Cleora on Ice

Buckles, Julie
March 2006
Fourth Genre: Explorations in Nonfiction;Spring2006, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p37
Academic Journal
Relates the divorce of the author's great-great-great grandmother Cleora Stickney from her husband Elijah Wakefield after the Civil War. Overview of a letter passed down to the author stating adultery as the reason behind the divorce; Decision of Stickney not to take the custody of their son Alderbert; Marriage of Stickney with her cousin Henry True after the divorce.


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