HINSDALE COUNTY MARRIAGE RECORDS FROM 1876

(from Museum records not complete)

 

Information has been transcribed from original documents but is not guaranteed accurate. Copies of the original documents are available from the Hinsdale County Historical Society for a small fee.

Arranged Chronologically


1876


David Hughes and Kittie Eastman, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, married May 7 1876, by Probate Judge Alba R. Thomson in the presence of William Bartholf and Birdie Wade.


1877


David Lowenstein and Lizzie Garmann married October 22, 1877, by Justice of the Peace M. Kayser in the presence of Abraham Rapp and Charles Weinberg.


1878


William Wilson and Pollard A. Kerns married by Justice of the Peace W. P. Bishop at Lake City on June 13, 1878 in the presence of Mr. and Mrs. William Wolfe.

Charles E. Higgins and Sarah J. Buckingham married by Justice of the Peace J.P. Galloway at Antelope Park, Colorado, June 17, 1878 in the presence of C. W. Brooks and Thos. R. Darnell.

William Alden and Christina Alden married July 28, 1878 at Antelope Park, Colorado, by Justice of the Peace J.P. Galloway and in the presence of C. W. Brooks and James Bealin.

Monett Hotchkiss and Mima C. Barnes married at Lake City on July 31, 1878 by Rev. George M. Darley.

George Frederick Pearce and Ellen Maria Toll, both of Lake City, by Justice of the Peace Henry ***** on August 8, 1878.

John W. Chapman and Simmonetta M. Fields married October 23, 1878 at Antelope Park, Colorado, by Justice of the Peace J.P. Galloway in the presence of N. Rathermill and C. G. Bilyson (?).

George B. Gregory and Miss Lizzie Shaffer married by Justice of the Peace Joseph Donnell, November 17, 1878.

Edward Strasburg and Estella Lyons, both of Lake City, married November 29, 1878 by Justice of the Peace W.P. Bishop in the presence of John Davis.

David Karl and Miss Malisee Evans married morning of December 22, 1878 by Justice of the Peace Meyer Kayser in the presence of Miss Haddie Barnes and Mrs. M. Hotchkiss.


1879


Nathan Dickinson and Rachael Simon married September 11, 1879, by Justice of the Peace M. Kayser in the presence of L. D. Estep and S.E. Estep.

Barney Mallon and Hanna Burns married September 14, 1879, by John H. Brinker, a Roman Catholic Clergyman, in the presence of William Patterson and Mrs. Bridget Patterson.

Nason M. Goodwin and Roberta Wade married October 5, 1879, by Justice of the Peace M. Kayser in the presence of Enos Norton and Mrs. F. A. Richards.


1881


James Kane and M. E. Moore, both of Hinsdale County, apply for marriage license on May 22, 1881, from Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell.

Benjamin Ogle and Mrs. Elizabeth Davis, both of Lake City, apply for marriage license on July 27, 1881, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell.

Nicholas Waters of San Miguel in the county of Ouray and Cecilia Eustice of San Miguel in the county of Ouray, apply for marriage license on August 10, 1881, attested by Justice of the Peace W. P. Bishop in the presence of Mrs. W. P. Bishop and John F. Brown.

Joseph B. Michaels and Bernice A. Conway, both of Lake City, apply for marriage license September 20, 1881, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell.

W. E. Johnston and Lucy A. Stiers, both of Lake City, apply for marriage license August 28, 1881, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell. Marriage is performed by Justice of the Peace Jno. H. Simmons on August 28, 1881, in the presence of F. A. Fairchild and G. H. Colvin.

E. H. Biggers applies for marriage license August 29, 1881, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell.

John A. Elliott and Sarah McKelvy, both of Lake City, apply for a marriage license on September 2, 1881, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell.

Charles W. Hill and Millie E. Oglesby, both of Lake City, apply for marriage license on September 13, 1881, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk J.C. Bell.

Presley Brown of Hinsdale County and Violet M. Fawcett of Hinsdale County were married at Fawcett's Ranch, Gunnison County, on September 29, 1881, by Rev. H.M. Whaling of Lake City in the presence of Hattie Barnes, D. J. Kelley, and John Sisson.

John Young and Rachael Griffith, both of Lake City, were married in Lake City on September 27, 1881, by Rev. H. M. Whaling of Lake City in the presence of Richard Griffith and John Davis.

Joseph A. Hunt and Sarah A. Smith, both of Hinsdale County, were married on October 26, 1881, by Hinsdale County Judge George W. Henry in the presence of H. C. Olney and E. N. Campbell.

D. N. Wheeler and Miss L. B. Barrett, both of Lake City, were married November 11, 1881, at Lake City by Hinsdale County Judge George W. Henry in the presence of Wm. Penn Harbottle and E. H. Smith.

Thomas Wilson of Antelope Springs, Colorado, and Miss Mary E. Watson of Antelope Springs, Colorado, were married December 3, 1881, at Antelope Park, Colorado, by Hinsdale County Judge George W. Henry in the presence of D. W. Soward and J.P. Galloway. In their application for marriage, the groom states that he is 27 years old and that his intended bride is age 18.


1882

George A. Brockway and Miss Louise Markt, both of Hinsdale County, were married January 14, 1882, in Lake City by Justice of the Peace Jno. H. Simmons in the presence of Simon Hartman and Henry Kohler. In their application for marriage, the groom states he is 24 years old and that his intended bride is age 22. John Pendleton files a letter stating he is personally acquainted with the groom.

Sam Levi and Miss Luna B. Madaris, both of Lake City, received their marriage license on March 16, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. In his application for marriage, the groom states he is 21 years old and that his intended bride in age 19. Josephine Wood, mother of Luna B. Madaris, signs her consent stating that the father is dead and dated Sulphurett Mine on March 16, 1882.

Harry C. Beaty and Julia Stamm, both of Lake City, received their marriage license on April 25, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. In his application for marriage, the groom states he is 29 years of age and that his bride is age 19.

James Duggan and Miss Maggie M. Flora, both of Lake City, were married May 4, 1882, by John H. Brinker, a Roman Catholic Minister, in the presence of Mr. Terrence Brennan and Miss Rosa Duggan. V.P. Flora, father of the bride, signs a consent form dated May 4, 1882, stating his daughter is 16 years old.

William H. Taggart and Miss Mary Frances Fortner, both of Lake City, received their marriage license on May 6, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly.

Patrick H. McEnany and Miss Maggie Connor, both of Hinsdale County, received their marriage license May 13, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thoams Shanly.

Oscar McCreary and Miss Sallie Perkins were married July 2, 1882, in Lake City by Justice of the Peace Jno. H. Simmons in the presence of Geo. A. Brookes and Geo. Hine. In his application McCreary states he is 30 years old and that Miss Perkins is age 26.

G. James Zanenitti and Miss Domenica Zanold, both of Lake City, receive their marriage license on July 16, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. On his marriage application, groom states he is 29 years old and that Domenica is age 30.

M.L. Kinsey and Carrie Rheim (possibly Rhein) applied for a marriage license on August 5, 1882, attested by County Clerk Thomas Shanly. Kinsey states he is 23 years old and that Carrie A. Rheim is 25.

William Snyder and Miss Nettie Back applied for a marriage license on August 7, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. In his application Snyder states he is 22 years of age and that Miss Back is 20 years old. A. E. Vincent states he is acquainted with the bride.

George W. Marshall and Priscilla Foster Annie Hunt, both residents of Lake City, applied for a marriage license on September 16, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. Application states groom is 29 years old and Miss Hunt is age 24.

Terrance Brennan and Miss Rose Duggan, both of Lake City, were married September 24, 1882, by Justice of the Peace Jno. H. Simmons in the presence of Jas. Duggan, Jr., and Maggie Duggan. Application for marriage states that Brennan is age 27 and that his bride is 23 years old.

Ralph Williams and Miss Emma A. Train, both of Lake City, were married October 17, 1882, by Justice of the Peace Jno. H. Simmons in the presence of J. O. Miller and Amy (Any) Miller. Application states groom is 28 years old and bride is 26.
 

Charles Saunders and Miss Sadie Biebush, both of Lake City, applied for a marriage license on October 21, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. In his application Saunders states he is 27 years old and that his intended bride is age 25.

Bernard Orth and Miss M. F. Emile Kahne, both of Lake City, applied for a marriage license on December 13, 1882, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. Application states that Mr. Orth is 33 years old and that Miss Kahne is 22 years old.


1883


Henry Youmans and Miss Ellen Thomson, both of Lake City, applied for marriage license on September 15, 1883. In his application, Youmans states he is 35 years old and Miss Thomson is age 26. Their marriage was officiated by Hinsdale County Judge George W. Henry at Lake City on September 16, 1883, and was filed for record on September 17, 1883. Witnesses at the wedding were Ida Youmans and Kate Hunter.

Edmond F. Snook and Miss Laura B. Barnaby, both of Lake City, applied for a marriage license on January 13, 1883, attested by Hinsdale County Clerk Thomas Shanly. In his application, Snook states he is 33 years old and Miss Barnaby is 19 years old. The marriage license was filed for
record on January 17, 1883.

Joseph S. Long and Miss Ellen Fresh, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and respectively age 35 and 18, applied for a marriage license on April 25, 1883. The marriage license was filed for record on May 1, 1883.

Albert Dalchow and Miss Theresia Koehne, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, ages 25 and 27 years of age, applied for a marriage license on July 10, 1883. The marriage license was filed for record on July 16, 1883.

David Lowenstein and Miss Fannie Rapp, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 22, 1883. In the application, Lowenstein states he is 33 years old and that Miss Rapp is age 22. Judge M. B. Gerry performed the marriage in Lake City on August 23, 1883, the certificate stating that the groom is a resident of Silverton, Colorado, and Miss Rapp is a resident of Lake City. Witnesses at the ceremony were Alferd Schiffer and Isaac Schiffer. The certificate was filed for record on August 24, 1883.

Charles D. Peck and Mrs. Katie Foss, both resident of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 22, 1883. In his application, Peck states he is 50 years old and that Mrs. Foss is age 40. The marriage license was filed for record on September 24, 1883.

J. C. Garretson, Jr., and Miss Adele P. Cook, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 2, 1883. Mr. Garretson states he is 26 years old and that Miss Cook is 24. The marriage license was filed for record on October 3, 1883.

George T. Ball of Sapinero in Gunnison County, and Miss Ida M. Hardy, Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 20, 1883. Ball is 27 years old and Miss Hardy is age 22. The marriage license was filed for record on December 22, 1883.


1884


William H. Crooke and Miss Mary F. Mendenhall, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 30, 1884. Mr. Crooke states he is 23 years old and Miss Mendenhall is 22 years old. The marriage was conducted by Rev. Charles Fueller, Minister of the Gospel, at Lake City on January 30, 1884, with John J. Mayers and J.C. Garretson, Jr., as witnesses. The marriage license was filed for record on January 31, 1884.

Henry A. Avery and Miss Mary E. Watson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 31, 1884. Mr. Avery is 36 years old and Miss Watson is 22. The marriage license was filed for record on April 15, 1884.

Charles Schafer and Miss Augusta Toepfler, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 17, 1884. Schafer states he is 38 years old and Miss Toepfler is age 22. The marriage license was filed for record on May 27, 1884.

J. W. Ashby and Mrs. A.H. Kounts, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 13, 1884. In his application, Ashby states he is 30 years of age and Mrs. Kounts is 39. The marriage license was filed for record on June 14, 1884.

John Kneebone and Miss Mary Jane Cruse are married by Rev. Charles Fueller, Minister of the Presbyterian Church, on September 7, 1884 in Crookeville, Hinsdale County. Witnesses are John W. Plummer and John M. Thomas. The application for marriage dated September 5, 1884, is made by William Cruse on behalf of Kneebone and his daughter, Mary Jane Cruse. He states that the intended groom is 21 years old and that Mary Jane Cruse is 16, nearly 17, years old.

James L. Wing of Antelope Park, Hinsdale County, and Mrs. Eda Bernard of Antelope Park, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 23, 1884. In his application, Wing states he is 34 years of age and that Mrs. Bernard is 26 years old.


1885


David S. Hoffman and Miss Ida M. Youmans, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 10, 1885. The prospective groom is 33 years old and Miss Youmans is age 22. The marriage takes place in Lake City on August 13, 1885, with Rev. Charles Fueller officiating. No witnesses sign the certificate of marriage.

Stephen Harper and Miss Mary Osborn, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, apply for a marriage license on August 3, 1885. Mr. Harper is age 27 and Miss Osborn is age 26.  The marriage takes place on August 10, 1885, with Rev. Charles Fueller officiating. Witnesses at the ceremony are
P.M. Hanson and W. S. Mitchell.

Elias Adshade, Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Bertha M. Kranichfeld, Barnum, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on July 11, 1885. Mr. Adshade is age 30 and Miss Kranichfeld is 18. The marriage license was filed for record on July 13, 1885.

Jerome Noakes and Mrs. Carrie Miers, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 16, 1885. Mr. Noakes stated his age as 25 in the application and stated Mrs. Miers is age 24. The marriage license was filed for record on April 17, 1885.

David Dillard of Nurse Ranch, Gunnison County, and Miss Sarah Elizabeth Hardy, Nurse Ranch, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on March 4, 1885. Mr. Dillard states his age as 28 and Miss Hardy is 16 years old. The application is signed by both Dillard and Miss Hardy's guardian, Eliza J. Brownlee. "I Eliza J. Brownlee do hereby certify that I am the legal guardian of Sarah Elizabeth Hardy and that she is 16 years of age, her mother being dead and the father does not reside with the family and I do herby consent to the marriage of my said daughter by adoption with David Dillard, license for which marriage is applied for. Witnessed at Lake City this 4th day of March, 1885. Eliza J. Brownlee." Rev. Charles Fueller officiated at the marriage on March 4, 1885, in
Lake City, with S.T. Wicks and Irus Nurse as witnesses.


1886


Joel K. Mullin and Miss Annie L. Perkins, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 1, 1886. In the application Mullin states he is 49 years old and that Miss Perkins is 29.

Gid R. Propper and Mrs. Josephine Cross, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 6, 1886 before Hinsdale County Clerk Moritz Stockder. Both Propper and Mrs. Cross state their ages as 29 years old.

William Cohagan, of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Mrs. Clara Abbott, Nashville, Tennessee, applied for a marriage license on January 21, 1886. Mr. Cohagan states his age as 25, and Mrs. Abbott is 25 years old.


1887


S. L. Brown of Animas Forks, San Juan County, and Miss Kate Wharton of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 19, 1887. The license application is made by W. S. Elmendorf on behalf of the couple. Mr. Brown, according to the application, is 30 years old and Miss Wharton is age 22. The marriage license is filed November 22, 1887.

N. G. Moore and Mrs. Ella Gray, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, apply for a marriage license on February 5, 1887. The marriage license application is made by Charles McDougal on behalf of the contracting parties. In the application, McDougal states that Mr. Moose is 54 years old and that Mrs. Gray is 34 years old. Thomas S. Kirker, Justice of the Peace, officiates at the wedding in his office in Lake City on February 5, 1887. Witnesses at the wedding are Carrie Olson and Jessie Kirker.

George S. Mott, of Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, and Miss Mary F. Kirker, Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 4, 1887. The application for marriage is made by John O. Davis of Lake City. The prospective groom's age is 30, Miss Kirker is 21 years old. The marriage license is filed for record on July 5, 1887.

Andrew Jard and Mrs. S. A. Shoemaker, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 28, 1887. The application is made by behalf of the couple by J. K. Mullin of Lake City. Mr. Jard, according to the application, is 55 years old and Mrs. Shoemaker is age 40. Thomas S. Kirker, Justice of the Peace, officiates at the wedding in Lake City on March 28, 1887, with J. K. Mullin and Mrs. Mullin as witnesses.

Charles Forberg and Miss Amelia Maurer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 24, 1886. Mr. Forberg states his age is 36 years old and that Miss Maurer is age 27. The wedding takes place in Lake City on August 24, 1886, with Presbyterian Minister Francis M. Gilchrist officiating. Witnesses at the wedding are Louis Kafka and John Maurer.


1888


Edward S. Shelby and Miss Florence E. Howell, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 28, 1888. Shelby states his age is 42, while Miss Howell is age about 36. Justice of the Peace H. A. Avery officiates at the wedding in Lake City on January 29, 1888, with Hannah Ashley and R. P. Best as witnesses.

John Swanson and Mrs. Emma Strom, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on February 2, 1888. Swanson states his age as 50, and Mrs. Strom is 30 years old.

E. S. Smith and Mrs. F. J. Settle, both of Hinsdale County, apply for a marriage license on February 14, 1888. Mr. Smith states he is 37 years old and that Mrs. Settle is age 38.

George F. Campbell, of Gunnison County, and Miss Nellie Hale, of Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on July 20, 1888. In the application, Campbell states his age as 24 and Miss Hale's as 18. Attested by Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor.

A.M. Wilson and Miss S.R. Miller, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 28, 1888. In the application Wilson states his age as 29, while Miss Miller is 25 years old. Attested by H. A. Avery, Deputy, on behalf of Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor.

O. D. Zeigler and Miss Isabelle McLauchlan, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 4, 1888. Zeigler is 33 years old and Miss McLauchlan is 29. Attested by H. A. Avery, Deputy, on behalf of Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor.

Charles E. Carter and Miss Mary Peck, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 8, 1888. The groom's age is 28 and Miss Peck is age 20. Attested by H. A. Avery, Deputy, on behalf of Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor.

Sherman Williams and Miss Addie May Watson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 29, 1888. The groom gives his age as 23 and Miss Watson is 18 years old. Attested by H. A. Avery, deputy, on behalf of Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor.

Albert G. Wood and Miss Susie Olson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 22, 1888. The prospective groom's age is listed as 20, while Miss Olson is 16 years old. "I, Miss Ida Olson do hereby certify that I am the mother of Miss Susie Olson and that she is sixteen years of age, her father is dead, and I do hereby consent to the marriage of my said daughter with Albert G. Wood, license for which marriage is applied for. Witness Lake City this 22nd day of December, 1888. Ida Olson." "I, George D. Wood do hereby certify that I am the father of Albert G. Wood and that he is twenty years of age and I do hereby give my consent to the marriage of my said son with Susy Olson, license for which is applied for. Witness my hand at Montrose this 20th day of December, 1888. G. D. Wood. I certify to the above signature of G. D. Wood as the father of Albert G. Wood, Wm. B. Upton, County Clerk, Montrose County, Colorado."


1889


Francis A. Ralph and Mrs. Eliza Repath, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 12, 1889. Both parties state that they are of lawful age and the certificate is attested by H.A. Avery, deputy, on behalf of Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor. The license is filed for record on April 20, 1889.

John Bowness and Miss Lizzie Ann Watts, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 18, 1889. Bowness states he is 21 years of age, Miss Watts is over 18 years of age. The marriage license application is made by Thomas Griffiths on  behalf of the couple
and is attested by H.A. Avery, deputy, for Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor. The marriage license is filed for record on May 21, 1889.

Edward Vreland and Mrs. S .A. Jard, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 7, 1889. In his application Vreland states he is 27 years old and that Mrs. Jard is over 18 years old. Henry A. Avery, Justice of the Peace, officiated at the wedding in Lake City on June 7, 1889 with Mrs. E. Adshade and Mrs. M. J. Beam as witnesses.

Alonzo G. Marean and Miss Ellen Patterson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 20, 1889. Mr. Marean's age is given as 30, Miss Patterson is 20 years old. The marriage took place August 2, 1889, and was filed by H.A. Avery, Deputy, on behalf of Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor on August 3, 1889.

Ernest A. Foster and Miss Angie Billings, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 12, 1889. The application, which is filed on behalf of the couple by Ed. V. McNeil, states Foster's age as 32 and Miss Billings as 21 years old. The marriage took place September 12, 1889, and was filed September 16, 1889, by H. A. Avery, deputy to Hinsdale County Clerk William Connor.

Peter F. Crowley and Miss Maud Cook, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 12, 1889. Mr. Crowley states his age as 30 and Miss Cook is 20 years old.

George H. Veo of Cimarron, Montrose County, and Miss Gertrude May Ashley, Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 31, 1889. The application was filed on behalf of the couple by E. H. Biggers of Lake City. Veo is 25 years old and Gertrude Ashley is 17 years old. The bride's mother is Hannah Ashley. The marriage took place October 31, 1889, and the certificate was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk H. A. Avery on November 2, 1889.


1890


G. D. Cummings and Miss Jessie Ellen Gilmour, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 14, 1890, the groom's stated age 30 and the prospective bride age 23. The marriage took place January 15, 1890, with Rev. J. R. Cooper officiating and Zeno Felder and W. I. Edgerton as witnesses.

Preston Hicks and Miss Della Joslin, both of Lake City and respectively 24 and 23 years of age, were married by Rev. J. R. Cooper on February 22, 1890, with G. A. Patz and Miss L. E. Cobbs as witnesses. The application for their marriage was applied for by John Cobbs on February 22, 1890, Cobbs stating both are over age 21 and that the contracting parties are first cousins.

James Buchanan Slatter and Lillie May Donovan, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 3, 1890. The groom's stated age is 33 and the bride is 23 years old. The marriage occurred April 3, 1890, and was certified to Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry.

Gus Ingols and Miss Priscilla B. Hunter, both of Hinsdale County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on April 8, 1890, and were married on the same day, as certified to Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry. In their application, Ingols states his age as 30 and Miss Hunter is 27 years old.

Gustave Koehne and Kallie Cohn, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 5, 1890 and were married by Rev. J.R. Cooper on the same day in the presence of Mary Vial and Edwin H. Biggers. The groom's stated age is 35 and the bride is age 20.

William O'Brien of Aspen, Pitkin County, and Margaret Rider Elmendorf, Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 6, 1890, stating their ages as 31 for the groom and Miss Elmendorf, 19. The marriage took place at Lake City on June 7, 1890, with Rev. J. R. Cooper officiating and witnessed by W. M. Drennon and W. J. Elmendorf.


1891


Pasqual Maio and Miss Teresina Napoli, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 15, 1891, stating their ages as 28 for Maio and 20 for Napoli. The marriage took place on December 20, 1891, in Lake City and was conducted by Catholic Priest John J. Riordan. Witnesses at the wedding were Gabriele Napoli and Maria Napoli.

Ed. Rowan and Miss May Graver, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, were married by Rev. J. R. Cooper in Lake City on December 2, 1891. Witnesses at the ceremony were Nettie M. Rowan and Mrs. E. Wann. Mrs. Emma B. Wann, Lake City, guardian of the bride, applied for the couple's marriage license on December 1, 1891, stating the groom is age 26 and the bride was age 17 on her last birthday.

A. W. Croft and Mrs. Mary Vial, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 12, 1891, stating their ages as Croft, 29, Mrs. Vial, 37. The marriage license was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. B. Fry on September 23, 1891.
 
Robert Nolan, Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Ellen Bogart, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 20, 1891. The couple's stated ages were Nolan 27 and Miss Bogart 18. The marriage took place on August 20, 1890, before Justice of the Peace Henry A. Avery in Lake City. Witnesses at the marriage were Mrs. Maggie McEnany and Joseph E. Connor.

W.A. Wagner, Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Minnie Carey, Delta, Delta County, applied for a marriage license on August 15, 1891. The couple's stated ages are Wagner, 27, and Carey, 19. The marriage was conducted by Rev. J. R. Cooper on August 16, 1891, in Lake City, with Mr. A. S. Lewis and Mrs. Sarah Lewis as witnesses.

B. F .H. Adams and Miss Mathilda Couraud, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 10, 1891. The groom is 35 years of age and the prospective bride is 19. The marriage took place at Lake City on August 10, 1891, and was officiated by Justice of the Peace Henry A. Avery in the presence of Geo. F. Fray and Mrs. M. E. Avery.

L. J. McNeil and Miss Mammie Foster were married in Lake City on May 20, 1891, with Rev. J. R. Cooper officiating. Witnesses at the ceremony were E. A. Foster and D. H. Burner. The couple's marriage license was applied for on May 19, 1891, by E. A. Foster who stated that the groom is 30 years of age and the bride is age 27.

Charles Shark, Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Cynthia Snelson, Delta, Delta County, applied for a marriage license on May 16, 1891, their stated ages being Shark, 38, Snelson, 22.

James L. Ray and Miss Celia Belle Ferguson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 12, 1891, stating their ages as Ray, 31, Ferguson, 19. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiated the wedding on May 12, 1891, in Lake City in the presence of Thomas D. (L.?) Ray and V. Emma Ray.

George Bowness and Miss Mary A. Griffith, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 22, 1891. The couple's states ages - groom, 23, bride, 17. Consent to marriage under age 18 for the bride is given by the bride's father. "I, Thomas Griffith, do solemnly swear that I am the Father of Mary A. Griffith and that she is 17 and 1/2 years of age and I do hereby consent to the marriage of my said daughter with George Bowness." Marriage license is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. B. Fry on April 28, 1891.

John Berryman and Miss Viola Holroyd, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 22, 1891, their stated ages Berryman, 28, Holroyd, 18. Berryman signs the application with crossed lines "his mark." The application was witnessed by Geo. Bowness. The marriage license was formally filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. B. Fry on April 28, 1891.

H. C. Jenkins and Miss Lizzie Martin, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 17, 1891. The groom states his age as 24, the prospective bride is age 25. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiated at the wedding in Lake City on April 17, 1891, with Angus Snedaker and John R. Sapp serving as witnesses.

G. A. Patz and Miss Laurie Ellen Cobbs, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on February 3, 1891. The groom states his age as 21 and the bride is 18.

Edwin V. McNeill and Miss Nora Billings, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, were married in Lake City on February 18, 1891, by Rev. J. R. Cooper in the presence of Webb S. Whinnery and George Boyd. Ernest Foster applied for the couple's marriage license on February 17, 1891. The groom's age is given as 34 years and the bride is 18 years old.

Chambers Copeland of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Tresa Hatten, Gunnison, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on February 9, 1891. The couple's stated ages are Copeland, 50, Miss Hatten, 35. The marriage takes place February 12, 1891, at Youman, Hinsdale County, with Catholic Priest John J. Riordan officiating. Witnesses at the ceremony are V. Youmans and M. Youmans.


1892


E. L. Sleeper, Ouray, Ouray County, and Miss Jessie Kiker, Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 5, 1892. Sleeper's stated age is 36 years old, Miss Kirker is 20 years old. The marriage license is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. B. Fry on January 9, 1892.

Daniel T. McLeod and Mrs. Mary White, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 20, 1892, their stated ages being McLeod, 33, Mrs. White, 35.

J. B. Michaels and Mrs. Mary Brown, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 21, 1892. Michael's stated age is 46, Mrs. Brown is 26 years old. Rev. C.A. Parker of the Baptist Church conducted the wedding in Lake City on March 22, 1892, with John M. Essington and F. W. Donahoo as witnesses.

John Milan and Miss Kate Duncan, both of Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 16, 1892.

George Hider, Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Olive Estella Carmichael, Delta, Delta County, applied for a marriage license on June 15, 1892. The prospective groom's age is 26 and Miss Carmichael is 18 years old. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiates at the wedding ceremony on June 15, 1892, in the presence of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Hanson.

Archie A. Miller and Miss Minnie E. Schultz, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 29, 1892. The groom is 22 years old and Miss Schultz is 22. Rev. C.A. Parker of the Baptist Church officiated at the couple's wedding in Lake City on June 29, 1892, with witnesses A.M. Dodds and Mame T. Coleman.

Jos. T. Guffey and Miss Alice Dunagan, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 9, 1892, Guffey stating his age as 23 and Miss Dunagan, 18. Rev. J.R. Cooper officiated at the wedding on July 10, 1892, in the presence of Geo. F. Fry and Mary C. Fry.

Frank Welch and Miss Mamie Raesler, both of Creede, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 27, 1892. The couple was married by Rev. R.J. Cooper at Lake City on July 27, 1892, with Eva M. Ferguson and Lena Burrows serving as witnesses.

Peter Joseph Walsh and Miss Ida A. Bellows, both of Capitol City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 5, 1892. The groom's age is given as 24 years and Miss Bellows is 18-1/2 years old. Rev. C.A. Parker of the Baptist Church officiated at the wedding at Capitol City on October 7, 1892, with Ed. Keenan and Ada Bellows as witnesses.

Charles H. Ray and Miss Flora E. Johnson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 2, 1892. In their application, the groom states his age is 42 years old and that Miss Johnson is age 32. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiates at the wedding in Lake City on November 6, 1892, with witnesses Thomas L. Ray and V. Emma Ray.

A. J. Clark and Miss Alabama Dilley, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 5, 1892. The groom's age is 29 and the bride is age 19.

Geo. H. Boyce and Miss Lottie B. Smith, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 15, 1892. In their application, the groom states his age as 23 and Miss Smith, 23. The couple married November 24, 1892, and the license was filed for record on November 26, 1892.

Fredrick F. Bishop, Bachelor, Hinsdale County, and Margaret A. Young, Bachelor, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 28, 1892. The groom's stated age is 25 years old, the bride is 27 years old. The marriage license was filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. B. Fry on December 13, 1892.


1893


Edward Jory and Elizabeth J. Vial, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 31, 1892. Ages of the contracting parties are groom, age 30, and bride, 18. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiated at the wedding January 1, 1893, at Lake City with Mrs. V. Emma Ray and A. W. Croft serving as witnesses.

Charles Steele and Cynthia S. Weed, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 17, 1892. The groom's age is 42, the bride, 20. The marriage ceremony was conducted by Rev. J. R. Cooper on January 1, 1893, at Lake City with Miss Ida O'Bryan and J. J. Guentherodt serving as witnesses.

William France and Jennie Silcox, both of Creede, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 23, 1893. In their application, France states his age as 48 and Miss Silcox is 30 years of age. William France of the County of Hinsdale and State of Colorado, who being duly sworn, disposes and says that he has arrived at the age of twenty-one years, and that Miss Jennie Silcox has arrived at the age of eighteen years; that they, the parties for whom said application is made, are now single and unmarried, and may lawfully contract and be joined in marriage. Sworn and subscribed this 19th day of January, 1893. William France his 'X' mark, Cassius Webb, notary Public, witnesses Joseph Whiteley, Wm. Tewksbury, John L. Jones." The marriage was conducted by Justice of the Peace Joseph H. Whiteley on January 24, 1893, at the City of Creede, Hinsdale County, in the presence of Cassius Webb and H. W. Strickler.

Emery T. (F.?) Gordon and Mrs. Annie B. Clark, both of the City of Creede, Hinsdale County, were married by Justice of the Peace Joseph H. Whiteley in the City of Creede on February 14, 1893, with Cassius Webb and Mrs. H. E. Rainger as witnesses. The couple's application for marriage is dated February 11, 1893, and states the groom is age 27 and Mrs. Clark is 25 years old. Emery Gordon's parents live in Illinois; Mrs. Clark's father is deceased and her mother resides in southern Colorado.

S. L. Moyer and Miss Mamie Curtice, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on February 23, 1893. The applicant for the license is Al. Moyer. The groom's stated age is 38 and the bride is 19 years old. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiates at the wedding in Lake City on February 26, 1893, with Mr. A.C . Moyer and Mrs. A. C. Moyer as witnesses.

Warren W. Crooks and Mamie C. Myles, both of Amethyst, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 14, 1893. In their application they state Crooks is age 35 and Mrs. Myles is 24 years old. D.S. Gray, Minister of the Gospel, officiated at their wedding in the City of Creede on March 22, 1893, with W. E. Mellon and E. M. Thompson serving as witnesses.

William F. Williams and Miss Lillie B. Frazier, both of Bachelor, Hinsdale County, were married by Justice of the Peace Solomon E. VanNoorden at Bachelor on March 25, 1893. Witnesses at the marriage were F. H. Friche and Sarah E. VanNoorden.

B.F. Bogart, of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Nellie McDonough, of Pitkin, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on March 29, 1893, citing their ages as Bogart, 28, and McDonough, 26. Justice of the Peace J. B. Taliaferro conducted the marriage ceremony at Lake City on March 29, 1893, with Minnie Powell and James Morton as witnesses.

W. J. Furse and Helen Repath, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, were married by Rev. J. R. Cooper in Lake City on April 11, 1893. Witnesses at the ceremony were Mary C. Fry and Zeno Felder.

Rev. C.A. Parker and Miss Bertha E. Weirs, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 19, 1893, citing their ages as 33 years for Parker and 23 years for Weirs. M.A. Clark, a Minister of the Gospel of the Baptist Church from Pueblo, Colorado, officiated at their wedding in Lake City on April 19, 1893, with George Wilson and H. C. Bent serving as witnesses.

Charles Hamilton and Mrs. Della Burlingame, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 18, 1893. The ages of the consenting couple were given as 32 years for Hamilton and Mrs. Burlingame, 36. Rev. J. R. Cooper officiated at the couple's wedding in Lake City on April 22, 1893, with Miss Ida Burlingame and Mrs. Ella Murphy serving as witnesses.

Al R. Powel and Miss Eva May Ferguson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, were married by Rev. F. W. Reynolds of the Baptist Church in Lake City on June 10, 1893. Witnesses at the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Guffey.

John Edmond Rothrock and Miss Jessie Perrin, both of Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado, filed an application for marriage with Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. B. Fry and his deputy, J.L. Kinsey on June 12, 1893. The marriage occurred at Highlands in the County of Arapahoe on June 15, 1893, with Minister of the Gospel Edward P. Wells officiating. Witnesses were Mrs. Mollie Rhoads and Mrs. Laura Huyck.

J. A. Fry of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Angie Crowley of Lake City, Hinsdale County, obtained a license to marry from Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry on June 29, 1893. The marriage took place in Lake City on June 29, 1893, with J. J. Donnelly, a Priest from Ouray, Colorado, officiating and witnessed by Geo. F. Fry and Susie Crowley.

W. J. Hill and Bernice "Bernie" A. Michaels, both of Ouray in Ouray County, obtained a marriage license from Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry on June 30, 1893, citing their ages as Hill, 30, and Michaels, 30.

Ed Raffoth and Miss Emily Grieder, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, are named in the marriage application made on their behalf by Charles Herzog on July 10, 1893. Raffoth's age is cited as 25 and Grieder as 25 in the application. Justice of the Peace Charles A. Gunst officiated at the wedding in Lake City on July 10, 1893, with Chas/ Herzog and M.J. Carroll as witnesses.

Alexander Taylor and Miss Minnie J. Hammock, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, are named in a marriage application filed on their behalf by Geo. Hammock on July 22, 1893. Taylor's age is listed as 34 and Miss Hammock is 17 years old. Rev. Charles Fueller, Minister of the Gospel residing at Gunnison, officiated at the wedding which occurred in Lake City on July 24, 1893, with Mrs. Mollie Young and Ed Rowan serving as witnesses.

C. G. Hale and Miss Stella Camplain, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, were married by Justice of the Peace Charles A. Gunst at 4 o'clock in the afternoon in Lake City on July 10, 1893. Witness at the ceremony was the bride's father, Jacob Camplain.

Miss Minnie Boyce and Jefferson J. Marsh, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, are named in a marriage application filed by Mrs. M. W. Boyce, mother of the bride, on April 4, 1893. The application states that Miss Boyce is 17 years of age. No age is given for the prospective groom, although it is stated he is over 21 years of age. Rev. C.A. Parker of the Baptist Church officiated at the marriage ceremony August 5, 1893, in Lake City, with Fleming Herzinger and Webb S. Whinnery as witnesses.

Charles B. Boyce of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Ada C. Bellows, Capitol City, Hinsdale County, obtained a marriage application from Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry on September 9, 1893. The groom's age is cited as 26 and the bride is 18 years old. The prospective groom states that he has been previously married but that his former wife is deceased; Miss Bellows has never been married. Rev. C.A. Parker, Pastor of the Baptist Church, officiated at the wedding which took place at Capitol City on September 14, 1893, in the presence of J. J. Marsh and
Mrs. P.A. Walsh.

Harvey E. Barsch and Miss Katy Roff, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, obtained an application for marriage from Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry on October 3, 1893. Neither had previously been married. The couple was married by Rev. C.A. Parker, Pastor of the Baptist Church, on October 3, 1893, in Lake City, with Mrs. C.A. Parker as witness.

Ambey Dooley and Miss Delia Ray, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, obtained an application for marriage from Hinsdale County Clerk Geo. F. Fry on October 7, 1893. Neither had previously been married. The application lists Dooley's age as 30 and Miss Ray, age 23. C. M. Alger, a Roman Catholic Priest from Gunnison, officiated at their wedding in Lake City on October 8, 1893. Witnesses were Thomas McNerny and Minnie Powell. The marriage license lists Dooley's residence as Maple Park, County of Kane, Illinois, while Miss Ray's residence is Bellicastle, County Mayo, Ireland.

T. L. Zimmerman and Miss Hilda M. Peterson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, obtained an application for marriage on October 28, 1893, listing Zimmerman's age as 27 and Peterson's as 21, neither of whom have previously been married. The marriage was conducted by Justice of the Peace Charles A. Gunst on October 29, 1893, in Lake City, with G. M. Osgerby and W. D. Simson as witnesses.


1894


T. C. Plager and Mrs. Ellen Anderson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 16, 1894, citing the fact the groom was 28 years old and the bride no age given. Plager was not previously married; Mrs. Anderson was married previously and her husband is deceased. The marriage occurred August 16, 1894, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on August 24, 1894.

P.J. Ralph and Miss Florence Buzza, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 1, 1894, citing their ages as 29 for Ralph and 23 for Buzza. Neither had previously been married. Justice of the Peace Charles A. Gunst officiated at the wedding which occurred in Lake City on January 1, 1894, and was witnessed by John M. Carrothers and Ida Carrothers.
 
Zeno Felder of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Ida O'Bryan of Cripple Creek, El Paso County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on April 28, 1894, citing their ages as Felder, 35, and O'Bryan, 20. Neither had previously been married. The couple married May 8, 1894, and the license was filed on June 12, 1894.

Hugh C. McLeod and Miss Mamie White, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 15, 1894, citing their ages as McLeod, 22, and White, 19. Neither had previously been married. The couple married on December 16, 1894, and the document was filed on December 17, 1894.

L. M. Carpenter of Sapinero, Gunnison County, and Miss C. E. Robinson of Sapinero, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on August 29, 1894, citing their ages as Carpenter age 26 and Robinson age 21. Neither had previously been married. The wedding occurred August 29, 1894, and the license was filed September 12, 1894.

John Niblo of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Lula Worrall (Worroll), of Hoisington, Barton County, Kansas, applied for a marriage license on May 12, 1894 before Hinsdale County Clerk J.L. Kinsey. They both stated their ages as 21 and never previously married. Justice of the Peace Charles A. Gunst officiated at their marriage in Lake City on May 16, 1894, with Mrs. W. H. Sammons and Mrs. Betty Gunst as witnesses.

Ni. Roff and Mrs. Mary Butler, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, obtained a marriage application on May 16, 1894, citing their ages as 26 for Mr. Roff and 25 for Mrs. Butler. Mr. Roff had not previously been married; Mrs. Butler states she is divorced from her first husband based on desertion. The divorce occurred at Silverton, Colorado, December 30, 1892. Rev. Charles Fueller of Lake City officiated at the wedding of Roff and Butler in Lake City on May 16, 1894, with Mrs. Chas Fueller as witness.

Lawson Pulliam and Miss Alta Weston, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 23, 1894. The contracting parties stated their ages as Pulliam, 35, and Weston, 19. Neither had previously been married. The couple married April 24, 1894, and the certificate was filed on April 27, 1894.

T. J. Harbison and Miss Emma Quarnberg, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on February 20, 1894. Their ages were given as 30 for Mr. Harbison and 24 for Miss Quarnberg, neither of whom had previously been married. County Judge Henry A. Avery officiated at the wedding in Lake City on February 21, 1894, with John Lawler and Mary Lawler as witnesses.

Thomas McEnany and Miss Mary Powell, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 15, 1894, citing their ages as McEnany, 30, and Powell, 20. Neither had previously been married. Catholic Clergyman John Burns (?) of Gunnison officiated at the wedding in Lake City on April 15, 1894. Witnesses were Terence Brenan and Ida Carruthers.
 
John F. White of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Gracie Stone, Powderhorn, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on February 14, 1894. Their ages were stated as White, 22, and Stone, 19. Neither had previously been married. The couple married February 18, 1894, and the document was filed on February 19, 1894.

J. A. Williams of Sherman, Hinsdale County, and Miss Lula Boyce, Sherman, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 13, 1894. Williams listed his age as 38 and Miss Boyce, 20. Neither was previously married. The marriage took place December 25, 1894, and was filed on
January 1, 1895.


1895


F. A. Davis and Miss Nannie Stone, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 12, 1895, stating the groom's age as 21 years and the bride's as 16 years old. Edward Stone signs his signature as father giving consent for his daughter to marry. The couple married on January 16, 1895, and the marriage license was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk & Recorder J.S. Kirker on January 28, 1895.

J. M. Addington of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Susie Duckett of Colona, Ouray County, applied for a marriage license on February 27, 1895. In the application, Addington states his age as 23 and never previously married; Miss Duckett is age 20 and has not been married. The couple married March 4, 1895, and the license was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on March 5, 1895.

Webster S. Whinnery and Miss Finella Fueller, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 25, 1895. The groom states he is 29 years old and has not previously been married; the bride is age 25 and never married. The couple married on March 27, 1895, and the license was returned for filing on April 16, 1895.

R. E. Peniston and Mrs. L. J. Swank, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 13, 1895. Peniston states his age as 45 and has not previously been married; Mrs. Swank is age 44 and her prior husband is deceased. The couple married on June 13, 1895, and the marriage license was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J.S. Kirker on July 1, 1895.

Henry C. Darby Griffith and Miss Mary Jane Wass, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 10, 1895. The groom is age 41 and his previous wife is deceased; Miss Wass is 26 years old and has not previously been married. The couple married on August 10, 1895, and the license was filed with County Clerk Kirker on August 16, 1895.

Arthur S. Berkey of Henson, Hinsdale County, and Miss Ola Barrow of Denver, Arapahoe, County, applied for a marriage license on August 15, 1895. The groom is 22 years old and the bride is age 20; neither has previously been married. The marriage occurred August 15, 1895, and was filed with the county clerk on September 10, 1895.

David S. Graham and Mrs. Ellen Patterson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 11, 1895. Graham is 32 years old and has not previously been married; Mrs. Patterson was divorced in May, 1894, and states "don't know" when asked on what ground the divorce was granted. She states her age as 25. The couple married on September 16, 1895, and it was filed with the county clerk on the same day.

Andrew McKillop of Henson, Hinsdale County, and Miss Hannah Strenberg, Denver, Arapahoe, County, applied for a marriage license on September 16, 1895. McKillop is 31 years old and not previously married. Miss Strenberg is age 20 and not previously married. The marriage took place September 25, 1895, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J.S. Kirker on October 11, 1895.

W.G. Myers and Miss Lena Lofquist, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 21, 1895. Both Myers and Lofquist are 30 years old and neither has previously been married. They are married on September 24, 1895, and the marriage license is filed for record on September 27, 1895.

Dudley M. Carr and Miss Nettie M. Hakes, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 25, 1895. Carr is 29 years old and Hakes is 28, neither have previously been married. The marriage occurs September 25, 1895, and is filed with the county clerk on the same day.

William Hardy and Miss Minnie Johnson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 14, 1895. Hardy is age 30 and Johnson is age 16, neither was previously married. Mrs. F. C. Plager signs "X her mark" giving consent for her daughter to marry Hardy. The marriage takes place on October 14, 1895, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on October 24, 1895.

John N. Thompson of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Luena Turner of Delta, Delta County, apply for a marriage license on December 12, 1895. The groom is 33 years and Miss Turner is 21; neither has previously been married. No further documentation is filed as to whether this marriage took place.

Joseph Eisenkramer and Miss Rosa Weichselbaumer, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 27, 1895. Eisenkramer is 26 years old and Weichselbaumer age 19, neither previously married. The marriage takes place on November 28, 1895, and is filed with the county clerk on December 2, 1895.

S, J . Summerlin and Miss Essie Mickey, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 18, 1895. In their application they state that Summerlin is age 46 and that he was previously married, his wife is deceased. Mickey is 24 years old and had not previously been married. The marriage date is December 18, 1895, and was filed January 2, 1896, with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker.


1896


Peter Naples and Miss Teresa Tarasi, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 14, 1896, citing his age as 28 and hers as 22. Neither was previously married. When asked if the bride and groom are related in any manner, Naples responded that they are 4th cousins. The marriage occurred October 15, 1896, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on the same day.

Robert Kissack and Miss Lena O'Driscoll, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 10, 1896. Kissack is 38 years old and was not previously married; O'Driscoll is 18 years old and has never married. The wedding took place September 12, 1896, and the marriage license was filed with County Clerk Kirker on October 16, 1896.

H. T. Hix and Mrs. C. E. Larrabee, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 11, 1896. Hix's age is 69 and his first wife is deceased; Mrs. Larrabbee does not state her age. She was previously married, her husband is deceased. The marriage occurs June 11, 1896, and the marriage license is filed on June 15, 1896.

J. F. Morgan and Miss Angie McNamara, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 13, 1896. Morgan is 35 and McNamara states she is over 18 years of age. Neither were previously married. The couple marry on July 14, 1896, and the license is filed with County Clerk J. S. Kirker on July 14, 1896.

Dave Hanna and Miss Julia Kennett, both of Grand Junction, Mesa County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on July 13, 1896. Hanna is age 35 and Miss Kennett is over age 18; neither were previously married. The marriage takes place July 13, 1896, and is filed with the county clerk on July 14, 1896.

Peter Eccher and Miss Cristina Andreatta, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 2, 1896. Eccher lists his age as 29 and Miss Andreatta is 21 years old. Neither the groom nor bride was previously married. The marriage takes place May 2, 1896, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J.S. Kirker on May 4, 1896.

George L. Vaughn and Miss Alberta C. Howes, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 8, 1896. Vaughn cites his age as 29 and Miss Howes is age 24, neither previously married. The couple married on October 9, 1896, and the license was filed with the county clerk on October 13, 1896.

J. N. Davis and Miss Victoria Hull, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 31, 1896. Davis is 34 years old and Miss Hull is 19, neither previously married. The marriage application is made by John Marshall on behalf of Davis. The marriage date is November 1, 1896, and filing with Hinsdale County Clerk Kirker on November 7, 1896.

William A. Peck and Mrs. Ella Ahrens, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 14, 1896. Peck lists his age as 24 and not previously married; Ahrens is 19 years old. Mrs. Ahrens was previously married and her husband is deceased. The wedding occurs November 14, 1896, and is filed with the county clerk on December 2, 1896.

James H. Fredericks and Miss Jennie Hall, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 4, 1896. Fredericks is 35 years old and Miss Hall is 29, neither previously married. The couple marry on November 4, 1896, and the marriage license is filed November 24, 1896.

W. G. Scoville and Miss Bessie Lee Vaughn, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 25, 1896. Scoville is 28 years old and Vaughn is 24, neither previously married. The marriage date is November 26, 1896, with filing on December 2, 1896.

DeWitt C. Loudon and Miss Alice C. Palmer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 24, 1896. Loudon is age 36 and Palmer is 21 years old. Neither was previously married. The couple married on December 24, 1896, and the marriage license was filed on the same day.

R. W. Taylor and Miss Lyda Dunigan, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 14, 1896. Taylor's age is 29, not previously married, and Dunigan is 18, never married. The date of marriage and filing is March 18, 1896.


1897


Sanford Maynard and Mrs. Mollie Smith, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 29, 1897. Maynard's age is 30 and he has not previously been married; Miss Smith is 32 years old and states "I guess so" when asked if her prior husband is deceased. She and her first husband divorced "five or six years ago" in Moxville, North Carolina, based on desertion. The marriage occurs on March 29, 1897, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on March 30,
1897.

Thomas F. Herzinger and Miss Olive E. Davison, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 4, 1897. Herzinger's stated age is 30 and he states he has not previously married; Miss Davison is 23 years old and never married. The couple married March 4, 1897, and the license was filed on March 5, 1897.

Thomas H. Lowe of Cheyenne, Wyoming, temporarily residing in Lake City, and Margaret L. Womack of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, applied for a marriage license on November 17, 1897. Lowe is 59 years old and was previously married; he was divorced in Cheyenne, Wyoming, in September, 1897, based on desertion. Miss Womack is 21 years old and not previously married.

Frank Wheeler and Mrs. Daisy Hungate, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 20, 1897. Wheeler is 35 years old and was not previously married. Mrs. Hungate's prior marriage ended in divorce in Topeka, Kansas, in September, 1891, and was based on desertion, etc. She does not know whether he is deceased. The wedding took place April 21, 1897, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on April 22, 1897.

H. C. Haugard and Mrs. May Holroyd, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 2, 1897. Mr. Haugard is 38 and not previously married; Mrs. Holroyd, age 41, was divorced from her first husband at Lake City in 1896. The divorce was based on non-support and cruelty; her prior husband is alive. Haugard and Holroyd were married on June 2, 1897, and the license was filed with the county clerk on June 3, 1897.

Abel Guionneau of Capitol City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Jeanne Franc of New York, New York, applied for a marriage license on May 31, 1897. Guionneau is 40 years old and never married; Franc states her age as 28 and not previously married. The wedding takes place June 3, 1897, and is recorded on June 5, 1897.

Harry Vaughn and Miss Mary Burmeister, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 16, 1897. Vaughn is 28 years old and Miss Burmeister is 24, neither was previously married.

Hartley H. Crowdis and Miss Dollie M. Nichols, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 19, 1897. Crowdis is 31 years old and Miss Nichols is 27, neither was previously married. The marriage application is signed by William H. Steele. Crowdis and Nichols were married June 20, 1897, and the marriage license was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on June 21, 1897.

John S. Marshall and Miss Rose Wolfersberger, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 9, 1897. Marshall's stated age is 32; he and his prior wife, who is alive, were divorced at Lake City in April, 1896. The grounds for divorce were desertion. Miss Wolfersberger is 27 years old and not previously married. The marriage application is made by A. E. Davis. Marshall and Wolfersberger were married June 9, 1897, and the marriage license was filed on June 23, 1897.

Ferdinand Ransis and Miss Mary Fenno, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 1, 1897. Ransis is 23 years old and Miss Fenno is age 20; neither was previously married. The couple married on May 3, 1897, and the license was filed with the county clerk on May 3, 1897.

B.F. Cummings and Miss Ida M. Beam, both of Lake City, applied for a marriage license on December 11, 1897. Cummings is 26 years old and Miss Beam is age 20; neither was previously married. The marriage took place on December 12, 1897, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on December 28, 1897.

Lawrence Beebe and Mrs. Viola Berryman, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 23, 1897. Beebe is 25 years old and not previously married; Mrs. Berryman is age 23 and her first husband is deceased. The couple married on December 23, 1897, and the marriage license was filed with the county clerk on December 28, 1897.

R. L. Ray and Miss Flora A. Rhodes, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 9, 1897. Ray is age 23 and Miss Rhodes is 22 years old; neither was previously married. The marriage date is August 10, 1897, and date of filing with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker August 11, 1897.

B. N. Ramsey and Miss Jessie Edna Gilmore, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 31, 1897. Ramsey is 27 years old and Miss Gilmore is age 19, neither states they have been previously married. The marriage takes place March 31, 1897, and is recorded with the county clerk on April 2, 1897.

Michael J. Sullivan and Miss Ethel M. Bradbury, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 15, 1897. Sullivan is 27 years old and Bradbury age 21, neither previously married. The couple marry on October 16, 1897, and the license is filed with the county clerk on October 21, 1897.


1898


Herbert C. Bent and Miss Eva M. Morgan, respectively age 25 and 18, and neither previously married, applied for a marriage license on October 28, 1898. Both the bride and groom list their residence as Lake City, Hinsdale County. The application for marriage is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk George R. Denise.

Frank M. Miller and Miss Clara V. Laughton, both of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 27, 1898. The groom is 30 years old and has not previously been married; the bride is 15 years old and consent for her marriage to Miller is given by her father, William Laughton. The marriage takes place June 27, 1898, and is filed with county clerk Denise on June 28, 1898.

Charles M. Calhoun of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Florence Clarkson of Brookfield, Linn County, Missouri, apply for a marriage license on June 8, 1898. Calhoun cites his age as 26 and never previously married; Miss Clarkson is 21 years old and no prior marriage. The marriage takes place June 8, 1898, and is filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk George R. Denise on June 9, 1898.

Charles W. Alston of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Harriet Seibert of Georgetown, Clear Creek County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on May 7, 1898. Alston is 33 years old and Seibert is age 25, neither has previously been married. The marriage takes place May 19, 1 898, and is filed for record on June 9, 1898.

Hugh Gallagher of Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, and Miss Margaret A. Dinsmore of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 6, 1898. Gallagher is 32 years old and Miss Dinsmore is 23 years old, neither was previously married. The marriage takes place June 7, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk George R. Denise on June 7, 1898.

Sidney Wilson and Miss Ida M. Wright, both of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 8, 1898. Nelson is 21 years old and not previously married; Miss Wright is 16 years old and is permitted to marry by signature of her mother, Mrs. Lillie M. Slutter. The marriage takes place on June 8, 1898, and is filed for record on June 14, 1898.

Charles Cormey of Henson, Hinsdale County, and Miss Gracie Varner of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 12, 1898. Cormey lists his age as 38 and Miss Varner is 21 years old. Neither was previously married. The marriage takes place December 12, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk  Isaac P. Hix and his deputy, Frank C. Hartman, on December 12, 1898.

Frank R. Robinson of Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado, and Miss Sarah Agness Donovan of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 25, 1898. Robinson is 24 years old and Miss Donovan is age 23. Neither was previously married. The marriage takes place May 25, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk George R. Denise on May 27, 1898.

J. A. Baxter and Miss Pauline Richards, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 19, 1898. Baxter lists his age as 24 and Miss Richards is 20 years old; neither lists a prior marriage. The marriage takes place March 19, 1898, and is filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on March 19, 1898.

Harry Hilton and Mrs. Flora Richards, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 21, 1898. Hilton is 29 years old and not previously married; Mrs. Richards is 37 years old and was divorced from her first husband "about a year ago or over" based on the grounds of desertion. The marriage takes place March 21, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on March 22, 1898.

A. Palmer and Miss Julia Ray, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 26, 1898. Mr. Palmer is 34 years old and Miss Ray is 22 years old, neither was previously married. The marriage takes place January 26, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J.S . Kirker on January 27, 1898.

Acel M. Fairchild and Miss Serena H. Wolfersberger, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 1, 1898. Fairchild lists his age as 27 and Miss Wolfersberger is 21 years old; neither was previously married. The marriage takes place October 3, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk George R. Denise on October 20, 1898.

W.W. Darling of Delta, Delta County, Colorado, and Mrs. Ephrisena Fish of Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on February 1, 1898.Darling lists his age as 32 and not previously married and Mrs. Fish is 30 years old. She states that her prior husband is deceased. The marriage takes place February 4, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk J. S. Kirker on February 5, 1898.

Albert M. Forrest and Miss Rosa D. Field, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 23, 1898. Forrest is 40 years old and Miss Field is 29, neither was previously married. The marriage takes place November 24, 1898, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on November 26, 1898.


1899


John H. O'Brien and Miss Maggie L. Finno, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 14, 1899. O'Brien is 26 years old and Miss Finno is age 21, neither previously married. The marriage takes place December 14, 1899, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on December 23, 1899.

J. A. Walker and Miss Kittie Lawrence, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 17, 1899. Walker states his age as 29 and Miss Lawrence is 27 years old. Neither party has previously been married. The marriage takes place April 17, 1899, and is filed for record on April 22, 1899.

Frank Simmons and Mrs. Lucinda Flanary, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, apply for a marriage license on November 27, 1899. Simmons is 44 years old and not previously married; Mrs. Flanary is 43 years old and was divorced April 15, 1897, at Elk County, Kansas, on the grounds of neglect of duty and extreme cruelty. The marriage occurs November 27, 1899, and is filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on December 1, 1899.

Charles Urban and Miss Laura Laundsen, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 25, 1899. Mr. Urban states his age as 33 and not previously married; Miss Laundsen is 18 years old and not previously married. The marriage takes place January 25, 1899, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Hix on January 25, 1899.

Harry F. Truesdale of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Mabel E. Carter, Paonia, Delta County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on February 13, 1899. Truesdale is 37 years old and Miss Carter is age 19; neither was previously married. The marriage takes place February 15, 1899, and is filed for record on February 16, 1899.

Anthony Jelinek and Mrs. Etel Anderson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 19, 1899. Jelinek is 23 years old and never married; Mrs. Anderson is age 32 and her prior husband is deceased. The marriage occurred September 20, 1899, and was filed October 2, 1899, with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix.

Alonzo Marean and Mrs. Mary Dowd, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 18, 1899. Marean is age 42 and was divorced from his first wife in Lake City on May 15, 1894, based on desertion and failure to support. Miss Dowd is age 35 and her first husband is deceased. The marriage took place November 18, 1899, and was filed for record on December 6, 1899.

G. F. Hoff of Gunnison, Gunnison County, and Miss Eva L. Maurer, Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 28, 1899. Hoff is age 31 and Miss Maurer is 21, neither was previously married. The marriage occurred April 2, 1899, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on April 3, 1899.

J. W. Vickers and Miss Vera Madison, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 23, 1899. Vickers is 30 years old and Miss Madison is age 17, neither was previously married. Miss Madison's mother, Mrs. Sarah Madison, acknowledges that her 17-year old daughter is allowed to marry. The wedding takes place September 24, 1899, and is filed with County Clerk I. P. Hix on October 2, 1899.


1900


William C. Blair and Miss Anna M. Maurer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 23, 1900. Blair is 30 years old. He was divorced from his former wife, who is not deceased, on September 21, 1897, in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, based on desertion. Miss Maurer is 20 years old and not previously married. The marriage occurred June 27, 1900, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on June 28, 1900.

S.S. Johnson and Miss Annie Voigt, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 3, 1900. Johnson is 33 years old and not previously married; Miss Voigt is 23 years old and never married. The marriage takes place January 3, 1900, and is filed with the county clerk on January 18, 1900.

Edward Lampert and Miss Lillian Edna Palmer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 10, 1900. Their respective ages are Lampert, age 23, and Palmer, 18; neither was previously married. The couple married on January 15, 1900, and the license was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Hix on February 10, 1900.

Edward McGee of Victor, Teller County, Colorado, and Miss Viola Hackward of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 17, 1900. Mr. McGee is 26 years old and Miss Hackward in age 17; neither party was previously married. Mrs. D. H. Bailey signs a letter of acknowledgement allowing her 17-year old daughter to marry Mr. McGee. The marriage takes place January 17, 1900, and is filed for record on February 10, 1900.

L.A. Vinton and Miss Ida Swank, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 3, 1900. Vinton is 30 years old and Swank is age 22, neither was previously married. The marriage occurs July 3, 1900, and is filed for record on July 30, 1900.

William L. Lineberry of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Mary Winters, Ouray, Ouray County, applied for a marriage license on August 15, 1900. Lineberry is age 28 and Miss Winters is 18 years old, neither previously married. The marriage occurs August 15, 1900, and is filed with County Clerk Hix on August 18, 1900.

An application for the marriage of D. F. Bogart and Miss Mary Ackley is filed April 18, 1900, by the groom who states his age is 23 and he has no prior marriage. Miss Ackley is 16 years old and permission for her to marry is given by her father, John A. Pierce. The wedding date is April 18, 1900, with filing on April 19, 1900.

Verner A. Robinson of Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado, and Miss Philena May Beam of Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on September 29, 1900. Robinson is 23 years old and Miss Bea is age 23, neither party was previously married. The marriage takes place September 29, 1900, and is filed with the county clerk on October 5, 1900.

C.A. Dwiggins of Cathedral, Hinsdale County, and Miss Bessie Winn of Cathedral, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 18, 1900. Dwiggins is 22 years old and Miss Winn is 18, neither previously married. The wedding occurs June 25, 1900, and is filed for record on June 25, 1900.

Harold A. Stone and Miss Stella Lee, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 16, 1900. Stone is 20 years old and Miss Lee is 19, neither married on prior occasion. Mrs. Mary Stone acknowledges that her son is 20 years old and gives her permission for him to marry Stella Lee. The marriage date is June 16, 1900, and it is filed June 22, 1900, with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix, Deputy Clerk Della Hix.

W. C. Butler of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss May Higgins of Alleghany, Alleghany County, Pennsylvania, apply for a marriage license on July 14, 1900. Butler is 24 years old and Miss Higgins is age 23. Neither was married on prior occasion. The marriage takes place July 19, 1900, and is filed for record on July 20, 1900.

George F. Byaland Miss Amy G. Richardson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, Colorado, apply for a marriage license on May 26, 1900. Byal is 28 years old and Miss Richardson is 31, neither previously married. The marriage occurs May 27, 1900, and is filed for record on June 22, 1900.

Michael J. Sullivan of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Lizzie Gallagher of Douglas, Otoe County, Nebraska, apply for a marriage license on November 28, 1900. Sullivan states his age as 26 and Miss Gallagher is also 26 years old; neither was married previously. The wedding is November 29, 1900, and is filed with County Clerk Hix on December 10, 1900.

H. H. Freedheim of Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado, and Miss Flora H. Patz of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 2, 1900. Mr. Freeheim's stated age is 29 and Miss Patz is 24 years old, neither was previously married. The marriage occurred October 3, 1900 and was filed on October 3, 1900.

Charles T. Harris of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, and Miss Cora B. Kiehl of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, applied for a marriage license on May 10, 1900. Harris is 22 years old and Miss Kiehl 19, neither previously married. The marriage is May 12, 1900, and it is filed for record on May 17, 1900.

R. W. Keeler of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Cora Briggs (also spelled Biggins) applied for a marriage license on May 17, 1900. Keller states his age as 22 and Miss Briggs ((Biggins) is age 24, neither previously married. The marriage is May 17, 1900, and it is filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on May 23, 1900.

Albert G. Delo and Laura E. W. Keely, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 22, 1900, Delo is age 36 and Miss Keely is 29 years old, neither previously married. The wedding date is August 22, 1900, with filing on August 23, 1900.

J. G. Jardine of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Alma May Cobbs of Powderhorn, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on July 6, 1900. Jardine's stated age is 33 and Miss Cobbs is 21 years old, neither previously married. The wedding takes place July 10, 1900, and is filed for record on July 30, 1900.


1901


William C. Humphrey, age 26, and Miss Emma L. Myer, 19, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 1, 1901. The marriage occurred on June 1, 1901, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on June 3, 1901.

Evan F. Calvin and Mrs. Crete Randel, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 24, 1901. Calvin is 32 years old and never previously married; Mrs. Randel is 19 years old. She was divorced from her first husband on January 15, 1900, in Durango, Colorado, on the basis of habitual drunkeness. The marriage took place January 24, 1901, and was filed on February 19, 1901, with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix and his deputy, William C. Blair.

Claude A. Addington and Miss Mabel I. Guthrie, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 19, 1901. Addington states his age as 23 years old and not previously married; Miss Guthrie is 20 years old and not married on prior occasion. The couple married April 20, 1901, and the document was filed on May 16, 1901.

Ernest L. Defenbaugh and Mrs. Mary A. Bowness, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 17, 1901. Defenbaugh states his age as 33 and not previously married. Mrs. Bowness states she is over 18 years old and her prior marriage ended in divorced in Hinsdale County Court on March 22, 1900, on the grounds she was deserted by her husband. The marriage takes place April 17, 1901, and is returned for filing with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on May 9, 1901.

Rowland Ewart and Miss Katie Urup, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 30, 1901. Ewart states his age is 29 years and Miss Urup is 23 years old. Neither party was previously married. The wedding takes place December 30, 1901, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk on January 3, 1902.

Aaron S. Holley of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Beulah Snodgrass of Canon City, Freemont County, Colorado, applied for a marriage license on March 11, 1901. Holley states his age as 22 and Miss Snodgrass is age 23. Neither was previously married. The couple married at Lake City on March 11, 1901, by Rev . J. W. Todd, with William C. Blair and John F. Maurer as witnesses. The marriage license was filed for record on March 13, 1901, with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix and his deputy, J. F. Maurer.

William Rogers and Mrs. Annie Madge Songer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 3, 1901. Mr. Rogers is 30 years old and not previously married; Mrs. Songer is 28 years old and was divorced from her prior husband at Colorado Springs, Colorado, in 1894, on the grounds of cruelty. The divorce papers are not available due to the fact they were burnt. The marriage took place January 3, 1901, and was recorded on January 3, 1901.

Anton Koszis and Miss Annie Noreika, both of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 28, 1901. The groom states his age as 20 and Miss Noreika is age 17; neither she nor Koszis was previously married. Miss Noreika is allowed to marry by a signature giving consent from her father, Jacob Noreika. The application for  marriage is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I .P. Hix and his deputy, William C. Blair.

1902


F. R. Battice and Miss N. I. Sullivan, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 17, 1902. Battice is 23 years old and Miss Sullivan is age 23; neither was previously married. The marriage occurred October 22, 1902, and was filed for record on October 29, 1902.

John C. Hackward of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, and Miss Bridget Halpin of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 19, 1902. Hackward states his age as 23 and Miss Halpin is age 18; neither was previously married. The marriage takes place May 19, 1902, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Hix on May 21, 1902.

Donald Munro of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Maude Emma Lynde of Denver, Arapahoe County, applied for a marriage license on October 3, 1902. Munro is 32 years old and Lynde is 18; both state that were not previously married. The wedding occurs October 3, 1902, and is filed for record on October 6, 1902.

W. M. Stroud and Mrs. Kate Gilbert, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 2, 1902. Stroud states his age as 30, not previously married; Mrs. Gilbert is 25 years old and her prior husband is deceased. The wedding occurs December 2, 1902, and is filed in the county clerk's office on December 3, 1902.

Andrew M. Hayes and Mrs. Lena Myers, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 23, 1902. Mr. Hayes is 24 years old and not previously married. Mrs. Myers is 30 years old and her prior husband is deceased. The wedding took place December 25, 1902, and was filed with the county clerk on December 26, 1902.

Tyro W. Schutz and Miss Florence McKinnon, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 20, 1902. Schutz is 25 years old and Miss McKinnon is age 18; neither was previously married. The marriage occurs June 21, 1902, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on September 1, 1902.

W.A. Triplett of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, and Mrs. Grace White of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 16, 1902. Triplett states his age as 28 and not previously married; Mrs. White is 28 years old and her prior husband is deceased. The marriage occurs August 17, 1902, and is filed for record on August 29, 1902.

P.P. Kennedy of Powderhorn, Gunnison County, and Mrs. Laura Biggers of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 19, 1902. The groom is 65 years old and his prior wife is deceased. Mrs. Biggers is 42 years old and was divorced from her prior husband at Lake City about two years ago based on the grounds of drunkness and non support. The marriage occurs November 19, 1902, and is filed with County Clerk Hix on November 21, 1902.

Lee Nequist and Miss Emelia Strandberg, both of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 12, 1902. Nequist is 26 years old and Miss Strandberg is age 19; neither was previously married. The wedding occurs January 13, 1902, and is filed for record on January 15, 1902.

A .P. Truesdale of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Stella Keelor of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 21, 1902. Truesdale is 35 years old and Miss Keelor is 26; neither cites any prior marriages. The marriage occurs August 21, 1902, and is filed with County Clerk Hix on August 22, 1902.

John J. Riley, age 37, and Mary L. Carey, 31, applied for a marriage license on March 1, 1902. Riley is a single man and Mrs. Carey is a widow, her prior husband being deceased. The marriage occurs March 1, 1902, and is filed for record on March 3, 1902.

Giuseppe Crocco and Mrs. Rosina Mauro, both of Henson, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 5, 1902. Crocco is 41 years old and Mrs. Mauro, 37, is a widow whose prior husband is deceased. The marriage occurs November 29, 1902, and is filed for record on November 29, 1902.

H. C. Clay and Miss Lillian Hants, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on March 31, 1902. Clay states his age as 36; he was divorced from his former wife November 15, 1900, at Harlan, Kentucky, on the basis of desertion. Lillian Hants is 26 years old and her former husband is deceased. The marriage occurs March 31, 1902, and is filed with the county clerk on April 3, 1902.

Shirley F. Kirk and Miss Augusta V. Franklin, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on April 9, 1902. Mr. Kirk's stated age is 42 and Miss Franklin is 27 years old; neither was previously married. The marriage occurs April 9, 1902, and is filed for record on April 10, 1902.

W. H. Albert of Denver, Arapahoe County, and Miss Marie Fink of Gallup, New Mexico, applied for a marriage license on August 26, 1902. Albert is 26 years old and Miss Fink is age 19; neither states they previously married. The marriage occurs October 15, 1902, and is filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I .P. Hix on February 18, 1903.

J. F. Jacobs of Lake Shore, Hinsdale County, and Mrs. Lou L. Edwards of Philadelphia, Ohio, applied for a marriage license on May 28, 1902. Jacobs is 49 years old and not previously married; Mrs. Edwards is 30 years old and her prior husband is deceased. The marriage takes place May 28, 1902, and is filed with the county clerk on May 31, 1902.


1903


Charles W. Hirt Jr., and Miss Myrtle F. Maurer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 31, 1902. Hirt is 28 years old and Miss Maurer is 18; neither was previously married. The marriage occurred January 1, 1903, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk Hix and his deputy, W. I. Edgerton, on January 2, 1903.

W. H. Pillsbury and Miss Louise S. Seeter, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on October 1, 1903. Pillsbury is 36 years old and was divorced from his former wife on September 21, 1903, at Detroit, Michigan, based on cruelty and non-support. Paperwork included with the application from Hinsdale County Clerk to W. C. Sloan, Deputy District Attorney, Lake City, inquiring about Michigan law in regard to an individual applying for a marriage license who has been is dated September 28, 1903. In the application, Louise Seeter states she is 28 years old and not previously married. The marriage takes place October 1, 1903, and is filed for record on the same day.

W.A. Keelor of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Ida A. McDonough, of Cochetopa, Saguache County, applied for a marriage license on June 27, 1903. Keelor is 28 years old and Miss McDonough is 21, neither was previously married. The marriage takes place July 1, 1903, and is filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on July 8, 1903.

Nicholas Jensen and Miss Louisa Hansen, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 5, 1903. Jensen states his age as 39 and Miss Hansen is 23 years old; never was previously married. The marriage occurs May 6, 1903, and is filed with the county clerk on May 6, 1903.

Herbert G. Heath and Miss Louise C. Mayer, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 14, 1903. Heath states his age as 28 and Miss Mayer is age 19; neither was previously married. The marriage occurs July 15, 1903, and is filed for record on July 17, 1903.

James W. Dale and Miss M. Ettie Mulford, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on May 16, 1903. Dale is 22 years old and Miss Mulford is age 17, permission for her marriage being attested to by her father, Fermen (Furmen) Mulford. Neither Dale nor Mulford was married on prior occasion. Joel F. Wood, Minister of the Gospel, officiated at the wedding in Lake City on May 17, 1903. Witnesses at the ceremony were Miss Rose Mulford and O. I. (Q.) Dale. The marriage license was filed for record on May 21, 1903.

Francis B. Laws and Miss Lillian J. McConnell, both of the City and County of Denver, applied for a marriage license on September 5, 1903. Laws is 28 years old and McConnell is 27; neither was previously married. The marriage occurred September 5, 1903, and was filed with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on September 7, 1903.

J. F. Carris and Mrs. Jennie B. Roberts, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 31, 1903. Carris states his age as 23 and not previously married. Mrs. Roberts is 27 years old and was divorced from her prior husband in Indian Territory in 1897 based on cruelty and desertion. Justice of the Peace J.P. Michaels officiates at the wedding on December 31, 1903, at Michaels' office in Lake City. Witnesses at the wedding were Mrs. A. J . Clark and Mrs. Emma F. Michaels. The marriage license was filed for record on January 1, 1904.

W. C. Best and Miss Rosalie Ackley, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on June 9, 1903. Best is 22 years old and Miss Ackley is 22, neither was previously married. The marriage occurred June 9, 1903, and was filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on June 10, 1903.

1904


Alex R. McKinnon of Henson, Hinsdale County, and Miss Valda Madison of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 21, 1904. Madison states his age as 21 years old and Miss Madison is age 17, neither previously married. Miss Madison's mother, Sarah Madison, acknowledges that her daughter is 17 and signs her signature allowing for her marriage. The marriage takes place November 21, 1904, and is filed for record with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix on November 22, 1904.

J. Walter Beam of Lake City, Hinsdale County, and Miss Elsie Brother of City and County of Denver, applied for a marriage license on April 20, 1904. Mr. Beam is 22 years of age and Miss Brother is 22 years old; neither was previously married. The wedding date is April 20, 1904, with filing in the county clerk's office on May 7, 1904.

G. B. Pratt and Miss Valeria Paterson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on September 1, 1904. Pratt states his age as 26 years and Miss Paterson is 20 years old. Neither party was previously married. The marriage takes place September 1, 1904, and is field for record on September 2, 1904.

Eben Roy Holabird and Miss Rachel Paterson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on November 22, 1904. Holabird states he is over 21 years old and Miss Paterson states she is over 18 years of age. The marriage date is November 23, 1904, and the license is filed with the county clerk's office in Lake City on November 23, 1904.

Charles L. Sweet and Mrs. Jessie B. Sleeper, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 2, 1904. Sweet is 48 years old; he was previously married and his former wife is deceased. Mrs. Sleeper is age 32 and she was divorced from her former husband at Telluride, Colorado, in March, 1900, on the grounds of infidelity. The marriage takes place July 2, 1904, and is filed with County Clerk I. P. Hix on July 5, 1904.


1905


B. F. H. Adams and Miss Christina Henrietta Margaretta Lehman, both of Capitol City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on July 10, 1905. The groom is 49 years old and the bride is age 20. The groom was previously married and his former wife is deceased. The marriage takes place July 10, 1905, and is filed for record on July 14, 1905.

Dennis Bernard Halpin and Miss Mabel M. Hungate, both residents of Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on December 12, 1905. Halpin states he is 25 years old and Miss Hungate will be 18 years old next July. The bride's mother, Daisy Wheeler, signs the application allowing her to marry Halpin and acknowledging that she will be 18 years old in July, 1906. The mother's affidavit is dated December 12, 1905. The marriage occurs December 12, 1905, and is filed for record on December 13, 1905.


1906


Richard Price and Mrs. Emily Willis (sic), both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on August 9, 1906. Price is 58 years old and not previously married; Mrs. Willis is age 48 and her former husband is deceased. George W. Wright, an Ordained Minister, conducted the wedding of Richard Price and Emily Williams at Lake City on August 9, 1906, in the presence of witnesses Carolyn Hunt and Frank B. Hough.

James Joseph Halpin and Miss Naomi Watson, both of Lake City, Hinsdale County, applied for a marriage license on January 6, 1906. Halpin is 24 years old and Miss Watson is 23 years old. Neither party was previously married. The marriage takes place January 7, 1906, and is filed for record January 18, 1906, with Hinsdale County Clerk I. P. Hix and his deputy, John S. Hough.


1909


John Johnson and Mrs. Jennie M. Wilson, both of Dayton, Gunnison County, applied for a marriage license on May 13, 1909. The groom states his age as 51 years; he was formerly married but his wife is deceased. Mrs. Wilson is 41 years old and was divorced from her former husband at Gunnison, Colorado, on January 24, 1908, on the grounds of desertion and non-support. The marriage takes place May 13, 1909, and is filed on May 13, 1909, with Hinsdale County Clerk Frank Manley and his deputy, Mamie E. Lawler.


Misc. marriage notations, apparently by Hinsdale County Judge and recorded on misc. scraps of paper:

Mr. Melvin M. Orme of Orme, Johnson, Kansas, and Mrs. Carrie J. Forsbeck of Sashion, Maricopa County, Arizona, October 28, 1938. Witnesses Mrs. Emma L. Liska and Mrs. Nannie Austin.

William Newton Brower of Cimarron, Colorado, and Miss Buelah Mae Sickler of Lake City, Colorado. Witnesses Gay N. Sickler and Norma McLoughan (sic). December 31, 1938.

Ray Edward Adams of Salida, Colorado, and Grace Louise Lines of Salida, Colorado. Married September 1, 1938.

Marriage application (no date) of William F. Williams of Bachelor, Hinsdale County, and Lillie B. Frazier of Bachelor, Hinsdale County. Williams states his age as 30 years and Miss Frazier is 19 years old. Although signed by Williams, the application is not dated and was not formally signed or filed by the county clerk.

--transcribed by G. E. Houston, July-August, 2005.

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