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The Philadelphia Wedding


Four Brothers, Three Weddings: On November 22 in 1899, Melkon's older brother Harutune Jenanyan, an ordained Minister, married three of his brothers - James, Moses and Melkon Jenanyan.  

The Evening Telegram
December 4, 1899 in Philadelphia
The Article about the wedding: "Here's Romance: Three Armenian Sisters Marry Three Brothers"


​The Photo depicts the wedding party, from left to right:

James, Zarouhi, Moses, Harutune, Maude, Helene, Semma. Front row, left to right: Ozana, Helena, Grace, Melkon

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