Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Leta Turpin John Alfreds Marriage

Leta Arvilia Turpin Alfreds

Leta Turpin was one of Robert Newton Turpin's younger daughters, born 11 February 1888. See my 25 February 2012 post.  Cousin Dennis Bell, who knew Leta, has found her marriage record.

Council Bluffs, Iowa Marriage Book

The transcription:

groom's name: John O. Alfreds
groom's birth date: 1886
groom's birthplace: Nebr.
groom's age: 24
bride's name: Leta Turpin
bride's birth date: 1888
bride's birthplace: Nebr.
bride's age: 22
marriage date: 15 Sep 1910
marriage place: Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa
groom's father's name: Nelson Alfreds
groom's mother's name: Ellen Johnson
bride's father's name: Newton Turpin
bride's mother's name: Mary Leonard
groom's race: White
groom's marital status: Unknown
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race: White
bride's marital status: Single
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M02660-0
system origin: Iowa-EASy
source film number: 1476866
reference number: rn 19892 p 145