Sixteen Wives– What Do You Get? Another Day Older and Deeper in Debt

Sixteen Wives– What Do You Get? Another Day Older and Deeper in Debt




Clipped from

  1. Saint Mary’s Beacon,
  2. 11 Feb 1897, Thu,

 - 1 , pro- I LIFE OF LOVE. MI. Man of rtlany...

Clipped from

  1. The Boston Globe,
  2. 21 Jan 1897, Thu,
  3. Main Edition,
  4. Page 12

 - - The Champion Bigamist Tells the Story of His...

Clipped from

  1. Lincoln Journal Star,
  2. 06 Mar 1897, Sat,
  3. Page 3

 - HAS SIXTEEN W1YES Man Imprisoned for SelliH!...

Clipped from

  1. The Wichita Beacon,
  2. 23 Jan 1897, Sat,
  3. Page 3

When I saw this story it was one of many that I have read in newspaper archives. I hate to say it but it was a common thing. If you don’t believe me read the one about Lanark County.. Bigamy–The Story of Ken and Anne and Debby and Cathy and…



Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place and The Tales of Almonte


I’m so Sick of that Same Old Love — Bigamous Relations in Lanark County

James Watson– Bigamy and Shoes

A Smith’s Falls “Frustrated Young Love’s Dream” Purdy vs Lenahan

She Came Back! A Ghost Divorce Story

One Night in Almonte or Was it Carleton Place?

Bigamists? How About the Much Married Woman? One for the Murdoch Mystery Files



Bigamy–The Story of Ken and Anne and Debby and Cathy and…

About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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