Emma and Joseph's Marriage License is Series C, Number 5020. It is recorded in Volume 37, page 174 of the Allegheny County Marriage License Docket. The Docket entry for Emma and Joseph reads:
Joseph Hoeling born in Germany on the
27th day of April A.D. 1872, residing at Tarentum, Penna
Not related by blood or marriage to the person whom he desires to marry has not been married before _________
Emma C. Zickau born in Berlin Germany on the 25th day of Feb. A.D. 1877 residing at Tarentum Pa. occupation ________ has not been married before _______ Marriage License issued May 9th 1896
Consent of Charles Zickau residing at Tarentum Pa.
Consent of __________________ residing at _______________
Consent Filed May 8th 1896 ; Married May 28th 1896
By Rev E. Schultz Duplicate certificate returned May 29" 1896
NOTES: Emma was the daughter of Charles and Mary Zickau.