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Otter Tail County, Minnesota

 


Marriage Announcements

Bjorkman - Quam
Source: Grand Forks Herald (14 Jan. 1906) submitted by FoFG MZ

The wedding of Mr. Daniel Bjorkman, of this city, and Miss Gertrude Quam occurred at Underwood, Minn., on Monday last. The ceremony took place at the Sverdup church which was beautifully decorated in white, purple and green, with wedding bells. Little Dina Wick was ring carrier and the bride was attended by her sister, Miss Nettie Quam, and Miss Rina Wick. Mr. Olaf Quam and Mr. Calvin Wick attended the groom. The bride was attired in white and carried a bouquet of bride roses. A wedding dinner at the home of the bride followed the ceremony. The young couple were the recipients of numerous wedding gifts and a cablegram of congratulations came from the groom’s parents in Sweden.


Booth - Kielly
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 28 June 1903; transcribed by FoFG mz

One of the prettiest weddings of the last week was that of Miss Louise Kielly, of this city, to Samuel H. Booth, of Fergus Falls, Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock at the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. M. Kielly, of 1724 New street. Rev. Dr. Loughridge, pastor of the Second Baptist church, officiated.

Charles Anderson acted as groomsman and Miss Mary Anderson attended the bride, who was attired in a neat, becoming, traveling suit of tan cloth.

Both young people are well known in this city. Mr. Booth, who is now agent for the Northern Pacific at Fergus Falls, was stationed at the Endion depot as assistant agent for several years. Miss Kielly was formerly employed as stenographer in the office of Coroner S. H. Boyer.

Mr. and Mrs. Booth left Monday for a short trip in the southern part of the state. They will be at home at 523 Court street, Fergus Falls.


Bogen - Collins
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Thursday, 7 Sept. 1911; transcribed by FoFG mz

Miss Ruth Collins, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Collins of Fergus Falls and Fred Bogen, were married Monday evening, Sept. 4 at the home of the bride’s mother. Mr. Bogen is the assistant superintendent of the wholesale house of the F. A. Patrick company, and with his bride will reside here.


Cesunder - Wentzel
Source: Aberdeen American SD (15 Aug. 1916) transcribed by FoFG MZ

Sioux Falls – Paul K. Cesunder of this city and Miss Josephine Athelia Wentzel of Battle Lake, Minn., were married at the home of the bride’s parents.

The bridegroom is a teacher of manual training at Kenmore, N. D., where the young people will make their home.


Clark - Curry
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Saturday, 7 Sept. 1901; transcribed by FoFG mz

FERGUS FALLS, Minn., Sept. 6. – Cards are out announcing the wedding of Fred M. Clark, of this city, and Miss Minnie Curry, of Alexandria. The wedding is to occur on Sept. 18 at the home of the bride. Miss Curry formerly resided here.


Frendsonof - Hargraves
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 19 Dec. 1915; transcribed by FoFG mz

The marriage of Miss Irene E. Hargraves, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George L. Hargraves, 229 Eleventh avenue, East, to Charles H. Frendsonof of Fergus Falls took place Dec. 15 at the rectory of the Episcopal church at Fergus Falls. Rev. S. J. Hedgelund read the service.

Mr. and Mrs. Frendsonof went to Minneapolis for a week’s visit and they will make their home at Fergus Falls.


Haarstad - Gunderson
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 4 Feb. 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

Fergus Falls, Minn. – The marriage of Joseph S. Haarstad and Miss Emma Gunderson of Trondhjem, took place in this city, the ceremony being performed by Rev. J. J. Rendahl. The wedding took place at Mr. Rendahl’s office and was a quiet one.


Hanson - Anderson
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Saturday, 5 Sept. 1914; transcribed by FoFG mz

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn., Sept. 4. – Luther Hanson, son of Rev. Hanson, and Miss Anderson of Vancouver, B.C., were united in marriage at the Swedish Lutheran church. They will go to Fergus Falls where the groom has accepted a position as musical director of a college.


Hanson - Gunderson
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 1 Apr. 1917; transcribed by FoFG mz

The marriage of Miss Olive Gunderson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence A. Gunderson, 6135 East Superior street, to Jay Roland Hanson of Fergus Falls, Minn., took place at 11 o’clock Friday morning at the home of the bride’s parents. Rev. H. C. Rex, of the English Lutheran church, read the ceremony.

The bride wore a gown of pussy-willow taffeta in taupe shade, with a corsage bouquet of violets and roses. She had no attendants. A wedding dinner for immediate relatives was served after the ceremony. The dining room was decorated with pink roses.


Harbicht - Hilmer
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 4 Feb. 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

Perham, Minn. – Albert Harbicht and Emma Hilmer were married at the home of the bride’s parents in Gormantown.


Haugen - Flom
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Tuesday, 16 July 1907; transcribed by FoFG mz

FERGUS FALLS, Minn., July 15. – Announcements were received here today of the coming marriage of Rev. O. H. Haugen, until recently of this city, and Miss Tilda G. Flom, of Milton, N.D. The wedding will occur at the home of the bride on Monday, August 5, and the couple will reside at Brunkeberg, a new station in Red Lake county, where Rev. Mr. Haugen has accepted a pastorate.


Markuson - Hoff
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn.) Sunday, 21 Apr. 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

Henning, Minn. – Axel Markuson, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Markuson of this place and Miss Nicoline Hoff, were married at Parkers Prairie. Mr. Markuson has leased the Prairie hotel at Parkers Prairie and the young couple will reopen and continue the hotel business in the future.


Mashek - Olson
Source: Grand Forks Herald (31 May 1916) submitted by FoFG MZ

John Mashek and Miss Amelia Olson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Olson of Vinning, Minn., were united in marriage at Fergus Falls. The couple returned to Wyndmere and will make their home on the Gessel farm near that place.


Mohagen - Waling
Source: Daily Journal (Fergus Falls, Minn.) Tuesday, Oct. 19, 1976 - transcribed by Marla Zwakman

Tina Marie Waling and Les Everett Mohagen were united in marriage Sept. 4 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, rural Grygla. The Rev. Charles Johnson officiated. Parents of the couple are Mr. and Mrs. Lester Waling, rural Grygla, and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Mohagen, Wendell. The couple is at home at 725 E. Fir.


Moulton - Noyes
Source: Grand Forks Herald (2 Nov. 1907) submitted by FoFG MZ

At Fergus Falls, Minn., Thursday afternoon, Chester Moulton, formerly of that city but now of Ashley, N.D., was united in marriage to Miss Hattie E. Noyes, a popular young lady of that city. Rev. C. H. Flesher performed the nuptial ceremony. The happy couple will reside at Ashley.


Quackenbush - Parmalee
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn.) Sunday, 8 Nov. 1914; transcribed by FoFG mz

FERGUS FALLS, Minn., Nov. 7. – The wedding of Mrs. Martha Parmalee and Theodore Quackenbush of Melrose, Wis., took place Wednesday morning at the Parish house of Our Lady of Victory. Rev. Father Rauch read the service. Mr. and Mrs. Quackenbush left for Wisconsin where they will make their home.


Reese - Burgraff
Source: Duluth News-Tribune Jun 1, 1913 - Submitted by a FoFG (NW)

Thief River Falls, Minn.--The wedding of Charles Reese of Dent, Minn., and Miss Francis Burgraff of this city took place at St. Bernard's church. Rev. Dingman officiated. The bride wore a white embroidered dress and the groom a blue business suit. The couple were attended by Miss Anna Burgraff and George Werstlein.


Siewert - Giorvigen
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Sunday, November 10, 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

Fergus Falls, Minn. – The marriage of William Frederick Siewert and Miss Myrtle Giorvigen took place here, the ceremony being performed by Rev. A. J. Herries, at his home on Mill street south.


Ward - Willcuts
Source: Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, MN) Friday, 7 Sept. 1900; transcribed by FoFG mz

Fergus Falls, Minn., Sept. 7. – Clyde Ward, formerly of Fergus Falls but now of Pelican Rapids, was married last evening to Miss R. Lou Willcuts of Mankato, Kan. Mr. and Mrs. Ward will arrive Saturday to spend a few days before going to Pelican Rapids to reside.


Wolner - Rath
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (MN) Sunday, 25 June 1911; transcribed by FoFG mz

Rev. Hans J. Wolner, pastor of the Church of the Redeemer, left for Fergus Falls yesterday, where he will be married on Monday to Miss Dorothy Rath of Barnesville, Minn. Rev. Ward of Fergus Falls will officiate and, after the ceremony the couple will take an extended wedding trip, then coming to Superior to take up their residence here.


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