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This is an exact typed copy of the original marriage certificate I have in my files.

MARRIAGE LICENSE

STATE OF TEXAS

COUNTY OF BOWIE

To any Regularly licensed or ordained Minister of the Gospel, Jewish

Rabbi, Judge of the District or County Court, or any Justice of the

Peace in and for Bowie County - GREETINGS:

You Are Hereby Authorized to Solemnize the RITES OF MATRIMONY Between

Mr. J. A. Autrey and miss Rosa Ellen Hoforth and make due return to the

Clerk of the County Court of said County within sixty days thereafter

certifying your action under this License.

Witness my official signature and seal of office, at office in Boston,

Texas the 6th day of May 1911

Tobe Morris Clerk of County Court

By J. P. Looney, Deputy Bowie County

I, Jas Kenney, hereby certify that on the 7th day of May 1911 I united

in Marriage Mr. J. A. Autrey and Miss Rosa Ellen Hoforth the parties

above named.

Witness my hand this 8th day of May 1911

Jas Kenney, Justice of the Peace

NO. 146

Marriage license

Mr. J.A. Autrey and Miss Rosa Ellen Hoforth

Issued the 5th day of May 1911

Toby Morris Clerk County Court

By J. P. Looney, Deputy

Returned and Filed for Record the 9th day of May 1911 and recorded the

30 day of June 1911

Tobe Morris Clerk County Court

By ___ ____ Boswell, Deputy

Recorded in Book 8 Page 156 of Marriage Records