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1MARRIAGE RECORDS
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Pat Smith   Marriage License and Certificate of William KENNEDY and Sarah KENNEDY
State of Illinois      McDonough Co.
The people of the State of Illinois:
To any regular Minister of the Gospel authorized to marry by the
Society to which he belongs, any Justice of the Supreme Court, Judge or
Justice of the peace, Greeting==
    These are to license and authorize you to celebrate and certify the
marriage of William H. Kennedy and wife Sarah Kennedy and for so doing
this shall be your sufficient warrent.
     Witness Isaac Grantham  Clerk and the seal of our County Court
within and for said county at Macomb this second day of August in the
year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred and fifty one.
     Isaac Grantham  clerk

McDonough County, I do hereby certify that I joined in the state of holy
matrimony, Mr. William Kennedy and wife Sarah Kennedy on the seventh day
of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
one.
    Given under my hand and seal, this seventh of August A.D. 1851
          William Twaddle A.G.



Eileen Harper Worthington   Marriage information for George Grant PORTER & Bianca KEPPLE
McDonough County marriage record #3254.
George Grant Porter, 19 of Mound Township, McDonough County, Illinois, married Bianca Kepple, 20, also of Mound Township, on October 30, 1889, in Bardolph, Illinois.

George was the son of George Washington Porter and Martha (Mattie) Wallace.  He was born December 19, 1870, Montebello, Hancock County, Illinois. He died December 1, 1950, Mercy Hospital, Oelwein, Iowa, Buchanan County.



Eileen Harper Worthington   Marriage information for John Amos WORTHINGTON & Mabel Marie CROSS
John Amos Worthington was born on 12 Dec 1898 in Holdredge, Phelps Co., NE.  He married Mabel Marie Cross on 20 Jul 1920 in Bushnell, IL.  Mabel Marie Cross was born on 19 Sep 1902 in Walnut Grove Twp., McDonough Co., IL.


Eileen Harper Worthington   Marriage information for Donald H. HAGEMEISTER & Lucille Glenrose WORTHINGTON
Lucille Glenrose Worthington was born on 14 Jul 1921 at home, in Bushnell, McDonough County, Illinois. She married Donald H. Hagemeister on 15 Nov 1939 in McDonough County, Illinois.  Donald H. Hagemeister, died on 21 Jun 1992.


Eileen Harper Worthington   Marriage information for Wayne WOODWORTH & Fern Rose WORTHINGTON
Fern Rose Worthington was born on 15 Jul 1926 at home, in Walnut Grove Twp., McDonough Co., IL. She married Wayne Woodworth on 4 Jun 1964. Wayne Woodworth, (died on 7 Mar 1969.  Buried in Oakwood Cem., Macomb, McDonough Cty., IL).  She also married Albert Helms.  Albert Helms was born on 2 Dec 1914.  Died on 14 Jul 1959.


Eileen Harper Worthington   Marriage information for Claude Miles MCCANCE Sr & Grace Vella SCOTT
Claude Miles McCance Sr. was born on 15 Apr 1875.  Died on 22 Apr 1947 in Macomb, McDonough Co., IL. He married Grace Vella Scott in Feb 1910 in Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL.  Grace Vella Scott was born on 7 Jun 1890.


Eileen Harper Worthington   Marriage information for Wendell Scott MCCANCE & Mae FORD
Wendell Scott McCance was born on 5 Mar 1926 in Swan Creek, Warren County, Illinois. He married Mae Ford on 6 Sep 1947 in Macomb, IL, McDonough Cty.  Mae Ford was born on 24 Jun 1929 in Good Hope, IL, McDonough Cty.


Pat Smith   Marriage License for William P. KENNEDY and Rosie L. DICKEY
Marriage License, Minor
Mr. William P. Kennedy with Miss Rosie L. Dickey
Issued February 4, 1888
C. W. Denes, Clerk
Full name of Groom  William P. Kennedy
Place of residence  Brooklyn
Occupation   Blacksmith
Age next birthday  20 years, color  W, Race  American
Place of birth  Schuyler Co. Il.
Father's name  Wm H. Kennedy
Mother's Maiden Name  Sarah L. Kennedy
Number or Groom's marriage  First
Full name of Bride  Rosa L. Dickey
Place of residence  Colchester, Il.
Age next Birthday  20 years, Color  White, Race,  American
Father's name  Joseph Dickey
Mother's Maiden Name  Mary Smith
Number of Bride's narriage  First
Married at Colchester in the County of McDonough and the State of
Illinois, the 4th day of February 1888.
Witnesses to marriage  Alford Johnson and Glenn Johnson
We hereby certify that the information above is correct to the best of
our knowledge and belief.
   signed:   William P. Kennedy
                 Rosa Kennedy
    I hereby certify that the above is correct return of a marriage
certified by me.
         John D. Torn
              Justice of the Peace
Dated at Colchester this 4th day of February, 1888.


Shirley (Steele) Thielbar   Marriage information for Alexander STEELE and Elizabeth TANDY
Mr. Alexander Steel of Bethel Twp., McDonough Co., Illinois, age 46 and Miss Elizabeth Tandy of Bethel Twp., McDonough Co., Illinois age 26.  Married 9 March 1898 by William F. Tandy, Justice of the Peace, in Fandon, Illinois.

Alexander Steele was born in Missouri, the son of Robert Steel and Mary Arnold. This was his third marriage. Elizabeth B. Tandy was
born in Illinois and the daughter of Jeptha Madison Tandy and Lettie Barber. Elizabeth's first marriage. Witnesses were: Sidney Carnahan and Una Tandy.



Shirley (Steele) Thielbar   Marriage information for Alexander STEELE and Mrs. Annie A. ELGIN
Mr. Alexander Steel of Industry, McDonough Co., Illinois, age 42 and Mrs. Annie A. Elgin, of Industry, McDonough Co., Illinois, age 29. Alexander was born in Missouri, the son of Robert Steel and Mary Arnold. This was his second marriage. Anna A. Elgin was born in Schuyler Co., Illinois, the daughter of Oscar Starr and Eliza E. Nelson. Her second marriage. They were married at James Cassandas
in Industry,  McDonough Co. Illinois on 13 Sept. 1894 by _. A. Cordell. Witnesses: Oscar Starr and George W. _olac_.


Shirley (Steele) Thielbar   Marriage information for Alexander STEELE and Lavina E. STONEKING
Alexander Steele of Good Hope, age 31 and Miss Lavina E. Stoneking of Bethel Twp., age 19 were married 18 Nov. 1883 in Bethel Twp. by G. Raymond. Alexander was born in Missouri and the son of Robert Steele and Mary Arnold. Lavina E. Stoneking was born in McDonough Co. Illinois, the daughter of Jacob Stoneking and Sarah Pruett.  Witnesses: G. Raymond and Lena Steele.


Mona Sarratt Knight  Marriage information for Levi T. DETINGER and Anna MAGERS
#432 Levi T. Detinger, 25 Fulton Co., parents Frederic & Julia Sigfried Detinger; married July 24, 1879 by G.W. Arnolds, to Miss Anna Magers, 18, Walnut Grove, marriage in Bushnell.


Mona Sarratt Knight   Marriage information for Charles MAGERS and E.R. McCUTCHEON
#433 Charles Magers, 22, Fulton Co., parents Elza and Elizabeth (Patterson) Magers; married July 24, 1879 by G.W. Arnold, to Miss E.R. McCutcheon, 20, Prairie City, parents Robt. & Elizabeth McMilan McCutcheon marriage in Bushnell.


Mona Sarratt Knight   Marriage information for William MAGERS and Mandanie WAGNER
#686 William Magers, 23, Bushnell, and Miss Mandanie Wagner, 19, Bushnell, on April 5, 1876, by L.S. Mills in Bushnell.


Mona Sarratt Knight   Marriage information for John BYERLY and Sarah Jane MAGERS
#969 John BYERLY, 34, Prairie City (2nd marr), parents Jacob Byerly and Bertie Shutz, on February 9, 1881 to Miss Sarah Jane MAGERS, 24, Prairie City, parents Elzie Magers and Elisabeth Patterson.


Pat Smith   Marriage Certificate for Josiah DICKEY and Mary Ellen SMITH
State of Illinois
I hereby certify that I joined in the Holy State of matrimony, Mr Josiah Dickey and Miss Mary Ellen Smith on the sixth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred and sixty. given under my hand and Seal, this 10th day of December A.D. 1860.


Joyce Chambers   Marriage Certificate for Kinsey CAHILL and Sarah E. BOWEN
State of Illinois, McDonough County,  I hereby Certify that I joined in Holy State of Matrimony, Mr. Kinsey Cahill and Miss Sarah E. Bowen on the fifth day of June in the year of our Lord, One Thousand, Eight Hundred and Seventy. Given under my hand and Seal, this sixth day of June, A.D. 1870, S.K. Hallum, Minister of the Gospel.

Joyce Chambers   Marriage Certificate for William H. HALL and Sarah Jane CAHILL
State of Illinois, McDonough County,  I Hereby Certify that I joined in Holy State of Matrimony, Mr. William H. Hall and Miss. Sarah Jane Cahill on the seventeeth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven. Given Under My Hand and Seal, this Eighteeth day of March, A.D. 1867, J.C. Reynolds, Minister.


Joyce Chambers   Marriage Certificate for Thomas J. SHEPHERD and Laura CAHILL
State of Illinois, McDonough County,  I Hereby Certify that I joined in Holy State of Matrimony, Mr. Thomas J. Shepherd and Miss. Laura Cahill on the Twenty-eighth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty seven. Given Under Hand and Seal, this Twenty eighth day of July, A.D. 1867, John C. Reybolt, Minister of the Gospel.


Joyce Chambers   Marriage Certificate for Thomas CAHILL and Alice HALL
State of Illinois, McDonough County, I, G.T. Colvin a Baptist Minister, certify that Mr. Thomas Cahill and Miss. Alice Hall were united in marriage by me, at The Brides Father's, in the County of McDonough and the State of Illinois, on the 10th day of November A.D. 1878, G. T. Colvin, Pastor Bap. Chur., Sciota, IL.