Friday, February 15, 2013

Emory Richmond's Record Of Marriage

Emory Richmond's Civil War Pension Application File has the marriage record for Emory C. Richmond and Mary S. Burch which is transcribed below.  The original record is now online at FamilySearch.

State of Michigan
County of Lapeer

Date of License:  January 31st 1885  Date of Marriage January 31st 1885
Full Name of Bridegroom  Emory C. Richmond
Residence at time of Marriage:  Lapeer
Age: 44 years
Color:  White
Birthplace:  Livingston Co. N.Y.
Occupation:  Farmer
Father's Name:  Not Given
Mother's Maiden Name:  " "
Times previously Married:  "  "
Full Name of Bride:  Mary S. Burch
Maiden Name, if a Widow:  Mary S. Lewis
Residence at time of Marriage:  Lapeer City
Age: 31 years
Color:  White
Birthplace:  Pennsylvania
Occupation:  Not Given
Father's Name:  " "
Mother's Maiden Name:  "  "
Times Previously Married:  "  "
Place of Marriage:  Lapeer City
Date of Marriage:  January 31st 1885
Name and Official Station of Person performing marriage ceremony:  C.S. Eastman, Minister of the Gospel
Names and Residences of Witnesses to Marriage:  Maggie J. Eastman, Josie Hinman [2nd witness listed in error]

State of Michigan
County of Lapeer
I, H. Vande Bogart Deputy Clerk, of the County of Lapeer and of the Circuit Court thereof, the same being a Court of Record and having a Seal DO HEREBY CERTIFY, that I have compared the foregoing copy of Record of License and Marriage of Emory C. Richmond and Mary S. Burch with the original Record of said License and Marriage now remaining in my office, and have found the said copy a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of such original Record.

In Testimony Thereof, I have hereunto set my and and affixed the Seal of said Circuit Court, this 29th day of Nov A.D. 1899     H. Vande Bogart, Deputy Clerk

Emory Richmond was the son of Thomas P. and Laura (Backus) Richmond.

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