On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1838

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Sep 14 Newly escaped slave Frederick Douglass marries free woman Anne Murray in New York

Abolitionist Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass

LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 11 Emma Wedgwood accepts English naturalist Charles Darwin's marriage proposal

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin