On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1864

Weddings in History

Mary Ann Nichols

Jan 16 White chapel murder victim and possible Jack the Ripper victim Mary Ann Nichols (18) weds printer's machinist William Nichols

John D. Rockefeller

Sep 8 Business magnate John D. Rockefeller (25) weds abolitionist Laura Spelman (24)