m. 9 Feb1864 Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States
Facts and Events
Judge Bacon had given his consent, even chiding that his daughter about keeping Custer waiting. Custer had long been patient and now was being rewarded for it. Though a spring wedding had been planned, they soon decided on an earlier date. On February 9, 1864, they took their vows at the Presbyterian Church in Monroe. A short honeymoon to Cleveland, Buffalo and West Point, and then back to his brigade headquarters at Stevensburg.