Know all men by these presents that we, Ebenezer Briggs and Samuel Grundy, are held and firmly bound unto his Excellency, the Governor of Kentucky, in the sum of fifty pounds current money, to the payment of which well and truly to be made to the said Governor and his successors. We bind ourselves, our heirs, jointly, severally and firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals and dated this 6th day of May 1793.
The condition of the above obligation is such that whereas there is a marriage shortly intended between the above bound Ebenezer Briggs and Phebe Gilkey, for which a license has issued. Now if there be no lawful cause to obstruct the said marriage, then this obligation to be void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.
Ebenezer Briggs, Samuel Grundy
To Mr. John Reed
Categories: Marriage Records