Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1824

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Jan 1 US President James Knox Polk (28) weds Sarah Childress (20) in Murfreesboro

11th US President James Knox Polk
11th US President
James Knox Polk

HeartWedding of Interest

Aug 3 Inventor Charles Goodyear (23) weds Clarissa Beecher

HeartWedding of Interest

Sep 2 US Navy flag officer David Farragut (23) weds Susan Caroline Marchant

US Civil War Admiral David Farragut
US Civil War Admiral
David Farragut

HeartWedding of Interest

Oct 8 Salt Lake City founder Brigham Young (23) weds first wife Miriam Angeline Works (18) in Port Byron, New York

Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church Brigham Young
Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church
Brigham Young