Cheatham/Horsley Marriage License, 1873 (Ms2009-107)
Collection is open to research.
Permission to publish material from the Cheatham/Horsley Marriage License must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.
George W. Cheatham was born about 1848 in Appomattox County, Virginia. Nannie P. Horsley, born about 1853, lived Nelson County, Virginia, until her marriage to Cheatham in 1873. They had two daughters: Elizabeth E. (b. abt. 1875) and Amanda H. (b. abt. 1879). The family had a farm in Appomattox County.
Language of Materials
The Cheatham/Horsley Marriage License was donated to Special Collections in 1995.
General Physical Description note
1 folder; 0.1 cu. ft.
The collection contains a marriage license for George W. Cheatham and Nannie P. Horsley.
The marriage license was completed in Appomattox, Virginia, and lists information about George and Nannie, including their ages at the time of the marriage, places of birth, and parents. In addition, the license notes the date of the wedding (October 13, 1873) and the name of the minister who conducted the ceremony.
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Cheatham/Horsley Marriage License commenced and was completed in July 2009.
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