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ADAMS - BARKLEY
Married, At the residence of the bride's father, J. G. Barkley, Esqr., in Fairfield, on Thursday evening, Feb. 18th, 1869, by Rev. W. B. Bruner, Mr. R. D. Adams and Miss Carrie Barkley, both of our town. [Wayne County Press, February 19, 1869]

ALEXANDER - RUSSELL
MARRIED.-September 23, at the residence of the bride's father, Dr. B. F. Russel, in Paris, Ind., by Rev. J. W. Allen, Mr. J. C. Alexander, of this place, to Miss Loretta Russell. [Wayne County Press, October 1, 1874]

ALLISON - BORAH
Married on the 2d, inst. by Rev. Mr. Gillham, Mr. Ralph Allison, to Miss Hellen R. Borah, all of this county. [Illinois Patriot, April 9, 1856]

ALLYN - BURGESS
Also, on the 18th inst., at Jeffersonville, by Rev. James Thrapp, Mr. Andrew C. Allyn and Miss Hattabel C. Burgess. [War Democrat, April 21, 1864]

ANDERSON - SKELLTON
E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. Samuel Anderson to Miss Hannah J. Skellton, all of Wayne County. Cake received. [Wayne County Press, October 23, 1868]

ANDERSON - TODD
At the residence of the bride's father, Dr. C. T. Todd, of Campbell, Ark., formerly of Wayne County, Ill., March 31st, by Elder L. M. Patterson, Mr. C. Anderson of Little Rock, Ark., to Miss Maggie E. Todd of Campbell, Ark.  [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1874]

APPLEGATE - GALBRAITH
MARRIED, at the Parsonage of the M. E. Church, by the pastor, Mr. J. C. W. Applegate of Iowa, to Mrs. Rose A. Galbraith, of Mt. Erie, Illinois. [Wayne County Press, November 12, 1874]

ARDERY - RYAN
MARRIED. - On Sunday, May 7th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, at his residence near Fairfield, Mr. E. B. Ardery and Miss Ella Ryan, both of this place. [Wayne County Press, May 12, 1870]


ARMSTRONG-BAKER
MARRIED. At Olney, Ills., on Thursday Oct. 31st, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. T. F. Houts, Capt. James C. Armstrong and Miss Alice Baker, both of that city. [Wayne County Press, November 7, 1867]

ARTMAN - BURTON
MARRIED. - At the residence of the bride's mother, near Jeffersonville, Ills., on the evening of the 28th of August, 1870, by E. J. Hart, Evangelist, Church of Christ, Mr. Jacob Artman with Miss Castana E. Burton, all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, September 8, 1870]

ASA - GREEN
MARRIED - On the 14th inst., by Rev. Nathan A. Morris, Mr. Preston Asa to Miss Mary A. Green, all of Wayne County. [Prairie Pioneer, July 19, 1859]

ATKINSON - BURROUGHS
By E. Shaw, J. P., at his office in Cisne, on May 13th, Rev. R. W. Atkinson to Mrs. Rebecca J. Burroughs. [Wayne County Press, May 21, 1874]

ATTEBERRY - MILLS
MARRIED. On Sunday, Nov. 10th, 1867, by John Keen, Jr., Esq., at his residence, Mr. Asa F. Atteberry and Miss Melissa Mills, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 21, 1867]

ATTEBERRY - MILLS
MARRIED. - On Thursday, Sept. 22nd, 1870, at the residence of the bride's mother, by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., Mr. Francis M. Atteberry and Miss Elizabeth J. Mills, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 29, 1870]

ATTRIDGE - EWING
At the residence of Mrs. S. A. Adams in Fairfield, on Sunday, Oct. 24th, by Elder T. M. Wiles, Mr. W. G. Attridge to Mrs. Sarah Ewing. [Wayne County Press, October 28, 1875]

BAIRD - STACY
MARRIED.Married on the 28th of April, 1867, at the residence of Mr. Price Thatcher, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Jacob Baird to Miss Mariah Stacy, all of this County. No cards. [Wayne County Press, May 23, 1867]

BAIRD - TRUSCOTT
MARRIED. At the residence of the bride's mother in Mt. Erie, Ills., on Tuesday, March 31st, by Rev. Lincolnfelter, Mr. James A. Baird, of Wabash Co. and Miss Mary Truscott of Mt. Erie. [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1868]

BAKER - LAPPIN
On the same day (10th day of August, 1864), at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. J. D. Baker to Miss Martha Lappin.  [War Democrat, August 18, 1864]

BALDWIN - KARN
MARRIED.-Sunday, August 29th, by A. L. Wall, J. P., at his residence in Mt. Erie township, Mr. Hamilton Baldwin, of Kansas, to Mrs. Maria Karn, of Mt. Erie township. [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]

BALL - UMBAH
MARRIED.- At the residence of the bride's mother in Evansville on Thursday, Sept. 16th, at 4 o'clock p.m., by Dr. Martin, of the Presbyterian Church, Mr. Jas. L. Ball, of Fairfield, with Miss Lena Umbah. [Wayne County Press, September 23, 1875]

BARNHILL - SMITH
MARRIED, At the residence of T. W. Costillion, in New Middleton, Marion Co., Ill. on the 25th inst. by Rev. H. W. Eagan, Mr. R. S. Barnhill, and Miss Isabella Smith.  [Prairie Pioneer, August 31, 1860]

BARR - ULM
On Sept. 21st, by W. L. Garrison, D. D., Mr. Ben F. Barr and Miss Neoma Ulm, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, October 14, 1869]


BEAN - BAKER
MARRIED.  Tuesday, July 3d, 1866, at the residence of Miss Emily Baker near Mount Zion Church, by Rev. A. R. Hazen, Mr. Zebina Bean, and Miss Laura Baker, all of Wayne Co., Ill. [Wayne County Press, July 12, 1866]

BEAN - KOONTZ
On Wednesday evening Nov. 6th, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. S. P. Koontz, by Rev. James Johnson, Mr. Francis Bean and Miss Nancy J. Koontz, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 7, 1867]


BEAN - SAUNDERS
MARRIED. - In Coolville, O., July 27th, 1871, at the residence of the bride, by Rev. J. W. Griffith, Mr. Archibald Bean, of Wayne County, Illinois, and Mrs. Eliza Saunders, of Coolville, Athens Co., Ohio. [Wayne County Press, August 17, 1871]


BEARD - BORAH
At the residence of the bride's father, Samuel Borah, October 4th, 1874, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. Orman Beard, of Lamard Township, to Miss Celestia S. Borah, of Jasper. [Wayne County Press, October 8, 1874]


BEECHER - BARRETT
Married, in Fairfield at the residence of Jacob Hall, Esq., on the 7th inst., by Rev. David Campbell, Hon. Edwin Beecher, Judge of the 12th Judicial District, and Mrs. Mary Barrett, both of Fairfield, Ill. [The Fairfield Gazette, June 10, 1858]


BEIDLEMAN - GLESSNER
At the residence of Mr. O.W. Boggs, three miles south of Fairfield, Thursday evening Feb. 18th, by Elder Davis, Mr. W. D. Beidleman to Miss Clara Glessner. [Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

BENNER - YOCHEY
MARRIED, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. David Benner, of Piatt County, to Miss Martha Yochey, of this vicinity. [Wayne County Press, December 3, 1874]


BENNETT - STINSON
Christmas day Geo. Bennett was married to Miss Selah Stinson, by Rev. Henry Roark. [Wayne County Press, January 8, 1874]


BERG - BORAH
Married.-On Sept. 30th, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Samuel Borah, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. John H. Berg and Miss Sarah A. Borah. [Wayne County Press, October 7, 1869]


BERRY - MCKNIGHT
MARRIED, on the 21st inst., by W. W. George, Mr. J. S. Berry to Miss Angeline McKnight, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, June 25, 1863]


BEHYMER-CLARK
Nathaniel Behymer, of Dyesburg, Tenn., was married to Miss Hester Clark of Mill Shoals, Tuesday, by Judge Bonham in the public bridal chamber. They visited E. P. Thompson and left for their new home Wednesday.  [The Fairf ield Republican, February 11, 1897 - Transcribed by Becca Hamlin]

BEHYMER - TRAVIS
At the residence of the bride's father, Rev. F. L. Travis, Mill Shoals, on Sunday, April 26th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Francis M. Behymer to Miss Lucinda J. Travis. [Wayne County Press, May 7, 1874]


BESTOW - VERTREES
MARRIED. - At the residence of the bride's father, Liberty, White County, Illinois, on Thursday, May 11th, 1871, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Fred Bestow of Fairfield and Miss Julia Vertrees. [Wayne County Press, May 18, 1871]

BINGS - COLLINS
MARRIED.  At the residence of the bride's father, on Thursday, the 12th inst., by Elder J. Butcher, Mr. Wm. H. Bing to Miss Hallie N. Collins, all of Wayne Co, Ills. [Wayne County Press, March 19, 1868]

BLACK - GEORGE
Married - On the 13th, by J.G. Barclay, esq., Mr. Edward Black to Miss Clemence George, both of this place. [Prairie Pioneer, July 13, 1859]

BLACK - JOHNSON
MARRIED. - At the residence of Mr. T. T. Bonham in Fairfield, on Monday, April 3rd, 1871, by Rev. S. P. Groves, Mr. John Black and Miss Harriet Johnson. [Wayne County Press, April 6, 1871]

BLACKBURN - MORRIS
Married.-On Dec. 25th, at the residence of J. M. Thomas, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. Isaac K. Blackburn to Miss Mary J. Morris, both of Jasper Township. [Wayne County Press, January 6, 1870]

BLAKE - WILKERSON
On Friday, August 20, 1875, Mr. Millard F. Blake made a matrimonial alliance with the amiable Miss Anna Wilkerson.  The ceremony was performed by Esq. Hopkins at the residence of the bride's mother, one mile and a half south of town. [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]


BLAKELY - BRADSHAW
On Nov. 7th, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. T. J. Blakely to Miss Harriet Bradshaw. [Wayne County Press, November 20, 1868]

BLAND - HARRIS
March 9. By S. Hooper, Esq., Geo. M. Bland and Sabra Harris. [The Fairfield Gazette, March 11, 1858]


BLEAKLEY - BALL
MATRIMONIAL. Married at the First Presbyterian Church in Fairfield, Wednesday, Oct. 13th, at 6 o'clock, P. M., by Rev. B. C. Swan, of Carmi, assisted by Rev. R. C. Galbraith, of Fairfield, Mr. Allen Bleakley of Carmi, to Miss Lizzie Ball, daughter of Mr. J. L. Ball of our town . . . [Wayne County Press, October 21, 1875]

BOBBETT - GROVE
MARRIED. On Tuesday October 1st, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. J. H. Bobbett and Miss Louisa E. Grove, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, October 3, 1867]

BOGGS - SHAFFER
On Monday, Oct. 31st, at the residence of the bride's father, by J. G. Barkley, Esqr., Mr. C. C. Boggs and Miss Sarah Shaffer, both of Fairfield. [Wayne County Press, November 3, 1870]

BONHAM - JOHNSON
Married:  By the Rev. T. F. Houts, on Monday evening last, at the residence of the bride, Mr. Thomas T. Bonham to Miss Sarah L. Johnson, both of Wayne County, Ill. [Prairie Pioneer, April 2, 1863]

BONHAM - WOODEN
MARRIED On the 4th inst., at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. Mr. Walker, Mr. Edward Bonham and Miss Rinnie E. Wooden, all of this place. [Prairie Pioneer, October 5, 1860]


BOON - SMITH
Married, by W. L. Garrison, Esq. on the 15th at the residence of the grooms mother, near Enterprise, Mr. Alexander Boon and Miss Martha Smith, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1869]

BORAH - DAY

On Thursday March 11th, by Rev. H. M. Phelps, Mr. V. C. Borah and Miss M. E. Day, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 19, 1869]


BORAH - McCOLLOM
MARRIED, by W. W. George, Esqr., at the residence of Mr. Thos. Martin, in this place, on the 10th inst., Mr. Oliver T. Borah, to Miss Margaret F. McCollom, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 17, 1874]


BORAH - ROGERS
MARRIED. - March 30th, 1875, at the residence of the bride in Jasper, by Squire E. B. Pilcher, Mr. Samuel Borah, aged 77 to Mrs. Alvey Rogers, aged 50 years. [Wayne County Press, April 8, 1875]

BORROUGHS - SPICER
MARRIED, On the 21st inst., by Rev. W. M. Owen, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Austin Borroughs and Miss Rebecca J. Spicer, all of Jeffersonville. [War Democrat, April 28, 1864]

BOSWELL - WINGATE
Jas. Boswell and Adelia Wingate were married by J. F. S. Hopkins. [Wayne County Press, August 13, 1874]

BOWLES - CARSON
MARRIED, Feb. 18th, 1875, by E. Shaw, Esq., at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Isaac Carson, Mr. Benjamin F. Bowels to Miss Sarah L. Carson, both of Wayne County. (In the next press issue the spelling of Bowels is corrected to read Bowles.)  [Wayne County Press, March 4, 1875]

BOWLES - COOK
On Thursday, Dec. 1st, at the residence of the bride's father, by Elder John Bunting, Mr. Isaac Bowles and Miss Margaret Cook, daughter of Major S. B. Cook. [Wayne County Press, December 8, 1870]

BOYLES - BRANCH
Married.-On Saturday afternoon at three o'clock, at the residence of the bride's mother, in Jeffersonville, by Elder John Bunting, Mr. M. M. Boyles, of Jeffersonville, to Miss Ella J. Branch.

BOZARTH - COOK
Married,-On Sunday, Sept. 5th, by John Koen, Jr. Esq., at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Daniel W. Bozarth and Delilah Cook, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 16, 1869]


BRANCH - HARMON
Also, at the same time and place, by the same minister, Mr. Charles J. Branch and Miss Louisa Harmon.  [Wayne County Press, December 29, 1870]

BRANSON - DICKEY

Also, at the same time and place (On December 1st, 1869 at the residence of William Dickey), Mr. Franklin P. Branson and Miss Mary S. Dickey, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 9, 1869]

BRANCH-SCOTT
"MARRIED on the 15th, by John Morlan, Esq., Mr. Samuel Branch, to Miss Lamy Ann Scott, all of this county."
[The Fairfield Independent Press, April 24, 1855]

BRIDGES - PRITCHETT
At the residence of the bridegroom in Fairfield, on Thursday evening, Jan. 23rd, 1868], by Rev. J. H. Harris, Mr. Joseph Bridges and Miss Mary Pritchett, all of our town. [Wayne County Press, January 30, 1868]

BROWN - ALEXANDER
Married on Feb. 15th, 1859], by W. W. George; Mr. James Brown to Miss Rebecca Alexander, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, March 1, 1859]

BROWN - BUTLER | SMOTHERS - PHILIPS | ORR - STANDISH | ORR - TRAVERSE
Weddings are getting delightfully common these days. Four of these important little events happened last week, two at the Jackson House and two at the County Clerks office. The following are venturesome parties: Thos. Brown and Elizabeth Butler; W. E. Smothers and Mary A. Philips; Amos Orr and Nancy Standish; and Alex Orr and S. E. Traverse. No cake. [Wayne County Press, August 2, 1866]


BROWN - KING
On Tuesday, Oct. 25th, at the residence of the bride, by Rev. James Crews, Mr. Jacob C. Brown, of Colusa, Cal., and Mrs. Malissa J. King, of this vicinity. [Wayne County Press, November 3, 1870]


BUCK - WASHINGTON
(From the Harrison Flag, Marshall, Texas.). On the morning of the 11th of March at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. T. B. Wilson, D. D., Dr. W. P. Buck of Marengo, Ills., to Miss Camilla W. A. Washington, of Marshall, Texas. [Wayne County Press, April 5, 1866]


BULL - DAISY
Married.-On Sunday, November 28th, by J. S. Hawk, Esqr., at the residence of the bride's father Mr. Ephraim Bull to Miss Generva Daisy, both of Arrington Township. [Wayne County Press, December 2, 1869]


BULLARD - FAULKNER
MARRIED. - On Sunday, Jan. 8th, by H. McWhite, J. P., at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. W. Faulkner, Mr. Andrew C. Bullard and Miss Rhoda Faulkner. [Wayne County Press, January 19, 1871]

BURGESS - BEEMER
Married. On Sunday, March 7th, by Rev. J. H. Morgan, at the residence of Mr. Peter Beemer, Mr. W. G. Burgess to Miss Croasdella Beemer, both of this county [Wayne County Press, March 12, 1869]

BURROUGHS - BROWNING
On Feb. 28th, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Edward Burroughs of Jeffersonville, and Miss Elvina Browning, of Jasper. [Wayne County Press, March 12, 1869]

BURGETT - ROBINSON
MARRIED. On Thursday morning, 4th, at the residence of Mr. W. H. Robinson, by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. Aeron J. Burgett, of Flora and Miss Josina Robinson of this county. [Wayne County Press, October 11, 1866]

BUTLER - ALEXANDER
MARRIED. On Thursday evening, Oct. 24th at the residence of Mr. Wm. Simpkins, by James McCartney, Esqr., Mr. Smith Butler and Miss Mary J. Alexander, all of this place. [Wayne County Press, October 31, 1867]

BUTLER - NETTLES
Married at the residence of Mr. Jefferson Sloan, in Fairfield, on Monday evening, May 8, 1871, by J. R. Dale, Esqr., Mr. Wm. Butler, Jr., of this place, and Mrs. Mary Nettles, of Union County, Kentucky.  The bride was the widow of a confedarate (sic) soldier, killed at Atlanta. [Wayne County Press, May 11, 1871]

CABLE-DUNCAN
MARRIED. At the residence of the bride's father, on Thursday, September 19th, 1867] by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. Wm. N. Cable and Miss Zophronia Duncan, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 26, 1867]

CALDWELL - DUKE
MARRIED.  At my office on the 10th day of August, 1864, Mr. Rolen Caldwell to Miss Margaret Duke. [War Democrat, August 18, 1864]

CAMPBELL - BRADSHAW
At the residence of the bride's brother-in-law, Mr. Wm. Crews, on Dec. 3rd, by W. L. Garrison, Esqr., Mr. Henry L. Campbell to Miss Sarah E. Bradshaw. [Wayne County Press, December 18, 1868]

CAMPBELL - BOONE
Married. At the residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. Margaret Boone, near Enterprise, Ills., on Nov. 15th, by W. L. Garrison, Esqr., Mr. Alex. A. Campbell, to Miss Susan Boone, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 18, 1868]

CAMPBELL - WATSON
Married, April 19th, Mr. Thomas J. Campbell to Miss Mary E. Watson.  [Wayne County Press, May 7, 1874]

CARSON - ALLEN
At the residence of Mr. J. W. Tullis, on Saturday evening, April 8th, 1869, Mr. W. B. Carson, to Miss Amanda A. Allen, both of Indian Prairie. [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1869]

CARSON - BROCK
Married.-On Sunday, Dec. 12th, 1869, at the residence of the bride's father, near Jeffersonville, by Elder Elias S. Ailes, Mr. Francis M. Carson to Miss Almira Brock, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 16, 1869]

CASEY - POWELL
By Rev. J. H. Morgan, on the 21st inst., Mr. Jonathan Casey and Miss Cynthian Powell, all of Wayne County. [War Democrat, April 28, 1864]

CHANEY - RUTTER
MARRIED, October 21st, 1875, at the residence of the bride's father in Claremont, Illinois, by the Rev. Gifford, of the M. E. Church, Mr. David F. Chaney of Wayne County to Miss Hanna A. Rutter of Richland. [Wayne County Press, October 28, 1875]

CATES - AUSTIN
On the 24th day of February, 1867, by James W. Hilliard, Esqr., Mr. Winfield D. Cates to Miss Marinda Austin, all of Arrington, Wayne County, Ills. [Wayne County Press, February 28, 1867]

CHARTER - SAILOR
MARRIED. At the First Presbyterian Church, Little Rock, Arkansas, Tuesday evening, June 8th, at 8 o'clock, p.m., Mr. Wm. Charter, of Little Rock, to Miss Della Sailor, of Fairfield . . . [Wayne County Press, June 10, 1875]

CHASE - ?
Not many weeks ago our near neighbor E. H. Chase, surprised us by bringing home a wife-the charming Elzira, from near Fairfield. [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]


CHASE - BLACK
At the residence of Robt. Black, the bride's father, August 7th, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. E. H. Chase to Miss Elzira W. Black. [Wayne County Press, August 12, 1875]

CLARK - GREENWOOD
On Thursday last Mr. A. C. Clark of our place was married to Mrs. George Greenwood of Xenia . . .[Wayne County Press, April 8, 1875]

CLARK - MCLEAN
On Tuesday morning, Nov. 19th, at the residence of Mr. Saml., Howard, two miles south of Fairfield by Rev. James Johnson, aged 58, Mr. Richard L. Clark, aged 73, of Johnsonville, and Miss Catharine McLean, aged 62, of this vicinity. [Wayne County Press, November 21, 1867]

CLARK - WILSON
MARRIED, by W. W. George, Esqr., Sunday, October 3rd, 1875, at the residence of Mr. Ewing Young, in this place, Mr. Wells T. Clark to Miss Katie Wilson, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, October 7, 1875]

CLARKE - PRICE
On the same day (Feb 18) Mr. J. E. Oscar Clarke, of Grayville, was married to Miss Mary S. Price of Evansville. [Wayne County Press, March 11, 1875]

CLOSE - ELLIS
Mr. John Close married Miss Margaret Ellis. [Wayne County Press, March 25, 1875]

COLLINS - CARSON
MARRIED.  - At the residence of the bride's father, on Tuesday eve ning April 2nd by Elder J. Butcher, Mr. Geo. C. Collins, of this county, and Miss Emma M. Carson, formerly of Monmouth, Warren County, Illinois. [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1868]


COLVIN - MURPHY
At the residence of the bride's father, on Thursday, Dec. 17th, by Rev. F. M. Wollard, Mr. S. Colvin to Miss Sarah E. Murphy, both of this county.  [W ayne County Press, December 25, 1868]

CONKLIN - PATTERSON
MARRIED. On Thursday, July 11th at the residence of Mr. T. J. Fleming, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. John B. Conklin of Sedalia Mo., and Miss Lucy A. Patterson, of this place. [Wayne County Press, July 18, 1867]

COPE - RAY
Married at Salem, Ills., on the 16th inst., by Rev. Mr. Finley, Mr. Allen Cope, Esq., of Fairfield, Ills., to Miss Sarah Ann Ray, of the former place. [Illinois Patriot, April 23, 1856]

COOK - BROWN
MARRIED. - On Sunday, Nov. 27th, by Elder John Bunting, Major S. B. Cook and Miss Nancy Brown, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 8, 1870]

COPE - ARDERY
MARRIED. This morning, Thursday, May 24th, 1866 at 8 oclock at the residence of the bride's mother, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Joseph M. Cope and Miss Rachel A. Ardery, all of this place. [Wayne County Press, May 24, 1866]

COPELIN - GREENWOOD
Also, on the 16th inst., at the residence of the bride, Mr. Pleasant Copelin of Edwards County, and Mrs. Malinda Greenwood of this place. [War Democrat, April 21, 1864]

COWLS - PORTER
At the residence of the bride's father, on Wednesday, Jan. 1st, 1868], by Rev. James Johnson, Mr. George W. Cowls to Miss Arvilla Porter, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 16, 1868]

COX - WORLEY
MARRIED.  On the 28th inst., by the Rev. J. H. Morgan, Mr. James M. Cox and Miss E. J. Worley, all of this county. [War Democrat, May 5, 1864]

CRAIG - LEATHERS
At the same time and place Mr. Wm. Craig to Miss Sarah Leathers. [Wayne County Press, February 18, 1875]

CREWS - BORAH
On Sunday, Nov. 4, 1866], at the residence of the bride's father, Wm. N. Borah, Esq., by the Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Caleb Crews and Miss Mary A. Borah, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 8, 1866]

CREWS - HOFFEE
At the residence of the bride's father Thursday, Feb. 18th, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. Jesse A. Crews to Miss Mary E. Hoffee. [Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

CREWS - HOFFEE | BRIDGES - FRAZIER
Jack Crews married Johnathan Hoffee's daughter last Thursday as did at the same time and place, Frank Bridges and Feriha Frazier. [Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

CREWS-HOLT
Tuesday, 31st inst., by Rev. Mr. Brooks at his residence, Matthew J. Crews to Miss Patience M. Holt, all of Stoddard County, Missouri. [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1874]

CREWS - WHITE
MARRIED. On Tuesday, Dec. 3rd, 1867, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, at his residence, Mr. Wm. Crews and Mrs. Malinda White, both of this county.

CROUCH - JONES
By W. W. George, at his residence in this place, on the 11th inst., Mr. John Crouch to Miss Nancy Jones, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 16, 1868]

CUNNINGHAM - BUNNELL
MARRIED, Nov. 29th, 1874, at the residence of C. McDaniel, Rinard, Ill., by Lewis Miller, J. P., Mr. Wm. Cunningham to Miss Alzora Bunnell, [Wayne County Press, December 3, 1874]

CUNNINGHAM - THOMPSON
H. Cunningham and Mary Thompson were married a few days ago. [Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

CURRY - HAWK
MARRIED. - On Sunday evening, April 2nd, at the residence of Robert Taylor, by J. S. Hawk, J. P., Mr. John M. Curry and Miss Christina Hawk, both late of Vinton County, Ohio. [Wayne County Press, April 13, 1871]

CUSTIS - SONS
MARRIED. - On Sunday, the 23rd day of April, by Peter Stine, Esqr., Mr. William Custis and Mrs. Elizabeth Sons, both of Bedford Township. [Wayne County Press, May 4, 1871]

CUTTS - JOHNSON
MARRIED. - At the Jackson House on Sunday Dec. 22d, 1866 by the Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Cutts and Miss Sarah Johnson, both of Enterprise, Ills. [Wayne County Press, December 27, 1866]

DANIELS - MCCLEARY
October 18th, 1868, by James Truscott, Esqr., Mr. Philip E. Daniels to Miss Mary J. McCleary, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, October 23, 1868]

DARTER -  COONS
Married:at Troy, Jan. 3, by Rev. Dr. Spaulding, Phillip Darter, Jr., of Chicago, to Caroline D. Coons, Troy, N.Y. (Chicago Trib.) [Fairfield Weekly News, June 13, 1857]

DASEY - YOUNG
MARRIED. At the parsonage, in Fairfield, on Dec. 26th, 1867], by Rev. James Johnson, Mr. George H. Dasey and Miss Sarah J. Young, both of this county. Cake duly received. [Wayne County Press, January 2, 1868]

DAVIS - FINLEY
MARRIED. - On Thursday, March 30th, at the residence of the bride's father, by Saml. Yates, Esqr., Mr. Liberty Davis and Miss Nancy Finley. [Wayne County Press, April 6, 1871]

DAVIS - HUBBARD
MARRIED. On Sunday, Dec. 31st by Rev. Geo. Brock, Mr. Jasper J. Davis, and Miss Ruth A. Hubbard. [Wayne County Press, January 4, 1866]


DAVIS - ROBERTSON
MARRIED.-At the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Thos. Robertson, in Fairfield, on Thursday morning, Sept. 30th by Elder T. M. Wiles, Mr. George M. Davis and Miss Kate Robertson. [Wayne County Press, October 7, 1875]


DEEM - POWLASS
Married. At the parsonage in Fairfield, on Wednesday, Dec. 23rd, by Rev. W. B. Bruner, Mr. J. C. H. Deem to Miss Margaret Powlass, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 25, 1868]


DELZELL - GILLISON
MARRIED. At the residence of the bride's mother, Sunday July 5th, by Rev. J. H. Hill, Rev. John D. Delzell, of Olney, Ills., to Miss Serena B. Gillison of Jasper.  [Wayne County Press, July 9, 1874]

DICKY - BRANSON
MARRIED. On Sunday, Jan. 12th, 1868], at the residence of the bride's father, by John Keen, Jr., Mr. Wm. D. Dicky and Miss Rosanna Branson, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 30, 1868]


DOWNEN - CRAVENS
MARRIED-At the residence of Mr. Wm. Sons, on Sunday, April 5th, 1874, by Rev. C. N. Young, Mr. Allen N. Downen to Miss Serana Cravens. [Wayne County Press, April 16, 1874]


DUDGGIN - GRAHAM
MARRIED. On Sunday, Jan. 5th, 1868], at the residence of Jonathan B. Bozarth, by John Keen, Jr., Mr. Louis F. Dudggins (sic) to Miss Susannah Graham, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 16, 1868]


DUKE - HUBBLE
On November 14, by David Crumbacker, Esq., Mark Duke and Elizabeth Hubble. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]


DULEY - THATCHER
MARRIED. - At the residence of Mr. Price B. Thatcher, the bride's father, on March 17th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. James M. Duley and Miss Mary E. Thatcher. [Wayne County Press, March 30, 1871]


DYE - SPRIGGS
Married.-On Thursday, March 10th, at the residence of Jeremiah Spriggs, the bride's father, by Elder John Bunting, Mr. Lindley Dye to Miss Mary A. Spriggs. [Wayne County Press, March 17, 1870]


EBY - HALE
MARRIED on the 17th of July, 1856 by D. Turney, County Judge, Mr. Moses Eby to Miss Hannah G. Hale. [Illinois Patriot, July 28, 1856]


ELLIS - YOUNG
MARRIED.-At the residence of F. M. Young, on Thursday, September 3rd, by Rev. C. Young, Mr. Moses D. Ellis to Miss Martha Young, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, September 10, 1874]


EMMONS - ADES
MARRIED.- By W. W. George, on the 4th day of January, 1874, at the residence of Mr. I. Booth, in this place, Mr. Eli Emmons, to Miss. Susan Ades, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 15, 1874]


EMMONS - PHILLIPS
MARRIED. On Dec. 2nd, by Rev. Geo. Brock, Mr. Levi Emmons and Miss Catharine Phillips. [Wayne County Press, January 4, 1866]

EWING - OVERBEE
Married. On Nov. 8th, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. E. F. Ewing and Miss Caroline Overbee, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 20, 1868]


EWING - OVERBEE
MARRIED. On Sunday, Dec. 16th, 1866, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. James Ewing and Miss Ellen C. Overbee, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 20, 1866]


FEIGURE - DORR
Married.-On Thursday, May 20th, at the residence of the bride's mother, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Jacob Feigure, and Miss Melvina Dorr, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 28, 1869]


FELIX - SEAL
MARRIED. August 15th, at the residence of the bride's father, Francis M. Seal, by Rev. S. C. Pendleton, Mr. Wm. E. Felix to Miss Georgiana Seal . . . [Wayne County Press, August 19, 1875]


FELIX - TUCKER
MARRIED.- Thursday May 21st, by Rev. B. S. Meeks, at the residence of Mr. Hiram Tucker, the bride's father, to Mr. Wm. Felix to Miss Eliza C. Tucker, both of Barnhill. [Wayne County Press, May 28, 1874]


FETTERS - MONROE
Married on the 6th of November by the Rev. Amos Phelps at the residence of the brides father, David Monroe, Mr. Henry L. Fetters and Miss Maria A. Monroe. [The Fairfield Gazette, November 25, 1858]


FILES - MUSGROVE
MARRIED, On Saturday March 9th at the Jackson House, by W. W. George Esqr., Mr. Chesterfield Files of White Co., to Mrs. Emeline Musgrave of this County. [Wayne County Press, March 14, 1867]

FITZGERREL - HETZER
Married.-By W. W. George Esqr. on Sunday, Jan. 2nd, 1870, Mr. John F. Fitzgerrel to Mrs. Sarah Hetzer, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 13, 1870]


FOREACRE - BUCHANAN
On December 24, by Wm. L. Beason, Esq., Geo. W. Foreacre and Mary E. Buchanan. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

FORREST-JOHNSON
MARRIED- on the inst, (no date given) Mr. Jene Forrest and Miss Julia Johnson of this place. The cake accompanying the above was delicious. [The Fairfield Weekly News, 1 Oct 1857 - Submitted by a FOFG]


FORNEY - HALL
October 1st, 1874, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. David Hall, by the Rev. J. B. Smith, Mr. S. S. Forney, to Miss Maggie F. Hall, all of Big Mound, Wayne County, Illinois. [Wayne County Press, October 8, 1874]

FORTH - LEATHERS
Last week County Clerk Morris gave his official consent to the marriage of Mr. Wm. A., generally know as Buck Forth with Mrs. Louisa J. Leathers. The groom was 70 years of age at the date  of this, his fifth wedding, and we trust he recognized the proprieties of the occasion so far as to button the collar of his red linsey shirt. The bride had reached the mature age of 52. There was no foolishness about that wedding. [Wayne County Press, August 5, 1875]


FOSTER - JACKSON
Married on the 24th inst., by D. Turney, County Judge, Mr. Simon S. Foster, of Clay County, and Miss Margaret F. Jackson of Wayne County. [Fairfield Weekly News, February 28, 1857]

FRAME - GURLEY
MARRIED.-On the 18th inst., at the residence of Mr. Thomas Gash, by Rev. Robt. D. Ellis, Mr. Wm. Frame to Miss Mary A. Gurley, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 29, 1874]

FRAZIER - KING
Married August 22d, 1858], by W. W. George, Esq., Wm. J. Frazier and Martha J. King, all of this county. [The Fairfield Gazette, August 26, 1858]

FRAZIER - OWEN
MARRIED-By W. W. George, on the 19th day of April, 1874, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Wm. A. Frazier, to Miss Melissa Owen; all of this county. [Wayne County Press, April 23, 1874]

FRIEND-MCCULLOUGH
On the 12th instant, by John J. Scott, Esq., Mr. Ephraim Friend to Mrs. Julia McCullough, all of Wayne County, Ills. [The Fairfield Independent Press, September 17, 1853 - Submitted by a FOFG]

FUGATE-MORGAN

MARRIAGE ANNOUNCED
Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Morgan of 701 South 18th Street, announce the marriage of their daughter Juliet Ellen, to P. Kendall Fugate of Murphysboro, Illinois, which occurred August 10, at Marion, Ky. The young couple were accompanied by the bride's brother and sister-in-law, who married on the same date. Rev. R. H. Wade, pastor of the Marion, Ky., First M. E. Church performed the ceremony. Mrs. Fugate is a graduate of the Mt. Vernon Township High School and of the Southern Illinois Teachers College at Carbondale. She was formerly a teacher in Mt. Vernon City Schools. At present she is a member of the faculty of Ashley Township High School. Mr. Fugate is the son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Fugate of Carbondale. He is a graduate of Cairo High School and of the University of Illinois at Urbana. He is employed as a divisional assistant in the engineering department of the Illinois Commercial Telephone Co., at Murphysboro. [unknown date (after 1935), submitted by Sharon Pilkington]


FULLER - SLAUGHTER
Last Monday a good-looking young man, Ephraim T. Fuller, swore out a marriage license before Deputy County Clerk Shaeffer.  The happy girl was Eugenia M. Slaughter, and we presume they are married by this time……… [Wayne County Press, December 9, 1875]
And Mr. Fuller was married to Miss Slaughter at Mr. Joab Holly's, Covington, Dec. 9th, by Rev. C. A. Young . . . [Wayne County Press, December 16, 1875]

GALBRAITH - GREEN
On Dec. 3rd, at the residence of the bride's father, Wm. P. Green, Esqr., by Rev. G. W. Branine, Mr. Edgar R. Galbraith to Miss Emma Green, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, December 18, 1868]


GALIHER - OWEN
Married.-On Sunday, Nov. 28th, 1869 by Rev. Wm. Tilroe, at the bride's residence, Mr. Henry Galiher and Mrs. Elizabeth M. Owen. [Wayne County Press, December 2, 1869]

GALIHER - SIMPSON
By J. S. Hawk, Esqr., at his residence on Sunday, April 9th, Mr. Andrew Galiher and Miss Margaret F. Simpson. [Wayne County Press, April 13, 1871]

GALLASPY - FOUNTAIN
On Sunday, May 23rd, by D. A. Moss, J. P., at the residence of Mr. E. Cornstuble, Mr. Thos. J. Gallaspy and Mrs. Mary A. Fountain, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 28, 1869]

GARRISON - TURNER
Also, on the same day (2nd inst), Mr. David Garrison to Miss Sarah Turner, all of Elk Prairie, in this county. [Prairie Pioneer, January 11, 1861]

GASH - HOOPER | BRIDGES - HAIL
Married - On the 19th, inst., by Wm. W. George, Esq., Mr. John B. Gash to Melinda E. Hooper; also, same day, Mr. Joseph P. Bridges to Mrs. Manbiia Hail. [Prairie Pioneer,  April 26, 1860]

GASTON - BAIN
MARRIED - Sunday, March 22nd, 1874, at the residence of Mrs. Sara Cravens, by R. D. Ellis, W. J. Gaston, to Miss Patience E. Bain; all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, April 16, 1874]

GASTON - BAKER
On Saturday evening Jan. 2nd, at the residence of Mr. George B. Clark, by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. Wm. Gaston and Mrs. Amanda Baker, both of our town. [Wayne County Press, January 8, 1869]

GASTON - PARRENS
Jan. 23, by Sam'l Hooper, Esq., John Gaston and Arty M. Parrens. [The Fairfield Gazette, February 5, 1858]

GENTRY - GALIHER
MARRIED. - On October 26th, at the residence of Mr. Price B. Thatcher, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. Wm. Gentry with Miss Mary Galiher, all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, November 3, 1870]

GEORGE - BLANKENSHIP
On Thanksgiving day, Nov. 28th 1867, by Rev. James Johnson, at the residence of W. W. George Esqr., Mr. Sam. George and Miss Rebecca J. Blankinship (sic) both of Indian Prairie.  [Wayne County Press, Decembe r 5, 1867]

GEORGE - BRANCH
MARRIED. - On Christmas day, Dec. 25th, 1870, at the bride's residence in Jeffersonville, Ills., by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. W. W. George, of Fairfield, and Mrs. M. L. Branch, of Jeffersonville. [Wayne County Press, December 29, 1870]

GEORGE-GRICE
Married. On Sunday evening, April 4th, 1869, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Gillison George to Miss Hetty Grice, both of this vicinity. [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1869]

GEORGE - WILCOX
MARRIED. - On Thursday, Oct. 11th 1866], at the residence of the bride's father, near Granville, Ohio, by the Rev. Mr. How, Mr. G. J. George of this place, and Miss Emily A. Wilcox. [Wayne County Press, October 25, 1866]

GIBSON-HARPER
Married, On Thursday evening May 6th, 1869 at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. James Harper, by Rev. W. B. Bruner, Mr. Thos. Gibson, of Edwards Co., to Miss Esther N. Harper, of this place. [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1869]

GILL - BRUMMETS
On December 3, by David Stanford, Jno. B. Gill and Matilda C. Brummets. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]


GOUDY - GARDNER
On Thursday, April 30th, at the residence of Mr. Jos. Gardner (the bride's father) in Olney, by Rev. Mr. Philipps, Mr. Wm. E. Goudy, of Claremont, to Miss Mary M. Gardner. [Wayne County Press, May 7, 1874]

GRAVES - HOLLOWAY
On December 24, by Rev. David Campbell, Jno. L. Graves and Nancy E. Holloway. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]


GRAY - BYFORD
Last week at the residence of E. Berg, Esqr., Mr. James P. Gray and Miss Caroline Byford were united in the holy bonds of Matrimony by Squire Berg. [Wayne County Press, July 8, 1875]

GREATHOUSE - WHITE
March 12th, 1874, at the residence of Joseph B. White, by Rev. C. A. Young, Mr. William H. Greathouse to Miss Mary White; all of Wayne County.  [Wayne County Press, March 19, 1874]

GREEN - STONE
MARRIED. At the residence of the bride's father in Arrington Town, Wayne County, Ills., by James W. Hilliard on Saturday, November 9th, 1867], Mr. Thomas M. Green to Miss Nancy J. Stone. [Wayne County Press, November 14, 1867]

GREENWOOD - ?
Jan. 14, by Rev. R. H. Ellis, George W. Greenwood and Jemima [The Fairfield Gazette, February 5, 1858]

GREY - TICE

MARRIED. - by W. W. George, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Henry Tice, on the 17th inst., Mr. Thomas J. Grey to Miss Rebecca Tice, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 21, 1874]

GUESS - FRAME
MARRIED, January 14th, 1875, by E. Shaw, Esq., at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. John Frame, Mr. Eli Guess to Miss Sarah T. Frame, both of Wayne County.[Wayne County Press, February 4, 1875]

GURLEY - MIFFLIN
On Sunday Sept. 4th, at the residence of Wm. Keen, Sr., by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., Mr. Daniel Gurley, to Mrs. Julia Mifflin, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 22, 1870]

HALL - KNOWLES
MARRIED.  - Married on Sunday April 26th at the residence of the bri de's father, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Dr. James B. Hall of Patoka, Ills., to Miss Elizabeth Knowles of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 2, 1867]

HALL - PYKEIT
MARRIED. - On April 20th, at the residence of the bride's father, in Big Mound, by S. P. Kootz, Esqr., Mr. Phillip Hall and Miss Rebecca Pykeit. [Wayne County Press, April 28, 1870]

HALL - REYNOLDS
MARRIED. On Sunday morning, August 25, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. A. Boyd, Dr. Ezra T. Hall and Miss Mazellah Reynolds, all of this place. [Wayne County Press, August 29, 1867]

HANDLEY - MCCALL
MARRIED. - By the Rev. J. H. Hill, at the M. E. Church, on Monday the 27th inst., at 9 o'clock, A. M. Dr. J. L. Handley and Miss Sallie McCall; both of Fairfield. (another long paragraph) [Wayne County Press, April 30, 1874]

HANNAH - SMITH
MARRIED. - At Albion Ills., on the evening of the 29th ult., by the Rev. Hutchins, Mr. R. P. Hannah, Esq., of this place, to Miss Clara Smith, of Albion. [Prairie Pioneer,  March 15, 1860]

HARGRAVE - SPICER
MARRIED. - On Sunday, Nov. 6th, at the residence of the bride's father, by D. A. Moss, Esqr., Mr. John Hargrave and Miss Elenor J. Spicer, all of Wayne county. [Wayne County Press, November 17, 1870]

HARITAGE - CLEVENGER
MARRIED.-At the residence of Price B. Thatcher, on Saturday, August 1st, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. John Haritage to Mrs. Nancy Clevenger, both of Elm. [Wayne County Press, August 6, 1874]

HARPER - HARLAN
MARRIED. - At the Washington House, in this place, on the 10th inst., by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. Alfred Harper to Miss W. J. Harlan. [Prairie Pioneer,  January 18, 1861]

HARRIS - SIMPSON
MARRIED. - At the residence of Mr. Jos. Sebuck, 3 miles north of Fairfield, on Thursday evening, Sept. 8th, by Jos. G. Barkley, Esqr., Mr. Cornelius Harris and Miss Eveline Simpson, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, September 15, 1870]


HAY - HAY
Married.-On Jan. 13th, 1870, by W. W. George, Esqr., at the residence of the bride's father, L. P. Hay, Esqr., of Jasper, Mr. Peter Cox, of Fairfield, to Miss Sallie A. Hay. [Wayne County Press, January 20, 1870]

HEAD - ALEXANDER
Married.-On Sunday, June 13th, by Rev. B. S. Meeks, William Head, Jr., to Miss Mary Alexander, daughter of N. C. Alexander, Esq., all of this county. [Wayne County Press, June 24, 1869]

HEDLEY - WATKINS
MARRIED.-At the residence of James Miller, on Thursday night last, by John Morlan, Esqr., Mr. L. Hedley to Miss Mary Watkins.  All of Leech township. [Wayne County Press, May 7, 1874]

HEDRICK - ARCHIBALD
By W. W. George, Esqr., at the Jackson House, on Saturday, 8th inst., Mr. W. W. Hedrick, to Miss Nancy J. Archibald, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1869]

HEIDINGER - CREWS
Married.  On Thursday, Oct. 22nd, at the residence of the bride's mother , by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. George Heidinger to Miss Sarah J. Crews, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, October 30, 1868]
Amende Honorable.-In our notice of the marriage of Mr. Heidinger and Miss Crews, in last week's issue, we most unaccountably made an immence (sic) error. Rev. W. M. Owen did not marry the couple as stated, but Rev. F. M. Woollard was the officiating minister. [Wayne County Press, November 6, 1868]

HEIDINGER - SKINNER
On Sunday, March 7th at the residence of Mr. Wm. Murphett, by Rev. H. M. Phelps, Mr. Jacob Heidinger and Mrs. Matilda J. Skinner, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 12, 1869]

HELLER - LEATHERS

MARRIED, in my office on the 31 Aug. 1864 Mr. Hiram Heller and Miss Elizabeth Leathers. W. W. George. [War Democrat, September 1, 1864]


HENSLEY-BELL
Gets Wife by Advertising
Fairfield, Ill., Dec. 23 -- Through the medium of an advertisement in a local daily paper, Lee H. Hensley, of Harrisburg Illinois, told that he was leading a dreary life for the want of a wife, and that he desired to get married to some desirable woman. Mrs. Ned Bell, a widow of near Golden Gate, Illinois, read the article, became interested in it and corresponded with the man. Without an interview the two agreed to meet in the newspaper office on Tuesday, and to have a minister present to marry them. The couple met on the agreed date, and with the staff of the newspaper as witnesses they were united.  [Decatur Review (Decatur, IL) 23 Dec 1927, pg. 8]


HICKEMBOTTOM - SENTER
MARRIED. - By W. W. George, at the Eagle Hotel in this place, on the 19th inst., Mr. Moses Hickembottom, to Miss Julia A. Senter;

HILDERBRAND - RATLEY
MARRIED.-At the residence of Mrs. Hilderbrand in Fairfield, on Sunday 19th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. James A. Hilderbrand to Miss Sue Ratley. [Wayne County Press, September 23, 1875]

HILL - SHEHORN
On Thursday, March 14th, by J. W. Hilliard Esqr., Mr. J. G. Hill, Jr., and Mrs. Amanda M. Shehorn all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, March 21, 1867]

HILL - TROUSDALE
MARRIED.On Thursday morning, July 19th, 1866], at the residence of the bride's mother by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. J. Wagley Hill, of Cairo, Ills., to Miss Sallie E. Trousdale, of this place. [Wayne County Press, July 26, 1866]

HILLARD - LEATHERS
MARRIED. - On Thursday, the 4th inst., at the residence of the bride's parents, by Eld. T.P. Green, George Hillard to Miss Catherine Leathers. [Wayne County Press, February 18, 1875]

HINDMAN - MEDLEY
MARRIED. - At Rushville, Ind., July 11th, by Rev. W. C. Bunchard, Miss Mary Hindman was married to Robert Medley, Esq., of Flora, Ill.  Further particu lars furnished us are about as follows:  Bride is 34 years old, and was a M iss; she weighs 140 lbs. … Flora Journal. [Wayne County Press, August 17, 1871]

HOLLAWAY - GUNION
MARRIED. - At the residence of L. J. S. Turney, on the 10th inst., by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. Richard Hollaway, to Miss Sophiah Gunion; all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer,  March 15, 1861]

HOLLOWAY - HARPER
Married by W. W. George on the 29th Inst, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Elihu E. Holloway to Miss Mary A. Harper, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, April 2, 1863]

HOLT - CURRY
By Rev. J. C. Hamilton, at the residence of Andrew Wilson, Esq., in this place, Mr. R. A. Holt and Miss Mary E. Curry. [War Democrat, April 28, 1864]

HOMES - WATSON
On the 31st of Oct., we had quite a sly wedding in our neighborhood. Married by G. W. Branine, William Homes to Miss Lavina Watson, both of this county. He is quite young. They are both small and good looking. [Wayne County Press, November 13, 1869]


HOOPER - McMACKIN
At the residence of the bride's mother 3 miles north-east of Fairfield, by R. H. Massey, Mr. Otho W. Hooper and Miss Catharine A. McMackin all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, March 14, 1867]

HOOPER - THRALL
By Rev. W. M. Owen, Sunday, Nov. 1st, at the residence of the bride's father, Dr. H. G. Thrall, Mr. Chas. A. Hooper to Miss Elizabeth O. Thrall. [Wayne County Press, November 12, 1874]

HORNICK - ULM
On Oct. 20th, at the residence of E. B. Ardery, in Fairfield, by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. Chas. E. Hornick and Mrs. F. J. Ulm, both of this place. [Wayne County Press, November 3, 1870]

HUDSON - SENTER
Also at the same time and place (at the Eagle Hotel in this place, on the 19th inst.), Mr. Henry Hudson to Miss Sarah A. Senter. [Wayne County Press, March 26, 1874]

HUGHES - YOUNG
MARRIED.At the Parsonage, on Sunday afternoon, Dec. 21st by Rev. James Johnson, Mr. Zachariah Hughes and Miss America E. Young, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 26, 1867]

HUNT - CUNNINGHAM
Married.-By Rev. W. P. Baker, at his residence in Fairfield, on Monday, Jan. 31st, 1870, Mr. James A. Hunt, of Clay County, and Miss Mary E. Cunningham, of this county. [Wayne County Press, February 3, 1870]


HUNT - HOLLOMAN
By Rev. W. M. Owen, October 16th, Mr. James Hunt to Miss Matilda Holloman. [Wayne County Press, November 12, 1874]

HUNTER - BLESSIT
MARRIED.-On the 8th inst., at the residence of Mr. Wm. Nun of this county, by Rev. John Hunsinger, of White County, Mr. Jack Hunter of White County to Miss Sarah Blessit, of this County. [Wayne County Press, March 12, 1874]


HUSTON - MILLER
Jan. 27, by Rev. R. H. Ellis, Wm. Huston and Rachael Miller. [The Fairfield Gazette, February 5, 1858]

HUTCHINS - BROWN
MARRIED. On Sunday the 8th inst., at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Arthur J. Hutchins to Miss Laura J. Brown, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, April 12, 1866]

INGLE - SHAW
On December 27, by Rev. David Campbell, Anson Ingle and Elizabeth A. Shaw. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

JEFFRIES - RUTTER
MARRIED. - March 25th, 1875, at the residence of the bride's father in this place, by Lewis Miller, J. P., Dr. John A. Jeffries to Miss Ella M. Rutter. [Wayne County Press, April 1, 1875]

JENKINS - WOMACK
On Wednesday, Feb. 17th, by Eld. Stephen Stine, at his residence in Bedford, Mr. J. Jenkins to Mrs. Mary A. Womack. [Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

JESSUP - BLACK
At the residence of the bride's father, Robert Black, in Barnhill on March 31st, 1875, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. John Jessup to Miss Minerva Black. [Wayne County Press, April 8, 1875]

JINKENS - YOUNG
MARRIED, January 7th, 1875 at the residence, of the bride's father near Johnsonville, by Elder Stephen Stine, Mr. Madison S. Jinkens to Miss Mary Y. Young. [Wayne County Press, January 21, 1875]

JOHNS - BARNHILL
MARRIED, at Flora, Wednesday Nov. 17th, by Rev. J. Molitor, of Olney, Mr. G. W. Johns, of the firm of Robinson, Boggs and John, with Miss Mellie Barnhill, daughter of J. W. Barnhill, Esqr., of Fairfield……… [Wayne County Press, November 25, 1875]

JOHNSON - BING

MARRIED, March 22nd 1866 at the residence of T. T. Bonham Fairfield, Ill., by Rev. R. H. Massey, Ansley Johnson, and Miss Martha E. J. Bing, all of Wayne County, Ill. [Wayne County Press, March 22, 1866]

JOHNSON - MONROE
MARRIED. - On Wednesday evening Aug. 2nd, 1871, at the residence of Mr. David Monroe, the bride's father, by Elder R. H. Massey, Mr. Ansley Johnson and Miss Serena Monroe. [Wayne County Press, August 10, 1871]

JOHNSON - PETTIGREW
MARRIED. At the residence of the bride's parents, in Leech township, Thursday, Feb. 25th, by Elder J. C. T. Hall, Mr. Henry Johnson, of Edwards County, to Miss Annie J. Pettigrew. [Wayne County Press, March 4, 1875]

JOHNSON - STATON
Also on same day at Knowles' in Six Mile Prairie, by J. F. S. Hopkins, Esqr., Newton Johnson to Miss Francis L. Staton. [Wayne County Press, January 8, 1874]

JONES - KNOWLES
On Monday, March 4th, at the residence of the bride's father two miles west of Fairfield, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Caleb C. Jones and Miss Caroline Knowles, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 7, 1867]

JONES - STODDARD
On Sunday morning, at 30 minutes before 1 o'clock, A. M., at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Abram Jones, Professor of Music, to Miss Elita Stoddard. [Wayne County Press, April 7, 1870]

KEEN - COX
MARRIED. - On Sunday July 23rd, by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., at the residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. Margaret Cox, Mr. Benjamin Keen and Miss Sarah A. Cox, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, August 3, 1871]

KEEN - WARREN
On Thursday Nov. 25th, at the residence of the bride's father, by John Keen, Jr. Esqr., Mr. Alfred Keen and Miss Nancy Warren, both of this county. ) [Wayne County Press, December 2, 1869]

KEISTER - CARTER
On Sunday, Dec. 2nd, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. Saml. C. Pendleton, Mr. Louis H. Keister and Miss Sarah Carter, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 6, 1866]

KELSO - BRADFORD
On Thursday, Sept. 8th, by Isaac Garrison, Esqr., at the residence of the bride's father, (G. A. Bradford) Dr. Wm. H. Kelso and Miss Diadema Bradford, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 22, 1870]

KERR - CURRY
MARRIED. On Monday evening, March 4th, at the residence of the bride's mother by Rev. H. M. Phelps, Mr. John Kerr and Miss Alice I. Curry, both of this place. [Wayne County Press, March 7, 1867]

KERR - TROUSDALE
MARRIED. - At the residence of Mrs. Ellen Trousdale, the bride's mother, on Monday, Jan. 9th, 1871, by Dr. Jos. Warren, of Flora, Dr. Wm. M. Kerr, of Fairfield, and Miss Mary Trousdale. [Wayne County Press, January 12, 1871]

KETLEY - CASSIDAY
Married, on Nov. 16th at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Robt. Cassidy, of Bedford Township, Mr. Charles Ketley to Miss Ella Cassiday. [Wayne County Press, December 2, 1869]

KILBRAITH - CURRY
MATRIMONIAL. On July 28th Mr. Wm. H. Kilbraith was married to Miss Susan E. Curry. Rev. C. A. Young performed the ceremony. . . [Wayne County Press, August 5, 1875]

KINCHELO - TUCKER
Married on the 3d inst. by B. X. Meeks, Esq., Mr. Daniel Kinchelo, Jr. to Miss Loveyann Tucker, both of this county. [Illinois Patriot, April 9, 1856]

KNIGHT - GASH
MARRIED.  By Rev. Wm. M. Owen, at his residence, on Wednesday even ing, March 25th, Mr. Madison M. Knight, and Mrs. Mary A. Gash, all of this town. [Wayne County Press, April 2, 1868]

KNODELL - VIRGIN
MARRIED.- At the residence of Anderson Virgin, the brides (sic) father, on Sunday March 1st, at 3 o'clock P. M. by Rev. Wiley Hooper, Mr. Lewis A. Knodell, to Miss Sarah Virgin; all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, March 12, 1874]

KNOPP - DERHAM
MARRIED, October 4th, 1874, by W. L. Beeson, Esqr., near Johnsonville, at the residence of W. H. Derham, the bride's father, Peter A. Knopp to Miss Elizabeth A. Derham.  There was at least fifty people in attendance. . . [Wayne County Press, October 15, 1874]

KNOWLES - BROWN
MARRIED. On Thursday, Dec. 21st, by Rev. R. H. Massey, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Leander Knowles and Miss Mary Gertrude Brown. [Wayne County Press, January 4, 1866]

KOONTZ - HAY
MARRIED. - At the residence of the bride's father, Col. L. P. Hay, in Jasper, on Thursday evening, June 25, by Rev. Mr. Hutchins, Mr. Henry Koontz, of San Joaquin County, California, to Miss Clemence Hay, of Jasper.


KUTZ - SPRANKLE
A festive occasion.-The Jackson House on Sunday last was the scene of a very pleasant little affair in the matrimonial line. Mr. Frank A. Kutz, and enterprising merchant of Enterprise, was the groom, and Miss Mary E. Sprankle, a fair daughter of the Buckeye State, the bride. Rev. W. L. Garrison was the officiating clergyman…(excerpted from a longer story) [Wayne County Press, December 2, 1869]

LANCE - ROBERTS
MARRIED.- March 26th, 1874, at the residence of the brides father, Z. C. Roberts, by Rev. W. F. Davis, Mr. James E. Lance and Miss Mary E. Roberts.   [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1874]

LANGSTON - BOYER
MARRIED. - At the residence of J. S. Major, Flora, November 3rd, 1870, by Eld. R. B. Henry, Mr. Hazeal Langston of Fairfield, Wayne Co., and Miss R. M. Boyer of Flora. [Wayne County Press, November 17, 1870]

LEAR - BROCK
Married by George Brock, of the Christian Order, on the 13th of June, 1858], Mr. John Lear and Miss Elizabeth Brock, all of Lamard Prairie, Wayne County, Illinois. [The Fairfield Gazette, June 17, 1858]

LEE - FOREAKER
MARRIED. -At the residence of the bride's father, in Wayne County, Illinois, on the 17th inst., by Rev. C. A. Young, Mr. Peter Lee, of White County, and Miss Caroline Foreaker. [Wayne County Press, April 1, 1875]

LEECH - PARTRIDGE
On Sunday evening, Dec. 13th, at the residence of Mrs. Orinda Organ, in Fairfield, by Rev. F. M. Wollard, Mr. H. V. Leech, of Tioga Co., Pa., to Miss Julia A. Partridge, of Trumbull Co., Ohio. [Wayne County Press, December 18, 1868]

LEEROY - WILKINSON
At the residence of the bride in Indian Prairie, May 10th, 1874, by Stephen Stine, Esqr., Mr. E. B. Leeroy to Miss Malissa Wilkinson, all of the county.  [Wayne County Press, May 21, 1874]

LEWIS - FORD
Married. - On Sunday, June 20th, 1869, by Rev. John Gillam, at the residence of J. B. Wright, in East Long Prairie, Jefferson Co., Ills., Rev. James D. Lewis and Mrs. Martha E. Ford, both of Wayne Co., Ills. [Wayne County Press, July 1, 1869]

LEWIS - WILSON
Married in this place, on October 13th, by W. W. George, Mr. James M. Lewis, of Kansas Territory, to Miss Mary Jane Wilson, of this county. [The Fairfield Gazette, October 14, 1858]

LIMPART - SPENCER
Married.On Thursday, February 25th, 1869, at the residence of the bride's father, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. Justus Limpart to Miss Nancy D. Spencer, both of Jasper township. [Wayne County Press, March 5, 1869]

LINDER - HORNICK
MARRIED.-Sept. 7th at the residence of Fayette Turney, the officiating minister, Mr. Stephen E. Linder and Miss Estella L. Hornick, all of Mill Shoals, Ill. [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]

LINSLEY - PARTRIDGE
MARRIED.  By Rev. W. M. Owen, at his residence one and one-half m iles north-east of Fairfield, on Wednesday evening, March 18th, Mr. Leander Linsley to Miss Sarah E. Partridge, all of our town. [Wayne County Press, March 26, 1868]


LOFTIS - BOVEE
MARRIED. - On Thursday, March 16th, 1871, by Rev. J. C. Baldrich, at the residence of Mr. Nelson Bovee, the bride's father, Mr. Caleb Loftis and Miss Mary E. Bovee. [Wayne County Press, March 23, 1871]

LOFTIS - SIMMS
By Rev. C.A. Young, Nov. 5th, at the residence of the bride's father in Arrington, Mr. Alexander Loftis to Miss Matilda Simms. The fine cake accompanying the notice was baked by Miss Sis Hughes. [Wayne County Press, November 12, 1874]


LONG - GAGE
Married.-By H. Mc. White, at his residence in Six Mile Prairie, on Thursday, May 13th, 1869, Mr. Samuel A. Long to Miss Sarah E. Gage, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, May 21, 1869]

MABRY - CUNNINGHAM
(From letter dated Oct. 26th, 1874): Joel Mabry and Martha Jane Cunningham were married yesterday the 26th by Elder W. W. Brown. [Wayne County Press - October 30, 1874]


MARLOW - DAVIS
HYMENIAL. - On Wednesday evening last at the close of the regular prayer meeting services at the M.E. Church, Mr. Louis G. Marlow was united in marriage with Miss Nellie Davis, daughter of Elder Davis [Wayne County Press, August 5, 1875]


MARTIN - PORTER
MARRIED.-On the 5th day of March, 1874, in the County Clerk's Office by W. V. George, Esq., Richard Martin to Julia Porter, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 12, 1874]

MATHERS - RICHARDSON
MARRIED, In this place, on the 16th inst., by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. John D. Mathers to Miss Lavina E. Richardson, all of this place. [Prairie Pioneer,  August 24, 1860]

McANULLY-HUNT
MARRIED.  - On the 14th inst., at the residence of Thomas McAnull y in Fairfield by Esqr., W. W. George, John D. McAnully, to Miss Susan E. Hunt, all of this County. [Wayne County Press, May 17, 1866]

McCALL - FISH
Olivia McCall and Brice Fish were married last night. [Wayne County Press, March 11, 1875]

McCALL - REYNOLDS
On Thursday evening, May 20th, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. R. D. Reynolds, in Fairfield, by Rev. A. Boyd, Mr. Ridley McCall and Miss Ophelia Reynolds. [Wayne County Press, May 28, 1869]


McCAULEY - SLOCUMB
Married in Maysville, Ills., on the 14th inst., by Mr. Duff, Esq., Mr. Daniel McCauley, to Miss Mary F. Slocumb, of this place. [Illinois Patriot, February 20, 1856]

McCLUER - ST. JOHN
MARRIED, On the 10th inst., by J. G. Barclay, Esq., Mr. Wm. L. McCluer to Miss Parintha St. John, all of this place. [Prairie Pioneer, October 12, 1860]

McCOLUM-GRAHAM
Married.-On the 7th,  inst., by  I.S.  Warmoth, Esq. Mr. David McColum to Martha E. Graham, both of Wayne County. May they have a long life of uninterrupted enjoyment. I.S.W. [The Fairfield Independent Press, June 20, 1855]


McCRACKEN-WILLIAMS
In this county, on the 18th instant, by John Morland, Esq. Mr. Wm. D. McCracken, to Miss Martha Jane Williams. [The Fairfield Independent Press, September 17, 1853]

McCULLOUGH - POSEY
MARRIED. , On Thursday Nov. 22nd, at the residence of Mr. Samuel Rogers, by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. Andrew McCullough and Miss Sarah J. Posey, all of this county. No cards or cake. [Wayne County Press, November 29, 1866]

McCULLUM - OWEN
On November 25th, by Jos. J. Blakeley, Esq., Jno. McCullum and Louisa Owen. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

McDOWELL - BATY

MARRIED, August 1st, 1865 by J. A. Linville, Esq., Mr. George W. McDowell and Miss Emma Baty. [War Democrat, August 3, 1865]


McGUIRE - ROBINSON
Married on the 8th inst. by the Rev. Jeremiah Butcher, Mr. J. F. McGuire, of Marion County and Miss Carrie H. Robinson of Wayne County. [The Fairfield Gazette, August 12, 1858]

MCKENNY - FATHERY
Samuel McKenny and Miss Ellen Fathery were married by Rev. Nepy Caudle. [Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

McLIN - BORAH
Married.-At the residence of the bride's father, Mr. J. C. Borah, by Rev. H. M. Phelps, on the 16th day of Dec. Mr. Curtis A. McLin with Miss Salina E. Borah, both of Tom's Prairie, Illinois.  [Wayne County Press, December 23, 1869]

McLEAN - LEATHERS
Married.-On Sunday, Dec. 19th by Esqr. D. A. Moss, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Samuel S. McLean to Miss Permelia J. Leathers, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 6, 1870]


McNELY - HUTCHINS
MARRIED, By Rev. Wm. M. Owen, at his residence, on Sunday, April 5th, 1868, Mr. James McNely and Miss Admanda Hutchins, both of the vicinity of Jeffersonville. [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1868]

McRILL - BOSWELL
On Thursday, Oct. 31, at the residence of Mr. John P. Potter, by Rev. James Johnson, Mr. Errin G. McRill and Miss Sarah E. Boswell, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 7, 1867]

MELTON - GARDENER
On February 21st, by John Keen Jr, Esqr., at the residence of the bride's father, Dr. N. W. Melton to Miss Celia A. Gardener, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 3, 1870]

MILLER - KILBRETH
MARRIED.-By Rev. C. A. Young, Jany. 1st, at Mr. Geo. Greenwood's, Mr. James K. P. Miller to Miss Rachel Kilbreth. [Wayne County Press, January 8, 1874]

MILLER - TATE
Married April the 26th 1867], at the residence of the bride's father in Arrington Prairie, by James W. Hilliard, Esqr., Mr. Wm. Miller and Miss Elisa E. Tate, all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, May 2, 1867]


MIX - BURBAGE
TO BE MARRIED, At Christian Church, Cisne, this afternoon, Mr. W. H. Mix to Mrs. S. C. Burbage. [Wayne County Press - October 30, 1874]

MIX - BURBAGE
MARRIED, October 29th, at the Christian Church, Mr. W. H. Mix to Mrs. S. A. Burbage. The marriage was solemnized by the Rev. V. Williams...[Wayne County Press, November 5, 1874]


MOORE - GUTHRIE  
On Thursday evening April 16th, at the residence of Mr. Eli Brock three miles north west of Jeffersonville by Rev. W. [Wayne County Press, April 23, 1868]


MOORE - SCOTT
MARRIED. - On Sunday, the 19th inst., by Rev. W. M. Owen, at his residence near Fairfield, Mr. Robert E. Moore to Miss Mary E. Scott, both of Jeffersonville. [Wayne County Press, June 23, 1870]


MORGAN-CATES

The marriage of Euil Morgan of this city and Miss Shirley Jean Cates of Dahlgren was solemnized Saturday, August 10th at six p.m., in Marion, Ky. the Rev. R. H. Wade of the Marion Methodist Church was the officiating minister. Mr. Morgan is the son to Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Morgan of this city. He graduated from the Mt. Vernon township high school in 1928 and from the University of Illinois at Champaign in 1932. He is now teaching in Mt. Vernon city schools. Mrs. Morgan is the daughter of Mrs. Hester Cates. She graduated from Opdyke Community High School, and has been employed in the post office at Dahlgren.
MISCELLANEOUS SHOWER HELD FOR MRS. MORGAN
A surprise miscellaneous shower was given Monday evening in honor of Mrs. Euil Morgan, formerly Miss Shirley Cates of Dahlgren. Two contest were conducted by Mrs. R. L. Martin and both were won by Mrs. Nana Goin. Fifty one were present and Mrs. Morgan received many useful gifts. Ice cream and cake were served at the close of the evening. [Donated by Sharon Pilkington]

POPULAR LOCAL COUPLE WED SATURDAY
Euil Morgan, Shirley Cates Married Saturday Evening In Marion, Kentucky
Euil Morgan of Mt. Vernon, and Miss Shirley Cates of Dahlgren, were united in marriage at 6 p.m. last Saturday at Marion Ky. They were accompanied by the groom's sister and friend. Mrs. Morgan is the daughter of Mrs. Hester Cates of Dahlgren. She is a graduate of Dahlgren and Opdyke High School and for the past four years has been employed at the local Post Office. Mr. Morgan is the son of Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Morgan of Mt. Vernon. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a degree of B. S J. and a member of Alpha Chi Rho fraternity. He is a former editor of the ECHO. After the ceremony, the young couple visited Evansville, returning here for a short stay while their new home in Mt. Vernon is being prepared. Mr. Morgan is employed as a teacher at the Lincoln School in Mt. Vernon in which system he has worked since 1932. [Dahlgren Echo, August 16, 1935 front page. - Donated by Sharon Pilkington]


MORRIS - KERNEY
Married. On the 24th inst., at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Thos. Kerney, Mr. Jas. P. Morris, of Chicago, and Miss Mary J. Kerney, of Carmi. -Carmi Advocate. [Wayne County Press, December 4, 1868]

MORRISON - SARPY
We see by the St. Louis Republican, that on Wednesday the 10th ult., the Hon. J. L. D. Morrison, was married to Miss Adle Sarpy of St. Louis. [Prairie Pioneer,  May 5, 1861]

MURPHY - HOLZHAUSEN
MARRIED.  On the 10th inst., by Rev. W. M. Owen at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Edward Murphy and Miss Christena Holzhausen, all of Wayne County. . [War Democrat, April 14, 1864]

MUSGRAVES - BARNES
MARRIED, on the 2nd inst. by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. Francis M. Musgraves to Mrs. Edah Barnes. [Prairie Pioneer, January 11, 1861]

MUSGRAVES - COX
MARRIED.- At the residence of A. J. Cox, the brides father, on Sunday, the 22nd, inst., by Rev. C. M. Morris, Mr. James Musgraves to Miss Ella Cox. [Wayne County Press, April 9, 1874]

MYERS - WHITE
MARRIED, On the 17th inst. by the Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. John Myers, of Co. M, 5th Ills. Cav. to Miss Perthenia White, all of this county. [War Democrat, April 21, 1864]

NATIONS - MERRITT
MARRIED, on the 25th of January, 1874, at Church in Burnt Prairie Township, White County, by the Rev. Wm. M. Owen, John Nations to Miss Susana Merritt. [Wayne County Press, February 5, 1874]

NEFF - GREAR
MARRIED. - Mr. Stephen Neff to Miss Mary Ann Grear, by the Rev. Joseph Terrel, near Rinard, Sept. 10th, 1874.  [Wayne County Press, September 24, 1874]

NELMS - SMITH
March 7, Esq. Barkley, John T. Nelms and Patience Smith. [The Fairfield Gazette, March 11, 1858]

NICHOLS - RUDOLPH
At the residence of the presiding minister, Wm. M. Owen, Mr. Hanson Nichols and Miss Mary Alice Rudolph, both of Fairfield. [Wayne County Press, August 3, 1871]

NORRIS - BRACK
MARRIED, on Tuesday, Sept. 15th, 1874, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. Galbraith, Mr. James M. Norris, of Shawneetown to Miss Malviria Brack, daughter of Mr. Albert Brack, of Bedford. [Wayne County Press, September 17, 1874]

O'DELL- CAROWAY
On December 30, by Joseph G. Barkley, Esq. at the residence of Benjamin Pendleton in Fairfield, Joseph O'dell and Elizabeth Caroway. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

ODELL - MORLAN
Mr. J. B. Odell, of the Enfield Journal, was on Feb. 18th married to Miss Lou Morlan, daughter of Jonah Morlan, of Enfield. [Wayne County Press, March 11, 1875]

ODELL - SHAEFFER
MARRIED, on Sunday the 8th inst., at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. Hill, Mr. N. J. Odell to Miss France Shaeffer, all of this place. [Wayne County Press, February 12, 1874]

O'MALLY-SHAW
MARRIED.  - On Sunday December 15th, at the residence of the bride's fat her, Mr. Wm. Shaw, by Rev. A. Boyd, Mr. Owen O'Mally and Miss Rebecca Shaw, both of this vicinity. [Wayne County Press, December 19, 1867]

ORGAN - JOHNSON
Married.-On Thursday morning, Oct. 7th, at the residence of Mr. J. P. Rider, in Fairfield, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. Ben S. Organ and Miss Mary Olive Johnson, both of this place. On Sept. 21st, by W. L. Garrison, D. D., Mr. Ben F. Barr and Miss Neoma Ulm, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, October 14, 1869]

OWEN-BOBETT
Married. At the residence of the officiating clergyman, on Sunday morning, April 11th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Henry H. Owen to Miss Hester Ann Bobett, both of Jasper. [Wayne County Press, April 16, 1869]

ORR - ALLEN
MARRIED. - At the residence of the bride's father, on Feb. 5th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Russell Orr and Miss Sabina F. Allen. [Wayne County Press, February 16, 1871]

OSBURN - HAMMOND
MARRIED. - At the residence of Titus Buffington, in Xenia, Aug. 18th, by Rev. A. Campbell, Mr. John E. Osburn to Miss Laura J. Hammond, both of Xenia. [Wayne County Press, August 26, 1875]

PACE - WOODIN
MARRIED-On the 23rd., at the residence of the bride's father, in this county, by the Rev. Wm. Owens, Mr. Edward C. Pace, of Mt. Vernon, Illinois, to Miss Mary A Woodin, formerly of New York. [The Fairfield Weekly News, 1 Oct 1857]


PARTRIDGE - FITZGERREL
Married.-At the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Isaac Fitzgerrel, in Fairfield, on Saturday evening, Jan. 16, 1869, by Rev. W. B. Bruner, Col. Jasper Partridge, of Carmi, and Miss Mary Fitzgerrel of our town. [Wayne County Press, January 22, 1869]

PATTERSON - CARTER
Married. At the residence of the bride's father, Mr. C. L. Carter, in Fairfield on Christmas Eve 1868, by Rev. W. B. Bruner, Mr. O. P. Patterson and Miss Nannie O. Carter, both of our town. [Wayne County Press, January 1, 1869]

PATTERSON - COOPER
MARRIED. On Monday morning, Jan. 1st, by Rev. Mr. Boyd, at the residence of the bride, Mr. J. A. Patterson and Mrs. Harriet Cooper. [Wayne County Press, January 4, 1866]

PATTON - SHERWOOD
MARRIED.-On the 12th of March, 1874, by Rev. Fayette Turney, Charles Patton, to Miss Jane Sherwood; all of Wayne County.  There is nothing peculiar in this marriage notice, except the parties.  They say this is the first wedding our friend Turney has ever officiated at and friend Patton besides being the biggest man in the County is probably the oldest bachelor, being about 47 years old. . . .[Wayne County Press, March 19, 1874]

PAUL - SCOTT
On the 2nd of March, at my house, I performed the marriage ceremony that made R. J. Paul and Martha Scott one; andon the 3rd inst., at the residence of the bride's father I married Mr. Isaac Radcliff with Miss Louisa A. Border, all of this county. A. C. Gonterman. [Wayne County Press, March 10, 1870]

PEER - TROTTER
MARRIED. At the residence of C. L. Carter, in this place, by W. W. George, Esqr., on the 20th inst., Mr. Phillip Peer to Miss Levina Trotter. [Wayne County Press, April 23, 1868]

PENNINGTON - MARSHALL
MARRIED. On Wednesday, March 13th, by J. W. Hilliard, Esqr., Mr. Wm. Pennington and Miss Nancy Marshall all of Round Prairie. [Wayne County Press, March 21, 1867]

PERKINS - PILCHER
On Sunday morning Nov. 17th, at the residence of the bride's brother Mr. Wm. Pilcher, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. L. C. Perkins and Miss Virginia R. Pilcher, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, Nov 21, 1867]


PHELPS - WOOD
MARRIED. - On the 2nd inst., by Wm. W. George, Esq., Mr. H. C. Phelps to Miss Emily J. Wood, both of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, September 5, 1861]

PHILIPS - LEAR
MARRIED.- At the residence of Mr. Jos. Philips, the bride's father, by J. B. Pendleton, Esquire, on Wednesday, April 22nd, 1874, Miss Mary E. Philips, to Mr. John Lear. [Wayne County Press, April 30, 1874]

PHILLIPS - VEST
(From Garden Prairie letter, dated Jan. 28, 1875)Mr. Albert Phillips to Miss Vena Vest [Wayne County Press, February 11, 1875]


PIFER - SILVY
MARRIED. - At the residence of the bride's father, G. W. Silvy, by Rev. A. C. Gonterman, Wm. H. Pifer, with Matilda R. Silvy, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 22, 1870]

PICKERING - MURPHY
By W. W. George, Esqr., at the residence of Wm. M. Murphy, in Fairfield, on April 13th, Mr. Henry Pickering of Clinton County, Ills., to Mrs. Nancy Murphy, of this county. [Wayne County Press, April 16, 1869]


PIFER - WILSON
MARRIED. On Thursday, Nov. 28th, by J. W. Hilliard, Esqr., Mr. James A. Pifer and Miss Sarah A. Wilson, all of Arrington Township. [Wayne County Press, December 6, 1866]

PORTER - YOUNG
MARRIED. - On Sunday July 9th, 1871, at Mr. Olivet church, by Rev. C. A. Young, Mr. W. H. Porter to Miss Julia Young. [Wayne County Press, July 27, 1871]

POWELL - PRUETT
Also same date at the residence of J. I. Farmer, by W. W. George, Esqr., Joab Powell Esqr., to Mrs. Harriet Pruett, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, April 23, 1868]

POWELL - PUCKET
Married. - In this place, on the 10th inst., by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. Miles G. Powell to Miss Mary E. Pucket. [Prairie Pioneer, February 22, 1861]

POWLESS - CAMPBELL
MARRIED. - On the 30th ult., by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. Daniel Powless to Miss Sarah Campbell, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer,  January 4, 1861]

POWLESS - GIVIN
MARRIED. - At the office of Mr. Oliver Holmes, County Clerk, by Rev. V. C. Tubs, on Friday August 11th, John M. Powless, and Miss Amanda J. Givin. [Wayne County Press, August 17, 1871]

PRICE - BERG
MARRIED. - April 15th, 1875, at the residence of W. B. Heidinger, in Mt. Erie, Illinois, by Rev. J. B. Ravenscroft, Mr. Van R. Price to Mrs. Caroline Berg, all of Mt. Erie. [Wayne County Press, April 22, 1875]

PRIDE - CARSON
On Sept. 9th, by Rev. W. M. Owen, at his residence, Mr. W. B. E. Pride to Miss Mary E. Carson, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 16, 1869]

PRIDE - GILLISON
Married.-On Thursday, Aug. 26, 1869, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Hiram W. Pride to Miss Mary Gillison, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, September 3, 1869]


PRITCHETT - DAVIS
Also, on the 17th inst, at the residence of the bride's mother, by Esq. Morland, Mr. Isaac N. Pritchett and Miss Mary C. Davis, all of this county. [War Democrat, April 21, 1864]

PULLIBLANK - SCOTT
MARRIED. On Thursday March 21st at Scottsville Wayne Cou. Ills., by Rev. Linconfelter, Mr. John Pulliblank, of Harmony, Ind., and Miss Mary J. Scott, of Scottsville. [Wayne County Press, April 4, 1867]

RAED (RAUD?) - CRUMBAKER
MARRIED, On the 6th inst. at the residence of L. J. S. Turney, by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. Robert Raed, (could be Raud, print was blurry) to Miss Elmina Crumbaker, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer,  September 21, 1860]

REECE-SMITH
MARRIED. - On Thursday, Feb. 15, 1866], at the parsonage, Jeffersonville, Ill., by Rev. A. R. Hazen, Mr. Abraham Reece, to Miss Florence Smith, all of Jeffersonville, Wayne County, Illinois. [Wayne County Press, February 22, 1866]

REED - DICKEY
Married.-On December 1st, 1869, by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., at the residence of William Dickey, Mr. George W. Reed and Miss Susanna B. Dickey. [Wayne County Press, December 9, 1869]

REED - KEEN
On Thursday, Nov. 26th, at the residence of the bride's father, by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., Mr. Vincent C. Reed to Miss Mary Keen, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 4, 1868]

REED - MILLS
Married.-On Sunday May 2nd, 1869, by John Keen, Jr. at the residence of the bride's mother, Mr. Nathaniel G. Reed and Miss Mahulda Mills, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1869]

REID - ELLIOTT
On July 9th, by W. L. Garrison, at the residence of Mr. Joseph Elliott, the bride's father, Mr. Henry Reid and Miss Caroline Elliott. [Wayne County Press, August 10, 1871]

RIDER - COOPER
MARRIED. On Sunday, September 2d, at the Organ House in Xenia, Ills., by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Jos. P. Rider of this place and Mrs. Julia Cooper of Xenia. [Wayne County Press, September 13, 1866]

RIDER - FLEMING
MARRIED. - At the Catholic Church, on Monday evening, May 29th, by Rev. Father Wegmann of Centralia, Mr. Alexis Rider and Miss Cinna Fleming, all of Fairfield, Wayne County…Flora Journal. [Wayne County Press, June 8, 1871]

RIDGEWAY - O'KEAN
The receipt of cards informs us that on Tuesday evening, Sept. 14th, at half past eight o'clock, at the residence of the bride's mother, Mr. George C. Ridgeway will be married to Miss Marie E. O'Kean. [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]

ROBERTS - HULL
MARRIED, On the 15th, by the Rev. Harrison Eagan, Mr. A. H. Roberts, Esq., to Miss Hull, of Xenia, Ills. [Prairie Pioneer, April 19, 1860]

ROBINSON - SMITH

MARRIED. At the residence of R. P. Hanna, on the 20th Nov., by the Rev. R. H. Massey, W. H. Robinson, Esq., of this place, and Miss Julia Smith, of Albion, Ills. [War Democrat, December 1, 1864]

ROCHELLE - NELSON
MARRIED - On the morning of the 14th day of May, at the residence of John Bestow, Esqr., in Jeffersonville, Ill., by E. J. Hart, Evangelist of the Christian Church, Mr. James Rochelle with Miss Sarah J. Nelson, both of Jeffersonville. [Wayne County Press, May 18, 1871]

RODGERS - POSEY
On the same day (the 21st inst), by Judge W. W. George, Mr. Samuel Rodgers and Mrs. Elsey Posey, all of this county. [War Democrat, April 28, 1864]

ROGERS - WALKER
Married.  At the residence of the bride's father, Oct. 1st, 1868, by James Truscott, Esqr., Mr. David Rogers of Edwards County, to Miss Mary A. Walker, daughter of Rev. D. C. Walker of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, October 23, 1868]

ROMINE - CLARK
MARRIED, by W. W. George, Esqr., at his office in Fairfield, on Saturday, the 31st, ult., Mr. Ephraim Romine, of Richland County, to Miss Mary E. Clark, of Indian Prairie. [Wayne County Press, November 5, 1874]

ROSS - BOSWELL
MARRIED by H. McWhite, Esqr., at his residence, on March 2nd, 1871, Mr. Jesse Ross with Miss Gesiena Boswell. [Wayne County Press, March 16, 1871]

ROSSITER - WEEDEN
MARRIED.  - On Sunday March 1st, 1868], at the residence of the bride's fat her, by Rev. James Johnson, Mr. Lindley W. Rossiter and Miss Rachel Ann Weeden, all of this county.  [Wayne County Press, March 5, 1868]

RUSHER - TICE
MARRIED by W. W. George on the 26th inst. at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Thos. C. Rusher to Miss Mary Tice all of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 9, 1875]

RYAN - SAILOR
MARRIED. - On Thursday, May 19, at the residence of the bride's father, is Fairfield, by Rev. J. S. Barns, Mr. Wickham Ryan and Miss Emma Sailor, both of our town. [Wayne County Press, May 26, 1870]

SABASTION - KING
MARRIED. At the office of the County Clerk, Feb. 17th by Judge McKelvy, Mr. Ansel Sabastion, of Massilon, to Miss Harriet King, of Elm.[Wayne County Press, February 25, 1875]

SAILOR - SAILOR
Married.-On Monday morning April 11th, at 10 o'clock, by Elder R. H. Massey, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. I. C. Sailor, in Fairfield, Mr. Oliver Hill, of Little Rock, Ark., and Miss Laura Sailor. [Wayne County Press, April 14, 1870]

SAILOR - SHAEFFER
Married. At the residence of the bride's father, in Fairfield, on Thursday morning, Nov. 5th, by Rev. A. Boyd, Mr. W. J. Sailor to Miss Mary Shaeffer, both of our town. [Wayne County Press, November 6, 1868]


SCHELL - MARTIN
MARRIED. On Saturday, Feb. 23d, at the residence of Mrs. Martin in Jeffersonville, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, Mr. F. H. Schell and Miss Amanda Martin, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, February 28, 1867]

SCHELL - OWEN
MARRIED.- February 12th, 1874, at the residence of the brides (sic) father (Rev. Wm. Owen,) Mr. Charley T. Schell, to Miss Abigal Owen; by Rev. J. H. Hill, Pastor of the M. E. Church, all of Fairfield.  [Wayne County Press, February 19, 1874]

SCHELL - PRIEST
MARRIED,. (From the Mobile Sunday Times) March 19, 1866, at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. Dr. Massey, John W. Schell, of Fairfield, Illinois, to Miss Mary E. Priest, of this city. [Wayne County Press, April 5, 1866]

SCOTT - COX
MARRIED,-On the 5th instant, by R.B. Slocumb, Maj. Thos. M. Scott, to Miss Martha Cox, all of this county. [The Fairfield Independent Press, September 17, 1853 ]


SCOTT - PORTER
MARRIED. Married on Thursday April 18th by J. H. Hilliard, Esq., at the residence of the bride's father in Arrington Township, Andrew J. Scott to Miss Minerva Porter. [Wayne County Press, April 25, 1867]

SECREST - DAY
MARRIED, At the residence of Wm. Robertson, on Sunday, September 3d, 1874, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., Mr. Lewis T. Secrest to Miss Mary C. Day, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, September 24, 1874]

SHAEFFER - HEEFTON
Married.-At the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. R. E. Smith, Oct. 4th, 1868, by Elder Andrews, D. T. Shaeffer to Miss Amelia Heefton, both of Farina, Ills. [Wayne County Press, October 23, 1868]

SHANEFELT - MCMACKIN
Married.-On Sunday, Nov. 14, 1869, by Rev. Wm. M. Owen, at his residence near Fairfield, Mr. Cornelius Shanefelt to Miss Tabitha McMackin. [Wayne County Press, November 25, 1869]


SHAW - McLIN
By the same (Rev. David Campbell), James A. Shaw and Rachael L. McLin. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

SHEPARD - WRIGHT
Married... Jan. 31, by Elder J. W. Gwinn, Augustus D. Shepard and Mary Ann Wright. [The Fairfield Gazette, February 5, 1858]

SHERRY - SENTE
MARRIED, by Elder J. DeGarno, of the Christian Church, at the house of the bride's father, on the evening of the 7th inst., Richard E. Sherry, of Bowling Green, Ky., to Miss Huldah J. Senter, of Wayne County, Illinois.  [Wayne County Press, May 13, 1875]


SIBLEY - WOODS
MARRIED. - At Racine, O., New Year's night, Jan. 1st, 1871, Mr. H. F. (Hiram) Sibley, of Fairfield, to Miss V. C. Woods of Racine. [Wayne County Press, January 19, 1871]

SIMPKINS - ATTEBERRY
MARRIED, On the 28th ult, by W. W. George, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. Noah Simpkins to Miss Rebecca Atteberry. [Prairie Pioneer, July 2, 1863]

SIMPSON - SIMPSON
MARRIED, at the Elkhorn House in this place, on the 25th inst., by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. Thomas F. Simpson to Miss Sarah J. Simpson, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, June 2, 1870]

SINKS - JENKINS
Married.-On February 5th, 1870, at the residence of the bride's mother, by H. McWhite, Esqr., Mr. Francis M. Sinks to Miss Julia A. Jenkins, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 3, 1870]

SINNET - THATCHER
Married by S. Hooper, Esq., on Tuesday, July 20, at the residence of B. Pendleton, Josephus Sinnet and Margaret Thatcher, all of Wayne County. [The Fairfield Gazette, July 22, 1858]

SKINNER - SCOTT
MARRIED, at Scottsville, Ill., at the residence of the bride's father (Wm. Scott, Esq.) December 2nd, 1875, by Rev. Wilson, Presbyterian Minister of Albion,  Mr. Henry Skinner of Edwards Co. with Miss Nettie Scott, of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, December 9, 1875]

SLOAN - SHUMAKE
MARRIED. -By W. W. George, at the residence of Mrs. Wm. Gaston, Dec. 12th, Mr. Albert Sloan to Miss Mary E. Shumake, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 17, 1874]

SLOCUMB-HALL
In Fairfield, By Rev. J. C. Hamelton, on the 26th inst, Mr. George Slocumb, of Dutch Flat, California, to Miss S. C. Hall, of this place.  They were married at the residence of the bride's father at 10 A.M., and left the same hour for Mr. Slocumb's home in California. [Prairie Pioneer, October 29, 1863]

SLY - COOK
And on the 18th, Abraham C. Sly, to Miss Eliza E. Cook, all of Wayne County, Ills. [Illinois Patriot, July 28, 1856]

SMITH - BACON
Married.-At the residence of Mr. H. Smith, by Rev. J. H. Morgan, on March 24th, Mr. Samuel C. Smith and Miss Francis H. Bacon. [Wayne County Press, April 2, 1869]

SMITH - EDWARDS
MARRIED, by W. W. George, Esqr., at his office in this place, on the 10th inst., Mr. Joseph H. Smith to Mrs. Mary Edwards both of Rinard. [Wayne County Press, August 13, 1874]

SMITH - YOUNG
MARRIED. On Sunday, March 15th, 1868 at the residence of S. Atterberry, by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., Mr. John F. Smith, of Xenia, Ills., to Miss Nancy L. Young, of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 26, 1868]

SMOTHERS - BRANSON
(From Garden Prairie letter, dated Jan. 28, 1875) Mr. Enock Smothers to Miss Branson[Wayne County Press, February 11, 1875]

SMOTHERS - KEEN
On Thursday, March 17th, 1870, by John Keen, Jr., Esqr., at the bride's residence, Mr. John H. Smothers and Mrs. Serena Keen, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 24, 1870]

SMOTHERS - SORIA
Brush Creek, May 18, 1869: Emma Smothers was joined to Perry Soria on Thursday last, and the Tuesday following they and Samuel Soria and family all started for Missouri. [Wayne County Press, May 21, 1869]

SPENCER - SULLIVAN
Married.- On Thursday, February 4th, 1869, at the residence of John Witters, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr, Mr. Wm. V. Spencer and Miss Lucinda Sullivan, all of Jasper township. [Wayne County Press, February 12, 1869]

STANLEY - CAUDLE
MARRIED, At the residence of the bride's father, on the 11th inst., by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. John C. Stanley to Miss Nancy C. Caudle, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, November 16, 1860]

STANLEY - GREATHOUSE
MARRIED.- by W. W. George, Esqr., at the Eagle House in this place, on Sept. 30th, 1874, Mr. James C. Stanley to Miss Eliza E. Greathouse, both of this County. [Wayne County Press, October 8, 1874]

STATON - CRISP
MARRIED, - On Thursday, Sept. 8th, 1870, by Rev. A. C. Gonterman, Mr. William Staton with Miss Ella C. Crisp, both of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, September 22, 1870]

STEWART - CAMP
Mt. Erie, Jan. 2nd, 1871, Wm. Stewart and Catherine Camp were married on Sunday last. [Wayne County Press, January 19, 1871]

STEWART - GEORGE
On Thursday morning, Oct. 31, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. W. M. Owen, Mr. Sam Stewart, of Richland Co., Ills., and Miss Serena George, of this place. [Wayne County Press, November 7, 1867]

STODDART - POWLASS
MARRIED. - At the residence of the bride's father, on Thursday, Nov. 2st (sic) by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. H. W. Stoddart and Miss Maria J. Powlass, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 8, 1866]

STONE - HOPPER
Married,-At the residence of the bride's father, on New Year's Eve, by J. S. Hawk, Esqr., Mr. Samuel Stone and Miss Jane D. Hopper, both of Arrington Township. [Wayne County Press, January 8, 1869]


SUNDERLAND - BROWN
On Saturday evening, Nov. 24th, at the residence of Mr. Peter Brown, by W. W. George, Esqr., Mr. R. P. Sunderland and Miss Ann Brown, all (we believe) of this county. [Wayne County Press, November 29, 1866]

SUTTON - WARD
MARRIED by Esq. W. W. George, at his office in Fairfield on the 12th of January 1867], Mr. Wm. Sutton, to Miss Mary A. Ward, both of this county.[Wayne County Press, January 17, 1867]

TALLIFARRO - CURRY
Married on the 6th inst. by D. Turney, Esq., Mr. James Tallifarro, of Xenia, to Miss Anna Curry, of this place. [Fairfield Weekly News, March 14, 1857]

TAYLOR - MARVEL
MARRIED, at the residence of Jordon Caldwell, Zif, Dec. 3rd, by Harmon Milner, a minister of the Christian Church, Mr. Nathan M. Taylor to Miss Nancy J. Marvel. [Wayne County Press, December 23, 1875]

THATCHER - GENTRY
MARRIED. - August 12th, 1875, at 10 o'clock, p.m. at the residence of P. B. Thatcher, by E. B. Pilcher, Esq., Mr. Aaron Thatcher to Mrs. Mary Gentry, both of Barnhill township. [Wayne County Press, August 19, 1875]

THOMAS - PUCKET
Married at the Fairfield Hotel, on the 4th inst. by J. G. Barkley, Esq., Jason S. Thomas and Miss Nancy R. Pucket. [The Fairfield Gazette, April 8, 1858]

THOMPSON - SCOTT
MARRIED. - At the residence of Mr. George Scott, the bride's father, in Fairfield, on Thursday evening, May 7th, Mr. Chas. Thompson, to Miss Maggie Scott.  [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1874]

TILTON - SONS
MARRIED.- Nov. 26th, 1874, by Erskine Shaw, Esq., at the residence of Mr. Lindsey Dye, Mr. John Tilton to Miss Sarah Sons, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, December 3, 1874]

TOWNS - STINE
On Thursday, Feb. 3rd, by Elder W. L. Garrison, at the residence of the bride's father, Peter Stine, Esqr, of Bedford, Mr. Judge Towns and Miss Maria J. Stine, both of this county. [Wayne County Press, February 17, 1870]


TRAVERS - GERRIN
On December 10, by Wm. H. Potterfield, Esq., Joseph Travers and Maranda A. Gerrin. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

TREAT - ARMSTRONG | WOOD - HARPER
Married on the 26th of January 1860, by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. William Treat to Miss Martha Jane Armstrong.  Also by the same on the 1st day of Feb. Mr. Charles Wood, jr., to Miss Lucinda Harper, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, February 9, 1860]

TULLIS - ALLEN
MARRIED. On Thursday May 9th, 1867] at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. J. W. Tullis and Miss Sarah I. Allen. [Wayne County Press, May 16, 1867]

TULLIS-CARSON
Married. On Thursday, March 25th, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. John Carson, by Elder Geo. Brock, Mr. W. W. Tullis, of Greenwood Co., Kansas, and Miss Lydia M. Carson, of this vicinity. [Wayne County Press, April 2, 1869]

TURNER - SNOW
Married.-Thursday, March 10th, 1870, by Rev. Werter R. Davis, at the residence of the bride's father, G. C. Snow, Will E. Turner, M. D., of Neosho Falls, Kansas, and Miss Annie M. Snow, of Baldwin City, Kansas. [Wayne County Press, March 24, 1870]

TURNEY - OGLESBY
Daniel B. Turney married Emma Virginia Oglesby on April 14, 1875. [Wayne County Press, May 6, 1875]

ULM - BROCK
At the residence of the bride's parents, in Jeffersonville, Illinois, on Thursday evening, Oct. 7th, 1875, by Rev. J. C. Green, assisted by Eld. A. Lucas, Miss Clara Ulm to Mr. Davit T. Brock. [Wayne County Press, October 21, 1875]

UMSTED - SPICER
Married.-On Feb. 26th by H. H. Brown, Esqr., at the residence of David Weaver in Johnsonville, Mr. Harmon Umsted, aged 70, and Mrs. Mary Spicer, aged 67. [Wayne County Press, March 26, 1869]

VANDEVEER - NISBIT
Of the wedding at the M. E. Church some time ago--J. W. Vandeveer and Miss Mary J. Nisbit, by Rev. J. B. Ravenscroft . . . [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]

VANSCOYK - HAWKINS
Married on the 18th inst., by Samuel Hooper, Esq., Mr. Austin Vanscoyk to Miss Anna Hawkins, both of this place. [Fairfield Weekly News, February 21, 1857]

VARNEY - HARMON
(From Garden Prairie letter, dated Jan. 28, 1875) - and last, but not least, Mr. John Varney to Miss Drusill Harmon.[Wayne County Press, February 11, 1875]


VERNON - RUTTER
MARRIED.-Sept. 2nd, 1875, at the residence of the bride's father, in Claremont, Richland County, Illinois, by Rev. A. Leathers, Mr. Chas. W. Vernon, of Wayne, to Miss Clarie Rutter. [Wayne County Press, September 9, 1875]

WALL  - PORTERFIELD
Also, on the 12th inst., at the Washington House, by W. W. George, Esq., Mr. Anderson L. Wall to Miss Mary B. Porterfield, both of Mt. Erie. . [War Democrat, April 14, 1864]

WALL - SMITH
On December 17, by Amos Phelps, Cleud M. Wall and Elizabeth A. Smith. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

WALLACE - COLLINS
Married, On the 10th inst., at the residence of the bride's father, by Elder Brock, Mr. George W. Wallace to Miss Amanda A. Collins, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, March 19, 1869]

WALKER - SMITH
MARRIED, March 8th, 1866, at the residence of the bride's father, near Jeffersonville, Ill., by Rev. A. R. Hazen, Mr. Elbert Maxwell Walker, and Miss Sarah Marilla Smith, all of Jeffersonville, Wayne County, Ill. [Wayne County Press, March 15, 1866]


WALSER - McCOWN
MARRIED. On Saturday, Feb. 1st, 1868], at Albion, Ills., by Rev. Mr. Green, Capt. Hiram Walser, of West Salem, Ills., and Miss Mollie McCown, of Scottsville, Ills. [Wayne County Press, February 13, 1868]


WALTERS - SEXTON
On Sunday, Aug. 1st, 1869, by Rev. Andrew Maulding, at his residence near Middletown, Long Prairie, Ills., Mr. Moses Walters, of Jefferson Co., Ill., to Mrs. Eliza Sexton, of Wayne Co., Ills.  Your correspondent had the pleasure of seeing the happy couples united in the holy bonds of matrimony. They looked gay and sprightly considering their ages-62 and 52 years respectively.  [Wayne County Press, August 19, 1869]

WATERMAN - WILSON
On the 29th of March, at the Methodist Parsonage in Fairfield, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. Silas W. Waterman and Miss Maggie Wilson, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, April 12, 1866]

WATSON - ANDERSON
Married on Feb. 25, by Rev. Lewis Chany, James Watson, Esq., of Fairfield and Elizabeth Anderson. [The Fairfield Gazette, March 11, 1858]

WATSON - WRIGHT
Monday 7th, James Watson of this place was married on last evening to Miss Sarah Wright; three miles south of this place. [Prairie Pioneer,  October 10, 1861]

WAY - GEORGE
MARRIED. On the morning of Thursday, May 3rd, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Wm. B. Way, of Xenia, Ill., to Miss Olive George, of this place. [Wayne County Press, May 10, 1866]

WEEDEN - GALIGHER
Married.-On the 16th day of September, 1869, by E. B. Pilcher, Esq., Mr. Zachariah T. Weeden, to Miss Amy Galigher, all of Wayne County. [Wayne County Press, September 23, 1869]

WEEDEN - WALLACE
On Friday, Dec. 19th, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., at the residence of the bride's mother, Mr. James W. Weeden and Miss Elizabeth Wallace, both of Jasper.  [Wayne County Press, December 23, 1869]


WHITACRE - BLACK
On Sunday, March 26th, at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. John Black, in Fairfield, by J. G. Barkley, Esqr., Mr. Ebeneezer Whitacre and Miss Louisa Black. [Wayne County Press, March 30, 1871]

WHITE - BORAH
MARRIED On Thursday evening, Jan. 10th, at the residence of Mr. Saml. Borah, the bride's father, by Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. W. D. White and Miss Elizabeth Jane Borah, all of this county. [Wayne County Press, January 17, 1867]

WHITE - CRESS
MARRIED. -At the residence of the bride's father, July 29th, by Rev. Wm. Owen, Mr. Christopher C. White to Miss Mary Cress. [Wayne County Press, August 12, 1875]

WHITE - MARIS
Mr. Will White and Miss Amanda Maris were married at the residence of the bride's father, Mr. N. Maris, Aug. 12th, by Rev. W. McMorrow. [Wayne County Press, August 26, 1875]


WHITE - RUSSEL
Married on Feb. 26th by S. J. R. Wilson, Mr. Wm. White  to Mrs. Maria Russel, all of this county. [Prairie Pioneer, March 1, 1859]


WICKERSHAM - BROCK
At the residence of Mr. J. L. Ball, in Fairfield, on Saturday evening, May 8th, by Elder Geo. Brock, Mr. C. C. Wickersham and Miss Rachel J. Brock, both of this place. [Wayne County Press, May 14, 1869]

WICKERSHAM - DILLON
On Monday, Feb. 13, 1871, by Elder John A. Williams, at the residence of E. T. Hall, M. D., Mr. Sampson Wickersham and Mrs. Charity J. Dillon, both of this place. [Wayne County Press, February 16, 1871]


WICKERSHAM - EDMONSON
Married... On Feb. 2, by J. G. Barkley, Esq., Sampson Wickersham and Cynthia Ann Edmonson, of Fairfield. [The Fairfield Gazette, February 5, 1858]

WIDOWS - DEEM
MARRIED, On the 16th inst, at the residence of the bride's father by J. S. Hawk, Esq., Peter Widows and Miss Mary E. Deem, all of this County. [War Democrat, June 30, 1864]


WILLIAMS - CAPLES
Married on the 6th, inst., by B. S. Meeks, Esq., Mr. J. D. Williams to Miss Lucy L. Caples, all of this county. [Illinois Patriot, April 9, 1856]

WILLIAMS - GREGGS
MARRIED. - On the 24th ult., at the residence of James M. Kindle, by Peter Stine, Esqr., Mr. Samuel Williams and Miss Amy Greggs. [Wayne County Press, February 2, 1871]

WILLIAMS - HATT
On November 20, by the same (Rev. David Campbell), James F. Williams and Elizabeth A. Hatt. [The Fairfield Gazette, January 22, 1858]

WILLIAMSON - DAVIS
Married.-By W. Davis, J. P., at his residence at Black Oak Ridge, in Jefferson County, Ills., July 11, 1869, Mr. David Williamson to Miss Lucinda Davis, both of East Long Prairie, Jefferson Co., Ills. [Wayne County Press, August 19, 1869]

WILLIE - ADAMS
DIED, Tuesday morning, August 11th, at 2 o'clock, Willie, infant son of R. D. and Carrie Adams.[Wayne County Press, August 13, 1874]

WILMANS - CAMPBELL
Married.-This morning, Jan. 27, 1870, at the Presbyterian Church, by Rev. H. E. Thomas, Mr. J. H. Wilmans and Miss Lora E. Campbell, both of this city.-Olney Journal [Wayne County Press, February 17, 1870]

WILSON - FUQUA
Married on the 26th inst., at the residence of Mr. Hampton Weed, of this place, by the Rev. Jacob T. Borah, Dr. Wm. B. Wilson, of Maysville, Ills., to Miss Margaret I. Fuqua, of Louisiana, Mo. [Illinois Patriot, February 27, 1856]

WILSON - ROBERTS
MARRIED, Thursday, August 27th, 1874, by E. B. Pilcher, Esqr., at his residence, Mr. Wm. Wilson to Miss Hattie M. Roberts, both of Jasper.  [Wayne County Press, September 3, 1874]

WINTERS - ELLIOTT
Married.-On Wednesday, Feb. 2nd, 1870 at the residence of the bride's father, T. W. Elliott, Esqr., formerly of Covington, Ky., by Rev. James Hall, of Albion, Mr. James D. Winters, late of Mason County, Ky., to Miss Hattie Elliott. [Wayne County Press, February 10, 1870]

WITHROW - TIBBS
MARRIED. At the residence of the bride's father, on Thursday the 21st day of November 1867, by James W. Hilliard Esqr., Mr. William Withrow to Miss Lucinda Tibbs. [Wayne County Press, December 5, 1867]


WITHROW - TIBBS
At the same place (residence of the bride's father) by J. W. Hilliard, Esqr., Mr. John Withrow to Miss Mary F. Tibbs, all of Round Prairie, Illinois.  [W ayne County Press, December 5, 1867]

WITTERS - McKIRAHAN
MARRIED-On Tuesday, May 2d, at the M. E. parsonage in Fairfield, by Rev. Wm. Tilroe, Mr. George M. Witters and Miss Sarah J. McKirahan, both of Jeffersonville. [Wayne County Press, May 5, 1870]

WOOD - CARPENTER
MARRIED. On the 16th inst., Mr. Wm. Wood and Miss Harriet Carpenter, both of this county. [War Democrat, July 20, 1865]

WOODWORTH - YATES
MARRIED.- At the residence of Samuel Yates, the bride's father, by Rev. J. W. Russell, Mr. Levi B. Woodworth to Miss Amanda J. Yates.  All of Wayne County.   [Wayne County Press, February 26, 1874]

YOUNG - YOUNG
MARRIED. One day last week, by the Rev. R. H. Massey, Mr. John Young to Mrs. Nancy J. Young, all of Wayne County. [War Democrat, February 9, 1865]

YOUNG - YOUNG
Jan. 29, by M. B. Ray, Esq., L.F. Young and Louisa Young. [The Fairfield Gazette, February 5, 1858]

YOUNG - WALTON
MARRIED. -At the residence of John Walton, in Covington, Thursday, March 11th, by Rev. C.A. Young, Mr. Robt. E. Young, to Miss Nancy E. Walton. [Wayne County Press, March 18, 1875]


ZIMMERMAN - HOLT
MARRIED, at the residence of Chas. Hornick, October 31st, 1874, by E. B. Pilcher, Mr. Solomon Zimmerman to Mrs. Emily Holt, all of Barnhill Township. [Wayne County Press, November 12, 1874]

 


 


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