First marriages of Shawano County
taken from the Shawano County Journal
Researched by Kenneth Salzman 1980-1981
There are many issues of the paper missing during the 1850's and 1860's.
Also missing are the following
26 Jul 1888- 26 Sep 1889
10 Oct 1894- 28 Mar 1895
Jan 1899- Jan 1906
Transcribed From Kenneth's papers by Editor Jim Glasheen © 2010
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20 Jul 1865
Married - On Sunday evening, July 16th by Judge Maurer, at his residence, Daniel Montour and Miss Julia T Miller, youngest daughter of H D Miller, esq.
On Sunday, July 16th, by Charles Sumnicht, Esq., at his residence in Hartland, William E Wescott and Abigal Richmond.
23 Nov 1865
Married - By Judge Maurer, at his residence, on the 27th of October, Alexander Ket-son to Miss Sophia We-she-co-ba, all of Keshena.
By the same person, at the same time and place, John Peters to Miss Sha-nete-iy-a-sha, all of Keshena.
12 Jul 1866
Married - Peterson-Bonnett - On Saturday, July 1st, by E D Gumarer, Esq., Lieut. Alexander Peterson, of Belle Plaine, and Mary Bonnett, a teacher in the school in this village. Lieut. Peterson, and his wife have our best wishes for their future happiness. May they live long enough to enjoy all of Life's blessings and non of it's ills.
30 Aug 1866
Married - Wiley - McCord - In this village, at the residence of the bride's father, on Monday the 27th inst., by Julius A Murray, Esq., assisted by Rev. J. L. Hewitt, Postmaster Spence Wiley and Miss Rhoda McCord, all of this village. Spencer, may you and your gentle bride, pluck the roses of life and never feel their thorns, and through life have no trying campaign to undergo, no forced marches to make, and at peaceful eve, "go into camp" by the clear waters of the River of Eternal Life.
6 Sep 1866
Married - Fields - Noyce - By judge Maurer at his residence on Sunday the 9th inst., Harvey Fields and Mrs. Sarah Noyce. "Whoso findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favor of the Lord."
4 Jul 1867
Married - At Belle Plaine, on the 26th inst., by E D Gumaer, Esq., Mr. Mathew B McAllister, of Oshkosh, and Miss Jane Sanders of Belle Plaine.
17 Oct 1867
Married - Christenson - Wilks - At the residence of Wm. Wilks, Esq., on Oct 13th, 1867, by D H Pulcifer, Esq., Mr. Hance Christenson of Pine River, Waushara county, to Miss Sarah Elizabeth Wilks, of Richmond, Shawano Co. The newly married pair receive our hearty congratulations and may they live long and happily.
28 Nov 1867
Married - Nov 21st 1867, at the residence of J D Magee, in Shawano, by the Rev. E. W. Stevens, Mr. T. H. McNichol and Miss Eliza J Shannon, all of the above named place.
In Keshena, Wis., on Thanksgiving Day, Nov 28, 1867, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. E.W. Stevens, Mr. Robert E Jeffery, of Cleveland, Ohio and Miss Flora E Wright, of the former place.
23 Apr 1868
Married -- In this village, on the 4th inst., by the Rev. E.W. Stevens, Mr. John Abraham to Miss Harriett E Noble, all of Belle Plaine. Stick to her John, for she's a Noble "gal".
14 May 1868
Married - In the town of Waukechon, May 2d, by Judge Maurer, Mr. John Latender and Miss Mary Mitchell, all of Waukechon, Shawano Co., Wis.
By Rev. E. W. Stevens, in this village on the 26th ult., Mr. W. Henry Murdock to Miss Sarah F. Crane, all of Belle Plaine.
By the same, on the 26th ult., Mr. Frank O Perry to Miss Helen B Crane, all of Belle Plaine.
13 May 1869
Married, at Oshkosh, on the 5th inst., by rev Father Gleason, Mr. Felix Cardinal, of Shawano and Miss Mary Peck, of Oshkosh.
6 Jan 1870
Married on the 4th inst., by C. H. Upham, Esq., Court Commissioner, at his office in this village Mr. Joseph Wah-ta-sha and Miss Ke-pas-can Ne- sheen, all of Keshena. The bride and groom went through with the hymenial ceremony with caucasian regularity, even to the presentation of a highly flavored cigar to the gentleman of the press, who witnesses the marriage. Long life to the happy couple.
13 Jan 1870
Married - In Fond du Lac on Wednesday of this week, by Father Coalton, Mr. Michael Devlin, of Shawano and Miss Mary Welsh, of Eldorado, Fond du Lac county.
2 Nov 1870
Married in the town of Hartland, Shawano county, on the 23d ult., by Justice Charles Sumnicht, Mr. Henry Huntley and Miss Emily Robenhurst, all of the above named place.
17 Nov 1870
Married in this village, Nov 17th, at the residence of Wm. Bridge, Esq., by Judge Jos. Maurer, Mr. Asa Hicks and Miss Bertha Parks, all of this village. We congratulate the happy pair with our whole straight republican editorial and otherwise heart. But Lord; how these bachelors are dropping off. Whose turn next?
8 Dec 1870
Married - In the town of Hartland, Nov 25th, by Rev. P. H. Dicks, Mr. Charles A. Raisler and Miss Minnie S Krueger, all of Shawano.
In this village, Nov 29th, at the residence of the bride's father, D.P. Andrews, esq., by Rev L.S. Bullock, Mr. Charles L Wiley and Miss Francis Andrews, all of this village.
16 Feb 1871
Married - At Belle Plaine, on the 9th inst., by Elder Thomas Magee, Henry D. Peterson, Esq., and Miss Lettie Porter.
On the 12th inst., by the same, Mr. Ezra R Reed and Miss Almira Learned, all of Belle Plaine, Shawano County.
23 Mar 1871
Married - At the residence of Capt. Wm Powell, Maple Grove, March 19, 1871, by O. Andrews, J. P., Mr. James F. Chase and Miss Martha C. Howlett, both of Oshkosh. Say Captain, where's them wedding cake? You know we don't chase after our dues in such cases, and we shall be compelled to howl it through the land if you forget us hereafter.
4 May 1871
Married - In this village, May 1st, at the residence of the bride's mother, by Rev L. B. Bullock, Mr. Marion Wescott to Miss Maggie A Crone, all of Shawano, Wis. We congratulate Marion and Maggie on the favorable auspices which they begin the journey of life, and hope as they pass along down the stream of time, there will be no storms gather (a few squalls will do no harm) to darken their pathway, but that they may enjoy their full share of connubial bliss.
15 Jun 1871
Married - On Sunday last, C. F. Upham, Esq., Court Commissioner, married the following parties; Robert Dodge and Jane Moses,
and John Ah-pe-shaw-quett and Margaret Kenosha, all of Keshena, in this county.
30 Nov 1871
Married - At the residence of the bride's brother-in-law, E. F. Sawyer, Esq., Nov 20th, 1871, by Elder Thos. Magee, Mr. Robert T Morley to Miss Arabella Jones, both of Belle Plaine, Wis.
7 Dec 1871
Married- At the residence of A. Semple, Esq., in the town of Waukechon, Shawano county, on the 26th ult., by P. Semple, Esq., Justice of the Peace, Mr. Phillip Henry Hooper to Miss Hannah Desilla, all of the above named place.
8 Feb 1872
Married - At the residence of the bride's father, in the city of Green Bay on Wednesday, Jan 31st, 1872, Mr. Orin E Harris Jr. to Miss Hattie V. Loy.
At the residence of the bride's father in Utica, Wis., on Jan 1st 1872, F.W. Parmerter to Miss Eudora D Gorsaw.
15 Feb 1872
Married in this village on the 19th inst., at the residence of Mr. Joseph Maurer, by Rev. W. Woddruff, Mr. Lewis Sperberg and Miss Sophia Moyhon, all of the town of Richmond.
14 Mar 1872
Married - On the 12th inst., by Rev. W. Woodruff, Mr. Peter LaFond and Miss Ada Lambert, all of this village.
At the residence of the bridegroom's son, Wm. Porter, on the 10th inst., by the Rev. T. Magee, Mr. Samuel W. Porter and Mrs. Clara Morrison, all of Belle Plaine, Shawano County.
18 Apr 1872
Married - April 14th, 1872, at the M. E Church in Shawano, by Rev. T. C. Wilson, Rev. W. W. Woodruff, pastor of the M. E church, to Miss Josephine Stevens, daughter of John Stevens, Esq. of Shawano. Notice that this marriage was to take place having been slyly whispered around, had the effect to fill the church to its utmost capacity. The Pastor, during his brief time he has been among us, has won the respect and esteem of all; while the young lady is no less beloved and respected. Through the journey of life they will have the best wishes of many friends in Shawano for their happiness and prosperity.
27 Jul 1872
Married - In this village on Thursday, 25th inst., by Rev. P. H. Dicke, Mr. Herman Krause and Miss Lydia Jakel, both of this place.
10 Aug 1872
Married - At the residence of the bride's mother in Thomson, Ill., on the 1st, inst., by Rev. T. P. Sawin, of Racine, Charles M Upham, Esq., of this village, and Miss Julia F. Parsons, of Milwaukee.
24 Aug 1872
Married - At the Wescott House in this village, on Monday eve, 29th inst., by Rev. W. Woodruff, Mr. P. W. Ackerman and Miss Dora R. Pulcifer, all of this village.
At Winona, Minn., July 1st, 1872, Mr. John N Wescott and Miss Sarah Lindsey. we wish the young couples all the joy attainable in married life, and long life and prosperity.
16 Nov 1872
Married - At Omro, Wis., on the 30th of Oct, 1872, by rev. Wm, Teal, Mr. George L. Williams and Miss Alice Southard, both of Oshkosh. George is well known to our citizens, having resided among them about two years, and the above affair, although unexpected, will be received with pleasure by them' long life and happiness to you and yours, Geo.
At Hartland, in this county, on Nov. 4th, 1872, by H. Luecke, Esq., Mr. Patrick Murphy and Elwine Rabenhorst, both of the same town.
14 Dec 1872
Married in the town of Pella, Dec 12th by Rev. P. H. Dickie, Mr. Carl Braun and Miss Wilhelmine Koepsell, all of that town.
11 Jan 1873
Married at the residence of H. M. MIller, Esq., Angelica, Wis., by Rev. J.W. Delap, Mr. L. B. Hurley and Miss Angeline McCanna, all of same town.
5 Apr 1873
Married in this village, at the residence of the bride's father, on the 30th ult., by Rev C. W. Brewer, Mr. Charles P. Montelius and Miss Anna M Wescott, all of this village.
26 Apr 1873
Married - At the residence of G. B. Starkweather, April 23rd, 1873, by C. R. Klebesadel, Court Commissioner, Mr. Benjamin Clark and Miss Clara Starkweather.
12 Jul 1873
Married - In this village, Jul 5th 1873, by Henry Klosterman, Esq., County Judge, Mr. John L Montoure and Miss Mary J Wescott, daughter of Charles D. Wescott, all of this village.
In the town of Belle Plaine, Shawano Co., Wis., July 5th, 1873, by Rev. W.M. Stuart, Mr. Orlanda M. Smith and Miss Lilly D. Johnson.
In the same place, July 2, 1873, by elder Thos. Magee, Mr. Jeremiah D. Seeber of Oshkosh and Miss Alice L Adams, of Belle Plaine.
8 Nov 1873
Married - At the Catholic church on Tuesday, Oct 28, by Father Chebul, Mr. W. C. Winzel and Miss Mary Bibelhausen, both of this village.
At Embarrass, Sunday, Nov 2d, by Justice Webster, Mr. Ed Gibbs and Miss Maria J. Lambert and Mr. Arthur Gibbs to Miss Etta Buck, all of this village.
24 Jan 1874
Married - At Northport on the 23d of Dec, 1873, by Justice St. Clair, Mr. William D. Gumaer and Miss Alice Howard, both of this place.
21 Feb 1874
Married - At the residence of the bride's father, in the town of Maple Grove, on the 25th January, 1874, by Justice O. B. Stevens, Mr. Thomas Bradnock and Miss Johanna Driscol, both of the same place.
14 Mar 1874
Married - At the residence of J. Hallam, esq., in the town of Maple Grove, Shawano Co., Wis., on the 10th day of March, 1874, by Justice O.B. Stevens, Mr. Cyrus G. Harris and Miss Lucinda Baker.
4 Apr 1874
Married - in this city of Shawano, March 22d, 1874, by Rev. Thomas Peep, Mr. James Ross, of the town of Richmond, and Miss Nancy Mull, of Shawano.
At the parsonage, in the city of Shawano, March 29th, 1874, by Rev. Thomas Peep, Mr. Thomas Ainsworth and Miss Ann B Jones, both of Shawano.
18 Apr 1874
Married - At Leopolis, Shawano co,. April 15th, by I. Jameson, Esq., Mr. Julius Schwartzkopf and Miss Gette Kramer, all of the town of Herman.
25 Apr 1874
Married - in the town of Belle Plaine, April 20th, by Joel Larned, Esq., Mr. A . Spencer and Miss Ella Roback, all of said town.
16 May 1874
Married - at the residence of Capt. J. M> Schweers, in this city, May 8th, 1874, by Rev. P.H. Dicke, Mr. August Schweers and Miss Auguste Kruger, both of this place.
At the residence of Wm. H. Bridge, esq. in this city, May 13th, 1874, by Rev. Thomas Peep, Mr. Augustus D. Gorham to Miss Katie M. Bridge.
27 Jun 1874
Married - in this city, June 23rd, by H. M. Loomer, J.P., John Ma-che-o-pa-tan and Miss Madeline I-ah-siew, both of Keshena. By the Wisconsin Law, was this Indian married to his squaw. This being the first marriage ceremony perpetrated by Squire Loomer, his friends who witnessed it escorted him to the Wescott House and Pulcifer was soon ahead $1. for cigars.
25 Jul 1874
Married - in this city, on the 13th inst., by H.M. Loomer, Esq., Michael Blizbrau and Sophia Grignon, both of Keshena.
19 sep 1874
Married in this city, at the Methodist parsonage, Sept. 12th, 1874, by Rev. Thomas Peep, Mr. S. G. Van Kleeck to Miss Mary J Lathrop, both of Angelica.
3 Oct 1874
Married at the residence of the bride's mother, in the village of Friendship, Allegany Co. NY, Sept. 23rd, by Rev. J. White, Dyan E Wescott of Shawano, Wis., to Miss Hattie E. Coon.
28 Nov 1874
Married - At the residence of the bride's father, in the town of Seneca, Nov. 1st by Isaac Jameson, esq., Mr. Edward Reiter, of Seneca to Miss Aneska, daughter of Mathias and Anna Tichacek.
13 Mar 1875
Married - At the residence of the bride in this city, on Sunday, the 7th inst., by the Rev. A. F. DeCamp, Mr. Henry Peterson and Miss Helen F West.
In the town of Richmond, on the 5th of April, 1875, by Justice Ed. Schoenfeld, Mr. Richard Meyer and Miss Louise M'Court.
In the town of Richmond, April 10, 1875, by Justice ed. Schoenfeld, Mr. Joseph Powbry and Miss Theresa Ketz, of Keshena.
24 Apr 1875
Married - In this city on the 22nd inst., by Henry Howe, Esq. Mr. William Ewald and Mrs. Johanna Ewald, both of Pella.
15 May 1875
Married - At the residence of the bride's father, in the city of Chicago, May 11th, by Rev. C. E. Sumner, Darwin P. Andrews, Esq., of this city, and Miss A. Maria Payzant, of Chicago.
At the residence of the officiating officer, A.M. Andrews, Esq., in this city, May 10th, Mr. Jessie Brooks and Miss Mary Winans, both of this city.
At the residence of the bride's sister, Mrs. Albert H. A. Small, in this city, May 13th, by the pastor of the M.E. church, Mr. Albert N. Fosdick, of the town of Shawano and Miss Susie C. Fish, of Geneva, Wis.
10 Jul 1875
Married - in the 1st Presbyterian church of this city, July 7th, by Rev. A. F. DeCamp, Mr. H. M. Loomer, editor of the Shawano County
Journal, and Miss Bessie A. Charnley, all of Shawano.
17 Jul 1875
Married - At the residence of the officiating Justice, in the town of Richmond, by Edward Schoenfeld, Esq., Mr. She-she-quan to Miss Kay-yash-bash, both of Keshena.
23 Oct 1875
Married at the residence of the bride's brother in the town of Washington, on the 22nd day of Oct., Mr. Wm. Kosbach to Wilhelmine Samp, both of Shawano.
30 Oct 1875
Married at the residence of the bride's parents in Waukechon on Oct. 25, 1875, by Rev. A.F. DeCamp, Mr. Andy Ruby of Oshkosh to Miss Mary Gibbs of Waukechon.
6 Nov 1875
Married at the office of the officiating officer, G. W. Latta, Court Commissioner, Nov 3, 1875, Ferdinand Schoeoeck to A. Caroline Gaske all of Belle Plaine.
4 Dec 1875
Married in this city on Nov 30th, by Hnery Howe, Esq., Mr. John Hahn and Miss Frederica Whitstock, all of Hartland.
6 Jan 1876
Married in Belle Plaine, Dec 35th, 1875 by Joel Learned, Esq., Mr. Henry Noah to Miss Emma Lade, both of the town of Matteson.
15 Jan 1876
Married in the town of Lessor, Dec 17th 1875, Ole Peterson to B. J. Oleson. Dinner and supper at Tullo O. Oein.