1878 MARRIAGES
Most of the marriage notices come from the
NORFOLK VIRGINIAN AKA VIRGINIAN PILOT
JAN 1 1878
ON MONDAY DEC 31 BY THE REV. DR. BARTEN. JAMES FORBES JR. TO KATE SATTERFIELD.

JAN 11 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES MOTHER CORNER OF VIRGINIA AND WALKE STREETS BY THE REV. W.H. CHRISTIAN. MR. JACOB KAHLE TO SALLIE J. POWELL. LEXINGTON GAZETTE AND WASHINGTON PLEASE COPY.

JAN 13 1878
ON THURS EVENING JAN 10TH REV. O.S. BARTEN D.D. JAMES LOVITT TO VIRGINIA LAMOUNT

JAN 22 1878
IN PORTSMOUTH ON JAN 16TH AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES MOTHER. BY THE REV. A.E. OWENS. W.H. FENTRESS OF NORFOLK TO LIZZIE C.BROCKETTE OF PORTSMOUTH.

JAN 23 1878
MR. HOLT PAGE OF PORTSMOUTH TO HATTIE PARKS DAU. OF HON. MARSHALL PARKS

MARRIAGES TAKING PLACE IN PORTSMOUTH IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY
CHARLES W. KOOLAGE TO INDIA V. HALSTEAD
ROBERT L GRUBBS IDA L. NEAVILLE
HENRY G. WILLIAMS VIRGINIA G. PENDLETON
WILLIAM H. FENTRESS TO ELIZABETH C. BROCKETT

B.
WILLIAM PORTER TO SUSAN CHERRY
WILLIAM SHAW TO LAVINIA RICE
SAMUEL CHURCHWELL TO GEORGEANNA GASKKINS
PHILIP HUNTER SELENIA WEBB
JAMES POWELL TO CHARLOTTE CHERRY

NORFOLK COUNTY
WILLIAM R. WEST INDIANA ELLIOTT
BUTLER FORBES TO GEORGEANNA GWINN
HENRY W. WARREN TO MARY CURLING
HENRY  J. MINNIS TO FLORECE DEFORD
THOMAS KEELING ANN M. WILLIS
J.R. NOTTINGHAM TO SARAH  MCWILLIAMS
D.C. FOREMAN TO ADA PITTS
CHARLES IZON TO DELLA MURDEN
ALFRED BERGESON TO ANNIE FENTRESS
CHARLES E. MINTER TO CAPITOLA DENNIS
JOSEPH EVANS TO LAVENIA DOWDY

B.
JOHN COPELAND TO ANN COPELAND
JOSEPH JOYNER TO SARAH WISE
PHILIP NIXON TO CHERRY BROWN
WILLIAM BOLT TO ALEXINA NEWBY
ISIAH KENNY TO SARAH MILLS
THOMAS LITTLE TO INDIANA CREEKMORE
CONSTANTINE CUFFEY TO SARAH CUFFEY
DANIEL FORBES TO MARY WILEY
GILBERT WHITFIELD TO DIDAMI PARKER

FEB 8 1878
AT CHRIST CHURCH IN EASTVILLE ON WED FEB 6TH BY REV. MR. GORDAN. HENRY F. POWELL OF ACCOMAC COUNTY AND ELLA S. YOUNGEST DAUGHTER OF THE LATE CHARLES J.D. WEST OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY. PETERSBURG AND BALTIMORE PLEASE COPY.
 
FEB 13 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES PARENTS OF EDENTON N.C. MONDAY FEB 11TH BY THE REV. J.M. PIKE. MR. JOE A. SPRUILL OF TYRRELL COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA TO EVIE MOORE OF EDENTON N.C.

FEB 16 1878
ON TUES 12TH INSTANT AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES MOTHER. REV. W.H. CHRISTIAN. LEONARD P. ROBERTS TO RUTH H. WRIGHT ALL OF NORFOLK.

MARRIAGES TAKING PLACE DURING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY
IN PORTSMOUTH
JOHN T. HALSTEAD TO LENA V. JOHNSON
RICHARD M. DIGGS TO MARY HARRIS
MOSS A. BROUGHTON TO ANNIE MORRISETT
ALONZO CUTHRELL TO ROSE D. MONTAGUE

B.
HARRISON BOONE TO ADELINE HART
EDWARD JEFFERSON TO EMMA JANE  HODGES

NORFOLK COUNTY MARRIAGES FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY
GEORGE W. CURLING TO MARY NICHOLS
HUGH P. P. DRUMMOND TO LOUISA S. WILLIAMS
WILLIAM T. HANBURY TO ANN ELIZABETH MILLER
CHARLES WILLIAMS TO MARY BUNCH

B.
JOHN TODD TO ELIZABETH COX
GEORGE WILLIAMS TO BORSHEA CROSS
PETER STRICKLING TO CASSANDRA JOHNSON
JOHN WARDEN TO ELIZA MORSE
HENRY FLETCHER TO HAGAR HAYNES
JEREMIAH WILSON TO CHARLOTTE CUFFEE
WILLIAM A. BUTT TO SUSAN GILCHRIST
THOMAS R. COLDING TO RACHEL M. ELLIOTT

NORFOLK CITY MARRIAGES FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY
JOHN MARINER TO MARY H. BELOTE
DANIEL J. DONOVAN TO MARY T.NAGLE
WALTER R. CARDOZA TO KATE BARRETT
HENRY SCHARCH TO ELIZA T. HOFFMAN
T.B. JACKSON TO MAGGIE WILKINSON
LEONARD ROBERTS. RUTH H.WRIGHT
RICHARD H. HOLLAND TO ELLEN C. DUNFORD
WILLIAM WELCH CAHARINE MURPHY
PATRICK O'SULLIVAN TO MARY DELANEY
JACOB  GLEMM TO NANNIE B. MORRIS
ROBERT JORDAN TO MARGARET E. WILLIAMS
JAMES HUMPHREYS TO ELIZABETH J. CROCKER

B.
EDWARD CURRY TO MARIA WHALING
JAMES GARNER TO SARAH GRIFFIN
THOMAS JOHNSON TO MARTHA MOORE
CHARLES R. BONNEY TO NANCY LEWIS
ARCHIE CHRISTIAN ABIAH ANDERSON
K. JOHNS TO IRENA  TAYLOR
ISAIAH CARTWRIGHT TO CLARA SMITH
CHARLES BESLAN TO VIRGINIA BRATCHETT

MARCH 5TH 1878
IN RICHMOND ON FEB 11 1878 AT THE RESIDENCE OF PROFESSOR E.A. AMBOLD BY REV. CHARLES MINNIGERODE D.D. L.J. LEFANUR OF NORFOLK COUNTY
VA TO MISS LAURA HARDEN OF THAT CITY.  

MARCH 22 1878
BY THE REV. O.S. BARTEN AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES FATHER. W.M.B. STOKES TO MISS MATTIE A. TAYLOR ALL OF THIS CITY. BALTIMORE SUN PLEASE COPY.

MARCH 23 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES MOTHER ON THURS MARCH 21ST BY THE REV. E.H. VAUGHAN. CHARLES A. WILKINSON TO SARAH BALLENTINE.

ON THE 19TH INSTANT BY REV. FATHER O'KEEFE. MR. W.H. VERNON AND MISS TERESA C. O'BRIEN COLUMBUS GA. AUGUSTA GA. AND RICHMOND VA. PAPERS PLEASE COPY

MARRIAGES OCCURING IN THE MONTH OF MARCH.....
PORTSMOUTH:
GEORGE W. WOODWARD TO ELLA HOFFLER (note Portsmouth notes his name as WOOD. but the newspaper clearly says WOODWARD.
JAMES BROWN TO ANNE E. JONES
ANTHONY MASSENBURG TO CORNEA COUNCIL

NORFOLK COUNTY:
ALFRED RENOLDS TO MARY GODWIN
WILLIAM MACKEY TO MARGARET
CORNELIUS ASH TO FANNY WICKS
AZARIAH BUTT TO LOVEY CUFFEY
THOMAS BRINKEY TO LYDIA DOZIER
HENDERSON GORDON TO ELLA CUFFEY
MATT CORBIN TO ANN HARVEY
HENRY DUKE TO CLASSIE HILL
CAREY BROWN TO MARY E. ALLEN
JOHN BUTT TO SARAH SHACKLEFORD
DEMPSEY FOREMAN TO NANCY CARSON
OSCAR WILSON TO LELIA DELLS
SOLOMON BROCK TO EMMA J. ETHEREDGE
ARTHUR SEARS TO DELIA IVES
ROBERT JENKINS TO ROSA JONES
LOGAN H. PAIGE TO QUILLY J. WHITE
ROMULUS FORBES TO CAROLINE SHREW

CITY OF NORFOLK
JOHN T. DUTTON TO AGNES W. THRIFT
WILLIAM ROBINSON TO SARAH F. WOOD
MICHAEL ALLEN TO REBECCA LAWRENCE
LOUIS HIRSCHLER TO BERTHA SCHLOSS
CLAREN H. WILLIAMSON TO LAVENIA PARRISH
WILLIAM T. HOY TO EMMA J. FRANCES
WILLIAM H. VERNON TO THERESA C.O'BRIEN
WILLIAM B. STOKES TO MATTIE A. TAYLOR
CHARLES A. WILKERSON TO SARAH BALLENTINE
JOHN T. HARGROVE TO MOLLIE E. FROST
MARION A. WOOD TO ANNA L. JAMES
JULIUS H. BOURQUIN TO JOSEPHINE W. HAZELGROVE

B.
MOSES WILLIAMS TO REBECCA GALT
SOLOMON BAILEY TO FRANCES HAYNES
WILLIAM TAYLOR TO HOTTIE TAYLOR
ALEXANDER S. BROWN TO LUCY A. JONES
MOSES WILSON TO LUCY A. LITCHFIELD

APRIL 11 1878
IN NORFOLK VA AT THE RESIDENCE OF MR. V. CHERRY. ON THE EVENING OF APRIL 10TH BY THE REV. DR. J. RYAN. MR. J.P. TILLSON OF PEMBROKE MASS TO MISS ELLAH E. EVARD OF NEW ORLEANS LA.

APRIL 26 1878
ON APRIL 25TH BY THE REV. N.A. OKESON. S.H. LE COMPTE TO ANNIE G. BROWNE.

APRIL 29TH 1878
ON WED APRIL 24TH AT MEMORIAL CHURCH BALTIMORE BY REV. GEORGE PETERKIN BISHOP ELECT WEST VA. MR. WILLIAM W. SINCLAIR SON OF THE LATE CAPTAIN
ARTHUR SINCLAIR OF NORFOLK TO MISS CORINNE SWANN OF BALTIMORE

additional MARRIAGES OCCURING DURING THE MONTH OF APRIL

NORFOLK CITY MARRIAGES:
HENRY WETZEL TO LUCY MARYS
JOHN P. TILLSON TO ALLAH E. EVARD
JULIUS MEYER TO HELEN L. COHEN
C.C. GUNTER TO LUARA S. EVANS
WILLIAM THOMPSON BARRON TO HELEN LOUISE BOUNTELLE
JOSHUA F. DOZIER JR TO LOUISA GODFREY
WILLIAM QUILLAN TO NELLIE J. RANDLETT
CLAUDIUS H. GRAY TO ANNIE E. STEWART
JEFFRIES WILKERSON TO MATILDA KELLY
WILLIAM F. BALLENTINE TO MARGARET A. PURNELL
WILLIAM A. WRENN TO MARY M. WOODWARD
ALMORE J. REED TO FLORENCE B. FACE.

B.
MARTIN MERCER TO HATTIE BLAND
ALBERT P. BRITT TO REBECCA LASTER
GEORGE W. KELLY TO GERTRUDE BOOKER
RANDOLPH S. HAPPER TO HESTER GRIFFIN
DAVID REED TO CATHARINE POWERS
WILLIAM H. LMITH TO LYDIA STONE
JOHN MACKLEY TO GEORGIE BRIGHT
DAVID EVANS TO HENRIETTA C. HUNTER
WINSLOW BAILEY TO JULIA DENNIS
JAMES COLLINS TO MARTHA LEONARD
JAMES W. JONES TO HESTER RISBY
WILLIAM YOUNG TO MARY L. WILLIAMS

PORTSMOUTHS MARRIAGES
WILLIAM H. HORNEY TO REBECCA FINDLEY
CHARLES A. WILKERSON TO MARGARET S.CHERRY
GEORGE W. SANDS TO LAURA E. CHERRY
JAMES T. FLEMING TO SARAH E TAYLOR
WILLIAM E. ROLLINS TO MAGGIE MILLER
DAVID RIPLEY TO JOSEPHINE M.C. WILSON

B.
HENRY C. DOZIER TO MARY L. FALTON
JAMES T. HALSTEAD TOEMILY UPSHUR

NORFOLK COUNTY
WILLIAM M. AUSTIN TO DELIA ANN CARTWRIGHT
S.H. LE COMPTE TO ANNIE G. BROWNE
JOSIAH E. UPTON TO FRANCES A. HANBURY

B.
THOMAS WALKER TO COURTNEY SMITH
CHARLES FELTON TO NANCY BRAY
JAMES C. SMITH TO LOTHA ANN VIRGINIA FRANCES SIVILLS
LONDON SPEARS TO RACHEL JARVIS
LORENZO GORDON TO LUCY LONG
WILLIS HUNTER TO CAROLINE COPELAND
WILLIAM MORRIS TO ANNA HARRISON
ALFORD PAYTON TO ANNIE BARNES
JOHN PULMER TO LUCY KEELING
JAMES H. WHITE TO TAMAR ELLIOTT
PETER HAPPER TO JANE WILSON
JOHN W. SMITH TO LOTTIE HARPER
HENRY GRIFFIN TO INDIANA PERKINS
ALEXANDER WOODHOUSE TO JULIA L. NICHOLSON
BOSTON SYLVESTER TO MELINDA STEVENS
JOHN ELEY TO ANN KING
WALTER FEREBEE TO RACHEL WHITE
RICHARD MURRAY TO GEORGEANNA FOREMAN.

MAY 2 1878
YESTERDAY MORNING BY THE REV. DR. W.D. THOMAS AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES MOTHER. MR. JOHN T. SAVAGE OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY TO MISS NANNIE W. THOMAS OF NORFOLK. 

MAY 8 1878
ON THURS EVENING MAY 1ST BY THE REV. DR. THOMAS. MR. WILLIAM G. ASHLEY TO MISS NANNIE PEBWORTH.

ON TUES APRIL 30TH AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S MOTHER BY REV. S.S. LAMBETH, MARY M.  YOUNGEST DAUGHTE ROF M.. AND THE LATE JAMES WOODWARD OF PORTSMOUTH VA. TO WILLIAM A. WRENN.

AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES FATHER COL. T.  H. DE VANE IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY, N.C. MISS FANNIE DEVANT TO DR. A.P. DICKSON OF BLADEN COUNTY NC.

MAY 9 1878
THE HON. DEMAS BARNES HAS JUST BEEN MARRIED IN ST.LOUIS TO MISS BLAKSLEY OF THAT CITY.

MAY 18 1878
ON THE 16TH INSTANT BY THE REV. WILLIAM E. EDWARDS. MR. LUTHER W. WHITE TO MISS VIRGINIA C. DAWSON DAUGHTER OF JOSEPH H. DAWSON ALL OF THIS CITY.

ADDITIONAL MARRIAGES IN THE CITY OF NORFOLK FOR MAY 1878
WILLIAM GUY ASHLEY TO NANNIE PEBWORTH
JOHN T. SAVAGE AND NANIE W. THOMAS
JOSEPH A. ADBELL AND NANNIE V. MCCABE
JOSEPH SPALDING AND REBECCA DOOLAN
LUTHER W. WHITE AND VIRGINIA C. DAWSON
LUTHER FENTRESS TO VIRIGNIA PROESCHER
CLARENCE FIELD AND MARIE ADELE MCLEAN
EDWARD H. KING AND ELLEN V.  HILL
WILLIAM ALFRED HINGERTY AND MARY MALLORY GARNER
WILLIAM H. WHITE AND MARY EVERINE COLTON
SOLOMON S. SPRATT AND MAGGIE DOZIER

B
WILLIAM H. WHITE AND LUCY EDWARDS
LEWIS E. WHITMORE AND CORNELIA M. HAMILTON
EVERET BUTLER AND RACHAEL JONES
ARTHRU ANDERSON TO CATHERINE THOMAS
JOHN GOODMAN TO DELIA KEELING
ALEXANDER SIMMONS TO PRISCILLA WILLIAMS
CHARLES H. HUDGINGS TO ELIZA ROBERTSON
RICHARD MOSELY AND CORNELIA TODD
ALFRED J. DAWLEY AND SARAH F. DOZIER.

ADDITIONAL MARRIAGES IN PORTSMOUTH DURING THE MONTH OF MAY 1878
JOHN E. POWERS AND MARY E. RICHARDSON
SAMUEL CROSS TO BRUEILLA BRINSON
WILLIAM F. SMITH TO MARTHA B. NOTTINGHAM

B.
SIMON WHITE AND CORNELIA HILL
WILLIS STANBACK TO FANNIE ROBERTS

NORFOLK COUNTY:
GEORGE H. BRAMBLE TO SARAH A. CARLTON
ANTHONY J. BACHUS TO SARAH V. HOLLAND

B.
WILLIS DRIVER TO LUCY CRUMP
JOHN DICKSON AND MARY E. ORANGE
MILES BELL AND MARY MURDEN
WESLEY SMITH AND INDIANA SMITH
MARK STANFORD AND MARGARET PARKER
JOSEPH NORCUM TO PATSY HARRIS
JOHN SCOTT TO MARY R. RIDDICK

MAY 26TH LOCAL ELECTIONS RESULTS

MAY 28 1878
BY THE REV. FATHER DUNNE AT ST. PATRICK'S CHURCH KANSAS CITY ON MAY 18TH ERNEST ALFONZO FELIX STERNFIELD FRETHERR VON BURLOW WEMINGERODE PENSIONED CAPTAIN OF ENGINEERS ARMY OF BRAZIL TO MISS JOSEPH COLE LATE OF PEROEPTRESS OF ST. MAR'S EPISCOPAL SCHOOL SALT LAKE CITY UTAH

JUNE 4 1878
IN HOOPERSVILLE MD THE EVENING OF MAY 16TH AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE BY THE REV. JACOB MANNING. THE REV. JAMES H. DALBY OF VIRGINIA CONFERENCE AND MISS ANNIE E. LEWIS OF DORCHESTER COUNTY MD.

JUNE 7 1878
YESTERDAY AT HALF PAST 3PM A LARGE NUMBER OF LADIES AND GENTLEMEN FROM NORFOLK AND PORTSMOUTH ASEMBLED AT TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH TO WITNESS THE NUPTIALS OF MISS EMILY E. WILLIAMSON OF THIS CITY DAUGHTER OF CHARLES WILLIAM LATE OF THE C.S. AND GRANDDAUGHTER OF THE LATE COL. JAMES EDELINE US.A OF MARY LAND TO LT. BENJAMIN F. TILLEY OF U.S. N. BRISTON RI.

JUNE 16 1878
BY ANNOUNCEMENT IN TODAY'S ISSUE IT WILL BE SEEN THAT OUR  YOUNG FRIEND WILLIAM COUPER WHO LEFT NORFOLK JUST FOUR YEARS AGO WAS ON THE 9TH ULT, IN THE CITY OF FLORENCE ITALY UNITED IN MARRIAGE WITH ELIZA CHICKERING THE ACCOMPLISHED DAUGHTER OF THOMAS BALL AN EMINENT AMERICAN SCULPTOR FOR  MANY YEARS RESIDING IN THAT CITY. 

JUNE 20TH 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S FATHER ON THE 11TH INSTANT BY THE REV. M. O'KEEFE, THOMAS U HARE AND MARY IDA 2ND DAUGHTER OF W.R. ROBERTS.

JUNE 21 1878
ON TUES JUNE 18TH BY THE REV.  O.S. BARTEN AT THE RESIDENCE OF RICHARD WALKE IN THIS CITY. LIEUT WALTON GOODWIN U.S.N. TO BETTY WALKE.

IN PORTSMOUTH VA ON JUNE 17TH BY THE REV. FATHER BRADY OF ST. PAUL'S CATHOLIC CHURCH C.P. MCDEVITT OF LYNCHBURG VA TO MISS KATIE H. KELLY OF PORTSMOUTH.

JUNE 26 1878
AT ST. PAUL'S CHURCH  NORFOLK VA. TUES JUNE 25TH AT 9PM. BY THE REV. N.A. OKESON D.D. MR. W. B. MARTIN TO MISS BETTIE M. STARKE.

ADDITIONAL JUNE MARRIAGES IN PORTSMOUTH 
BENJAMIN TILLEY TO EMILY WILLIAMSON
GEORGE HOFFNAGLE TO  ELLA CULPEPER
SAMUEL W. HALSTEAD TO INDIE B. FLEMMING
CORNELIUS P. MCDEVITT TO KATE A. KELLY
EDWARDS ANDERTON TO ANNIE S. MORGAN
GEORGE H. FINCH TO MARY VIRGINIA BRIQUET
AUGUSTUS ONLEY TO LOUISA JOHNSON

B.
SANDY DURDEN TO RACHAEL WRIGHT
DAVID JOHNSON TO HARRIET A. WHITTING

NORFOK COUNTY JUNE 1878 MARRIAGES
JOHN. A. SHEERER TO ESTHER GRIFFIN
EDWARD STROUD JR. TO SARAH E. LAND

B.
ISAAC BELL TO HANNAH BAR
GEORGE HARPER TO ELIZA SMITH
NOAH IVES TO FRANCIS LEWIS
RICHARD ELLIOTT TO IDA F. CONNER
JOHN T. SCHOFIELD TO ANNA BUTT
MOSES JOHNSON TO ALICE GAILING
ANDERSON MINOR TO MOLLIE COOKE
JOHN LAMB TO MATTIE HOLMES
ISAIAH CROSS TO ELLA THOMPSON
JOHN BAILEY TO JERUSHA SKEETER
ROBERT BROWN TO MAHALY RIDDICK
ASHBURRY RIDDICK TO CARRIE FENTRESS
GEORGE BROWN TO MAHALY JONES
SAMUEL BRONGHTON  TO CHARLOTTE SIMMONS

CITY OF NORFOLK MARRIAGES FOR JUNE 1878
SYLVESTER RICE TO HARRIET A. PARKER
ADOLPHUS TAYLOR TO ELLEN M. JEFFREY
JOHN S. FANTONE TO IDA B. HARDEN
MILTON GREGORY TO LAURA SWIFT
CHARLES O. SANTOS TO KATIE E. ROBERTS

B.
QUINN CLAYTON TO MARY LANCASTER
GEORGE GOODSON TO SARAH ANN YOUNG
GEORGE HARRIS TO MARY RUSSELL
JOHN E. GRIFFIN TO CHANIE FISHER
CORNELIUS GRAY TO SUSAN HARRIS
HANDY STAFFORD TO MARGARET BROCK
FRANK FOSTER TO LUCY BURWELL
LEWIS WARRINGTON TO MARY ANN ELIZABETH MEREDITH
EDMUND WILSON TO LYDIA CAREY

JULY 12 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES PARENTS WED EVENING JULY 10TH BY THE REV. FATHER HAGAN CHARLES O. SANTOS AND KATIE E. ELDEST DAU. OF W.R. ROBERTS ESQ

CITY OF NORFOLK MARRIAGES FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1878
SLYVESTER RICE TO HARRIET A. PARKER
ADOLPHUS TRAYLOR TO ELLEN M. JEFFREY
JOHN S. FANTONE TO IDA B. HARDEN
MILTON GREGORY TO LAURA SWIFT
CHARLES O. SANTOS TO KATIE E. ROBERTS

B.
QUINN CLAYTON TO MARY LANCASTER
GEORGE GOODSON TO SARAH ANN YOUNG
GEORGE HARRIS TO MARY RUSSELL
JOHN E. GRIFFIN TO CHANIE FISHER
CORNELIUS GRAY TO SUSAN HARRIS
HANDY STAFFORD TO MARGARET BROCK
FRANK FOSTER TO LUCY BURWELL
LEWIS WARRINGTON TO MARY ANN ELIZABETH MEREDITH
EDMUND WILSON TO LYDIA CAREY

PORTSMOUTH IN JULY
GEORGE W. PURDIE  TO ANNE LAWRENCE
FRANK ELLSWORTH TO DIANNA BELL

B.
ISIAH WILEY TO CHRISTINA BROWN
WILLIAM H. WILKINS TO RACHEL E. WILSON
GILES BRIGGS TO LOUISA CAMPBELL
DENNIS ASHBURN TO ALICE GORDON
AUGUSTUS ELLIOTT TO LOTTIE FENTRESS
LEMUEL BAILEY TO EDY GOODMAN

NORFOLK COUNTY IN JULY
BENJAMIN BATCHELDER TO ELLA B. HOLLAND
CALVIN BURNELL TO LUCINDA E. COLEMAN
W.G. STAVRO TO LENA B. SCOTT
JONATHAN B. W ILSON TO MINERVA FENTRESS
JOSEPH A. WILLIAMS TO MRS. ANNIE EASTWOOD
WILLIAM T. SAWYER TO JOANNIE A. HANBURY
JAMES W. POWERS TO CLOTILDA J. MILLER

B.
CHARLES WEST TO SARAH ELLIOTT
HENRY JOHNSON TO MARGARET ASH
HENRY SCOTT TO LAVINIA COOPER
JAMES M. SPRATLEY TO MARTHA L. WILKINS
JOHN KILBY TO ELIZABETH THOMPSON
JOSIAH WILLIAMS TO HATTIE OWENS
RICHARD EASON TO CATHERINE FOREMAN
PRESTON RIDDICK TO ALICE WHIDBEE
ADAM BAILEY TO ANNA WEST

MARRIAGES DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1878

CITY OF NORFOLK
SAMUEL HOFFLIN TO ISABELLA PINCUS
CICERO W. STONE TO ALICE C. SEYMOUR

B.
LEWIS WASHINGTON TO MARY A.F. MEREDITH
EDWARD WILSON TO LYDIA CARNEY
THOMAS BAKER TO KATE NASH
WILLIS MERCHANT TO KATE PORTLOCK
SAMUEL JOHNSON TO LUCY  NORFLET
DANIEL WILLIAMS TO HARRIET POOLE

PORTSMOUTH MARRIAGES DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1878
WILLIAM L. PETEL TO ALICE M. SMITH
STEPHEN E. FLYNN TO AMELIA C. FIOL
DAVID V. BUSH TO LAVINIA T. SHANNON

B.
HENRY SCOTT TO CATHARINE HOLLAND

COUNTY OF NORFOLK MARRIAGES DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1878
JOSEPH A. ONLEY TO MAGGIE ALICE ONLEY
JOSEPH M. MESSICK TO JOANNA F. BRIGHT
VIRGINIUS L. HODGES TO MARY S. MATHIAS
WILLIAM H. POWERS SR. TO TINSEY SAVANNAH ABIA CULPEPER
GEORGE T. BUNTING TO MISSOURI PINNER
DANIEL B. KRATZER TO ELIZABETH CULPEPER
MATHEW HALSTEAD TO  HESTER WALKER

B.
EDDY GORDAN TO NANCY KELLOGG
GEORGE WHITE TO NANCY RAWLS
WALKER TOLIVER TO ALICE BURL
FRANK EDWARDS TO ANNIE WILLIAMS
ELIAS BOYKIN TO LUCY ANN FIELDS
RICHARD FERGUSON TO QUEENIE MUNDEN
ALLEN EDWARDS TO MARY PAIGE
SANDFORD ANDERSON TO JANE CHATHAM

AUGUST 29 1878
Relatives me email me for entire article: the following is an excerpt:  WE REFER TO THE NUPTIAL CEREMONIES WHICH UNITED IN THE HOLY BONDS OF WEDLOCK, MR. SAMUEL HOFFLIN ONE OF NORFOLKS' LEADING MERCANTILE MEN AND MISS ISABELLA, DAUGHTER OF MR. H. PINCUS ALSO OF THIS CITY. THE WEDDING TOOK PLACE AT 2:30PM.   

MARRIAGES DURING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1878

CITY OF PORTSMOUTH
JESSE LASSITER TO MARTHA C. HIDDICK
VIRGINIUS B. MURPHY TO RUTH A. PACE
WOILLIAM R. MILLER TO MARY ELIZA VIRGINIA DAILEY
JOHN THOMAS WALLACE TO ANNIE L. WEST

B.
JOSEPH ROBINSON TO ALICE LAURAY
HENRY C. BILLUPS TO ELIZABETH WRIGHT
NELSON ETHEREDGE TO MARY SUSAN ANN JONES
THOMAS WATKINS TO MARY ELLEN WILSON
HENRY SMITH TO MATILDA DAUGHTREY
WILLIAM T. ASH TO MARELIA ANN SHEPHERD

COUNTY OF NORFOLK
EDWARD J. LAMBERT TO MATTIE V. HOLLAND
WILLIAM J. SAWYER TO EMMA C. SAWYER

B.
CHARLES T. TROTTER TO COMPANIE S. COPELAND
JACOB MCCLENNEY TO MARIAH GRAVES
PETER DUCK TO MARY COOKE
JESSIE CUFFEY TO HARRIET L. HOLLAND
GORDON COPELAND TO MARIA COSTEN
JAMES SPARROW TO CHANIE JENNINGS
JOHN W. BALLARD TO MARGARET ANN HOLLAND.

CITY OF NORFOLK
DAVID HICKEY TO BRIDGET......
DENNIS S. PARLETT TO ADELAIDE M. .......
BERNARD KAHN TO ROSA OBERNDORFER
RICHARD D. WALLACE TO ANNIE PUGH
WILL WHEATLEY TO FANNIE ....
ROSEWELL S. HOLLAND TO MARGARET LOVETT.

B.
ROBERT CUSTIS TO JULIA HU...
JOHN A BROWN TO CARLENCE V. KEELING
JAMES GIBSON TO ROSETTA CLARKE
ROBERT WILLIAMS TO ANNIE DAUGHTREY.

SEPT 1 1878
ON WED EVENING LAST OUR YOUNG FRIEND C.W. STONE ESQ AND MISS ALICE C. SEYMOUR WERE UNITED IN THE HOLY BONDS OF MATRIMONY AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE IN THE PRESENCE OF A SELECT COMPANY OF FRIENDS. THE INTERESTING CEREMONY WAS PERFOMRED BY REV. DR. TOY.

SEPT 12 1878
IN THIS CITY ON THURS EVENING SEPT 5 AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE BY REV. W.H. CHRISTIAN. DENNIS PAULETT FORMERLY OF BALTIMORE MD TO MISS MARY ADA MOODY FORMERLY OF GATESVILLE N.C.

MARRIAGES DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1878

NORFOLK COUNTY:
GEORGE C. WILCOX TO CORNELIA J. WHITE
WILLIAM J. HEARD TO MARY C. LINDSEY
EDWIN C. GOSS TO AMELIA H. BROWN
DOREY BALLANCE TO EMMA RICHARDSON
WASHINGTON F. DOUGLASS TO EMMA F. HUNTER
CALEB SAWYER TO MARY  J. WILSON
MILLARD F. SIMMONS TO ALICE LASSITER
SAMUEL RICHARDSON TO MARGARET A. WARD

B.
GEORGE BROUGHTON TO SUSAN ALBERSON
JOSHUA BELL TO LUCY ROBERTSON
THOMAS ARD TO RACHAEL YEATES
JOHN STATESMAN TO SARAH HALSTEAD
HORATIO SYKES TO CAROLINE TAZEWELL

PORTSMOUTH:
FRANCIS MATHERSTONE TO ANN MARSHALL
LEROY C. WEBSTER TO ANNIE MC REA
RICHARD G. HOWARD TO IDA V. DIGGS
W.L. TAPSCOTT TO IDA HARPER
CHARLES T. FRIEDLIN TO LAURA A. WONNYCOTT
EDWIN W. OWENS TO MATTIE E. TABB
JESSE C. BAIN TO EMMA C. CRISMOND
ALBERT W.B RICKHOUSE TO CLARA E. HARRELL.

B.
JONAS LONG TO CHARLOTTE ANN RIDDICK
STEPHEN JOINER TO ROSENIA RIDDICK
HENRY CASSELL TO EMMA JANE COLLINS

MARRIAGES IN THE CITY OF NORFOLK FOR OCTOBER 1878
CHARLES R. MILES TO EVELYN W. WILSON
LOUIS ETHERIDGE TO CARRIE WILLIAMS
EDWARD T. THOMAS TO MARGARE S. DALBY
ALFRED S. HUGHES TO KATE M. FARANT
ISAAC N. WILLIS TO MARY R. FLEURY
WILLIAM N. GRUBB TO MARY GRIFFITH
GEORGE W. LAYLOR TO ANNIE BANKS
HUGH N. PAGE TO SALLIE NEWTON
JAMES C. COTTRELL TO GEORGIE LITTLE
B.
ISIAH ANDERSON TO ELIZA RHEA
MEAHAC MASON TO ANNIE UPSHUR
JAMES AYRES TO GEORGEANNA JONES
GEORGE WI LSON TO SARAH CLARK
ANTHONY A. PORTLOCK TO MARY E. WALDEN
WILLIAM AYDLOTT TO MARY FLOYD
ALLMAND CAMPBELL TO MARGARET WILLIAMS
PRINCE GEORGE CAROLL TO HARRIET JONES
HENRY GREY TO MAGGIE PHILLIPS

OCTOBER 1 1878
ON SEPT 30TH AT THE BRIDES RESIDENCE BY REV. W.H. CHRISTIAN. MR. JEROME B. CAPPS TO MRS. AMY SMILEY BOTH OF NORFOLK

OCTOBER 3 1878
QUITE AN INTERESTING EPISODE IN THE HISTORY OF OUR USUALLY QUIET LITTLE VILLAGE TOOK PLACE YESTERDAY (WED) AFTERNOON AT THE METHODIST CHURCH, THE SAME BEING THE  MARRIAGE OF MR. WILLIAM J. HEARD TO MISS MARY CORNELIA SECOND DAUGHTER OF MR. E.C. LINDSEY ALL OF THIS PLACE 

ON OCTOBER 1, AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S MOTHER MRS. LUCY BROWN IN BRAMBLETON VA. MR. EDWIN C. GOSS OF SOUTH CAROLINA TO AMELIA H. BROWN OF BRAMBLETON VA.

OCTOBER 4 1878
IN MATHEWS CO AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES PARENTS ON THURS OCTOBER 3RD BY REV. JOSEPH J. HALL. FANNIE R. RICHARDSON TO THOMAS FRIEND OF CHESTERFIELD VA.

OCTOBER 18 1878
ON THE 16TH INSTANT AT ST. PAUL'S CHURCH BY THE REV. N.A. OKESON D.D. MR. ALFRED S. HUGHES OF ROANOKE COUNTY TO MISS KATE FARANT OF THIS CITY.

OCTOBER 19 1878
ON WED OCT 16TH AT THE RESIDENCE OF MR. GEORGE S. BORUM IN MATHEWS CO VA. BY THE REV. W.C. VADEN. MR.CHARLES R. OLIVER OF NORFOLK VA AND MISS IDA E. BORUM OF MATHEWS COUNTY

OCTOBER 23 1878
YESTERDAY  MORNING A LARGE AUDIENCE ASSEMBLED IN THE GRANBY STREET M.E. CHURCH TO WITNESS THE NUPTIAL CEREMONIES OF OUR ESTEEMED TOWNSMAN WILLIAM N. GRUBB TO  MISS MARY DAUGHTER OF E.J. GRIFFITH ALSO OF THIS CITY.

OCTOBER 24 1878
ON WED OCT 16TH AT THE RESIDENCE OF MR. GEORGE S. BORUM IN MATHEWS COUNTY VA. BY THE REV. W.C. VADEN. MR. CHARLES R. OLIVER OF NORFOLK TO MISS IDA L. BORUM OF MATHEWS COUNTY VA.

ON THE 23RD OF OCT AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES MOTHER MRS. MARGARET P. NEWTON. BY THE REV. N.A. OKESON D.D.. ASSISTED BY THE REV. WALTER W.WILLIAMS D.D. RECTOR OF ST. GEORGE NY. HUGHE NELSON PAGE TO SALLIE NEWTON.

MARRIAGES IN THE CITY OF NORFOLK OCCURING IN NOVEMEBER 1878
WILLIAM H. JAQUES AND FANNIE G. DRUMMOND
JOHN S. DULL TO SUSAN A. BROWN
JOHN L. DEGGE TO ELLA S. JAMES
LEONARD R. SAVAGE TO ANNIE E.SMITH
JOHN T. KEMP TO LEONORA J. WHITFIELD
DANIEL C. LINDSEY TO MARGARET D. GRIMSTEAD
ALGERNON W. CHAPMAN TO KATIE LEE CHAPMAN
ROBERT MURRELL TO SARAH V. MILLERSON
JAMES G. KEEVER TO ALICE BRAN
WILLIAM R. RUSSELL TO EMMA S. VEALE
JAMES T. CARNABAN TO IDA CAESSER

B.
ALEX WHITE TO TILLEY MOODY
JAMES CUFFEE TO MARY ANN GREGORY
ISAIAH BRIGHT TO GEORGEANNA BONNEY
HENRY RAINEY TO MARY ELIZA WILSON
EMANUEL HERBERT TO HENRIETTA KIRBY
CHARLES MINKINS TO SARAH HEWLETT
EDWARD GOULD TO VIRGINIA RBERTSON
WILLIAM CLARKE TO PATSEY GOODEN
HARRISON BAILEY TO LYDIA RIDDICK

MARRIAGES IN PORTSMOUTH DURING THE MONTH OF NOVEMEBER 1878
CHARLES R. NASH TO REBECCA F. MARSHALL
FREDERICK E. NOTTINGHAM TO SALLIE WILKINS
SAMUEL C. HUDGINS TO ELEISE V. WONYCOTT
VIRGINIUS C. MATTHEWS TO SUSIE ELLIS GODWIN

B.
JAMES BROTHERS TO PHILLIS WEST
FRANK EPPS TO ROSA BOYKING

MARRIAGES IN NORFOLK COUNTY DURING THE MONTH OF NOVEMEBER 1878
ALBERT ADAMS TO EMMA JANE HALSTEAD
WILLIAM CARR CORBILL TO ANNA BARCLAY
CHARLES WESLEY HARE TO ELIZA ANN MAXWELL
JOHN E.C. GREEN TO ANN E. REYNOLDS
WILLIAM REYNOLDS TO ELIZA ANN A. CARTIER
W.W. CRAGIN TO MARY E. WELCH
JOHN F. COX TO BRITANNIA STANLEY
L.D. ROBINSON TO ENNIE E. HARDY
MILLS E. TURNER TO MARGARET S. BATES
PYRUS A. GEORGE TO MARY ANN DOXEY
CHARLES H. FERREBEE TO STELLA W. DEY
JOSEPH HARPER TO MARY M. MC CLOUD
THOMAS LINTON TO ELIZABETH J. GARRETT
JAMES P. BATEMAN TO CARRIE A. HYSLOP

B.
DAVID J. BUTT TO JUDITH BROWN
ROBERT WILLIAMS TO SOLONA REED
WILLIAM H. ELLIOTT TO ELIZABETH R. KILBY
RICHARD LOCKHART TO LAVINIA STRINGFIELD
DANIEL HALSTEAD TO MAGGIE HERBERT
MILES FOREMAN TO MARY WILSON
CALVIN GRAVES TO CHARLOTTE RIDLEY
CLAUDINE SHEPHERD TO NANCY A. PUGH
MOSES E. GOODMAN TO MARY A. STEVENS
JAMES DOZIER TO EMMA GARRETT

1878 CHURCH DIRECTORY

PUBLIC SCHOOLS THE BI-MONTHLY ROLE OF HONOR part one

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NOV 12 1878
AT MANNHEIM BADEN GERMANY. ON OCT 16. 1878 MR. SIGMUND FEIBELMANN OF CALAIS FRANCE TO MISS JULIA ULLMAN OF NORFOLK VA. RICHMOND DISPATCH PLEASE COPY.

NOV 16 1878
ON TUES 12TH INSTANT BY THE REV. MR. CHRISTIAN AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE, MR. DANIEL C. LINDSAY OF NORTH CAROLINA TO MRS. MARGARET D. GRIMSTEAD OF THIS CITY.

NOV 20 1878
YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES FATHER MR. WILLIAM H. CHAPMAN, NO. 36 BERMUDA STREET THE CEREMONY OF MARRIAGE OCCURED UNITING IN HOLY BONDS, MISS KATIE LEE CHAPMAN TO MR. A.W. CHAPMAN, THE REV. S.S. LAMBERT OF THE GRANDBY STREET M.E. CHURCH

NOV 26 1878
IN THIS CITY SAT NOV 23 BY REV. S.S. LAMBERT. MR. WILLIAM R. RUSSELL TO MISS EMMA S. VEALE BOTH OF NORFOLK

DEC 4 1878
ON TUES DEC 3, AT ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH BY THE REV. J.P. HAGAN. C.D. KENNY OF BALTIMORE MD. TO CLARA S. DOYLE OF NORFOLK

DEC 5 1878
ON WED DEC 4 1878 AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES PARENTS BY THE REV. W.D. THOMAS. MR. HENRY C. DAVIS OF ACCOMAC COUNTY TO MISS AMANDA S. ELDEST DAUGHTER OF FRANCES UNDERHILL OF THIS CITY.

DEC 12 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S PARENTS IN SUSSEX COUNTY DEC 4 BY THE REV. J.W. PERRY. MISS MARY E. SAVEDGE TO MR. WILLIAM H. MARABLE OF NORFOLK

AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S FATHER BY REV. DR. W.D. THOMAS, WED DEC 11TH, MR. R.H. DENSON OF PORTSMOUTH AND MISS ANNIE G.STEVENS ELDEST DAUGHTER OF WILLIAM STEVENS ESQ OF THIS CITY.

DEC 14 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES FATHER ON MIDDLE STREET THURS 5PM. MISS NANIE L. DAUGHTER OF JOSEPH R. WOODLEY TO MR. THOMAS NOTTINGHAM OF EASTERN SHORE VA. REV. BEVERLY ESTELL OF TRINITY CHURCH.

DEC 19 1878
AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S FATHER ON CHARLOTTE STREET YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AT 3:30PM. MISS LULIE A. DAUGHTER OF THOMAS F. ELLIOTT TO MR. FRANK BAIN. REV. THOMAS HUME ASSISTED BY REV.N.A. OKESON D.D. OFFICIATING.

AT THE CUMBERLAND STREET BAPTIST CHURCH WED EVENING DEC 11TH AT 7PM. BY REV. THOMAS HUME . ROBERT R. MORRIS TO MISS JULIA F. CHERRY

AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES FATHER ON MIDDLE STREET THRUS AT 5PM. MISS NANNIE L. DAUGHTER OF JOSEPH R. WOODLEY TO MR. THOMAS W. NOTTINGHAM OF EASTERN SHORE. REV. REVERDY ESTILL OF TRINITY CHURCH OFFICIATING.

DEC 11TH AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES FATHER BY REV. DR. W.D. THOMAS. EDGAR A. HITCHINGS AND MISS LELIA C. DAVIS BOTH OF THIS CITY.

IN JERSEY CITY AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDES BROTHER. ON TUES EVE DEC 17TH BY THE REV. HIRAM EDDY. CLAYTON C. RICHARDSON OF NORFOLK TO MARY E. DAUGHTER OF THE LATE S.A. MERWIN OF THIS CITY.

DEC 21 1878
ON TUES AFTERNOON THE 10TH INSTANT AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S  UNCLE, CHARLES E. STOTT, MILE ROBERTS BACON OF CLINTON CONN TO LUCY L. TABB OF NORFOLK VA.

AT CUMBERLAND STREET M.E. CHURCH ON THE 19TH INSTANT BY THE REV. W.H. CHRISTIAN MR. GEORGE W. GRANVILLE TO MISS ANNA S. ABDELL BOTH OF NORFOLK CITY.

ON THURS MORN LAST AT 9:30AM OUR YOUNG AND ESTEEMED FRIEND GEORGE W. GRANVILLE WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO THE BEAUTIFUL AND ACCOMPLISHED MISS ANNIE SABDELL OF THIS CITY. THE CEREMONY TOOK PLACE IN THE CUMBERLAND STREET M.E. CHURCH BY REV. W.H. CHRISTIAN.

DEC 24 1878
ON WED DEC 18 1878 AT THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY COMMUNION NY BY THE REV. S.M. PETERS D.D. ASSISTED BY THE REV. FRANCIS LAWRENCE D.D. RICHARD B. TUNSTALL OF NORFOLK TO ISABELLA MERCIEN DAUGHTER OF THE LATE HENRY A. HEISTER OF NY .

IN BROOKLYN TUES DEC 17 1878 AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S UNCLE MR. E.W. BENTON. BY THE REV. L.R. DICKINSON. MR. MONMOUTH B. WILSON OF NYC TO MISS MOLLIE B. BUTLER DAUGHTER OF MRS. MARY A. AND THE LATE DR. JOHN B. BUTLER OF SMITHFIELD VA.

DEC 25 1878
IN MATTOAX AMELIA COUNTY VA. ON DEC 23RD AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE'S MOTHER BY REV. P.F. BERKELEY, YZAAK VAN DEN BERG FROM NORFOLK VA. TO SYLVIA MAUD MAYO.

DEC 31 1878
THE WEDDING OF  MISS MARY JOHNSTON NIECE OF THE LATE COL. MARMADUKE JOHNSTON OF RICHMOND TO MR. FRED MASI OF THIS CITY, TOOK PLACE YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AT THE RESIDENCE OF THE BRIDE. THE CEREMONIES WERE CONDUCTED BY THE REV.N.A. OKESON AND AT THEIR CONCLUSION THE BRIDE AND GROOM TOOK THE STEAMER FOR BALTIMORE WHEN THEY WILL PROCEED TO THE NORTH ON AN EXTENDED BRIDAL TOUR.