Thomas Brown and Mary Henthorn
17th and 19th February 1838
Vermillion County, Illinois
THE PEOPLE OF THE ... ... ILLINOIS
To all who shall see these presents, Greeting:
Know ye, That license and permission is hereby granted ... any regular Minister of the Gospel authorized to marry by the church or society to which he belongs; and Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice of any Inferior Court, or Justice of the Peace, to celebrate and certify the marriage of Thomas Brown and Mary Henthorn now both of this county, according to the usual custom and laws of the State of Illinois.
Witness, Amos Williams, clerk of the County Commissioners' Court of Vermillion county, Illinois; and the seal of said court being hereto affixed at Danville, this 17th day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-eight.
s/Amos Williams, Clerk
STATE OF ILLINOIS )
Vermillion County, ) ss.
I HEREBY CERTIFY, that on the 18 day of February A.D. 1838, I joined in the holy state of matrimony Thomas Brown and Mary Henthorn according to the usual custom, and the laws of the State of Illinois.
Given under my hand and seal, this 19th day of February A.D. 1838
s/Daniel C. Hill J.P. seal