VIRGINIA MARRIAGES & OTHER NOTEWORTHY ITEMS FOR  1894
NORFOLK VIRGINIAN-PILOT

FEB 28, 1894

MR. EVERETT V. SMITH & MISS CLAUDIA A HOWELL Were married yesterday at the bride's home at 2PM. The couple will resided at the grooms residence in PORTSMOUTH.

MR. JOHN W. OAST & FAMILY WILL LEAVE TODAY FOR FL. THEY WILL SPEND THE MONTH OF MARCH THERE.

MR. F.D. GILL & BRIDE will arrive here tomorrow. They will live on the corner of MIDDLE & GLASGOW ST. in what was the NASH COTTAGE.

MOLLIE TAYLOR was sentenced by the HASTINGS COURT yesterday to 6 days in the city jail after coming out she will be tried in the county court.

LICENSE WAS ISSUED YESTERDAY FOR MARRIAGE OF JULIA TUCKER TO  DOC WILLIAMS, COLORED, WHICH EVENT OCCURED LAST EVENING IN THE PRESENCE OF A COLLECTION OF FRIENDS.

FORMER RESIDENT'S MARRIAGE

DR. GEORGE F. BAGBY, OF  DANVILLE will today at 9:30AM, WED MISS MAMIE LAWRENCE in the MARKET STREET METHODIST CHURCH IN PETERSBURG. DR. BAGBY is a former resident of SUFFOLK, where he possesses numerous friends. He is a brother of REV. H.A. BAGBY, Formerly the popular pastor of the FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH. MISS LAWRENCE IS A YOUNG LADY OF FINE APPEARANCE AND IS HIGHLY ACCOMPLISHED. MESSARS. W.C. HARRELL AND R.L. WOODWARD left for PETERSBURG last evening to attend the ceremony.


OLD NANSEMOND COURT,

MAGISTRATE'S COURT WILL BE HELD IN BARRETT'S NECK TODAY, AT WHICH JOSHUA RICKS AND ACCOMPLICES WILL BE TRIED FOR OYSTER TRESSPASSING.

BEN DUMVILLE, ESQ., AGENT OF THE ODD  FELLOW'S WIDOWS AND ORPHANS ASSOCIATION YESTERDAY PAID MRS. S. J. NELMS $1557, THE AMOUNT OF INSURANCE OF HER LATE HUSBAND IN THAT ORDER.

MYRTLE MAGISTRATE'S COURT

THERE WAS AN EXTENSIVE DOCKET IN THE MAGISTRATES COURT AT MYRTE STATION YESTERDAY, JUSTICE J.E. STALLINGS PRESIDING. THE PAPERS WERE SERVICED BY THE OFFICER BRANCH.

IMPERIAL GUANO COMPANY VS  C. W. POWELL, ACTION FOR $62.25: DISMISSED AT THE COST OF THE PLANTIFF.

A.W. BALLARD VS. JOSEPH JOYNER ACTION FOR $5. SETTLEMENT MADE BEFORE TRIAL.

IMPERIAL GUANO COMPANY VS. P.A. BUTLER AND W.B. WILLS, ACTION FOR $63.25: CONTINUED TILL NANSEMOND  COUNTY COURT TODAY.

W.F. ALLEN AND SON VS. J.H. HARRISON, ACTION FOR $34: JUDGEMENT FOR THE PLANTIFF.

IMPERIAL GUANO COMPANY VS. R. PEEL, ACTION FOR $50: DISMISSED AT PLANTIFFS COST.

M. H. HOLLAND & CO., ASSIGNED RAISIN FERTILIZER COMPANY, VS. H.T. TAYLOR, ACTION FOR $20; JUDGMENT FOR THE PLAINTIFF.

N.G.  NORFLEET VS. THOMAS ELEY, ACTION FOR $30: JUDGMENT FOR THE PLAINTIFF.

RAISIN FERTILIZER COMPANY VS. J. T. SPIVEY, ACTION FOR $15:  JUDGMENT FOR THE PLAINTIFF.

DR. R.E. PARKER VS. W.S. DOYLE ACTION FOR $25: JUDGEMENT for the amount, Less a bill of defendant services = to $5.


NORFOLK FEB. MARRIAGES 1894

THOMAS C. JOYNES TO IDA I. PROSISI
ARTHUR A. BLAIR TO HENRIETTA D. KARLL
JOSEPH A. BERRYMAN TO BETEY REISHEFSKY
THEOPHILUS SCOTT TO PEARL E. RAYFIELD
T.D.M. WOOD TO C.M. TAYLOR
CLARENCE V. CURTIS TO JENNIE H. MCKAY
FERDINAND SULZBERGER TO STELLA LEE ULLMAN
HENRY MORRIS TO SUSAN ANN LYNCH
JOSEPH P. LAMBERT TO BERTIE H. MCLANE
J.O. WILLIAMSON TO MINNIE L. ROLLAND
HARRY N. HITCHING TO JENNIE C. DEHART
JAMES WALTER TARRANT TO ADELE JONES
CHARLES E. BURRUS TO NANNIE P. HUGHES
T. NUGENT TO ANNIE E. HOLLAND
JAMES H. NEWBY TO REBECCA C. BARNARD
OWEN D. COLLINS TO MARIA A. JOHNSON
JOHN H. HOOPER TO GEORGIE A. HAWKINS
WILLIS OVERTON TO ROSETTA NIXSON
MOSES RANDOLPH TO DRUCILLA WILLIAMS
BARLETT TURNER TO HATTIE JOHNSON
GODFREY GREEN TO VIRGINIA BARNES
J.S. WALKER TO CLOWY OWENS
JASON MARTIN TO SARAH CARROLL
JOHN W. LAWTON TO ELIZABETH MINOR
JOHN ALEXANDER TO MARY L. CHEATHAM
WALTER JONES TO IDA WHITEHURST
ROBERT WALKER TO LAURA JONES
DAVID HAROLD TO JANIE CHRISTIAN
CLINTON PRETLOW TO NANNIE GARLAND
THOMAS JEFFERSON TO AGNES DICKSON
JOHN BOONER JENNIE TUCKER
PROVIDENCE COX TO ELNOR JACKSON
THOMAS JONES TO MARY BELL
M.MOSS TO C. HARBELL


SUFFOLK FEB. MARRIAGES 1894
JAMES H. BENNETT TO MARTHA J. BYRD
BENJAMIN F. ARCHER TO ADA J. JOHNSON
ROBERT LEE HOLLADAY TO ELIZABETH VIRGNIA SHEPHERD
JOHN WESLEY CUTCHIN TO EVIE M. JOHNSON
WOODVILLE A. BUTLER TO CLARA ELLA COPELAND
JOHN R. ARCHER TO MATTIE E. COOPER
SAMUEL T.CARR TO MARY E. HOLLAND
JOHN S. TO EMMA CUTCHIN
GEORGE E. BUNTING TO A. BLANCHE BAKER
NATHANIEL G. NORFOLEET TO CLAUDIA ALLIE HARGRAVE
ROBERT L. HOLLAND TO MARY IDA BADGER
ARTHUR MOORE TO LUCY R. OLIVER
CHARLIE E. JOYNER TO PATTIE R. ARCHER

B.
LAFAYETTE JOHNSON TO LUMMIE CHERRY
HENRY KILBY TO EMMA TROTTER
SANDY P. POWELL TO MALINDA ROGERS
EMANUEL WHITE TO NANNIE BRITT
ROBERT MANN TO IDA OPHELIA LAWRENCE
WILLIAM J. WIGGINS TO EMMA J. LANGSTON
HENRY BLACKWELL TO PERLINDA PURDIE
STEPHEN HYMAN TO IDA ROBERTS
DOCK WILLIAMS TO JULIA TUCKER
EVERETTE L. SMITH TO CLAUDIA ANN HOWELL
ISAAC JOHNSON TO MARY BATTLE.


MARCH 1, 1894

A TELEGRAM WAS RECEIVED YESTERDAY ABOUT 1PM. ANNOUNCING THAT THE NAME OF CAPTAIN R.L. HERBERT HAS BEEN SENT TO THE SENATE TO BE COMFIRMED AS POSTMASTER OF THIS CITY. ( A RELATIVE MAY EMAIL ME FOR REST)

A very pretty marriage was celebrated yesterday afternoon at the residence of  MRS. GRIMES ON COUNTY STREET EXTENDED. THE CONTRACTING PARTIES WERE MISS ELIZABETH T. GRIMES AND MR. LOUIS H. FIELDS OF GREENVILLE COUNTY.

IN PORTSMOUTH>>>> Quite a number of  persons were present last night at the residence of MR. LOUIS C. CALVERT, on NELSON STREET to witness the marriage of his daughter, ROSA VIRGINIUS TO MR. CHARLES CADMUS,  a well known young gentleman from SOUTH PORTSMOUTH.

MARCH 2, 1894

MR. & MRS. R.H. BUTLER, who have been visiting relatives in SUFFOLK for some days, left  yesterday afternoon for NY.

IN PETERSBURG; CARDS ARE OUT ANNOUNCING THE MARRIAGE OF MISS KATHERINE LEMOINE TO MR. WILLIAM EVANS GUY, AT WASHINGTON AND COMPTON AVENUE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ST. LOUIS MO. TUESDAY MARCH 13TH AT 6PM. THE PROSPECTIVE BRIDE IS A DAUGHTER OF DR. EDWIN L. LEMOINE, FORMERLY OF PETERSBURG. SHE HAS MANY RELATIVES IN NORFOLK.

MARCH 21, 1894

MRS. JAMES PATTEN IS VERY SICK AT HER HOME ON SOUTH STREET.

DR. M. F. DAUGHTER IS STILL CONFINED TO HIS HOME FROM SICKNESS.

MRS. CLARA V. FOSTER, OF MATHEWS COUNTY, IS VISITING RELATIVES IN SOUTH PORTSMOUTH.

ABBIE HUGHES, AN OLD OFFENDER, WAS LOCKED UP FOR 20 DAYS IN THE COUNTY JAIL YESTERDAY FOR DISORDERLY CONDUCT.

CARDS ARE OUT FOR THE MARRIAGE OF MISS ADDIE CHARLES, DAUGHTER OF MR. A.H. LINDSEY, TO WE MR. WILLIAM AINSWORTH, OF THIS CITY, THE CEREMONY TO TAKE PLACE WEDENSDAY, MARCH 26 AT 4PM.


MR. W.B. EAST HAS RETURNED FROM A TRIP THROUGH FLORIDA.

MISS LUCY VAIDER, OF WILLIAMSBURG IS VISITING THE MISSES BROUGHTON, ON BOUSH STREET.

MISS NELLIE BUTT LEFT YESTERDAY MORNING BY THE NY, PHILADEPHIA & NORFOLK RAILROAD FOR NYC TO VISIT HER SISTER MR.S J.L. WOOD.

MONDAY NIGHT BETWEEN 9 & 10PM, WHILE MRS. THOMPSON, THE WIFE OF MR. HENRY F. THOMPSON AND THE MOTHER OF MR. WALTER THOMPSON, Was walking on CHAPEL STREET, Between FALKLAND & CHARLOTTE, Near which she lives, She was struck on the head with a brick an received a painful cut. The party who did it is not known.


MARCH 1894 WEDDINGS:

CITY OF PORTSMOUTH:

LEMUEL A. WHITE TO LIZZIE B. CHANDLER
VIRGINIUS C. HANRAHAN TO ANNIE BUTLER
GEORGE BARBER TO ALICE K. CREAMER
ANDREW W. AINSWORTH TO ADDIE C. LINDSAY

B.

WILLIAM H. HARDIN TO LOUISA CRAWFORD
RICHARD DAVIS TO ORPHELIA GORDEN
WILLIS TERRY TO SAAH FAMES
JOHN H. RIDDICK TO MARY WASHINGTON

COUNTY OF PORTSMOUTH

JOHN H. WALLCE TO MARY LEWIS
GEORGE W. STROUD TO ELLEN U. TROTMAN
WILLIAM M. MOTT TO BERTHA E. WALTERS
JOHN STOKES TO MRS. ROSA HICKMAN

B.

CHRISTOPHER C. PELTON TO MARTHA ROUNDTREE
WILLIAM ETHEREDGE TO SARAH J. MITCHELL
WILLIAM M. MOTT TO BERTHA E. WALTERS
MINGO BARNEY TO MAMIE JONES
JAMES WHITEHURST TO BETSY CLEMENTS
TURNER HARRISON TO MARTHA HARRIS
HOZIA WILSON TO HARRIETT CLAGGON
JOHN MASON TO ELLEN PORTER
FRANKLIN P. MINKINS TO SARAH J. REID
OVERT SPRATLEY TO ELIZA DEANS
SAMUEL H. LEE TO SARAH V. BELL
AUGUSTUS STANTON TO SUSIE A. REID
JOSEPH RODGERS TO SUSAN JONES
ERNEST JOYNER TO MISSOURI JAYCOCKS
SAMUEL SAMITH TO ROXANNA CUFFEE
ZION SAVILLS TO LUNA POYNER
WASHINGTON BLOW TO ANNIE SIMMONS
JOHN W. PARKER TO MARY L. BALLAR
LITTLETON JAMES TO FANNIE WHITING
JHERRY HOLLY TO LULA LAMB
JEREMIAH REID TO NANCY SMITH
JOHN A. TROWER TO ESTHER C. DAVIS
WILLIAM LINDSAY TO KATIE GAYLOR
ALBERT S. ROBERTSON TO SARAH WILSON
WILLIAM SMITH TO JOANNA FORREST


NORFOLK MARCH MARRIAGES 1894

GEORGE SILK TO EMMA CRUMPLER
WILLIAM WALL TO L. MCCOY
MARSHALL WALKER TO AMELIA FRANCES STEVENS
WILLIAM ROBINSON TO SARAH GROVES
FRANK T. EASTWOOD TO HATTIE D. BOHLKEN
FREDERICK J. PETERSON TO CORA BELLE PULLIAM
GEORGE BANKS TO CORA STRINGER
WILLIAM FREEMAN TO FANNIE SMITH
JOHN E. LLOYD TO ETTA RAWLES
ALEXANDER CAMP BELL KIRBY TO MARGARET BRYANT
WILLIAM LINCOLN PERKINS TO MARY ELIZABETH GRAHAM
CHARLES FITZSIMMOUS TO SADIE JOHNSON
W.B. BRIGHT TO CORA LEE BROWN
CORNELIUS MILLER TO LOUISA SMITH
NELSON KING TO MARGARET JACKSON
ALEXANDER JONES TO EVA F. WILSON
WILLIAM JONES TO MARY GRANGER
CHARLES BOSTON TO LUCY FOSTER
WILLIAM HENRY JACKSON TO EMMA SIMMONS
LEMUEL TURNER TO HATTIE HARRIS
WESLEY JONES TO MARY J. SAWYER
WALTER NOTTINGHAM TO MARY WILLIAMS
JACOB HALL TO FANNIE FREEMAN
JOHN WHITBY TO MARY MORRIS

SUFFOLK MARCH MARRAIGES 1894

ROBERT ELI BUFKIN TO CORA LEE RAMSAY
JOHN W. TURNER TO MARY FRANCES SKINNER
WILLIAM WALKER TO CHERRY VAUN
MADISON BAKER TO ELLA BULLOCK
ROBERT BORGWIN TO MATTIE MONTGOMERY
DAVIS L. BROWN TO LETTIE BOONE
JACBO JORDAN TO MARY BRITT.



APRIL  1894

Cards are out for the marriage of MR. WALTER W. MCCLANAN OF THE FIFTH WARD, AND MISS ORA V. LAND AT SALEM M.E. CHURCH SOUTH, WED. APRIL 11, 1894. The bride is the daughter of MR. AND MRS. W. H. LAND, PAC. VA. 04.05.1894

AT CENTRAL HOTEL SOUTHERN PINES. N.C. ON MARCH 31. AT 8:15PM. BY REV. FATHER MARION. GAIL HAMITLON WEMPLE TO MICHAEL ALPHONSUS IRWIN ALL OF PORTSMOUTH.


PORTSMOUTH MARRIAGES APRIL 1894

CITY:

H.C. SAVAGE TO MATTIE H. BRANCH
ANDREW W. AINSWORTH TO ADDIE C. LINDSAY
JOHN W. WOODMAN TO EUGENIA F. COUNTRE
OLAF THOMPSON TO ANNIE M. SCOTT
JOHN W. H. MENGER AND ROSA M. THOMAS
MALVERN H. FOSTER TO IDA A. TODD
AUGUSTS, L. DASHIELL TO JENNIE C. EVELL
OLIVER T. BOND TO PAULINE WEBB
CHARLES YAROWKSY TO JANE CAPLIER
JAME M. BROUGHTON TO JOSEPHINE E. HEATH
SOLOMOMAN J. HODGES TO CORA LEIGH
JULIAN B. TRANT TO LULA L. THORNTON
EMMET B. PARROM TO ANNIE E. BROWN
JOHN M. KING TO LILLIE M. SUMMERS
CHARLES B. BURROUGHS TO ADA V. WRIGHT
WILLIAM W. DUFFEE TO MINNIE F. HATHAWAY
GEORGE J. BUTLER TO FANNIE D. EDWARDS
WILLIAM J. FORKSEY TO FANNIE L. FORMEAN.

B.

WILLIS TERRY TO SARAH FARMERS
JOHN H. RIDDICK TO MARY WASHINGTON
JOSEPH H. HUNTER TO MARY T. DEANS
GEORGE W. LEE TO CARRIE W. CHURCHWELL


COUNTY:

SIDNEY J. BROWDER TO ELIZABETH WRIGHT
BENJAMIN F. GOODSON TO EVLYN M. BAGE
JAMES A. GRAY TO MARGARET A. PATE
JOHN H. TOMPINS TO EUGENIA MEARS
WILLIAM H. WARD TO MARION E. STRAWHAND
WILLIAM T. DEWBERRY TO ROSA SNYDER
RUFUS M. EVANS TO LIZZIE J. RUPPERT
WILLIAM E. MANSFIELD TO ALCIE E. FENTRESS
HYMAN CAKCUFY TO MINNIE RUBIN

B.
LEAKE COPELAND TO MARY POWELL
WILLIAM RICKS TO LUCINDA EDWARDS
HENRY WATTERS TO BESSIE OLD
GEORGE DAVIS TO ELIZABETH KILBY
EDWARD CORSELL TO FLORECE DANIELS
CHARLES HARRELL TO MARY J. RIDDICK
LEMUEL GRIFFIN TO MATTIE BAXTER
JAMES E. EASTON TO BUENAVISTA THOMAS
CHARLES RIDDICK TO SARAH REID
PETER WHITE TO MARY RAWLS
JOSEPH J. CHAMBLER TO SOPHRONIA THROWER
GRANVILLE SMITH TO INDIE BRIGHT
MARK H. PARSON TO CAROLINE BROWN
RICHARD BERRY MAN TO GEORGIANA WILSON,
NATHAN L. RODGERS TO LOUISA FILES
LINK JORDAN TO ELIZABETH ODOM


MAY 1894

THE BRISTOL NEWS OF THE 25TH SAYS: TODAY AT 3:30PM. AT THE RESIDENCE OF HON. D.F. BAILEY ON EAST MAIN STREET, A HAPPY WEDDING WAS SOLEMNIZED. MR. WILL A. TILLAR OF EMPORIA VA. TO MISS JULIA BAILEY OF THIS CITY WERE THE CONTRACTING PARTIES. REV. S.R. PRESTON, UNLCE OF THE BRIDE, WAS THE OFFICIATING MINISTER.
Relatives email me for further details.

MR. AND MRS. J.H. CUTCHIN, formerly of this city, now residents of ROANOKE, VA. have issued invitations to the marraige of their daughter, CLARA TO DR. CLAUDE J. BRADSHAW, the ceremony to take place  at the residence of the bride's parents, 410 Roanoke street, ROANOKE, WED JUNE 6TH.


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