|Jacksonville Provost Marshal Marriages
Scipio Bizzard and Jane Jones
August 8, 1865
Office Pro. Marshal
Jacksonville Fla Aug 8th 1865
To any minister of the gospel or other person authorized to solemnize the right of Matrimony whereas martial law exists
throughout the State of Florida.
And whereas application has been made to me for a license to Solemnize the right of Matrimony between Scipio Bizzard
Co K, 34th USC Troop and Jane Jones residence of Hilton Head S. C.
These are therefore to authorize you or either of you to solemnize and join in Holy Bond of Matrimony Scipio Bizzard and
Jane Jones and make return thereof certified under your hand and private seal to this office and this shall be your legal
license for so doing.
Given under my hand
This the 8th Day of August AD 1865
R. C. Loveridge
1st Lieut 3 USC Troops
and Prov. Marshal
[Editor note: Rom’s C. Loveridge, 1st Lt, Company B, Mustered in July 25, 1863, Mustered out with company October 31,
Index: Rom’s C. Loveridge, 3rd USCT Company B, Scipio Bizzard, Jane Jones, 34th USCT Company K, Hilton Head S. C.,
martial law, Florida,