Mr. J. S. Crawford, age 23 to Miss. Catharine A. Fitch, age 17.
In the Circuit Court of Harrison County, In Vacation August 17, 1878
Issue of License
Application being made this day by J_ _ H. Smith for license for the marriage of Mr. J. S. Crawford aged 23 years, and Miss. Catharine A. Fitch aged 17 years, and it appearing by affidavit of J_ _ H. Smith and written consent of P (N) or (W)? Fitch on file that the said parties are of competent age and condition to marry, License is therefore issued.
Certificate of Marriage To the Circuit Court of Harrison County: This certifies, that on the 25th day of August A.D. 1878 at ______? Mills in said County, according to law and by authority, I duly joined in marriage J. S. Crawford and C. A. Fitch. Given under my hand the 25th day of August 1878.
Harrison County Marriage Records Vol. 3 page 143
It is possible that the above two people are my great grandparents, John Smith Crawford and Catharine A. Fitch. Catharine's middle name may have been "Alice" and possibly born in Nebraska and or Iowa. Could she have been called Cleora also?
If this is my great grandparents they had three sons and fairly certain they had a daughter. Edward M. Crawford Albert H. Crawford George Leroy Crawford Ada E. Crawford
Please contact me if you see any possibilities in this posting.