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1822 Marriage Bond and Consent For William Montgomery and Mary Yates

William Peter Montgomery and Mary Yates are my 3rd great-grandparents.  They married January 21, 1822, and lived only eleven years together before William died during the cholera epidemic of 1833.  The couple had six children – Charles W., Martha E., Henry L., Mary Rebecca, Frances Edwina and William Peter Montgomery, my second great-grandfather, who was born two months after his father died.

Henrietta Yates, mother of Mary, was a Cambron before marriage to John Yates.  She had a brother, Raphael Cambron, who is probably the bondsman.  Her husband, John Yates, was deceased by this date.

Know all men by these presents that we, William Montgomery and Raphael Cambron, are held and firmly bound unto the Commonwealth of Kentucky in the just and full sum of fifty pounds current money, to the payment of which well and truly to be paid to the said commonwealth.  We bind ourselves, our heirs, jointly and severally, firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals and dated this 21st day of January 1822.

The condition of the above obligation is such that whereas there is a marriage shortly intended between the above bound William Montgomery and Miss Mary Yates, daughter of Henrietta Yates, for which a license has issued.  Now if there be no lawful cause to obstruct said marriage then the above obligation to be void, else to remain in full force and virtue in law.

William Montgomery, Raphael Cambron

I do hereby certify that I give my consent freely to William P. Montgomery to marry my daughter Mary Yates, who is above twenty-one years old, as witness  my hand this 21st day of January 1822.

Henrietta Yates

Test.  Raphael Cambron, Will Yates

Washington County, Kentucky

Today In Genealogy History – September 10

Edwina Frances Hagan was born 160 years ago – September 10, 1853 – in Washington County, Kentucky.  She was the daughter of James Aloysius Hagan and Mary Rebecca Montgomery, baptized October 9, 1853, at St. Rose Catholic Church.  I have no information about marriage or children.

Today In Genealogy History – June 19

William Peter Montgomery died 180 years ago – June 19, 1833 – during the cholera epidemic in Washington County, Kentucky.  William was the son of Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder, born October 24, 1798.  William married Mary Yates January 21, 1822.  William and Mary had 6 children:  Charles W., Martha E., Henry L., Mary Rebecca, Frances Edwina and William Peter Montgomery, who was born six weeks after his father’s death.

William Peter Montgomery Family Sheet

Family Group Sheet for William Peter Montgomery

Husband: William Peter Montgomery
Birth: 24 Oct 1798 in Washington County, Kentucky
Death: 19 Jun 1833 in Washington County, Kentucky
Marriage: 21 Jan 1822 in Washington County, Kentucky
Mother: Mary Ann Elder
Father: Charles Montgomery

Wife: Mary Polly Yates
Birth: 1800
Death: 1874 in Washington County, Kentucky
Mother: Henrietta Cambron
Father: John Yates


Name: Charles W. Montgomery
Birth: 01 Sep 1823
Death: Monroe Co., MO
Marriage: 20 Dec 1844 in Washington Co., KY
Spouse: Helen Hagan

Name: Martha E. Montgomery
Birth: 1825
Marriage: 17 Aug 1846 in Washington Co., KY
Spouse: Thomas L. Hagan

Name: Henry L. Montgomery
Birth: 1827
Marriage: 23 Jun 1857 in Washington Co., KY
Spouse: Elnora Montgomery

Name: Mary Rebecca Montgomery
Birth: 1829
Marriage: 08 Apr 1842 in Washington Co., KY
Spouse: James Aloysius Hagan

Name: Frances Edwina Montgomery
Birth: Abt. 1832 in Washington Co., KY

Name: William Peter Montgomery
Birth: 07 Aug 1833 in Washington County, Kentucky
Death: 22 Aug 1910 in Washington County, Kentucky
Burial: 24 Aug 1910 in St. Dominic Cemetery, Washington County, KY
Marriage: 30 Dec 1862 in Washington County, Kentucky
Spouse: Martha Ann Carrico