Marriage License and Certificate for Arthur Millikin and Lucy Smith, 3 June 1840

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Document Transcript

STATE OF ILLINOIS,) SS.
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Office of the Clerk of the County Commissioners’ Court.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF :
To any regular Minister of the Gospel, authorized to Marry by the society to which he belongs; any Justice of the Supreme Court, Judge or Justice of the Peace, GREETING:
These are to License and Authorize you to celebrate and certify the Marriage of Mr. and Miss and for so doing, this shall be your sufficient warrant.
Given under my hand, and the seal of the County Commissioners’ Court, at , this 3rd day of June A. D. 1840
Clk. C. C. C. H. C.
State of Illinois,) SS.
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I Hereby certify, That I joined in the holy state of Matrimony, Mr. and Miss on the fourth day of June A. D. 1840
Given under my hand and seal, this fifth day of June A. D. 1840
Joseph Smith Jr -[SEAL.]-
<​Make return hereof within thirty days​> [p. [1]]
<No 376
Returned Registered & Filed
June 26th 1840
Clk.> [p. [2]]

Footnotes

  1. 1

    The initials stand for the County Commissioner’s Court of Hancock County.  

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    Insertion in the handwriting of Samuel Marshall.  

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    Endorsement in the handwriting of Samuel Marshall.