Henry Rutledge, Toronto & Margaret Armstrong, Toronto (13 Aug. 1841)




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of Sydenham in the County of Kent, and of Toronto in Canada, one
of Her Majesty's Most Honorable Privy Council, Governor-General
of British North America, and Captain General and Governor in Chief
in and over the Provinces of Canada, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick,
and the Island of Prince Edward, and Vice-Admiral of the same.

WHEREAS, Her Majesty has been graciously pleased, to authorise me to
grant Licenses for the Solemnization of Marriages : AND WHEREAS Henry
, of the City of Toronto, in the said
Province, Bachelor, and Margaret Armstrong,
of the said City, late of Bullyreagh, in the
County of Fermunagh, Ireland, Spinster,
Daughter of Francis Armstrong, of Bullreagh
aforesaid, Farmer.

are determined to enter into the Holy Banns of Matrimony, and are desirous of
having their Marriage publicly Solemnized ; in order that such their honest desires
may the more speedily have their due effect, and that they may be able to procure
the same to be lawfully Solemnized, without publication of Banns, I do hereby, for
good causes, give and grant this License of Faculty, as well to them the said Par-
ties contracting, as to all or every Parson or Minister, duly ordained, and lawfully
exercising his Ministry within that part of the Province of Canada, heretofore
constituting the Province of Upper Canada, to Solemnize and perform the same :
Provided always, that by reason of any Affinity, Consanguinity, Pre-contract, or any
other lawful cause, there be no legal impediment in this behalf, otherwise, if any
fraud shall appear to have been committed, at the time of granting this License,
either by false suggestions or concealment of the truth, that then this License shall
be null and void, to all intents and purposes whatsoever.

Given under my hand and Office Seal at Kingston
this Thirteenth day of August
in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight
Hundred and Forty one and of Her Majesty's
Reign the fourth year.

T W C Murdoch

By His Excellency's Command
James Hopkins

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