Harry Clyde DEWESE and Delilah AKE were married on 15 January 1902 in Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan. Although they were both living in with their families in Toledo, Ohio, they crossed the border to marry. Harry was 20 years old at the time and Delilah was just 16 years old.
Just over four months after their marriage, they welcomed their first child. Kenneth Roland DEWESE was born in April of 1902.
"Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925," digital images, FamilySearch Record Search (http://pilot.familysearch.org : accessed 8 March 2011), page 368, record number 412, H C DeWese and Delilah Ake, 15 January 1912; from Michigan Secretary of State. "Marriage records, 1868-1925." Michigan Department of Vital Records, Lansing, Michigan. FHL microfilm, 187 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.