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Application for Marriage License of Edward H. McCleery and Mary N. Byham [Marriage Certificate]

Description

This marriage certificate describes the union of Edward H. McCleery and Mary N. Byham on either February or July (the writing is unclear) 28, 1914 by George A. Sutton in Kane, PA. The application supplies details about Edward, Mary, and their families.

Once I can confirm the month of their marriage, I will fix this description and the full text.

Date

1914

Full Text

Application for Marriage License.

No. 5937

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, County of McKean

We, the undersigned, in accordance with the statements hereinafter contained, the facts set forth wherein we and each of us do solemnly swear are true and correct to the best of our knowledge and belief, do hereby make application to the Clerk of the Orphans' Court of McKean County, Pennsylvania, for the license to marry.

Edward H. McCleery
Mary N. Byham

Statement of Male

Full name and surname: Edward H. McCleery
Color: white
Relationship either by blood or marriage: none
Occupation: Physician
Residence: Kane, PA.
Birthplace: Milton, Pa.
Date of birth: July 23rd, 1867
Age: 46 Years
Previous marriage or marriages: none
Is applicant afflicted with any transmissible disease: no
Name and surname of Father: John McCleery
Name and surname of Mother: Mary H. McCleery
Maiden name of Mother: Mary H. Marr
Residence of Father: dead
Residence of Mother: Milton, Pa.
Color of Mother: white
Occupation of Mother: Housekeeper
Birthplace of Father: Milton, Pa.
Birthplace of Mother: Milton, Pa.
Is applicant an imbecile, epileptic, of unsound mind or under guardianship as a person of unsound mind, or under the influence of any intoxicating liquors or narcotic drug: no
Has applicant, within five years been an inmate of any county asylum or home for indigent persons: no
Is applicant physically able to support a family: yes

Signature of applicant: Edward H. McCleery

Statement of Female

Full name and surname: Mary N. Byham
Relationship either by blood or marriage: none
Occupation: school teacher
Residence: Kane, Pa.
Birthplace: Wetmore Township, McKean Co., Pa.
Date of birth: October 20, 1887
Age: 26 Years
Previous marriage or marriages: None
Is applicant afflicted with any transmissible disease: no
Name and surname of Father: S. L. Byham
Name and surname of Mother: Katherine Byham
Maiden name of Mother: Katherine Hayes
Residence of Father: Kane, Pa.
Residence of Mother: Kane, Pa.
Color of Father: White
Color of Mother: white
Occupation of Father: Contractor
Occupation of Mother: Housekeeper
Birthplace of Father: Do not know
Birthplace of Mother: Venango Co., Pa.

Duplicate Certificate

(To be returned to the Clerk of Orphans' Court within 30 days after marriage.)

No. 5937

I, George A. Sutton hereby certify, that on the 28 day of July/Febry.February(??) 1914, at Kane, Pa Edward H. McCleery and Mary N. Byham were by me united in marriage, in accordance with license issued by the Clerk of the Orphans' Court of McKean County, Pennsylvania, numbered 5937.

Geo. A. Sutton
Minister of the Gospel