Ross & Osborne marriage
The first marriage License in Fayette Co.,IL. was to
John F. Ross & Melinda Osborne on May 01, 1821 and was solominized the same day, by James S. Dorris, Justice of Peace.
The First marriage performed by a preacher named Jesse Haill, Elder of the M. E. Church, was James Beck & Polly Depeu May 16, 1822.
Information taken from History of Fayette Co., IL