The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa Saturday, March 13, l875
Married at Lucas Station, Lucas County, Iowa, by Rev. W.S. Hughes on Sunday, March 6th inst. THOS. J. ALLEN to MISS REBECCA SKIDMORE, daughter of M.S. SKIDMORE, all of this county. For some time we have suspected that TOM had a hankerin' in that direction and now we know it. Oh the naughty, naughty man! TOM has secured a good woman for a wife and she is equally fortunate in the selection of a husband. Both have our wishes for a life of happiness and joy worthy of their merits.