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Bondy - Normann
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Sunday, May 26, 1912 transcribed by FoFG mz
Ashby, Minn. – The marriage of Anna C. Normann, eldest daughter of Rev. O. A. Normann, and Lewis W. Bondy of Clitherall township, took place at the Lutheran church. The ceremony was a quiet one, only the immediate relatives of the contracting parties being present.

Johnson - Weigle
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Wednesday, 7 May 1913; transcribed by FoFG mz
EVELETH, May 6. – An event of usual interest here is the marriage at 6:30 tomorrow morning at the St. Patrick's church parsonage of Miss Rose Weigle of this city to Edwin F. Johnson of Elbow Lake, Minn. Rev. Father Culligan will officiate and the ceremony will be witnessed by the relatives and only a few close friends.

Miss Weigle has been a resident of the city since childhood and is very popular. The groom was until recently employed by the Gleason Hardware company, but is now in business at Elbow Lake.

A wedding breakfast will be served after the ceremony at the home of the bride's sister, Mrs. Robert Meyers of the Fayal. The couple will take an early morning train for a short wedding trip, after which they will be at home to their friends at Elbow Lake.

Lynne - Bjorge
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Sunday, 13 June 1915; transcribed by FoFG mz
Mr. and Mrs. H. P. Bjorge, 623 Tenth avenue East, announced the engagement of their daughter, Ruth Leonore, to Alfred Norman Lynne of Elbow Lake, Minn., during the week. The wedding will take place early in July.

Olgren - Albretson
[Source: Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, MN) Thursday, April 30, 1896; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Elbow Lake, Minn., April 30.-Last evening, at the home of the bride’s parents, A. J. Ogren and Miss Rebecca Albretson were united in marriage by Rev. James Godward. The bride is one of Elbow Lake’s handsomest and most popular young ladies. The groom is resident manager of the firm of Parker & Ogren, being associated with E. Parker, of Minneapolis, and before coming here, with S. E. Olson & CO. The wedding was a quiet one, relatives only being present at the ceremony.

Richards - Mohagen
Daily Journal (Fergus Falls, Minn.) Wednesday, Oct. 26, 1966; transcribed by Marla Zwakman

ENGAGED — Mr. and Mrs.Everett Mohagen of Wendell announce the engagement of their daughter Karen Beth of Loren Richards, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Richards of Norcross.

Miss Mohagen is employed as a stenographer at Otter Power Co. in Fergus Falls. Mr. Richards, after returning from Army duty in Viet Nam in March, has been employed at Amundson Implement in Norcross.

No date has been set for the wedding.

Vought - Holeman
- - [Source: The Forest Republican (Tionesta, PA) May 7, 1884] mkk
- Elegant invitations were extended last Thursday, announcing the marriage, on to-morrow (Thursday) evening, of Mr. M. L. Vought, of Ashby, Minn., and Miss Alice Holeman, of our town, at the bride's home. The happy event will be attended by a large number of the friends of the high contracting parties.

- - [Source: The Forest Republican (Tionesta, PA) May 14, 1884] mkk
- The wedding of Mr. M. Luther VOught and Miss Alice Z. Holeman, at the residence of the bride's parents, Thursday evening last, was a most happy event, long to be remembered by all the happy guests who were present, numbering nearly an hundred. Promptly at the hour appointed, 8 o'clock, the wedding train, consisting of the bride and groom, Mr. Alex Dale and Miss Ida Paup, Mr. R. D. Hoskins and Miss Euretta Proper, first and second bridesmaids and groomsmen respectively, filed into the parlor occupied by the guests, while Mrs. T. F. Ritchey rendered the grand wedding march on the organ with excellent effect. Rev. james Hickling, in his usually pleasant and impressive manner pronounced the words which made Luther and Alice one while they both live, and then congratulations and best wishes were showered in profusion upon the happy couple. After elegant refreshments had been served "the band struck up" and those who were so disposed tripped the light fantastic for an hour or two and then the guests began to disperse, feeling that they had enjoyed a royal time. As souvniers [sic] of the happy occasion many elegant and costly presents were left. Mr. and Mrs. Vought took their departure for their western home, Ashby, Minnesota, yesterday, and they bear with them the best wishes of a host of friends for abundant success, happiness and long life.

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