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Anderson - Erichsrude
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Wednesday, 12 Sept. 1900) transcribed by FoFG mz

A very pretty church wedding in Blue Earth, Minn., was solemnized at high noon today when Miss Mabelle Erichsrude, daughter of Mrs. Anna Erichsrude was united in marriage to William Faston Anderson, also of Blue Earth. Both young people are social favorites and the wedding was quite a society event. The bride is well known in Minneapolis and several Minneapolis people attended her wedding. The ceremony was performed at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Rev. Charles Remington of Fort Dodge, Iowa, officiating. Miss Ada Erichsrude, sister of the bride, was maid of honor, and Misses Jean Anderson and Floy Ackerman were bridesmaids. The best man was Bert Quayle of Mason City, Iowa, and Bert Anderson and Guy Ross were the ushers. Misses Helen Woodard and Amy Scoles were flower girls. An informal reception was held at the home of Mrs. Erichsrude immediately after the ceremony and the bride and bridegroom left on the afternoon train for Fargo, N. D., where they will visit relatives. Upon their return they will make their home in this city.

Bonwell - Gano
Source: St. Paul Daily Press (MN) Wednesday, 6 Jan. 1869; transcribed by FoFG mz

In Blue Earth City, Dec. 28, Arthur Bonwell, Esq., to Miss Excene E. Gano.

Brandt - Malmin
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Thursday, 30 Sept. 1909) transcribed by FoFG mz

BADGER, Minn., Sept. 29. - Mr. and Mrs. G. I. Brandt arrived in Badger, after a brief wedding trip. They were married at the home of the bride at Blue Earth, Minn., Sept. 22. Mr. Brandt is the cashier of the First State bank of this place. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Malmin, of Blue Earth.

Eldredge - Walmsley
Source: Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN) June 14, 1908; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Mrs. Catherine Walmsley, 2537 Bloomington avenue, announces the engagement of her daughter, Sadie Marie Walmsley, to Nelson Boynton Eldredge of Winnebago, Minn. The wedding will take place June 30 at Holy Rosary church.

Jones - Hayes
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Friday, 8 Sept. 1899) transcribed by FoFG mz

Miss Mary Dimple Hayes, who has been teaching music in Blue Earth City for the past two years, was married Tuesday at her home in Hardinsburg, Ky., to Dr. Alvah Jones of Monett, Mo.

Klatt - Jacobs
Source: Duluth News Tribune (Sunday, 7 July 1912) transcribed by FoFG mz

Carlton, Minn. - The marriage of Walter Gustave Klatt of Blue Earth, Minn., to Miss Myra Miami Jacobs, of Moose Lake, Minn., took place at the Methodist Episcopal church at Carlton, Rev. R. S. Pryor officiating. The bride's parents reside three miles from Moose and the young lady is well and favorably known throughout the county, especially in educational circles. Having taught school several terms here and also in Faribault county.

Langford - Sharon
Source: Grand Forks Herald (ND) Wednesday, 24 May 1911; transcribed by FoFG mz

D. C. Langford, manager of the Lewis-Vidger company of this city, and Miss Marie Sharon, formerly night operator at the local telephone exchange, were married today at Blue Earth, Minn.

Both of the young people are exceptionally popular and have a large number of friends in Jamestown who will be ready to give them a hearty welcome upon their arrival at their new home. After the wedding they left for a honeymoon during which they expect to visit cities in Iowa, and are planning to reach this city about June 1. They will occupy rooms in the Winslow block.

Mr. Langford has been a resident of Jamestown for nearly 10 years and is well known here as one of the most energetic young business men to be found in this section of the state. The bride was a resident of Jamestown, a shorter time but while here made a large number of friends who eagerly await the arrival of the happy couple to express their good wishes. She left here in August of last year and came the previous December. From here she returned to her home at Blue Earth where the wedding took place.

O'Shea - Burns
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 30 June 1918) transcribed by FoFG mz

Mrs. C. Burns, 1710 Twelfth street, announces the marriage of her daughter, Ida Catherine, to Richard David O'Shea of Minneapolis. The wedding occurred at St. Peter's church, Blue Earth, Minn. Rev. Father Cileman officiated. A wedding reception was held after the ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. O'Shea left on a trip through the southern part of Minnesota. They will be at home at Blue Earth after July 15.

Page - Nye
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Wednesday, 6 Dec. 1899) transcribed by FoFG mz

Spring Valley, Dec. 6. - A very pretty wedding occurred at Pleasant Grove recently, at the home of Mrs. M. R. Nye, when her daughter, Miss Medora Nye, and Leigh D. Page, both prominent society people of Pleasant Grove, were united in marriage. The house was beautifully decorated with flowers and an arch of green from which a bell was suspended. The dining-room was in pink and white. Miss Ora Keck played Mendelssohn's wedding march. The bridesmaids were the three sisters of the bride. C. E. Hayden of Chatfield acted as best man. The bride's gown was of heavy white silk and she carried cream roses. Rev. Father Conron officiated. Guests from Stewartville, Winona, Rochester, Chatfield, Wykoff and Kedron were present. Mr. and Mrs. Page will reside near Pleasant Grove.

Reynolds - Hill
Source: The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette (IN) December 28, 1884; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

Miss Maggie Hill, of Decatur, will be married Tuesday morning next, to Rev. Clarence Reynolds, also of that city, but at present stationed at Winnebago, Minn. The bride to be, was formerly a Conservatory pupil.

Simon - Willmert
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Friday, 29 June. 1900) transcribed by FoFG mz

Blue Earth, Minn., June 20. - Dr. Benjamin F. Simon of St. Paul was wedded at high noon to-day to Miss Frances Dorothea Willmert, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. A. Willmert of this city. The ceremony was performed at the Willmert residence, Rev. J. Gongoll officiating. The bride is an attractive and accomplished young lady and has a host of friends in Blue Earth. The groom is among the promising young professional men of St. Paul, which city will be their home.

Willette - Becker
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn.) Sunday, 21 Jan. 1912

Blue Earth, Minn. - William J. Willette and Miss Elizabeth Becker were married at the Catholic church at Delavan, Minn., Monday morning. After the ceremony the wedding party proceeded to the home of the groom's father, Joseph Willette, where a sumptuous breakfast was served.

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