08 January 2014
Wedding Wednesday - Bloss - Hess Marriage Bond (1811)
The condition of the above obligation is such, that whereas a marriage is shortly intended to be solemnized between the above bound
John Hess and Mary Blose daughter of Adam Blose of Rockingham county, if therefore, there shall be lawful cause to obstruct the said marriage, then the above obligation to be void; otherwise, to remain in full force and virtue. Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of Thomas Lewis.
John X Hess (his mark),
John Hess & his wife, Anna Maria "Mary" Bloss were married 27 JUN 1811 in Rockingham County, Virginia. John Hess born 7 JUN 1787 in Virginia and his wife, Anna Maria "Mary" Bloss (25 SEP 1787-16 JUN 1870 Butler County, Ohio) were the parents of 8 children -
Joseph H. Hess (1813-1891)
Elizabeth "Betsy" Hess (Unk)
Polly Hess (Unk)
John Franklin Hess (1818-1888)
Lee Anna Hess (1819-1899)
Sarah Ann Hess (1821-1907)
Parmelia F. Hess (1829-1916)
William H. Hess (1831 - ?)
Parmelia Hess, my ancestor marries Robert Phillips (1827-1909). But that's another post for another day.
*Rockingham County, Virginia Marriage Bonds