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Abstracts of Marriage, Death, and Estate Notices
from The Oquawka Spectator, Henderson County, Ill. 1848-1852,
by Ruth A. Hutchinson

Index | Abbreviations | Forward | Copyright Notice
Marriages: Page 1 - 3 | Page 4 - 6 | Page 7 - 9 | Page 10 - 12 | Page 13 - 16 | Bride's Index

MARRIAGES

All entries are alphabetized according to Groom's surname.

A Bride's Index follows the Marriage Notices.

RECORD, Spencer T
    CONGER, Tacy
      both of Oquawka
26 October 1848 by James W Stewart, Esq
 1 Nov 1848


REED, Jacob
    SHEARER, Anna Jane
      d/o Robert Shearer of Mercer Co
16 October 1851 by Rev Crittenden
 22 Oct 1851


RICE, Thomas H
    ELLET, Mrs Mary
12 April 1849 by Rev Mr Atkinson
 18 Apr 1849


ROWELL, Rev Thompson
      late of N Y City
    TALBOT, Mary R
      d/o Rev W K Talbot
23 October 1851 by Rev Talbot
 29 Oct 1851


RUDDELL, John
    PENNINGTON, Mary McAmy
24 August 1848 in Bedford by G W Penny, Esq
 30 Aug 1848


SCULL, Ebenezer
    McCULLOUCH, Cynthia M
      of Warren Co
28 Jan 1850 by R M Patterson, Esq
 27 Feb 1850


SHERIFF, A B
    MUNSON, Anna M
      all of Mercer Co
8 May 1851 by Rev Crittenden
 14 May 1851


SHERIFF, Matthew
      Keithsburg
    SUMNER, Manitta
      grandaughter of Ex-Gov Lucas
23 Sept 1851 at "Solitude" near Muscatine, Iowa; by Bishop Dean
 1 Oct 1851


SHIRKEY, Franklin
    DOUGHTY, Mary Frances
8 Apr 1851 near New Boston by Rev Doughty; all of Mercer Co
 16 Apr 1851


SHOOK, William
    RYAN, Cynthia Ann
9 October 1851 by G L Mundorff
 15 Oct 1851


SIMPSON, Jonathan
    RAY, Louisa Frances
      both of Oquawka
11 December 1851 by Judge Rice
 17 Dec 1851


SMITH, G
    DUMITZ, Laura D
      both of Oquawka
31 December 1850 by R M Patterson, Esq
 8 Jan 1851


SNOW, Rev D J
      Editor of Illinois Organ
    ROUNTREE, Luro Harrison
      d/o Hon Hlram Rountree
9 April 1850 at Hillsboro by Rev E Wentworth, Pres of McKendree College
 24 Apr 1850


STANAD, Boswell
    BURLEIGH, Mrs Emily
3 Nov 1849 in New Boston, Mercer Co by Rev T L Doughty
 14 Nov 1849


STEHLEY, John A
    SPRINGSTEIN, Martha
1 December 1851 by Rev W K Talbot
 3 Dec 1851


STILLWAGON, Dr W M
    ROCKWELL, Maria
      d/o L P Rockwell, Warren Co
25 July 1849 by Rev Mr Talbot
 1 Aug 1849


STRAHAN, Hamilton
    LAYTON, Ann
30 August 1849 by R M Patterson, Esq
 5 Sept 1849


STRONG, James
    KIBBEY, Julia A
24 June 1851 at New Boston by Rev Doughty
 9 July 1851


STRONG, William P
    VAN EATON, Julia
4 Apr 1849 by Rev Thomas L Doughty at house of Levi Van Eaton
 11 Apr 1849


THOMAS, Mr ----
      of St Louis
    BREWER, Elizabeth
8 Nov 1850; "at the mouth of the Edwards River, Mercer Co" by Esq Chidester
 20 Nov 1850


THORN, Rufus
    CROSS, Ruth L
      both of Warren Co
17 June 1848 in Oquawka by R M Patterson, Esq
 21 June 1848


TOLLER, John
    BISHOP, Barbara
18 Nov 1851 by R M Patterson, Esq
 26 Nov 1851


TURNBULL, Joseph
    BLACK, Rebecca C
26 Nov 1851 by Rev John Scott
 10 Dec 1851


VAN EATON, Ferdinand
    DAVIS, Lydia
16 Oct 1851 at residence of John Davis by Rev Doughty
(see marriage below of J Wade and Emily Nicholson)


WADE, Josephus
    NICHOLSON, Emily
16 Oct 1851 at residence of John Davis by Rev Doughty
"A coincidence here worthy of note; In the above, the youngest daughter and the eldest grandaughter of Adam Davis both mar- ried in his presence at the same time." ( note-- the double wedding was written together and the above sentence added at the end.)
 22 Oct 1851


WAGGONER, Hiram
    DAY, Mary Ann
16 Nov 1851 at the American House in Oquawka by Rev Richardson
 26 Nov 1851


WAINRIGHT, Daniel J
    DEE, Elizabeth
14 March 1850 near Oquawka by R M Patterson, Esq
 20 Mar 1850


WARMAN, Thomas
    VAN EATON, Orinda
4 Apr 1849 by Rev Thos Doughty at house of Levi VanEaton
 11 Apr 1849


WARREN, Lyman
    HOWARD, Mary Ann
      all of Warren Co
20 Feb 1851 by Esq Trimble
 26 Feb 1851


WEAVER, Jacob
    DOBBIN, Ann Eliza
17 Feb 1848 near Warren by Stephen White, Esq
 4 Mar 1848


WELLS, Augustin
    BEEDING, Martha Jane
19 April 1849 by Jas Stewart, Esq
 25 Apr 1849


WELLS, T D
    BEEDING, Mrs Nancy
12 October 1848 by Harvey Russell, Esq
 18 Oct 1848


WEST, Martin
    GROVES, Esther
11 June 1850 at Keithsburg by James Garner, Esq
 19 June 1850


WHITEHORN, John W
    WHEELER, Ann E
3O March 1851 near Warren by Rev J F Ghaffee
 9 Apr 1851


WILKINSON, Levi B
    GOUSLAND, Mrs Mary
4 September 1850 by Rev J F Ghaffee
 11 Sept 1850


WILLITTS, George S
    IVES, Lavina
      all of Mercer Co
21 June 1849 at New Boston by Rev T L Doughty
 27 June 1849


WILSON, Robert D
    GRENSHAW, Lucretia
18 Jan 1849 in Bedford by G W Penny, Esq
 24 Jan 1849


WOODRUFF, Robert G
    MURPHEY, Sarah F
      all of Mercer Co
21 June 1850 by James Garner, Esq
 26 June 1850


WOODS, James H
    REED, Elizabeth
1 November 1849 by Harvey Russell, Esq
 7 Nov 1849


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