Ross County, Ohio
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Marriage Announcements

Biggs - McCallum
Eleanor McCallum Reveals The Date For Her Wedding
Miss Eleanor Tiffin McCallum, the daughter of Mrs. Robert Joseph McCallum a 59 West Fifth Street, and her fiance, Mr. William Festus Biggs, of La Oroya, Peru have chosen Saturday, March 29, as the date for their marriage.  The wedding will be solemnized at 7:30 o'clock in the evening at Saint Paul's Episcopal Church, with the Rev. Frederick D. officiating.  Immediately following the ceremony, there will be a reception at the McCallum residents.  Mr. Biggs and his bride will make their home in La Oroya, after the first of June.  [Chillicothe Gazette Tuesday, March 11, 1941]

Blackston - Dodridge
At Bainbridge, on Wednesday evening the 28th ult, by Elisha Kelly Esq., Dr. William Blackston, of Bloomingburgh, Fayette county, to Miss Julia Ann Dodridge, daughter of Dr. Baron Doddridge of Bainbridge. [May 6, 1824, The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]

Bramble - Poe
On Thursday last by John Ferguson, Esq., Mr. James Bramble to the amiable Miss Eliza Poe of this town. [Dec 30, 1809, "The Supporter"]

Cooley - Harris
(Dec. 7, 1823) Married Dr. John E. Cooley to Mrs. Bethiah Harris, widow of late Rev. Timothy Harris on 26th. [The Supporter, Chillicothe, OH - CA, Sub by FoFG]

Elliot - Walker
-- On the same evening (Thursday the 17th inst.), by the same (the Rev. R. G. Wilson), Mr. Samuel Elliot, Jr. to Mrs. Margaret Walker, both of this town. [July 26, 1823, The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]

Hinde - Bradford
On Thursday the 19th ult. at Cincinnati, by Rev. William Lymes, Thomas S. Hinde, Esq., of this town, to the amiable miss Belinda Bradford, of Hamilton county, Ohio. [Nov 3 1809, "The Supporter"]

Kellog - Bursh
MARRIED--On Tuesday morning last, at St. Paul's Church, by Rev. Intrepid Morse of Steubenville, the Rev. Ezra B. Kellog, rector of the P. E. Church of this place, to Miss Sobrina Bursh, late of Duchess county, N. Y. [Feb 7, 1824, The Supporter - CA, Sub by FoFG]

McCollister - Kirkpatrick
MARRIED--On Thursday the 17th inst. by the Rev. R. G. Wilson, Mr. Andrew McCollister, to Miss Maria Kirkpatrick, both of Huntington twp. [July 26, 1823, The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]

McDonald - Arledge
Betty Arledge, William McDonald Wed in McArthur Church
On Sunday afternoon at 3:00, Miss Betty Jane Arledge became the bride of Mr. William Grant McDonald in a ceremony performed in the MacArthur Methodist Church.  For her marriage, the bride wore a navy blue pinstriped suit.  At her shoulder was pinned a corsage of a white carnations.  Preceding the ceremony, which was read by the Rev. G. C.  Reed, Miss Bernadine Dearth, Kingston, sang "Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms" and "I Love You Truly, " and Mrs. Barbara Reed played organ music.
Miss Naomi Seitz, Frankfort and Mr. Harold Mace, Clarksburg were attendants at the wedding at which members of the immediate families were guests.  Immediately afterwards Mr. and Mrs. Alex Mace, Clarksburg entertained with a reception for the bridal party. The new Mrs. McDonald, daughter of Mrs. Lucy Carroll and granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Arledge, of Williamsport Pike, was a member of the senior class of Kingston High School. Mr. McDonald, son of Mr. and Mrs. J.W. McDonald, graduated from Clarksburg High School in 1938 and graduated from Kel-Rhoe Barber College.  He is employed at the Riehle Barber Shop 381 North High Street.  For the present, they are residing with his parents.  [Chillicothe Gazette Tuesday, March 11, 1941]

McClean - Gregg
Married on the 7th instant, at Chillicothe, Ohio, Mr. Archibald McClean, formerly of this county to Mrs. Jane Gregg of Chillicothe. [The Centinel (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania) January 20, 1813 - NP, Sub by FoFG]

Miller - Roby
On Tuesday last by James Miller, Esq., Mr. Nelson Shamblin, to Miss Betsy Roby, all of this place. [Aug 12, 1824, The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]

Nasher - McClean
Married on Thursday evening, the 24th inst., by the Rev. Robert Wilson, Mr. George Nasher (editor of the "Supporter") to Miss Sally McClean, daughter of Col. Moses McClean of this place, late of Adams county, Pa. [Chillicothe Ohio, Nov. 26, NP - Sub by FoFG]

Scott - Thompson
On the same evening ("Thursday last"), by the same (John Ferguson, Esq.), Mr. George Scott, to the amiable Miss Ann Thompson, all of Chillicothe (Dec 30, 1809, "The Supporter" - KT, Sub by FoFG]

Shearer - Wolff
At Washington, PA., on the 18th inst. by Rev. Mr. Brown, Mr. John Shearer, of this place, to Miss Rosanna Wolff, of the former place. [Sept 29, 1810 - The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]

Thompson - Hutsonpillar
At Jefferson, Pickaway county, on Monday last, Mr. Abraham Thompson, Jun., to Miss Sarah Hutsonpillar, both of this town. [July 26, 1823, The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]

Tiffin - Porter
Married on Sunday last, by Rev. John Collins, Edward Tiffin, Esq., to the amiable Miss Polly Porter, Ross county [Apr 20 1809, "The Supporter"]

Wilson - McCoy
On Tuesday morning last, by Rev. Mr. Springer, Mr. Joseph Wilson, of Paris, Ky., to Miss Nancy McCoy, of Union twp, Ross county. [Aug 12, 1824, The Supporter; CA, Sub by FoFG]



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