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

• Marc Earnest, 37, and Patricia Toepfer-Ruiz, 35, both of Blue Springs.

• Terrence Drasny, 61, and Martha Clapp, 51, both of Kingsville.

• David Downs, 78, and Diana Hoff, 71, both of Independence.

• Uriel Saenz, 26, and Lakia Micenhamer, 25, both of Grandview.

• Christopher Gfeller, 45, and Helena Sallee, 42, both of Belton.

• Benjamin De Bell, 31, Salt Lake City, and Charity Munch, 32, Broken Arrow, Okla.

• Todd Hargis, 55, and Susan Watkins, 55, both of Independence.

• Bradley Calfas, 30, and Amanda Guess, 27, both of Independence.

• Jeffrey Maupin, 52, and Mary Meyer, 50, both of Lee's Summit.

• Samnang Duong, 39, and Megan Thomason, 29, both of Kansas City.

• Gary Anderson, 66, and Krystal Cascone, 33, both of Kansas City.

• Amy Flory, 47, and April Barnes, 32, both of Independence.

• Clifford Handley, 63, and Tanya Cash, 48, both of Pleasant Hill.

• Drake Ceperley, 20, Lee's Summit, and Rebecca Spriggs, 20, Blue Springs.

• Charles Mason, 65, Blue Springs and Alma Smith, 60, Beatrice, Neb.

• Stephan Tafuro, 42, and Melinda Adams, 39, both of Raytown.

• Scott Downum, 30, and Christine Barnes, 44, both of Belton.

• Alec Bray, 26, and Natalie Krahenbuhl, 26, both of Kansas City.

• John Anesi, 25, and Autumn Ortega, 31, both of Kansas City.

• Bruce A. Hart Jr., 37, Kansas City, and Tiffany Taylor, 37, Raytown.

• Patrick Foglio, 26, and Krysteena Ray, 25, both of Grandview.

• Stacey Sieg, 56, and Teresa Porterfield, 57, both of Kansas City.

• Kevin Defreece, 31, and Shelby McCrorey, 26, both of Kansas City.

• Lawrence Schumacher, 54, and Deborah Heineman, 55, both of Lee's Summit.

• John Love, 51, and Dorothea Dujardin, 52, both of Independence.

• Scott Tuell, 27, and Naomi Rout, 28, both of Independence.

• Matthew Breyfogle, 22, and Kacey Henik, 22, both of Independence.

• Gary S. Beamer Jr., 38, and Krystal Ferguson, 33, both of Independence.

• Daniel Anders, 31, Idaho Falls, Idaho, and Krystal Lynes, 29, Fairfax, Va.

• Jack Karr, 79, and Wilma Leary, 76, both of Blue Springs.

• Andrew McHenry, 28, and Adela Chavez, 27, both of Blue Springs.

• Christopher Long, 52, and Julie Brown, 53, both of Greenwood.

• Keaton Steele, 26, and Annemijn Koenen, 26, both of Kansas City.

• Michael Brown, 42, and Sariah Pinick, 41, both of Independence.

• Cary Silverman, 31, and Rebecca Neth, 25, both of Kansas City.

• Zachary Rynard, 20, and Brooke Moretina, 21, both of Lee's Summit.

• Donnie Moye, 42, and Karima Muhammad Brown, 42, both of Kansas City.

• Chad Alfred, 31, and Sharron Young, 30, both of Kansas City.

• Jeffrey Benson, 24, Kansas City, and Halie Harton, 25, Grandview.

• Jordan Dillon, 24, and Elizabeth Kouba, 24, both of Topeka.

• Julio Mares Negrete, 21, Grandview, and Sarah Morick, 19, Belton.

• Louis W. Smith Jr., 39, and Teri Ramphal, 44, both of Kansas City.

• John Davis, 36, and Whitney Richardson, 31, both of Shawnee.

• Marcus McNeace, 23, and Halie Snider, 23, both of Merriam.

• Daniel De Vries, 25, and Sarah Rucker, 26, both of Mission.

• Daniel Porazzo, 35, and Kate Steinhibel, 32, both of Kansas City.

• Sayko Manuleleua, 24, and Latafale Alo, 29, both of Independence.

• Ryan Willis, 33, and Juliana Malone, 25, both of Overland Park.

• Douglas O'Hare, 22, Derby, UK, and Laruen Hoerner, 24, Kansas City.

• Adrian Brown, 27, and Erica Slater, 34, both of Kansas City.

• Larry Smith, 59, and Venita Cucurella, 41, both of Lawrence.

• Clay Schemm, 21, and Maryeileen Kucera, 22, both of Manhattan.

– Jillayne Ritchie