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Family: Walter E Salley / Edna Augusta Hartzell Salley (F2992)

m. Jun 1910

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  • Father | Male
    Walter E Salley

    Born  9 Jul 1883   
    Died  30 Jun 1970   
    Buried    Silver Lake Cemetery, Silver Lake, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  Jun 1910   
    Father  Nelson Salley | F5560 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth E Salley | F5560 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Edna Augusta Hartzell Salley

    Born  1886   
    Died  1974   
    Father  David Daniel Hartzell | F2657 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Matilda Jane Boots Hartzell | F2657 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Ruth E Salley Johnson

    Born  18 Feb 1918  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jan 2018  Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Gaylord G Johnson | F2922 
    Married  27 May 1945   

  • Documents
    Anniversary- Salley, Walter and Edna 1
    Anniversary- Salley, Walter and Edna 1
    Mr. and Mrs. E.D. Hartzell and children, Mr. and Mrs. D. Hartzell, Mr. and Mrs. L.P. Hartzell motored to Silver Lake Tuesday to attend a celebration in honor of the fifth wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Salley. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Barron and Ruby Wilt.
    Anniversary- Salley, Walter and Edna 2
    Anniversary- Salley, Walter and Edna 2
    Golden wedding
    SILVER LAKEóMany friends and relatives attended the reception at the Silver Lake Methodist Church Sunday afternoon, June 26, to celebrate the Golden Wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Salley, Silver Lake.

    The serving table was covered with a linen table cloth purchased more than 50 years ago by Mrs. Salley for her mother. She had double hemstitched the hem by hand. The cut glass dishes and silver spoons used for nuts and mints were wedding gifts.

    Relatives of Mrs. Salley who poured punch were Mrs. Allyn Hartzell, Topeka; Mrs. Gary Bailey. Topeka; and Mrs. Philip Hartzell, Rossville. Mrs. Vernon Wyatt, Mrs. Albert Shafer and Mrs. A. J. Thomas, all of Silver Lake, served cake.

    Mrs. L. P. Hartzell, Rossville, and Mrs. Vernon Fritz, Silver Lake had charge of the guest book. Mrs. Ethel Landis and Mrs. Herbert Whitehead of Silver Lake were in charge of gifts.

    The only guest present Sunday who was also present at the wedding 50 years ago was Mr. L. P. Hartzell, brother of Mrs. Salley.

    Members of the original wedding party were: Mr. Dudley Pratt, who furnished the wedding music; Rev. John H. Lamb, Mrs. Ethel Bar¨ren (Ellis), La Mesa, Calif.; Mrs. E. E. Hill (Nelle Nason), Topeka- Mrs. Henry Davis (Emma Ford), Rossville; Mrs. Edna Gililland (Edna Smith), Topeka.