The following people applied for marriage licenses at the Eastern Jackson County Courthouse in Independence.

• Paul Michell, 45, and Kimberly Shawhan, 37, both of Independence.

• Jose M. Cortez Jr., 26, Kansas City, Kan., and Alexandria Bayless, 22, Blue Springs.

• Joshua Mitchell, 23, and Sarah Bandy, 22, both of Independence.

• Michael Thomas, 48, and Megan Tambke, 38, both of Kansas City.

• Konner Cordes, 25, and Abigail Brake, 22, both of Lee's Summit.

• Joseph Conlon, 27, and Kelly Collins, 27, both of Kansas City.

• Michael West, 45, and Hannah Burch, 34, both of Independence.

• Pierre Rene, 35, Kansas City, and Krystal Wooldridge, 35, Blue Springs.

• Steven Lauderback, 66, and Theresa Lovell, 53, both of Independence.

• Lillian Wigger, 34, and Johanna Parnell, 34, both of Independence.

• Tuitogamaatoe Moe, 30, and Epifania Lata, 31, both of Kansas City.

• Daniel Stiner, 46, Kansas City, and Auburn Rogers, 32, Independence.

• Mark Ferbet, 43, and Teresa Powell, 51, both of Raytown.

• Jason Provda, 40, and Jaclynn Strebel, 36, both of Depew, N.Y.

• Cornell Allan, 53, and Zita Young, 45, both of Independence.

• Paul Hiscock, 31, and Maeghan Reese, 31, both of Lewisville, Texas.

• Samuel Hill, 30, Oak Grove, and Janelle Franke, 27, Independence.

• Lauren Casey Bell, 27, and Taylor Lipps, 25, both of Blue Springs.

• Christopher D. Talley Jr., 27, and Samantha Webster, 24, both of Blue Springs.

• Patrick Drinkard, 27, and Lacey Gaschler, 25, both of Blue Springs.

• Elton Heimsoth, 58, and Jodie O'Connell, 46, both of Lee's Summit.

• Richard Young, 61, and Tristen Kennon, 45, both of Buckner.

• Roy Garrett, 22, and Kira Teague, 21, both of Gladstone.

• Jose Gordillo Zavala, 21, and Yazmin Barcenas, 20, both of Independence.

• Bailey Tavernaro, 20, Mission, and Kelsea Rigney, 19, Olathe.

• Joseph Decker, 35, and Christina Scott, 39, both of Holden.

• Vladimir Holecek, 68, and Diane Battaglia, 64, both of Kansas City.

• Compton J. Compton, 76, Alamo, Texas, and Deanna James, 73, Lee's Summit.

• Michael Erisman, 29, and Stephanie Figueiredo, 26, both of Lee's Summit.

• Matthew Watson, 21, Independence, and Katrina Barksdale, 21, Blue Springs.

• Hakeem Abulaban, 20, Mesquite, Texas, and Yasmeen Asker, 20, Lee's Summit.

• Eddie R. Clark Jr., 44, Kansas City, and Toyanna Wright, 43, Independence.

• Brian Carrell, 34, and Erica Pycior, 33, both of Independence.

• Dan Wesonig, 74, and Yeritza Baez Pena, 27, both of Olathe.

• Joseph Sheridan, 26, and Lisa Langley, 22, both of Junction City, Kan.

• Clayton Rippee, 27, and Jaclyn Bement, 27, both of Independence.

• Dwayne Gordon, 31, and Jessika Burris, 29, both of Fort Smith, Ark.

• Christopher Tedlock, 23, and Amanda Washburn, 19, both of Independence.

• Martim Piccoli Neto, 36, and Samara Assem Najar, 34, both of Kansas City.

• Christopher Ferguson, 27, and Leah Miller, 21, both of Grandview.

• Jaime Leef Macias, 43, and Mindy Freeman, 30, both of Des Moines, Iowa.

• Lens Placide, 26, Kansas City, and Johanne Egalite, 30, Brooklyn.

• Garrett Ferguson, 19, Blue Springs, and Alyssa VanSandt, 20, Lee's Summit.

• Justin Mahoney, 38, and Yurilis Gonzalez Miniel, 36, both of Leawood.

• William Hull, 57, and Angela Smith, 40, both of Kansas City.

• Timothy Young, 22, and Braxtina Posey, 19, both of Warrensburg.

– Jillayne Ritchie