One Quick Handwriting Transcription Challenge Every Day-for the genealogist in you
Ah-ha! Mrs. Elizabeth Sargent! I've seen this Elizabeth contraction before. Saving space on paper, I think!
Mrs Elizabeth Sargent
I agree with what you say. I haven't seen that contraction before thoughfor Elizabeth. Also the "S" in Sargent is unusual. I know there are formsof writing that are hard to decipher and I would not have guessed it to bethe letter "S".
Mrs. Elizabeth Sargent
Mrs. Elizb=t Sargentcontraction for Elizabeth
Mrs. Elizb=t Sargentis it.