Henry County Illinois
History and Genealogy 
Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements

The Geneseo Republic, Geneseo, IL, October 20, 1911
Marriages: October 14
George William Railey, of Kewanee; Miss Annie Daniels of Kewanee.


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 Raser and Margaret Neiswender, both of Geneseo
Geneseo Republican, January 23, 1880
Last Sunday at 9 o'clock a.m., Mr. John Raser and Miss Margaret Neiswender were united in marriage at the residence of the bride's parents - Mr. and Mrs. Sol. Neiswender. Rev. A. Fuessle was the officiating minister. Our best wishes go with the happy couple.

Miss Minnie Monk Ronk is to be married on Wednesday evening, June 5, and Mr. Harry Regner, of Galesburg, is the fortunate man. The cards are out announcing the happy event, which will take place at the home of the bride's parents on east Third Street.  [The Independent, Kewanee, Il., Thursday, May 30, 1895]


RICKER, Josiah S., married Miss Elizabeth BROWN, both of Pink Prairie, Henry County, at the Farnham House in Rock Island on December 1, 1857. The minister was of the Evangelican Association. (DAILY ISLANDER and ARGUS, Friday, 4 December 1857)(Transcribed by Nancy Overlander Proofed by Mary Kay Krogman)

Married at the resident of Dr. O. W. Newell of Anawan, Henry county, June 8th, Mr. Charles Riley of Mineral and Miss Emma A Walker, formerly of this city. [Henry News Republican, Henry, IL --June 12, 1873, Contributed by Nancy Piper]

The Geneseo Republican, Geneseo IL , February 27, 1880
At the residence of the bride's parents, in Geneseo, Rev. A. J. Stead united Mr. David Ringle of Osco and Miss Alice Opdycke in matrimonial bonds on Wednesday

Eddie Robinson, who went to Nebraska last spring - and Miss Carrie Anderson, formerly of Woodhull, Ill., were married in Oakland, Neb., on Dec. 4. [The Republic - Geneseo, Il. - December 19th, 1884]


The Henry County News,Geneseo, IL, February 19, 1880
Colona Bliss
Squire Steele made Joel Rogers and Miss Mary E. Delancet happy on Tuesday by uniting them in marriage. They are both of Colona.
Feb 20, 1880, Vital Statistics - Record for the week ending Feb. 17
Marriages: Joel Rogers to Mary Emma Delancet, Colona

The Geneseo Republic, Geneseo, IL, Feb 5, 1880
Mr. John Rodema and Miss Martha M. Porter, all of Cornwall, were united in the holy bands of matrimony by Rev. Stouffer, Jan. 28. We wish them, reportorially, success in the future.

The Henry County News, Geneseo IL January 8, 1880
Married Chas. E. Rorah and Abbie C. Carter, Burns

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