Title:  Chickasaw County Deeds
Submitter:  Patsy Vinson
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I copied this marriage bond at the Jackson, Mississippi Archives on
Thursday, April 25.

Book 5  page 162...........Reel MS2-9 ........Roll 28

                                          MARRIAGE  BOND

                  KNOW ALL MEN BY these Presents:
That we, Rubin Stringfellow and R. A. Crawford
are held and firmly bound unto the State of Mississippi, in the penal sum of One Hundred Dollars, the payment whereof, well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly, separately, and firmly by these presents. Signed by us and sealed with our seals this 1st day of Feby  ........A.D. 1879

    The Condition of the Obligation is such, That, whereas, a marriage is intended to be solemnized between
Mr. Rubin Stringfellow                and  Miss Hattie E. Stevens

and a License therefor has this day been granted. Now, if there be no lawful cause to obstruct said marriage, then this obligation to be void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue.
                                      Rubin (his mark) Stringfellow (seal)
                                      R.A. Crawford  (seal)

State of Mississippi
Chicasaw County

 To any Judge, Minister of the Gospel, or Justice, lawfully authorized to Celebrate the Rites of Matrimony:
           You are hereby authorized to celebrate the RITES OF MATRIMONY between  Mr.  Rubin Stringfellow   and Miss H. E. Stevens
                Given under my hand and the Seal of the Circuit Court of said county this
                         1st day of  Feby          A.D. 1879
                                                             H. B. Lacey, Clerk
                                                           By  T.C. Lyon, Deputy
Chicasaw County.

     By the Virtue of the above License, I have this day solemnized the RITES OF MATRIMONY between
 Mr. Reubin Stringfellow  and Miss H. E. Stevens
         Witness my hand this   2   day of   Feby  A.D. 1879
                                    B. G. Underwood, Mayor & J.P. (seal)
Truly recorded the 10 day of May A.D. 1879
                                                      H. B. Lacey, Clerk
                                                      T.C. Lyon, Deputy

Patsy Vinson