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Not all issues of past newspapers have been saved to microfilm, however, every effort is being made to research what is available for this collection. Our goal is to help in researching ancestors and add a sense of history. This page is a continuing effort and will be added to, often, as more research is completed.  Researched by Cathe Ziereis unless otherwise credited.

Oconto County Reporter
February 14, 1907

Timme—A very quiet wedding took place here Tuesday, when Miss Hilda Quistoff and Henry Lembcke were united in the holy bonds of wedlock.

Oconto County Reporter
April 11, 1907
Contributed by Ron Renquin


The wedding of Louis Erdman and Miss Hilda Utech was quietly solemnized at the brides home Wednesday.  The marriage ceremony
was witnessed by relatives and intimate friends only.  They have the sincere good wishes of hosts of friends.

Oconto County Reporter
April 25, 1907

Miss Jennie Adeline Gordon and Mr. Robert Lee Porterfield were married at the home of the brides parents.  

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Gordon at eleven thirty yesterday morning, Rev. R.J. McLandress officiating.

The Enquirer
Friday, May 10, 1907
contributed by Richard LaBrosse

William Miller of the town of Oconto to Alma Johnson of the city of Oconto on May 5, 1907

Laura D. Landrow of Abrams to Charles W. McDonald of Oconto. 

Married at Menominee, Michigan by the Rev. Daniel E. Long, Pastor of the Presbyterian Church on May 1, 1907

Oconto County Reporter
June 13, 1907

Miss Anna Catherine VanBoven, youngest daughter of Mrs. VanBoven of this city, and Mr. Charles D. Gauthier of Green Bay were united in marriage at seven Monday morning in St. Josephs church, Rev. Selbach officiating.

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Keene returned Saturday from their wedding trip and spent Sunday in the city before returning to Menominee where they will reside.

Marriage licenses -
Fred Harmon and Eva Spice, both of Oconto; 
Paul Jeske of Underhill and Ida Tuchyz of Hayes;
Otto Bubolz of Underhill and Amanda Zutz of the town of Gillett; 
Gustav Parduhn of Gillett and Louisa Parke of Underhill.

Sobieski—Miss Frances May Johnson and Mr. J.W. Krause were united in marriage at the home of J.P. Johnson at Oconto Falls, Rev. Leek officiating, Wednesday afternoon, June 5 in the presence of relatives of the contracting parties.

Oconto County Reporter
June 20, 1907

Marriage licenses -
Frank Buchberger of Lena and Julia Isabelle Wright of Oconto; 
Desire Laduron of Brookside and Zora A. Couillard of the town of Oconto.

Oconto County Reporter
July 11, 1907

Marriage licenses -
Charles Heyerdah and Ella Worth, both of Suring; 
Peter Durban and Maud Boutotte, both of this city; 
Dr. G.E. Melchoir of Algoma and Elizabeth Herald of this city.

Oconto County Reporter
July 18, 1907

Marriage licenses- 
Leo LeFave to Jossie Tribaudeau, both of Oconto Falls; 
Edward Kottke of Lena to Louise Stern of Underhill.

Oconto County Reporter
July 25, 1907
researched by Richard LaBrosse

A very quiet wedding took place at six thirty yesterday morning at St. Joseph’s church, the contracting parties being Miss Susie Herald, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Herald, and James F. O’Connor, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael O’Connor of the west ward, Rev. Fr. Selbach officiating.

Oconto County Reporter
August 15, 1907
Contributed by Ron Renquin

The following marriage licenses were issued this week by county clerk Leigh;
Alphonse Deneau and Anna Bourassa, both of Oconto; 
Charles Phillips and Minnie Goodchild, both of Oconto;
Henry T. Guay of Menominee, Mich., and Delia Flynn of Oconto.

Charles Phillips and Miss Minnie Goodchild were quietly married last Saturday afternoon at three thirty by Justice DonLevy.  The ceremony was performed in the law office of Gill and Chase.

Oconto County Reporter
September 18, 1907
researched by Richard LaBrosse

Marriage licenses—
Katherine Cecil Mott of this city to Chas. James McGregor of New London;
R.L. Bowman of Peshtigo to Kittie M. Hoyt of Hickory.

Oconto County Reporter
November 21, 1907

Marriage licenses-
Frank Messerschmidt of the town of How and Olga Bubolz of the town of Underhill; 
Felix St. Germaine of Coleman and Clara Carriveau of this city.