where Bob and I will… Read More

Campbell D. Emory & Camp Chehalis

I have always thought that my earliest ancestor in Washington State was George Meade Emory, who arrived in Seattle in 1889.  However, I recently found out about an ancestor (George Meade’s father) who was in the Pacific Northwest… Read More

Remembering my Mom

Tomorrow would be my mom’s (Deborah Carley Emory) 81st birthday.  I love this photo of her from 1943 (age 9) and her brother Wayne H. Carley Jr. (age 11).  The photo was taken in their home at 48… Read More

A Broadway Actress

Clara Emory (b. 1874 in San Antonio, TX) is the daughter of my gg grandfather, Campbell Dallas Emory. The photo of her was taken at the Sarony Studios in New York City, most likely around 1895. The photographer,… Read More