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Carver - Wilson
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Monday, 1 July 1907) transcribed by FoFG mz

BAGLEY, Minn., June 30. - Burt Carver of Bemidji and Miss Lenora F. Wilson of this place will be married at the residence of Mr. C. A. Covey tomorrow evening at 8 o'clock. Rev. C. F. Bloomquist is to read the service. The young couple will reside at Bemidji.

Cogswell - Trefz
Source: Brown County World (Hiawatha, KS) June 22, 1917; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
- The wedding of John A. Cogswell, oldest son of Dr. and Mrs. F. A. Cogswell, of Leona, to Miss Maye Trefz, took place May 30, at the home of the bride's parents in Leonard, Minn. Mr. Cogswell will teach in the Bagley, Minn., high school the coming year.

Edwards - Bourcy
Source: The Decatur Herald (IL) December 20, 1932; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

Grantsburg, Wis. - AP - A shivering motorist held a lantern and a clergyman fumbled his book with mittened hands when Percy Edwards and Florence Bourcy of Shevlin, Minn., standing in snow on the banks of the St. Croix river, were married Monday.

They came to Grantsburg to be married by an old friend, the Rev. John Fredenbaugh. But their Minnesota marriage license couldn't be used here, so the clergyman accompanied them to the closest bit of Minnesota territory, the river bank in Pine county. The temperature was 15 below.

Ehllers - Larson
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Saturday, 9 Oct. 1915) transcribed by FoFG mz

BAGLEY, Minn. - Miss Hilda Larson and Henry Ehllers were united in marriage at Bemidji last Saturday at 2 o'clock, Rev. Mr. White performing the ceremony. The contracting parties are well known here. The bride is a sister of Mrs. H. F. Degernes of this place. The bridegroom is a prosperous young farmer of Leonard.

Glaserud - Klepp
Source: Grand Forks Herald (ND) Friday, 21 Sept. 1917; transcribed by FoFG mz

Local Couple are Married at Fosston

On Wednesday at the Norwegian Lutheran parsonage at Fosston, Minn., occurred the marriage of Miss Ingeborg Klepp and O. G. Glaserud, both well known residents of this city. Rev. K. O. Hildahl officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. Klepp of Bagley, formerly of McIntosh, Minn. Mr. Glaserud is the son of Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Galserud, old-time residents of Eldred, Minn., and in business life is the vice president of the H. Bendeke Co., of this city.

Mr. Glaserud and his bride will spend their honeymoon at various points in Minnesota, and will be at home to their friends in the Dakota block on October tenth.

Glenn - Buchenau
Mr. Francis F. Glenn, of Telluride, Colorado, and Miss Lucretia Buchenau of Nemaha, Neb., were married at the Midland hotel, Omaha, at noon Thursday, Nov. 16th, 1899, by Rev. Alan Russell, of St. Clement's Episcopal church. The young couple will make their home in Shevlin, Minn.

Hanson - Downing
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Wednesday, 28 Apr.1920) transcribed by FoFG mz

BAGLEY - Word has been received here of the wedding of Arthur C. Hanson and Nettie Downing in Chicago. Hanson, president of the Mazoe Chemical company, Chicago, is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Hans A. Hanson, this city.

Hanson - Sholtz
Source: Grand Forks Daily Herald (ND) Friday, July 9, 1909; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Marriage License - Henry A. Hanson of Bagley, Minn., and Elsie Sholtz of Leonard, Minn., were granted a marriage license yesterday and married early yesterday afternoon by Rev. W. W. Moore.

Lemke - Lorenson
- - - Source: The Mason City Globe-Gazette (IA) September 18, 1941
The Rev. and Mrs. N. K. Lorenson of Shevlin, Minn., announce the approaching marriage of their daughter, LaVonne, of Mason City, to William Lemke, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Lemke of Garner. The wedding will take place Sept. 28 at 2:30 o'clock at the Christian Missionary Alliance Tabernacle of Mason City.

- - - Source: The Mason City Globe-Gazette (IA) September 30, 1941; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Miss LaVonne Lorenson, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. N. K. Lorenson of Shevlin, Minn., became the bride of William Lemke, son of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Lemke of Garner, at 2:30 o'clock at the Missionary Alliance Tabernacle at Mason City, Sept. 28 in the presence of a large group of relatives and friends. The church was decorated with garden flowers and the aisle was carpeted in white.

The Rev. V. Gowdy, pastor of the church, sang "I Love You Truly." And the pianist, Mrs. Walter Williams, played "The Bridal Chorus" from "Lohengrin."

The best man was Warren Thompson and the matron of honor, Mrs. Waren Thompson, sister of the bride. Immediately following the ceremony Mr. and Mrs. Gowdy sang "Living for Jesus." The bridal party left the church as Mr. and Mrs. Gowdy sang "Step by Step."

The bride wore a white satin gown in princess style and her veil of tulie made with a long train was edged with lace and held in a coroner caught with pearls and orange blossoms. She carried a small Oxford Bible bound in white feather with a gardenia as a marker from which fell a shower of white stephanotis tied with white satin ribbons.

The matron of honor wore a pink taffeta floor length gown and carried a colonial bouquet of pink roses centered with a white mum. She wore a wreath of pink and blue flowers in her hair.

The ushers were Byrnes Lemke, brother of the bridegroom, Merle Schoenwetter, Charles Pippert and Warren Waddell.

A reception for the immediate families was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Monnie Mitchell, brother-in-law and sister of the bridegroom. The bride's table was decorated in pink and white and was centered with a three tiered wedding cake.

The couple will be at home at 20 Fourth street northeast, after Oct. 4. Mr. Lemke is employed here by the Stoddard Refrigeration company. He is a graduate of the Klemme high school. The bride is a graduate of the Fosston, Minn., high school and attended college at Wessington Springs, S. Dak. She has been engaged in child evangelism work in Mason City the past year and a half.

Risberg - McFarland
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Wednesday, 28 Jan. 1920) transcribed by FoFG mz

CROOKSTON - Edith N. McFarland, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James McFarland, Bagley, and Hjalmer F. Risberg, Holt, were married here. Bride was school teacher.

Robinson - Foker
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Monday, 27 May 1907) transcribed by FoFG mz

BAGLEY, May 26. - Leroy Robinson and Amey Foker, both former residents of this place, were married yesterday at the home of the bride's parents at Belmont, Manitoba. The couple will reside at Shevlin, this county where Mr. Robinson is employed by the Bagley Mercantile company in their store at Shevlin.

Telander - Davis
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Wednesday, 3 July 1907) transcribed by FoFG mz

BAGLEY, Minn., July 2. - John Telander and Carrie Davis of this village were married here this evening. Rev. A. C. Woodcock read the service.

Vogel - Sorenson
Source: Evening Times (Grand Forks, ND) Wednesday, 13 Oct. 1909, transcribed by FoFG mz

This afternoon Judge Hassell issued a license and married William Vogel and Miss Hannah Sorenson, both of Bagley, Minn.

Wilson - Johnson
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Tuesday, 10 Sept. 1907) transcribed by FoFG mz

BAGLEY, Minn., Sept. 9. - Devere E. Wilson and Julia Johnson were married yesterday afternoon at five o'clock at the home of the bride's parents in the town of Nora, this county, Rev. A. C. Woodcock performing the ceremony in the presence of only the immediate friends. The couple will reside at Mizpah, Minn., where Mr. Wilson is employed in a general store.

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