Some Early Marriages Reported in DC Papers (1803-1810)


Listing marriages where the bride or groom were from Alexandria.


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MarriagePrintedGroomResidenceBride ResidenceNotes
03/29/1810Mar 31Wilson, OliverWilmington, DEHeineman, Miss Mary“West End,” Alexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir; bride was the dau of Jacob Heineman of “West End”
09/06/1803Sep 07Puppo, Daniel C.South CarolinaStroman, Miss ElizabethAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
12/25/1803Dec 28Jackson, AnnesNanjemoy, MDKirk, Miss HarriettAlexandria
02/05/1804Feb 06Alexander, Walter S.Date, Miss CatherineAlexandriaBride was the dau of Baldwin Dade, Esq.
04/22/1804Apr 23Rowan, JosephRhodes, NancyAlexandriaby Rev. William Waters; bride was the dau of William Rhodes, merchant of Alexandria
06/30/1804Jul 07Custis, George Washington Parke, EsqFitzhugh, Miss Mary Lee (“Molly”)Alexandriaat Alexandria by Rev. Thomas Davis; bride was the dau of William Fitzhugh, Esq.
11/25/1804Nov 26Christman, JohnJefferson Co, VABarr, ElizabethAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
01/08/1805Jan 12Manning, Capt IgnatiusSt. Mary’s Co, MDSewell, Miss MaryAlexandriaby Right Rev. Bishop Neale; bride was the 2nd dau of Capt C. Sewell.
02/21/1805Feb 22Pearce, Gideon, Esq.MarylandDick, Miss JuliaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Davis; bride was the dau of E. C. Dick, Esq., mayor of Alexandria
12/03/1805Dec 05Wallace, JamesNorfolk, VADouglass, Miss SusanAlexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis; groom was a merchant of Norfolk; bride was the dau of Dr. Charles Douglass
05/18/1806May 19Crab, John N.HavannaGray, Miss JaneAlexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis
06/04/1806Jun 05Coulter, HenryAnnapolisMcCoutchen, Miss MarthaAlexandria
10/09/1806Oct 13Long, Capt.BaltimoreHarper, Miss SarahAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
12/27/1806Dec 29Cutting, John B.Carter, Mrs. SarahAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Moscrop
05/12/1807May 13George, MartinLancaster Co, VAKline, MissAlexandriaBride was the eldest dau of Gabriel Kline of Alexandria
09/03/1807Sep 04Levering, Aaron RighterBaltimore, MDLawrason, Miss Nancy ButcherAlexandriaat Alexandria; bride was the dau of James Lawrason of Alexandria
10/29/1807Oct 30Long, WilliamMartinsburg, VA (WV)Stewart, Miss SusannaAlexandriaby Rev James Muir; Groom was a Martinsburg merchant
05/20/1809May 22Ward, JamesWash, DCMyers, Miss PrudenceAlexandriaby Rev. John Childs
05/22/1809May 23Conway, RobertNorthumber-land Co, VASweet, Miss MargaretAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
06/18/1809Jul 24Roberts, ErastusHudson, NYJenkins, Miss ElizabethAlexandriaat Wash, DC, by Rev. Mr. McCormick; groom’s occupation was printer
04/19/1810Apr 21Hunter, RobertHarley, Miss Unice (Eunice?)Alexandriaby Rev. Mr. Robbins
07/19/1810Jul 21Stephenson, WilliamSmithfield, Jefferson Co, VAHogan, Miss MargaretAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Fenwick; groom was a merchant of Smithfield
11/20/1810Nov 25Boyd, RobertWash, DCBailey, Miss BetseyAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Roberts; groom’s occupation was bookbinder
12/12/1810Dec 28Campbell, RobertWinchester, VAMcMunn, Miss Fanny M.Alexandriaat Winchester by Rev. Mr. Streit; bride was the dau of the late George McMunn of Alexandria
12/27/1810Dec 29Dobbins, DavidWash, DCColeman, Miss RachaelAlexandria
02/17/1803Feb 19Jeffrey, SamuelAlexandriaMahony, Miss SallyAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Eaton
03/15/1803Mar 16Shakes, JohnAlexandriaLa Treat, Miss SallyAlexandriaat Georgetown, by Rev. Mr. Balch
03/31/1803Apr 01Allison, AmosAlexandriaGuiger, Miss AnnHagerstown, MDby Rev. James Muir
04/07/1803Apr 08Atkinson, GuyAlexandriaBirch, MissSpring Lands, near Philadelphia, PAat Alexandria by Rev. Mr. Muir; bride was the dau of William Birch
06/30/1803Jul 01Hartshorne, WilliamAlexandriaShreve, Mrs. SusannahAlexandriaat Friends Meeting House in Alexandria
07/14/1803Jul 18Muschett, JohnAlexandriaTebbs, Miss Mary F.Alexandriaat Dumfries, VA, by Rev. Lee Massey
07/28/1803Jul 29Adams, JohnAlexandria Hyees, Miss MaryAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Maffett
08/02/1803Aug 04Plum, JosephAlexandriaMarle, Miss BetsyAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
08/10/1803Aug 15Smith, JamesAlexandriaMoore, Miss Margaret F.Fairfax Co, VAGroom was a merchant
08/16/1803Aug 17Boyer, EliasAlexandriaBruce, Miss AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
09/25/1803Sep 28Craven, TunisAlexandriaTingey, Miss HannahWash DCat Wash, DC, by Rev. Mr. McCormick; groom was an Alexandria merchant; bride was the dau of Capt. Thomas Tingey
10/27/1803Oct 28Nicholson, HenryAlexandriaBallard, Miss AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
12/19/1803Dec 20Wheeler, SamuelAlexandriaParsons, Miss SarahAlexandriaby Rev. William Waters
02/02/1804Feb 08Lamphier, WilliamAlexandriaSexsmith, Miss MaryFredericksburg, VAat Fredericksburg by Rev. James McConochie
03/16/1804Mar 23Harris, Theophilus, Esq.AlexandriaHenderson, Mrs.Lower Dublinat Philadelphia, PA, by Rev. Mr. Mantayne
04/18/1804Apr 19Gray, JohnAlexandriaHelmbold, Miss Ann MariaPhiladelphia, PAat Georgetown, by Rev. Mr. Balch
04/28/1804May 01Galt, JamesAlexandriaResler, Miss EveAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Maffett
05/13/1804May 14Baggett, JohnAlexandriaMaddocks, Miss MaryAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Eaton
06/30/1804Jul 17Shreve, BenjaminAlexandriaGoodhue, Miss MarySalem, MABride was the dau of Hon. Benjamin Goodhue; groom was a merchant of Alexandria
07/08/1804Jul 17Watson, Dr. JohnAlexandriaHowe, Miss AnnFrederick Co, VA
07/17/1804Jul 17Dye, Capt. RuebenAlexandriaTurner, Miss BetseyAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
07/29/1804Aug 01Turner, WilliamAlexandriaWest, Miss KittyAlexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis
09/20/1804Oct 01Hooe, James H.AlexandriaHooe, Miss E. Prince William Co, VABride was the dau of Benjamin Hooe, Esq.; groom was a merchant of Alexandria
02/21/1805Feb 23Janney, MosesAlexandriaLawrence, JudithFormerly of Massachusettsby Rev. Dr. Muir
06/05/1805Jun 10Hokes, GeorgeAlexandriaStreet, Miss AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis
06/06/1805Jun 07Harper, Capt. JohnAlexandriaDavis, Miss SarahAlexandriaby Rev. James Muir
06/20/1805Jun 21Gilman, EphraimAlexandriaCrawford, Miss AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Robbins
07/18/1805Jul 19Jones, William AlexandriaMatthews, Miss MarthaAlexandriaat Georgetown, by Rev. Mr. Balch
07/25/1805Jul 26Campbell, Capt. JamesAlexandriaCahall, Miss CatharineAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Moore
09/02/1805Sep 03Patton, Robert, Jr.AlexandriaReeder, Miss Ann Cliftonat “Clifton Lodge,” the home of the groom’s brother, James Patton, by the Rev. Mr. Eden; the bride was the dau of Benjamin and Eleanor Clifton Slaughter Reeder
11/03/1805Nov 06Gadsby, JohnAlexandriaMcLaughlin, Miss MargaretGeorgetownat Georgetown by Rev. Mr. Sayres
12/12/1805Dec 13Ricketts, BenjaminAlexandriaStewart, Miss Mary M.Alexandriaby Rev. Mr. Davis
01/13/1806Jan 14Entwisle, IsaacAlexandriaRyan, Mrs. AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
01/19/1806Jan 25Hingston, NicholsAlexandriaBloomfield, Elizabethat Georgetown by Rev. Mr. Balch; groom was botanist and merchant of Alexandria; bride was sister to celebrated author Robert Bloomfield
01/30/1806Jan 31Towers, ThomasAlexandriaChatham, ElizaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
02/27/1806Feb 28Mills, William NelsonAlexandriaLeap, Miss AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir
03/06/1806Mar 07Taylor, Robert I., Esq.AlexandriaRose, Maria M.Alexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis
04/20/1806Apr 22Faw, Abraham, Esq.AlexandriaMoody, Miss SarahCalvert Co, MDby Rev. Dr. Muir
04/26/1806Apr 28Flannery, MichaelAlexandriaTurner, Mrs. RebeccaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Davis
06/26/1806Jun 27Corwin, StephenAlexandriaHopewell, Miss JuliaAlexandriaby Rev Isaac Robbins
09/23/1806Sep 24Scott, Charles W.AlexandriaBeadle, Mrs. ElizabethAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
09/25/1806Sep 26Coleman, Capt. GeorgeAlexandriaMarsteller, Miss ElizabethAlexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis
10/02/1806Oct 03Carew, Capt. ThomasAlexandriaKorn, Miss MargaretAlexandriaby Rev. Thomas Davis
11/06/1806Nov 07Cole, Capt. ThomasAlexandriaHand, Miss Tryphosa N.Alexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
12/24/1806Dec 29Wilkinson, HenryAlexandriaHarper, Miss MiraWash, DCby Rev. Mr. Wiley
02/03/1807Feb 04Jamieson, JohnAlexandriaLaidler, Miss VioletteCharles Co, MDby Rev. Dr. Contee; groom was an Alexandria baker; bride was the eldest dau of Mr. Laidler of Rose-Hall, Charles Co
02/26/1807Feb 27McDonald, JohnAlexandriaKing, Miss AnneAlexandriaby Rev James Muir
04/02/1807Apr 03Shields, ThomasAlexandriaGee, Miss Mary AnnAlexandriaby Rev Mr. Robbins
06/29/1807Jul 02Lawrence, JohnAlexandriaJanuary, Mrs. CatharineAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Shay
07/09/1807Jul 10Davidson, Capt. Bazil H.AlexandriaHunter, Miss ElizaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Muir; bride was the dau of John Hunter, Alexandria
07/21/1807Jul 29Riddle, James R.AlexandriaHeiskell, Miss AmeliaStaunton, VAat Staunton; bride was the dau of Peter Heiskell of Staunton
08/09/1807Aug 11Knight, JohnAlexandriaShade, Miss CatherineAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Shay
09/15/1807Sep 16Parry, William H.AlexandriaMadden, Miss Mary F.Alexandriaby Rev Dr. Muir; groom was an Alexandria merchant
10/15/1807Oct 16Chatman, Charles T.AlexandriaGadsby, Miss Margaret S.Alexandriaby Rev. Mr. Sayre
11/12/1807Nov 13Thompson, Craven Peyton, Esq.AlexandriaTucker, Miss Sally ElizaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Gibson; groom was an Alexandria merchant; bride was the dau of John Tucker of Alexandria
11/23/1807Nov 30Hand, CalebAlexandriaKeen, Miss Leah C.Philadelphia, PAby Rev Bishop White; groom was an Alexandria merchant
12/03/1807Dec 08Hunter, ColinAlexandriaHatton, Miss Henrietta D.Thompson’s Risk, MDby Rev Mr. Addison
06/01/1808Jun 04Talbott, JesseAlexandriaLittle, Hannah Jr.Wash, DCat Wash, DC, at Friends Meeting House, being the first marriage performed by the Society of Friends in Washington City
09/06/1808Sep 08Patton, John B., EsqAlexandriaButcher, Miss RebeccaAlexandriaat Washington, DC by Rev. Thomas Sargent; bride was the dau of Jonathan Butcher of Alexandria
01/19/1809Jan 21Beeler, Christian LouisAlexandriaEakin, Mrs. Frederica AugustaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Gibson
05/18/1809May 19Harper, Capt. RobertAlexandriaDavis, Miss Mary AnnAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
05/23/1809May 25Dade, Capt. Charles S.AlexandriaAdams, Miss JaneAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
06/01/1809Jun 05Smith, JohnAlexandriaWay, Miss CatharineAlexandriain Wash, DC, by Rev. E. T. McCormick
07/26/1809Jul 28Lee, Charles, Esq.AlexandriaPeyton, Mrs. Margaret C.Fauquier Co, VAby Rev. James Thompson
08/15/1809Aug 16Hipkins, LewisAlexandriaCarne, Miss Mary L.Alexandriaby Rev. William Waters; bride was the dau of William Carne
09/12/1809Sep 13Garner, WilliamAlexandriaSimms, Mrs. MargaretAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
09/21/1809Oct 03Luckett, Capt. FielderAlexandriaWillis, Miss ElizabethJefferson Co, VAby Rev. Mr. Streight of Winchester; bride was the youngest dau of Rich Willis
02/07/1810Feb 14Saunders, PeterAlexandriaMcPherson, Miss HannahJefferson Co, VAat Jefferson Co at the Friends Meeting House; bride was the dau of John McPherson
03/15/1810Mar 23McCrea, RobertAlexandriaFurgerson, Miss JennetNYat New York by Rev. Mr. Thomas Harrison; groom’s occupation was merchant of Alexandria
05/03/1810May 05Wood, RichardAlexandriaBagget, Miss CatharineAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. Muir
07/16/1810Jul 25Boarman, Thomas C.AlexandriaBoarman, Miss Mary LouisiaAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Fenwick
08/25/1810Aug 28Wilson, Capt. WilliamAlexandriaWinterberry, Miss MaryAlexandriaby Rev. Mr. Gibson
10/03/1810Oct 12Brown, William E.AlexandriaWilson, Miss Marthaat Friend’s Meeting House in Jefferson Co, VA; groom was a merchant of Alexandria; bride was dau of Thomas Wilson
10/20/1810Oct 22Harper, William, Jr.AlexandriaNewton, Miss Mary T.Alexandrianear Leesburg, Loudoun Co, VA, by Rev. Mr. Mines
12/06/1810Dec 07Vowell, John C.AlexandriaTaylor, Mrs. Mary JaquelineAlexandriaby Rev. Dr. James Muir; groom was an Alexandria merchant
12/26/1810Dec 27Litle, Richard H.AlexandriaTalbott, Miss ElizabethWash, DCat Wash, DC, at the Friends Meeting House