It was On This Day in 1880 that Mary Slaymaker, daughter of Henry E. Slaymaker, married Edward Cowell, of
at St. James Church in . The wedding was
officiated by Rev. C. F. Knight, D.D. Lancaster
Marriage announcement appeared in the Lancaster Daily Intelligencer
on 30 December 1880, the day Mary Slaymaker was wed.
The bridesmaid was Miss Sue Slaymaker, Mary’s sister. The groomsman was a Mr. Quarles of
. Ushers were Willis B. Musser and J. B. Rupley. New
On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015