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Marriages - Greene County, Illinois

Marriages performed in Greene County, IL by REV. JAMES RIVES This list was originally compiled by Herschel Edwin Rives (1912-2000) from Greene County Marriage Records and was transcribed and submitted to Genealogy Trails by Ruthann Rives Hellemeyer

13 October 1847 Martin Thorp & Louisa N. Bibb
28 October 1847 Harvey Dennis & Naricissa Steadman
11 September 1848 Henry Dixon & Margaret Allen
27 September 1848 John Allen & Amanda Huff
26 December 1849 John Kirby & Laura Ann Moore
18 February 1851 Isaac Taylor & Margaret Courtney
14 January 1852 Peter B. Gorrell & Harriett Ann Tindall
25 March 1852 Henry Wylder & Nancy E. Jones
13 May 1852 T. M. Snow Chriswell & Arminda Montgomery
13 June 1852 Levi T. Hise & Malinda Patterson
1 July 1852 John H. Bright & Mary A. Hudson
30 June 1852 Thomas J. Hudson & Lucinda Daily
21 September 1852 Washington D. Rutledge & Lucy Askins
2 February 1853 Joseph Henderson & Sarah Fentress
2 February 1853 Daniel O. Lowrey & Mary Emaline Fentress
16 February 1853 Ephrim Barnett & Julia Ann Stout
1 March 1854 John A. Palmer & Melissa Caswell
9 April 1854 Francis M. Dixon & Elizabeth Witt
25 October 1854 John R. Wright & Mary E. Smith
17 December 1854 Daniel G. DeWitt & Mary Susan Brown
11 February 1855 William Woods & Cynthia A. Stubblefield
11 September 1855 John N. Stricklin & Maria L. Stout
20 September 1855 John. F. Collins & Ann E. Mason
20 September 1855 John W. Eckes & Margaret F. Carigan
20 September 1855 Amos Wood & Rachel Jackson
12 December 1855 William E. Cushing & Susan E. Putesley
3 January 1856 Philip Payne & Susan Hatter
20 January 1856 J. W. Evans & M. A. Dixon
5 March 1856 Alexander R. Foster & Hester N. Edwards
23 March 1856 William Ellington & Margaret E. Wiesner
23 March 1856 Wilie Finley & Sarah J. Gentry
17 April 1856 William T. Cooper & Margaret Johnson
24 April 1856 Lee Temple & Nancy Cooper
7 August 1856 George B. Wylder & Sarah Ann Coonrod
20 August 1856 Miles Drum & Harriett J. Turney
4 September 1856 Charles H. Wilhite & Rebecca A Dunn
28 September 1856 James A. Goldsmith & Eliza F. Cowden
28 September 1856 John W. Burrows & Lucy A. McLaughlin
1 October 1856 Elijah H. Gamble & Sarah Woodcock
21 January 1857 Jesse N. Strode & Arrena Doyle
12 February 1857 John W. Martin & Mary Jane Barnett
27 August 1857 Samuel L. Freeborn & Mary Julia Calaway
27 August 1857 James Raney & Jane Hall
6 September 1857 John C. Snow & Aceneth Evans
6 September 1857 Robert P. McKnight & Rebecca E. Tunnell
18 October 1857 Richard M. B. Callaway & Harriett S. Boggus
26 November 1857 Wilie J. Moore & Susan Jane Dixon
23 December 1857 Elias PALMER, Jr. & Phebe Ann HOFFNAGLE
24 December 1857 Wm. R. BOWMAN & Susan M.DANIELS
31 December 1857 Lemuel FARMER & Hannah WATSON
27 January 1858 Parham THAXTON & Ann DRUM
10 February 1858 James E. WILLIAMS & Harriet BARNETT
18 March 1858 George BOWMAN & Sarah E. SAXTON
01 April 1858 William FIRST & Caroline HOLFE
06 May 1858 John U. COONROD & Margaret G. DRAKER
02 June 1858 Nathan T. BRANSON & Mary C. RETTIG
23 June 1858 William L. Kincaid & Amanda E. Mason
19 August 1858 Silas M. Hendley & Mary D. Evans
26 October 1858 David Bowman & Mary J. Carter
10 November 1858 Francis Osborn & Martha Legg
28 November 1858 James Gibbins & Rebecca Ann Cole
10 February 1859 Alexander William & Elizabeth S. Ferguson
22 February 1859 Abraham Gordon & Sarah Galloway
23 June 1859 William F. Carrico & Elizabeth C. Carrico
17 July 1859 John D. Spain & Ary Durram
5 September 1859 Berthold Villenger & Margaret E. Cox
15 October 1859 James M. Kimbro & Sarah Adams
3 November 1859 Frank Melow & Elizabeth Drake
23 February 1860 William H. Hudson & Lavina Kirby
12 August 1860 William Van Meter & Lucinda Berthlett
22 September 1860 Charles Vardon & Mary Flenery
25 October 1860 Aaron Proll & Susan C. Buffalo
13 November 1860 William Winn & Nancy Barnett
14 December 1860 Charles Harris & Sarah Jane Wilkinson
7 February 1861 Edmond G. Coonrod & Nancy Coyle
4 September 1861 Richard D. Bibb & Jennie Dann
7 September 1861 William Schwind & Mary Eliza Jeise
7 November 1861 Stephen Taylor & Betsey Ann Barnett
4 January 1862 J. M. Linder & Lou E. Tunnell
19 March 1862 Stephen H. Reed & Mary E. Waller
13 August 1862 Benjamin Wilson & Melaney Evans
8 February 1863 George Linder & Jennie Strode
15 September 1863 William Reed & Eliza Carson
1 Sep 1864 Milton A. Kinkead & Cassandra T. Saxton
22 September 1864 David Hillis & Mary J. Hall
15 September 1864 Samuel E. Brown & Nancy M. Kirby
10 November 1864 Richard Batty & Jane Blanchard
15 January 1865 William A. Moore & Sarah Hand
26 January 1865 Wilbur C. Corrington & Maria A. Martin
4 September 1865 Isham M. Linder & Melvina C. Tunnell
5 October 1865 R. B. Buck & Mahala A. Bellamy
9 November 1865 Henry R. Spencer & Etta B. Woodcock
21 November 1865 John C. Tunnell & Martha E. Fales
15 March 1866 Thomas R. Denby & Mary F. Carroll

The following list of Marriage licenses and marriages was contributed by Billie Trail and transcribed by Debbie Quinn

1821
October 30 - Robert McDow and Esther Lofton were married.

1822
May 29 - George Finney and Margaret Creswell were married.

1823
January 9 - Elam Brown and Salley Allen were married by Charles Gregory, county Commissioner.
January 30 - Cyrus Tolman and Polly Eldred were married by Samuel Lee, a justice of the peace.

1824
January 2 - William Gillham and Martha Munson were married by Thomas G. Lofton, a justice of the peace.
March 20 - John R. Caldwell and Elizabeth Slaten were married.
June 27 - James Nairn and Victor Colean were married by John Brown, a justice of the peace.
July 19 - George Stamps and Franky Henson were married by John Brown, a justice of the peace.
September 25 - Thomas Cummings and Mary Ann Carroll were married by Thomas G. Lofton, a justice of the peace.

1825
March 10 - Charles Gregory and Elizabeth Woodman were married by Samuel Lee, a justice of the peace.

1826
April 8 - Charles Dodgson and Polly Lofton were married by Thomas G. Lofton, a justice of the peace.
November 4 - William Waddel and Sally Gillham were married.

1827
February 15 - Tarlton F. Brock and Lucinda Slaten were married.
September 13 - Jesse White and Tabitha Carrico were married by John Brown, a justice of the peace.

1828
April 28 - John Gunterman and Melinda McKinney were married by D. McFain, a justice of the peace.
October 16 - Stephen Gorham and Lucretia Brush were married by S.C. Prince, a justice of the peace.

1829
March 18 - Jacob Lurton and Margaret McDow were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.

1830
March 18 - John E. Lofton and Jane White were married by John Osbun, M.G.
April 11 - William McDown and Delilah Wagoner were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.

1831
August 18 - William D.F. Slaten and Irena West were married by John Brown, a justice of the peace.

1832
July 26 - Ezekial Chance and Elizabeth Grimes were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.

1833
March 32 - Richmond Henderson and Mary Ann Douglas were married by John Brown, a justice of the peace.
September 19 - J. M. Terry and Mary Ann Waggoner were married by John Brown, a justice of the peace.

1834
April 29 - James J. Randle and Jane Lofton were married.
September 11 - Richard Spalding and Sarah J. Gillham were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.

1835
February 19 - John McDow and Mariah Waggoner were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.
April 23 - Hiram Curtis and Anna Eliza Dougherty were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.
July 9 - Nathaniel Hamilton and Mary B. Dougherty were married by Gilbert Dougherty, a justice of the peace.
August 27 - George Noble and Sarah Swan were married by J.J. Bayse, M.G.
September 3 - Moses Cockrell and Caty Ann Utt were married by Thomas McDow, a justice of the peace.
October 15 - Aaron Hamilton and Elizabeth Jackson were married.

1836
January 26 - J.M. Hurd and Lydia Noble were married by J.J. Bayse, a justice of the peace.
October 27 - John W. Slaten and Ann F. Piggott were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.
December 4 - Jacob Utt and Mary B. Swann were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.

1837
January 7 - Orange F. Howland and Sarah Ann Terry were married by A. King, a justice of the peace.
March 23 - George B. Slaten and Clementine Lewis were married.
April 13 - Wright Casey and Mary Frances Curry were married by William Jerome, M.G.
April 22 - Zadock Reddish and Sophia Medford were married by D. Myers, a justice of the peace.
May 4 - LaFayette McCrillis and Mary E. Mason were married by Alvin Bailey, M.G.
June 11 - Moses Amburg and Eliza Cope were married by J.M. Hurd, a justice of the peace.
December 14 - Jeremiah Stilwell and Ann Eliza White were married by J.M. Hurd, a justice of the peace.
December 21 - Peter C. and Susannah Beeman were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.

1838
January 4 - Benjamin M. King and Louisa Lemon were married by William Hill, M.G.
September 16 - Asa Snell and Priscilla E. Landon were married by Joseph Crabbe, a justice of the peace.
October 18 - Jarrett T. Grimes and Charity Brown were married by Urial Downey, a justice of the peace.
December 27 - Virgil Noble and Hannah J. Utt were married by Moses Lemon, M.G.
December 25 - Isaac Scarritt and Martha Ann Mason were married by E. Rogers, M.G.

1839
January 3 - Charles D. Hodges and Ellen C. Hawley were married by A.T. Bledsoe, M.G.
January 8 - Ezekiel Gillham and Mary Cowan were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.
January 17 - Allen Gillham and Nancy Murphy were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.
January 31 - James Lamb and Catherine Curtis were married by Moses Lemon, M.G.
March 7 - George Spangle and Priscilla Utt were married by J.M. Hurd, a justice of the peace.
April 2 - Elias Cockrell and Mary McFair were married by R.S. Spencer, a justice of the peace.
June 13 - William Hurd and Esther Ann Buckles were married by J.M. Hurd, a justice of the peace.
July 2 - Thomas Ford and Mariah Adams were married by Joseph Fowler, M.G.
July 23 - Edmund Douglas and Harriet Curtis were married by A. P. Brown, M.G.
September 30 - Joseph H. Colean and Mariah Gillham were married.

1840
Early in January - William H. Allen and Martha Maria Mason were married under a Greene County license.
January 25 - Thornton Hughes and Elizabeth Waggoner were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.
April 24 - Isaac Harbert and Mrs. H. M. Shull were married by J. Fowler, M.G.
April 23 - Christopher Kirchner and Elizabeth Thurston were married by Nathaniel Hamilton, a justice of the peace.
March 12 - Albertus Lofton and Lucinda Chappell were married by T. McDow, a justice of the peace.
April 29 - Augustine Stalder and Polly Lance were married by John Keys, a justice of the peace.
May 28 - Perley Silloway and Harriet Wilkins were married by J. Crabbe, a justice of the peace.
June 18 - Daniel McFain and Mary Cooper were married by J.W. Lowder, a justice of the peace.
August 25 - George Stafford and Anne E. Cresswell were married by Silas Crain, a justice of the peace.
September 10 - Caleb Noble and Susannah E. Gillham were married by W. Jerome, a justice of the peace.
October 15 - William Noble and Elizabeth Hamilton were married by M. Lemon, M.G.
October 22 - Thomas Smirl and Euphemia Dougherty were married by W. Jerome, M.G.
December 17 - John N. English and Elizabeth A. Belt were married by W.S. McMurray, M.G.

1841
January 3 - Hiram English and Mary A. Grimes were married by H.N. Belt, a justice of the peace.
January 19 – Elisha A. Barton and Rebecca Lofton were married by S. Crain, a justice of the peace.
February 4 – William Post and Hannah W. Calhoun were married by J. Harriott, a justice of the peace.
March 4 – Jonathan Plowman and Elizabeth Crull were married by S. Crain, a justice of the peace.
April 8 – William Millross and Mariah Noble were married by L. Lyons, M.G.
September 9 – William B. Nevius and Laura Goodwitch were married by L. Lyons, M.G.
October 7 – Benjamin C. Rhodes and Amanda Darr were married by G.W. Lowder, J. P.
October 10 – Phillip Pennington and Mary A. Cummings were married by E. Dodson, M.G.
November 7 – William Chappell and Elizabeth Hooper were married by George Hoffman, a justice of the peace.
December 9 – John Massey and Mariah Brown were married.
December 13 – Henry Darlington and Marian Noble were married by W. Jerome, M.G.

1842
January 20 – Aaron Dodson and Margaret M. Biggers were married by Nathaniel Hamilton, a justice of peace.
February 10 – Aaron Rue and Catherine S. Howell were married by T. Baldwin, M.G.
March 3 – Andrew Gillham and Margaret Darlington were married by W. Jerome, M.G.
March 2 – Uriah D. Howell and Alice Nevius were married by L. Lyons, M.G.
June 20 – Robert Gardner and Julia Carroll were married by E. Rodgers, M.G.
October 27 – Henry Utt and Matilda Dougherty were married by L. Anderson, M.G.
October 27 – David Dunsdon and Julia B. Hackney were married by J. Harriott, a justice of the peace.
December 22 – Hugh N. Cross and Antoinette Van Horne were married by L. Lyons, M.G.

1843
February 2 – Thomas B. Ruyle and Mary Pruitt were married by D. Myers, M.G.
February 22 – Eleazer Smith and Susan Harriott were married by John Brown, M.G.
June 10 – Robert W. English and Rebecca Grimes were married by John Brown, M.G.
September 28 – Charles H. Smith and Elizabeth A. White were married by Thomas McDow, a justice of the peace.
October 3 – Joseph C. Beeman and Elmina Maria Bray were married by Thomas McDow, a justice of the peace.
October 17 – William M. Deeds and Elizabeth Walden were married by Nathaniel Hamilton, a justice of the peace.
October 25 – John L. White and Martha L. Sansom were married by S. Allen, M.G.
October 25 – Charles H. Bowman and Mary Hooper were married by J. Crabbe, a justice of the peace.
November 2 – Nathanial Smith and Emily Darr were married by L. Lyons, M.G.
December 25 – John Maltimore and Lydia Court were married.

1844
January 3 – Archilbald Craig and Catherine Hankson were married by J. Harriott, a justice of the peace.
February 22 – Thomas A. Eaton and Louisa M. Dougherty were married by W. Jerome, M.G.
April 23 – William Rhoades and Elizabeth Swan were married by Thomas McDow, a justice of the peace.
March 20 – William Kirby and Experience Perrings were married by L. Lyons, M.G.
May 16 – Joseph B. Schroeder and Priscilla Paterson were married by C. D. James, M.G.
June 19 – Reuben Noble and Harriet Cordelia Douglas were married by W. Jerome, M.G.
July 3 – Dr. James B. Veitch and Marilda McDow were married by E. J. Palmer, M.G.
August 8 – Robert Darlington and Harriet Colean were married by Joel Terry, M.G.
March 21 – Charles N. Adams and Nancy Bell were married by C. D. James, M.G.
August 20 – Ephraim Fredinburg and Mary Lofton were married by C.H. Goodrich, a justice of the peace.
June 22 – Benjamin F. Slaten and Mariah Askew were married by M. Lemon, M.G.
October 15 – Benjamin S. Griggs and Mary Slaten were married by C.H. Goodrich, a justice of the peace.
October 27 – William L. Jerome and Elvina Gillham were married by W. Jerome, M.G.
October 29 – Adam Slendennin and Elizabeth J. McReynolds were married by H. Barr, M.G.
December 25 – Benjamin B. Hamilton and Mary Ann Chandler were married by Nathaniel Hamilton, a justice of the peace.

1846
February 25 – Minor S. Gowins and Nancy Beeman were married by B. Stafford, M.G.
March 14 – Charles C. Rhodes and Emeline Darr were married by Jacob Rhodes, M.G.
April 6 – Andrew Spangles and Susan Hughes were married by A. Lofton, a justice of the peace.
May 1 – Jacob Reddish and Hannah Weeks were married by H. Webster, a justice of the peace.
May 20 – Samuel J. M. Dougherty and Elizabeth Cook were married by C.D. James, M.G.
June 25 – Isaac Snedeker and Caroline Sunderland were married by E.J. Palmer, M.G.
October 15 – James J. Haycraft and Matilda Rhodes were married by S.J. Haycraft.
October 22 – Isaac R. Ely and Mary Christopher were married by E.J. Palmer, M.G.
November 24 – Jonathan Plowman and Rachel Crull were married by J. Brown, M.G.

1847
February 2 – Mathew C. Stanley and Elizabeth Armstrong were married by G.C. Wood, M.G.
February 25 – Eli Linley Hupp and Jane E. Turner were married by B. Stafford, a justice of the peace.
March 18 – Joseph W. Brown and Harriet J. Downey were married by Asa Snell, a justice of the peace.
March 28 – John Daniel and Mary Palmer were married by W. Roberts, M.G.
April 17 – William Evans and Louisiana Noble were married by C. H. Goodrich, a justice of the peace.
May 9 – John H. Reddish and Mary Turner were married by H. Webster, a justice of the peace.
June 21 – Henry O. Goodrich and Amelia J. Knapp were married by G.W. Wood, M.G.
July 4 – John A. Wallace and Elizabeth Thompson were married by B. Stafford, a justice of the peace.
August 16 – Benjamin Wedding and Tabitha Johnson were married by R.C. Baugh, a justice of the peace.
August 26 – James W. Calhoun and Mrs. Lucinda Robbins were married by Asa Snell, a justice of the peace.
September 30 – William P. Jarboe and Harriet M. Hansel were married by E.J. Palmer, M.G.
October 5 – Joseph Lane and Hannah Ann Piggott were married by J. Anderson, M.G.
October 8 – John H. Belt and Matilda Bramlett were married by W. Hill, M.G.
November 11 – Nelson Colean and Sarah J. Waddle were married by Joel Terry , M.G.

1848
January 6 – Lebbeus L. Kirby and Sarah Post were married by W.F. Boyakin, M.G.
April 25 – John G. Dougherty and Susan Millross were married by J.M. Terry, a justice of the peace
May 28 – William A. Scott and Elizabeth J. Lurton were married by J. Crabbe, a justice of the peace.
October 1 – David Stafford and Elizabeth C. Gower were married by B.B. Hamilton, M.G.
December 19 – W. Edsall and Mrs. Lydia Edsall were married by Minor S. Gowins, a justice of the peace.

1849
January 27 – Enoch W. Wallace and Julia A. Bray were married by M.S. Gowins, a justice of the peace.
February 4 – William S. Dougherty and Elizabeth Brown were married by J. M. Terry, a justice of the peace.
March 8 – Francis Colean and Mary J. Belt were married by A. Dickerson, M.G.
March 2 – William Noble and Thirza Chappell were married by J.M. Terry, a justice of the peace.
April 15 – William Buckles and Harriett Ripson were married by E.J. Palmer, M.G.
August 31 – John Arthur Allen and Jane Elizabeth White were married by G.C. Wood, M.G.
September 2 – William G. Thompson and Nancy A. Smith were married by William Williams, a justice of the peace.
October 25 – George D. Morgan and Margaret Millross were married by B.B. Hamilton, M.G.
November 21 – Joseph Marshaw and Sarah A. McDow were married by B.B. Hamilton, M.G.
December 20 – George Kirby and Margaret Utt were married by J. Buckley, M.G.

1850
February 26 – Martin B. Miner and Laura L. Miner were married by G.C. Wood, M.G.
March 20 – Dr. James Bringhurst and Mary Ryan were married by G.E. Warren, county judge.
March 20 – Samuel C. Ellis and Mary Matilda Edsall were married by Nathaniel Hamilton, a justice of the peace.
April 14 – Hiram Leonard and Amanda Powell were married by S.B. Knott, a justice of the peace.
April 18 – William S. Hawley and Caroline Fisher were married by J. Buckley, M.G.