The Courant American Newspaper
Cartersville, Georgia
December 16, 1897 Page 1:
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Cards are out announcing the marriage on Wednesday afternoon December 22d, at two o’clock, at the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Simmons Leake, of Mr. Claude Brunson Conyers and Miss Minnie Leake. The prospective bride is the only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leake, and is endowed with many charms peculiar to exalted womanhood, and is quite popular. Mr. Conyers is a progressive, worthy and prosperous young farmer and has many friends. The couple will be at home to their friends after December 22d, at the home of Mr. Joel T. Conyers.

December 30, 1897 Page 1


Happy Marriage of Two Popular Young People.

The marriage of Mr. Claude B. Conyers to Miss Minnie Leake took place at the residence of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. John S. Leake, on Wednesday, 22d instant, at 2 o’clock p. m.

The ceremony was performed by Rev. B. P. Allen, pastor of the Methodist church.

The attendants were: Ab Conyers and Miss Annie Leake, Thos. Puckett and Miss Lizette McConnell.

An elegant spread was served in the dining room after the ceremony was over.

The couple will make their home with Mr. Joel T. Conyers, near Stilesboro. Miss Leake is a most amiable and worthy young lady. She is the only daughter of Mr. John S. Leake, one of the most honorable citizens and prosperous farmers of the county.

The groom is a son of Mr. Joel T. Conyers and is a young farmer of splendid reputation.

Both the bride and the groom have numerous friends who wish them joy and prosperity in their matrimonial career.


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