Marriage bond of Caleb Hazle

Title

Marriage bond of Caleb Hazle

Description

Caleb Hazel signs his Commonwealth of Kentucky marriage bond. Thomas Lincoln signs as his witness.

Creator

Lincoln, Thomas; Hazel, Caleb

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1816-10-12

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

300149
T1816.10.12

Transcription

Know all men by these presents that we Caleb Hazle and Thomas Lincoln are held and firm by bound unto the commonwealth of Kentucky in the Just and full sum of Fifty pounds United States currency which payment well and truly to be made & done we bind ourselves our heirs &c Jointly [Severally?] & firmly by these presents sealed with our seals & dated this 12th day of October 1816.

The condition of the above obligation is such that if there should be no legal cause to obstruct a marriage shortly to be solemnised between the above bound Caleb Hazle and [name?] Mary Stevens for which a licence this day issued then the above obligation to be void otherwise to remain in full force and Virtue in Law.

[?] [Wm?] Fairleigh

Caleb Hazel   seal

Thomas Lincoln seal


Caleb Hazel To Marriage Bond Commonwealth 1816 Oct. 12th [ako?]

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper and ink
2 p
20 x 21 cm

Citation

Lincoln, Thomas; Hazel, Caleb, “Marriage bond of Caleb Hazle,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed May 26, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/7817.