Family:Ralph Wardwell and Ruth Halpenny (1)

Facts and Events
Marriage[1] 17 AUG 1921 Washington, DC

"For the first time in the history of the District, according to officials, a woman will officiate at a marriage ceremony this afternoon. Judge Mary O'Toole, recently appointed, has been named by Ralph Watts Wardwell, who yesterday applied for a marriage license, to perform the ceremony. The bride is to be Miss Ruth Letitia Halpenny, of 165 N Street Northeast." -Washington Post 17 August 1921

  1. Washington Post 17 August 1921.

    Washington Post 17 August 1921