The following couples applied for marriage licenses in Shelby County from July 27-Aug. 2:

-Otis Brian Hayes Jr., 53, of Montevallo and Mae Frances Marks, 43, of Montevallo.

-Jeffrey Maurice Sims Jr., 24, of Birmingham and Brooke Marie Buchanan, 23, of Alabaster.

-Jonathan Leroy Brown, 28, of Birmingham and Brooke Maria Baker, 29, of Birmingham.

-Kevin Daniel Whitworth, 20, of Calera and Jennifer Lynn Rich, 19, of Calera.

-Manuel Alexander Lunsford Jr., 73, of Gate City, Va. and Mary Lloyd Thomas, 70, of Pelham.

-Rod John Loyacano, 37, of Hoover and Heidi Louise Blanton, 38, of Hoover.

-Marcus Clay Bradley, 22, of Pelham and Stephenie Michelle Holland, 22, of Pelham.

-Michael Dwayne Ramsey, 24, of Wilsonville and Marlena Nicole Hutchinson, 21, of Wilsonville.

-Kevin Ray Wesson, 27, of Columbiana and Lori Brown, 27, of Columbiana.

-Joe Murray, 68, of Birmingham Joyce Ehl, 58, of Birmingham.

-Christopher William Lawrence, 26, of Pelham and Aubrey Ann Bosarge, 25, of Pelham.

-James Mukabi Wanjui, 38, of Alabaster and Mary Devinner Allen, 44, of Alabaster.

-John David Burt, 42, of Montevallo and Letrece Lisette Gaddis, 37, of Montevallo.

-Leonard Barry Ewing, 40, of Montevallo and Jean Hamm Johnson, 56, of Montevallo.

-Jordan Nicholas Vaughan, 19, of Alabaster and Samantha Michelle Vertein, 18, of Alabaster.

-Nicholas Marion III, 38, of Hoover and and Lauren Robinson May, 29, of Hoover.

-Steven David Meador, 21, of Jemison and Elizabeth Delene Robinson, 21, of Jemison.

-Donald Ernest Bulford, 26, of Alabaster and Arminda Carol Bailey, 25, of Montevallo.

-Jue Quan Li, 52, of Wilsonville and E. Hua Wang, 50, of Wilsonville.

-Robert Edward Starr II, 34, of Alabaster and Brigette Leah Green, 24, of Alabaster.

-Christopher Bryan Weldon, 40, of Calera and Bethany Bishop Franklin, 33, of Alabaster