Listed in Alphabetical Order by Grooms’ Surname

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Lafom -



In Kingston, on the 17th instant, by the Revd. Edwy Ryerson, MR. JAMES LAFOM, of Ernestown to MISS MARTHA FISK, second daughter of Mr. Milton Fisk, of the same place.


Nov 27 1844

Kingston Chronicle & Gazette

Lakens -




MARRIED - At Bath, on the 23rd  ult, by the Rev. John Stoughton, Mr. Joseph Lakens to Miss Sarah Gaylord, both of Ernest Town.


Sept 3 1831



Lasher -




A quiet wedding was solemnized at the Conway parsonage, by the Rev. H.F. Sanders, B.A. on Saturday, September 8th, when Sarah Marjorie Keys, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Keys of Sandhurst, was united in marriage to Ross Allen Lasher of Sillsville.

This popular young couple are favorably known in the Napanee district, where the bride has taught school in the Sillsville, Sand Hill and Sandhurst districts. A large circle of friends in all these neighborhoods join in wishing the happy coupe congratulations.

After a wedding trip to New  York and Pennsylvania, the young folks will reside in the Sandhurst community.


[Sillsville] The many friends of Mr. and Mrs Ross A. Lasher met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Morley Creighton on Tuesday evening last and surprised them with the gift of a beautiful cabinet of silver and two pairs of salts and peppers. Miss Fannie Mellow read the address and Misses Hilda and Mary Creighton presented the gifts. Mr. and Mrs. Lasher thanked their friends, and a dainty lunch was then served. Mrs. Lasher (nee Marjorie Keyes) taught Sillsville School three years. Both young people are very popular.


Sept 12 1934

Napanee Beaver


Nov 14 1934

Napanee Beaver

Lasher -



Fredk Bidwell Lasher, [signed Frederick Bidwell Lasher] Age 23, Res: So. Fredericksburgh (Sillsville), b. Sillsville, Bachelor, Farmer, Methodist, son of M. B. Lasher & Georgina Vandewaters.

Cora Wagar, [signed Cora Lousia Wagar],  age 20, Res: So. Fredericksburgh (Parma), b. So. Fredericksburgh, Spinster, Methodist, dau of George B. Wagar & Agnes G. Cole.

Married at So. Fredericksburgh November 29th, 1899 by [NOT GIVEN]

Witnesses:  Ford Trumpour, Dorland & Ethel Oneta Wagar, Parma


Methodist Marriage Records

Conway - Adolph.


Lawrence -



LOYST - LAWRENCE - On Tuesday morning, Aug 20th, Miss Helen Augusta Loyst was married to Mr. William Eldin Lawrence, a prosperous young farmer near Sydenham.  the happy event took place at the residence of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Loyst, at Hawley.  Mrs. Loyst is seriously ill but particularly wished that the marriage might not be postponed on her account, so it was quietly solemnized by Rev. Rural Dean Dibb, in the presence of the immediate friends only.  The bride is highly esteemed for her quiet demeanor and sterling character, and best wishes go with her and her handsome young husband for their future happiness.


From the Watson Scrapbooks




LAZIER – CLARK – On Aug. 8th, 1921, at the Parsonage, Melville, by Rev. D. G. Mounteer, Annie Viola Clarke and George Russell Lazier, both of Consecon.



From the Watson Scrapbooks

Lee -



MARRIED - On the 14th inst., LEVI LEE to MARGARET COOMER both of Ernest Town.




Jan 18 1817

Lloyd -



On the 11th Aug., in Napanee, Mr. John R. Lloyd to Miss Sarah Galt, both of South Fredericksburgh.


Sep 2 1875

Weekly British Whig

Lloyd -



At Napanee, on June 30th, Mr. J. Lloyd of South Fredericksburgh, to Miss Clara Lynn of the same place.


July 3 1880

Daily British Whig

Lloyd -



Edward L. Lloyd, age 24, Res: South Fredericksburgh, b. South Fredericksburgh, Bachelor, Farmer, Methodist, son of Louis Lloyd & Rhoda Evans.

Hannah E. Wilson, age 20, Res: South Fredericksburgh, b. Norfolk England, Spinster, Methodist, dau. of William Wilson & Barbara Parmer.

Married at S. Fredericksburgh, November 22, 1905 by W. S. Boyce, Minister, Methodist.

Witnesses:  James Frances, Adolphustown  &  Julia Carroll, S. Fredericksburgh.


Methodist Marriage Records

Conway - Adolph.


Lochhead -



GOLDEN WEDDING -  On Sept. 30th, 1857, Mr. James S. Lochhead of Camden was united in marriage to Miss Eliza Ann Baker, by the late Rev. Gifford Dora.  They settled in Centreville, where they now reside.  A family of four sons and four daughters grew up around them and God greatly prospered  them in material things, so that they were enabled to educated their family for positions of trust and responsibility.  On the 30th of Sept. 1907, three sons and two daughters with their families and several old neighbours and friends gathered in the old happy home to celebrate the golden anniversary of their wedding day.  After a sumptuous dinner, suitable addresses were given by the three sons, Rev. R. Allin, their pastor and others.  A gold headed ebony cane, suitably engraved, was presented to the father, and a purse of gold to the mother by the children.  The gifts indicted the strength of the family affection. Mr. and Mrs. Lochhead have been for nearly half a century members of the Methodist Church at Centreville and are held in the highest respect by the entire community.  Their three sons, Andrew of Hamilton, William of Berlin and Mortimer at home are respected citizens, and useful members of the church, while their daughters, two in Vancouver B. C., one in Peterboro’ and one at home are serving the God of their fathers, and honoring the parental name.  One very dear and much prized son, Bert, died some years ago in far off Manilla, Phillipine Islands, and was greatly missed.  The aged couple are hale and hearty and able to superintend their cosy home.



Newspaper Clipping

Logan -




LOGAN - BADMAN -  On Monday, 7th inst., by  the Rev.  W. R. Young, at the residence of the  bride’s father, John W. Logan, Esq., of Napanee, to Victoria, only daughter of Joshua Badman, Esq., of South Fredericksburgh.

[NOTE - Assume bride’s surname is “Cadman”]


Sept 16 1885

The Christian Guardian

Long -



WEESE - LONG -  At the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Weese a quiet but pretty wedding was solemnized on Wednesday morning, Feb. 11th, 1914, when their eldest daughter, Janet Katharine (Nettie) was united in marriage to Russel H. Long, son of Sanford Long, Tamworth.  At eight o’clock, the groom, attended by Kenneth Stinson, entered the parlor.  Following them was the bridesmaid, Miss Mabel Weese, sister of the bride. Immediately afterwards the bride entered, accompanied by her brother, Kenneth.  While the bride and groom, with their assistants, stood under an evergreen arch trimmed with pink chrysanthemums, the ceremony was performed by Rev. E. W. Rowland.  The bride was gowned in white embroidered net over ninon, and carried pink roses.  The bridesmaid was gowned similar, also carrying pink roses.  After the ceremony and congratulations, the wedding party left amid showers of rice and old shoes, to take the 1.17 train at Napanee for Hastings and other western points.





Long -



LONG - WRIGHT -  On the 23rd ult., by the Rev. H. McDowell, assisted by Revs. Messrs. Mahan and Wright, at the residence of the bride’s parents, Innisfil, Andrew Gartley Long, to Lydia Maud, daughter of Stewart Wright, Esq., and sister of Rev. Stewart Wright, of the Toronto Methodist Conference.


Oct 7 1885

The Christian Guardian

Longmore -



FEE - LONGMORE -  At the residence of the bride’s mother, Camden East, July 18 1900, by the Rev. J. Gandier assisted by Rev. Wm.  Fee, M.A., of Merrickville, MaBelle Fee, daughter of the late Robert Fee, of Camden East to Howard Bruce Longmore, high school teacher of Alexandria, Ont.



From the Watson Scrapbooks

Loucks -



Married - At Napanee, on July 10th, Mr. M. Loucks, of North Fredericksburgh to Miss Emma J. Shuman, of Napanee.


July 17 1880

Daily British Whig

Low -



Married - At Hay Bay, on Wednesday the 5th inst., by the Rev. Job Deacon, Richard Low, Esq. to Miss Elizabeth Maine, both of that place.


Mar 11 1828

Upper Canada Herald

Lowe -



LOWE - LEITH -  St. Catharines,  June 22 - (Special) - First United Church, lovely with roses and marguerites, was the scene of a charming wedding when Lillian May, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James L. Leith was married to Baden Powell Lowe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lowe.  Rev. J. A. P. Gilchrist officiating.  The bride, who was given away by her father, wore a straight line gown  of satin face Canton embroidered with pearls.  A butterfly bow of tulle was fastened at one side, and her bridal veil of embroidered tulle fell from a coronet of pearls and orange blossoms.  She carried a shower bouquet of Sweetheart roses and lily of the valley.  Carrie Leith was maid of honor, and the bridesmaids were Miss Rose Jeeves and Miss Elsie Leith.  The little Misses Dorothy Brackett and Lavinia McMillan of Niagara Falls, N.Y., made sweet little flower girls.  Dewitt Lowe was his brother’s groomsman and Ralph Massie and Chauncey Roberts were the ushers.  Following a reception and wedding breakfast, Mr. and Mrs. Lowe left for Buffalo and other points, the bride travelling in a smart frock of powder blue georgette with accordion pleated wrap of the same material and hat to match.  They will reside in St. Catharines.  


The Globe,


June 23, 1925

Loynes -



A quiet by pretty wedding was celebrated on Monday morning, Sept. 4, at the home of Mrs. Carter Bloomfield, the contracting parties being Miss Ruth Bird, sister of Mrs. Carter, and Mr. Shore Loynes of Napanee.  The ceremony took place in the drawing room, which was beautifully decorated with plants and flowers, the color scheme being white and green  The bride was gowned in her travelling suit and was attended by Miss Wright of Picton.  The service was performed by Rev. D. S. Houck (resident pastor). Her presents were many and beautiful.  After the ceremony the guests partook of a daintily prepared breakfast.  The bride and groom took a trip west and on returning will reside in Napanee.


From the Watson Scrapbooks

Loynes -



At Adolphustown, by the Rev. R. Harding, Shore Loynes, of Kingston to Carrie E., eldest daughter of J. Chalmers Esq., of Adolphustown.


May 18 1882

Daily British Whig

Loyst -



Marriages - Creighton-Loyst

At the residence of the bride's father, Hawley, on Wednesday evening, 4th December, by Rev. H.S. Spence, Miss Carrie Eva, oldest daughter of Mr. F.W. Creighton, and Mr. Geo. M. Loyst, of Bath.


The wedding of Miss Carrie Creighton, daughter of Frederick Creighton, North Fredericksburgh, and George M. Loyst, Bath, took place last evening at the residence of the bride's father. About fifty invited guests were present. the bride was remembered by her friends with many handsome and useful gifts. The groom is a well known farmer near Bath, and the young couple will reside there.


Dec 11 1901

Napanee Star


Dec 5 1901

Daily British Whig

Loyst -



Loyst - Huffman - On Feb. 13th, Maggie Angelina, youngest daughter of Hiram Huffman, North Fredericksburgh, to Arthur Bismarck Loyst, South Fredericksburgh.


Feb 21 1895

Weekly British Whig

Loyst -



Russell - Loyst

A very pleasant event took place at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Russells, Richmond, on Tuesday the 5th inst., it being the marriage of their only daughter, Miss Martha J. to Mr. Ernest William, youngest son of Mr. Wm. H. Loyst, South Fredericksburgh. The bride looked charming attired in cream colored cashmere as she was escorted into the parlor by her father. Miss A. English acted as bridesmaid, the groom being assisted by his cousin, Mr. G.M. Loyst, of Ernestown. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. W. Limbert in the presence of about sixty immediate relatives and friends. After the ceremony the company repaired to the dinner room where an elaborate feast was provided. After ample justice had been done to this the bridal party took the midnight express for Toronto, Niagara, Buffalo and other points west to spend their honey moon. The bride was the recipient of many very useful presents, which showed the very high esteem in which she is held.


Sept 15 1899

Napanee Express

Loyst -



Stewart Loyst, age 28, Res: Kingston, b. Belleville, Bachelor, Farmer, U.C.C., son of Jay Loyst & Florence Rosborough.

Anna Elizabeth Sills, age 19, Res: Kingston, b. Sillsville, Spinster, U.C.C., dau. of Percival Sills & May Tuttle.

Married at Conway, February 10th, 1940, by G. A. Puttenham, Minister, Bath.

Witnesses:  Grace Magee, Sillsville, Ont. & G. R. Stalker, Adolphustown, Ont.


Methodist Marriage Records

Conway - Adolph.


Loyst -



Arthur Burton Loyst, age 36, Res: Sillsville, b. Chatham, Ont., Bachelor, Electrician, Church of England, son of Herbert Loyst & Georgine Collup.

Thelma Rose Wells, age 24, Res: Kingston, b. Toronto, Ont., Spinster, Church of England, dau of Elmer Wells & Bevline Hewlett.

Married at Conway, November 4th, 1940, by Edmund H. Unstead, United Ch. Minister.

Witnesses:  Percy A. Hawley, Sillsville & Doris J. Hawley, Sillsville.


Methodist Marriage Records

Conway - Adolph.


Lucas -



On Thursday the 5th inst., by the Revd Official Stuart, Mr. Dennis Lucas to Miss Christie Stover, both of Ernest Town, by Licence.




Oct 13 1820

Lunau -



LUNAU - TAYLOR - On the 2nd inst., by the Rev. G. Clark, at the Methodist Church, Midland, Mr. John Jacob Lunau, of the township of Markham, to Miss Abigail Allenia Augusta, daughter of Rev. Charles Taylor, of Midland.


March 9 1887

The Christian Guardian

Lynch -



LYNCH - BROOKS - On Wednesday, Aug. 20th, by the Rev. J. H. Oke, at the residence of the bride’s parents, Mr. Michael Lynch, to Miss Mary Ann Brooks, all of Coe Hill, Wollaston.


Oct 7 1885

The Christian Guardian