Marriage Record Notices from Troy Times Newspapers of 1857

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ABROGAST, ALLEN - Sept. 3d, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. Allen Abrogast and Miss Lydia Schoby.  September 10, 1857

ARMSTRONG, E. B. - This morning, January 1st, by the Rev. W. Cheever, Mr. E. B. Armstrong, of Columbus, O., to Miss Emma Harker, of this place.  January 1, 1857  

ARNOLD, SARAH ANN - March 26th.  At the Washington Hotel by J. F. Conrey, Mr. Arthur Funderburgh and Miss Sarah Ann Arnold.  April 2, 1857 

BARTON, JAMES H. - On Thursday, the 26th of February, by Rev. Z. Eaton, Mr. James H. Barton and Mary E., daughter of F. L. Langley, all of Troy.  Our thanks are due the fair young bride, for her neat and appropriate present accompanying the intimation that the above event had transpired.  Long may the happy couple live to bless the hour that joined their paths in one; and may they journey on, with never a regret that beauty and gallantry joined hands and hearts.  March 5, 1857  

BATES, MRS. ELIZA - On the morning of the 22d inst., by Rev. Wm. M. Cheever, Samuel Culbertson, Esq., to Mrs. Eliza Bates, all of this place. The warmest well wishes of a large circle of kindred and acquaintances, attend our friends who have decided to bear each other company during the rest of their life voyage. May the evening of their days be tranquil, and their sun go down without a cloud.  September 24, 1857

BELL, MARGARET E. - May 28th, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, at his residence, Mr. Aaron G. Tice and Miss Margaret E. Bell.  June 11, 1857

BOAK, J. J. - Dec. 17th, by the Rev. T. P. Childs, Mr. J. J. Boak to Miss Caroline L. Hammon.  January 1, 1857  

BUNDY, ANN ELIZA - By H. J. Pettit, Esq., at the Morris House, Nov. 26th, George M. Worthington to Ann Eliza Bundy.  December 13, 1857

BUTTS, W. C. - At the Washington Hotel in Troy, on the 30th ult., by H. J. Pettit Esq., W. C. Butts, to Miss Henrietta Mercer, both of Piqua.  April 9, 1857  

CARROLL, J. H. - At LaFayette, Ind., on Thursday, 6th inst., by Rev. G. W. Crawford, Mr. J. H. Carroll and Miss Kate Smith, all of the above place.  August 13, 1857

COFFMAN, JOSEPH W. - February 1st, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. Joseph W. Coffman to Miss Margaret A. Hinkle.  February 5, 1857  

CRAMPTON, JOHN W. - June 4th by Rev. J. F. Conrey, in Casstown, Mr. John W. Crampton and Miss Martha J. Lock.  June 11, 1857

CULBERTSON, SAMUEL ESQ. - On the morning of the 22d inst., by Rev. Wm. M. Cheever, Samuel Culbertson, Esq., to Mrs. Eliza Bates, all of this place. The warmest well wishes of a large circle of kindred and acquaintances, attend our friends who have decided to bear each other company during the rest of their life voyage.  May the evening of their days be tranquil, and their sun go down without a cloud.  September 24, 1857 

DITMER, GEORGE - On the 9th inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. George Ditmer and Miss Emiline McCool.  April 23, 1857

DONALLY, MRS. MALINDA - On the 21st inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. Geo. Karns and Mrs. Malinda Donally.  April 23, 1857

DUNN, JAMES - August 6th, at Kline's Hotel in Troy, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. James Dunn and Miss Catharine Forrest.  August 13, 1857

DYE, ELIEN - March 8th.  In Casstown by J. F. Conrey, Mr. Jno. Landis, and Miss Elien Dye.  April 2, 1857 

DYE, SARAH - On the 8th instant, by John C. Winans, Esq., Mr. William Gilbert of Pa., to Miss Sarah Dye, of Staunton, Miami County, O.  January 29, 1857  

FIDLER, N. L. - In Cincinnati on Tuesday, the 2d inst., by Rev. S. L. Yourtee, Mr. N. L. Fidler, of Calaveras, California, to Miss Mary A. E. Fleming, of the above city.  June 4, 1857 

FLEMING, MARY A. E. - In Cincinnati on Tuesday, the 2d inst., by Rev. S. L. Yourtee, Mr. N. L. Fidler, of Calaveras, California, to Miss Mary A. E. Fleming, of the above city.  June 4, 1857

FORREST, CATHARINE - August 6th, at Kline's Hotel in Troy, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. James Dunn and Miss Catharine Forrest.  August 13, 1857

FORT, CHARLES - On the 9th inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. Charles Fort and Mrs. Sarah Pettit.  April 23, 1857

FOSTER, REBECCA - March 29th.  By J. F. Conrey, Mr. Samuel Metcalf, and Miss Rebecca Foster.  April 2, 1857

FULKERSON, GEORGE WASHINGTON - On New Year's Day, by the Rev. Mr. Jolly, of Covington, Mr. George Washington Fulkerson, of Newton, to Miss Elizabeth Mary Ann Nishwits, of Milton.  "For as a young man marrieth a virgin, so shall thy sons marry thee; and as the bridegroom rejoiceth over the bride, so shall thy God rejoice over thee."  January 8, 1857  

FUNDERBURGH, ARTHUR - March 26th.  At the Washington Hotel by J. F. Conrey, Mr. Arthur Funderburgh and Miss Sarah Ann Arnold.  April 2, 1857 

GILBERT, WILLIAM - On the 8th instant, by John C. Winans, Esq., Mr. William Gilbert of Pa., to Miss Sarah Dye, of Staunton, Miami County, O.  January 29, 1857

GREEN, ELLEN - On New Year's day, at noon, by Rev. T. P. Childs, Mr. George Zeigler to Miss Ellen Green.  January 1, 1857 

HALE, MARTHA E. - By Rev. Daniel Rice, at Grove Cottage Farm, on New Year's day, Mr. William W. Kessler to Miss Martha E. Hale, both of Miami Co.  January 22, 1857  

HAMMON, CAROLINE L. - Dec. 17th, by the Rev. T. P. Childs, Mr. J. J. Boak to Miss Caroline L. Hammon.  January 1, 1857  

HARKER, EMMA - This morning, January 1st, by the Rev. W. Cheever, Mr. E. B. Armstrong, of Columbus, O., to Miss Emma Harker, of this place.  January 1, 1857  

HINKLE, MARGARET A. - February 1st, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. Joseph W. Coffman to Miss Margaret A. Hinkle.  February 5, 1857  

KARNS, GEO. (GEORGE) - On the 21st inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. Geo. Karns and Mrs. Malinda Donally.  April 23, 1857

KEPPER, JACOB - On the 2nd inst., by H. J. Pettit Esq., at the residence of Silas Roney, Jacob Kepper, to Miss Nancy Ann Perry, both of Elizabeth township.  April 9, 1857 

KESSLER, WILLIAM W. - By Rev. Daniel Rice, at Grove Cottage Farm, on New Year's day, Mr. William W. Kessler to Miss Martha E. Hale, both of Miami Co.  January 22, 1857

KIRK, WM. (WILLIAM) - July 15th, at the Morris House In Troy, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. Wm. Kirk, of Muncietown, Ind., to Miss Hester H. Merryweather of Piqua.  July 16, 1857

KNOX, NANCY JANE - By H. J. Pettit, Esq., on Nov. 26th, at Wm. Knox's residence, Benj. M. C. Rector to Nancy Jane Knox.  December 13, 1857

LANDIS, JNO. (JOHN) - March 8th.  In Casstown by J. F. Conrey, Mr. Jno. Landis, and Miss Elien Dye.  April 2, 1857 

LANGLEY, MARY E. - On Thursday, the 26th of February, by Rev. Z. Eaton, Mr. James H. Barton and Mary E., daughter of F. L. Langley, all of Troy.  Our thanks are due the fair young bride, for her neat and appropriate present accompanying the intimation that the above event had transpired.  Long may the happy couple live to bless the hour that joined their paths in one; and may they journey on, with never a regret that beauty and gallantry joined hands and hearts.  March 5, 1857

LEADMAN, MARY JANE - At the residence of G. A. Murray, Esq., in this place, on Thursday, the 12th inst., by Rev. Silas Bennett, Mr. Jonathan Loony to Miss Mary Jane Leadman, of Middletown, O.  November 19, 1857  

LOCK, MARTHA J. - June 4th by Rev. J. F. Conrey, in Casstown, Mr. John W. Crampton and Miss Martha J. Lock.  June 11, 1857  

LOONY, JONATHAN - At the residence of G. A. Murray, Esq., in this place, on Thursday, the 12th inst., by Rev. Silas Bennett, Mr. Jonathan Loony to Miss Mary Jane Leadman, of Middletown, O.  November 19, 1857

McCOOL, EMILINE - On the 9th inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. George Ditmer and Miss Emiline McCool.  April 23, 1857

MERCER, HENRIETTA - At the Washington Hotel in Troy, on the 30th ult., by H. J. Pettit Esq., W. C. Butts, to Miss Henrietta Mercer, both of Piqua.  April 9, 1857  

MERRYWEATHER, HESTER H. - July 15th, at the Morris House in Troy, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. Wm. Kirk, of Muncietown, Ind., to Miss Hester H. Merryweather of Piqua.  July 16, 1857

METCALF, SAMUEL - March 29th. By J. F. Conrey, Mr. Samuel Metcalf, and Miss Rebecca Foster.  April 2, 1857

NEAL, MATILDA MARIA - On the 22d inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. Alexander S. Rankin and Miss Matilda Maria Neal.  February 26, 1857  

NISHWITS, ELIZABETH MARY ANN - On New Year's Day, by the Rev. Mr. Jolly, of Covington, Mr. George Washington Fulkerson, of Newton, to Miss Elizabeth Mary Ann Nishwits, of Milton.  "For as a young man marrieth a virgin, so shall thy sons marry thee; and as the bridegroom rejoiceth over the bride, so shall thy God rejoice over thee."  January 8, 1857  

PERRY, NANCY ANN - On the 2nd inst., by H. J Pettit Esq., at the residence of Silas Roney, Jacob Kepper, to Miss Nancy Ann Perry, both of Elizabeth township.  April 9, 1857

PETERMAN, ANNA R. - August 25th, at the Morris House, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Dr. R. C. Reed and Miss Anna R. Peterman.  August 27, 1857

PETTIT, MRS. SARAH - On the 9th inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. Charles Fort and Mrs. Sarah Pettit.  April 23, 1857

POST, JAMES M. - By Rev. T. P. Childs, on the 7th inst., Mr. James M. Post, of Shelby Co., to Mahala Russel, of Miami Co.  January 15, 1857  

RANKIN, ALEXANDER S. - On the 22d inst., by J. F. Somerville, Esq., Mr. Alexander S. Rankin and Miss Matilda Maria Neal.  February 26, 1857

RECTOR, BENJ. (BENJAMIN) M. C. - By H. J. Pettit, Esq., on Nov. 26th, at Wm. Knox's residence, Benj. M. C. Rector to Nancy Jane Knox.  December 13, 1857

REED, DR. R. E. - August 25th, at the Morris House, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Dr. R. C. Reed and Miss Anna R. Peterman.  August 27, 1857

RUSSEL, MAHALA - By Rev. T. P. Childs, on the 7th inst., Mr. James M. Post, of Shelby Co., to Mahala Russel, of Miami Co.  January 15, 1857

SCHOBY, LYDIA - Sept. 3d, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, Mr. Allen Abrogast and Miss Lydia Schoby.  September 10, 1857

SMITH, KATE - At LaFayette, Ind., on Thursday, 6th inst., by Rev. G. W. Crawford, Mr. J. H. Carroll and Miss Kate Smith, all of the above place.  August 13, 1857

TICE, AARON G. - May 28th, by Rev. J. F. Conrey, at his residence, Mr. Aaron G. Tice and Miss Margaret E. Bell.  June 11, 1857

WORTHINGTON, GEORGE M. - By H. J. Pettit, Esq., at the Morris House, Nov. 26th, George M. Worthington to Ann Eliza Bundy.  December 13, 1857

ZEIGLER, GEORGE - On New Year's day, at noon, by Rev. T. P. Childs, Mr. George Zeigler to Miss Ellen Green.  January 1, 1857

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