- In 1850 Daniel N. and Clarissa were listed in the Federal Census of Sevier
County, Tennessee. There were two children in the household at that time:
Virginia, age 2; and John T., age 1/12. Again in the 1860 Federal Census of
Sevier County, Tennessee they were listed. They now had six children at home:
Virginia, age 12; John L. age 10; Cleason, age 6; Frederick, age 4; Mary, age
2; and William, age 4/12.
Serving with the Union Army during the Civil War, Daniel N. Emert was a junior
seargeant in Company H of the East Tennessee Cavalry.
Shortly after the close of the Civil War, Daniel N. and his wife Clarissa moved
with their children to Grainger County, Tennessee.
"Smoky Mountain Clans", Donald B. Reagan, 1978, p 65.
"The Book of Ragan/Reagan," Donald B. Reagan, 1993, p 272, 278-279.
"Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 196, 320.