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Date of Marriage__________Place of Marriage__________
Full names of Parties: Bivens Moore and Amanda L. Brandenburg
Age of husband: 25 years, single
Age of wife: 20 years, single
Race: White
Husband's Place of Birth: Owsley Co. Ky 
Residence: Owsley Co. Ky.
Wife's Place of Birth: Owsley Co. Ky.
Residence: Lee County Ky.
Names of parents of Husband: G. B. Moore and Ada Thomas
Names of Parents of Wife: Felix Brandenburg and Martha Taylor
Occupation of Husband: Farmer
Occupation of Wife: None

I swear that the above is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Bivens Moore
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 29th day of October 1919
J. B. Hieronymus, Clerk

Date of Licenses: October 29, 1919
Husband's Name: Bivens Moore
Wife's Name: Amanda Brandenburg
By whom Married: Malcomb Brandenburg
Place of Marriage: Lower Buffalo, Kentucky. Date Oct. 30. 1919
Names of Witnesses: J. S. Brandenburg and Arch Brandenburg
Transcribed by Vivian Combs Moon 2-25-2003


1. Date of Marriage  July 22nd 1901
2. Name of Groom  Green Bowman 
3. Resident of Groom  Owsley Co., Ky.
4. Age of Groom  23 years
5. Number of Marriage of Groom  1st
6. Occupation  Farmer
7. Birthplace of Groom  Blank
8. Name and Birthplace of Groom's Father  Blank
9. Name and Birthplace of Groom's Mother  Blank

10.  Name of Bride  Susan Young
11.  Residence of Bride  Owsley Co., Ky.
12.  Age of Bride  21 years
13.  Number of Marriage of Bride  1st
14.  Birthplace of Bride  Owsley Co., Ky.
15.  Name and Birthplace of Bride's Father  Blank
16.  Name and Birthplace of Bride's Mother  Blank
17.  Remarks  Blank

To be married at J. M. Robert's on the 22nd day of July 1901
I certify that the above is correct to the best of my knowledge and
Witness my hand, this 22nd day of July 1901
Green [his X mark] Bowman
Attest: W. C. Lutes Clerk
Lee County Court

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That on the 22nd day of July 1901
the RITES OF MARRIAGE were legally solemnized by me between
Green Bowman and Susan Young
at J.M. Roberts in the County of Lee in the presence of
Frank Roberts & Sallie Roberts
Signed, J.M. Roberts

Transcribed by Vivian Combs Moon 2-18-2003


From the Owsley County Courier

Submitted by Vivian Combs Moon


June 16, 1939  #2119

Marriage License

Beattyville, June 15


Robert Brandenburg, laborer, Beattyville, and Rose Ann Ledford, Fixer.

 Wilgus Drake, laborer, Oakdale and Arvella Mae Deaton, Canyon Falls.

 Rudell Hatton, laborer, Greely and Ruby Mae Johnson, Crystal.

 Arch McQueen and Mae Thomas, both of Stay, Ky.

 Robert Lee McIntosh, farmer, St. Helens and Elizabeth Dunaway, Lower Buffalo.

 Birchley McQueen, farmer and Goldey Felty, Both of Arvel, Ky.


December 13, 1940  #2922

Best ? Phillips


    Miss Bonnie Best and Charlie Phillips were married at the home of the officiating minister Rev. Leslie Smith, Monday at 11:30 a. m.

    The bride is the daughter of John Best, Beattyville. The groom is a son of Mrs. Robert Pendergrass, Beattyville, and is employed at Dayton, Ohio.

    Relatives and friends who attended the weding were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Pendergrass, John Best, John Phillips, Mrs. Addie Wilcox, F. C. Norris, Miss Virginia Noble.

    They left immediately for Dayton where they will make their home.


March 11, 1938  #1452

Seale ? Best

    Announcement has been made of the marriage of Miss Ruth Seale to Mr. Thomas M. Best, both of Beattyville.

    The ceremony took place at Campton Wednesday, March 2.

    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Seale, Beattyville. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Best, also Beattyville.

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