Sunday, June 2, 2013

Amanuensis Monday - Marriage Document of Sarah Fauber and John Cash - Sanford Line

November, 1824Augusta County, Virginia

Know all men by these Presents, That we John Cash and Thomas Cash and Jacob Seig are held and firmly bound to James Pleasants, Governor of Virginia and his successors, for use of the Commonwealth, in the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars, to which payment well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly and severally, firmly by these presents.  Sealed with our seals this 15th day of November A.D. 1824.

   The condition of the above obligation is such that whereas a marriage is shortly intended to be solemnized between the above bound John Cash son of [indistinguishable]Thomas and Sarah Fauber of Augusta County; if therefore there shall be no lawful cause to obstruct the said marriage, then the above obligation to be void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue

Signed, Sealed, and Delivered in the presence of:

John Cash, Jefferson Kinney, and Thomas Cash, and Jacob Sieg


Jacob Sieg lived in Greenville, Augusta, Virginia, and appears in the 1820 census.

Jefferson Kinney (b. 1805) lived in Augusta County, Virginia, and appears in the 1860 census.

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