On 20 Apr 1828, Philipp Seng and Elisabetha Lather were married in Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Starkenburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse and by Rhine.
SOURCE: Kirtorf Evangelische Kirche (Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Starkenburg, Grand Duchy of Hesse and by Rhine), “Copulations=Protocoll der Pfarrei Kirtorf 1808-1875 [Marriage Records of the Kirtorf Parish 1808-1875.],” page 180, Philipp Seng and Elisabetha Lather, 20 April 1828; filmed as Kirchenbuch 1725-1875; FHL INTL microfilm 1,336,981, Item 3.
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180. Phillip Seng and Elisabetha Lather
x the required proclamations were made in three weeks, error, the margin is valid. Spamer.
The following were married and legally blessed on the twentieth of April in the year of the Lord eighteen-hundred and twenty-eight in the local parish church and in the parish church in Breidenbach am Herzberg x with the permission of the bridegroom’s guardian Kasper Eidt, resident of Oberjossa, and also the parents of the bride:
Philipp Seng, legitimately born, unmarried son of the deceased Johann Henrich Seng, former resident and innkeeper in Oberjossa in Kurhesse, Ziegenhain Kreisampt, and the deceased Maria Christina née Bauer, newly beginning citizen and baker here in Kirtorf, born on the 11th of December 1804, and
Elisabetha Lather, legitimately born, unmarried daughter of Elias Lather, citizen and baker here, and Anna Elisabetha née Schmidt, born on the 3rd of January 1807.
1) Johann Kaspar hock, young woman: school teacher,
2) Elias Lather, father of the bride,
who have signed the present document next to me, the minister who performed the marriage.
[signed] Johann Kaspar Hock
[signed] Elias Lather. Johann Konrad Spamer.
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