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Marriages
Groom's List
1848-1870

Groom Bride Date Place Notes
Abbott, Jacob F. Bickmore, Martha J. 09 Jan 1850    
Abel, Joseph Winchester, Martha J. 09 Jan 1866    
Able, Mannassah Ingalsby 12 Jul 1869

Adams, David Mann, Lydia 30 May 1849    
Adams, William B. Utley, Martha Anne 03 Nov 1849    
Ainsworth, Frank Harrington, Mollie 21 Oct 1867    
Alden, Isaac Barnard, Henrietta 13 Jan 1854    
Aldridge, Hardin L. Selvey, Margaret 14 Apr 1867    
Alexander, Henry S. Collins, Jane Marie 11 Feb 1849    
Alexander, T. E. Huff, Phoebe R. 24 Mar 1864    
Allen, A. Bailey Revere, Malinda 05 Feb 1867    
Allen, Andrew Maynard, Nancy 17 Sep 1854    
Allen, Charles Gaylord, Sarah A. 28 Jun 1856    
Allen, Charles Winslow, Rebecca Mrs. 19 May 1850    
Allen, Chas. Jr. Kemmish, Mary 21 Feb 1864   Dau of Charles & Elizabeth Wilkey Kemmish
Allen, Thomas Pardoe, Mary Ann 20 Nov 1869

Armour, Philip Martin, Emma O. 02 May 1870
Arnold, John Griffith, Frances 21 Sep 1870

Asking, John Dunn, Sarah T. 05 Jul 1870

Askins, Isaac M. Spears, Margaret 15 Oct 1869

Avery, Thomas Harrington, Lydia 29 Apr 1849    
Axtell, L.S. Wade, Fanny 17 Apr 1862    
Backus, P. C. Knowles, M. E. 13 Dec 1870

Baker, J.K.P. Lyons, Lucy L. 30 Jan 1865 Co. Bluffs Son of James A. & Helena Baker; d. Glenwood, IA
Baker, James P. Johns, Sarah Mrs. 01 Dec 1867    
Bailey, Turner S. McGee, Helen 06 Jul 1869

Baker, F. M. Gardner, Elizabeth 08 Jan 1870

Bales, William C. Riley, Martha J. 25 Feb 1870

Ball, Thomas Hoover, Sarah J. 21 Jul 1868    
Banberry, Charles Lloyd, Emma 28 Aug 1869

Bando, Christian Jensen, Karen 05 May 1868    
Bangs, Stephen D. Hall, Jane B. Mrs. 15 Jan 1862   Stephen Bangs is cousin to Lucy Lyons Baker
Banks, Samuel Mulholland, Mary 25 Feb 1870

Bante, Frederick Knox, Caroline 30 Sep 1870

Barker, L. C. Sharp, Eliza 07 sep 1868    
Barkoff, John S. Berry, Sarah E. 30 May 1867    
Barlow, Truman R. Reel, Sophronia P. 25 Dec 1856   Reel family of Crescent and Loveland, IA
Barritt, Isaac N. Prentice, Maggie M. 29 Aug 1870

Bates, J. A. T. Reed, Margaret J. 09 Aug 1866    
Bates, James Fink, Harriet E. 16 Feb 1863    
Baumann, J. G. Mueller, Katrina 28 Sep 1868    
Beadle, M. Parker, Sela 27 Nov 1865    
Beard, James B. Dodge, Julia M. 29 Sep 1868    
Beard, Lewis Driver, Leonora G. 20 Aug 1854    
Bermingham, I. Bay, Elsie 14 Feb 1867    
Bethers, Francis Maxfield, Emma 15 Jan 1865    
Bethers, Mahlon Maxfield, Margaret H. 01 Jan 1862    
Bethers, Z. Welch, Cora 02 Oct 1865    
Bevan, James Shields, Mary 09 May 1850    
Bickmore, Gilbert Huntsman, Katharine J. 13 Mar 1849    
Binkley, D. H. Settles, Frank 11 Sep 1869
 
Blackmer, Matthew Saunders, Laura Ann 27 Aug 1870    
Blain, James Rider, Mahala 06 Oct 1869

Boehmer, George R. Freeman, Mary J. 07 Feb 1870

Boren, Alonzo H. L. Heatherington, Jane 14 Mar 1867    
Boren, J. B. Brownell, Agnes Mrs. 01 Oct 1868    
Bouroughs, D. L. Wilson, Ellen J. 10 Jun 1869
 
Bower, Emory M. Cash, Mary Ann 11 Nov 1868    
Bowles, Samuel O. Mohat, Louisa 03 May 1868    
Brackett, C. T. Smith, Letitia 04 Jul 1868    
Bradley, Absalom Walters, Sarah 12 May 1866    
Brady, Charles Custard, Eliza 05 Mar 1870

Brady, Peter Spicer, Hester A. 25 Jul 1865    
Brayton, George McCann, Catharine 25 Nov 1870

Brennen, Patrick Kenney, Bridget 01 Nov 1866    
Brick, Edward Harkins, Mrs. B. 21 May 1869

Briggs, John L. Blackley, Mary E. 26 Dec 1867    
Brock, James McDonald, Amanda E. 01 Apr 1869

Brotherton, Isaac A. Sheldon, Eunice E. 20 Oct 1867    
Brown, Edward P. Campbell, Rose J. 28 Jan 1868    
Brown, O. M. Robinson, Orpha A. 05 May 1869

Brown, Samuel Dale, Margaret 26 Oct 1869

Bunnell, Joseph A. Headlee, Sarah Jane 14 Aug 1856    
Bunnell, A. W. Cocklin, Eliza 21 Jul 1861    
Bunnell, Byron L. Sarvis, Catharine 15 Apr 1868    
Burroughs, J. H. Arnold, Clara S. 29 Sep 1869

Butler, Joseph H. McMullen, Mary C. 29 May 1870

Bybee, Alfred A. Valier, Rosella 27 May 1866    
Bybee, Lee Smith, Mary 21 Jun 1849   Lee Bybee died at Salt Lake City
Bye, Amos Haver, Addie 24 Apr 1869

Cadis, Edward Broadwick, Delia 21 Jul 1870

Caldwell, J. A. Poole, Delia D. 29 Apr 1869

Campbell, Lyman Hartwell, Caroline 31 Aug 1856    
Campbell, W. B. Cummins, Jennie 10 Jul 1867    
Campbell, William W. Ross, Hannah 01 Jan 1864    
Canaida, Woodfork R. Green, Hannah 09 Mar 1870
 
Carey, James Hand, Anna 27 Mar 1869

Carlisle, John P. Cook, Caroline E. 20 Oct 1869

Carlson, A. P. Peterson, Anna 31 Dec 1869

Carms, Joseph Z. Hoon, Lucy A. 19 Jul 1870

Carr, John Bantee, Louisa 19 Jun 1869

Carrier, Freeborn Babb, Martha A. 24 Jan 1870

Carter, Hilan M.
McGavern, Nancy J. 22 July 1858
 
Chipps, James Johnson, Mary Ann 25 May 1869  
Clark, E. W. Aury, Sarah C. 17 Sep 1870    
Clark, Philip Lawless, Mary 14 Nov 1870
 
Clark, Thomas I. Bryan, Florence V. 18 Nov 1870
 
Cloward, Jacob Yearsley, Elizabeth 24 Mar 1849
 
Colburn, James Bartlett, Annie 12 Feb 1870
 
Collins, Patrick Martin, Lucinda 15 Feb 1869

Condit, S. W. Waldo, Cordelia 17 Sep 1870

Conn, John Fessenden, Valina 10 Jun 1870
Cook, Henry C. Woodrun, Mary E. 29 Jul 1869

Cooper, A. P. Woods, Kate 28 Sep 1869

Cooper, B. F. Smith, Elizabeth Ann 14 Dec 1869

Cowitz, Theordore Vincent, Margaret 02 Dec 1870

Coyle, J. W.
McMurray/McMeeray, Elizabeth
01 May 1860
Council Bluffs
By W. L. Biggs; performed on the bank of the Missouri River; bride and groom on their way to California
Cox, Perry Barnett, Barbara 25 Oct 1869

Craig, W. M. Rosencrans, Lucy 29 Oct 1870

Crawford, Chas. H. Londrigon, Mary 08 Sep 1870

Crawford, Joseph A. Barker, Henrietta 06 Aug 1869

Culver, Alviron Jones, Mary F. 29 Oct 1870

Curtis, D. B. Weinch, Maggie 28 Mar 1870

Cusick, John Cusick, Vinie 24 Oct 1870

Dean, Richard M.
Quick, Harriet A.
07 Oct. 1866
Pottawattamie County
From Cass County marriages
Devol, Paul C. Swobe, Kate 03 Feb 1868    
Diebolt, Peter Atkins, Amanda 0 7 Jul 1858
By James Craig J. P.
Downs, Ezekiel Graham, Frances M. 15 June 1851    
Downs, William Ellis, Minerva 01 Jan 1868    
Douglass, Charles D. Joy, Ellen J. 27 Jul 1858     By T. M. Goodfellow, Minister
Davenport, John J. Shipp, Martha E. 23 Jul 1870

Davenport, Taylor Reese, Elizabeth 25 Mar 1869

Davidson, H. F. Cole, M. V. 12 Dec 1870

Davis, M. J. Randall, Margaret 30 Jul 1869

Davis, Peter Seymour, Ellen M. 22 Nov 1870

Davis, William Robb, Lizzie 22 Jun 1869

Dean, A. J. Miles, Emily 08 Feb 1870

Delawan, J. T. Hoon, Anna M. 08 Jul 1869

Demont, Leroy Barnes, Mary 01 May 1869

Dingman, John B.
Foy, Elizabeth
23 Nov 1848


Dingman, John B.
Ritter, Martha Ann
02 Mar 1853


Dowling, Jeremiah Losh, Angeline 18 Jun 1870

Downing, J. H. West, Ella L. 01 Nov 1869

Downs, Wayne Graybill, Polly 28 Dec 1869

Duffey, Thomas McAney, Bridget 26 Jun 1869

Duncan, William J. Kearns. Clarissa J. 12 Feb 1870

Dunlap, R. N. Crosen, Lizzie 18 Mar 1870

Dunn, James Shupe, Thersa 01 Mar 1849    
Eagan, John Thompson, Annie 03 Sep 1869

Eberle, Wm. E. Barnett, Emma J. 22 Dec 1870

Elliott, T. P. Norton, Jennie P. 05 May 1870

Elvin, R. M. Hartwell, Eveline 12 Feb 1870

Empkie, L. C. VanPelt, M. L. 08 Sep 1870

Evans, Edward Richards, Alice 09 Nov 1849    
Evans, Isaac Davis, Caroline 19 Mar 1864    
Evans, J. C. Slaven, Martha 30 May 1865    
Evans, John Haywood, Ann 25 Aug 1849    
Evans, John Reese, Sarah 10 Oct 1866   Sarah sister to Jane Reese
Evans, Joseph Reese, Jane 26 Oct 1866 Co Bluffs  
Evans, M. O. McClintock, Ellen 31 Mar 1864    
Evans, Samuel S. Bayliss, E. 18 Oct 1865    
Fair, John C. Wadsworth, Hellen 21 Nov 1870

Farley, J. C. Henehan, Mary 08 Feb 1869

Farrell, James Tracy, Julia 16 Apr 1870

Ferguson, A. G. Dixon, Marion 04 Nov 1869

Finch, R. J. Boehner, Louisa H. 14 Apr 1869

Finn, John Wyman, Kate 30 Jan 1869

Fisher, Jonathon C. Bateman, Betsy Jane 10 May 1869

Fisher, William Doughty, Ada 07 Dec 1869

Flammant, M. Schulz, Pauline 20 Nov 1869

Fletcher, Geo. W. Wheeler, Martha 26 Oct 1870

Florida, Martin Hobbs, Loretta Jane 14 Jan 1869

Folsum, J. Blake, Sarah M. 05 Jul 1869

Ford, Thomas H. Martin, Mary R. 27 Mar 1869

Foster, N. D. Sober, E. J. 08 Mar 1870

Franklin, J. N. Pealing, Mary 01 Jul 1869

Freeman, W. H. Shipp, Melinda 20 Sep 1869

French, Thomas Roberts, Mary 12 Feb 1869
 
Fuller, C. Ward, Agnes 02 Mar 1869

Fuller, C. Z. Woods, Helen M. 26 Apr 1869

Fuller, Henry Linden, Katrina 28 Sep 1870
 
Galloway, Charles Cutler, Anna 11 Mar 1849    
Gatrost, Henry Downs, Emily 14 Jun 1868   See Downs family cemetery
Gillett, L. E. Follett, Matilda 21 Feb 1861    
Graybill, George W. Sexton, Hannah Mrs. 15 Feb 1863    
Graybill, Meredith Downs, Mary Ellen 01 May 1862    
Graybill, S. R. Davis, Jane 02 Oct 1864    
Graybill, Salathiel Denton, Nancy L. 05 Jan 1867    
Graybill, Simeon P. Downs, Frances M. Graham Mrs 05 Oct 1862    
Graybill, William A. Spears, Agnes J. 08 Jan 1862    
Graybill, William L. Pilling, Hannah 26 Apr 1852    
Guittar, Francis Morgan, Mary Ann 31 Dec 1859    
Hartwig, Otto A. Keeline, Johanna 08 Aug 1867    
Hatcher, Champion Sales, Lucinda 16 Oct 1858    
Hatcher, J. W. Starter, C. A. 09 Dec 1866    
Hatcher, James Mohatt, Mary 13 Nov 1862    
Hatcher, James L. Skelton, Eliza Jane 28 Oct 1866    
Higbee, Truman Graham, Polly Ann 08 Feb 1857    
Hopkins, Ezekiel Whiteside, Eliza 22 Mar 1849    
Hough, M. A. Barrett, Naomi 14 Aug 1862    
Hughes, Martin
Wickham, Mary
10 May 1858
By J. F. Tracy Catholic Priest
Johnson James S. Bowels, Maggie E. 11 Apr 1864    
Johnson, J. W. Reed, Cynthia 08 Aug 1866    
Johnson, John J. Truly (Turley), Olive 30 Mar 1867    
Johnson, P. Benson, Caroline 02 Dec 1868    
Johnson, Phillip Scannion, Catharine 25 Jun 1867    
Johnson, William McGavren, Amanda 01 Jan 1865   Dr. Robt McGavren early settler
Johnson, William C. Root, Margaret 13 Apr 1853    
Johnson, William P. Reynolds, Anna J. 07 Aug 1866    
Jones, Allen S. Fletcher, Eliza E. 11 Sep 1864    
Jones, Charles A. Champlain, Amanda 06 Jan 1869    
Jones, Ellis Skelton, Sarah L. 16 Mar 1856   See Jones Cemetery
Jones, Hardin Skelton, Mary 18 Oct 1860   See Jones Cemetery
Jones, Hugh Hughes, Hannah Mrs. 07 Oct 1850    
Jones, John Evans, Rachel 22 Nov 1850    
Jones, John Lewis, Mary E. 20 Sep 1867    
Jones, Jonathan Reel, Sarah E. 12 Jun 1864    
Jones, Noah Meredith, Mary Mrs. 14 Oct 1850    
Jones, Reese Davis, Elizabeth 16 Jun 1850    
Jones, Reuben W. Skelton, Catharine 21 Jun 1858    
Kemmish, Peter C. Lidgett, Susan 20 Nov 1864   P.C. Kemmish died Woodbine, IA, Harrison Co.
Kuhn, Wm. H. Garner, Julia H. 13 Nov 1860    
Lee, William H. Carter, Harriet A. 11 Mar 1849    
Lewis, Nelson Musser, Emily I. 12 Apr 1864   Daughter of John Musser
Lowe, Henry
Aveyard, Esther 24 Aug 1862

Loyd, Isaac Alexander, Nancy M. 23 Jan 1853

Lucas, Henry J. Rouyer, Mary E.P. 17 Sep 1865

Lumbard, Horace Spencer, Sarah M. 05 Aug 1867

Lusk, John W. Park, Mary 20 May 1851

Lynch, Milton McCord, Elizabeth 12 Sep 1852

Mace, O. P. [originally transcribed as Mace, C. P.] Elswick, Martha E. 29 Mar 1864
See J. C. Elswick bio. Oliver P. Mace, per 1870 census.
Mace, David A. Jones, Emely E. 13 Feb 1860
See 1870 census, Pott. Co., Rockford Twp, p. 202
Mace, Elias S.M. Wood, Sarah F.


Mace, John A. Jones, Ruth 30 Apr 1857

Mack, Wm. Stinson, Sarah Jane 01 Feb 1866

Mackintosh, John A. Black, Melinda 03 Dec 1852

Mackintosh, Solomon P. Stump, Eliz. Jane 09 Mar 1851

Macland, John Bardsley, Elizabeth 27 Mar 1852

Maddon, James
Wallace, Ellen
13 May 1858
By J. F. Tracy Catholic Priest
Magee, Henry Morgan, Matilda 14 Sep 1857

Magonigle, Alvi Morhouse, Adi 27 Oct 1867

Maguire, P.M. Rodgers, Margaret A. 10 Jun 1864

Mahoney, Stephen Beaver, Mrs. Martha 13 Apr 1851

Mallory, Elisha Hall, Mary 22 Mar 1849    
Manwell, John Grove, Hannah 21 Mar 1850*

Marble, Horace Davenport, Martha Ann 02 Jan 1850

Marble,. W.M. Kelly, Hannah E. 25 Sep 1862

Markwood, N.W. Tovy, Johanna 23 Jun 1867

Marshall, Alexander Streter, Abigail 08 Jan 1854

Marshall, J.H. Miller, E.J. 09 May 1868*

Martin, B. Hall, Malinda 12    Apr 1859

Martin, K. Underwood, Lissie 13 Oct 1855

Martin, Marvin A. Bady, Amelia F. 30 Sep 1868

Martin, Moses Manning, Cynthia G. 04 Jan 1851

Marvin, George Bennett, Sarah 26 Nov 1866

Mason, James K. Thompson, Emeline 22 Oct 1868

Mason, Jesse Johnson, Eliza Ann 22 Apr 1849

Matlack, Alexander C. Motz, Ellen E. 27 Aug 1868

Matthews, Allen Clarke, Sarah Ann 08 Sep 1849

Maxfield, William H. Rishton, Emma S. 18 Dec 1862    
McMahon, Dr. P. J.
King, Sallie A.
14 July 1855
Savannah, Mo.
Groom from Council Bluffs; bride from Savannah, Mo.; by Rev. Baxter.
Meacham, Erastus D. Jones, Martha 04 Feb 1849    
Meacham, John W. Vallier, Ruth 09 Feb 1858    
Meginnis, Joseph B Debow, Mary J. 20 June 1858
By Saml. Eggleston J. P.
Mikesill, John Skinner, Sarah 25 Dec 1859    
Millett, Artimus Leemaster, Lucenia 09 Mar 1849    
Morgan, James
Limon, Eliza Jane
01 May 1960
Council Bluffs
By W. L. Biggs; performed on the bank of the Missouri River; bride and groom on their way to Oregon
Nason, Richard Howard, Mary 27 Jun 1858
By J. F. Tracy Catholic Priest
Olney, Justin J. Morrison, Mary E. 9 Aug 1865    
Omeg, Christopher Seige, Mary 03 Dec 1866    
Otto, G. B. Pricket, Sarah J. 19 Aug 1859    
Otto, William J. Conner, Alice 25 Dec 1867    
Owens, Francis M. Douglass, Samantha 23 June 1854    
Owens, John W. Garner, Mary 29 Dec 1863    
Owens, Thomas Winchester, J. M. 11 Sep 1865    
Packard, Romanza Ross, Mary 01 Oct 1867    
Palmer, Henry C. Musser, Frances L. 04 Oct 1860   Frances daughter of John and Caroline (Souls) Musser; sister to Charles O. of Civil War diaries)
Palmer, John F. Kirkwood, Kezia 10 Nov 1861    
Palmer, Reuben C. Miller, Lottie 10 Mar 1867    
Palmer, William Sinclair, Cora A. 25 Aug 1864    
Park, William A. Wilson, Matilda 24 Apr 1849    
Parker, William Burton, Harriet Mrs. 04 Jun 1850    
Parshal, William K. Miles, Lucenia 08 Dec 1867    
Pilling, Thomas Stoddard, Alice 09 Aug 1863    
Pratt, D. S. Williams, Lusina 16 Jan 1860    
Preston, Sowell Bradway, Delia E. 27 May 1858
By Wm C. Hindman J. P.
Pritchett, John T. Graybill, Abigail 12 Apr 1862    
Raine, C. W. Canning, Mary Jane 27 Jul 1861    
Ransom, John A. Bybee, Mary Matilda 03 Mar 1849    
Reel, Perry Branson, Milly 06 Apr 1862    
Reel, William R. Lawrence, Eveline M. 28 Apr 1857    
Register, Josiah Thomas, Eunice E. 20 Jul 1849    
Reynolds, William T. Adams, Catharine S. 22 Aug 1858
By X. W. Kynett, J. P.
Rice, Leonard Babbitt, Elizabeth 18 Mar 1849    
Robinson, Samuel J. Vallier, Emily 11 Mar 1860    
Rose, William W. Garner, Marinda 04 Dec 1853    
Roydes, Robert Doran, Catharine 06 Aug 1858
By J. H. Sherman, C Judge
Scarborough, W. H. Kinsman, D. E. Mrs. 24 Jun 1860    
Schultz, Ferdinand Henry
Heesch, Margaret
03 Mar 1896
Council Bluffs

Shadden, James H. Kuykendol, Mary E. 13 Aug 1863    
Shadden, Joseph M. Cady, Rachel 10 Dec 1857    
Sherman, John H. Smith, Nettie 30 Sep 1858 Council Bluffs
By Rev G.W. Watson. John was a Pottawattamie Co. Judge. [Submitted by Alice (Ecila13 at aol dot com)]
Skelton, F. M. Jones, Martha Ann 07 Oct 1860    
Skelton, Isaac Brandon, Jane 06 Dec 1860    
Skelton, Isaac S. Branson, Nancy 05 May 1868    
Skelton, Jeremiah Daley, Nancy 09 May 1868    
Smith, John Jones, Patsy 10 Oct 1849 Co. Bluffs  
Smith, John G. Downs, Susannah 05 Nov 1848    
Smith, Lewis Garner, Rachel 08 Dec 1868    
Spears, William Stoker, Luvinia 25 May 1864    
Spencer, B. P. Mace, Milly Jane 20 Apr 1859    
Stoker, Orson H. Owen, Elizabeth 08 Jan 1868    
Stowell, Ambrose Mace, Sarah F. 18 Oct 1866    
Sulton, F. M. Garner, N. Ellen 24 Oct 1861    
Surber, Enoch A.
Rath, Minnie V.
27 Dec. 1883

 
Taylor, Benjamin Smith, Eliza  12 Feb 1855 Crescent  
Taylor, John J. Bratton, Martha L. 18 Sep 1863    
Taylor, William H. Bratton, Mary E. 28 Sep 1865    
Terry, Henry S. Thompson, Matilda 02 Jan 1870 Crescent  
Vallier, Thomas Shadden, L. E. 27 Oct 1859    
Walker, Mr. T. Vat or Vest, Catharine 28 Jul 1867
S. J. Hansen, County Judge
[Handwritten in record]
Williams, John Jones, Mary Mrs. 29 Jul 1849    
Williams, Thomas Jones, Anne 16 May 1851    
Wray, Joseph
Rudd, Sarah Ann
17 May 1858
By X.W. Kynett J. P.

Contributed by Allen Alsman, Gail Meyer Kilgore and Erica De Coursey. Some information extracted from LDS Library, FHL microfilms 1018501 through 1018509 and microfilm 227280 for years 1848-1856. contributed by Mona Sarratt Knight.