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Anderson - Weirs
Source: Grand Forks Herald (ND) Saturday, 9 Mar. 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

A pretty wedding took place at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Weirs, in Wahpeton, when their daughter, Mary Eva, was married to Benard Anderson of Buffalo, Minn.

The bride wore a gown of white messaline silk trimmed in velvet fringe and carried bride's roses, and was attended by her sister, Elizabeth, while the groom was attended by his brother, Arthur, of Buffalo. At 4:30 o'clock Miss Orgot Ramstad played the wedding march. The groom first made his appearance and waited for his bride who was accompanied by her father, who gave her away. The home was decorated in white and yellow.

Rev. R. J. Wisness, who twenty-one years ago baptized the bride, officiated. There were one hundred and eight guests present and the happy couple received many beautiful and costly gifts.

Among the guests who were in attendance were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Helm and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Pfell of St. Charles, Minn., and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Schmidt, of Eyeta, Minn., Frank Anderson and daughter of Minneapolis, Mrs. F. H. Schyell of Standy, N.D., C. D. McIntyre of Langdon, and Arthur Anderson of Buffalo, Minn.

The couple left Monday on their wedding tour and will be at home at Camel, Minn., after March 10th.

Burkhart - Oterbach
Source: Minneapolis Journal (MN) Monday, 13 Sept. 1897; transcribed by FoFG mz

A quiet wedding was solemnized last Tuesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Oterbach, 2311 Dupont avenue N, when their daughter, Miss Emma Oterbach was married to Charles Burkhart of Buffalo, Minn. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Orrin R. Jenks. Mr. Burkhart is a prosperous young farmer of Buffalo and the young people will live near that place.

Cronk - Ambler
Source: Minneapolis Journal (MN) Thursday, 23 Nov. 1899; transcribed by FoFG mz

Buffalo, Minn., Nov. 23. - A very pretty home wedding was solemnized at the home of the bride’s father last evening, when William Stockwell Cronk and Miss Jessie Ambler were married by Rev. Mr. Sillie, pastor of the Presbyterian church. Only relatives and intimate friends were present. Covers were laid for twenty-four at the 7 o'clock dinner which followed. The rooms were decorated with evergreens and potted plants.

Dorsey - Johnson
Source: Helena Independent (Helena, MT) Friday, January 20, 1899; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

John N. Dorsey, of Montana, was married to Ina Johnson, of Cokato, Minn., Tuesday, Rev. George Edwards officiating.

Hayes - Ferrell
Source: The Saint Paul Globe., December 16, 1898, Page 11 - KT - Sub by FoFG

MONTROSE, Minn. Dec. 15 Miss Katie Ferrell and A. J. Hayes, both prominent young people of Montrose, were married yesterday at the residence of the bride's parents. Rev. George Fritze officiating.

Jones - Praught
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Sunday, June 23, 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

Northome, Minn. - Joseph Arthur Jones of this village and Miss Theresa Praught were united in marriage at the home of the bride’s parents at Albertville, Minn., yesterday. The young couple arrived at Northome on Thursday morning and were given a cordial welcome.

Kelly - McHale
Source: The Saint Paul Globe (MN) May 6 1888; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

Thomas Kelly, of Waverly, Minn., and Miss Mary McHale, of this city, were married at Holy Rosary church on Tuesday. A number of friends of the contracting parties were present.

Lambert - O'Brien
Source: The Minneapolis Journal (MN) May 8, 1901; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Special to The Journal.
- Eugene Lambert and Stella O'Brien were married yesterday and will reside on a farm three miles south of town.

Lehman - Muehring & Theil - Muehring
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Sunday, May 26, 1912; transcribed by FoFG mz

South Haven, Minn. - A double wedding which took place at South Haven, Minn., when the Misses Ida and Anna Muehring became the wives of two gentlemen from North Dakota. Miss Ida Muehring was married to Paul Lehman of Marion, and Miss Anna Muehring to Emil Theil of Valley City. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Mr. Weseloh in the Lutheran church at Fair Haven.

Lindberg - Meyer
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Thursday, September 14, 1913; transcribed by FoFG mz

BUFFALO, Minn. - The wedding of Miss Olga Sophia Meyer to Rev. Carl L. Lindberg took place Wednesday evening at the Free church. Rev. A. E. Haleen of Minneapolis read the service. The attendants were Miss Jennie Meyer, Miss Esther Lindberg, Ernest Meyer and Oscar Kallberg. Mr. and Mrs. Lindberg left for a wedding trip to Marathon and Albert City, Iowa. They will make their home at Buffalo after Oct. 1.

Mooney - Parent
Source: The Minneapolis Journal (MN) May 8, 1901; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Special to The Journal.
Annandale, Minn., May 8. - The marriage of Frank Mooney and Thersile Parent was solemnized this morning. The bride is the niece and ward of Father T. C. Plante, the resident priest. The groom is a prosperous farmer living near Maple Lake.

O'Leary - Meara
Source: Minneapolis Journal (MN) Thursday, 17 Oct. 1895; transcribed by FoFG mz

Buffalo, Minn., Oct. 17. - The marriage of John C. O'Leary and Miss Catherine E. Meara, of this place, took place at the Catholic church yesterday. Miss Meara is one of the most popular young ladies in this place, and Mr. O’Leary is clerk of court. A reception was given in Dudley's hall in the evening.

Opsahl - Thune
Source: Grand Forks Daily Herald (Grand Forks, ND) Sunday, June 10, 1906; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

The wedding of Miss Amanda Thune of Cokato, Minn., and Mr. Thorvald Opsahl of Willow City, occurred on Friday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Opsahl, on First avenue.

Rundquist - Peterson
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Sunday, 29 Mar. 1914; transcribed by FoFG mz

BUFFALO, Minn., March 28. - The marriage of Miss Esther Peterson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Peterson, and Arthur E. Rundquist took place Wednesday evening at the home of the bride's parents.

Runquist - Sutton
Source: Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, MN) Wednesday, 18 Sept. 1918; transcribed by FoFG mz

BRAINERD, Sept. 17. - Nelson A. Runquist of Buffalo, Minn., and Miss Florence Ruth Sutton of South Long Lake were married today, Rev. W. J. Lowrie of the Presbyterian church, performing the ceremony. Witnesses were the parents of the bride, Mr. and Mrs. Chester Sutton, and the brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Hollander of Minneapolis.

The young people went to Chicago where Runquist will finish his course at the veterinary college. He is a reservist and may be called at the end of his course.

Satterlee - McAllister
Source: The Princeton Union (Princeton, MN) – Thursday, January 3, 1901; transcribed by Jim Dezotell

Ora O. Satterlee and Miss Erma McAllister were married Tuesday at Monticello, Rev. G. E. Satterleee, of this village, officiating.

Schaum - Gray
Source: The Minneapolis Journal (MN) Oct. 15, 1902; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
A quiet wedding took place at 4 o'clock this afternoon at the home of Dr. T. J. Gray, 1009 Third avenue S, when his daughter, Mabel, and Albert L. Schaum of Annandale, Minn., were married. About fifty guests witnessed the service, which was read by Rev. J. B. Hingeley. Autumn leaves with red and white carnations and roses furnished an attractive background. There were no attendants and the bride wore a simple gown of white Persian lawn trimmed with valenciennces lace and insertion and carried bride roses. After the service light refreshments were served. Mr. and Mrs. Schaum left for a short trip and they will be at home after Nov. 12 in Annandale. The guests included friends from Annadale, St. Cloud and Delano, Minn. [sic.]

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