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The Evening Telegram and other local Newspapers
Weddings, Anniversary, Engagements, and Graduations


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.

Evening Telegram May 18, 1996 (Saturday)
65th Wedding Anniversary
[with photo of couple].
Congratulations to Theo and Louis Laite of Trinity, T.B. on their 65th Wedding Anniversary on May 20, 1996. An at-home will be held on Saturday, May 18th at their son's residence 59 Mayor Ave. starting at 3:00 p.m. Greetings from Son Jim and Wife Lorraine; Grandsons Roger & Wife Elaine, Ray & Wife Bev; Granddaughter Bev; Great granddaughters Brittney& Alicia.

Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

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

Evening Telegram   December 2, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... Hence, as those names that I have already given of men from Devon and Dorset and Hampshire, were the names of men who had come out to Trinity as English youngsters, so the following names are those of men, who as boys of sixteen years of age came here from Limerick or Cork or Dublin, as Irish youngsters, during the years between 1750 and 1780, and then in later life married and settled down in Trinity at the dates given below; as taken from the old church register.

Evening Telegram   November 11, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1780 - George Lambert, of Obourn, Dorset, and Catherine Ivymy.
This list by no means exhausts all that came from Dorset, as the place from which the man came is not always given. ... W.J.L.

Royal Gazette   January 30, 1883 (Tuesday)

MARRIED. ... On the 23rd inst., at the R.C. Cathedral, by the Rev. Wm. Forristal, Peter Kavanagh, of Turk's Gut, to Mary Ann Lanen, of Harbor Main.

Royal Gazette February 6, 1883 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 28th ult., at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. H. Dunfield, Albert Edward, youngest son of Mr. Charles Langdon, Torbay Road, to Hannah, eldest daughter of James Thorne, of Torbay.

Royal Gazette June 6, 1882 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 27th ult., by the Rev. Mr. James, Mr. Robt. Langmead, of Pouch Cove, to Ellen, eldest daughter of the late James Hollett, of this city.

Newfoundland Express   May 11, 1861 (Saturday)

Marriage. - April 11, at Clifton Church, Charles Thomas Bennett, Esq., of Newfoundland and Bristol, to Jane Langrish, only daughter of Walter Stephens, Esq. of Cotham near Bristol, late of Bradport.

Evening Telegram   December 16, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1815 - James Lannigan, of the County of Lancashire, married Susannah Verge.

Colonist   September 7, 1887 (Wednesday)

Marriage. - August 7th, at St. Charles' Church, Sydney Place, Brooklyn, by the Rev. J. Ward, Mr. Thomas O'Gready, to Miss M.A. Laracy, both of St. John's, Nfld.

Evening Telegram   December 16, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1836. (Married). Thomas Laugher and Mary Bugden. Witnesses:- Miles Swadridge, John Dampier.

Evening Telegram   November 26, 1890 (Wednesday)

Married. At the Chapel of Notre [sic - Notre Dame?] de la Conche, on the 21st inst., by the Rev. J.J. Lynch, Edward Lawlor, of Trinity, to Catherine Brimley, of Conche.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette     December 8, 1883 (Saturday)

Married, at Trinity, on the 27th ult., by the Rev. William Veitch, Mr. James Donovan, of Ragged Harbor, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr. Robert Lawlor, of Trinity.

Royal Gazette   January 18, 1887 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 16th inst., at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, Michael F. Lawlor, of St. John's, to Mary Ellen Josephine, eldest daughter of Mr. Alfred Goss, Torbay.

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.

Harbour Grace Standard   November 26, 1887 (Saturday)

Marriage. On the 5th inst., at the R.C. Cathedral, St. John's, by the Rev. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. Richard Ennis, of Merasheen, to Mary Francis, daughter of the late Capt. Ledwell, of Prince Edward Island.

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.

Gazette December 4, 1860 (Tuesday)

Marriage. 24th ult., by Rev. C. Pedley, Capt. George Lever, of Somersetshire, Eng., to Emma, third daughter of Mr. John Ivany, of Trinity Bay.

Evening Telegram    October 29, 1965 (Friday)

Social scene. ...
Mrs. Eileen Dwyer announces the engagement of her only daughter, Rosalene Mary, to Constable Daniel J. Lewis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lewis of Holyrood. The wedding will take place at St. Edward's Church, Kelligrews, Nov. 11.

The Evening Telegram   September 15, 1941 (Monday)

MARRIED. On Aug. 21st, at St. Francis Xavier's Church, 6th Avenue and Carroll Street, Brooklyn, New York, Aaron Lewis of Holyrood, Nfld., to Mary Gerraghty, formerly of Longford, Ireland.

Evening Telegram   March 24, 1950 (Friday)

Mr. and Mrs. F.V. Lewis wish to announce the engagement of their youngest daughter, Jean Gertrude to Robert James, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. J.S. Hutchings. Both of this city.

Daily News   October 22, 1926 (Friday)

MARRIED. On Thursday morning, at the R.C. Cathedral, by Rt. Rev. Mons. MacDermott, Marie V. Kinsella of St. John's to Stanley Lewis of Holyrood.

Evening Telegram   November 18, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1805. John Lewis, of Christ Church, Hants, and Tamar Lockyer of Bay de Verde.

Evening Telegram   September 15, 1927 (Thursday)

Married. - On September 11th, 1927 at St. Saviour's R.C. Church, Eighth Avenue near Sixth Street, Brooklyn; Miss Florence Mackey, of Bar Haven, Nfld.; to Mr. John Lewis, of Holyrood, Nfld.

Evening Telegram   January 28, 1896 (Tuesday)

Married. At Conception Harbor, on Wednesday, 22nd inst., at the residence of the bride, by the Rev. William Veitch, P.P., J.[?] F.[?] Meaney, station master, Salmon Cove, to Miss Minnie Lewis.

Daily News   October 24, 1896 (Saturday)

Marriage. On Oct. 21st, in Gower Street Methodist Church, by Rev. L. Curtis, Mr. William James Lewis, to Miss Clara Rendell, both of St. John's.

Royal Gazette   January 16, 1883 (Tuesday)

MARRIED. ... At the same time and place ["on the 12th inst., at the R.C. Cathedral"], by the same ["Rev. Wm. Forristal"], Patrick Lewis of Holyrood, Conception Bay, to Miss Mary Satterly.

Royal Gazette November 28, 1882 (Tuesday)

Married. On the 26th inst., by the Rev. M. J. Clarke, at the residence of the bride's father, Torbay, Mr. William Liddy, to Mary Ann, only daughter of Mr. Thomas Goss., of that place.

Harbour Grace Standard   August 13, 1887 (Saturday)

Marriage. At St. Thomas's Church, on the 4th inst., by the Rev. H. Dunfield, Mr. George Lilly of St. John's. To Miss Harriet Newhook of Trinity.

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.
1847. Married, George Lockyer and Mary Jones, by Rev. Bertram Jones. Witnesses: Jonah Jones, Sarah Lockyer.
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.

Evening Telegram   November 18, 1922 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... 1805. John Lewis, of Christ Church, Hants, and Tamar Lockyer of Bay de Verde.

Royal Gazette September 9, 1884 (Tuesday)

Married. At St. Paul's Church, Trinity, by the Rev. Benjamin Smith, Rural Dean, assisted by the Revds. H. Johnson and Walter Smith, the Rev. W. J. Lockyer, Incumbent, Cow Bay, Cape Briton [sic], to Elizabeth Mary, eldest daughter of Robert White, M. D., of Trinity.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette     November 14, 1888 (Wednesday)

Married, on the 8th inst., at St. Thomas's Church, by the Rev. H. Dunfield, William T. Long, T.N.C., to Jessie E., third daughter of Mathias and Charlotte Crocker, of Trinity.

Harbour Grace Standard   November 14, 1888 (Wednesday)

Marriage. At St. Thomas's Church, St. John's, on the 8th inst., by the Rev. H. Dunfield, William V.[?] Long, of the T.N. Constabulary, to Miss Jessie E., 3rd daughter of Matthias and Charlotte Crocker of Trinity.

Evening Telegram   May 17, 1924 (Saturday)

Trinity. ... Marriages at English Harbour.
1803 - Francis Long and Ann Higden

Royal Gazette June 5, 1883 (Tuesday)

Married. At Peter's River, by the Rev. R. O'Donnell, P.P., Michael Lundrigan, Esq., to Miss Ann Barrett, of Holyrood.

Newfoundlander   November 26, 1878 (Tuesday)

Married - On the 21st inst., at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. Mr. Shenton, Mr. Andrew Hines, of Little Bay Islands, to Elizabeth, second daughter of Mr. George Luscombe.

Newfoundlander   September 27, 1878 (Friday)

Married. - On Sunday, at the Roman Catholic Cathedral, by the Rev. J. Forristal, Administrator, Capt. Richard Lynch, of the brigt. Cora, to Ellen, daughter of the late Wm. Dooley.

Harbour Grace Standard   March 22, 1892 (Tuesday)

Marriage. On the 25th ult., at the R.C. Cathedral, St. John's, by the Ven. Archdeacon Forristal, Mr. John Woodford, youngest son of the late Capt. William Woodford, and brother of William Woodford, M.H.A., to Jane, second daughter of Capt. James Lynch, both of St. John's.



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