Ephraim Henthorn and Eunice Bailey
21 Dec 1853
State of Illinois, Vermilion County, ss.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS,
TO ALL WHO SHALL SEE THESE PRESENTS, GREETING:
Know Ye, That License and Permission is hereby granted to any acting Minister of the Gospel, in regular standing with the Church or Society to which he belongs; any Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice of any Inferior Court, or Justice of the Peace, to celebrate and certify the Marriage of Ephraim Henthorn and Eunice Bailey now both of this County, according to the usual custom and laws of the State of Illinois.
Witness, THOMAS SHORT, Clerk of the County Court of Vermilion
County, Illinois, and the Seal of said Court being hereto
affixed, at Danville, this 21st day of December in the year of
Our Lord, One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-three.
s/Thomas Short Clerk.
STATE OF ILLINOIS )
VERMILION COUNTY,) SS.
I hereby certify that, on the 21st day of December A.D. 1853, I joined in the holy state of Matrimony, Ephraim Henthorn and Eunice Bailey according to the usual customs and the laws of the State of Illinois.
Given under my hand and seal, this 21st day of December A.D. 1853
s/Jacob Yants J.P. seal