W.C. Howard and Ann M. Thompson
At Houston, Texas on Thursday, the 27th January 1842, by Wm. G. Evans, Esq.,
W.C. Howard, late of Louisiana, Avoyelles Parish to Miss Ann M. Thompson,
daughter of Asa Thompson, formerly Representative in the Legislature of
Arkansas, all of this city.
Arkansas Gazette, June 1, 1842, Volume 23, Number 25, page 3, column 4.
W.C. Howard to Ann M. Thompson
Republic of Texas,
County of Harris,
To any Judge, Justice of the Peace or Regularly ordained Minister of the
You are hereby authorized & empowered to celebrate the rites of marriage
between W.C. Howard & Ann M. Thompson, both of this Co(unty) at present, and
of the manner of such celebration you are required to make due return to
this office within Sixty days from the date hereof.
Given under my hand & impress of the Seal of the County at office in
Houston, this 27 Jan(uar)y 1842.
W.R. Baker, Clk. H.C.
by D.D. Crelp, Dpty.
Which was returned to Jan(uar)y 29, 1842. Endorsed "I do hereby certify that
I solemnized the rites of Matrimony between Wm. C. Howard & Ann M. Thompson
on the 27th day of Jan(uar)y 1842.
Houston Jan(uar)y 29, 1842.
Wm. G. Evans, J.P. H.C.
Harris County, Texas Marriage Volume A, page 304.
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