From Geneva Daily Times 27 November 1903
ESTY - BENNET
A small company of relatives and friends of Herman K. Esty
Isabelle K. Bennet
assembled in the home of the bride in this
city yesterday at 2:30 p.m. to witness their marriage. The ceremony was
performed by Rev. C. E. Jewell.
Mr. and Mrs. Esty have gone on a somewhat protracted visit in
western New York. They have the congratulations of many friends.
From Geneva Daily Times 3 December 1903
HORNING - HICKS
Phelps, N. Y., Dec. 2 -
A wedding occurred yesterday afternoon at
the home of Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Hicks
, when their daughter, Miss
was given in marriage to Frank A. Horning.
bride and groom are among the most popular and well-known young people
of Phelps, the groom being the only son of Mr. and Mrs. A. V. Horning.
The home of the bride
was decorated for the occasion with ferns and holly, the color scheme
being carried out in green and pink. In the parlor where the ceremony
took place, was erected a canopy of ropes of green and beneath this the
bridal couple stood during the ceremony. The bride's table, laid with
covers for eight, was artistically arranged with the prevailing colors,
pink ribbons being draped to the four corners of the table and also
from a holly centerpiece to each plate. At the appointed hour, five,
the bride's sister, Miss Bertha Hicks, began playing the "LaMadonna."
The bride and groom took their places beneath the canopy and Rev. E. L.
Waldorf, the officiating clergyman, pronounced the words which made
them man and wife. After receiving the congratulations of their
friends, a wedding supper was served to about forty relatives. The
bride looked charming in a
traveling gown of brown broadcloth with lace trimmings and was
unattended. After an eastern trip, Mr. and Mrs. Horning will be at home
From Geneva Daily Times 10 December 1903
EDINGTON - WILSON
At the parsonage of the First Methodist church in Geneva, N. Y.,
December 9, 1903, by Rev. C. E. Jewell, William G. Edington
Miss Hattie M. Wilson,
both of Oak's Corners, N. Y.
From Geneva Daily Times 19 December 1903
WHITNEY - THATCHER
Seneca Castle, N. Y. -
This village was the scene of a pretty
home wedding Wednesday evening when Mabel,
the only daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Thatcher,
became Mrs. John Whitney.
ceremony was performed by Rev. Samuel F.
Sanford of Geneva. The bride, who was becomingly attired in white, was
attended by Miss Brizzee of Hopewell. She was gowned in
a dainty pink costume. Mr. Laver of Andover, was best man. The
happy couple were wedded under a canopy of green, white and pink
artistically arranged. Miss Lottie C. Bray rendered selections from
Lohengrin preceding and following the ceremony. After a delicious
repast served by Caterer Ridley of Newark, the happy young couple
left on an extended eastern trip. They will spend Christmas with
Mr. Whitney's sisters at New York. The bride was the recipient of
many beautiful and costly gifts, including an elegant upright piano
from her parents.
From Geneva Daily
Times 22 December 1903
ALBRO - RUNVICK
At the parsonage of the First Methodist church
December 23, by Rev. C. E. Jewell, Frank D. Albro
both of Geneva. Mr. and Mrs. Albro will reside on
From Geneva Daily Times 22 December 1903
McMANN - BULL
Clifton Springs, N. Y. - James McMann
and Mrs. R. E. Bull
married at the latter's residence on Broad street Thursday evening,
Rev. T. M. Baum, rector of St. John's church, officiating.
From Geneva Daily Times 24 December 1903
At the residence of the officiating clergyman, 67 High street, by Rev.
J. B. Champion, Eugene S. Brewer
of Waterloo, N. Y., to Miss
Mabel W. Sutton
of Geneva, N. Y.
SHAW - BUCHHOLZ
Albert A. Shaw,
a mounter at the Philips & Clark stove
works, was married Thursday evening at eight o'clock to Miss Bertha
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Buchholz, at the
home of the bride's parents, 7 Worthington avenue. The ceremony was
performed by Rev. William M. Schmalle, pastor of First Evangelical
church. After a short trip they will be
"at home" with the bride's parents.
SAWIER - GETHEART
of this city, was married to Blanche E.
of Spring City, N. Y., at 8:30 o'clock Thursday evening
at the manse of North Presbyterian church. Rev. N. B. Remick, D. D.,
performed the ceremony before a small company of immediate friends.
After a short trip they will reside in this city.
From Geneva Daily Times 26 December 1903
BEACH - FOSTER
Rushville, N. Y. - Miss Bessie Louise Foster
and Bradley H.
were married at five o'clock last evening at the home of the
bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emmet Foster. Rev. A. W. Rice used ring
service in performing the ceremony. Mrs. Charles McMaster presided at
the organ. The bride was dressed in castor crepe de chene, trimmed with
white velvet and white applique. The house was handsomely decorated
with holly and evergreens. There were about forty guests present. Those
from out-of-town were: Mr. and Mrs.
Thompson, Misses Florence and Bertha Beach, Miss Arnold, Mr.
and John Blunt, Mrs. Ainsley of Penn Yan, Mr. and Mrs. Cook of
Branchport, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Beach of Naples, Mr. and Mrs. Chester
Olmstead of East Bloomfield. Many beautiful presents were received by
From Geneva Advertiser
3 November 1903
ROBSON - GAGE
Announcement of this marriage reached us last Tuesday after the edition
of that day was printed. At six o'clock on Thursday evening, October
22, 1903, at the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. H. Hazard Gage
Bellona, occurred the marriage of her daughter, Genevieve,
Charles W. Robson
The ceremony was performed by the Rev. E. B. McGhee of Prattsburg.
The house was beautifully decorated with autumn foliage and flowers.
The bride was gowned in champagne colored silk, carrying bride's roses.
She was attended by her sisters, Misses Ethelyn and Mary H. Gage, and
her cousin, Miss Ellen Gage. Dr. G. Henry Gage of Elizabeth, N. J.,
acted as best man, and John Gage of Rochester, and Amsden
Gage of Ithaca, were ushers. Supper was served by Isenman of Geneva,
and music was furnished by Geo. H. Rankine and J. Weisenbeck of
Amid a shower of rice and confetti, the couple left for an eastern
After Nov. 15th they will be at home at No. 124 Hamilton street in
Geneva. About eighty guests were present, among whom H. S. Schoonmaker
wife, Miss Wheeler, H. W. Schoonmaker and wife, Allen Page and sister
of Seneca Castle; Geo. Huie and wife, Mrs. H. A. Doxsee, Ed Robson
of Geneva and several from other cities.
From Geneva Advertiser 1 December 1903
WINTON - FRAUTZ
Miss Nellie Elizabeth Frautz,
eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
William H. Frautz, of No. 184 East North street, was quietly married at
noon Thanksgiving to Ralph E. Winton,
of Burdett. The ceremony
was performed in St. Andrew's Chapel by Rev. Dr. John B. Hubbs, rector
of St. Peter's Church. After the marriage a reception was tendered to
the immediate relatives and friends of the contracting
parties at the home of the bride's parents. The couple will reside
From Ontario County Journal 19 March 1880
GAGE - HINCKLEY
Naples, N. Y. - Miss Delia A. Hinckley,
daughter of Orville
Hinckley, of this place, was married at her home, by Rev. A. M. Lette,
in the presence of her parents and a goodly number of her relatives and
friends, on Thursday, March 4, at noon, to Mr. Homer
of Bergen, N. Y. The happy couple immediately started on
a wedding trip and will round up Bergen. We congratulate the
citizens of Bergen on the addition to their number of one of Naples
most worthy daughters.
From Ontario County Journal 2 April 1880
DORGAN - DOYLE
Victor, N. Y. -
Married, Mr. William Dorgan
both of this place, at East Bloomfield, on Monday,
March 29th, by Rev. Wm. Hughes.
From Ontario County Journal 18 June 1880
ALDRICH - BOUGHTON
Victor, N. Y. - Prof. A. Aldrich
and Miss Amelia Boughton
united in matrimony at the bride's residence in this place, on
Wednesday evening, June 16, 1880, at 7:30 p.m. There were a large
number in attendance and a great many presents contributed to them.
They departed on the 9:30 train for the east. We wish them a pleasant
From Ontario County Journal
25 June 1880
VAN VECHTEN - CLARK
Victor, N. Y. -
at the residence of the bride, on Thursday evening, June 17th, Mr.
Charles Van Vechten
and Miss Mary Clark,
both of this
village. The Victor Cornet Band was present and played some very choice
selections. There were also quite a number of guests in attendance, and
a good many valuable presents
were give. We wish them much joy.
From Geneva Daily Times 6 January 1904
MORAN - McCARTHY
The first wedding of the new years at St. Francis de Sales church
occurred at ten o'clock yesterday morning when Miss Mary F.
of 28 Exchange street became the bride of William
also of this city. Miss Josie McCarthy, a sister of the
bride, acted as bridesmaid, while the groom was attended by Jeremiah
McCarthy, a brother of the bride. The couple entered the church to the
strains of Lohengrin wedding march played by Professor Dousek and
proceeded to the
altar rail where they were met by Very Rev. Dean McDonald who performed
the ceremony, following which a nuptial high mass was celebrated by
Father McDonald. The newly married couple left the church to the
wedding march and were driven to the home of the bride's parents where
a wedding breakfast was served. The bride was handsomely gowned in tan
colored silk, while the bridesmaid wore blue silk. Following an
extended wedding trip, Mr. and Mrs. Moran will reside in this city.
From Geneva Daily Times 23 January 1904
ROBERTS - CANFIELD
The first marriage to be performed by a Salvation Army officer in
this city occurred last
Thursday, the certificate being filed with the city clerk yesterday
afternoon. The ceremony was performed by Captain John P. Gourlay, and
the parties were Daniel Roberts
and Ella Canfield,
of 233 Lake street. George Dewitt is named
as witness to the affair, and it is stated that this is the groom's
second experience in married life, while Roberts makes the third
husband that has helped make life happy for Mrs. Roberts.
From Geneva Daily Times 27 January 1904
MICALI - PASAPIOMI
At ten o'clock this morning at St. Francis church, Patrick
took as his bride, Mary Pasapiomi,
a fair daughter
of sunny Italy. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Dr. Breen of
Rochester. The bride was handsomely gowned and carried a bunch of
bridal roses. The newly married couple were driven to a photograph
gallery immediately after the ceremony was completed and had their
picture taken. They then returned to the home of Joseph Sanzone, 170
Exchange street, where a gala time
was enjoyed. They will reside at 25 Jackson street.
From Geneva Daily Times 30 January 1904
PAPALE - GENTILE
Canandaigua, N. Y. - Miss Josephine Gentile
of this place was
united in marriage Thursday, January 28, to Alessandro Papale
CONE - HUGHES
Canandaigua, N. Y. -
The marriage of Miss Margaret Agnes
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James M. Hughes, Ontario street,
and Edward Joseph
of Canandaigua, will take place in St. Mary's church
Wednesday afternoon. February 10, at 3:30 o'clock, Rev. Father
James T. Dougherty officiating.
From Ontario County Journal 10 September 1880
VAN VECHTEN - REED
Victor, N. Y. -
Married, on Wednesday, September 1st, at 1
p.m., Mr. Herman Van Vechten,
of this place, to Miss
at her father's residence, in Bristol. On their
return, Saturday evening, they were very much surprised by a very
pleasant and greatly esteemed reception given at his boarding place
(Mr. Chas. Corser's). There were about fifty relatives and friends in
attendance; also the Victor cornet band, which furnished music for the
occasion, were afterwards invited to partake of the luxuries which were
supplied in abundance.
From Ontario County Journal 3 December 1880
HENNON - SHANNAHAN
Stanley, N. Y. -
There was a wedding in the Catholic church in
this place last Wednesday evening, the 24th, Mr. Patrick Hennon
Miss Bell Shannahan,
Rev. Father Hendricks officiating.
GILLET - ECKERT
Gorham, N. Y. -
The festivities attending the marriage of Miss
and Alonzo Gillet,
were participated in by
over eighty persons. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Isaac
Harris, uncle of the bride, assisted by the Rev. L. N. Lowrie. The
happy couple received many nice presents, among which was a handsome
family Bible presented by the family of the groom. Mr. and Mrs. Gillet
departed on Friday morning for Amsterdam, where they will spend the
From Ontario County Journal 24 December 1880
FOSTER - DE GARMO
Married, at the residence of the bride's parents in Gorham, Dec. 15,
1880, by Rev. M. P. Blakesley, Mr. Chas. Foster
of Potter and Fanny
The happy pair started for Boston the next day.
BILLINGS - CUMMINGS
East Bloomfield, N. Y. -
A grand wedding was celebrated on last
Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock, at the residence of the bride's
grandparents, Mr. Levi S. Beach's. Miss Addie L. Cummings,
of Oscar G. Cummings, and Mr. Moses Billings
were united in
marriage by Rev. George Terry, pastor of the Methodist church. The
bride was the recipient of many elegant and costly gifts. The happy
young couple started on their honeymoon on the 6 o'clock p.m. train for
the east, and will spend several weeks visiting friends and various
places of interest in
the eastern part of the State. Their many friends join us in extending
to them their hearty congratulations and wish them a pleasant tour and
a safe return.
REED - WASHBURN
Married in Gorham at the residence of
Mrs. Richard Washburn, Wednesday evening, Dec. 15, 1880,
by Rev. Frank E. Arnold, Emma Washburn
to DeForest Reed
Potter. Nearly 200 friends of the parties were present to witness the
ceremony, among whom we noticed many of the best citizens of Yates and
Ontario counties. The presents were many and useful, valued at about
From Geneva Gazette 24 November 1882
PAGE - SMITH
In Phelps on Wednesday evening last, Mr. Wm. G. Page
Carrie D. Smith
were united in marriage. The ceremony was
performed in the M. E. Church, Rev. Mr. Ely officiating.
SALISBURY - STOTENBURG
On the 15th inst., E. G. Salisbury,
Esq., late editor of the
was married to Miss Martha Stotenburg,
of Phelps. The ceremony was performed in the M. E. Church, Ilion.
Congratulations to our "ex-brother."
From Geneva Gazette 15 December 1882
GUILE - PERKINS
On Wednesday last the marriage of Mr. Geo. Guile
was solemnized at the
residence of the bride's mother on Exchange st. The wedded couple
left on the afternoon train for Oswego, where the bride has many
relatives. Mr. Guile belongs to the great army of "commercial
travelers." His many friends will congratulate him on the attainment of
From Geneva Daily Times 12 February 1904
TREADWELL - MATTOON
Phelps, N. Y. -
The marriage of David B. Treadwell
Batavia to Miss Emma Mattoon
of Phelps took place at the
Methodist parsonage Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. Treadwell will reside at
From Geneva Daily Times 20 February 1904
WILLIAMSON - KING
Shortsville, N. Y. -
Shortsville friends and acquaintances are
interested in the marriage of Miss
and James Williamson
which occurred at the home of the bride's parents in that village at 6
o'clock Wednesday evening. Mrs. John H. Perry of this village
is a sister of the bride.
From Ontario County Journal 14 January 1881
HOLBROOK - SEAMANS
Naples, N. Y. -
Married, at the residence of the bride,
Saturday afternoon, Jan. 8, by Rev. G. C. Lowell, Mr. Frank W.
of Rushville, N. Y. to Ida L.
of Naples. After the wedding, which was a quiet one,
the happy couple started for the home of the groom, and so we have
lost another of our wide-awake girls, and Rushville is to be
SLOUT - CHILSON
Canadice, N. Y. - Mr. Frank Slout,
Canadice, and Miss Ida Chilson,
of Honeoye, were married
on New Years day, by the Rev. R. T. Hancock of Hemlock Lake.
CRONIN - STRUBLE
Canadice, N. Y. -
At the home of the bride, married on the 6th,
by Rev. S. M. Dayton at Avoca, Mr. Wm. Cronin
both of Canadice. About sixty guests were present
at the ceremony and made many valuable
presents. Mr. Cronin is engaged in teaching, and therefore will hold
the honeymoon in the school-room. The worthy couple have our earnest
wishes for their future happiness.
From Ontario County Journal 18 March 1881
BENNETT - SAGE
DIBBLE - HARRIS
Millers Corners, N. Y. -
We chronicle two weddings. The lucky
ones are Edward Bennett
and Clara Sage,
and Clara Harris,
all of Miller's Corners. The
ceremonies were performed by Rev. L. S. Atkins, March 10th. We hear of
several more contemplating marriage. We might mention names, but do not
wish to be personal in the matter.
From Ontario County Journal 1 Apr 1881
OWEN - CASKEY
Canadice, N. Y. -
Although the roads are almost impassable, yet
the matrimonial car passed through town on Thursday the 17th, and Mr.
and Miss Ellen Caskey
of this town stepped
aboard and after a ride of six miles
were united in marriage at the residence of Rev. W. J. Hobbs, of
Springwater. The happy couple started immediately for Buffalo and the
Falls, where they will spend a few days. Our best wishes to them in
their new sphere.
From Geneva Daily Times 4 March 1904
PHILLIPS - PHILLIPS
Canandaigua, N. Y. - James A. Phillips
and Miss Neva
both of Phelps, were united in marriage at the Methodist
parsonage by Rev. Dr. J. W. Webb Wednesday evening.
From Geneva Daily Times 9 March 1904
THOMPSON - PYBUS
The many friends of Mrs. Nettie Pybus
of Gorham will be
interested in knowing that she was married Monday at Gorham to William
Some of the guests who left Monday morning by way of
Geneva to attend the wedding, were unable to reach Gorham because
of washouts on the Middlesex Valley.
From Geneva Daily Times 11 March 1904
BUDD - VANDERVOORT
Phelps, N. Y. -
The marriage of Isaac Budd
both of Shortsville, took place Wednesday
evening at the Methodist parsonage, Rev. E. L. Waldorf officiating. The
bride is the only daughter of Gilbert M. Vandervoort, a former resident
of this village.
PHILLIPS - JONES
Announcement has been made of the marriage of Arthur J. Phillips
Miss Neva Jones,
both of this place,
which took place at Canandaigua March 2.
From Geneva Daily Times 14 March 1904
DARLING - BOUNDS
Canandaigua, N. Y. -
Thursday, at Chapinville, about four miles
from Canandaigua, occurred the marriage of Harry Darling
that place and Miss Christabelle B. Bounds
of Shortsville. The
marriage took place at the home of the groom's grandfather, Francis
Tiffany, and was performed by Rev. Arthur T. Dougall of the Canandaigua
From Geneva Daily Times 22 March 1904
HENNESSEY - DALTON
The engagement has been announced of Frank G. Hennessey,
of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Hennessey of Clinton street, and Miss
of Rochester, a sister of John Dalton, until
recently in the employ of the Thalman wholesale fruit company on
Exchange street. The wedding will take place April 5, at Rochester. Mr.
Hennessey is employed at the passenger station of the New York Central
at Buffalo and after the wedding the couple will reside in that city.
From Geneva Daily Times 24 March 1904
WHEELER - HEINS
At the German Lutheran church in Milton street last evening at 7:30
o'clock occurred the marriage of Miss Emma Heins,
Mr. and Mrs. Julius Heins of 34 Milk street, to John Leon Wheeler.
church was prettily decorated, an arch of evergreens intertwined with
spring flowers being erected over the middle aisle, while the sanctuary
was filled with palms and other potted plants, and the altar decorated
with flowers. The church was filled with many friends of
the contracting parties long before the hour set for the event. The
bridal party entered the church to the strains of the Mendelsohn
march, played by Herman Gorney, and proceeded to the sanctuary, where
they took seats. The full Lutheran wedding services were then read in
English by Rev. Martin Toewe, pastor of the church, and the couple
man and wife, after which benediction was pronounced and the "zetz
sung by the choir. The party left the church to strains of Lohengrin
were driven to the home of the bride's parents in Milk street, where a
wedding reception was held. The ushers at the church were Mr. Preis,
Gorney and Frederick Wichman. Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler will reside in this
From Geneva Daily Times 28 March 1904
PETERS - COOPER
The bans of marriage between George Peters
both of Phelps, were published in St. Francis
From Geneva Daily Times 29 March 1904
WILSON - TONGATE
The marriage of Arthur L. Wilson
and Miss Matie
both of Canandaigua, took place at the
Presbyterian parsonage Friday evening. The ceremony was performed by
Rev. A. J.
From Ontario County Journal 17 June 1881
WEBBER - RICE
East Bloomfield, N. Y. - Mr. Charles Webber
and Miss Anna Rice
were united in marriage on Saturday of last week, and Charley, like
a great many other unfortunate young men in similar circumstances, has
not been seen since.
TERWILLIGER - TORRENCE
Victor, N. Y. -
The wedding of Miss Carrie Torrence
on Wednesday evening. The bridegroom, Mr. Lefever
of Brooklyn, is an estimable young man. Miss Torrence
is the only daughter of Col. Torrence, who is well-known in this
as a veteran of the Mexican war.
From Geneva Gazette 27 April 1883
GREEN - SCOVILLE
At the residence of Mr. Elisha Scoville of Phelps, on Wednesday evening
of this week, Mr. Wm. H. Green
of Geneva and Miss Francena
of Phelps were united in marriage. The ceremony was
performed in a graceful and impressive manner by Rev. Dr. J. J. Porter,
pastor of the Presbyterian church of Phelps. The immediate relatives of
the bride and groom only were invited. The presents were numerous,
choice and rare. After the elegant refreshments were served the happy
couple took their departure on the 10:45 p.m. train for Geneva, where
they at once begin housekeeping. The groom will be recognized as the
popular and genial clerk in Slocum Bro's dry goods store. His bride is
a lady of fine education and accomplishments, and will grace the social
circles of Geneva. They have the hearty good wishes of a host of
friends and admirers. May the honeymoon last until life's sun shall set.
From Geneva Daily Times 4 April 1904
LONG - BARREY
a former student at the High school, will
be married Wednesday morning to Miss Jessie Francis Barrey
Canandaigua, the ceremony to be performed at 9 o'clock in St. Mary's
church at that place.
From Geneva Daily Times 5 April 1904
HALL - VIET
At 7 last night at the residence of Dean McDonald on Exchange street,
took place the first marriage of the post-Lenten season, the principals
being Nellie Teresa,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Viet
of No. 648 South Exchange street, and Raymond Lee Hall
Elmira. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Father McPadden. The bride
was attired in blue broadcloth and wore a black hat, artistically
with plumes. She was attended by her cousin, Elizabeth Connolly, who
brown broadcloth and a hat to match. Both carried large bouquets of
The groom was attended by Daniel Higgins, a cousin of the bride. After
ceremony the couple were driven to the home of the bride's parents,
a reception was tendered the young couple, fifty guests being present.
John Wright of Pittsburg and John Anderson of Seneca Falls were among
out-of-town people present.
From Geneva Daily Times 6 April 1904
COMSTOCK - OVERSLAW
Phelps, N. Y. -
The marriage of Elmer Comstock
Rochester, to Miss Genevieve L. Overslaw
of this village, took
place Saturday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John M. White. The
ceremony was performed by Justice of the Peace William Cornford.
From Geneva Daily Times 8 April 1904
FOGARTY - COX
of Phelps and Miss Nellie Cox
Newark were married Wednesday at the home of the bride's aunt, Mrs.
Eleanor Northup, at Newark, Rev. E. H. Conrad of the Baptist church
Mr. and Mrs. Fogarty will reside in Phelps.
From Geneva Daily Times 9 April 1904
STEPHENSON - LE MUNYON
Phelps, N. Y. -
The marriage of Jannette V. LeMunyon
both of this village, took place Thursday evening at
the home of the bride. The ceremony was performed by Rev. J. M.
Gilbert, rector of St. John's Episcopal church, in the presence of only
the immediate members of the contracting parties. Mr. and Mrs.
Stephenson will reside in the Blaisdell homestead on Church street.
From Geneva Daily Times 21 April 1904
DAY - CUER
One of the prettiest home weddings of the season was that solemnized at
the home of Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Cuer
, No. 197 Castle street,
last night, when their daughter, Edna Luella,
became the bride
of Thomas Freeman Day
of Romulus. The ceremony was performed
by Rev. Dr. Sills, rector of Trinity church, in the presence of a large
gathering of friends and relatives. At eight o'clock the couple marched
to the parlor to the strains from Lohengrin played by George Roberts,
and took their places
amid a bower of palms, evergreens, ferns and house plants. The ceremony
was simple, there being no bridesmaids. Following the ceremony, a
was served, after which the young couple left on a wedding trip to
They will reside at Barker, Niagara county, where the groom has charge
a large vineyard. The bride, who has a host of friends in the city, was
the recipient of many handsome and useful gifts, including a grand
piano, a gift from the groom. The majority of the others were
From Geneva Daily Times 21 April 1904
BAGSHAW - SPARKS
A pretty wedding took place last evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
Henry Sparks, No. 83 North Genesee street, when their eldest daughter, Miss
Mary E. Sparks,
became the bride of Robert S. Bagshaw.
ceremony was performed by Rev. J. B. Hubbs, D. D., rector of St.
Peter's church. The bride was attended by Miss Georgia Sparks and Miss
Emma Turner, while William Sparks served as best man. Two little flower
girls preceded the bridal party. A gown of grey silk was worn by the
bride and the two bridesmaids
were dressed in white. The presents were costly and numerous,
for the most part of silverware and furniture. Immediately after the
supper, the bride and groom departed, amid the cheers and good wishes
their friends, for their new home on East North street.
From Geneva Daily Times 22 April 1904
NESTER - THORNE
Waterloo, N. Y. -
A quiet, but pretty wedding occurred at South
Waterloo Wednesday evening when, at the home of the bride, Miss
Jennie Margaret Thorne,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Thorne, was
in marriage to Henry B. Nester
of Geneva. Rev. John Q. Adams,
pastor of the Presbyterian church, performed the ceremony. The bride
was attired in a gown of crepe de chene over taffeta. After a collation
pair left on the 9:07 train for a trip to New York, Philadelphia and
points east. Upon their return they will be at home after May 15, to
friends at their future residence, No. 72 Genesee street, Geneva.
From Geneva Daily Times 26 April 1904
SEABROOKE - McDONOUGH
A quiet wedding took place at the residence of Very Rev. Dean McDonald
at 2:30 yesterday when he married Miss Susie McDonough
North Exchange street and Frank Seabrooke
of 26 North avenue.
The bride wore a dress of white voile with a hat to match and was
attended by a cousin, Miss Minnie Gallagher, who was prettily attired
in gray voile. Edward McDonough was best man. After the ceremony, a
dinner was served at the home of the bride after which Mr. and Mrs.
Seabrooke left on an eastern trip.
From Geneva Daily Times 27 April 1904
O'CONNOR - RYAN
At St. Francis de Sales church at 9 o'clock this morning, took place
the marriage of Miss Margaret Ryan,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Michael Ryan of 258 Castle street, and John O'Connor
street. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Father McPadden in the
presence of a large number of relatives and friends. The bride was
attired in blue voile, with hat to match, and carried white carnations.
She was attended by Miss Mary Dailey, who also wore blue, with a white
hat. Michael Neary acted as groom's man. Immediately following the
ceremony the young couple took the 9:16 Central train for Rochester and
the west. They will reside here.
CASEY - BRENNAN
At 10 o'clock at St. Francis de Sales church took place the marriage of
Miss Margaret Brennan,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Brennan
of West William street, and William Casey.
The ceremony was
performed by Very Rev. Dean McDonald, who celebrated the nuptial mass
that followed. The bride was attired in white silk and wore a white
hat. She carried bridal roses. She was attended by her sister, Miss
Nellie Brennan. Francis J.
Casey, a brother of the groom, was best man. A wedding reception was
the young couple at the home of the bride's parents following the mass.
They will reside in the city.
COMPSON - CUTTER
The announcement has just been made of the marriage of Adah Louise
of Howard street and Mayland Compson
street. The ceremony was performed last Wednesday by Dr. N. B. Remick,
pastor of the North Presbyterian church. Lillian Gondry and Floyd
Cutter were the witnesses. Mr. and Mrs. Compson surprised their many
friends when they returned from their wedding trip today and made the
From Ontario Chronicle 22 August 1900
SHANNON - BUCKLEY
A pretty wedding occurred at St. Mary's Church last Wednesday
afternoon, when Joseph Shannon,
of Newark, N. Y., and Miss
of Canandaigua, were united in marriage by the Rev. D. English.
Elizabeth Buckley was the maid of honor and Jeremiah Buckley was best
William T. Sweeney, of Canandaigua, and William Toomey, of East
were the ushers. The bride was gowned in white silk and carried a
of white asters, while the maid of honor wore a gown of heliotrope.
following the church ceremonies a reception was held at the home of the
bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Buckley, of Gorham street. The
included friends and relatives from East Bloomfield, Stanley, Geneva
Penn Yan. After a wedding trip Mr. and Mrs. Buckley will reside in
They carry with them the good wishes of a host of friends.
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