Charlottes wedding at swanhurst

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Charlottes wedding at swanhurst - HAVEMEYER WHITING WEDDING. Ceremony Was the...
HAVEMEYER WHITING WEDDING. Ceremony Was the Principal Social Event of the Season at Newport. Newport, R. I., July 11 The principal so cial event ot the season here thus far was the wedding of Harry O. Havemeyer, jr., and Miss Charlotte Whiting, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Augustus Whiting of New York, to - day. The families of both the bride and bridegroom are well known summer residents in Newport. The bride is a great granddaughter of Judge Swan of Ohio and the bridegroom is the youngest son of the late Theodore A. Havemeyer Havemeyer and nephew of Mrs. Charles M. Oel - richs. Miss Lily Oelrichs and Miss Natica Rives, daughter of Mrs. George L. Rives, at whose summer home. Swanhurst, on Bellevue avenue, avenue, the ceremony took place, were bridesmaids. bridesmaids. The Rev. William B. Meehan, pastor pastor of St. Mary's Church, officiated and the guests included all the prominent members of the Newport summer colony. The bride was given away by her uncle. George L. Rives. She carried a bouquet of orange blossoms and lilies of the valley, festooned festooned with white silk ribbon streamers. In her hair was a magnificent tiara of five large diamond suns, the bridegroom's gift. The best man was Fred C. Havemeyer, brother of the groom, and the ushers were Howard Boocock of Brooklyn and J. H. Mc - Cormick of Chicago, classmates of Mr. Havemeyer Havemeyer at Yale. A wedding breakfast and reception followed the ceremony, all the tables being placed on the lawn save that of the bride, which was on the veranda. The reception was held under under a large marquee. The floral decorations were very beautiful, the prevailing blossoms being roses and jessamine. a a formally a

Clipped from The Brooklyn Daily Eagle11 Jul 1900, WedPage 1

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Brooklyn, New York)11 Jul 1900, WedPage 1
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