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Marriage licenses

Erik Theodor Slen and Dawn Renee Yoder

David Samuel Hutner II and Marni Faith Mastbaum

Daniel G. Berghoff and Sherri Gale Berghoff

Wai Lat and Lovely Frantz

Delfino Aguilar Jr. and Maribel Ruiz

Amani Rushemeza and Gaudence Nyirabahire

Kenneth Smallwood and Susan Kay Smallwood

Michael Donald Manter and Stephanie Ann Brown

Joel Michael Fravel and Lanette Larae Wheeler

Alan Michael Walker Jr. and Kelly Christina Swain

Rickie Edward Allen and Katherine Ann Laws

Christopher Emery Reeves and Delilah R. Johnson

Jose Caterino Griffith and Amber Renee Olivarez

Michael Anthony McCarthy and Teresa Maria Baumgartner

Jacob M. Butler and Courtney Miller

Bay Lar and Sa Mee La

Juan Astorga and Sarah B. Badenhop

Jason Andrew Hollinger and Claudia Liliana Rico

Yiping Xie and Sunhee Park

Gregory Andrew Schauer and Brennan Ashley Stillman

Jesse Zeigler and Carly Phillips

Levi Patrick Hendges and Alexis Ann Wireman

Tyler Wade Hinricksen and Elizabeth Geroff

Billy Clay West Jr. and Paula Renee Dickey

Melchor Sergio Cervantez and Oralia Manuela Terrazas

Branden David Hadaway Morgan Christina Kell

Norman John Ziolkowski and Julie Ann Burns

Kevin Lee Harrison and Deana Wright

Tracy Edward Coles Sr. and Judith Ann Lee

Harold Michael McCarron and Tamara Lou Etzler

Sam Ericson Dyck and Tabitha Jamey Robinson

Robert Lewis Mouton and Brenda Zapata

Jose Abarca-Bautista and Veroica Ardhuerumly

Jimmy L. Henderson and Tina Caston

Davit Damascus Drew and Amesha Smith

Marriage license filings are provided by the Allen County Clerk’s Office. For information, call Terri Richardson, 461-8304 or email