Brothers Elzie Reeves & Bulus Reeves married sisters Anna Gilkey & Ida Gilkey, respectively, in a double ceremony on April 1, 1918 in Hot Springs, South Dakota. For their 50th anniversaries the Reeves family gathered in Mullen, Nebraska to celebrate.
Ida K. (Gilkey) Reeves
1940 Census – Hyannis, Grant County, Nebraska
BE Reeves Family Photo
Bulus Reeves & Katherine Gilkey Record of Marriage
Ida Gilkey Birth Record
Ida’s birth certificate shows her middle name spelled as “Catherine”, matching her mother’s name “Catherine Love”. However, most other sources show the spelling as “Katherine”.