Marriage of Chris Braun & Martha Bohlken

Married December 7, 1910




LeMars Sentinel, December 9, 1910

Miss Martha Bohlken, daughter of Siefke Bohlken, of this city and Chris
Braun, of Akron, were quietly married at the German Methodist church
parsonage on Wednesday afternoon at three o'clock, the pastor Rev. F.H.
Thiel, officiating. The young people were attended by Miss Lydia
Bohlken, a sister of the bride, and A.C. Krause, of this city.

The bride is a well known LeMars young woman with many friends in this
vicinity. Mr. Braun is a carpenter in Akron where he is well known and
respected. A wedding supper was served in their home and they left on
the night train for a visit with relatives in Holland, Mich.


~Photograph and news item contributed by family descendant, Glenna Rice.


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