Whereas Elizabeth Ann Hoff, has obtained a divorce a vinculo matrimonii, from
Henry P. Hoff, in the Superior Court of Oglethorpe county, and the said Henry P. Hoff
being a good disposed, and orderly citizen and desirous of being relieved from all the
penalties and disabilities of his intermarriage with said Elizabeth Ann Hoff, and
subsequent divorce from her:
Be it therefore enacted, that said Henry P. Hoff of the county of Oglethorpe,
be and he is hereby relieved from all penalties and disabilities, consequent upon his
intermarriage with the said Elizabeth Ann Hoff and the subsequent divorce, obtained by
her; and that the said Henry P. Hoff, be, and he is hereby fully authorized to marry
again, any law to the contrary, notwithstanding.
H. P. Hoff's disabilities removed and he authorized to marry.
Assented to December 21st, 1857.
Henry P. Huff [Hoff] married Elizabeth Ann Fortson on
9 Apr 1847 in Elbert County. This was his second marriage. He had previously
been married to Elizabeth's cousin, Elmira Adams, who died in 1844. Henry was the
son of Peter Huff and Winnifred Porter.