Wednesday, March 26, 2014

GRACE'S WEDDING


The Argus, Middletown, New York, March 22, 1897

AT THE COUNTY SEAT
   INCIDENTS AND HAPPENINGS IN GOSHEN
   --One week from to-night Jerome Wilson and Miss Grace Clark, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Clark, will be married at the residence of the bride's parents at 8:30 o'clock. 


The Independent Republican, Goshen, New York, March 30, 1897

   A happy home wedding took place last night at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Clark on Golden Hill Ave., this village, when their youngest daughter, Grace L., was married to Mr. Jerome W. Wilson.  The ceremony was performed at 8:30 o'clock by Rev. S. F. White, pastor of the M. E. Church.  The home was filled with friends of the bride and groom, and after the marriage ceremony and congratulations, the company partook of a bountiful wedding dinner, followed by dancing.
   Mr. and Mrs. Wilson left Goshen at 11 o'clock on train No. 14 for New York and other points.  They are both estimable young people of this village and their numerous friends wish them a happy and prosperous future.

MARRIED
   Mar. 29--At the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Clark, on Golden Hill Avenue, by Rev. S. F. White, Grace L. Clark and Jerome W. Wilson, both of Goshen.

Photo from personal collection
  Grace and Jerome’s Wedding Picture

Daily Argus, Middletown, N. Y.
Tuesday, March 30, 1897

  AT THE COUNTY SEAT
    INCIDENTS AND HAPPENINGS IN GOSHEN

   At the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Clark, their daughter, Grace L., was united in marriage to Jerome W. Wilson, last night, at 8:30 o'clock, in the presence of about sixty relatives and friends.  The ceremony was performed by Rev. S. F. White.  Mr. and Mrs. Wilson took the Wells-Fargo Express east for an extended wedding journey. 


Daily Argus, Middletown, New York, Thursday, April 1, 1897

AT THE COUNTY SEAT
INCIDENTS AND HAPPENINGS IN GOSHEN

   Mr. and Mrs. Jerome W. Wilson returned, last night, from their bridal tour.


Copy of Marriage Certificate

Lower portion of marriage certificate

Great grandmother Grace Lee Clark was born in Westtown, Orange Co., NY July 2, 1875 to Jeremiah B. Clark and Harriet Ogden. Great grandfather Jerome was the son of Walter S. Wilson and Mary Peck born April 17, 1873 at Port Jervis, Orange Co., NY.

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