MARRIAGES AND THOSE WHO APPLIED FOR A LICENSE IN WAYNE CO MO. [1900 1930]
Submitted by Darlene White Cole
Files on Micro-film
by Bea Allison and Nora O. Reed
These records were hand copied from micro-film, and may or may not be accurate, most of them were listed as either having just married or had purchased a license to do so, and in most cases the dates appear to be the day it was published in the Greenville Sun. Dwc
Dec 27th 1900
and MRS. Nellie (LUTES)
ATNIP, [s/o Pink & d/o Wm J. & Margaret E. (Smith) Lutes.]
Jan 29th 1903
Jas. H.[amilton] and Mollie TWIDWELL licensed to wed.
Joel F. & 1st wife, Margaret E. (ODell) Shearrer,
& d/o Thos. M. Twidwell & Harriet L. Bollinger]
actual date= 25th Jan 1903] Dwc
Thursday Apr 26th 1903,
HALL, William J., and Sophronie WHITE.
this was Mrs. Sophronie
White, 1st wife of A.G. White, s/o John L & Martha (Twidwell)?
Feb 18th 1915
LASHLEY, Leo of Brunot and Lucille WHITE of Brunot, [d/o Jas Henry White, 1839-1917, & his 3rd wife, Rachel Bennett, 1862-1895] Dwc
WHITE, Harrison of Silva and Bessie WAKEFIELD of Silva.
[Possibly s/o George Murphy
White & Amy Eva Atnip?]
ALDRICH, Claud & Miss Anna HOLLADAY, d/o Frank.
md. (2) 1st May 1919 in Wayne Co to Daniel C. White, a s/o of
Rev. Wilson White, 1847, TN 1922, MO & Elizabeth M. (White)1849,
NC 24, Oct 1917, MO per death cert.]
Aug 23rd 1917
THOMPSON, Frank of
Chaonia and Rushie WHITE of Chaonia.
[Rushie was a d/o David H. White, 1861-1901, & Martha J. Huff, 1874-1960, Dwc]
Apr 25th 1918
HEATH, Elmer of Clubb and Grace WARD of Silva.
[Elmer, s/o John W. Heath , 1826 NC 1891, MO & Nancy J. Twidwell,
1833, NC-1910, MO]
ASHLOCK, H.H. and MRS. Hattie STEELE, both of Carrolton.
BOYER, Granville J. and Rosa JOLLY
DUCKETT, Laurence L. and Bertha ABBOTT, both of Mill Spring.
MARLER, Albert and Lucy Mae EADS, both of Chaonia.
McELHANON, Don C., of St Louis and Edith MILLMAKER, of Piedmont.
MIDKIFF, Benjamin and Nora LEONARD, both of Leeper.
WARREN, Wilburn M., of Lake Creek and MRS. Angeline TALLEY, of
Aug 17th 1919
RAINWATER, Clarit and Rosa WALTMAN.
RUSSELL, Walter and Myrtle LOVELACE.
BLACK, Loyd Vernon and Letty Ruth HUNTER.
BUCK, Asa and Leona SANDLIN.
LEEPER, S. H. and Ora DAFFRON.
WARD, Willis and Pearl WILSON.
HOWELL, Silas and Mollie HOWELL, both of Chaonia.
GARDNER, Winston and MISS Elenor BAKER were married Saturday
at 2:PM at the home of the bride, Rev., J. R. VAUGHN
MARLER, Uncle Jim and MRS. Job MEADOR were united in the holy
of matrimony at high noon, Friday
5th of September 1919.
Apr 22nd 1920
TURNER, Floyd and MISS Mary SHULAR were married at Sacaton,* AZ
the 15th Apr 1920.
The wedding was at the home of Mrs. Hugh
RUSSELL, a sister of the groom. The bride is the daughter of F. F.
and the groom the son of MRS. H. B. McELHANON.
resided in Greenville. The
officiating clergyman, Rev. Willet was
a pastor of a Poplar Bluff church.
located about midway between Phoenix & Tucson, AZ
ESTES, Lavern, son of P. G. ESTES of Chaonia, and MISS Ora WILSON
united in the holy bonds of matrimony by Judge A. G. Templeton, at
home of Uncle John DAVIS, last Saturday afternoon.
STRICKLAND, Earl of Midco, and MISS Lily WOOD of Greenville were
last Saturday by Judge A. G. Templeton.
Mar 27th 1921
RAINWATER, Harry E., and Jennie WHITE.
[Eunice Jennie White, d/o Wilson White, 1863-1943 & Ruthey Wakefield]
Aug 3rd 1922
BARKS, Clarence and Ollie CLAYTON, both of Greenville.
BENNETT, Garnett and Della MONTGOMERY, both of Piedmont.
DUNLAP, William H., and Gladys H. GIBBONS, both of Poplar Bluff.
GUNETTE, George and Lottie DURHAM, both of Piedmont.
KINGLESMITH, John A., of St Louis and Rhoda MOSS of Mill Spring.
PHILLIPS, Everett and Rosie MORELAN, both of McGee.
PURSLEY, Thomas W. and Edith
May CARTER, both of Piedmont.*
WEIR Henry L., of Piedmont & MRS. Clementine ADIOTT, E. St
WHITE, John E. and Edith
May CARTER, both of Piedmont.*
WINDER, Claude of Poplar Bluff and Floy SMITH of Mill Spring.
WILLS, Dolph of Arab, and Easter RAY of Shook.
that Edith May Carters name above is listed twice, may be an error in
copying? It is
possible---but not probable that two females with the same name in the
same town married in the same week, month & year? Dwc
FORISTER, Carroll of Chaonia and Ruth DOUGLAS of Shook.
JOINER, William A. and Nora WEBB, both of Mill Spring.
RIVERS, James W., of Shannon County and Mary LAXTON of Leeper.
SEABAUGH, James and Esther WHITENER, both of Piedmont.
STEPHENS, Grover C., of Piedmont and Ethel RAMSEY of
STREET, Devert and Bertha JULIAN, both of Piedmont.
WALKER, G. P., of Piedmont and Mollie BROWN of Hendrickson.
Orla G. s/o W. C. Beaty, of Chaonia, and Rosa PAGE, d/o Mr &
W. H. Page.
Richard, s/o John & Sarah (MARLER) and Belle TURNBOUGH, d/o Thomas
& Cloe (NATIONS) were md. on the 2nd
of September by Judge Templeton.
DARDEN, Jacob and Bessie PRUITT, both of Piedmont, on the 9th.
ELLINGHOUSE, Charles L., s/o Mrs. Sarah Ellinghouse, to Ruth
SIMPSON, d/o J. W. SIMPSON, at home of Rev. Wm L. Smelser.
FRANCIS, Daniel and MRS. BENNETT, both of Patterson, (NO
the bride was listed, just Mrs.) Dwc
Robert and Dora COOK, both of Burch, (MO,
Lloyd, s/o Lynn Grisham of Frederictown and Aileen LEEPER of Mill
Spring, a d/o Mr. & Mrs. S. L. Leeper, on
the 4th by Elder J. G. McDANIELS. [Sept 4th 1922, assumed, Dwc]
Jasper and Ella COOK, both of Cascade
John of St. Louis and Margaret DANIELS of Piedmont.
Henry B. of Lowndes and MRS. Emma HAYS of Chaonia.
Taylor s/o Mr. & Mrs. Warren Thornburgh and Mary WIGHT, d/o MRS. I.
W. STOKELY on the 9th of September 1922.
Wencil, s/o Judge T. B. Alley, and
Carrie GIBBONS, d/o J. T. GIBBONS married on the 24th
of September 1922 by Esquire
F. J. STEPHENS
- September 9th
DEISEL, Fred and Lena HOWARD, both of Piedmont, on the 9th
Antho, s/o Tom and Ethel GRIFFIN, d/o Will Griffin of Hiram, on the 28th
of October 1922.
EVANS, Homer and Eva EATON, both of Burbank.
LEE, Claude M., and Norma HENSON, both of Greenville.
LEONARD, Paul and Helen ARLEDGE, both of Piedmont
SHOBERT, John of West Plains and Maud ALDRICH, d/o Mrs. W. C.
Hugh of Gillispie, Illinois and Jetta Rowena CRITES, d/o David of
Greenville, md. on 25th December at the home of Mr & Mrs
OWNBEY, by George W. Ownbey, an uncle to the bride.
SPEER, Irvin of Elvins and Jewel LAXTON of Leeper.
WARREN, Bud and Ola ALLEN, both of Piedmont.
February 22nd 1923
LINNVILLE, H. C. of Coldwater, and MISS Virgie TWIDWELL, of Bounds
were married at home of Mr & Mrs C. V. ESTES, last Saturday.
ING, Almon of Logan St., & MISS Camille GRAHAM, d/o Mr &
of North C. St. were married Tuesday afternoon at the home of Lester
pastor of the Methodist Church. The
groom is a court reporter, the
s/o Judge Almon ING in the Butler County, Circuit Court.
John R. & MISS Beulah Berniece LINVILLE, both of Cold-
married at the home of Rev & Mrs. G. W. OWENBY, last Thursday.
FORRISTER, Roy of Chaonia, and Mabel MOORE of Taskee, were
on Dec 24th at
Chaonia by T. G. BAILEY, J. P.
July 17th 1924
HAWLEY, Verl, s/o the late Dr. E. E. HAWLEY, married MRS. (sic) June
d/o Mr & Mrs. W. T. HUGGINS, Wednesday, at Pleasant Valley.
January 8th 1925
BEATY, Clarence, s/o Mr & Mrs. Robt. BEATY of Greenville, to MISS
Gladys WHITE, the d/o Mr & Mrs. C. D. WHITE, of Greenville, on
29th 1924, in St. Louis.
Claud D., was the s/o Rev. J. Wesley White, who was s/o JOHN L., &
Martha (Twidwell) WHITE?] Dwc
November 4th 1926
MANN, Clyde C. of Hadley, Reynolds Co., and MISS Rada TINKER, Wmsvll.
CHURCH, L. M. of Piedmont and May CARNAHAN of Mill Spring.
HARRISON, Elmer to Wilma WESTMORELAND, both of Patterson.
WHITE, J. C. to Mary LUCAS of Butler Co, were wed last Saturday.
John of Taskee, & MISS Dora LAWSON of White Oak, Dunklin Co, MO.
DUNN, Jack, married MISS Bertha BENNETT, both of St. Louis, last
Friday evening at the home of Mr & Mrs. W. A. SHOEMAKE.
is the d/o Thomas & Rosa Bennett of Lost Creek, the groom a
s/o Mr &
Mrs. D. F. DUNN of Kime. [Bertha
was a granddaughter of Valentine &
Columbia (FARMER) WHITE] Dwc
DORSEY, Walter J. & MISS Lois H. WHITE, were married July 8th
a d/o Mr & Mrs. W. L. WHITE, [Wm
Levi?] of Greenville, they kept their marriage
a secret,. . . . . . expect to make their home in Detroit.
DARDEN, Zelma and MISS Esther KERR, both of Piedmont, married
morning at Greenville by Judge Templeton.
CRAVENS, J. P. married Lucy CRITES.
-- January 14, 1927
YOUNG, Herbert to Edith WILSON.
January 16th 1927
GILLIAND, Elmer to Effie BARKS, d/o A. L. BARKS.
BURCH, William, Lutesville, to Edna WARD of Burch, MO.
KIRKPATRICK, Joe to Zola NEWELL, both of Grassy, MO.
BEATY, Lester to Laura McCULLOM, both of Chaonia.
CLARK, George to Octa WILSON, both of Patterson.
WALLIS, Hollis Jake to Carrie SMITH, both of Mill Spring
- MARCH __,
WALLIS, Raymond to Myrtle RUARK, Greenville
HASTINGS, George W. of Lowndes to MRS. Julia SCHRADER of Gypsy.
RUDISELL, Ralph M. to Agnes WARREN, both of Piedmont.
DEES, Vernon, of Piedmont, to
Anna ADKINS of St. Louis.
MIHEFIELD, Glen to Rachel SHEARRER
MEYERS, Arley A. of Marquand, to Opal PUGH of Cascade
BOYER, James W. to Maude DURROW, both of Taskee.
FOX, James to Edith CHILCUTT, both of Greenville
- MAY __,
CLUBB, Clyde, Gypsy to Mayme SCOWDEN
- May __, 1927
STEELE, Clarence W., of Patterson to Viola H. JAMES, Riverside.
- June __, 1927
POTTER, Evelin to Beatrice L. HENSON
WARD, Frank C., of Wappapello, to Elsa MARLER, of Greenville, Saturday in
May 3rd 1928
James C., Piedmont, to MRS. Bonnie SMITH, Greenville, married
in St. Louis.
May 10th 1928
FULTON, Hugh P., Patterson to Sylvia WARD of Silva, by Rev. G. P.
PAGE, Fred to Stella BEATY, both of Greenville, on Mon., by Judge
ROBINSON, Myron to Mary ALLARD of Chaonia, on Wed, by Judge
MARTIN, Freeman, Greenville, to Lula JACO, Burbank, married Sunday at her home by Rev. Wesley White. [A s/o John L. White, 1815-1861 & Martha Twidwell, 1820-1879]
WOOD, Sewell, of Lowndes, s/o Mr & Mrs. J. A. Wood, to Daisy
Jackson, a d/o Mr & Mrs. Wm. J. Macks.
SPIEDEL, Elmer F., of Piedmont, to Gretta HUGHEY, of Hiram, d/o
Wednesday at Corning.
Cecil to Helen JOHNSON.
Alfred to Lillian KAZEE.
June 14th 1928
Columbus, s/o Clardy & Stella Tipton, to Edna RAINWATER, d/o Josie
(Aldrich) Rainwater. [grdson
of Jas. Henry & 2nd wife, Mary Susie (Pedrick)Dwc]
ESTES, Alfred Raymond to Juanita McLANE, of Annapolis, Thurs.
JONES, Fred to Eunice MONTGOMERY, Saturday by A. T. Templeton
WINDER, Latt to Catherine COLLINS of Detroit, were married in
MELL, Hosea to Gertie BURNS, both of Piedmont.
August 1st 1929
CHATMAN, Elmer to Hattie HEDGE
BOLLINGER, William to Mary Jo TAYLOR, were married at
FOUTS, Delmer to Bertie LEACH at Wappapello, on 2nd of
REID, John to Dorothy Ann SHORT, on 2nd of November.
LUTHER, Francis Wilson to Mary E. NOLDGE of Chaonia, 4th
February 6th 1930
WHITE, Asa to Iva Lee BOUNDS on Saturday, on January 11th
O. Reed sent these to me during the early 1980s. Dwc Darlene White Cole