This is the marriage record for a set of my great grandparents. My great grandfather is known to have used both names Boese and Base at different points in his life. Relevant facts to be observed from this document:
- This document was apparently filled out on 26 Sep 1899.
- Both parties lived in Otoe County, Nebraska.
- Henry Base’s age is claimed to be 30 years old, suggesting a birth year around 1869.
- Henry Base was born in Germany.
- His parents are listed as John Base and Anna Beulter.
- Anna Duncan’s age is claimed to be 23 years old, suggesting a birth year around 1876.
- Anna Duncan was born in Harlan (?), Nebraska.
- Her parents are listed as James Duncan and Martha Shoemaker.
The original source documents were obtained through Ancestry.com and are provided below (please see detailed citation information at bottom of page).
Library and Archives of the Nebraska State Historical Society; Lincoln, Nebraska
Ancestry.com. Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
Original data: Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908. State Library and Archives, Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, Nebraska.