Matt and Annie married 50 years

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Matt and Annie married 50 years - Married 50 Yews MR. AND MRS. My. P. RIORDAN...
Married 50 Yews MR. AND MRS. My. P. RIORDAN ^.M^Sa^Jf^ V!^ a * of 312 3rd ave, Beach lebiate then- golden wadding anniversary Sun- with open house at their residence from 2 to 4 re'si- Mrs. William.Biddle, then * * $,- * Mrs. Riordan is the former Miss Anna L. Shook, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Noah Shook She was born on a farm at Bloomfield, Ind.; and was an only child of her parents. Her father, a farmer and music teacher, died when she was three .weeks old. At the age of 19 years, she came with her mother to Ohio to reside with the latter'* brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Wingate, both of whom taught school in Bowerston. Mrs Riordan secured a position as a saleswoman in w. B. Penn's gen- eral store. When Mr. moved w . Wingate yers ago ' attendants were Mr' nance work as a railroad. He Mrs Rior n ' t Mrs. Riordan and her mother accompanied accompanied them. Mr. Wingate died several years ago and Mrs. Win- . ls e «nPl«>yed by Nickel Plate. They have four grandchildren and ..'•-• » company at the age of 15 years He also became a maintPnanr. P became a maintenanpe foreman for the. railroad which later became the old Cleveland Canton and Southern railroad predecessors of the Wheeling and Lake Erie district of the Nickel Plate Road. He retired ll years ago after 53 years of service. Mr. and Mrs. Riordan are the parents of three children. They are Mrs. Carl Betteker of Navarre Mrs. Walter Dunn of Massillon and Clement Riordan, who lives at home and is the third generation of his family great-grandchild. a l Mr. and Mrs. Riordan. * * * 'MR. RIORDAN, one of 11 children children of the late Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Riordan, is a native of a redencksburg. He came, with'his parents to Beach:'City, in 1883'-and has resided in since that time. Since'his-father was a maintenance foreman on. the old Connotton Valley railroad, Mr. Riordan naturally • became associated associated Wiffl 'iha. -raitvnl.l 4 A :«: U ^ 1.1-- " One of their grandchildren, Lt. mes Betteker of Massillon is serving with the army at Fort Knox, Ky. Mr. Riordan has two sisters, Mrs. Rita Fisher of Massillon and Mrs Anna Knapp of Canton And four brothers, Daniel, of Youngstown, Richard of Navarre and Errimett and Paul Riordan,of Massillonl.'.-, Mr. Riordan will be 80 ye'ars;-6ld in June. Mrs. Riordan observed her 76th birthday anniversary last October. They are members of St. the railroad, joining the]Clement's church -in Navarre' ! •- . * * * :

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  1. The Evening Independent,
  2. 23 Jan 1952, Wed,
  3. Page 7

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