To any authorized Minister of the Gospel
These are to license you to solemnize the rites of matrimony according to the forms of the church to which you belong between Thomas Scott and Miss Lavina Lowe, the ward of John Wiseman.
Given under my hand as clerk of the court court of the said county this 10th day of November 1828.
Nelson County, to wit;
I, Benjamin Grayson, clerk of the county court of the said county, do certify that bond is given by the said Thomas Scott, with the said John Wiseman, his security as required by law on his application for the above license, and the consent of the said John Wiseman being personally given.
Given under my hand the date above,