Amella Armstrong, 23, married Taswell B. Armstead, 43, on 27 May 1892 in Woodbury Iowa. On the marriage record her parents are listed as Conrad Armstrong & Christine Haas. It states that she was born in Chicago, Ill, but I have been unable to find her parents in Chicago directories or the 1870 US census.
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