A marriage bond definition
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A marriage bond is document obtained by an engaged couple prior to
It affirmed that there was no moral or legal reason why the couple
could not be married.
In addition, the man affirmed that he would be able to support himself
and his new bride.
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The bride's father sometimes signed the bond. Sometimes the grooms
father signed it as well. Some bonds are not affirmed by the parents at