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WHITE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

George T. Benton to Charity C. Benton
State of Ark
County of White

This is to certify that I W.R. Fortner a lawful minister of the (C. P.) Church have this day lawfully Solemized the Right of Matrimony Between George T.  Benton & wife Charity C. Benton both of lawful age & of the State and County aforesigned.
April 30th 1871  W R Fortner
A true copy filed for record May 9th 1871
Submitted by: Wendy Gayle Walkup-Barry


James E. Valentine to Sarah H. Brewer
State of Arkansas
County of White

April 18th 1871
McNeill ordianed minister I Jame B. of the Gospel having my credentials recorded in office at Huntsville Madison County Ark did on the thirteenth day of April 1871 Solemnise the Rite of matrimony between James E. Valentine aged 41 years and Sarah H.Brewer aged 35 years according to the usages of the Church.

In Testimony Whereof I Set my Seal James B. McNeill
A true copy field for record April 28th 1871
Submitted by: Wendy Gayle Walkup-Barry


James M. Price to Mary Ann Holland

To all Who it may concern.
This is to certify that on the 28th day of March 1871 at the resident of the Brides I did join in marriage Mr. James M. Price and Miss Mary Ann Holland both of lawful age. According to the forms of the Baptist Church and then and there from anncing them husband and wife. My Credentials haveing ben recorded in the Clerks Office of Prairie County Ark in the year 1855
John Carroll
Minister of the Gospel
A true copy filed for record May 10th 1871
Submitted by: Wendy Gayle Walkup-Barry


S. A. Norman to Margarette Valentine
State of Arkansas
County of White
I R W Canada an acting and duly commissioned Justice of the Peace in and for the County of White in the State of Arkansas, do hereby certify that on the 16th day of November I did duly Join in Marriage S. A. Norman aged Forty
years and Margarette Valentine aged Thirty five years and then and there declared them to be husband and wife.
Given under my hand this the 16 day of November 1874
R. W. Canada J. P.
Filed Feby 24 174
A. P. Sanders Clerk
Submitted by: Wendy Gayle Walkup-Barry


Edgar Mitchem Riley to Fannie Wadley

Submitted by: Peg Riley Reichard


Josephus Coffey age 18 from White County, Arkansas married Miss Jeanette Watson age 18 of White County, Arkansas on June 2, 1889 by S. M. Quattlebaum, J. P. .  The security signer was C. A. Valentine.  The County Clerk was W. G. Caldwell and Deputy Clerk was C. S. George.  This marriage is recorded in Book H page 579 in White County Clerk's office, Searcy, Arkansas.  (Charles Alexander Valentine is the brother-in-law to Jeanette Watson and a first cousin to Josephus Coffey)


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