James Seeley

Personal

Gender: Male

Marriage

Spouse: Wanda Bolin

Date of Marriage: August 8, 1947

Marriage Place: Johnstown, IL

Wanda Bolin Bride of James Seeley

Trilla, Ill. – Miss Wanda Bolin of Janesville and James Seeley of Lerna were married Tuesday evening by Justice of the Peace Clarence Beals at his home near Johnstown.  The attendants were the bride’s mother, Mrs. Jonas Bolin, and Edward Martin of Lerna.

The bride wore a blue costume with white accessories.

Mrs. Seeley is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jonas Bolin of Janesville, and the groom’s parents are Mr. and Mrs. Glen Seeley of Lerna.  Both the bride and groom are graduates of the Lerna High School.  He served a year in the army, and since his discharge in November, 1946, he has been engaged in the trucking business with his father.  The young couple will reside on a farm south of Lerna.

Published in the Journal Gazette (Mattoon, Illinois) Monday August 11, 1947

[Great-great-grandson of SGS # 3694 – James Alexander; James Glen; John Henry; William; Jonas (# 3694); William (# 1692); Samuel; Nathaniel, Ebenezer, Jonas, Obadiah]