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Scott, Robert & Jane "Jennie" Dempster, Marriage Lic. 1899

SCOTT, DEMPSTER, MATHWIG, HODGSON

Posted By: Viv Reeves (email)
Date: 3/16/2005 at 21:24:52

Information from the Plymouth County, Iowa Marriage Register:
Page: 217
Number of License: 2
Date of License: 2-28-1899
By whom affidavit, if any, is made: -- --
By whom consent to Marriage is given: -- --
Full Name of Groom: Robert H. Scott
Place of Residence: Neptune
Occupation: Farmer
Age next Birthday: 26 years
Race or Color: White
Place of Birth: Iowa
Father's Name: Albert Scott
Mother's Maiden Name: Anna Mathwig
No. of Groom's Marriage: 1st
Full Name of Bride: Jane R. Dempster
Maiden Name if a Widow: -- --
Place of Residence: LeMars
Age next Birthday: 21 years
Race or Color: White
Place of Birth: Iowa
Father's Name: John Dempster
Mother's Maiden Name: Phoebe Hodgson
No. of Bride's Marriage: 1st
Where and When Married: Neptune, March 2, 1899
Witnesses: Laura Scott, James Dempster
By Whom Certified, Name and Office: Frank W. Wilson
Date of Return: 3-20-1899
When Registered: 3-20-1899
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LeMars Sentinel
Monday, March 6, 1899

STANTON: (Special Correspondence)

On Thursday afternoon last Jennie Dempster and Robert Scott were united
in marriage at the residence of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. John
Dempster. A large number of relatives and friends were present to
witness the ceremony. Rev. J. Wilson, of the M.E. church, of Merrill,
officiated. The bride and groom received a large number of presents,
many of which were selected with a view of use rather than ornament.
Both of these young people have spent their entire lives in this
locality and are noted for their habits of industry and thrift. They
will be missed by the young people of the neighborhood. They will start
housekeeping in a few days on the farm secured by the groom located a
short distance east of Neptune. Their many friends unite in wishing
them a happy and prosperous voyage through life.


 

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