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ALLEN - COMSTOCK
ALLEN, Archibald of Port Byron, Rock Island County, married Mrs. Henrietta COMSTOCK of Geneseo, Henry County, at the residence of T.D. BARNES in Rock Island. (ROCK ISLANDER, Wednesday, 11 March 1857 - tr. b y N. Overlander)

ARNOLD - SIEGRIST
Arnold, John, of Chicago, married Miss Sue Siegrist of Rock Island on 28 Dec. at the residence of the bride's father. Warren, Pa., papers please copy (RI Evening Argus, Friday, 29 Dec. 1871, submitted by K.T.)



BABCOCK - MCNEIL
Married on Monday, the 24th inst. at the house of Henry McNeil by the Rev. J.F. Stewart, Timothy A. Babcock to Miss Amanda McNeil, all of Rock Island County. [27 Feb 1840, RIB&SB - K.Torp ]

BASS - SEARS
Married -  At. Rock Island Mills on Sunday, 20th inst., By the Rev. Woodruff, Mr. Woodruff Bass to Miss. Mary Ann Sears all of this place. [The Upper Mississippian, Wednesday, Aug.31, 1842, submitted by Candi Horton]

BIGELOW - CALHOUN
Bigelow, Mr., of the Mercer County Record married Hattie Calhoun in Missouri recently. (RI Daily Union, Friday, 6 Oct. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

BOENITZ - GUINTY
The marriage of Otto Boenitz and Miss Alice Guinty, of Rock island, was celebrated at the home of the groom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Boenitz, in Stewartville, Thursday, the wedding ceremony being performed by Rev. C.A. Mennicke of the German Lutheran church of Rock Island.  [Rock Island Argus. (Rock Island, Ill.), 03 June 1899]

BRANDENBURG - GRAHAM
BRANDENBURG, Francis M., married Miss Ruth H. GRAHAM, both of Dayton, Illinois, in the 1st Presbyterian Church (in Rock Island?) on the 20th. (DA ILEY ISLANDER and ARGUS, Wednesday, 24 August 1859 -  tr. by N. Overlander)

BURST - HAYES
Burst, J.W. of Rock Island married Miss Lettia A. Hayes, daughter of E.L. Hayes of Sycamore, Ill., married on 28 Mar. at the residence of the bride's father. (RI Evening Argus, Friday, 31 Mar. 1871, submitted by K.T.)



CARROLL - ?
Carroll, Charlie, clerk of the steamer Dubuque, was married today at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co.
(RI Evening Argus, Thursday, 28 Dec. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

CEDERBURG  -  CROWN
CEDERBURG, Peter, married Miss Mary CROWN of Henry County on the 21st inst. in this city. (DAILY EVENING ARGUS, Friday, 22 November 1861 -  tr. by N. Overlander)

CLARK - JOHNSTON

Johnston, Miss Rachel, married George Clark of Milan, Rock Island Col, on 5 April 1869, at the residence of Samuel Robinson near Viola, Mercer Co. (RI & Moline Daily Union, Thursday, 8 April 1869, submitted by K.T.)

COLBURN  -  MARTIN
COLBURN, Laban B., of the 38th Illinois Regiment married Miss Margarette MARTIN of Geneseo, Henry County, on the 12th inst. in this city. (Rock Is land WEEKLY UNION, Wednesday, 24 February 1864 -  tr. by N. Overlander)

COOK - ADAMS

Cook, Joseph W., married Miss Netty Adams, both of Cleveland, Henry Co., in Cleveland on Christmas Day at the residence of the bride's mother.
(RI Daily Union, Thursday, 28 Dec. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

COX - MAGNER
Cox, John W., married Mary F. Magner on 28 Feb. at the Presbyterian Church at Woodhull, Ill.
(RI Daily Union, Wednesday, 8 Mar. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

CRAIG - ?
Craig, W.L., an attorney at Orion, Henry Co., was married 4 July. (RI Daily Union, Saturday, 29 July 1871, submitted by K.T.)

CRAMER  -  HUNT
CRAMER, Jacob married Miss Elizabeth HUNT, both of Minersville, Henry County, in this city on the 14th inst. (Rock Island WEEKLY UNION, 18 May 1 864 -  tr. by N. Overlander)

CRAWFORD - MAXWELL
Maxwell  -  The daughter of R. Maxwell of Crawfordsville, Iowa married Dr. W.D. Crawford of Coal Valley, Rock Island Co., Illinois. They have arrived here in Coal Valley. (Rock Island Daily Union, Wednesday 27 June 1877, submitted by K.T.)

CROCKER - MCWHINNEY
Crocker, Charles T., married Alice V. McWhinney on the 8th at the residence of the bride's parents in Orion, Henry Co. (RI Daily Union, Friday, 10 Mar. 1871, submitted by K.T.)


DEWITT - ENGLISH
Dr. R.R. DeWitt of Milan, Rock Island Co. married Miss Kate L. English of Atkinson, Ill. recently at Atkinson, on 15 Nov.
(RI Evening Argus, Thursday, 16 Nov. 1871 and RI Daily Union, Thursday, 16 Nov. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

DRAM  -  MANINGTON
DRAM, C.W., married Miss Elizabeth MANINGTON at Atkinson, Henry County, on December 27, 1860, at the residence of Mr. NOWERS. (Rock Is land REGISTER, Wednesday, 2 January 1861)

DUNCAN  -  BROWN
DUNCAN, James, married Miss Sarah C. BROWN, all of Henry County, at the house of Dr. JUDD in Rock Island on the 5th inst. (ROCK ISLANDER, Wednesday, 16 April 1856)

DUNHAM  -  LORING
DUNHAM, Charles, of Geneseo, Henry County, married Miss Carrie C. LORING of Annawan in Port Byron, Rock Island County, on April 3, 1862, at the residence of Samuel SWISHER. (Rock Island EVENING ARGUS., Thursday, 24 July 1862)


FINCH  -  MEER
FINCH, John L., married Miss J. MEER, both of Cleveland, Henry County, at Rock Island on March 25, 1858. (DAILY ISLANDER and ARGUS, Wednesday, 31 March 1858)

FLINT  -  SMITH
FLINT, Robert, of Kewanee, Henry County, married Miss Rosanna SMITH of Geneseo, Henry County, on August 20, 1863 at the Island City Hotel in Rock Island. ( Rock Island WEEKLY UNION, Wednesday, 16 September 1863)

FOSTER - COYNE
Foster, John, of Pre - emption, Mercer Co., married Maria L. Coyne of Rock Island on 15 Nov.
(RI Evening Argus, Friday, 17 Nov. 1871, submitted by K.T.)


GARDINER - MARSHELL
Marshall, Miss Kitty  -  daughter of Chas. B. Marshall, formerly a farmer in Canoe Creek Twp, Rock Island Co., Illinois will soon be married to Geo. L. Gardiner at the residence of her parents, who now reside at Clinton, Iowa, on April 24th.
(Rock Island Daily Argus, Thursday 12 April 1877, submitted by K.T .)

GIBSON - TAYLOR
Gibson, A.P., of Keithsburg, Mercer Co., married Miss Nettie E., daughter of C.G. Taylor of Edgington, Rock Island Co., on 8 November 1865 at the residence of the bride's father. (RI Weekly Union, Wednesday, 15 November 1865, submitted by K.T.)

GILDEA  -  LOFTUS
GILDEA, Paul, married Miss Katharine LOFTUS, both of Minersville, Henry County, on January 8, 1862, at St. James Church in Rock Island. (Rock Island D AILY EVENING ARGUS, Thursday, 23 January 1862)

GISH  -  CAPRON
GISH, Christian, of Woodford Co., Illinois, married Miss Annette CAPRON of Henry County, on October (no day given), 1863, at the Island City Hotel in Rock Island. (Rock Island EVENING ARGUS, Friday, 2 October 1863)

GOLDEN - BROWN
Success and happiness is the wish of all to C.J. Golden and Ada Brown, who were married on last Thursday evening.[Source: The Argus, Rock Island IL, October 1, 1885 ; MB, tr. by FoFG]

GRIFFIN - HERRICK
Griffin, William A., of Richland Grove, Mercer Co., married Miss Julia Herrick, formerly of Rock Island, on 29 October 1868, at the residence of C.H. Brown, in Monmouth, Warren Co., Illinois (RI Daily Union, Tuesday, 10 November 1868, submitted by K.T.)

GUY - MARSHALL
A marriage license was issued today to Harvey Guy and Julia Marshall both of Clinton.
[Tri - City Star (Davenport) Friday, September 23, 1904  -  C. Horton]



HARRIS - GILLETT
Harris, Dr. J.A., of Chicago, married Miss Silone Gillett on 13 July in Davenport, Iowa, at the residence of the bride's parents.
(RI Daily Union, Sunday, 16 July 1871, submitted by K.T.)

HAYFORD - MCCARTHEY
Hayford, Charley  -  son of Riley Hayford of Milan, Illinois  -  eloped yesterday from that place with a young girl named Tillie (Lillie) McCarthey. Charley is not of age but they were granted a license in Davenport Iowa and were married there. (Rock Island Daily Argus, Wednesday 27 June 1877)
(Daily Argus of July 2nd; the groom's name is George Hayford and he is 19 years old) (Daily Union of July 4th; Nelson McCarty is involved in this case)

HAYS - GEARHART
Gearhart, Miss Rebecca C., formerly of Richland Grove, Mercer Co., was married on 20 Dec. at the residence of the bride's father in Eldora Twp., Iowa, to Calvin Hays. (RI Daily Union, Friday, 29 Dec 1871, submitted by K.T.)

HEESH - WIESE
J. C. Heesch and Agnes C. Wiese were granted a marriage license yesterday. [Davenport Weekly Tribune, Thurs., Dec. 1, 1887, pg.4  -  sub. by C. Horton ]

HEFFERNAN - MILLER
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Heffernan have issued invitations to the wedding of their daughter, Miss Ella, and Rud Miller, of Peoria, which is to be celebrated at their home, 2717 Ninth avenue, Tuesday evening, June 6, at 8 o'clock. Rock Island Argus. (Rock Island, Ill.), 03 June 1899

HENRY - BUSHELL
Henry, Major M.S., married Mrs. Emily J. C. Bushell, all of Sterling, Whiteside Co., on 12 Oct., at the Episcopal Church in Sterling.
(RI Daily Union, Saturday, 14 Oct. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

HENRY - KELSEY
Henry, James, of Richland Grove, Mercer Co., married Miss Lizzie Kelsey on 4 Jan. at the residence of the bride's father in LeClaire, Scott Co., Iowa. (RI Evening Argus, Thursday, 5 Jan 1871, submitted by K.T.)

HOLDSWORTH - SMITH
Judge Adams united in marriage Thomas E. Holdsworth and Miss Allie M. Smith, last evening.  The groom is from Preemption and the bride from Cable.[Source: The Argus, Rock Island IL, October 2, 1885 ; MB, tr. by FoFG]

HOWE - DEMPSTER
Howe, Charley, a railroad engineer, married Miss Lizzie Dempster of Keithsburg, Mercer Co., recently
(RI Evening Argus, Saturday, 18 Nov. 1871, submitted by K.T.)



JENKINS - NEELY
Neely, Miss Eliza A., of Mercer Co., married John Jenkins of Andalusia, Rock Island Co., on 4 October 1866 at the residence of H. Rosberry. (RI Weekly Union, Wednesday, 10 October 1866, submitted by K.T.)

JOHNSTON - JOHNSTON
Johnston (surname also given as Johnson), James W., married Miss Mitilda Johnston (her surname also given as Johnson), both of Pre - emption, Mercer Co., on 3 July at the home of the bride's parents. (RI Evening Argus, Saturday, 15 July 1871 and RI Daily Union, submitted by K.T.)

JOSLYN - TRICH
Trich, Miss Sarah, daughter of William Trich of Preemption, Mercer Co., and formerly of McKeesport, Pa., married John J. Joslyn of Joslyn Station, Rock Island Co., on Christmas at the home of the bride's father. Pittsburgh papers, please copy.
(RI & Moline Daily Union, Friday, 27 December 1867, submitted by K.T.)



KAY - COOPER
Cooper, Miss Margaret J., of Perryton, Mercer Co., married Samuel A. Kay of Moline, Rock Island Co., at Perryton on 17 September 1865.
(RI Evening Argus, Monday, 25 September 1865, submitted by K.T.)

KIMBALL  -  SMITH
KIMBALL, L., married Miss Jane P. SMITH, both of Henry County, in Rock Island on the 6th inst. (Rock Island WEEKLY UNION, Saturday, 16 April 1864)



LAFFERTY - BROWN
Lafferty, George, married Mrs. Jane Brown of Pre - emption, Mercer Co., on 4 Oct. in Rock Island. (RI Daily Union, Thursday, 19 Oct. 1871, submi tted by K.T.)

LAWSON - SWANSON
Moline People Came to Davenport for Licenses
Marriage licenses were issued in Davenport today to Carl R. Lawson of Moline, IL and Anna M. Swanson of the same city. Married today by Judge House. D. D. Ba?ley, court bailiff served as witness. [Tri - City Star (Davenport) Friday, September 23, 1904]

LLOYD - LITTLE
Lloyd, Lowell, of Millersburg, Mercer Co., married Miss Sarah C. Little, daughter of A. J. Little on 24 September 1866 at the residence of the bride's father in Buffalo Prairie, Rock island Co. (RI Evening Argus, Tuesday, 25 September 1866, submitted by K.T.)


MAGNUS - HINES
This morning at 11 o'clock Rev. D.H. Leland of the Edgewood Baptist church officiated at the marriage of Miss Josephine Hines of St. Catherines, Mo., to Walter Fred Magnus, of this city, the ceremony taking place at the parsonage. Mr. Magnus, of this city, the ceremony taking place at the parsonage. Mr. Magnus is a trimmer at the Velie Carriage works, Moline. They will make their home at 608 Forty-fifth street. [Rock Island Argus News; May 24, 1909]

MANNEY - VANDEVER

Married -  In this city on the 25th inst., By Hon. J.B. Danforth, County Judge, Mr. Edmund T. Manney to Miss. Charlotte Vandever
[Evening Argus, Monday, April 7, 1865, submitted by Candi Horton]

MARSHALL  -  CARNAGIA
MARSHALL, William, married Miss Ann CARNAGIA of Henry County, on the 23rd at the Rock Island House in Rock Island. (Rock Island DAILY COMMERCIAL, Wednesday, 25 August 1858)

MARTIN - BAKER
Martin, Joel W., aged 24 y, married Mrs. Providence Baker, aged 75y, recently at Cambridge, Henry Co.
(RI Evening Argus, Friday, 29 Dec. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

MASON - DRURY
Mason, Albert A., of Eliza Twp., Mercer Co., married Miss Mara P. Drury of Drury Twp., Rock Island Co., on the 2nd ins. in Drury Twp. at the residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. Dorotha Drury. (RI Moline Daily Union, Saturday, 26 October 1867, submitted by K.T.)

McCARN  -  DIXON
McCARN, Peter, married Miss Catharine DIXON of Minersville, Henry County, on the 16th at St. James Church in Rock Island. (Rock Island DAILY ARGUS, Fri day, 1 November 1861)

MCGEE - MAHONEY
McGee, Chas. married Emma Mahoney, both of Hampton, Rock Island County were married at Davenport, Iowa Monday.
(Rock Island Daily Argus, Thursday 3 May 1877, submitted by K.T.)

MERTZ - KEITH
L.L. Mertz of Helena, Mont, married Miss Nettie Keith, of Keithsburg, Mercer Co., on 6 July at the residence of the bride's grandmother, Mrs. Robert Keith of Keithsburg. (RI Evening Argus, Friday, 7 July 1871, submitted by K.T.)

MORGAN - MESSENGER
Morgan, Gus and Marry Messenger, a colored couple from Davenport, Iowa were married Tuesday in Rock Island, Ills.
(Rock Island Daily Union, Thursday 15 Feb. 1877, submitted by K.T.)


NEWTON  -  HODGES
NEWTON, Geo. W., married Miss Ellen HODGES, both of Annawan, Henry County, in Rock Island on May 21st, 1863. (Rock Island EVENING ARGUS, Saturday, 23 May 1863)

NOFTSKER - ALLEN
Allen, Miss Carrie M., married John T. Noftsker of Rock Island at the Methodist Church on the 17th.  (From the Greenfield, Ill., Locomotive as reported in the RI Daily Union, Sunday 22 Oct. 1871, submitted by K.T.).

NORMOYLE - KELLEY

Married -  In Peoria on Tuesday, May 2, By Rev. Father Hurley, Mr. Patrick B. Normoyle of Rock Island and Mrs. Maggie L. Kelley of Peoria [Evening Argus, Friday May 5, 1865, submitted by Candi Horton]


OLMQUIST - ANDERSON
Rev. D.H. Leland of the Edgewood Baptist church Saturday evening at 5 o'clock officiated at the marriage of Miss Thyra E.E. Anderson to Carl R. Olmquist, both of this city, the ceremony taking place at the home of the bride, 413 Forty-third street. Mr. Olmquist is a cabinet maker at the Velie Carriage works, Moline. They will make their home for the present at the home of the bride's mother. [Rock Island Argus News; May 24, 1909]


PARDEE - TYLER
Pardee, Wm., of Aledo, Mercer Co., married Missouri Tyler of Illinois City, Rock Island Co., on 22 December 1867 at the residence of the bride's mother in Illinois City. (RI Daily Union, Saturday, 11 January 1868, submitted by K.T.)

PENNEY  -  FARBER
PENNEY, Dr. Willey P., married Miss Julia FARBER of Geneseo, Henry County, on the 14th inst. (Rock Island ADVERTIZER, Wednesday, 3 September 1856.) ( Rock Island ARGUS of 15 August 1856 calls bride "Julia FABER" and says they were married at the Farnham Houses in Rock Island.

PERRY - CLARK
Married in Davenport
Miss Ethel Clark and Joseph F. Perry, both of Rock Island, were married at 3 o'clock Saturday after-noon in Davenport by Magistrate John C. Higgins. Mrs. Edna Hesh and W. E. Kupper attended the bridal couple. The bride wore a dark blue serge costume and a small hat to match. The new home will be in this city where the groom is employed as a painter. [Rock Island Argus. (Rock Island, Ill.), 15 April 1919]

PETTIT  -  COLDY
PETTIT, Wm. B., of Geneseo, Henry County, married Miss Emily L. COLDY of Rock Island at the Baptist Church in Rock Island on the 15th Inst. (Rock Is land WEEKLY UNION, Wednesday, 21 October 1863)



REEVES - METZLER
Reeves, John, married Miss Elizabeth Metzler, all of Mercer Co., on 9 Mar. at the residence of the bride's father in Richland Grove Twp. (RI Daily Union, Wednesday, 22 Mar. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

REYNOLDS - THOMPSON
-  In Hampton, on Sunday last, By Rev. Asa McMurtry of the M.E. Church, Hon. Harmon G. Reynolds of Stephenson, Atty at Law to Miss. Louisa Thompson, daughter of Joel Thompson, Esq. [The Upper Mississippian, Oct. 29, 1840, submitted by Candi Horton]

RICKER  -  BROWN
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 mini ster was of the Evangelican Association. (DAILY ISLANDER and ARGUS, Frida y, 4 December 1857)

ROBINSON - SNYDER
Snyder, Miss Maggie, of Viola, Mercer Co., married Eldridge G. Robinson of Rock Island on the 26th ult., at the residence of the Rev. J.M. Snyder, the bride's father. (RI Daily Union, Thursday, 3 February 1870, submitted by K.T.)

ROGERSON - MATH
Dinner for Bridal Party. Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Math of West Third street, Davenport, last evening entertained the Rogerson-Math bridal party at a 7 o'clock dinner, covers being laid for 10. The table decorations were in yellow and white, the wedding colors, and pretty place cards were in yellow and white. [Rock Island Argus News; May 24, 1909]

ROSENBERRY - ?ENNEYON
Rosenberry, James S., M.D., of Coal Valley, Rock Island Co., married Mary E. (?)enneyon, on 25 December 1867 at the residence of the bride's father in Richland Grove, Mercer Co. (RI Daily Union, Wednesday, 1 January 1868, submitted by K.T.)



SAUDERS - CLENDENIN
Sauders , Mr. Lewis P. of Stephenson to Miss. Ellen C. Clendenin  -  In Jacksonville, 11th inst., By Rev. A. Todd
[Rock Island Banner & Stepheson Gazette, Thursday, Oct. 3, 1839, submitted by Candi Horton]

SHARP - SIVERLY
Sharp, Lewis, married Miss Caroline Siverly, both of Henry Co., on 20 Mar. in Rock Island (RI Daily Union, Friday, 24 Mar. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

SHAW - VALENTINE
Shaw, Alanson, of Berlin, Mercer co., married Miss Elizabeth Valentine of Rock Island Co. on 2 May 1867 at the residence of the bride's father in rural Twp., Rock Island Co. (RI Argus, Friday, 3 May 1867, submitted by K.T.)

SHOBECK - TIMBERLAKE
Shobeck, John A., married Miss Anna Timberlake, both of Henry Co., on 4 Nov. in Rock Island. (RI Daily Union, Wednesday, 8 Nov. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

SKINNER - BRAGG
Announcement is made by Mr. and Mrs. A.W. Bragg, of Tuscola, Ill., of the approaching marriage of their daughter, Miss Eva Bragg, to E. Stanley Skinner, of Moline. The ceremony will take place at the First M.E. church in Tuscola Tuesday evening, June 10. Mr. Skinner is one of Moline's most prominent young men, and a grandson of the late Porter Skinner.  [Rock Island Argus. (Rock Island, Ill.), 26 April 1902; Sub. by KT]



TAYLOR - DAVIS
Davis, Miss Lizzie A. of Davenport, Iowa married Charles C. Taylor of the Rock Island, Illinois post office, at the home of the bride's uncle, J.W. Mathews on 1st Street on Sunday. The groom came here 6 years ago from Rolla, Missouri. (Rock Island Daily Union, Tuesday 17 April 1877, submitted by K.T.)

TINDALL - STURGEON
Tindall, Berryman of Ford Co., Ill., married Miss Henrietta Sturgeon on 18 Apr. in Rock Island. (RI Evening Argus, Wednesday, 19 Apr. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

TYRRELL - GIBSON
Tyrrell, Harvey M., of Bloomington, Ill., m. Miss Mary J. Gibson of this city (Rock Island) on 9 Feb. in Rock Island.
(RI Evening Argus, Friday, 10 Feb. 1871, submitted by K.T.)


VERNON - SLOAN
Vernon, Thomas A., of Millersburg, married Miss Rebecca Sloan of Buffalo Prairie, Rock Island Co., on Christmas Day at the residence of the bride's parents. (RI & Moline Daily Union, Friday, 27 December 1867, submitted by K.T.)


WAINWRIGHT - ANDERSON
Wainwright, Charles, of Geneseo, Henry Co., married Miss Mary D. Anderson of Rock Island on 8 June at Port Byron, Rock Island County. (RI Daily Union, Saturday, 10 June 1871, submitted by K.T.)

WALLACE - NORRIS
Wallace, Samuel S., son of the President of Monmouth College, the Rev. Dr. Wallace, married Miss Mary, youngest daughter of Jacob Norris of Rock Island, on 7 Nov. at the residence of the bride's sister, Mrs. F.H. Warren of Rock Island. They were married by the Rev. Dr. Wallace, father of the groom. (RI Evening Argus, Tuesday, 7 Nov. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

WEINEL  -  PIERCE
WEINEL, Andrew C., of Cambridge, Henry County married Miss Abagail PIERCE of Moline in this city on December 24, 1863 at the Rock Island House. (Rock Island WEEKLY UNION, Wednesday, 30 December 1863)

WELLS - EDWARDS
Near Hampton, in this County, Sunday 11th inst., By H.G. Reynolds, Esq. Mr. Merit Wells to Miss Sevia Edwards
[The Upper Mississippian, Oct. 29, 1840, submitted by Candi Horton]

WEISSENBUEHLER - HENRICHSEN  -  -  William Weissenbuehler and Miss Mary L. Henrichsen, of 2820 Sixth avenue, were married last evening at the Broadway Presbyterian church parsonage by Rev. W.S. Marquis. Mr. Weissenbuehler is employed by the Rock Island Brewing company and his bride is a well known lady. [The Argus, Thursday, April 30, 1896,  -  submitted by Shirley Wilkerson]

WHITING  -  LAUGHERY
WHITING, Worden, married Miss Hannah Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Wm. LAUGHERY of Henry Co. on the 20th inst. at Coal Valley, Rock Island County. ( Rock Island EVENING ARGUS, Monday, 21 March 1864)

WHITSITT - BETTY
Whitsitt, Benjamin, eldest son of John Whitsitt of Preemption, Mercer Co., married Elizabeth Adelade, Third daughter of John Betty of Derrybrush House in Rock Island Co. on 22 November 1866 at the residence of the bride's father. (RI Evening Argus, Friday, 23 November 1866)

WILLCOCKS - CRUMBAUGH
Willcocks, James, married Miss Jane Crumbaugh, both of Henry Co., on 14 Mar. in Rock Island.
(RI Daily Union, Friday, 24 Mar. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

WING - MAGNER
Wing, Thomas G. of this city married Miss Mary Magner of Chicago at Christ Church in Chicago on 19 Apr.
(RI Evening Argus, Friday, 21 Apr. 1871, submitted by K.T.)

WOODELL - STAFFORD
Woodell, Albert of Rock Island married Miss Christina Stafford, of Minersville, Henry Co., on 29 Oct. at Minersville. (RI Daily Union, Wednesday, 1 Nov. 1871, submitted by K.T.)



YOUNG - GRAYAM
Young, H.H., married Miss M.L. Grayam at Dixon on 21 Aug. The groom formerly worked for the Rock Island Union. The bride used to teach in the public schools in Rock Island. They will live in Springfield Mo. (RI Daily Union, Tuesday, 22 Aug. 1871, submitted by K.T.)


ZIEGLER - WHLWEILER
Ziegler, Fred, of Preemption, Mercer Co., married Miss Mary, daughter of Jacob Whlweiler (sic) of Rock Island in February in Rock Island. (RI Daily Union, Friday, 11 February 1870, submitted by K.T.)




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