New Superior site [compared to my old one] in Word document format that will be kept updated if/when new information comes forth:
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From the Gallipolis Journal
Original reunion ribbons once owned by W. G. Tope
Bible: 1896 NY Int'l Bible Agency 155th Ave. The Bible is owned by a Gallia County cousin.
This certifies that the Rite of Holy Matrimony was Celebrated between William G. Tope of Boggs, Ohio and Mollie E. Eachus of Patriot, Ohio on April 19, 1887 at Patriot, Ohio by Rev. Morris Witnessed by F.M. Carter Witnessed by Mary E. Carter.
Left: First wife Julia Morgan.
Right: Second wife Mollie Eachus.