Lung-Depeyster wedding 1908 New York

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Lung-Depeyster wedding 1908 New York - Lung Do Peyster. A large wedding on Tuesday...
Lung Do Peyster. A large wedding on Tuesday will be that of Mlaa Helen Van Courtlandt de Peyster, daughter of Mra. Frederick de Peyster, and Surgeon George Augustus Lung, U. 8. A. It will take place at St. Bartholomew's Church. The engagement engagement was announced In the late Winter In Thh Tnnta Dr. Lung Is the eon of the Rev. Dr. Lung of. Western Western New Tork, who died many years ago. He was graduated from the University University of Rochester In 18S3, and from the Medical College of the University of Pennsylvania In 18SQ. He was In Sampson's squadron In the Spanish-American Spanish-American Spanish-American war. He was on the warship warship Philadelphia during the annexation annexation of Hawaii and the Saxnoan difficulty. difficulty. During the Bamoan campaign, whan a party of Americans landed on the Island they were attacked, and most of the officers and many of the men were killed or wounded. Dr. Lung assumed command of the survivors, and succeeded in getting back to the ship, taking with him all the wounded. For this he 'received special commendation from the Secretary of the Navy. He was also with the China Relief Expedition, Expedition, and was senior medical officer with the First Regular United States Marines on the march to Peking and return In 1900. He Is stationed at the New Tork Navy Yard. Mlas de Peyster Is prominent In many charities and clubs for the benefit of the poor. She Is a talented and cultured young woman. She la, through her mother, who waa Miss Augustus Morris, Morris, a lineal descendant of Lewis Morris, who signed the Declaration of Independence, Independence, and through ner father, the late Frederlo de Peyster, related to many of the old Dutch famlllea

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 26 Apr 1908, Sun,
  3. Page 52

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