Married Austin – Shaw

The Gazette November 1, 1899 At the residence of the bride's mother, near Shiloh, La., on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 1899, Mr. Daniel Austin to Miss Eulah Shaw, both of Union Parish, Judge W. P. Chandler officiating. ***This couple are the great grandparents of Roy Austin, a cousin and contributor to this blog. He informed me … Continue reading Married Austin – Shaw

Griffin – Pardue

The Gazette October 4, 1899 Cards are out announcing the marriage of Dr. Wm. P. Griffin to Miss Ivy Pardue, on Thursday, Oct. 5, 1899, at Ebenezer M. E. church, D'Arbonne, La. In advance The Gazette extends hearty congratulations wishing them a happy and prosperous life on the matrimonial sea.


The Gazette January 11, 1899 Buckley - Lovelady At the residence of A. S. Copeland on Thursday, December 22, 1898, Mr. Eugene Buckley to Miss Ella Lovelady, D. K. McLaurin officiating.

Selig – Dean

The Gazette December 21, 1898 Last Sunday afternoon a few relatives and friends assembled at the residence of Mr. E. M. Dean, six miles northeast of Farmerville, to witness the marriage of his daughter, Miss Ethel Dean, to Mr. Sidney C. Selig. The ceremony was performed by Judge W. P. Chandler, in his usual pleasing … Continue reading Selig – Dean

Rogers – Underwood

The Gazette December 14, 1898 Cards are out announcing the marriage of Mr. Wm. Rogers to Miss Hanna Underwood. The ceremony will take place at the residence of Mr. E. B. Wines in Monticello, Ark., on Dec. 21, 1898. The bride is the daughter of Mr. J. M. Underwood, of this parish.

Hicks – Farley

The Gazette October 12, 1898 Sunday afternoon at the residence of Mr. T. J. Cole, in the western part of this parish, Eld. D. L. Hicks and Miss Minnie Farley, daughter of Mr. John Farley were married. The groom is about seventy-five years of age while the bride is in the neighborhood of "sweet sixteen."

Underwood and Tatum

The Gazette April 27, 1898 Married Tuesday morning Mr. J. M. Underwood, Jr., of Union Parish, and Miss Pinkie Tatum, of Union County, Ark., were married at Hillsboro. The happy couple will reach their home near town this evening. The Gazette extends best wishes to Mr. and Mrs. Underwood.

Cider and Perryman

The Gazette March16, 1898 Last Thursday evening, at the residence of the bride's brother, near Farmerville, Mr. Willie Crider and Miss Katie Perryman were united in the holy bonds of matrimony. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Mr. Gathright in the presence of a few special friends and relatives.

Price – Farris Married

The Gazette March 9, 1898 Mr. J. J. Price led to Hymen's altar last Thursday Miss Beulah Farris, daughter of Mr. C. M. Farris, D. K. McLaurin, Esq., officiating. The Gazette extends hearty congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Price, and wishes them a long, happy wedded life.

Smith – Slaton

The Gazette January 12, 1898 Last Thursday afternoon Mr. James M. Smith of Farmerville, and Miss Eva May Slaton, of Ruston, were married at the latter place, the ceremony being very beautifully and impressively performed by Rev. T. B. White. The bride is a lady of rare musical and literary accomplishments, and her gentle manners … Continue reading Smith – Slaton