Frederick is the brother-in-law of Ira/William Sargent--my real focus.
Civil War pensions can contain all sorts of extraneous information, so I requested my researcher copy the papers (or at least go through them).
Slight problem--there are over 300 pages of documents. This is high since there is not even a widow's application.
In an upcoming column, we'll see what pages were chosen and why. I'm hoping it may reveal something about his wife Lucretia Sargent, but at this point I am not certain.
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