Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #18 from Mt. Calvary Methodist Episcopal Church marriage records

County Wicomico
Year 1891
Month/Day October 15
Surname (Groom) Stanford
First Name (Groom) William W.
Place of Birth (Groom) Wicomico Co.
Surname (Bride) Raison
First Name (Bride) Jane
Age (Groom) 49
Age (Bride) 22
Place of Birth (Bride) Cecil Co.
Residence (Groom) Fruitland, MD
Residence (Bridge) Fruitland, MD
Maiden Name of Mother Afro-American
Place of Marriage Fruitland, MD
Occupation (Groom) Farmer
Officiating Minister D. R. Dunn
Witnesses Nathaniel Stanford and Druscilla Brooks

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