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From: ShaniFaye <>
Subject: [NCROOTS] Question about Bastardy Bonds
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 14:00:54 -0500


I am wondering if there were ever circumstances where a bastardy bond was
"cancelled" For example, I have an instance where a bond was issued for a
child that wasnt born yet. The parents never married, but I have reason to
think the child ended up being raised by the father (maybe the mother died
in childbirth?) In cases like this, would there have been some sort of
court procedure or paperwork filing that would have negated the initial
bond?

Shannon


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