Know all men by these presents, that we, Scott Hankley and William Dunkin are held and firmly bound unto the Commonwealth of Kentucky, in the sum of fifty pounds, to the payment whereof well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, jointly and severally, firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals, and dated this 15th day of April 1842.
The condition of the above obligation is such, that whereas a marriage is shortly intended to be solemnized between the above bound Scott Hankley and Lucy Dunkin of this county: Now, shall it always hereafter appear, that if there is no just cause to obstruct the said marriage, then the above obligation to be void, else to remain in full force and virtue.
Scott Hankley, William Dunkin
Test, Duff Green, Clerk
Duff Green, Boyle County Clerk