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CAHILL - CAREY
Newfoundlander   October 7, 1879 (Tuesday)

Married. - - On Friday evening last, at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Very Rev. W. Forristal, Mr. Joseph Cahill, to Mary Ann Carey, both of St. John's.

CALLAHAN - MURPHY
The Newfoundland Express    February 5, 1862 (Wednesday)

Marriage. On Saturday evening last, by the Rev. Jeremiah O'Donnell, Capt. Cornelius Callahan, son of the last [sic] Capt. Jeremiah Callahan, to Margaret, relict of the late Thos. V. Murphy, and eldest daughter of the late James Tubrid, Esq.

CAMPBELL - DUNPHY
Royal Gazette   June 9, 1885 (Tuesday)

MARRIED. At the R.C. Cathedral, by the Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, David Ogilvie Campbell, of Perth, Scotland, to Ellen C., daughter of John Dunphy, Esq., Inspector of Poor, St. John's.

CANFOR - IVYMY
Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1771 - John Canfor of Dungarvin, Ireland, and Hannah Ivymy.

CANTWELL - HEALYThe Times & General Commercial Gazette     October 17, 1888 (Wednesday)
Married, on the 10th inst., at the Parochial residence, Petty Harbor, by the Rev. Roger Tierney, Mr. James Cantwell, to Minnie, youngest daughter of Mr. Michael Healy, of Blackhead.

CANTWELL - QUIGLEY
Royal Gazette    May 23, 1882 (Tuesday)

MARRIED. ... On the 16th inst., by the Rev. M.J. Clarke, Mr. James Cantwell, to Annie, youngest daughter of John Quigley, both of Torbay.

CANTWELL - RYAN
Evening Telegram   October 14, 1890 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 12th inst., at the parochial residence, by the Rev. M.J. Clarke, Mr. John Ryan, of St. John's, to Lizzie, second daughter of the late James Cantwell, Torbay.

CAREW - ALIX
Royal Gazette   May 11, 1886 (Tuesday)

Married. Feb 23rd, at St. Joseph's Church, Nantucket, R.I., by the Rev. W.H. Finnerney, Mr. Joseph M. Alix, of Canada, to Maggie M., eldest daughter of Mr. Thomas Carew, of this city.

CAREW - BOYLE
Royal Gazette   December 4, 1888 (Tuesday)

Married. At St. Patrick's church, Halifax, on the 19th ult., by the Rev. Father Carmody, Mr. Michael Carew, of Newfoundland, to Miss Hannah Boyle, of the same place.

CAREW - PROWSE
Newfoundlander   January 16, 1880 (Friday)

Married. - On the 7th instant, at the Roman Catholic cathedral, by the Rev. Wm. Forristal, John, second son of Mr. John Prowse, to Katie, only daughter of Mr. John Carew.

CAREW - QUIGLEY
Royal Gazette   June 5, 1888 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 30th May, at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. Nicholas Carew, of St. John's, to Miss Annie Quigley, of Torbay.

CAREW - QUIGLEY
The Times & General Commercial Gazette     June 6, 1888 (Wednesday)

Married, on the 30th ult., at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Ven. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. N. Carew, of St. John's, to Miss Annie Quigley, of Torbay.

CAREW - SHEPPARD
Royal Gazette   May 11, 1886 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 6th inst., at the R.C. Cathedral, by the Very Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. William Carew, to Miss Priscilla Sheppard.

CAREW - WILSON
Royal Gazette   March 16, 1886 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 9th inst., at the R.C. Cathedral, by the Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, Capt. F. Wilson, of Liverpool, England, to ester, daughter of Mr. James Carew, of Toadscove.

CAREY - CAHILL
Newfoundlander   October 7, 1879 (Tuesday)

Married. - - On Friday evening last, at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Very Rev. W. Forristal, Mr. Joseph Cahill, to Mary Ann Carey, both of St. John's.

CAREY - DUNN
Gazette July 12, 1859 (Tuesday)

Married. On Sunday last, by the Rev. Mr. Forristal, Mr. James Dunn, of Charlottetown, P.E.I., to Bridget, eldest daughter of Mr. John Carey, of this town.

CAREY - HELYARD
Royal Gazette   February 12, 1889 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 6th inst., by the Ven. Archdeacon Forristal, William Helyard, to Mary Ann Carey, both of this city.

CAREY - MARSHALL
Royal Gazette April 29, 1884 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 21st inst., at the R. C. Cathedral, by the Very Rev. W. Forristal, Administrator, Mr. Stephen Carey, to Mary, widow of the late Francis Marshall.

CAREY - MORRY
Royal Gazette November 29, 1881 (Tuesday)

Married. At Ferryland, on Nov. 21st , by Rev. M.A. Clancy, P.P., Robert H. Carey, M.D., to Mary (Minnie) LeMessurier Morry, third daughter of John Morry, Esq., Post Master of the above place.

CAREY - ROONEY
The Times & General Commercial Gazette    February 5, 1887 (Saturday)

Married, at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, on the 30th ult., by the Ven. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. John Carey, to Miss Emma Rooney, both of Toad's Cove.

CARIG - LAMBERT
Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ...1792 - Patrick Carig, of Tallow, near Youghal, Ireland, and Mary Lambert.

CARRIGAN - COX
Evening Telegram   November 28, 1890 (Friday)

Married. On the 26th inst., at St. Joseph's Altar, in the R.C. cathedral, by Venerable Archdeacon Forristal, William T., youngest son of the late James Cox, Esq., of this city, to Alice M., daughter of Edward Carrigan, Esq., of Banxtown, County Tipperary, Ireland.

CARROLL - MALONEY
Daily News   June 27, 1918 (Thursday)

Wedding Bells. On Wednesday the 19th inst, a quiet but pretty wedding took place at Holy Cross Church when Mr. J.J. Carroll, a popular young merchant of this Place led to the altar Miss Bessie Maloney. The bride who was attired in White ninon over pearl satin with hat to match and carried a bouquet of Asparagus ferns and orange blossoms, entered the church leaning on the arm of her brother William. She was attended by her sister Bridie, with Miss Ana Kirby as maid of honour, while Mr. J. Hannon ably supported the groom. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. W.P. Finn, P.P., after which the party, who were only the immediate relatives of the bride and groom, proceeded to the home of the bride's father, where refreshments were partaken of and the usual felicitations extended. The happy couple then left, amid showers of rice and heavy peals from the cannon on the hill, for Riverside, Salmonier, to spend their honeymoon and were accompanied by the wedding guests as far as the half-way house. The bride was the recipient of many costly and useful presents. The groom's present to the bride was a gold pendant, and to the bridesmaid and maid of honour, gold signet rings, and to the best man a silver-mounted cane. The many friends of the happy couple wish them very many years of wedded bliss.
Holyrood, June 23rd 1918.

CARTER - MILLER
Harbour Grace Standard   September 10, 1881 (Saturday)

Marriage. On the 6th inst., at St. Thomas's Church by the Rev. Henry Dunfield, Arthur, third son of Mr. Samuel Miller, of Trinity, to Miss Mary S., eldest daughter of the late Peter Carter, Esq., of Fogo.

CASSIO - HYNES
Daily News   July 23, 1959 (Thursday)

Bell Island News. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Cassio [sic], who were married recently in the Base Chapel at Goose Bay, Labrador and spent their honeymoon at Nice, France. Mrs. Cassie [sic] was the former Loretta Hynes, daughter of Mrs. Alice Hynes and the late Maurice Hynes of Bell Island.

CAVANAGH - SHEAN
Royal Gazette November 29, 1881 (Tuesday)

Married. At Brigus, on the 24th inst., by the Rev. R. M. Shean, brother of the bride, Mr. Thomas F. Cavanagh, Druggist, to Mary Magdalen, only daughter of the late Capt. Patrick Shean, of that place.

CAVENOT - KEEFE
Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1775 - Gerald Keefe of Barnet Tree Parish, County of Waterford, and Ann Cavenot of Queen's County, Kingdom of Ireland.

CHANCEY - BUTLER
Royal Gazette February 12, 1884 (Tuesday)

Married. At the Congregational Parsonage, on Feb. 7, by the Rev. D. Beaton, Mr. Eldred G. Chancey, to Lydia, only surviving daughter of Mr. John Butler, both of St. John's.

CHANCEY - DOWN
Royal Gazette February 12, 1884 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 7th inst., by the Rev. W. W. Percival, Mr. W. R. Chancey, to Rosina, daughter of Mr. Roger Down, both of St. John's.

CHANCEY - DOWNS
The Times & General Commercial Gazette    February 9, 1884 (Saturday)

Married, on the 7th inst., at the Parsonage, Gower-street, by the Rev. W. W. Percival, Mr. W. L. Chancey, to Miss Rosina Downs, both of this city.

CHANCEY - HAY
Newfoundlander   November 19, 1878 (Tuesday)

Married. - On the 6th inst., at the Parsonage, by the Rev. Mr. Shenton, Mr. Willis Chancey, to Elizabeth, third daughter of the late Mr. John Hay, of this city. - St. John, N.B. and British Columbia papers please copy.

CHANCEY - SALTER
Gazette August 14, 1860 (Tuesday)

Marriage. 8th inst., by the Rev. C. Pedley, Mr. William Thomas Salter, to Elizabeth Brown, second daughter of the late Mr. Lionel T.R. Chancey.

CHANCEY - SMALLWOOD
Royal Gazette   May 7, 1889 (Tuesday)

Married. At Montreal, P.Q., Feb. 27, by the Rev. Edward M. Hill, of Calvary Church, Frederick Smallwood, to Elizabeth E., only daughter of G.W.F. Chancey, of St. John's, Nfld.

CHANCEY - WHITTEN
Gazette August 20, 1861 (Tuesday)

Marriage. On Tuesday, 13th inst., by the Rev. C. Pedley, Mr. George Whitten, to Mary Ann Touzou, eldest daughter of the late Mr. L.T.R. Chancey, both of this town.

CHRISTIAN
Daily News   October 10, 1941 (Friday)

Bride and Groom. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pierson Christian, of Toronto, whose marriage took place at St. Thomas's Church on Monday, October 6th. [large photo of bride and groom; longer article on wedding]

CHRISTIAN - LABOYTEAUX - CHRISTIAN
Daily News November 14, 1936 (Saturday)

Wedding Bells.
East Orange, N.J., Oct. 24 - The marriage of Miss Jean Elizabeth La Boyteaux, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Charles La Boyteaux of North 22d street, East Orange, to Dr. James Clifford Christian, son of Mr. and Mrs. James M. Christian of Rutledge avenue, East Orange, took place last night at Arlington Avenue Presbyterian Church, East Orange, Rev. William E. Kroll, pastor, performed the ceremony. A small reception was held at the Homestead, East Orange. Miss Dorothy Van Duesen of East Orange was maid of honor and bridesmaids were the Misses Ruth Peck of Chatham, cousin of the bridegroom, and Grace Bonynge, Olive Cummings and Helen Lesser of East Orange. Donald Christian was his brother's best man and ushers were Robert La Boyteaux, brother of the bride, Charles Bauer of Orange, Raymond Koenig and Dr. A.R. Davies of East Orange. Miss Lois Ormiston of East Orange played the wedding music. The bride wore an ivory satin gown with a rosepoint lace collar. She had a tulle veil held with orange blossoms and carried roses and lilies of the valley. Miss Van Duesen wore orange velvet and a matching coronet and carried peach chrysanthemums. Two bridesmaids were gowned in green velvet and the others in rust velvet. They carried bronze chrysanthemums. Mrs. La Boyteaux wore blue brocaded velvet with gardenias and Mrs. Christian was attired in henna lace with a corsage of talisman roses.

CHRISTIAN - LAWSON
Daily News   October 6, 1941 (Monday)

"To-day's Wedding. The marriage of Miss Isabelle Lawson to Mr. Charles Pierson Christian, both of Toronto, Canada, takes place at St. Thomas's, the Old Garrison Church, at 8.30 to-night."

CHRISTIAN - MEWS
The Times & General Commercial Gazette     June 18, 1887 (Saturday)

Married, on the 15th inst., by the Rev. G. Boyd, Archibald Humphrey, youngest son of Mr. William Christian, Old Perlican, to Amelia F., eldest daughter of Mr. James l. Mews, of this city.

CHRISTIAN - MEWS
Royal Gazette   June 21, 1887 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 15th inst., by the Rev. George Boyd, at the residence of the bride's father, Archibald Humphrey, youngest son of William Christian, Esq., Old Perlican to Amelia F., eldest daughter of Mr. James L. Mews, of Saint John's.

CHRISTIAN - MEWS
Harbour Grace Standard   June 18, 1887 (Saturday)

Marriage. At St. John's, on the 15th inst., by the Rev. George Boyd, at the residence of the bride's father, Archibald Humphrey, youngest son of William Christian, Esq., of Old Perlican to Amelia F., eldest daughter of Mr. James L. Mews, of Saint John's.

CHRISTIAN - PARSONS
Daily News   November 17, 1896 (Tuesday)

Marriage. On Nov. 16th, at the residence of the bride, by Rev. L. Curtis, Mr. Heber Parsons, to Miss Lilian Christian, both of St. John's.

CHRISTIAN - PARSONS
Daily News   November 17, 1896 (Tuesday)

Marriage.
On Nov. 16th, at the residence of the bride, by Rev. L. Curtis, Mr. Heber Parsons, to Miss Lilian Christian, both of St. John's.

CHRISTIAN-PARSONS
Daily News July 2, 1920 (Friday)
Wedding Bells.

A quiet but very pretty wedding was solemnized on Wednesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Christian, when their daughter, Mabel Christine, was united in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony to Mr. Max E. Parsons, manager of the Bank of Montreal, Ferryland. At 7 o'clock sharp, as the wedding march was being played by Mr. Gordon Christian, L.R.A,M., brother of the bride, the bridal party entered the room, and under a bower of flowers the happy couple were joined in wedlock by the Rev. D.B. Hemmeon, B.A. The bride was neatly attired in white georgette dress, with pearl braid trimming and bridal veil and carried a sheaf of llies of the valley and asparagus fern. She was attended by her sister, Jean, who wore pale blue crepe de chene dress with hat to match. Little Miss Betty Christian acted as flower girl. The bride was given away by her father and the groom was supported by Mr. Charles Williams, manager of the Royal Bank of Canada, Pouch Cove. The presents to the bride were numerous and elegant, and eloquently testify to the great esteem in which both are held by their many friends. After the ceremony a reception was held, after which the bride and groom left by motor to Holyrood, where the honeymoon will be spent.

CHRISTIAN - PARSONS
Daily News July 2, 1920 (Friday)

On June 30th, at the residence of the bride's parents, by the Rev. D. B. Hemmeon, B.A., Mabel Christine, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Christian, to Max Parsons, Manager Bank of Montreal, Ferryland.

CHRISTIAN - PEACH
Harbour Grace Standard   May 10, 1879 (Saturday)

Marriage. At the residence of the bride's father, Old Perlican, on Wednesday the 30th ult., by the Rev. T.H. James, assisted by the Rev. R.W. Freeman, Janet Elizabeth, daughter of William Christian, Esq., J.P., to Arthur B. Peach, third son of the Rev. J.S. Peach, Methodist Minister, Carbonear.

CHRISTIAN - PEACH
Newfoundlander   May 16, 1879 (Friday)

Married. - - At the residence of the bride's father, Old Perlican, on the 30th ult., by the Rev. T.H. James, assisted by the Rev. R.W. Freeman, Janet Elizabeth, daughter of W. Christian, Esq., J.P., to Arthur B., third son of the Rev. J.S. Peach, Carbonear.

CHRISTIAN - PEACH
Evening Telegram   December 14, 1920 (Tuesday)

Personal. The marriage of Miss Gertrude Christian, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A.H. Christian, to Mr. Frederick T. Peach, of the Western Union Cable Co. staff, Bay Roberts, will take place Monday, 20th inst., at 2.30 p.m. at 86 Pleasant Street.

CHRISTIAN - PEACH
Evening Telegram   December 21, 1920 (Tuesday)

Married. On Dec. 20th at the residence of the bride's parents, by the Rev. D.B. Hemmeon, Gertrude J., daughter of A.H. and Mrs. Christian to Mr. Fred T. Peach.

CHRISTIAN - PEACH
Evening Telegram   December 21, 1920 (Tuesday)

Wedding Bells. A very pretty wedding took place yesterday afternoon at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. A.H. Christian, 86 Pleasant Street, when their daughter, Gertrude, was united in the bonds of matrimony to Mr. F.T. Peach, son of Mr. and Mrs. J.B. Peach, of Carbonear. Rev. D.B. Hemmeon was the officiating clergyman. After the ceremony refreshments were partaken of and amid showers of confetti bride and groom left by sleigh for Waterford Bridge, from where they entrained for Holyrood. They will leave by the Rosalind on Thursday for an extended trip abroad. The bride was the recipient of many beautiful presents, which testify to her popularity. The telegram extends its congratulations to the happy pair.

CHRISTIAN - REES
Daily News July 15, 1920 (Thursday)
Wedding Bells
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St. Thomas Church was the scene of a very pretty wedding yesterday afternoon, when Miss Muriel Christian, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. L. Christian, was united to Mr. Geo. W. Rees. At 3.30 the bride, who was beautifully gowned in satin with pearl trimmings, wearing a bridal veil and wreath of orange blossoms and carrying a handsome bouquet of carnations and maiden hair fern, entered the church, leaning on the arm of her father, while the Wedding March was played by the organist, Mr. H. W. Stirling. She was attended by her sister, Miss Dorothy Christian, who wore a dress of Saxe-blue silk, and two dainty little flower girls, Misses Ruth Clarke and Dorothy Rees, who were dressed in white silk and carried baskets of pretty flowers. The groom was supported by his brother, Mr. Brian Rees. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. A. Clayton, and beside the wedding party, which included about forty guests, quite a number of friends of the contracting parties were present in the church. Following the ceremony the wedding party drove to Smithville where a brief reception was held, and tea served, during which the usual toasts were duly honoured. Afterwards a few pleasant hours were spent in dancing. Mr. and Mrs. Rees at eight o'clock motored to Kelligrews where the honeymoon will be spent, taking with them the hearty good wishes of their many friends. Mrs. Rees was the recipient of many beautiful presents.

CHRISTIAN - TAYLOR
Daily News   December 11, 1896 (Friday)

Marriage. On December 10th, at the residence of the bride's brother-in-law, by Rev. George Paine, Mr. James M. Christian, to Miss Rose L. Taylor, both of St. John's.

CHRISTIAN - TAYLOR
Daily News   December 11, 1896 (Friday)

Wedding Bells. The west end was the scene of another social event last night, when Mr. James M. Christian, accountant at Jackson & Co.'s, was united in wedlock to Miss Rosamond Taylor. The ceremony was performed by Rev. G. Paine, at the residence of Mr. W. Thomson, whose wife is a sister to the bride. The bridesmaids were Miss Annie Taylor and Miss L. Christian, and the groomsmen Mr. J. Taylor and Mr. G. Christian. The bride was dressed in cream crepon, trimmed with silk, and wore a wreath of orange blossoms. A large number of guests were present. After receiving their congratulations, and supper being taken, the newly married pair proceeded to their future home. The bride was the recipient of very many handsome and valuable presents. The News wishes the happy couple bon voyage on the matrimonial sea.

CHURCHILL - YATES
Royal Gazette November 13, 1883 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 3rd inst., at the Parsonage, Gower street, by the Rev. W. W. Percival, Mr. Chas. Churchill, of Trinity, to Miss Triphena Yates, of New Bay.

CLARKE - CURRIE
Evening Telegram    May 17, 1965 (Monday)

Social scene.
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Clarke, 14 O'Reilly Street, have announced the engagement of their only daughter Diane, to Philip, son of Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Currie, 137 Waterford Bridge Road.

CLARKE - GOOBY
Evening Telegram   July 26, 1890 (Saturday)

Married. At Brigus on July 24th, by Rev. H. Lewis, Mr. Andrew Gooby, of St. John's, to Bertha, daughter of Caleb Clarke, Esq., of South Side Brigus.

CLARKE - JANES
Evening Mercury January 6, 1885 (Tuesday)

Marriage.
On Dec. 8th at Spaniard's Bay, by the Rev. R. Freeman, Mr. Stephen Janes to Miss Mary Clarke.

CLARE - MCCARTHY
Harbour Grace Standard   December 1, 1891 (Tuesday)

Marriage. At the R.C. Cathedral, on Tuesday evening last, by the Rev. J. March, Dennis McCarthy, to Mary, eldest daughter of Mr. John Clare all of this town.

CLINCH - HART
The Evening Telegram   May 7, 1921 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... [reporting on entries in church register] "September 20th, 1786. Married, Robert Phaire, Surgeon, of Bloomfield, in the County of Wexford, in the Kingdom of Ireland, and Elizabeth Hart, daughter of Robert and Dinah Hart, of English Harbor, in this district." .... Elizabeth Hart, who married Doctor Phairer in 1786, was a sister of Hannah Hart, who married Rev. John Clinch in 1784. Both belonged to English Harbor and to an English family that ranked highest amongst the respectable families of their day and generation. The Harts of the present day in Champneys and those of Trinity are lineal descendants of the same family. ....

COAKER - COOK
Royal Gazette   December 21, 1886 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 7th inst., at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. A.C.F. Wood, Mr. John Coaker, of St. John's, to Susanna, daughter of the late George Cook, of Trinity.

COAKER - OLIPHANT
Royal Gazette December 27, 1881 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 20th inst., at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. A.C.F. Wood, Mr. Jonah K. Coaker, of Brookfield farm, to Miss Jeannette W. Oliphant.

COD - VATCHER
Evening Telegram   November 18, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ...John Vatcher, of Christ Church, Hants, and Hannah Cod.

CODNER - THORNE
Royal Gazette   December 24, 1889 (Tuesday)

Married. At the Church of St. Nicholas, on Dec. 14th, by the Rev. Geo. Crane, Mr. Charles Codner, to Miss Elizabeth Thorne, both of Torbay.

COLE - BATSTONE
Evening Telegram   April 8, 1960 (Friday)

[Wedding photo of bride and groom.] Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cole following their wedding which was solemnized at St. Thomas's Church by the Rev. E.D. Kendall. The bride, the former Eileen Batstone, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Urias Batstone, 8 Cabot Street, was attended by Mrs. Margaret Budden, Miss Eugenie Batstone, and Mrs. Florence Tuttle. The groom who is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cole, Torbay Road, was attended by Hughie Cole, Ernest Batstone and Howard Cole. A reception was held at Bidgood's for 80 guests. Mr and Mrs. Cole are now residing on Torbay Road.

COLEMAN - CLARKE
Royal Gazette December 5, 1882 (Tuesday)

Married. At King's Cove, Nov. 21st, at the R.C. Church, by the Rev. W. Veitch, Mr. Joseph Coleman, to Miss Bridget Clarke, both of Trinity.

COLES - MEAGHER
Evening Telegram   November 18, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1810. Humphry Coles, of Ringwood, hants, and Honora Meagher. ...

COLLINGHAM - WAY
Evening Telegram   December 16, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1811 - Robert Collingham, of Sutton upon Trent, in the County of Nottingham, married Charlotte Way.

CONDON - DOOLEY
The Times & General Commercial Gazette    October 3, 1888 (Wednesday)

Married, at Halifax, N.S., on the 19th ult., Mr. James Condon, to Maggie, only daughter of Mr. Patrick Dooley, of St. John's, Nfld.

CONLEY - BENMORE
Evening Telegram   April 21, 1891 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 16th inst., at Topsail, by the Rev. Mr. Colley, Mr. William James Benmore, farmer, Heavy Tree Road, to Miss Elizabeth Conley, of Placentia.

CONNOLLY - CROWE
Evening Telegram    February 7, 1969 (Friday)

Engagement Mr. and Mrs. Austin Connolly of 40 Powers Court, St. John's are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Constance Mary (Connie), to Gordon Edward, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Crowe of Torbay. Gordon is now residing in Regina, Sask. training for the R.C.M.P.

CONNORS - HISCOCK
Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1779 - Maurice Connors, of Ireland, and Ann Hiscock.

CONNORS - WALSH
Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1774 - Maurice Connors and Elizabeth Walsh, both of the Kingdom of Ireland.

CONSTANTINE - DUNPHY
The Times & General Commercial Gazette    November 2, 1889 (Saturday)

Married, on the 28th ult., by the same [Ven. Archdeacon Forristal], Peter Constantine, to Hannah Dunphy, both of St. John's.

COOK - COAKER
Royal Gazette   December 21, 1886 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 7th inst., at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. A.C.F. Wood, Mr. John Coaker, of St. John's, to Susanna, daughter of the late George Cook, of Trinity.

COOK - COLLINS
Royal Gazette January 15, 1884 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 10th inst., at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. A. C. F. Wood, M. A., Mr. Wm. Cook, of St. John's, to Miss Louisa Collins, of Trinity.

COOK - EVELLY
Harbour Grace Standard   January 16, 1891 (Friday)

Marriages. At Christ Church, Trinity, East, on 23rd December, by the Rev. J. Godden, R.D., William Evelly [Evelby?], of Long Point, to Grace Cook of Ship Cove.

COOKE - MILLS
Grand Falls Advertiser November 25, 1971 (Thursday)
[photos of young woman and young man].

Mr. and Mrs. Martin G. Cooke of Bishop's Falls are pleased to announce the engagement of their eldest daughter, Dolores Marie to David Boyd, son of Mrs. Joyce Mills and the late Stewart Mills, Shoal Harbour, Trinity Bay. Wedding date to be announced.

COOPER - HEATER
Evening Telegram   February 16, 1899 (Thursday)

Married. On February 13th, at the residence of Mr. Richard Ivany, by Rev. L. Curtis, Mr. Wm. Cooper, of St. John's, to Miss Sarah Isabel Heater, of Trinity.

CORBETT-FLYNN
Daily News   November 16, 1896 (Monday)

Marriage. On November 11, by the Rev. P. O'Donnell, Daniel J. Flynn, to Bridget M. Corbett, both of Salmon Cove, Harbor Main.

CORBETT - McDONALD
Daily News   March 13, 1952 (Thursday)

Wedding Bells. Colliers, February 23rd. On Saturday, February 23rd, at the little parish church of Colliers, the marriage was solemnized of Miss Mary McDonald, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William McDonald of this place to Mr. Dominic Corbett, formerly of Harbour Main but now residing at Toronto. Taking place at 10 a.m. the ceremony was followed by a Nuptial Mass performed by the Rev. T.D. O'Neill, P.P., in the presence of a large number of relatives and friends. The bride, attired in a white satin gown with flowing veil, carried a bouquet of pink and white carnations with maidenhair fern, was given in marriage by her father. Her mother was matron of honour with her sister, Miss Phoebe McDonald charmingly attired in blue, acted as bridesmaid. The little flowergirl, Miss Helen Lacour, niece of the groom, looked very pretty in a pink organdy gown with matching veil, while Mr. Raymond Farady [sic] of Harbour Main acted as best man. Following the marriage ceremony a reception was held at the home of the bride's parents where a large number of relatives and friends gathered in honour of the event. The newlyweds were the recipients of many valued gifts. We join with their large circle of friends here and elsewhere in extending best wishes for happiness and success in their life together.

CORBETT - SNOW
Royal Gazette   June 26, 1888 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 23rd inst., by the Rev. Father Forristal, Mr. Robert Corbett, to Miss Susannah Snow, of this town.

COSTELLO - KENT
Harbour Grace Standard   July 6, 1878 (Saturday)

Marriage. On the 19th ult. At the Roman Catholic Cathedral, St. John's, by the Very Rev. W. Forristal, Administrator, Mr. T. Kent to Honora, youngest daughter of Mr. Daniel Costello, Harbor Main.

COSTIGAN - ASHMAN
Newfoundlander   December 3, 1866 (Monday)

Married. - On the same evening [Thursday evening last], by the Rev. John Vereker, Mr. Joseph Costigan, to Johanna, second daughter of Mr. George Ashman, both of this town.

COSTIGAN - CUDDIHY
Evening Telegram   August 11, 1890 (Monday)

Married. Last evening, at Saint Joseph's altar, Saint Patrick's Church, by the Rev. John Ryan, Richard J. Costigan, to Bride, youngest daughter of the late Michael Cuddihy, Esq. - H.G. Standard please copy.

COSTIGAN - CUDDIHY
Harbour Grace Standard   August 12, 1890 (Tuesday)

Marriage. On 10th inst. At St. Joseph's altar, St. Patrick's Church, St. John's, by the Rev. John Ryan, Richard J. Costigan, to Bride, youngest daughter of the late Michael Cuddihy, Esq.

COSTIGAN - CUDDIHY
The Times & General Commercial Gazette     August 13, 1890 (Wednesday)

Married, on the 10th inst., at St. Patrick's Church, by the Rev. John Ryan, Richard J. Costigan, to Bride, youngest daughter of the late Michael Cuddihy.

COSTIGAN - KINSELLA
Newfoundlander   February 3, 1880 (Tuesday)

Married. - - On Saturday evening last, at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Rev. M. Howley, D.D., Patrick M. Costigan, to Annie F., fourth daughter of Mr. John Kinsella, blacksmith, of this city.

COX - CARRIGAN
Evening Telegram   November 28, 1890 (Friday)

Married. On the 26th inst., at St. Joseph's Altar, in the R.C. cathedral, by Venerable Archdeacon Forristal, William T., youngest son of the late James Cox, Esq., of this city, to Alice M., daughter of Edward Carrigan, Esq., of Banxtown, County Tipperary, Ireland.

CRANE - MURPHY
Royal Gazette February 21, 1882 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 5th inst., by the Rev. Father Forristal, John Crane, of St. John's, to Alice Murphy, of Torbay.

CRAWLEY - DEVEREAUX
Evening Telegram September 11, 1965 (Friday)

[photo of bride and groom]
Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Devereaux following their wedding ceremony in Holy Cross Church, Holyrood, July 31. The bride is the former Lorraine Mary Crawley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Crawley, Holyrood; the groom is the son of Mrs. Mary Devereaux and William Penny, Holyrood. Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by Miss Sheila Crawley as maid of honor; Joan Crawley, Mary Woodford and Madonna McGrath were bridesmaids. Harold Penny was best man; Francis and John Crawley and Matthew Maloney ushered. The reception was held at the Velvet Horn.

CROCKER - BURNELL
Evening Mercury January 21, 1885 (Wednesday)

At St. Paul's Church, Trinity, on January 13th, by the Rev. H. Johnson, Mr. Aubrey Crocker, to Jane, daughter of the late Mr. Henry Burnell.

CROCKER - BURNELL
The Times & General Commercial Gazette     January 24, 1885 (Saturday)

Married, at St. Paul's Church, Trinity, on the 13th inst., by the Rev. Henry Johnson, Mr. Aubrey Crocker, to Jane, daughter of the late Mr. Henry Burnell.

CROCKER - DELANEY
Evening Telegram   November 19, 1921 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... Following are the records of some marriages, and the names of those who witnessed them, which revive sacred memories of those to whom in God's great plan we owe so much.
1849. Married, William Crocker and Caroline Delaney, by Rev. Thos. M. Woods. Witnesses: Joseph Crocker, Elizabeth Crocker, Catherine Delaney, Sarah Clunn.
In looking over these entries after recording them, I find there is today only one person living of those whose names are found in them, and that person is Charlotte Granger, now Charlotte Morris, of Whitney Pier, Sydney, C.B. ... - W.J.L. Trinity, Nov. 19, 1921.

CROCKER - HISCOCK
Harbour Grace Standard   November 26, 1887 (Saturday)

Marriage. On the 8th inst., in St. Paul's Church, Trinity, by the Rev. H. Johnson, Mr. William Crocker, of Heart's Delight, to Miss Mary Woodman Hiscock, of Trinity.

CROCKER - MORRIS
Harbour Grace Standard   December 13,1879 (Saturday)

Marriage. On Sunday, 7th Dec., at St. Mary's Church, St. John's, by the Rev. Edward Botwood, Mr. Joseph Morris, to Christianna Crocker, both of Trinity.

CROCKER - WISEMAN
Evening Telegram   November 4, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1803. John Crocker of the parish of Charlton Withom, Somerset, and Mary Wiseman.

CROCKER - WOODMAN
Harbour Grace Standard   November 26, 1887 (Saturday)

Marriage. On the 8th inst., in St. Paul's Church, Trinity, by the Rev. H. Johnson, Mr. William Crocker, of Heart's Delight, to Miss Mary Woodman Hiscock, of Trinity.

CROKE - TUBRETT
ENGAGEMENT
Evening Telegram December 30, 1966 (Friday)
[photos of man and woman]

Mrs. Alfred Parsons wishes to announce the engagement of her sister, Patricia Croke, to Leo, son of Mrs. Violet and the late Leo Tubrett of Holyrood. The wedding date will be announced later.

CROSBY - SULLIVAN
Evening Telegram   December 10, 1921 (Saturday)

Wedding Bells. A very pretty wedding took place at Holyrood on November 28th when Miss Anna Sullivan, daughter of Cornelius Sullivan, was united in matrimony to Mr. Llewellyn Crosby of Lennox, Mass. The immediate relatives of the family were in attendance and the ceremony was performed by the esteemed pastor, Rev. W.P. Finn. The bride was dressed in becoming style and fashioned in the latest artistic designs of the American tailoress. The bride was attended by her cousin, Miss Annie Kennedy, and the groom by the bride's brother, Mr. Daminic [sic] Sullivan. The bride is a nurse who graduated in America, winning many honors and distinction, showing talent and ability in every examination. The groom is a fine specimen of the American and an extensive farmer in the land of his birth. The happy couple after partaking of a sumptuous supper at the residence of the bride's parents, took the train for Carbonear to spend the honeymoon at the hospitable and well-known McCarthy Hotel. They will take passage by the next Rosalind for their future home where their numerous friends earnestly hope they will spend a happy life and wish them an abundance of success.

CROSS - LEWIS
Royal Gazette October 28, 1884 (Tuesday)

Married. At Trinity, on the 22nd inst., by the Rev. R. W. Freeman, brother-in-law of the bride, Mr. John Cross, of Trinity, to Mary Ann, third daughter of John Lewis, Esq., J. P., of Lower Island Cove.

CROSSMAN - IVANY
Daily News   June 27, 1927 (Monday)

Marriage. At the C. of E. Cathedral on June 24th by Rev. J. Brinton, Graham Fraser Crossman and Rose Budgen [sic] Ivamy.

CROSSMAN - IVANY
Daily News   December 31, 1927 (Saturday)
June 24 - Graham F. Crossman
and Rose B. Ivany ...

CROW - RIELLY
The Evening Telegram   August 12, 1886 (Thursday)

Married. On the 6th inst., at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Very Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. Joseph Crow, to Miss Hannah Rielly, both of this city.

CROWE - CONNOLLY
Evening Telegram    February 7, 1969 (Friday)

Engagement Mr. and Mrs. Austin Connolly of 40 Powers Court, St. John's are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Constance Mary (Connie), to Gordon Edward, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Crowe of Torbay. Gordon is now residing in Regina, Sask. training for the R.C.M.P.

CUDDIHY - COSTIGAN
Evening Telegram   August 11, 1890 (Monday)

Married. Last evening, at Saint Joseph's altar, Saint Patrick's Church, by the Rev. John Ryan, Richard J. Costigan, to Bride, youngest daughter of the late Michael Cuddihy, Esq. - H.G. Standard please copy.

CUDDIHY - COSTIGAN
Harbour Grace Standard   August 12, 1890 (Tuesday)

Marriage. On 10th inst. At St. Joseph's altar, St. Patrick's Church, St. John's, by the Rev. John Ryan, Richard J. Costigan, to Bride, youngest daughter of the late Michael Cuddihy, Esq.

CUDDIHY - COSTIGAN
The Times & General Commercial Gazette     August 13, 1890 (Wednesday)

Married, on the 10th inst., at St. Patrick's Church, by the Rev. John Ryan, Richard J. Costigan, to Bride, youngest daughter of the late Michael Cuddihy.

CULLEN - MALONE
Evening Telegram   February 7, 1899 (Tuesday)

Married. At Torbay, on the 5th inst., by the Rev. M.J. Clarke, Mr. Peter Malone to Miss Elizabeth Cullen, both of that place.

CUNNINGHAM - OLIVER
The Times & General Commercial Gazette     February 19, 1887 (Saturday)

Married, on the 13th inst., by the same [Ven. Archdeacon Forristal], Mr. Henry Cunningham, to Miss Margaret Oliver, both of Riverhead, St. John's.

CURRAN - ASPELL
Royal Gazette   October 30, 1883 (Tuesday)

MARRIED. ... On the 20th inst., at the R.C. Cathedral by the Rev. Wm. Forristal, Mr. John Curran, of Holyrood, to Miss Bridget Aspell, of St. John's.

CURRAN - ASPELL
The Times & General Commercial Gazette    October 31, 1883 (Wednesday)

Married, on the 20th inst., at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Rev. W. Forristal, Mr. John Curran of Holyrood, to Miss Bridget Aspell of this city.

CURRAN - HILL
Royal Gazette   February 1, 1876 (Tuesday)

MARRIED. On January 20th, '76, at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. A.C.F. Wood, Mr. Adam Curran, to Elizabeth J., youngest daughter of Mr. John Hill, both of this place.

CURRIE - BROWNING
Evening Telegram   July 24, 1891 (Friday)

Married. On Saturday, 18th inst., in the Methodist Church, Britannia Cove, Trinity Bay, by the Rev. T.W. Atkinson, Rev. Wm. Henry Browning, Methodist Minister, to Miss Ellen Grace, only daughter of D. Currie, Esq., J.P.

CURRIE - CLARKE
Evening Telegram    May 17, 1965 (Monday)

Social scene.
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Clarke, 14 O'Reilly Street, have announced the engagement of their only daughter Diane, to Philip, son of Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Currie, 137 Waterford Bridge Road.

CURRIE - GRAHAM
Newfoundlander   August 27, 1878 (Tuesday)

Married. - - On Thursday, the 22nd inst., at the Church of England Cathedral, by the Rev. W. Pilot, B.D., Daniel Charles Currie, Esq., M.R.C.P., of Lanberis, Wales, Head Master of the St. John's Central Training School, to Constance, eldest daughter of Captain John Graham, of this town.

CURRIE - LeSHANE
Daily News   September 26, 1923 (Wednesday)

Wedding Bells. North Sydney, Sept. 20 - David LeShane and Miss Sadie Currie, daughter of James Currie, of St. John's, Newfoundland, were married on Wednesday at St. John's by Rev. John Reid of St. John's church. A reception was held at the Orange Hall after the ceremony, and upwards of five hundred guests attended. The groom is second steward of the S.S. Kyle, and well-known in North Sydney.

CURRIE - MCDONALD
Newfoundlander   February 26, 1866 (Monday)

Married. - On Thursday, 22nd inst., by the Rev. Donald McCrea, James McDonald, Esq., to Rosalie Amelia, youngest daughter of the late John Currie, Esq., of Harbor Grace.

CURRIE - MCLEA
Gazette June 14, 1859 (Tuesday)

Married. On Thursday morning, the 9th instant, at St. Andrew's Kirk, by the Rev. Donald McRae, John B. McLea, Esq., of this town, merchant, to Phoebe, daughter of the late John Currie, Esq., of Harbour Grace.

CURTIS - NEWHOOK
Evening Telegram   November 19, 1921 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... Following are the records of some marriages, and the names of those who witnessed them, which revive sacred memories of those to whom in God's great plan we owe so much.
1849. Married, John Newhook and Harriet Curtis, by Rev. Thos. M. Woods. Witnesses: William Pilgrem, David B. Grant.
In looking over these entries after recording them, I find there is today only one person living of those whose names are found in them, and that person is Charlotte Granger, now Charlotte Morris, of Whitney Pier, Sydney, C.B. ... - W.J.L. Trinity, Nov. 19, 1921.

 

 

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