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Question #1: The records for Berrien County 1915 v.1 begin with June. Where can I find records for January?
Answer #1: The records for 1915 v.1 and v.2 have been loaded backwards. Records from January 1 – June 23 are located in Michigan County Marriages 1820-1835 > Berrien > Marriage affidavits 1915 v. 2, and records June 23- December 31 are located in Michigan County Marriages 1820-1835 >Berrien > Marriage affidavits 1915 v. 1.
Question #2: When I try to view some images in Calhoun County, I lose the Menu bar and cannot scroll ahead to the next image to see the complete information for the record. Is there a way to view that information?
Answer #2: The second page of the records from DGS 4653783 – Film #2107812- does not seem to have been linked. The event date given on the record details pages seems to be the marriage license date. The marriage date and maiden name of mother is on the following page. This information can be seen by viewing Film# 2107812. See NOTE above
Question #3: I cannot find records for Mackinac County. Are they available?
Answer #3: Mackinac County is not online at this time. The films for these records can be found in the catalog by using the keyword search Michigan Mackinac Marriages. They can then be ordered for viewing. See NOTE above.
Question #4: Where can I find the records for Oakland County? Are they online?
Answer#4: Oakland County is not online at present. The films for these records can be found in the catalog by using the keyword search Michigan Oakland Marriages. They can then be ordered for viewing. See NOTE above.
Question #5: The marriage certificates for Wayne County, Marriage indexes, 1867-1873, v. G appear to be missing. Where can I find the marriage certificates listed in the marriage index?
Answer #5: The marriage index and marriage certificates for this set of records are combined, with the index being the first 50 images and the certificates from 51 to the end. After you determine from the index what page the certificate is on, advance the images until you find the page number. Look down the page until you find the person you are searching.
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