Hans Nielsen Hansen and Marie Mikkelsen


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Hans Nielsen Hansen and Marie Mikkelsen.


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Hans Nielsen Hansen and Marie Mikkelsen were married on August 8, 1906, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville, Iowa, by Rev. N. P. J. Nielsen. Hans, known as “Hans Corley,” was born on the island of Ærø. Marie’s wedding dress is on display at the Shelby County Historical Museum in Harlan, Iowa. Hans was buried in his wedding suit.


  • Photograph courtesy of Peggy Hansen.