Benjamin Franklin Garrigues / Elizabeth Emslie marriage

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Date: 4 Aug 1784 [unknown]
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Surnames/tags: garrigues emslie
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Whereas Benjamin Franklin Garrigues of the City of Philad'ia in Pennsylvania House Carpenter, Son of Saumel Garrigues late of Philad'a afforesaid deceas'd, and and Mary his wife and Elizabeth Emslie Daughter of John and Mary Emslie of Philad'a afforesaid, having declared their intentions of Marriage with each other before Several Monthly Meetings of the People called Quakers held in their Meeting House in Pine Street for the Southern District of Philad'a aforesaid, according to the good order used among them, and having consent of Parents, their proposals were allow'd of by the said meeting. Now these are to certify whom it may concern that for the full accomplishing their said Intentions, this fourth day of the Eighth Month in the Year of our Lord one thousand seven Hundred & Eighty four, they the said Benjamin Franklin Garrigues and Elizabeth Emslie, appeared in a Public Meeting in Pine Street, Philad'a afforesaid and the said Benjamin Franklin Garrigues taking by the hand did in a solemn manner openly declare that he took the said Elizabeth Emslie to be his Wife, promising with divine assistance, to be unto her a loving & faithful Husband until Death should seperate them, and then, there in the said Assembly the said Elizabeth Emslie did in like manner declare that she took him the said Benjamin Franklin Garrigues to be her Husband, promising with divine assistance to be unto him a loving & faithful Wife, untill Death should seperate them, And moreover they the said Benjamin Franklin Garrigues & Elizabeth Emslie as a further confirmation thereof (she according to the Custom of Marriage Assuming the name of her Husband) did, then & there, to these presents set their Hands
Benjamin F Garrigues
Eliz'th Garrigues

And we whose names are here under also subscribed being presents set their Hands, and we whose Names are hereunto also subscrib'd being present at the solemnization of the said Marriage & Subscription have as witnesses thereof, set our Hands the Day & Year above written.

Ann Hollowell
Eliza Lisle
Mary Emslie
Mary Garrigues sen'r
Ann Jones
Wm Garrigues
Samuel Garrigues son of Sam'l
Rebecca Garrigues
Mary Garrigues junr
Caleb Jones
Edward Garrigues
Margaret Garrigues
Ester Fisher
Joseph Hollowell
Thomas Morgan
Hugh Robertson
Owen Biddle
John Pemberton Junr
Abraham Garrigues
Griffith Jones
Mary Emslie
George Emslie
Sarah Emslie
Hannah Emslie
Mary Garrigues
Thomas Hollowell
Henry Drinker Jun'r
Lydia Tuckness
Barbara Evans
Mary Drinker
Rob't Wharton
Sarah Lewis
Eliz'th Drinker
Sarah Waln
Ann Conyngham
Hannah West Roberts
Eliz'th Armitt
Lydia Gilpin
Elizabeth Houghton
Mary Roberts
Sarah Thomas
Hannah Lownes
Joseph Richardson, J'r
John Flawer
Dan'l Offley jun'r
Sam'l H. Redwood
Joshua Gilpin
Tho's Hough
Sam'l Lewis
John Evans
Mary Lewis
Sarah Redwood
Mary Hough
Mary Drinker
Elizabeth Hough
Mary Drinker Jun'r
Martha Gillingham
David Evans
James Cresson
Joseph Bringhurst
John Townsend
Daniel Drinker
Hugh Law
Tho's Fisher
Rob't Wood
Sam'l Coates
Jon'a Evans jun'r
Richard Naux
Thomas Afflick
James Aldden
Isaac Paxson
Jesse Waterman

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