Marriage Records of Catharine Thomas and John S. Johnson

The Marriage Permission Slip

Permission Slip for Catharine Thomas

Mst A. Baker Sir please to let
John S. Johnson have licence to
marry my daughter Catharine and
you will oblige yours. [signed] Marchant Thomas

This 16th day July 1824

Isaac Thomas
Joseph Thomas

The Marriage Bond

Catharine Thomas and John S. Johnson Marriage Bond

Know all men by these presents that we
John S. Johnston & Joseph Thomas acknowledge
ourselves indebted to the commonwealth
of Kentucky in the sum £50 current mo
-ney which payment well and truly to be
made we bind ourselves and each of our heirs
jointly & severally firmly by these presents
sealed with our seal & dated this 17th day
of July 1824 — The condition of the above
obligation is such that whereas the above
bound John S. Johnston is about to obtain
a license for a marriag between the said Johnston
and Catharine Thomas. Now should there be no
lawful cause to obstruct said marriage then
this obligation shall be void else remain in
full force & virtue —

John S. Johnson
Joseph Thomas