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Marriage Record of John Hinshaw and Mary Martin


Record of the marriage certificate of John Hinshaw and Mary Martin
Cane Creek MM book of marriage records:
"Western Quarter Cane Creek Monthly Meeting Volume I", page 93; microfilm #0371251 in the LDS FHL.

Whereas John Hinshaw son of William & Mary Hinshaw of Guilford County and Province of North Carolina & Mary Martin Daughter of George & Sarah Martin of Chatham County & province afforesaid - having declared their intentions of Marriage with Each other Before several monthly meetings of the people Called Quakers at Cane Creek Meeting House in the County of orrange and Province afore said according to the good order used amongst them and having used amongst them and having [sic] consent of parents and Relations Concerned their said Proposals of marriage was alowed By said meetings - - - - Now these are to Certify whome it may concern that for the full accomplishing their said intention this fourteenth Day of the second Month in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred Eighty and one they the said John Hinshaw and Mary Martin apeared in a publick meeting of the said People and others at their meeting House at Rocky River - - - and the said John Hinshaw Taking the said Mary Martin By the hand Did in a solemn manner openly Declare that he took her the said Mary Martin to be his wife promiseing with the Lords assistance to Be unto her a true and faithful husband until Death should seperate them or words to that effect - - - and then and there in the same assembly the said Mary Martin Did in Like manner openly Declare she took him the said John Hinshaw to Be her husband Promising with the Lords assistance to Be unto him a true and faithfull wife until Death should seperate them or words to that Purpose - - -
- - - And Moreover they the said John Hinshaw and Mary Martin she according to the Custom of marriage assuming the Name of her husband as a further Confirmation thereof Did the and there to these Presents set their hands - - -

And we Being Present at the solemnization of the said marriage Do as witnesses there unto also subscribe our Names the Day and year above Written - - -

John Hinshaw
Mary Hinshaw

Nathan Dixson
David Smith
Adam Martin
Mary Smith
Sarah Winter
Mincher Littler
William Hinshaw
George Martin
Jacob Hinshaw
Benjamin Hinshaw
Rachel Martin
William Hinshaw


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