Horace Greeley marries Mary Youngs Cheney in Warrenton, North Carolina
While Mary Cheney met Horace Greeley in New York City in 1834, she later moved to Warrenton, North Carolina to teach at a local school in 1835. Mary returned to New York City with Horace after the wedding. (By Don Sailer)
Robert C. Williams, Horace Greeley: Champion of American Freedom (New York: New York University Press, 2006), 39.