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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Treasure Chest Thursday~Harrison Deese + Isabella Huneycutt Marriage

Henry Harrison Deese, son of Samuel Deese and Sarah ‘Sallie’ Hill married Nellie Isabella Huneycutt, daughter of James W. Huneycutt and Sarah Elizabeth ‘Sallie’ Page on 1 February 1875 in Wadesboro, North Carolina.

Harrison Deese_Isabella Huneycutt

The marriage licensee embedded here within shows the date of 1 February 1875. However, Vincent Parsons, the Justice of the Peace who performed this ceremony failed to fill in the blanks on the portion of the Marriage License shown below.

Isabella Huneycutt Marriage

Harrison Deese is a brother to my Great Grandfather, John Calvin Deese.

Nellie Isabella Huneycutt was a sister to Louvena Huneycutt. Louvenea was the 1st wife of John Calvin Deese.

So we have two brothers marrying sisters; daughters of James W. Huneycutt and Sarah Elizabeth ‘Sallie’ Page

Harrison and Isabella are my Great Grand Uncle and Aunt.

[1] Anson County, North Carolina, Anson County Marriages, GS FILM #296689, page 47, LDS FHL, Salt Lake City, Utah, Harrison Deese and Isabella Huneycutt, 1 February 1875; Register of Deeds, Wadesboro, North Carolina.