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Family: Tracy Hartwell Wilder, Jr. / Barbara Alice Mahaffy (F1737)

m. 11 Jun 1944


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  • Tracy Hartwell Wilder, Jr.Father | Male
    Tracy Hartwell Wilder, Jr.

    Born  19 Nov 1922  Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Dec 2013  Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  11 Jun 1944  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Tracy Hartwell Wilder | F1736 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Lois Belle Parsons | F1736 Group Sheet 

    Barbara Alice MahaffyMother | Female
    Barbara Alice Mahaffy

    Born  27 Mar 1925  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Mar 2010  San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Other Spouse  Unknown Ensign | F9390 
    Married     
    Father  Yates Mahaffy | F3749 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Delberta Elizabeth Babcock | F3749 Group Sheet 

    Tracy Hartwell Wilder, IIIChild 1 | Male
    Tracy Hartwell Wilder, III

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    Spouse  Nancy Guthrie | F1872 
    Married     

    Mark WilderChild 2 | Male
    Mark Wilder

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    Thomas Yates WilderChild 3 | Male
    Thomas Yates Wilder

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    Brian Mahaffy WilderChild 4 | Male
    Brian Mahaffy Wilder

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    Andrew Erskine WilderChild 5 | Male
    Andrew Erskine Wilder

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  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Monday June 12, 1944 Oswego Palladium Times - Oswego, New York - Takes Bride At Pulaski Church Rite On Sunday - Ensign Tracy Wilder, Jr., and Miss Barbara A. Mahaffey Are Married - Pulaski - A largely attended and very pretty wedding took place in the Methodist Episcopal church at 4 p.m. Sunday when Miss Barbara Alice Mahaffey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Yates Mahaffey, became the bride of Ensign Tracy Wilder, Jr., United States Navy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tracy Wilder of North Street. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. W. A. Gardner, pastor of the church, and the decorations of the church were white candelabra, white gladioli and palms. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Attending the bride were Miss Carol Moran, Scotch Plains, New Jersey, sister of the bridegroom, as matron of honor, and Misses Marlyn Cleveland, cousin of the bride, and Mary Elma Allen of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, as bridesmaids. The bride wore white lace and marquisette with leg o' mutton sleeves and high neck and a fingertip tulle veil falling from a coronet of pearls. She carried a shower bouquet of white rosebuds. The matron of honor wore yellow marquisette, princess style, and carried white daisies. The bridesmaids were gowned in aqua marquisette, princess style, and carried yellow roses. Mrs. Wilder, Sr., wore light blue chiffon with white accessories and a corsage of pink rosebuds. Mrs. Mahaffey wore navy blue sheer with blue accessories and had a pink rosebud corsage. The bridegroom was attended by Lieut. Emerson Moran, United States Navy, his brother-in-law, with Midshipman Richard Davis, Pulaski and Midshipman Arturo Calixta, Lima, Peru and Howard Brown, Pulaski. During the ceremony a sister of the bridegroom, Mrs. Rhea LaVeck, was at the organ playing Air for G String by Back, Ave Maria by Bach, G_ and Dream by Wagner. Miss Patricia Porter, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, sand Because I Love You, Dear, and Calm Is The Night. The ceremony was followed by a reception to relatives and friends in the church house where the bride cut her three tiered cake with a sword. Out of town guests included, Mrs. Alfred Moody and daughter, Palestine Bridge; Mr. and Mrs. Meldum, Fulton; Miss Lulu Parsons, Mr. and Mrs. Milton S. Parsons, Mr. and Mrs. Crouse, Mrs. Alfred Bukowsky, Misses Helen and Lulumary Carr, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Love, Mr. and Mrs. George Weyaneth and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. David Cusman, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Maines, Mrs. George Landphere, Mrs. Dayer Thompson, Mrs. D. W. Moran, Miss Theodore Moran, Mrs. Hope Stellewager, Mrs. King Garrett, and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Dann, Syracuse; Mr. and Mrs. John Mahaffey and sons, Boonville; Dr. and Mrs. F. L. Reed and daughter, Remson; Miss Shirley Wile, Clinton, and Miss Virginia LePine, Snider. After the expiration of the bridegroom's leave at the end of the month, Ensign and Mrs. Wilder will make their home in Jacksonville, Florida.