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MARRIAGE LICENSE

 

Virginia, Bedford County, to wit: TO ANY PERSON LICENSED TO CELEBRATE MARRIAGES: You are hereby authorized to join together in the Holy State of Matrimony, according to the rites and ceremonies of your Church or religious denomination, and the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia Benjamin W. Chandler and Amy E. Preas

Given under my hand, as Clerk of the County Court of Bedford this 28th day of November 1871.
Ro S Quarles clerk

CERTIFICATE TO OBTAIN A MARRIAGE LICENSE
to be annexed to the License, required by Act passed 15th March 1861

Time of Marriage, 14 Decr 1871
Place of Marriage, Bedford Co Va
Full names of Parties Married, Benjamin W. Chandler and Amy E. Preas
Colour, White
Age of Husband, 23 years
Age of Wife, 18 "
Condition of Husband, Single
Condition of Wife, Single
Place of Husband's Birth, Franklin Co Va
Place of Wife's Birth, Bedford Co Va
Place of Husband's Residence, " " "
Place of Wife's Residence, " " "
Names of Husband's Parents, Stephen and Francis Chandler
Names of Wife's Parents, Joseph and Mahaly L. Preas
Occupation of Husband, Farmer

Given under my hand this 28th day of November 1871.
Ro S Quarles clerk
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Minister's Return of Marriage

I certify that on the 14 day of December 1871, at Mahaly Preas I united in Marriage the above named and described parties, under authority of the annexed License.
G. Wheeler

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