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Anton - Klingler
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) November 15, 1911, page 5; submitted by Robin Line
Frank Anton of Fairfax and Miss Amalia Klingler of West Newton were united at the St. George Catholic church last Tuesday morning, Rev. Pozek officiating. The young couple will make Fairfax their home, where the groom runs an auto garage and livery stable.

Beecher - Treadwell
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Thursday, 9 June 1898) transcribed by FoFG mz

St. Peter, Minn., June 9. – A very pretty wedding occurred at the home of J. N. Treadwell in this city yesterday afternoon. The contracting parties were Miss Mary Treadwell of St. Peter and Henry L. Beecher of New Ulm.

Berg - Lester
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) November 15, 1911, page 5; submitted by Robin Line
Miss Nettie Grace Lester, until November 1st, stenographer in the law offices of Jos. A. Eckstein, and Hugo Berg, son of Carl Berg of Sleepy Eye, who is also well and favorably known here, were united in marriage at the home of the bride's mother in Mankato last Tuesday evening. The best wishes of a large number of friends accompany the young couple. Mrs. Jos. A. Eckstein from here attended the wedding.

Buenger - Vogel
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Tuesday, 15 Aug. 1899) transcribed by FoFG mz

New Ulm
Cards are out announcing the wedding, on Aug. 22, of Louis Buenger, the furniture dealer, and Miss Bertha Vogel, sister of County Auditor Louis O. Vogel.

Word was received here of the marriage of Professor L. G. Mohr, of the Lutheran college, to Miss Langdon, of Milwaukee. The couple will arrive here in two weeks and reside at the college, of which Professor Mohr is inspector.

Burmeister - Toltz
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) November 15, 1911, page 1; submitted by Robin Line
Toltz-Burmeister Wedding
Otto Burmeister, son of Mrs. Mary Burmeister of this city and Miss Florence Toltz of St. Paul were married last Saturday, November 11th, at the home of the bride's parents. The wedding was strictly private, only near relatives and friends being present. After the ceremony the young couple left for an extended honeymoon trip to New Orleans and other points in the South.

Mr. Burmeister is well and favorable known in New Ulm's social circles, and the Review wishes to extend hearty congratulations and good wishes.
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Mrs. Burmeister went to St. Paul, Friday to attend the marriage of her son Otto, to Miss Florence Tolz, which occurred in that city on Saturday.

Egan - Ryan
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) May 4, 1892; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Edward Egan and Miss Maggie Ryan were married at the Church of St. Raphael by Rev. Tori on Tuesday. The groom is a young man of North Star and the bride a daughter of M. Ryan of Sundown.

Gag - Biebel
[Source: New Ulm Review (MN) May 18, 1892] mkk
The marriage of Anton Gag and Miss Lizzie Biebel was solemnized late Monday afternoon by Justice Nix at the home of the bride's mother. This event was news to most of our citizens, for no announcement had been made of the wedding and few, if any, excepting the relatives were permitted to share the secret. The friends of both, however, in their surprise, will unite in wishing the couple well. Both parties are well known in New Ulm, the groom having been a photographer here for several years and the bride having followed the same trade in the gallery of him, who is now her husband.

Geisinger - Garbrecht
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) November 15, 1911, page 5; submitted by Robin Line
Otto Geisinger and Miss Lydia Garbrecht were united in marriage at the Lutheran parsonage by Rev. C. J. Albrecht last Wednesday afternoon. Miss Erna Garbrecht acted as bridesmaid and Herman Jahnke attended the groom. The young couple are well and favorably known, the groom being the son of Mrs. R. Geisinger and at the present time one of the bookkeepers of the Eagle Roller Mill Co. and the bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Garbrecht. The young couple departed on a wedding trip immediately after the ceremony and will be at home to their friends after Nov. 15th. The Review extends congratulations and well-wishes.

Haas - Kestner
Source: New Ulm Review (MN) May 11, 1892; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Local News.
Gustav Haas and Amelia Kestner were united in marriage last Saturday.

Har - Ortwela
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minn.) Friday, 31 Aug. 1900; transcribed by FoFG mz

Winona, Minn., Aug. 31. – Felix Har and Miss Anna Ortwela of Sleepy Eye were married this week. They will make their home in Winona after a short trip.

Helling - Ouren
Source: New Ulm Review (MN) March 7, 1906, page 5; transcribed by Robin Line
Miss Stina Ouren was married to Geo. Helling at Hanska last week. Both are popular young people of that village and both have many friends who wish them joy in their married life.

Johnson - Seovar
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minn.) Friday, 1 Oct. 1897; transcribed by FoFG mz

New Ulm, Minn., Oct. 1. – Rev. Harry Woodruff Johnson, pastor of the Congregational church of this city, and Blanche Ellen Seovar were married in the First Congregational church of Washington, D.C., Wednesday, at 8 o'clock p.m. After spending a week in the east and a week with friends in Minneapolis, they will return to New Ulm, where they will be at home to their friends after Nov. 1.

Kalb - Filzen
[Source: New Ulm Review (MN) May 18, 1892] mkk
The marriage of Herman Kalb and Miss Lizzie Filzen will occur this week.

Keller - Arnold
[Source:  New Ulm Review (MN) Nov. 24, 1909, page 8, submitted by Robin Line.]
Marriage License.
Alfred J. Keller . . . . Sleepy Eye
Eleanor M. Arnold . . . . Sleepy Eye

Kretsch - Berg
[Source: New Ulm Review (MN) May 18, 1892] mkk
LOCAL NEWS. John Kretsch and Miss Lena Berg will be married next Tuesday. Both of the young people live in New Ulm.

Lauterbach - Russell
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Sunday, 2 Aug. 1914) transcribed by FoFG mz

REDWOOD FALLS, Minn., Aug. 1. – The marriage of Miss Alice Marie Russell of New Ulm, daughter of Richard Russell of Minneapolis, to Joseph Lauterbach, took place Wednesday morning at the Church of the Holy Trinity at New UIlm. Miss Helen Russell was the bridesmaid and C. A. Lautherbach was best man.

The ushers were George Henle and Andrew Amann. Mr. and Mrs. Lautenbach left for a two weeks' trip to Duluth and other points in northern Minnesota, after which they will make their home in this city.

Moebus - Hoyer
[Source: New Ulm Review (MN) May 18, 1892] mkk
Cards are out announcing the marriage of Miss Marie Hoyer to Mr. Erich Moebus of Belle Plaine. The former is a sister of Prof. Hoyer of this city.

Pfander - Kasson
Source: Grand Forks Herald (13 Jan. 1916) submitted by FoFG MZ

Miss Myrtle Kasson of Mandan and Emil Pfander of New Ulm, Minn., were married at the home of the bride's parents at Mandan. Mr. and Mrs. Pfander will make their home at New Ulm, Minn., where the groom is connected with the Pfander Nursery company.

Pless - Horstman
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) May 4, 1892; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Wm. Pless returned last week from Brownsville, Minn., where he was married to Miss Theresa Horstman. They will make their home in this city and the Review welcomes them with sincere congratulations.

Riegal - Smith
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minn.) Saturday, 3 Oct. 1896; transcribed by FoFG mz

Canby, Minn., Oct. 3. – The marriage of Miss Pearl Smith of this place and J. H. Riegal of Sleepy Eye was solemnized Wednesday evening at the bride's home. Miss Smith is one of Canby's most beautiful and popular young ladies, and the wedding was one of the prettiest the Canby people has ever witnessed. They will make their future home at Sleepy Eye.

Rubey - Krause
Source: New Ulm Review (9 Sept. 1914) submitted by Liz Randolph

Last Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock Miss Elsie KRAUSE and Joseph RUBEY were united in marriage at the Catholic parsonage Rev. SCHLINKERT performed the ceremony and Miss Minnie SAFFERT and Peter HENGEL acted as witnesses.  The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Caroline BONGARDS of Milford.  After the ceremony, a sumptuous wedding supper was served at the bride's home followed by a wedding celebration. Only immediate relatives and intimate friends of the contracting parties were present.  The newlyweds will go to housekeeping here in the city of New Ulm.

Sauer - Wilken
[Source: New Ulm Review (MN) May 18, 1892] mkk
At the Lutheran church yesterday afternoon the marriage of Ernst Sauer and Miss Wilken, both of this city, was solemnized by Rev. Albrecht. The contracting parties are not widely known by the people of New Ulm, but they are none the less worthy for that and the Review extends to them its sincere congratulations.

Schlechter - Fischer
Source: New Ulm Review August 16, 1922, page 8 contributed by Karen Seeman
Conrad Schlechter and Mrs. Carl Fischer both residents of this city were quietly married early last Wednesday morning at the Holy Trinity Catholic church.

Schuster - Biebl
Source: New Ulm Review (New Ulm, MN) November 15, 1911, page 5; submitted by Robin Line
The home of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Biebl was the scene of a merry and happy gathering last Tuesday when friends came upon invitation to assist in celebrating the marriage of their daughter Miss Hermine E. to Mike E. Schuster. The nuptial knott was tied by Rev. Schlinkert at Holy Trinity church at nine o'clock in the morning. Eleanore Biebl acted as flower girl. The bridal couple attended by Henry Biebl, brother of the bride and by Miss Mary Schuster, sister of the groom entered the church to the strains of a pretty wedding march played by Miss Caecilia Eibner at the appointed hour and the marriage ceremony was duly performed according to the rites of the church. A reception followed at the home of the bride's parents. Among those in attendance were the relatives of the contracting parties, the 2nd Regiment band of which organization the new Benedict has been a member for some years and the members of the St. Caeciliam Society. The Second Regiment band assisted materially in making the event a joyous one. A dancing pavilion had been erected for the occasion. The young couple were the recipients of many appropriate and costly presents. The Review joins their many friends in wishing them success and happiness.

Seifert - Damply
[Source:  New Ulm Review (MN) Nov. 24, 1909, page 5, submitted by Robin Line.]
Alfred W. Seifert, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Seifert of this city and Miss Anna G. Damply were married at Hastings, Tuesday of last week, the Rev. P.R. Cunningham officiating. Frank Seifert, a brother of the groom, acted as best man.

Welcome - Taylor
Source: Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wis.) Tuesday, 4 Mar. 1879; transcribed by FoFG mz

At the residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. Sarah Taylor, in Verona, Wis., February 27, 1879, by Rev. L. Smith, Dr. F. H. Welcome, of Sleepy Eye, Minn., and Miss Mary Taylor, of Verona.

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