|Posted By:||Nancie O'Sullivan|
|Subject:||Vaughn and Latta sick-bed marriage 1905 [article]|
|Post Date:||November 25, 2004 at 15:45:18|
|Forum:||Durham County, NC Genealogy Forum|
article from the Gaffney Ledger, dated March 28, 1905.
THROUGHOUT THE TARHEEL STATE
Late Thursday afternoon there was a sick-bed marriage in the northern part of Durham county. MR. J.K. VAUGHN and MISS MYRTLE M. LATTA were the contracting parties. The wedding had been set for Wednesday afternoon and when the time arrived the bride-elect was sick. The two lovers did not postpone the wedding, so the vows were said while the bride was lying in bed. Rev. J.H. McCRACKEN of Durham officiated.
[thought a family member may like to read this]