Henry County Illinois
History and Genealogy 
Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements

The following is from the Galesburg Republican Register of Dec. 8:
"Wallace J. Emery and Miss Pauline A. Carter both of Galva, were married at 3 o'clock in the church parlors of the Methodist church, by the Rev. Dr. Joe Bell, on Wednesday afternoon. The couple will live on a farm near Galva." (Source: Scrapbook compiled by Peggy Goertzen from the 1890's - transcribed for G.T. by Jackie McCarty)

The Henry County News, Geneseo IL January 22, 1880
Wedding Bells
The following local marriages have been celebrated since our last issue (Jan 15).
John E. Entrikin and Lizzie Cann, both of Geneseo

Geneseo Republican, Geneseo IL January 30, 1880
On Monday, Jan. 19th at the residence of the officiating clergyman, Mr. John E. Entriken of Marshalltown, Iowa and Miss Lizzie E. Cann of this city, were married by Rev. C. H. D. Fisher. "Everett" is a son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Entriken, of this place and is a prosperous young farmer. He will take his bride to his home at Marshalltown, Iowa, shortly, where we trust they may live long and happily.

Entriken, Walter J., of Geneseo, Henry Co., a recent graduate of Oberlin College, married Miss Julia A. Chamberlin of Moline, Rock Island Co., on 18 Aug. 1870 at the residence of the bride's parents. (RI Daily Union, Monday, 22 Aug. 1870)

The Henry County News, Geneseo IL January 15, 1880
Married August W. Erdman and Ernestine Schmidt

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